Italy Major Lakes Facts

Lake Como Italy
Lake Como
There are over 1,500 lakes in Italy ranging from very small to the enormous Lake Garda which has an area of approximately 143 square miles (370 square kilometers). On this page we list 10 of Italy's largest lakes followed by a list of the top 5 with a short description of each. For each of these major Italian lakes you will find a list of interesting facts including how large it is, where the lake is located, and why the lake is important. This information is written for both kids and adults.

10 Largest Lakes in Italy

Description of 5 Largest Lakes in Italy

Lake Garda

Lake Maggiore

Lake Como

Lake Trasimeno

Lake Bolsena