Dive headfirst into summer: water sports holidays at the north Italian lakes

The Italian lake region is one of the prettiest in the world and is a vibrant destination for anyone looking to spend their summer enjoying the best things the season and the area have to offer. The mountains, the lakes, the beautiful cities are all part of an active lifestyle with includes practicing a variety of sports.

Practice summer water sports on turquoise lakes

Three of the major Italian lakes, Lake Maggiore, Lake Como and Lake Lugano, are conveniently situated in close proximity to one another. Surrounded by many charming cities, they become a playground during the warmer months of the year. On a hillside overlooking Lake Lugano can be found the Marco San Marco Lifestyle Beach Resort. Featuring a 30.000m² subtropical park, 111 suites and apartments, indoor and outdoor pools and a 3.000m² private beach, it is a great choice of accommodation for those who wish to make the best of their holiday location. On the hotel grounds guests can relax at the SPA, try delicious food at one of several restaurants, or practice sports like archery and tennis. When temperatures rise the lake itself gets most of the attention, offering the perfect location for practicing several summer water sports including swimming, canoeing, water skiing, wakeboarding, jet skiing, snorkeling and diving. All equipment can be rented at the hotel and private instruction is offered to adventurers of all ages.

Choose your favourite water sport

Parco San Marco's private beach is the best location to improve your skills in whichever water sport you choose. There are special diving & snorkeling packages for those who haven't yet mastered their skills or for younger guests. The packages vary in length and include all equipment and knowledgeable instructors will help anyone get comfortable in the water. Spend your holidays practicing summer water sports on lake Lugano.