LAGO MAGGIORE & SURROUNDINGS
LAGO MAGGIORE AND BORROMEAN ISLANDS
The Borromean gulf of Lake Maggiore counts 3 principal islands: Isola Bella, Isola Madre and Isola Pescatori (fisherman‘s island); Isola Pescatori is the only property not belonging to the family Borromeo. Other properties of the family include: Castles of Cannero, the Castle of Angera, Parco Pallavicino and Parco Mottarone.
National Park Val Grande
The biggest wilderness area in the Alps. The landscape is completely natural, wild and free. Without roads, without permanent or seasonal settlements, where nature reigns. In this valley, wilderness stands for: harmony, balance and uncontested silence.
Lago Maggiore Zip Line
The rope where emotions run high over one of the most beautiful landscapes of the world.
A 1850m long steel cable, one and a half minutes of pure fun; you fly with a speed of 120 km/h, 350m above the floor feeling the chill of the air rush past.
The Botanical Gardens
of Villa Taranto
A beautiful garden has not to be huge, it should be the realisation of a dream, even though it is situated on a balcony and not bigger than a few square meters“ Cit. Neil McEacharn, a Scottish captain and founder of these 16 hectares, English-style botanical gardens, situated in Verbania and classified the most beautiful botanical garden in the world (opinion poll of the users of the online platform TheNeeds).