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Walk to Cassone from Malcesine

The walk from Malcesine to Cassone via the lake path is very picturesque. My wife and myself spent... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Simon C
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Cassone

Very pretty place but not a lot there. Would be nice to sit down by the lake and while away and hour

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LynneCarr
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
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Lago di garda., 37018, Malcesine, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The walk from Malcesine to Cassone via the lake path is very picturesque. My wife and myself spent a lovely morning paddling and taking in the scenery along the winding lake path. Cassone is a small town with a lovely inlet/bay with boats tethered and...More

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pretty place but not a lot there. Would be nice to sit down by the lake and while away and hour

Thank LynneCarr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked to this village on a hot day from Malcesine and the lakeside stroll was very pleasant. However that's the best it gets, other than Italy's shortest river there is nothing to do or see in Cassone, not even anywhere to get a "gelato" on...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Interesting place to visit, little harbour with a fish farm this water fed from the lake. Nice cafe and restaurants available to eat of just take a coffee.

Thank MTBWales
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

We visited Cassone on the evening of a 'Festival of Cyclamens'. We were staying in Val Di Sogno, a 20 minute level walk along the lakeside. Cassone is a small but welcoming place. We queued with the locals for fried fish, and were welcomed onto...More

Thank HaroldTheCat
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Hidden gem, often passed by traffic, has the world's shortest river and the most beautiful ancient light or guard tower at harbour entrance with beautiful flowers, must be toured on foot to enjoy.

Thank David T
Reviewed July 28, 2017

A lovely spot with a minute harbour, still used by local fishermen. The fishing museum is an absolute treasure with fabulous old photographs showing how things here used to be. Outside were two large fish tanks containing examples of lake fish, one of which was...More

Thank DavidFOSH
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Of all the northern Lake Garda towns we visited this was the one that had retained its identity most and was least marred by the "wall to wall shops" problem. The town has a quiet charm and is quite a restful place to visit. The...More

Thank stockfam
Reviewed July 1, 2017

I cycled from Val di Sogno to Cassone one day and then the next we got the tourist bus from Malcesine to Cassone (1.20 Euro each) and walked back to Val di Sogno from Cassone. Cassone is very small but pretty, with it's claim to...More

Thank travelpassion
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

This picturesque harbour is surrounded by restaurants and opportunities to sit and absorb the beautiful scene. While the harbour is the launch point for various tours and ferries, it serves also as the focus of an easy meeting point in this beautiful village. Great spot...More

Thank ASM2108
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