DAY TRIPS

LAKE MAGGIORE PRIVATE CRUISE TOUR

10.00 - Meeting with the multilingual speaking tourist guide at Stresa, “the pearl on Lake Maggiore”, Pleasant cruise by private speed-boat on Lake Maggiore to enjoy the panoramic view of the Borromean Gulf and of the eastern shore of Lake Maggiore. The first part of the cruise will be along the western shore, in order to admire from the lake the parks and the buildings on Isola Bella (Beautiful Island) and Isola Madre. Dock onto Isola Bella for a complete guided visit. It was built by Count Vitaliano Borromeo in 1632 and it’s characterized of a monumental Baroque palace and of a majestic setting blooming terraced gardens.

13.00 - Dock on Isola dei Pescatori (Fisherman’s Island) and time for a pleasant walk along the narrow lanes, discovering cute corners and shops.
Lunch at a restaurant with a menu based on local fish dishes.

14.30 - The second part of the cruise will be along the eastern shore of lake, which is deeply. The speed-boat will approach the cute village of Laveno
Mombello and it will reach another jewel of the lake: the Heritage of Santa Catherina del Sasso, marvelous monastic complex perched on the rock.
Guided visit of the complex, in order to have a complete view of a wonderful panorama. Back to the hotel by private car.