The City and Surroundings

Madonna del Frassino Sanctuary

The Sanctuary was built on September 10, 1511, to Captain Roberto Stuart presence, Commander of the French troops in Peschiera. The Sanctuary was the subject of frequent devastations and ruins. often Restored with love, to bring the splendor of the first '600. Inside a single aisle, enhanced...

Church of S.Martino Vescovo

The Church of San Martino Bishop is located in the historic center of the town and is one of the oldest places of worship in the Diocese of Verona. The first testimonies date back to 1008. In 1454 the church became parish church. Napoleon Bonaparte in 1812 required the church and transformed it...

Parish Church of the Blessed Andrea (Peschiera)

Parish church of San Benedetto di Lugana (Peschiera)

The Abbey of Maguzzano

It is a historical spiritual place with a significant arthritic value. It is held by friars who give the environment an air of serenity and peace. From the abbey you can enjoy a view of the lake and the surrounding fields and vineyards. To visit are the church, the Renaissance cloister and the...

Church of St. Peter in Mavino

The church is located on the path that leads to the caves of Catullo and is hidden by olive trees on a hill in a well-kept space that once formed the church's cemetery. The church dates back to the 8th century while the construction of its bell tower took place between the 11th and 12th...

Salò Cathedral

The church is dedicated to the Annunciation and was rebuilt on an older building between 1453 and 1502. Of this construction remain the structures of the bell tower and windows with terracotta cornices on the right side and the Chapter Room where fifteenth-century frescoes stand out. Church with...

Parish Church

Built by the famous Brescian architect Antonio Corbellini (1781), the parish church of San Felice is dedicated to the patron saints S. Felice, S. Adauto and S. Flavia, whose relics are now kept inside the main altar, above which stands the Romanino altarpiece of the sixteenth century. The design...

Basilica of St. John

Construction began in 1339 and ended in 1780 with the project of the architect Lonatese Paolo Soratini. With its majestic dome it is the unmistakable symbol of the city. In the dome eight rounds represent scenes from the Old and New Testament, by Giosuè Scotti. Valuable works kept inside...

Church Santa Maria in Valtenesi

It is the Mother Church of all those of the Valtenesi to whom in the Middle Ages all the churches of the area were addressed for the sacraments. It is also known as "Pieve Vecchia". . It was a parish church until the middle of the eighteenth century, when it risked being demolished to...

Church of S. Nicolò

The Originals of Lazise built this church in the 12th century and dedicated it to S. Nicolò da Bari, protector of sailors. Originally the apse was semicircular in shape, all freshly decorated. In 1595 the confraternity of the Discipline demolished it to build the current quadrangular...

Sanctuary of the Carmine

At about 500 m from the town, on a gentle hill, stands the ancient Sanctuary of the Carmine, an imposing 15th century building, admirably frescoed inside, a constant destination for many pilgrims. In the Sanctuary of the Carmine, the feast of the Madonna del Carmine is celebrated on July 16th....

The "TESÖL" centre of the Comboni Missionares

Limone sul Garda was the birthplace of Daniele Comboni, a great man whose heroic virtues and whose missionary work was recognized with the beatification in 1996 and, on 5 October 2003, with the canonization. At the Comboni Center of the "Tešöl", immersed in the homonymous...

Church of St. Andrew

The Church of Sant'Andrea was built, at the beginning of the 12th century, in Romanesque-Lombard style. It is said that the church was built on the ruins of a pagan temple dedicated to Apollo. San Carlo Borromeo visiting Maderno caused the original appearance of the building to be altered...

Cathedral of Desenzano

It is the main church of Desenzano and is dedicated to St. Mary Magdalene. Built on the remains of an ancient church between 1586 and 1611, designed by the architect Giulio Todeschini. The façade is in Baroque style, while the interior has three naves. Inside there are works by Andrea...

Sanctuary of Madonna della scoperta

Sanctuary full of small but cozy charm. Located on the border of the territory of Lonato, near Desenzano del Garda, this town is linked to the events of the Battle of Solferino and San Martino of 24 June 1859 and therefore gives the visitor a sense of remarkable spirituality. The curious name...

House of St. Angela Merici

In Le Grezze there is the house of Sant'Angela Merici, to whom we owe the foundation in 1535 to the order of the Ursulines. Angela Merici was born in Desenzano in 1474 in a poor peasant family and entered very young among the Franciscan Tertiaries. The building has undergone several...

Chiesa San Zeno Maggiore

San Zeno is the basilica dedicated to the patron saint of Verona. The original nucleus dating back to the 4th century, reached its present form in the X-XI, following numerous interventions. On the facade, in the middle, there is a rose called the Wheel of Fortune that depicts the alternate...

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