Having fun in the water

Gone with the Wind… and it's not a movie!

Lake Garda, with its characteristic winds, is the ideal destination for water sports, in particular for sailing. Whether you are an old sea dog, or rather, a “freshwater dog”, you can practice your favourite activity surrounded by beautiful scenery, in a location known across the world for sailing competitions and more...

Manerba del Garda: schools and top nautical centres!
Passion for sailing…

Manerba del Garda, with its schools and sailing centres, is a mecca for sailing! With courses, boat rentals and locations devoted to this sport, you will always have the wind in your sails! Our lake is one of the most important regatta locations in the world!

Lake Garda: a windsurfer's paradise
Windsurfing is cool!

If you are a fan of this wonderful sport, you should know that Italy's largest lake is an essential destination for both professionals and enthusiasts. Between the Ora, the Peler and the breezes that blow from the hinterland towards the surface of the lake, you can enjoy the waves at every turn!

Lifted by the wind, suspended over water
Kitesurfing, the fastest sport

Kitesurfing is a sport which uses the two main elements of the lake: water and air. With the board at your feet and a kite in your hands, you can easily reach 35 knots in speed. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, the area of Salò is the perfect location to show off your most acrobatic jumps!

Stand-up paddling: a sport on the rise...
Stand up for fun!

Stand Up Paddling, also known as SUP, is a relatively new nautical discipline. It combines the classic paddling movement that used in canoeing with the ability to balance typical of windsurfing. Discover this new way of staying active on Lake Garda!