Relax in Stresa, the elegant internationally famous holiday resort known as the Pearl of the Lake. Private Borromean Islands Boat Tour to discover the three main islands of the lake. You will first visit Isola Bella, the most famous one, with its “Palazzo” and gardens; then Isola dei Pescatori with its simple quaint houses lining the cobbled lanes and the fishing boats bobbing along gently in the harbor, the delightful Chiesa di San Vittore, whose bell tower dominates the skyline is worth a visit for its 17th century paintings and last Isola Madre, with its beautiful Botanical Garden and all species of pheasants, white peacocks and parrots living freely and the 18th century Palazzo Borromeo, a palace of rare beauty.
Full Day trip on board by narrow gauge train and ferry. With the Lake Maggiore Express ferry boat you will cruise up to Locarno, Switzerland, the northern tip of Lake Maggiore. Then, you will board the picturesque Centovalli train for one of Switzerland/Italy’s most scenic journeys. The little train reaches many bridges and viaducts that span the valleys. Enjoy spectacular views and stop off in the rustic villages that the train passes through.