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Great trip from Desenzano to Malcesine

Great trip by speed boat. Unfortunately speed boat has not refreshment sales. The negative point... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2018
A nice alternative to driving

What better way to travel around a lake then on it? It's not the cheapest or fastest, but is a... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
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Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 1, 25015, Desenzano Del Garda, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Always on time and staff very professional. A very easy way to see lake Garda . Not cheap though. But worth it

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Linda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took a ferry to Limone from Pescheira del Garda. .. would recommend to pay extra for speed service, and spend more time in beautiful villages around Garda lake.. as normal ferry is for about 4 hours.. when speed just 2.. tickets are various depends where...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

Very well organized, and almost always on schedule. Vessels of different sizes and speeds. Very well organized and explained schedule booklet, available at every embarkation point, and also on every vessel. Highly recommended for traveling between Riva, Limone, Malcesine, Bardolino, Desenzano, and other beautiful destinations.

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank bellini606
Reviewed October 23, 2018

Great trip by speed boat. Unfortunately speed boat has not refreshment sales. The negative point was in port - ticket sales start only 20mins prior departure but due to long queue they were not able to manage all people in time!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Jerrylui
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Took two ferry trips and it’s a great way to see the lake. Be sure to go before the schedules change for the winter.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Deborah H
Reviewed October 14, 2018

The only helpful guy was the ticket seller the crew were abrupt and rude to us and other passengers just as we only wanted to check if we were on the right boat two people with bikes were ejected I suggest the announcement should be...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stewp0t44
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Boats leave from the port of Desenzano Del Garda throughout the day, We did a round trip stopping at 3 different towns - very enjoyable.

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank AMariaIreland
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We stayed in Densaenzano at the SW corner of Lake Garda. To see other towns and villages a trip by boat was pleasant. The ferries were reasonably priced and we found them reliable.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank davidsd164
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Very basic seating, no coffee/tea/snacks on board -take your own! Great way to traverse this enormous, beautiful lake and visit the towns on its shores.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank SussexGadfly
Reviewed September 25, 2018

What better way to travel around a lake then on it? It's not the cheapest or fastest, but is a relaxing way to travel to other lake villages. Better check timetables because if you miss your boat there may not be another one going to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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January 25, 2019|
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Response from Deborah H | Reviewed this property |
Check the website of the Lake Garda ferry service. This would be the winter schedule, so they are not as frequent and the ride to the northern end of the lake will be quite long. If you email the ferry company, they will... More
October 17, 2018|
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Response from gearoidg2014 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but Delsezano is a great place to base yourself it’s git the only train connection and most of the boats go to all of the other great places on the late
July 1, 2018|
Response from 1952rcutler | Reviewed this property |
the summer timetable runs until 7th Oct