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Sirmione Travel Guide: 167 reviews and 511 photos

Sirmione is situated at he bottom end of Lake Garda and juts out into the lake on a thin peninsula.
A Scaglieri castle dominates the town like so many other resorts on Lake Garda.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:small delightful pedestrianised town.
  • Cons:the castle was closed :-( can get crowded with daytrippers
  • In a nutshell:worth a visit for an hour or two
  • Last visit to Sirmione: Aug 2003
  • Intro Updated May 11, 2005
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  • Trekki's Profile Photo
    Sep 26, 2005 at 12:38 AM

    Sirmione is so beautiful ! Thanks for the tips - your intro picture is amazing - I love that sight :-)

  • deecat's Profile Photo
    Jun 16, 2005 at 3:31 PM

    Sandy, you've done a wonderful job presenting Sirmione. I LOL at your warning tip! Introductory photo is vivid and vibrant, indeed. This is such a beautiful area, and the castle and drawbridge just add to the already majestic ambience.

  • irisbe's Profile Photo
    May 28, 2005 at 12:23 AM

    So I am now one of the danger tips `-) I still have to laugh when I recall this! It was nice of you suggesting going here.

  • richiecdisc's Profile Photo
    May 8, 2005 at 3:30 AM

    Steve is quite the task master, but I must agree...more, more, more. ;)

  • sim1's Profile Photo
    May 8, 2005 at 1:22 AM

    Great photo Sandy! Smiling faces, sun shining and wonderful friends :-)) Looks like you all had a great time!

  • steventilly's Profile Photo
    May 7, 2005 at 4:57 PM

    I was up after all. More, More!

  • barryg23's Profile Photo
    Jun 19, 2004 at 7:18 AM

    nice page sandy, very useful tips for us as we''ll be spending half a day here in july

  • tessy's Profile Photo
    Jan 7, 2004 at 1:15 PM

    Sirmione is just a beautiful place: the castle, strolling in the streets, the ice cream, ....!

  • gosiaPL's Profile Photo
    Dec 13, 2003 at 3:29 PM

    The castle looks stunning, I'd love to visit it! Thanks for building this page, I didn't know about Sirmione.

  • herzog63's Profile Photo
    Sep 15, 2003 at 11:36 PM

    That Castle is way cool!! I love castles!! That ice cream looks pretty yummy right now!! Great page sandy!


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