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Christmas in Lake Garda - Solo Traveller

Italy

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  • Spend Christmas in Lake Garda on this 7-night solo traveller holiday.
  • Meet other like-minded solo travellers & enjoy the comfort of your very own hotel room
  • Stay in the beautiful lakeside town of Riva del Garda
  • Enjoy a full day trip to the medieval city of Bolzano.
  • Explore ancient canals & beautiful architecture on a guided day trip to Venice.
  • Visit the real-life setting of Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet on an excursion to the medieval city of Verona.
  • Experience the Italian Alps on an optional excursion, which can be booked at an additional cost.

Book Your Trip From 1099pp

From 1099pp

HOW MANY TRAVELLING?
1 Adults

Your Guided Holiday to Lake Garda 

Celebrate Christmas in Lake Garda with fellow solo travellers and immerse yourself in a holiday full of relaxation, beauty and culture amid a stunning natural backdrop. While Lake Garda is renowned for its magnificent landscape it also has a rich culture and intriguing past. History enthusiasts will enjoy exploring the quaint medieval villages that dot the lake and there are many attractions of both historical and cultural significance to visit in the region. On this fantastic 7-night solo traveller tour, we’ll experience an Italian Christmas, have plenty of time to soak up the relaxing, tranquil and festive atmosphere of Lake Garda, experiencing the quaint towns of Riva del Garda, Limone and Malcesine. We will also enjoy full day excursions to explore the enchanting warren of canals and squares in Venice and the charming UNESCO World Heritage Site of Verona.

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Trip Itinerary

Leisurely

Activity Level: Leisurely

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Travel to Italy

Transfer to Lake Garda

Upon arrival in Italy, you will be met in the arrivals area of the airport by our local representative who will accompany you to your hotel, located in the beautiful town of Riva del Garda. As you travel to your hotel, your guide will share some information about the local region, suggest activities for you to enjoy and answer any questions you may have.

Venice

Explore the City of Venice

Full Day

Today you will explore the enchanting warren of canals, quaint alleys and busy squares that make up the fascinating city of Venice. Known as 'La Serenissima' or ‘The most Serene,’ Venice is a prized jewel in Italy's glorious crown.  In Venice you will witness famous landmarks such as the bustling St. Mark's Square, the stunning Gothic building of Ca’ d’Oro, and the imposing marble Palazzo Ducale. Admire 16th and 17th art in the Gallera Franchetti or take a photograph on the Ponte di Rialto. You will also have free time to explore the numerous piazzas, bridges and dwellings that adorn the quaysides of Venice's extensive network of canals.

Christmas Day

Christmas Lunch and Dinner

Full Day

Time to relax today and enjoy a Christmas lunch and a festive candlelight dinner tonight.

At Leisure & Evening Dinner

Free time in Lake Garda

Full Day

Today is another day for you to relax and enjoy Christmas in Lake Garda.  You will have an evening dinner with music and dancing to finish off your night.

At Leisure or Optional Excursion to the Italian Alps

Explore Lake Garda at Your Own Pace

Full Day

Today you can take it easy at your hotel and explore its charming surroundings on foot or by local transport. Local information and great suggestions for places to see and things to do are provided by our Lake Garda team.

Please Note: Optional Excursion to the Italian Alps

Your local guide will offer an optional excursion to the Italian Alps with a traditional lunch included. (From €40 per person & payable locally to your guide this excursion is subject to minimum numbers)

Verona

Guided Excursion to Verona

Full Day

Following breakfast, you will depart by coach for Verona, via the east side of the lake or the motorway. Either way, the journey time is generally about 60 minutes.  Verona is very popular among tourists as well as being a significant commercial hub, given its position half way between Venice and Milan. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to the importance of its historical buildings and is probably best known today for the Roman amphitheatre, now home to the world famous Verona Opera festival, which runs from late June to early September. Also of interest is Juliet’s balcony – the fact that the balcony was added to the house in the 20th century doesn’t deter the hundreds of thousands of visitors that flock to see and photograph it every year.

Bolzano

Guided Tour of Bolzano

Full Day

After breakfast, you will take a trip to Bolzano, the provincial capital of the South Tyrol. Bolzano's Northern European and Mediterranean cultural mix combine to make the perfect union, which can be clearly seen in the historic and artistic treasures of this city. For centuries Bolzano has been the privileged centre of commercial exchanges between Italy and Germany. Today, the capital has become a cosmopolitan city which feels lively, cheerful, modern and yet refined all at the same time!

Return Home

Depart Italy

Depart by coach from your hotel to the airport, with guide assistance, for your flight home.

* Please note that the order of your excusions on the itinerary above is provisional and subject to change

Customer Reviews

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Know before you go

Will I be met at the airport?

You will be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred to your accommodation. You will be accompanied on all included excursions by your Travel Department guide. Your expert local guide is also available to give you tips and advice on any aspect of your holiday.

Do I need a Visa?

Please visit our visa page for information on requirements for each country's entry requirements

What if there is an emergency?

We have local representatives in all of our destinations who are available 24/7 as well as an emergency contact number for our offices in Ireland should you ever need it.

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