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How to get there

Isola Bella
Isola Madre

Isola Bella
Isola Madre

By car

From the Autostrada dei Laghi motorway in the direction of Gravellona Toce, Carpugnino exit, following the signs for Stresa.
It is possible to park in Piazza Marconi in Stresa and from here you can take one of the boats to reach the Isole Borromee.
Alternatively, you can leave your car in the square in Carciano opposite the dock.

 

By train

Ferrovie dello Stato railway, Milan-Sempione line, Stresa stop. The station is around 850 m from Piazza Marconi.
With Ferrovie Nord railway, Milan-Laveno line, Laveno stop.

 

By bus

VB Arona Milan line: departure from Milan Lampugnano, stop B5.
Or Verbania–Stresa–Malpensa, which requires advance booking.
For info: www.safduemila.com.

By plane
Distance from the principal airports: Turin Caselle 140 km – Milan Malpensa 50 km – Milan Linate 110 km – Bergamo Orio Al Serio 130 km.

 

FROM DRY LAND TO THE ISLANDS
By ferry

The boats depart from the main locations on the lake.
For further information: Navigazione Lago Maggiore – scheduled passenger service. Also available is a non-scheduled passenger service by motorboat.

Parco Pallavicino

Parco Pallavicino

By car

From the Autostrada dei Laghi motorway in the direction of Gravellona Toce, Carpugnino exit, following the signs for Stresa.
A free car park is available in the proximity of the entrance to the Park. Due to the limited number of spaces available, we recommend that you use the free shuttle service departing every day from Piazza Marconi in Stresa.

 

By train

Ferrovia dello Stato railway, Milan-Sempione line, Stresa stop. Stresa station is located 800m on foot from the Parco Pallavicino.
With Ferrovie Nord railway, Milan-Laveno line, Laveno stop.

 

By bus

VB Arona Milan line: departure from Milan Lampugnano, stop B5.
Or Verbania–Stresa–Malpensa, which requires advance booking.
For info: www.safduemila.com.

 

By plane

Distance from the principal airports: Turin Caselle 140 km – Milan Malpensa 50 km – Milan Linate 110 km – Bergamo Orio Al Serio 130 km.

Rocca di Angera

Rocca di Angera

By car

Autostrada dei Laghi motorway in the direction of Gravellona Toce, Sesto Calende exit, continuing along A-road SS 629 in the direction of Angera, where access to the Rocca is facilitated by the road signs for tourists.
A free car park is available opposite the entrance to the Rocca.

 

By train

Ferrovie dello Stato railway, Milan-Sempione line, Arona stop. The boat for Angera leaves from here. The Rocca can be reached on foot along a panoramic route uphill that takes around 15 minutes.

For further information: Navigazione Lago Maggiore – scheduled passenger service. Also available is a non-scheduled passenger service by motorboat.

 

By plane

Distance from the principal airports: Turin Caselle 135 km – Milan Malpensa 25 km – Milan Linate 85 km – Bergamo Orio Al Serio 110 km.

Parco del Mottarone

Parco del Mottarone

Discover the Mottarone website

Castelli di Cannero

Castelli di Cannero

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Terre Borromeo

A story of love, protection and respect that has lasted for six centuries.

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Simbolo di magia, saggezza e purezza, ma anche di onore e devozione, l’unicorno è senza dubbio tra le creature leggendarie più affascinanti.
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Questa figura mitologica è uno dei simboli della famiglia Borromeo: svetta maestoso in cima al Teatro Massimo, ma è presente in moltissimi altri punti di Palazzo e giardino dell'Isola Bella.
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A symbol of magic, wisdom and purity, but also of honor and devotion, the unicorn is undoubtedly one of the most fascinating legendary creatures.
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This mythological figure is one of the icons of the Borromeo family: it stands majestically above the Teatro Massimo, but it is also present in many other spots around the palace and the garden of Isola Bella.
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“Tis love that make the world go around, my baby". 
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Così Charles Dickens intendeva l'amore, un sentimento così potente da far girare il mondo. 
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Festeggiamo questo giorno lasciandoci andare alla stessa ispirazione che crediamo lo scrittore abbia trovato sull’Isola Madre quando ci soggiornò.
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“Tis love that make the world go around, my baby." 
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So Charles Dickens meant love, a feeling so powerful that it can make the world go around. 
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