The lake’s beauties

Come to our concerts and seize the opportunity of visiting Lake Maggiore and its surroundings!

The three islands of the Borromeo Gulf: the Isola Bella, with the the monumental Baroque Borromeo Palace and its majestic and scenic gardens…

… the Isola Madre and its gardens, where peacocks, parrots and pheasants roam freely, are full of rare plants and exotic flowers…

… the little, picturesque Isola dei Pescatori and its fishermen’s houses with long balconies to dry the fish in the sun.

The Villa Pallavicino Garden in Stresa, with its animals and its vegetation

The gorgeous Villa Taranto Garden in Verbania.

The beautiful garden of Villa San Remigio in Verbania.

The Giardino Botanico Alpinia, enjoying one of the finest viewpoints of the region, reachable with the Mottarone Cableway.

Cannero Riviera and the misterious Castles on the lake.

The little towns on Lake Maggiore south side: Belgirate, Lesa, Meina and Arona with the reknown Colosso di San Carlo Borromeo.

The awe-inspiring Lago d’Orta and its beautiful Isola di San Giulio.

The quiet Lago Mergozzo.

The Borgo Medievale in Vogogna with its Castello Visconteo.

The Medieval Domodossola and the beautiful Sacro Monte Calvario.

The imposing Rocca Borromeo in Angera, rises on a spur of calcareous rock that dominates the southern part of Lake Maggiore, on the Lombard side, is an unusual example of a completely preserved medieval fortified building.

The striking Eremo di Santa Caterina del Sasso in Leggiuno, on the Lombard side of Lake Maggiore.

The Lago Maggiore Express offers you an unforgettable journey by train and ship: you will cross a wild and romantic region with the Centovalli railway through the Valle Vigezzo, then you will navigate across the Lake Maggiore in the southern part of Switzerland and in Italy.

Join the Enchanted Cruise with the new motorship Antares of the Navigazione Lago Maggiore. The motorship leaves Arona, parading the Hermitage Santa Caterina del Sasso and the Island of the Borromeo Gulf till Intra. The return is with a liner to stop and see the islands, Stresa and Baveno.