Daily Tours: lake Maggiore
Visit of the " Isole Borromee"
A day to discover the beauties of Lake Maggiore! Starting from Stresa, with a motorboat cruise, you will reach Isola Madre, for a visit of the palace and garden. Its particular botanical garden is famous for the blossoming of camellias, rhododendrons, azaleas as well as wisterias. Then you will move to Isola Superiore dei Pescatori, that owes its name to the occupation of its inhabitants. After a walk through its narrow alleys, you will take the boat to reach Isola Bella.
Stop and relax at RistoLounge Elvezia to enjoy an Italian aperitif with a fantastic view! Then in the afternoon visit of its baroque palace and Italian gardens with ten terraces overlooking the lake.
WHEN: from 20th March to 1st November
WHERE: departure from Piazza Marconi, Stresa
DURATION: full day
COST: € 51,00 per person
WHAT'S INCLUDED: motorboat transfer from Stresa to the Islands and back (private boat shared with other people), entrance ticket to Palace and Gardens of Isola Madre, entrance ticket to Palace and Gardens of Isola Bella, apertitif at RistoLounge Elvezia on Isola Bella
Vespa tour to Lake Orta
Discover the beauties of the most romantic and picturesque lake of Italy, in saddle of an Italian legend: “The Vespa”!
Starting from Lake Maggiore you will reach Lake Orta, admiring amazing landscapes and travelling through small villages. Park your Vespa in Pella and, after a pleasant walk, enjoy lunch in a typical restaurant overlooking the lake. In the afternoon leave Pella by motorboat and reach San Giulio's Island, also known as the "Island of Silence". Then continue your trip by motorboat to the medieval village of Orta. After a visit of the village go back across the lake to Pella, where your Vespa will still be waiting and drive back to Lake Maggiore.
WHEN: from June to October
WHERE: departure from Sapori d'Italia Travel Agency, Stresa, Via de Martini, 35
DURATION: full day
COST: € 106,00 per person (minimum 2 people)
WHAT'S INCLUDED: “Vespa” motorbike (125cc) day rental, helmet, vehicle’s insurance RC, all motorboat transfers, 3 courses lunch in Pella (drinks NOT included), AMI-insurance.
For people coming from a different country than Europe: international driving license required.