Come with us to discover the wonderful and romantic Lake Maggiore! With its natural landscapes you will be fascinated and traveled in history.
The Island Bella, the Mother Island, the Fishermen’s Island, will enchant you with their palaces, their gardens and their characteristic houses.
The itineraries we propose:
Stresa & Angera
Departure in the morning from Stresa to Angera, crossing the hermitage of Santa Caterina del Sasso and arriving in Angera with a visit to the wonderful fortress. Lunch and return in the afternoon in Stresa.
Tour of the Borromeo’s Island
Departure from Stresa in the morning and arrival to the Mother Island, which houses one of the oldest botanical gardens in Italy. On the Island Bella you can visit the sumptuous palace, home of the Borromeo family, which preserves invaluable works of art. Fishermen’s Island hosts a small hamlet featuring a small square surrounded by narrow, winding alleys. Back in the afternoon.
Tour of the Borromeo’s Island & Villa Taranto
Departure from Stresa to the Mother Island to visit one of the oldest botanical gardens in Italy. Visit the Island Bella where it will be nice to travel back in time visiting Borromeo palace. In the small Island of Fishermen it will be possible to live the real life of the fishermen who once populated these areas. The tour ends with a visit to the botanical gardens of Villa Taranto, which hosts tens of thousands of plants. They are crossed by 7 km of avenues and are considered one of the most beautiful in Europe.