The 12 most beautiful campsites in Italy

For years Italy has attracted numerous vacationers with its mild climate, diverse natural beauties and historic cities. On a camping holiday you can get in touch with the nature of Italy and immerse yourself in the “Dolce Vita”.

We have selected twelve fantastic campsites for you in the famous tourist regions of South Tyrol, Lake Garda, Veneto, Tuscany and the Italian islands of Sicily and Sardinia. From there you can explore the country wonderfully – from the majestic mountains of the Dolomites and Lake Garda to the turquoise beaches and gentle vineyards of the Adriatic Sea to the Caribbean-style bays of Sardinia.

Campsite in South Tyrol – dream panorama of the Dolomites

With its unique mountain landscapes, South Tyrol is undoubtedly one of the most impressive regions of Italy and inspires all those looking for less relaxation on vacation but more exercise and activity with hiking, mountain biking or climbing.

Campsite Alpe di Siusi, Fiè allo Sciliar

The 4-star Alpe di Siusi campsite at the foot of the Dolomites is the ideal starting point for excursions to the Sciliar and other breathtaking peaks in the area thanks to its location in the center of the Unesco World Heritage.

It has modern sanitary facilities, an outdoor saltwater swimming pool and a small mini market where you can run the most important errands for your next mountain tour. If you don’t want to give up your four walls when it comes to personal hygiene, you also have the option to rent a private bathroom on site. In the so-called land of the dwarves, children can use their own bathing area with sinks, toilets and baby showers.

Campsite Olympia, Dobbiaco

Camping Olympia near Dobbiaco is located at 1243 meters above sea level with a view of the surrounding mountains. There, after a sporting day in the mountains, you can indulge your taste buds in the two restaurants, relax in the wellness area with sauna, turkish bath and whirlpool, or take a dip in the heated swimming pool.

Meanwhile, younger guests can splash around in the paddling pool, let off steam in the playground or learn about the animal world in the mini zoo. In the Dolomites, more than 400 kilometers of hiking trails await you, including the circumnavigation of the Three Peaks. A highlight is a visit to Lake Braies, just a few kilometers away.

Camping holidays in Bardolino, Limone or Lazise – active holidays on Lake Garda

Despite its mountainous location, Lake Garda has a mild climate, which, together with its unique location, makes the lake a popular holiday destination for many German-speaking tourists. Furthermore, excursions to the Dolomites or to the cities of Verona and Brescia are just a stone’s throw away. The northern shore in particular is known for the variety of sports on offer and is therefore particularly popular with active vacationers.

Campsite Nanzel, Limone Sul Garda

From the terraced campsite Nanzel, decorated with olive trees, south of Limone di Garda, you have a fantastic view of Lake Garda and the mountains behind it. Also, in a few minutes you can be with your feet in the cool mountain lake.

A good day starts with a coffee in hand and a wonderful view of Lake Garda!

At the snack bar you can refresh yourself after a demanding mountain bike tour. In the vicinity of the campsite you have numerous other opportunities to practice sports: there you can choose between water sports such as windsurfing, kayaking, kite surfing and sailing or other activities such as free climbing, canyoning, horse riding or golf.

La Quercia International Campsite, Lazise

International camping La Quercia was awarded the ADAC Superplatz in 2021 because it is committed to eco-camping through measures such as the use of environmentally friendly cleaning products.

On site you have the choice between a parking space or various housing units with different levels of comfort. Dive into the cool Lake Garda or cool off in the various swimming pools and water park. Afterwards you can relax with a massage or in the bio sauna with aromatic shower. Several sports fields and restaurants, as well as mini club and children’s entertainment offers complete the campsite’s offer.

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Camping in Veneto – swimming in the Adriatic, walking around Venice, falling in love with Verona

Unsurprisingly, Veneto is one of the most popular tourist regions for vacationers in Italy. The region can be reached by car in a few hours by car and, in addition to the Dolomites, the east coast of Lake Garda and the world famous cities of Venice and Verona, it also has great beaches and campsites around Bibione, Jesolo and Caorle. .

Vela Blu Camping Village, Cavallino

Are you looking for a family campsite near Jesolo? Then Vela Blu Camping Village is the place for you. The campsite is crossed by a dense pine forest and is located directly on the sea. There you are spoiled for choice: do you want to sleep in the open air or do you prefer to relax in one of the equipped bungalows or in comfortable maxi caravans?

Not only does the water park offer cooling and action, but also the jump into the turquoise Adriatic Sea on the beach, which has been awarded the “Blue Flag” for the special quality of the water and the beach. Culinary delights are also promised in the campsite restaurant. Thanks to the numerous entertainment programs, there is no shortage of entertainment at this campsite near Jesolo.

Campsite Marina di Venezia, Cavallino-Treporti

Camping Marina di Venezia offers everything from simple pitches for mobile homes and tents to bungalows and glamping accommodations. Adjacent to the campsite is a fine sandy beach surrounded by dunes and bushes.

A professional animation team strives to entertain young and old. There are also numerous shopping opportunities and services around the campsite, such as bike rental, a photographer or a perfumery. A special feature of the campsite: it is possible to organize weddings in the beach section.