Known for their unbelievable natural beauty, laid back atmosphere and picturesque waterfront villages, it’s no surprise that the Italian lakes have long been a setting for creative inspiration. Now in 2021, there are so many incredible holidays to the Italian lakes to choose from, with much to be discovered.
Set against the foothills of the Alps, these chic and exclusive resorts are bursting with Italian charm and the scent of lemon trees in the air, with the swirling paths of perfectly pruned gardens brimming with colourful camellias, oleanders and azalea. On a getaway to the lakes of Italy, it’s not uncommon to embrace, or even be inspired by, la vita moda. Translating from Italian as “the stylish life” – the lakeside towns and villages are often frequented by sophisticated locals, dressed to impress. Always keen to keep to their artisan heritage, many shops and boutiques will display fine Italian goods.
But what is there to do in the Italian lakes? From scenic walks to wonderful vistas, each of the lakes have their own distinct appeal. For inspiration of which of our Italian lake holidays to choose,