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Magnificent Lake Garda & Venice

Magnificent Lake Garda is the largest and most enchanting of the Italian Lakes, combine with a day in Venice.

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Lake Garda is the largest and most enchanting of the Italian Lakes and has been a popular choice with holiday makers for over a century. Based in the northern part of the Lake in Riva Del Garda, surrounded by towering mountains and cliffs, also visit the south, surrounded by vineyards and olive groves and beautiful lakeside towns. Excursions include Venice and the Dolomites, plus an optional cruise on Lake Garda.


At a glance:

  • Venice
  • North Italian Alps

  • Lake Garda


This tour includes Sapphire Star Travel and our door-to-door home collection service.

Day 1

Following collection from home, travel to Folkestone for the eurotunnel crossing to Calais before continuing through France to Germany and the overnight hotel for a one night stay with dinner, bed and breakfast.


Day 2

Continue the journey into the mountains of Austria and across the Brenner Pass into Italy, arriving on the shores of Lake Garda and the Hotel Portici for the five night stay with dinner, bed and breakfast and a welcome drink on arrival.

B, D

Day 3

A free day to relax by the lake and explore the beautiful surroundings.

B, D

Day 4

Travel to the magnificent City of Venice, an experience not to be missed. Gondolas, canals, St Mark's Square and Basilica, spend the day enjoying the atmosphere of this truly remarkable and unique city.

B, D

Day 5

Journey into the spectacular North Italian Alps to experience the majestic scenery of this stunning mountain range.

B, D

Day 6

Enjoy a leisurely coach excursion to the southern end of Lake Garda. An optional boat cruise on the lake is available for never to be forgotten views of the fjord-like scenery.

B, D

Day 7

Another day at leisure.

B, D

Day 8

Leave Italy for the return drive across Austria and Germany to the overnight hotel for a one night stay with dinner, bed and breakfast.

B, D

Day 9

Travel through France to Calais for a late afternoon eurotunnel crossing to Folkestone before continuing the return journey to East Anglia, where the door to door collection service will be waiting to return you home.


B=Breakfast Included, D=Evening Meal Included

Hotel Portici, Riva del Garda (5 nights)

The welcoming and historic hotel is centrally located on the main piazza of Riva del Garda, within steps of all amenities as well as Lake Garda. The hotel features a restaurant and bar with vaulted stone ceilings and outdoor seating area in the piazza.

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Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Ardleigh Crown Ardleigh Crown Public House
Bramford, Angel PH Bramford, Angel Public House
Brentwood George & Dragon George & Dragon PH, Roman Road, Mountnessing
(B1002) CM15 0TZ
Bury St Edmunds Bus Stn Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station, Stand 9
Capel St Mary (South) Capel St Mary National Express Stop Southbound
Setdown Point: Capel St Mary White Horse Pub
Chelmsford Services Chelmsford Springfield Services
Lorry Park (Off A12)
Claydon Crown Claydon Crown Public House Lay By
Colchester North Rail Stn Colchester North Rail Station
Combs Bus Shelter Combs Bus Shelter, Ipswich Road (Opp. Esso Garage)
Copdock - Tescos Copdock Mill, Tesco Superstore Front Exit Bus Stop
Debenham Angel Debenham Angel Public House
Diss Bus Station Diss Bus Station
Eye Town Hall Eye Town Hall
Felixstowe Coach Park Felixstowe Coach Park, Garrison Lane, Felixstowe,
IP11 7SJ
Felixstowe Gt Eastern Sq Felixstowe Great Eastern Square
Ipswich, West End Rd Ipswich,West End Road Car Park
Kelvedon - The Tavern Kelvedon The Tavern, High Street/Station Road
Long Stratton Long Stratton Police Station
Mendlesham Kings Head Mendlesham, Kings Head Public House,
Mendlesham, Denters Hill Mendlesham, Denters Hill
Needham Market - Swan Needham Market, Swan Public House,
Norwich - Castle Meadow Norwich, Castle Meadow,(Outside Galloway Office)
Redenhall/Station Road Junction of Redenhall Road/Station Road Harleston
(Old Duke William PH) IP20 0LB
Scole - Scole Engineering Outside Scole Engineering Garage, Scole
Sproughton Sproughton, Wild Man Public House
Stowmarket Railway Stn. Stowmarket Railway Station.
Stowupland Dents Corner Stowupland, Dents Corner,
Tollgate McDonalds Stanway, Mc Donalds Bus Stop, Tollgate, CO3 8RG
Witham Old Post Office Witham Old Post Bus Stop - Sorting Office
(NOT McColls Store)
Woolpit Church Woolpit Church

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Galloway Travel Group, Denters Hill,
Mendlesham, Suffolk, IP14 5RR

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