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a place to relax

what a lovely place to sit and watch the world go by ,plenty of benches to enjoy the wonderful... read more

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Great to walk around and sit and have a coffee

We stayed in Garda del Riva for 1 week in October. The square links everything together. There are... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
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The name refers to the large chain which in the past centuries was stretched across the water in defence of the harbour. Until 1929, the piazza was home to the Imperial Customs House: a sign of the borderline which for centuries separated the...more
Piazza Catena, 38066, Riva Del Garda, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

what a lovely place to sit and watch the world go by ,plenty of benches to enjoy the wonderful views ,walk across the bridge into the museum to sit in the gardens

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank webby58
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We stayed in Garda del Riva for 1 week in October. The square links everything together. There are bars, coffee shops and gelateria's all around. The square looks out onto the square.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AndyT2486
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Love this part of the town. We spent some time here every day. The gelaterias were lovely and the bars and restaurants were great.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nadine D
Reviewed September 27, 2018

We went to a bar after dinner every night in the square. There was always something going on, usually music. Amazing female singer there on our last night.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

fantastic place just sit and have an ice cream and watch it all happen. also plenty of shops and cafes.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sam S
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Great for people watching while having a coffee or gelato. Lots of choice of cafes, bars and restuarants.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank inchmurrin46
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Lovely square in the heart of Riva. Breathtaking views and plenty of amazing places to get gelato! Lots of restraunts and hotels in the square where you can grab a drink and watch the world go by.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank amynor11
Reviewed September 14, 2018

So many lovely old buildings with lots of history including the shops and nearby the fantastic 'Gelateria Al Pozzo' with over thirty different flavours of ice cream.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank frappuccinos4
Reviewed September 12, 2018

During our week here we never saw any rubbish. Everynight there was music around the square. Whatever your taste there was something. Brilliant!!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hazels101
Reviewed August 21, 2018

perfect place to sit for a while in one of the many bars hot food cold drinks ,or ice cream we love this area of riva always busy .watch out for the bikes ,take some bread feed the ducks

Date of experience: August 2018
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