A private cruise on Lake Maggiore

A full-day tour during which you will enjoy a special private cruise along the eastern and western shores of Lake Maggiore. You will be struck by the breathtaking natural landscapes and by the panoramas you will admire both from the terrace on Isola Bella and from the porticos of the hermitage of St. Catherine.
A pleasant stop for shopping and lunch on the cute Isola dei Pescatori (the Fishermen’s isle) will enrich your exclusive experience!

Meeting with a licensed tourist guide at Stresa, “the pearl of Lake Maggiore”, or at Baveno. A pleasant cruise on Lake Maggiore by a private taxi boat to enjoy the panoramic view of the Borromean Gulf and of the two lakeshores. The first part of the cruise will be along the western lakeshore, in order to admire the parks and the buildings on Isola Madre from the lake itself. Dock on Isola Bella (Beautiful Island), the best-known among the Islands of the Borromean Gulf. Between XVI and XVII century Charles III Borromeo, dedicated himself to build a Baroque style palace and named the island Isabella, in honour of his wife Isabella D’Adda. His son Vitaliano VI created the wonderful garden in baroque style with its ten blooming terraced gardens enriched with basins, fountains, water sprays architectural perspectives and a multitude of statues. Dock on Isola dei Pescatori (Fishermen’s Island) and time for a pleasant walk along its narrow lanes, discovering cute corners and shops. Individual lunch. The second part of the cruise will be along the eastern lakeshore, which is the deeper. The taxi boat will approach the cute village of Laveno Mombello and it will reach another jewel of the lake: the Hermitageof Santa Catherina del Sasso, a marvellous monastic complex perched on a rock. Guided visit to the complex in order to have a complete view of a wonderful panorama. Back to Stresa or Baveno by private taxi-boat.

 

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