Lake Maggiore and Borromean Gems with Exclusive boat cruise
Welcome to an enchanting journey on Lake Maggiore!
Traverse the splendid tapestry of this picturesque lake, adorned with the iconic Borromean Islands and the idyllic Santa Caterina Monastery.
Starting from Milan, your journey unfolds in Stresa, a city where panoramic vistas of the majestic Alps harmonize with the allure of the enchanting Islands and the and the lakeside promenade invites you to take a leisurely stroll.
Embark on an exclusive boat and enjoy the landscape of the Borromean Islands, a group of three islands: Isola Bella, Isola Madre, and Isola dei Pescatori.
Isola Bella, the most famous among them, is a masterpiece of art and nature, cradles the Borromeo Palace amid gardens cascading gracefully into the lake.
You will disembark at Isola dei Pescatori, the “Fishermen’s Island”, where you can feel the charm of a traditional fishing village. Here you can taste the authentic flavours of the region at one of the island’s restaurants.
You will then arrive at the Santa Caterina Monastery, nestled on the cliffside. Here you can decide to take the ticket for a self-guided tour or just relax and admire the breathtaking views of the lake and surrounding landscapes.
Culminating in Arona, a town adorned with historic charm and characteristics cafes, your day unfolds against a backdrop of captivating stories shared by our expert Tour Leaders.
Join us for a day of discovery and beauty exploring the Borromean Islands and Santa Caterina and make your trip unforgettable!
Embark on a full-day tour exploring the fascinating lake and its charming island. Enjoy the exclusivity of a boat cruise on Lake Maggiore.
- Reach Stresa by bus
- See the island by an Exclusive boat cruise
- Admire Santa Caterina Monastery
- Reach Arona by bus
Dress code: Shoulders and knees must be covered if you want to visit churches. Wear comfortable walking shoes and wear a hat to protect yourself from the sun in hot summer days.
– Santa Caterina tickets
– Lunch & beverage
- Professional English/Spanish-speaking Tour Leader
- Exclusive Boat Cruise
- Audio headsets provided (over 10 participants)
- 1 small bottle of water for each person
Electronic voucher accepted
Milan, November IV Square near the Hotel Excelsior Gallia.
The meeting pooint square is near the Centrale Train Station in Milan.