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Nice half-day trip

We took a regular boat from Passignano to visit the Isola Maggiore, the second largest island at... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rijeka, Croatia
Pretty island - worth a visit, but wear insect repellent!

We took the ferry from Castiglione del Lago over to Isola Maggiore. We stayed around 90 minutes... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jo Y
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Reviewed yesterday

We took a regular boat from Passignano to visit the Isola Maggiore, the second largest island at the lake (from three) and the only one that is inhabited. The regular return ticket is 8 EUR (a bit over half an hour in every direction) and...More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I visited this island with a friend who was researching Punto Irlande Crochet. We visited the museum and spent time with the talented women who Crochet on the island. Please do buy there wares, it’s how they make a living. Despite my repellent I was...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a 3 hour trip here which was enough to walk around the island, visit the church at the top then walk through the village. We had lunch and gelato, then had time for gift shopping before returning to passignano. A very pleasant day...More

1  Thank sweatyfox
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the ferry from Castiglione del Lago over to Isola Maggiore. We stayed around 90 minutes before getting the ferry back. This was enough time to walk up to the church and around the island a little. The only downside was the number of...More

Thank Jo Y
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were in Italy for a wedding and were staying in Villa San Crispolto. We went on the ferry to the island around 20 mins. The views of the lake and hills from the ferry are stunning. When you get of the...More

2  Thank docherty50
Reviewed February 16, 2018

Very nice place to relax and enjoy beautiful surroundings! I would recommend to visit it to all who are going to stay in Tuoro sul Trasimeno. Best place for relax!

Thank AlenaXY
Reviewed November 15, 2017

This little gem in the middle of Lake Trasimeno is really with a visit if you're spending days in this wonderful part of Italy. Get the small ferry from either Castiglione or Possignano and spend time aboard to settle down in tempo, because once on...More

4  Thank thomasroger
Reviewed October 17, 2017

A perfect spot for meditation. It offers walking trails across the island, surrounded by olive tree, and nice panoramic spots to look over the lake and surroundings.

Thank Andr_Petr
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

First visited this little island 18 years ago on honeymoon so took our kids back for old times sake. They were desperate to swim and for this reason we were disappointed. We had enquired and believed there was a stony beach access which there was...More

Thank Helena549
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

We went on what was written place where they made lace, grand house and so on. Massive disappointment. When you arrive by boat your immediately hit by market stalls selling tat you could buy in any market all over the world. The main event the...More

1  Thank Tourist-73v
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April 25, 2018|
Response from thomasroger | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think there are two small places, but I’m not sure whether the be right by the ferry has rooms for rent.
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March 25, 2018|
Response from Andr_Petr | Reviewed this property |
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