Notice
This website or its third party tools use cookies, which are necessary to its functioning and required to achieve the purposes illustrated in the cookie policy. If you want to know more or withdraw your consent to all or some of the cookies, please refer to the cookie policy. By closing this banner, scrolling this page, clicking a link or continuing to browse otherwise, you agree to the use of cookies..
home > THE BORROMEO GULF: A CAMELIE-LOVERS PARADISE

THE BORROMEO GULF: A CAMELIE-LOVERS PARADISE

PROGRAMME 1

The Borromean Islands: Isola Bella, Isola dei Pescatori and Isola Madre

Departure from Stresa, elegant, international tourist destination, by small private launch for Isola Bella, the most famous of the Borromean Islands. Visit the 17th-century palace, rich in history, art and culture, and its extraordinary landscaped grounds, a masterpiece of Italian gardens, laid out on ten stepped terraces descending to the water’s edge. Free time for shopping and exploring the island. Then on to Isola dei Pescatori, the centuries’ old working fisherman’s island, with its picturesque lanes and alleyways, typical dwellings and the small church dedicated to San Vittore. Free time for lunch to try delicious lake-fish specialties at one of the many island’s restaurants and explore at leisure. Afternoon transfer by private launch to Isola Madre to visit the largest of the Borromean Islands, with its extensive botanical garden, aviary and exotic peacocks and pheasants freely roaming the grounds. Tour the 16th century Palace, its  reconstructed period rooms furnished with priceless antiques, paintings, collections of porcelain, dolls and puppets as well as personal belongings, recreate the atmosphere of yesteryear. Back to Stresa by private launch.

PROGRAMME 2

 The Borromean Islands: Isola Bella, Isola dei Pescatori and Stresa

Departure from Stresa, elegant, international tourist destination, by small private launch for Isola Bella, the most famous of the Borromean Islands. Visit the 17th-century palace, rich in history, art and culture, and its extraordinary landscaped grounds, a masterpiece of Italian gardens, laid out on ten stepped terraces descending to the water’s edge. Free time for shopping and exploring the island. Then on to Isola dei Pescatori, the centuries’ old working fisherman’s island, with its picturesque lanes and alleyways, typical dwellings and the small church dedicated to San Vittore. Free time for lunch to try delicious lake-fish specialties at one of the island’s restaurants and explore at leisure. Afternoon transfer by private launch back to Stresa to visit the historical centre and enjoy free time for explore the city on your own.

Tel. +39 0323 1981000
Fax. +39 0323 1970474
  • Duration: 1 gg
  • Price: From 28 €
Print this page

top