Active week - Lake Garda

This outdoor activity holiday on Lake Garda is ideal for the more adventurous amongst you!

The activities are predominantly centred around climbing with the spectacular Lake Garda and its surroundings as your backdrop.  You will enjoy kayaking, canyoning and climbing as some of the activities included during the week.  

You will also experience and have at your disposal countless routes and amazing via ferratas for beginners as well as for the more capable.

After your outdoor adventures, you can relax on the shores of Lake Garda or take a stroll through the alleyways of the charming villages in search of delicious Italian pizza or other local specialties.

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  • Day 1 - Individual arrival into Lake Garda

    Individual arrival into your hotel of choice.

    there are 3 options - you can choose a 4* hotel under Cat A or a nice 3* option under Cat B.

    For an even more cost effective option, we also have a campimng alternative - this may work best if driving out or hiring a car at the airport

    Welcome meeting on arrival where you will receive detailed information on the activity programme ahead.


  • Day 2 - Family Cycling experience

    Grab your bikes and off you go on a scouting expedition!

    Far off the popular paths with your guide you will experience the stunning region on Lake Garda. You always proceed along gravel paths and roads with very little traffic and today you totally familiarise yourself with this region.

    You take a break at the ice cream parlour where you can sample the best ice cream or at a restaurant enjoying delicious snacks.

    A marvellous introduction to your activity week.

    Duration: approx. 3-4 hours.


  • Day 3: Family Rock Climbing

    Today is a family climbing experience - ideal for the adults and the children

    Lake Garda is considered one of the best regions for rock climbers.

    Here also climbing newcomers can easily gain initial experience and also get to know nature better.

    Half a day climbing fun on a natural rockface suitable for the entire family.

    Duration: approx. 3-4 hours.


  • Day 4 - Kajaking

    Today we have a lovely adventure on the water.

    Equipped with Kajak and paddle you will start on the„Lago di Cavedine“ – the lake Cavedine.

    Enjoy the awesome panoramic view!

    Next to the lake you will find the Monte Bondone, the Monte Casale and the Monte Gazza-Pagganella.

    You paddle along the lake in between the step western shore, full of quite nature and the east shore. Together with your guide you will have an easy paddling tour without any hurry.

    A really cool adventure!

    Duration: approx. 4 hours.


  • Day 5 - Day of rest

    After some adventures a day to relax is just what you need!

    Alternatively, you grab a paddle board and make your way across the sparkling Lake Garda.

    It is entirely up to your whether you spend today relaxing on the beach or whether yet another adventure calls.


  • Day 6: Family Via ferrata

    Today a via ferrata is on the menu.

    You will experience the region from high up, enjoy fabulous views - all included in this activity.

    Equipped with climbing harness and helmet and always secured with ropes, you head across steel ropes, iron ladders and step-aids up into the mountain.

    This adventure binds you together and delivers memorable moments to your active holiday!

    Duration: approx. 3-4 hours.


  • Day 7 - Canyoning

    Today you get a refreshing break from the hot summer days!

    Here the water has carved its way through the canyon for thousands of years.

    Great for you, which means you get the chance to experience this mysterious gorge by jumping, sliding and splashing.

    Fun and action combined for adults and children is guaranteed during this invigorating canyoning tour.

    Duration: approx. 4 hours.


  • Day 8: Individual departure

    Individual departure home from your chosen airport.

    You are welcome to schedule your homeward transport for any time.

    If you decide to spend more time in Italy, we can offer an extension in the mountains, in verona or  by the lake - do get in touch and we can make some suggestions - could include hiring a catamaran and sailing across Lake Garda, or for the amusement park enthusiasts, go for a visit to Gardaland

    See the prices - prices shown per adult.

    Child reductions up to 25% from under 12; and 20% under 16 when sharing parents room (applies to Cat A)

    Get in touch for a quote for the camping options or Cat B.


  • Cat A - Garda activity


    FREE WIFI SWIMMING POOL

    Cat A hotels

    Example hotel is Astoria Park

    Situated only a few minutes walk from the shores of Lake Garda, surrounded by beautiful Mediterranean vegetation, the 4* resort is the base for the whole family for your activities.

