Lake Maggiore is one of the most beautiful lakes in Italy. The resorts are located right on the shores of the lake, a short walk from the beach. A great base for pleasant boat trips.
Lake Maggiore is 54 km long and has a coastline of over 150 kilometers, ideal for long bike rides around the lake or enjoy water sports such as kite surfing and windsurfing. The lake stretches from Piedmont to Lombardy, while the northern end is Swiss. The imposing mountains protect the lake, then in your resort, you can enjoy a mild climate. The villas on the coast and the beautiful gardens will leave you amazed!
On Lake Maggiore you can make wonderful boat trips, although most places are reachable by ferry. The Borromean Islands are magnificent with their villas, palaces and beautiful gardens. Do not miss the historic train Centovalli, which runs through picturesque landscapes dominated by forests, mountains and waterfalls along a distance of 52 km, consisting of 83 bridges and 31 tunnels.
Average summer temperature: 29 degrees
Sanctuary of the Madonna del Sasso in Orselina
From the high terrace of "Belvedere" you can enjoy a breathtaking view
The cured meat, such as prosciutto and mortadella, truly delicious
A great Novara wine
The Safari Park is a park of Pombia consists of two areas. The amusement park with thirty rides with animals in cages and pens, and safari park where the animals live in freedom. You can also find the farm, aquarium, reptile center and a park with dinosaurs.
Typical cuisine in this area is delicious black truffle and freshly caught fish.
The town of Stresa is full of boutiques and shops. In addition, the shores of the long lake is home to many markets. On a Wednesday there is a market in Luino, the largest market in the north of Italy.
This beautiful area has many parks and botanical gardens. Il Giardino Botanico Alpinia, in Alpino di Stresa, has an exceptional view of the Gulf of Borromeo.