A holiday on Lake Garda means enjoying endless opportunities! Besides history, culture, entertainment, amazing food and wine, the area provides lots of possibilities for a day of shopping.
There are numerous shopping malls and outlets at Lake Garda. You can spend your time among the most prestigious “Made in Italy” brands, international brands and many more. Shopping streets, malls, outlet shopping, here is a list of the main shopping centres and most popular outlets not to be missed.
La Grande Mela Shoppingland
La Grande Mela is a shopping centre in Lugagnano di Sona, in the province of Verona, with more than 120 shops on two floors.
On the third floor you can choose among many entertainment options: a cinema, bowling alleys, a children’s area and a food court (open 365 days a year) website
“Il Leone Shopping Center”, Lonato 2 km from the highway exit Desenzano del Garda and within walking distance from Lake Garda.
The mall is designed on 2 levels and hosts more than 100 stores of clothing, shoes, accessories, jewellery, electronics and a big supermarket. There are also a kid’s area (baby cinema, a large tree and exclusive games for children, a nursery room) and a great choice of food places. (Open 365 days a year) website
Franciacorta Outlet Village
The Franciacorta Outlet Village is located in Rodengo Saiano, in the province of Brescia and offers 160 shops with the trendiest brands of clothing and accessories.
The most prestigious brands propose their best collections at ‘outlet prices’ with guaranteed discounts going from 30% to 70% all year round. In addition to clothing, the Franciacorta Outlet also offers a wide selection of design and furniture stores, toys, opticians and beauty shops. website
Mantova Outlet Village
Situated outside Mantova, at the exit of the highway “Mantova Sud”, this place is a small fashion town, perfect for your outlet shopping close to Lake Garda (about 40 min. from Peschiera del Garda) The Fashion District Outlet gives the impression of being a haven of fashion rather than a simple factory outlet.
In the 110 shops, there are the best fashion and clothing brands with reduced prices between -30 % and -70 %. It is the miniature of a Renaissance village with a wide offer going from luxury items to consumer goods. website
Don’t miss: The local markets. Lake Garda markets are noisy and colourful places where old customs thrive. Lake Garda markets aren’t just food markets, you can buy anything: you’ll find stylish Italian shoes and leather goods, pottery, clothing, and household gadgets… this is the perfect place for any souvenirs or gifts you want to bring back home.