    The meeting point for each daily activity is only a short car journey away. The hotel offers a variety of opportunities to blow off steam: a large outdoor pool, a 15.000 m² green garden with palms, olive groves and pomegranate trees and a “Windy Mini Club” for kids.

    Parents enjoy the indoor pool with sauna. The superior-rooms are bright and very spacious mostly featuring a balcony andthe interior is kept fresh and modern. 

    All rooms come with a bath and WC, air conditioning, TV, safe, as well as free WIFI. Only located 500 metres away from the center of Riva del Garda means this activity holiday is bound to be perfectly relaxing.

    www.astoriaparkhotel.it

  • Cat B - Garda activity


    FREE WIFI IN THE ROOMS

    Cat. B: 3*** in Riva del Garda

    Surrounded by olive groves, with an fantastic panorama view of the lake garda and just 2 kilomters away from the center of Riva del Garda, the modern hotel is waiting for active families.

    Situated in a very quiet place above the lake garda, it´s just a minutes’ walk to the shore.After a short car journey(15 minutes) you can easily get to the meeting point of your daily activities.

    The outdoor pool with sun terrace and garden is perfect for active families.The chic rooms are appointed with a balcony, bathroom, air conditioning, safe, sea view and a TV. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel.

    A quite place and the base for your action-holidays.

    www.hotelpace.net

  • Cat C - Garda activity


    CAMPING

    Surrounded by the Trentino mountains and only two kilometres away from Arco this campsite is situated beautifully amidst green spaces.

    The meeting point for your daily activities can be easily reached on foot in a couple of minutes.

    There is a large swimming pool with a terrace to sunbathe and also the river Sacra runs directly past the campsite offering a lot of fun and opportunity to deeply relax.

    The Camping Zoo is a little paradise for active families and our reasonably priced alternative.

    www.campingzoo.it

Cat A - Garda activity

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Cat B - Garda activity

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Cat C - Garda activity

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    Meet & greet No need to struggle with heavy luggage or equipment and no need to take a shuttle bus - Simply drive to the terminal forecourt where you will be met by a uniformed driver who will take all the stress away from you.

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What we like

  • This activity week offers guests a wonderful opportunity to try out some essentially adventurous activities with the superb backdrop of Lake Garda.
  • You don't have to think of anything - just turn up and professionally qualified guides will provide you with all you need!

Operation dates

The active holiday in Lake Garda runs from  late-March to mid-October.

What's included

  • 7 overnight stays in chosen category
  • Board: hotel with breakfast included, camping:  without board, except in the evening: 1x barbeque on the river, 1x pizza party, 1x pasta party
  • Family cycling experience, guide included
  • Rock climbing, equipment and guide included
  • Canyoning for families, equipment and guide included (High Season only)
  • Kajak Tour, equipment and guide included (Season 3 only)
  • Family Via Ferrata, equipment and guide included
  • Family adventure trekking, equipment and guide included (early and late season only)
  • Forest adventure Rio Luina, equipment and guide included (early and late Season)
  • Welcome briefing (English)
  • Service hotline

Prices shown per adult.

Child reductions up to 25% from under 12; and 20% under 16 when sharing parents room (applies to Cat A)

Get in touch for a quote for Cat B. For the campsite (Cat C) prices are same for adults & children.

Other things to consider

  • Flights if required
  • Airport transfers
  • Visitor's tax payable locally
  • Extra nights on request

Important information

  • Requirements: head for heights, sure footedness and ability to swim
  • Canyoning available from May until mid September.  As an alternative for all other months there will be various trekking tours on offer
  • Depending on the weather the itinerary is subject to change

Highlights

  • Daily opportunity to swim in Lake Garda

Location

  • This holiday is based around Lake Garda.
  • There are 3 types of accommodation to choose from including hotels and camping

Holiday insurance

Holiday insurance is a requirement when booking our holidays

If you have a policy in place - that's great - if not the policy on our site is available from MPI  This covers all the key areas.

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