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Rocca Borromea di Arona

Via Alla Rocca 22 | Parco della Rocca Borromea, 28041, Arona, Italy
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Via Alla Rocca 22 | Parco della Rocca Borromea, 28041, Arona, Italy
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is such a great walk up and if you can not walk take the tourist train in summer. Worth the walk, take a book and have a great wine of aperitivo up there.

Thank M C
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

If you visit Arona, Italy and want to take in a breathtaking view then visit Rocca Borromeo di Arona. There is free parking or you can actually take stairs off of Arona's highway 33 and climb to the top. Entrance is free so it is...More

Thank Holtem
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Situated on the hill above town you can either hike it or take the car - we visited on a Sunday afternoon and parking was a problem although I did just manage to squeeze into a spot. There's great views up and down the lake,...More

1  Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing , beautiful view from the Castle , Rocca Borromeo di Angera ... century XIii.Worrh a visit ! !

Thank Peralt
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I have made this part of my morning walk rout. It is wonderful to be able to walk up or down depending which way I go. The view is to die for and the whole area is peaceful. Full of history if you really take...More

Thank M C
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Well worth a visit, if its sunny even better, the views from here are excellent, dont forget your camera. Also a nice cafe, for snacks tea coffee, small play area for the kids, and toilet facilities.

Thank PaulMountains
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Really a wonderful place to take in the views of Arona and Lake Maggiore as well as take in some history. No better place to sit on a beautiful day anywhere in Arona other than the possibly the "Speakeasy" enjoying one of their many specialty...More

1  Thank BCHP
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We had walked to the Rocca from the Hotel San Carlo, and would have enjoyed our visit so much more if the heavens had not opened moments after we arrived! We managed to shelter for a while by having coffee in the Bar, and when...More

Thank lakegirl48
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely spot to see all around Lake Maggiore. Cafe is a nice place to spend some quiet time away from Arona crowds.

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Situated above the town, the fort and grounds provide a panoramic view of the lake and city. You can take a short walk up from very near public parking at the northern end of town, or you can drive up and park just outside the...More

1  Thank Bradford P
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