The Community of Malcesine
Malcesine is situated at 89 m above sea level in the Region of Veneto. The community has 3.417 inhabitants and covers an area of 68,19 km².
The Weather in Malcesine
Mean annual temperature is 12,4 degree Celsius, annual precipitation is 849 mm. Rainfall is at its highest in May at 91,7 mm, at its lowest in December at 53,8 mm. It’s warmest in July, coolest in January.
The picturesque holiday destination of Malcesine is located on the north shore of Lake Garda. The medieval town centre, towered by the Scaliger Castle, is characterized by arcades, cobble stone streets and narrow paths. From the top of the castle you overlook Malcesine and the north of Lake Garda.
Panoramic view with the Monte Baldo cable-car
Monte Baldo panoramic cable-car takes you to the top of Tratto Spino at 1760 m. The top station is the ideal starting point for hikes and mountain bike tours into this impressive mountain range.
Skiing on Monte Baldo is possible from Christmas to March. The cable-car leads to the only winter sports resort at Lake Garda. Seven ski lifts are available for ski enthusiasts.
Due to the mild and healthy climate walks through the hills, mountains, olive groves and Mediterranean vegetation are possible throughout the year.
Many Destinations in the Malcesine Area
Lake Garda offers a unique combination of high mountains and lake landscape. The size of the lake can only be guessed on a boat trip to Malcesine or Garda.
A visit to Italy’s biggest amusement park “Gardaland” will be remembered by the whole family. Enjoy some of the many shows and attractions. Very close you find the “Aqua Paradise” - a water amusement park with wave pool.
An absolute must is a day-trip to the romantic city of Verona. Retrace the steps of Romeo and Juliet or visit an opera at the antique Arena of Verona. The historic area of Brenzone on Lake Garda is the perfect starting point for great holidays in Italy.
Very close: Brenzone und Garda am Gardasee