Nago and Torbole

Lake Garda, Italy                                                                          Map of Lake Garda

Thursday 12th June 2014, day 7                                                All photos by Hetty

We took a bus from Riva to Nago. This house had a frieze of swans.

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One of the many forts in the area from the 1860sS1050538 copy

Looking over Torbole to Lake Garda – The V on the right is the Ledro ValleyS1050543 copy

We went down hill to see these formations made by glaciers

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One of them was at the top of this ladderS1050547 copyLooking at Monte BrioneS1050552 copy

Then we walked back up to NagoS1050555 copy

Next we walked from Nago to Tempesta on the lake shore

Map of walk   Distance 8.4 miles. Time 5 hours 20 mins

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That is our path

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Looking towards the Tenno valley above RivaS1050567 copy

Looking across Lake Garda to the Ledro valleyS1050568 copy

Looking down at TorboleS1050573 copy

We knew there were 400 steps

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Just beautiful

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There is Malcesine further down the lake shore, where we took the cable car up Monte Baldo

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Down againS1050588 copy

It was a long way down all these staircases – we decided not to return this way!S1050590 copy

Riva del Garda, with the Tenno valley on the left

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We reached Tempesta down on the lake shore and caught a bus back to Torbole, then walked ‘home’.

Torbole to Riva del Garda     Map of walk        Distance 3.7 miles. Time 1 hour 40 mins

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The bridge across the river Sarca that flows into Lake Garda, with Monte Brione behindS1050603 copy

Looking north from the bridgeS1050604 copy

Looking back at our walk (yellow dots)

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Next day – Arco

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