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.
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.
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Camping in Tuscany – sea, culture and wine
Tuscany has much more to offer than vast beaches and partly rocky coasts with hidden bays. It also attracts with hilly landscapes lined with vineyards and olive groves, as well as the historic cities of Florence, Pisa and Siena. The island of Elba, a particularly popular holiday destination, is also perfect for camping.
Cieloverde Camping Village, Marina di Grosseto
At the four-star Cieloverde Camping Village you will be in the immediate vicinity of the sloping beach of the Costa d’Argento and not far from the Maremma Natural Park, also known as the wild south of Tuscany. The private beach, 180 meters long, can be reached by shuttle service, on foot or by bicycle, next to a large public sandy beach.
In addition to an entertainment program and a wide range of sporting activities, the camping village also has a climbing adventure park for children and adults immersed in the shady pine forest, as well as a wildlife reserve with deer, mouflons and other animals. Three restaurants, a pizzeria, a creperie, ice cream parlors and bars ensure culinary well-being.
Tallinucci campsite, Elba
A true holiday paradise awaits you on the Island of Elba with green nature, golden beaches and crystal clear waters. There you will also find the family-run Tallinucci campsite. On this you can relax on the beach, get moving with pedal boats, kayaks or SUP boarding or burn yourself with tennis, table tennis or football. You can relax with a massage or in the whirlpool.
To immerse themselves even more in the tradition and culture of the Island of Elba, the family invites its guests to be present at the grape harvest or the olive harvest. There are also herbs and tomatoes in the campsite garden, which are strongly encouraged to consume.
Camping in Sicily – dream bays, volcanoes and antiquities
Anyone who wants to spend a relaxed and carefree beach holiday is in good hands in Sicily. In addition to the numerous unique bays, the highlights of the island also include the north-east with its pristine and mountainous landscapes, the active volcano Etna and cities such as Roman Taormina, the ancient city of Tindari, Agrigento with millenary archeology sites and, of course, the lively capital Palermo.
Campsite Scarabeo, Punta Braccetto
Camping Scarabeo is located away from the big cities on a pleasant stretch of beach of fine golden sand and offers about 70 pitches and some modern mobile homes on two areas for a total of 12,000 square meters.
At the campsite you will find everything you need for your holiday: barbecue area, refrigerators, small international library with the possibility of exchange, camper service and much more. In the immediate vicinity, various restaurants, bars and cafes also ensure your culinary well-being.
La Pineta campsite, San Vito Lo Capo
La Pineta Camping Village, in north-western Sicily, is committed to offering its visitors a relaxing stay among shady pines and Mediterranean scrub. The area is best known for its fine white sand beach at the foot of Monte Monaco.
At the campsite you can use two swimming pools, a soccer field and a tennis court, as well as try the delicious meals at the restaurant or pizzeria. The hilly Zingaro nature reserve with its rocky coves and the lively cities of Trapani and Palermo are just a few steps from the campsite.
Camping Sanfilippo, Cefalù
The Sanfilippo campsite is located at the entrance to the medieval village of Cefalù, on the northern shore of Sicily, and offers its visitors terraced pitches as well as various bungalows and holiday homes.
At the campsite you will find a mixture of relaxation and fun: you can sunbathe on the beach or let off steam with football, volleyball, basketball or table tennis. You also have the option to explore the island with a rental bike, scooter or quad or book an organized trip to the Aeolian Islands.
Camping in Sardinia – Pearl of the Mediterranean
It is not for nothing that Sardinia with its beautiful bays is considered the pearl of the Mediterranean. The island promises white sand beaches, crystal clear water and high temperatures until late autumn and rightfully creates a Caribbean vibe. Nature lovers can feel the absolute isolation and discover the rugged side of nature on numerous hiking trails and mountain bike trails in the Gennargentu Mountains.
Camping International Valledoria, Valledoria
At Camping International Valledoria, in northern Sardinia, the staff is committed to guaranteeing visitors an unforgettable holiday while preserving the precious flora of the area.
Shaded pitches or equipped bungalows are available for campers. On the campsite you will also find a bar, football and tennis courts and a launderette. The children’s entertainment offerings should make the little ones smile in the summer.
On the beach, surrounded by beautiful dunes, you can learn new water sports such as surfing or kite surfing, book a day trip to the archipelago of La Maddalena or paragliding from the heights of Valledoria.