Riva del Garda has a town center with its interesting and magnificent monuments, just waiting to be discovered by tourists staying in one of the many B&B in Riva del Garda.
In one of the main squares of Riva del Garda, Piazza III novembre, you can see two of the most distinctive buildings in Riva, the Praetorian Palace b> and Town Hall b>. The two palaces, which are found a few meters of distance, they offer the tourist the possibility also of admire a series of Roman tombstones, medieval and modern, that you may see inside them and in the porticoes that unite them.
Another of the wonders of Riva del Garda is definitely the Museum of Riva del Garda. The museum is dedicated to the Lake of Garda, allows you to examine the historical evolution / culture of the northern area of the lake. The archaeological and mineralogical, ancient weapons, as well as all other items collected in thematic exhibitions that are held throughout the year in the museum, you will discover the past of these areas where you are spending a dream vacation .
Churches and towers on the shores of Lake Garda
A visit to Riva del Garda, can not be called complete if you have not visited the Church Inviolata. This church is considered by many historians as one of the finest examples of Baroque architecture in Trentino Alto Adige. The stucco in gold, and paintings by Pietro Ricchi and Teofilo Turri are just some of the works that you can find inside of this beautiful church.
For those who want to see Riva del Garda from a different point of view, the Apponale Tower, in the main square of the harbor of the town near the lake, offers you the chance to see the square and the harbor from the top of this tower. On top of the tower, there is an angel sheet, that the inhabitants of Riva del Garda called "Anzolin."
A Fairy garden in Riva del Garda
To take a break in the green, while remaining in Riva del Garda, you can decide to spend a few hours in the Gardens of the Eastern Gate. In addition to admiring the flora of these gardens, you can stop to observe the Sarcophagus of the Gardens Green b> and Statue of St. John of Nepomuk b>, while you spend time in the garden.