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Arco

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Arco is a city at the northern shore of Lake Garda in Italy. It is one of the most popular climbing spots in Europe.

Get in[edit]

Arco is 4 km northeast of Riva del Garda.

Get around[edit]

Most of the attraction are accessible by foot from the city center.

See[edit]

The first thing visible from far away is the Arco Castle ruins built above the impressive cliffs of the city.

Do[edit]

Rock climbing[edit]

There are many spots:

  • Placche Zebrate - 14 multi-pitch routes, optimally secured

A small climbing guide is sold for 1€ at the camp sites.

Hiking[edit]

A lot of trails with good indication are available here.

Buy[edit]

There are lots of shops selling climbing equipment and if you are thinking about completing your equipment before travelling to Arco - don't! Prices are really cheap here.

Eat[edit]

Drink[edit]

Sleep[edit]

  • 1 Zoo Camping, +39 0464 516232. Check-out: 2 p.m.. Nice camp site located near climbing spots. There is a swimming pool and lot of trees for the shade. 9€ for a tent pitch + 8€ per adult.

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