Sirmione

Sirmione, Garda Lake

Located on the Brescia shore at the southernmost point of Lake Garda, Sirmione is an important cultural and spa centre spread over a peninsula of about 4 km.

Its historical centre, characterised by narrow, irregular alleys and small traditional shops, is rich in history and culture.

Once frequented and loved by the poet Valerius Catullus, Sirmione was called ‘The Pearl of Lake Garda’ by the poet himself.

Curiosity: Sirmione is home to the ruins of the Roman Villa and the famous Catullus caves.

Sirmione in pills

Distinctive traits

• Castello scaligero
• Grotte di Catullo
• Villa Callas

top beaches

• Spiaggia Giamaica
• Lido delle Bionde
• Spiaggia Punta Grò

main events

• Sardinata
• Oakley TriO Sirmione

weekly market

• Monday (Colombare di Sirmione)
• Friday (Lugana di Sirmione)

Discover Sirmione and surroundings

A cradle of art and history that traces its origins back to the Bronze Age, this culturally rich town will offer you numerous treasures, all waiting to be discovered!

Whether you love him or not, Gabriele D’Annunzio has left an indelible mark on the Italian landscape, ranging from the artistic-literary to

«Here it is: the green Sirmio smiles in the shining lake, flower of the peninsulas.» Giosuè Carducci, 1876 One cannot but agree

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