Gardone Riviera (Lombardy)

Gardone Riviera is a town in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy. It is situated on the western shore of Lake Garda. The town is famous for the Vittoriale degli Italiani, a former residence of the poet Gabriele D'Annunzio. He donated it to the Italian State before his death. It is now a national monument and houses a MAS fast military ship and the plane on which D'Annunzio raided Vienna. The town also contains The Giardino Botanico Fondazione André Heller, a botanical garden maintained by artist André Heller.

Lombardy Highlights

The Curious Traveler
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What you can't miss in Lombardy

Where is Gardone Riviera

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Properties for sale in Lombardy

Villa in Menaggio
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Apartment in San Siro
Villa in Ossuccio
Country Home - Restored in Gambolo
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Villa in Mezzegra

Recipes From Lombardy

A classic veal chop Milano style!
Tortelli o Ravioli di Zucca
Chef Gotti's Choux Balls with Lobster, Burrata and Eggplant

What others are saying about Lombardy

English Speaking Agent north of Milan.

Would anyone have a realtor to recommend in the area around Varese or Bergamo?

Italian agencies are not being very responsive. We are cash buyers looking at 100k end of market for renovation.

How to become a tax resident in Italy?

We are an EU couple looking for a renovation project north of Milan, first home. We intend to move to Italy once a house is found, and my wife will freelance/ contract out of Italy for an NZ company. 

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My husband and I are celebrating our 30th  marriage anniversary in Lake Como in October. We would like to stay in a beautiful apartment that is near lake walks/hiking, cycling,  best restaurants  and lots of  town life.