from €349,00 pp

Classic Tour of Lake Maggiore, famous town of Stresa enjoy a splendid position on Lake Maggiore in the Borromean Bay, where it overlooks the Borromean islands, the main attraction of the region.

The Borromean Islands, with their stunning palaces and ornamental gardens, are an unmissable destination for aesthetes.

3 days on Lake Maggiore and its main attractions, starting with an enchanting dinner in a gourmet restaurant in the heart of the old town. Visit the Borromean Islands from the Madre Island, Pescatori Island to the Bella island where a lake view lunch awaits you.

At the end of this wonderful experience you will visit the hermitage of Santa Caterina del Sasso, a very old monastery that stands overhanging the Lombard coast of Lake Maggiore.

Arrival in Stresa and check-in at the hotel.
Dinner in a gourmet restaurant in the heart of the historic centre. Overnight stay.
The second day will be dedicated to the discovery of the Borromean Islands.
Isola Madre is the largest, located just off the coast of Pallanza on the opposite side of the bay. The island is best known for its English botanical garden with rare species of plants and trees from all over the world.

You then visit the Isola Pescatori, the island of the people with its picturesque fishing village. You can stroll through the narrow alleyways browsing the typical small shops.

Finally, Isola Bella, where at the Ristolounge Elvezia, you can enjoy a lunch overlooking the lake. After lunch, visit the Borromeo Palace with its countless art treasures and the Italian garden on ten terraces. Dinner and overnight stay.

Breakfast at the hotel and check-out.

Departure by boat to the hermitage of Santa Caterina del Sasso, a very old monastery that stands overhanging the Lombard coast of Lake Maggiore.

After the visit return by boat to Stresa and departure home.

Cancellation Policy

  • is not responsible for changes or cancellations made by the Museums or Partners company directions on the offered programs.

In case of cancellation, please contact us, on
Tickets purchased on will be refundable if you e-mail us your request for cancellation and in the percentage of the following steps. (excluded bank charges)

  • There will be no penalty for cancellations communicated via email at least (3 days) 72 hours prior to date of excursion departure.
  • Cancellations made less than (3 days) 72 hours prior the date of excursion departure: 50% of deposit.
  • In case of no show, tickets will not be refundable: 100% of deposit.
  • You can change the date and/or time already booked 72h prior the date of excursion departure, with an extra fee apply.


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Car Service

  • Comfortable A/C Minivan
  • Private Luxury Car
  • English Speaking Driver & Guide


  • Full Day
  • Half Day
  • For Transfers to (all airports, stations or in city)

Pick Up & Drop Off from:

  • Rail or Bus Station
  • Cruise Ship Port
  • Airport
  • Hotel
  • Address or Intersection
  • Monument/Building

No extra service Available! Please check later.

What’s Included

  • 2 nights with breakfast in hotel in Stresa or Baveno 3* or (4* Optional)
  • 1 Dinner in a restaurant in the centre of Stresa, two dishes from the à la carte menu and dessert, water and coffee included
  • 1 Lunch on Isola Bella, two dishes from the à la carte menu and dessert, water and coffee included
  • Speedboat transfers from Stresa to the Borromean Islands and from Stresa to Santa Caterina del Sasso
  • 2 entrances to Isola Bella and Isola Madre
  • 2 entrances to the hermitage of Santa Caterina del Sasso


What’s Not Included

  • Gratuities
  • All extra not mentioned


Optional Extra Costs

  • Private guide service, Half day : Euro 180,00 per day, per service (4 hours)
  • Private guide service, Full day : Euro 240,00 per day, per service (maximum 8/9 hours per day)
  • Transfer from Malpensa airport to Stresa (or vice versa) Euro 140,00 per car up to a maximum of 2/3 passengers.
  • Transfer from Linate airport to Stresa (or vice versa) Euro 220,00 per car service up to a maximum of 2/3 pas


Important Informations

  • ImportantPlease check our Cancellation Policy in the ‘Policies’ section, each package may have different terms and conditions.
  • Important – You may change or cancel your booking up to 24 hours before the excursion start time.
  • Rain Policy – Tour run in Rain or bad weather conditions
  • Childrens’ ticket prices are for children aged between 10 and 14
Tour Type: Walking, Trekking, City Trip
Availability: From 20/03/2020 to 31/10/2020
Accommodation: 3 Star as base, 4 Star Optional
Duration: 3 Days
Location: Stresa
Languages: ??????
Max nº of People: 10
Pick-Up Time: –:–
Meeting Point: Stresa
Transportation method: Not Included
Kid-friendly: Yes
Friendly: No
Activity Level:

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