The five things to see on Lake Maggiore

The five things to see on Lake Maggiore

The five things to see on Lake Maggiore

When you are on holiday on Lake Maggiore are so many tourist attractions in the area not to be missed , because at any time of the year this area is rich in artistic wonders , landscape and folklore .

There are five things you absolutely have to see once they arrive on the Lake:

The San Carlone of Arona Majestic, imposing and charm unmatched , San Carlone or the Colossus of San Carlo , located not far from the center of Arona and is over 35 meters high . Tourists can visit the statue from inside thanks to a spiral staircase that allows you to climb to the head of St. Charles , for more than 30 meters high . The figure of St. Charles Borromeo is very important for the citizens of Arona that, even today , celebrating the saint in the place that he was born in 1538. In Arona , then , is to visit the hill where once stood the fortress and Borromea the old town , very characteristic of small streets with shops and cafes.

The stately homes of Stresa Stresa offers a spectacular view from the promenade and is considered , for its artistic richness and landscape , one of the jewels of Lake Maggiore . Do not miss a visit to the many stately homes of the town including Villa Pallavicino , bearing in mind that many of them have been transformed today into beautiful luxury hotel.

The Borromean Islands Isola Bella , Isola Madre and Isola dei Pescatori are the three treasures of Lake Maggiore . Today inhabited by a few fishermen , these islands are accessible by boat from different points of the lake and represent , together with the Castles of Cannero , the natural beauty unique in the world . Beautiful island you can visit the Palazzo Borromeo , with its riot of Baroque art , while on the island Mother is very interesting walk in the botanical gardens that surround faunal and floral species rare and exotic .

The gardens of the Borromeo Gulf : Verbania Pallanza.

In Pallanza is situated Villa Taranto , a stately home that stands out , lush , the Borromeo Gulf and one of the most beautiful places in the area. The gardens , including rare plants , you can see the black tulip , a flower so rare as to be priceless today.

The Fortress of Angera is one of the historical places of Lake Maggiore . Inside you can visit the doll Museum while , from the higher floors of the fortress , you can admire a unique view.

We can arrange, private airport transfer, accommodation in a luxury hotel, fine dining on Lake Maggiore or in a Michelin restaurant on Lake Orta.

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We provide hotel bookings, events, team building events and transfers from: Stresa, Baveno, Pallanza, Laveno, Ghiffa, Belgirate, Arona, Ascona, Locarno and Verbania


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