Lake Maggiore West Bank activities, tickets and more

Day Trips & Excursions

Zermatt and Matterhorn Day Trip from Stresa

A full day guided tour from Stresa to see the splendors of the Ossola Valley, the Simplon Pass and the Alps. Arriving in Zermatt on the rack and pinion railway, you are instantly surrounded by some of the most famous peaks in the Alps, including the Matterhorn.
1 day
Tours & Sightseeing

Lake Maggiore Isola Bella Hop-On Hop-Off Boat Tour

Enjoy a boat tour of the beautiful Lake Maggiore and visit the stunning Isola Bella, one of the Borromean Islands. Enjoy traveling at your own pace with a hop-on hop-off boat tour. Once on the island, you can explore the impressive Palace Museum and the well-tended gardens where you can expect to see white peacocks and the beautiful fountain dominating the garden.
1 day
Day Trips & Excursions

Private Tour of Borromean Islands from Stresa

A day tour of the Borromean islands to discover the real beauty of lake Maggiore. A private sightseeing tour for small groups, couples and individuals to explore the famous islands of magical lake Maggiore accompanied by a qualified and experienced tour guide
6 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Borromean Islands Hop-On Hop-Off Boat Tour from Stresa

Spend a day island hopping around the Borromean Islands with a 1-day hop-on hop boat ticket around Italy’s Lake Maggiore. Departing from the lakeside town of Stresa, create your own sightseeing schedule using the boat as transport. See the elegant island palace and formal gardens of Isola Bella, admire the lush vegetation on Isola Madre and stroll along the charming promenade of the tiny Isola dei Pescatori. Enjoy lake views as you cruise between them and spend as little or as long as you like at each island.
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Lake Orta Day Trip from Stresa with Optional Island Cruise

Take relaxing afternoon excursion to nearby Lake Orta and visit one of the most beautiful villages in Italy: Orta. Explore the narrow medieval streets and enjoy views across the lake. Add an optional boat cruise to Orta town with a 1.5-hour visit to San Giulio's Island to visit the basilica and the crypt. This guided bus tour takes place in a group of up to 50 people and includes pickup from Stresa.
5 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Italian Lakes and Switzerland Tour from Stresa

A group day tour through Italy and Switzerland around Lake Maggiore, Lake Lugano and Lake Como. See the western shores of Lake Maggiore, stop in the cosmopolitan city of Lugano in Switzerland, visit the Villa Carlotta gardens on Lake Como and the grand cathedral in Como city.
1 day
Cultural & Theme Tours

Full day tour: the three Borromean Islands

Discovering the three Borromean Islands: isola Bella, Fishermen's Island and isola Madre with a tour guide.Admiring the scenery of the lake and the beautiful gardens.Wandering around the narrow streets of the Fisherman's Island.
8 hours
Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Discovering the Alps: the powerful Toce waterfall

The most beautiful and powerful waterfall in Europe!In the heart of Formazza Valley there's the second highest waterfall in Europe: the Toce Waterfall with its height of 143 mt is of course the most beautiful leap of Alps.We can admire the waterfall, walk near the dam and visit the tipical mountain villages.
9 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Macugnaga and Monte Rosa: the second highest mountain in the Alps.

Macugnaga is a pretty mountain village in a marvellous setting at the foot of the awe-inspiring east face of Monte Rosa at the end of the Anzasca Valley.It was founded in the 13th century by the Walsers, a people of Germanic origin who came from the Canton Valais in Switzerland to settle in the high valleys around Monte Rosa, Formazza, Simplon and Aosta.Well worth a visit is the Walser House Museum in Borca, one of the outlying hamlets. The house, dating from the 17th century, has been open to the public since 1983, thanks to donations and restoration work performed by the local people. The three-storey house houses a permanent collection of reproductions, antique prints, photographs and everyday objects used in the Walser colony of Macugnaga.We will visit the ancient village of Macugnaga and we can choose according to the weather our tour: we can take the chair lift to see the glacier and walk only 10 minutes (very easy walking) or we can visit the Walser House Museum.
8 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

The botanical garden of Villa Taranto

Visiting one of the most important botanic gardens in the world with a tour guide. Strolling along the path looking for the beautiful flowers and particular plants.
3 hours