Limone sul Garda
6th March 2016

FESTA DI MEZZA QUARESIMA

Traditionally this event takes place two weeks before the Palm Sunday. In case of bad weather it will be moved on the next Sunday, however never on Palm Sunday.
In the past the festival was on the "fat Thursday". Having a big lure for the inhabitants of the surrounding villages, it was moved on March 19th, day of St. Joseph. Later, as consequence of the elimination of the festival of St. Joseph, the "Mezzaquaresima", was held always on Sunday.
The Festival begins in the early af

The Castèl lemon house


The Castèl lemon house, which is northwest of the old town center and stands against the rocky wall of the Mughéra mountain, is just a portion of the large lemon grove that once stretched from the Mura valleys, Via Pozze and Via Castello to the Màndola valley. The garden, which covers an area of 1,633 square meters, is divided perpendicularly into two parts by the cùen dela Marches'àna, on which the main cas'èl is built on several levels. It extends to the south, in part, on a single terrace

The museums in Limone sul Garda:
THE FISHING MUSEUM

The local council of Limone sul Garda decided to open the Fishing Museum in order to remind us of the history of the town's old trades, crafts and traditions.
Limone sul Garda used to be a small village very much based on a simple rural economy of olive growing and fishing. In the 1700s it turned its attention to the construction on the lemon groves and the cultivation of citrus fruits.
Thanks to many favourable conditions, the hard work of its inhabitants and the devotion of the counc

The paths in Limone sul Garda:
THE SUN TRAIL

Limone sul Garda

Limone sul Garda offers many ideas for all of them equipped with a lot of curiosity, a good pair of shoes and want to discover our territory.
One of the most beautiful trail is the Suntrail , which is also approachable by everyone.
The path goes through the centre and then will coast the lake in direction of Riva del Garda. Once reached the main road Gardesana, the trail continues through the pine-wood till the extreme point of the village, Capo Reamol.

The flora of a thousand colours

A holiday in Limone is something more than just a pleasant rest under the sun or on the lakeside, it is also the chance of experiencing first hand healthy and uncontaminated nature.
The climate on the lake is very similar to the Mediterrenean one, encouraging the growth of luxuriant and varied flora which is an explosion of colour in every season of the year, making the surrounding landscape a multi-coloured oasis within the North Garda Brescia Park, where Alpine and Mediterrenean flora gro

The paths in Limone sul Garda:
WALK OF ST. GIOVANNI STREAM

Starting from the "La Milanesa" locality, follow the new path along the San Giovanni stream.
This trail runs along the last section of the "Val del Singol" (Singol Valley), next to the cool and clear water that falls from the mountains and branches out into the lake.
Colourful oleanders, blooming green olive trees, hornbeams, ash and bay trees provide a pleasant freshness and a quiet, relaxing atmosphere.
Following the signs along the path dotted with benches and drinking f
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