Desenzano del Garda

Small and charming town with an important tourist past, Desenzano del Garda is today one of the major centers to easily reach the famous Lake Garda. But the city of Desenzano is not only a place of passage to reach the shores of the lake. Among the streets of the historical center it will be possible to discover and rediscover ancient shops that preserve intact the typical alpine atmosphere, but also historical and artistic places of incomparable beauty. Among the wonders to be seen in Desenzano, a visit to the Castle, a real village surrounded by high walls of protection, can not be missed; the famous Villa Romana, among the most important testimonies of Roman villas in northern Italy; the Civic Archaeological Museum, which preserves intact historical artifacts from an ancient settlement near today's city of Desenzano del Garda.

How to reach Desenzano del Garda

The small town of Desenzano del Garda is well connected to the main neighboring towns and is easily accessible from the nearby municipalities of Milan, Brescia and Verona. The car is the most convenient and safe way to reach the city center via the A4 motorway, Desenzano del Garda exit. On our website the best NCC drivers from the Lombardy region.


The city of Desenzano del Garda is served by an efficient urban and suburban transport run by the Autolinee SAIA company, which provides daily connections from the Desenzano bus station (Via Solferino) to the cities of Brescia, Sirmione, Peschiera and Verona.


The town of Desenzano del Garda has a city train station. There are in fact numerous connections to the Desenzano del Garda station, which is just a few minutes walk from the historic center (alternative local public transport is recommended). Every day both regional and "high-speed" trains start and arrive through Trenitalia. For more information, consult the company website.


During the spring and summer the connections through the large Lake of Garda are active. In fact, the Navigazione Lago di Garda company makes connections with motor boats between the towns of Desenzano, Sirmione, Peschiera and Riva del Garda. To find out timetables, rates and frequency of connections, it is advisable to consult the website of the transport company.