LAKE MAGGIORE

Situated between Lombardy, Piedmont and Switzerland, it is one of Italy’s most stunning and historically important lakes, with breathtaking landscapes, verdant nature and little masterpieces of art.

AREA
212 kmq
MAX DEPTH
370 m
LENGTH
64,4 km
MAX WIDTH
10 km
ISLANDS
11
MAIN RIVER
Ticino

Moments

Lake Maggiore

The Doll Museum. The villages and the districts. Trekking, horse riding and water sports. Advice for experiencing Lake Maggiore
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Vivere il Lago Maggiore

From Lake Maggiore to Po River

Art Nouveau friezes, museum bread and cycleways along river banks
  • Cycle Tourism
Borgo di Arcumeggia

Lake Maggiore, a golfer’s paradise

Nature, sport and a lot of fun awaits you in the wonderful setting of Lake Maggiore, where you can enjoy a dream golf holiday
  • Golf
Lake Maggiore, a golfer’s paradise

Cosa fare sul Lago Maggiore

Alcuni suggerimenti per organizzare una vacanza sul Lago Maggiore.
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Lago Maggiore: attività e indirizzi utili

From Lake Ceresio to Lake Maggiore through Valcuvia

  • Parks
Viste Alpine

Park of Tenuta La Quassa and the Ispra Kilns

Parco della Quassa and Ispra furnaces: traces of history and beautiful paths along the lakefront.
  • Parks
La Quassa park, Ispra lakefront and its kilns

Brebbia and the pipe factory

In the province of Varese, wet from Lake Maggiore, well protected by a hilly setting hidden from the wind and sudden storms
  • Art & Culture
Saints Peter and Paul Church and the Pipe Museum

Sesto Calende

Sesto Calende: between history and nature.
  • Active & Green
Sesto Calende: gateway at Lake Maggiore, along Ticino river

Luino

The tourist boast of Luino is the picturesque and folkloristic weekly market.
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The Luino Market

Vacation at Lombardy Lakes

The Lombardy lakes offer quality services and accommodation for every type of holiday.
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Vacation at Lombardy lakes, ideas for planning

Places

Borromeo Fortress in Angera

What strike visitors of Rocca Borromeo, located on the southern shore of Lake Maggiore,is the architectural harmony of its five buildings
  • Art & Culture
Borromeo Fortress in Angera, discovering castles in Varese

The Abbey of San Donato

In Sesto Calende the beautiful and ancient Romanesque church is worth a visit
  • Religious Tourism
Visit the Abbey of San Donato in Sesto Calende

Laveno

La capitale turistica della sponda orientale del Lago Maggiore
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Lago Maggiore-Laveno-panoramica da San Clemente

Village of Maccagno

From the lake to the mountains, from modern to ancient, the village is a mosaic of suggestive views
  • Villages
Village of Maccagno

Angera

Un borgo antico in provincia di Varese sulla sponda lombarda del Lago Maggiore.
  • Villages
Angera

Park of the Ticino Valley

The park covers about 92,000 hectares from Lake Maggiore to the confluence with the River Po
  • Parks
Park of the Ticino Valley

Where to sleep

HOTEL DEL PARCO SRL

Sesto Calende
HOTEL DEL PARCO SRL

HOTEL PONTI&PONTI

Angera
HOTEL PONTI&PONTI

HOTEL DEI TIGLI

Angera
HOTEL DEI TIGLI

LOCANDA POZZETTO

Laveno-Mombello
LOCANDA POZZETTO

CAMIN HOTEL COLMEGNA

Luino
CAMIN HOTEL COLMEGNA

HOTEL MEUBLE' MODERNO

Laveno-Mombello
HOTEL MEUBLE' MODERNO

HOTEL DE CHARME LAVENO

Laveno-Mombello
HOTEL DE CHARME LAVENO

ALBERGO LA COLLINETTA

Sesto Calende
ALBERGO LA COLLINETTA

IL SOLE DI RANCO

Ranco
IL SOLE DI RANCO

HOTEL DEL SOLE

Sesto Calende
HOTEL DEL SOLE

ALBERGO PAVONE

Angera
ALBERGO PAVONE

HOTEL CONCA AZZURRA

Ranco
HOTEL CONCA AZZURRA

IL BELVEDERE DI RANCO SRL

Ranco
IL BELVEDERE DI RANCO SRL

HOTEL DAVID

Sesto Calende
HOTEL DAVID