Limone sul Garda
15th March 2015

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

BVG TRAIL ALTO GARDA
27.03. - 28.03.2015


To promote the knowledge of our hinterland and provide a sport opportunity for the athletes, we decide to organize the competition Trail BVG, which will take place next 28th March 2015.
This is a walk in the natural environment along the ridge and overlooks Lake Garda, with stages which run along the lake shore from Salo' to Limone sul Garda (max. altitude m. 1.200).
The itinerary follows the paths in the territory of "Parco Alto Garda Bresciano" (Brescian Upper Garda Park)

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 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.
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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 Comboni Missionaries in Limone sul Garda and the Museum of Curiosities

At the Comboni Missionaries centre, which in Limone is commonly known as the Locality "Tesöl", you will find the "Museum of Curiosities".

In this small but interesting exhibition you may admire curiosities of nature and manmade which have been brought here by the many Comboniani padres from all over the world.
You will find many rare shells as the famous "Tridacna gigas"(one of the biggest shells actually known), fossils, minerals (as a meteorite fallen to earth in
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