Lake Maggiore Travel Guide

The perfect destination for those who love nature, romantic landscapes and plenty of relaxation.

With its southern allure, mild climate and lush vegetation (including countless palm trees), Lake Maggiore is a romantic place for every visitor that discovers it. The lake stretches from the regions of Piedmont and Lombardy in Italy to the Canton of Ticino in Italian-speaking Switzerland. Various locations around the lake offer the perfect destination for those looking to enjoy the dolce vita amongst relaxing panoramas and quiet, natural surroundings. Don't miss graceful Stresa and the wonderful Borromean Islands on the Italian side, while on the Swiss shore the main attractions are Ascona and the tropical paradise of the Brissago Islands.