Surroundings

Nature

Lake Garda: is the biggets Italian lake. In the Southern area is sorrounded by hilss but in the Northern area it is narrow and enclosed by high mountains.

Palude Mantellina: is the most interesting swampland in the Southern Lake area.

Complesso Morenico di Castellaro Lagusello natural reserve: in the heart of the hills area, there is a small lake, near Castellaro. It is an example of the a typical basin present in this kind of territory

Sirmione Spa: is one of the most important Spa in Italy. Thermal water, flow 20 years to get rich of all the elements that give it high preventive and therapeutic properties.

Sport

Pozzolengo is a good base for
  • Walking
  • Riding
    (you can choose among different trails)
  • Golf
    (only 4 Km far, there is Chervò Golf San Vigilio)
  • Game fishing
    (in the small lake located in the Mantellina Swampland or in Desenzano, only 15 km far from Pozzolengo)

Wine and Food

In Pozzolengo you can experience traditional tastes:

Lugana wine, delicate and pleasant white, staw coloured wine and its soft and harmonious Medium sweet; cold cut, meat form the historical hills and the De.co salami of Pozzolengo (denominazione Comunale di origine, guarantee local brand)

Places of worship

Shrine of Madonna del Frassino

8 km in the small shrine is venerated the statue of our Lady of Ash miraculously appeared on IIth May 1510 in the branches of an ash tree.

Cathedral of Santa Maria Maddalena

Desenzano it was built in 1586 and consecrate in 1611, the cathedral in Desenzano in one of the funest examples of late Renaissance in Brescia.

Church of San Lorenzo

The beautiful and majestic of san Lorenzo, was built in the early sixteenth century and enlarged in 1740.

Shrine of Madonna del Carmine

30 km it was in the late fifteenth century and it was part of a larger monastery complex of the same period.

Art and Tradition

Castle of Pozzolengo

Built in the period between the ninth and and tenth centuries.

Grotte di Catullo

In Sirmione, you casn see the majestic ruins Known as “Grotte di Catullo”.

San Martino della Battaglia

the historical complex of San Martino celebrates the memory of the bloodiest battles of the nineteenth century, that opens the way to italian unification.

Borghetto sul Mincio

the ford on the Mincio river was the safest and the most userful in the South Lake area: the river worched as a natural barrier, in a bonder area between Verona and Mantua territories,point of contention of opposing armies. Here you can see the bridge and castle.

Entertainment

L’hotel San Lorenzo is located in a strategi position for Guestlooking for fun and excitement, but also for those who whis to visit places of historical and cultural interest.
From our location you can easily reach:

  • Verona (Arena of Verona for Opera and shows)
  • Lake Garda
  • Garda amusement park: Gardaland, Movilend, Caeneva wold and Parco Cavour
  • Zoo Safari
  • Verona exhibition Center
  • Venice