Lake Levico Holidays
At a glance
Treat yourself to a massage at the spa town of Levico Terme
Cycle along winding lakeside trails while taking in the views
Feast on dishes made with local produce
Destinations in Lake Levico
Top things to See and Do in Lake Levico
Lake Levico is one of the cleanest lakes in Italy, making it one of the most pleasant to go for a dip in. The southern shore of the lake, by the Camping Village Lago Levico, is where you'll find the only dedicated lido, where you can spend the day cooling off in the refreshing waters.
The lido, which can be accessed by the public as well as the campsite residents, is made up of various grassy areas that are ideal for laying out your towel and soaking up the sun. There's also a snack bar onsite, so you're never too far from an ice cream.
Jutting out onto the lake from the lido are numerous jetties, which are usually used by little and big kids as runways to the water. They're also used as pick-up points for various watersports.
Levico Terme hosts a market on every second and fourth Monday of the month. It sells a range of local foodstuffs and souvenirs and is great for a bit of local atmosphere. Neighbouring towns also hold markets throughout the week - Borgo Valsugana, open every Wednesday, is one of the best. It's always best to go early, though, as many of the stalls tend to pack up after lunch.
The Via Dante Alighieri and the Via Guglielmo Marconi are the best streets for shopping in Levico Terme. You'll find gift shops, fashion, jewellery and handicrafts all for reasonable prices, meaning you can properly treat yourself.
The tiki-style bar at the Lido di Levico is the best place to end your day. With a cocktail in hand, you can sit and watch the sun set over the water. Most hotels in Levico also have onsite bars where you can have a drink or two before heading up to bed.
In mid-August, Levico Terme plays host to three days of live music and lots of laughs. The Blues Festival takes place in the historic town centre and offers fabulous live music, dancing in the streets and non-stop drinks. The shops even stay open later during the festival.
Traditional Trentino cuisine is at the forefront of the gastronomy scene in Levico Terme. Speciality Alpine cheeses, meats and polenta are used in most cooking, accompanied by different wines or grappe. As the town is not directly on the lakefront, not many eateries will have lake views. But with pedestrianised backstreets, you’ll enjoy the stroll to find somewhere for dinner.
Homemade specialities at Malga Masi
Perched high up on the mountains, Malga Masi is a great place to unwind with spectacular views of the Valsugana. With homemade Trentino specialities on the menu and cows grazing around the restaurant, you’ll have an authentic taste of Alpine life.
Award-winning food at Enotece Boivin
Back in the centre of town is Enotece Boivin, a small restaurant with a huge knowledge of international cuisines - so much so that it it’s an award-winning eatery. And they offer a pretty reasonably priced tasting menu so everyone can try their colourful, creative dishes.
Authentic Italian at the Ristorante Pizzeria Millennium
If you head to the edge of town, you’ll find Ristorante Pizzeria Millennium. Here you can expect a warm and relaxing atmosphere while enjoying creative dishes with fair prices - their pizza menu is incredible.