Lake Garda is a lake in the north of Italy, and the surrounding region. It is a popular holiday location. The lake is situated at the border of the Po River plain, with the northern part stretching into the mountains.
The north of the lake seems to be more suitable for the people who enjoy a quiet, peaceful holiday, but a bell rings from the northernmost town of Riva Del Garda often early in the morning. The south has a theme park and a few man-made beaches so is for the more outgoing person.
There are many historical places and buildings around the lake. The architectural style is mostly traditional Italian vernacular, which is very picturesque. There are also many classical-style churches, grand houses and castles. There is a large church is located at the northernmost end of the lake.