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Desenzano del Garda

Desenzano is the most well-known destination of the area thanks to its vitality and its offer of entertainment, so that it can be a great starting point for trips and excursions. The city center is located around “Piazza Malvezzi” and the “Porto Vecchio” (“Old Port”) overlooked by beautiful palaces of the sixteenth-century. Other attractions are the archaeological site of the “Roman villa” (of fourth century A.D.) with beautiful polychrome mosaic floors, and the Archaeological Museum, with one of the world's oldest plow.

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In the chapel of the Cathedral there are important masterpieces by Celesti and by Tiepolo. A memorable visit is to the monumental tower of nearby village of “San Martino della Battaglia” and to the museum dedicated to the battle of 1859.