Riva del Garda is located on the northern corner of Garda Lake, on the border with Verona and Brescia areas. On the west of Riva del Garda rises Mount Rocchetta (1575 m) and to the east lies the Monte Baldo (2218 m). A great points of interest for landscapes and nature are Lake Tenno, Lake Ledro and Varone falls, the last of great geological interest.

Riva del Garda is definitely a tourist hot spot, with its view of the lake and the extreme closeness to all fun amusement parks theme that helped make this italian region very known also outside Italy.