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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful Lane a surrounding villages. Defiantly worth taking the ferry around the lake to the different villages, affordable and enjoyable. Lots to see and nice to hope on and off to explore. The ferry ran fairly frequently but it is best to check departure times...More

Thank therealhungryduck
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

The ferry services on the lake are frequent and good value. This trip stops at Cannero on the way. We spent about four hours here exploring the streets of the old town and having lunch then a walk along the foreshore with a good play...More

Thank daisynz
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

If you are interested in history, culture and magnificent scenery this is the right place to be. Stresa with its liberty style hotels, the Isolabella with its baroque Palace, the picturesque fishermen island... Everything is perfect for a great holiday.

Thank Luisella P
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Just visited Lake Maggiore in the North of Italy and stayed at Villa Paradiso at Meina. What a gorgeous spot! Lovely room overlooking the lake. Clean and comfortable. Service was terrific and staff were really nice. Lots to do in the area.

Thank keentravellerKiama
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We thorough enjoyed our two-night two-day visit to Lake Maggiore area of Italy in late spring. We stayed at a hotel on Corso Umberto overlooking the lake. Most of the hotels (if not all) are covered in blooming flowers (geraniums on terraces, jasmine on walls,...More

Thank MGN777
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Lago Maggiore in Northern Italy is the second largest lake in Italy. The shore has Italy to the south and Switzerland to the north. The town of Luino is on the Italian shore with beautiful views over the lake, a ferry, nice bars and restaurants.

Thank Nicholas G
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We stayed in Strasa, Italy at the La Palma Hotel looking out at Lake Maggiore everyday. What a sight. We visited Borromean islands Isola Bella and Isola Madre and Pescatori (the fishermans island). Relaxing and beautiful.

Thank Ralph D
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the lake and the three islands. It was a fantastic day to see the palaces and roam around the lovely gardens. We had a lovely lunch on the Fishermans island where you can get all types of food from a 4€ piece of...More

1  Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We visited here on the way to the airport as we had a late flight. I really wish we had had more time as it was simply not enough to appreciate what the lake has to offer. We hired a private boat to take us...More

1  Thank Finneganbeginagain
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Went to Lake Maggiore with Shearings while staying in Lake Como . One tip, when the drivers give you your ticket to come back on a boat , look for the ones with a blue cross on the front . Truly is a magical and...More

1  Thank Sandra B
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