From Milan: Lake Maggiore & Borromean Gems with Boat Cruise

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Explore the towns of Stresa and Arona, along with the enchanting Borromean Islands, during a picturesque boat tour on Lake Maggiore on a day trip from Milan accompanied by a tour leader.

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  • Experience the natural beauty and historic grandeur of Lombardy and Piedmont
  • Explore Stresa, where the majestic Alps meet the captivating Borromean Islands
  • Cruise across the tranquil waters of Lake Maggiore aboard an exclusive boat
  • Feast your eyes on vistas of Isola Bella, Isola Madre, and Isola dei Pescatori
  • Admire Santa Caterina Monastery, clinging to the rocky face of Lake Maggiore


Embark on a captivating journey across the enchanting waters of Lake Maggiore and see two Italian regions, Lombardy and Piedmont, on a day trip from Milan. After departure, start your adventure in Stresa, a town where the grandeur of the Alps blends with the allure of the Borromean Islands. Take a leisurely stroll on the lakeside promenade, offering panoramic views. Step aboard an exclusive boat and immerse yourself in the scenic beauty of the Borromean Islands – Isola Bella, Isola Madre, and Isola dei Pescatori. See Isola Bella, a masterpiece of art and nature, cradling the Borromeo Palace amid cascading gardens. Disembark at Isola dei Pescatori, the 'Fishermen's Island,' to experience the charm of a traditional fishing village and savor authentic regional flavors at one of the island's restaurants. Continue to the cliffside Santa Caterina Monastery. Opt for a self-guided tour or simply unwind, soaking in the views of the lake and its surroundings. End your day in Arona, a town adorned with historical charm and characteristic cafes, as your guide regales you with captivating stories.


Roundtrip transportation Bilingual tour leader Audio headsets Boat cruise Bottled water

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