Just a few kilometers from Castelletto Ticino, one of the most fascinating and renowned destinations on Lake Maggiore.
The town is the perfect combination of culture, art, nature and folklore. The lakefront, with its characteristical bars and shops, hosts local markets and events for the whole summer.
Angera, an historical town of greater importance during medioeval time, when the power of the Church and the strong trade with neighboring countries made it an important square, today has become a renowned turistical town, ideal for walks up to its castle and for tastings local products.
Discover the capital of fashion and design! Visit the Duomo, the Pinacoteca di Brera, the Teatro alla Scala, the Castello Sforzesco or go shopping in the gallery! Admire the skyline of its skyscrapers, the most famous of Italy!
The Hermitage of S. Caterina del Sasso is one of the most fascinating places on Lake Maggiore, located on a steep rock overlooking the water. Its foundation, dating back to the 13th century. Since 1970 it belong to the Province of Varese and can be visited for free. It will take your breath away!
LAGO DI COMABBIO CYCLOPEDONAL TRAIL: 12.3 km deepened in the green of the woods. LAKE OF VARESE CYCLING TRAIL: a tour of the lake of about 32 km with both paved and unpaved roads. PALABE BRABBIA: this Natural Reserve is the most important wetland in the province of Varese, it extends over approximately 5 sq km between the Lake of Comabbio and Lake Varese. RANCO-ISPRA: 6.60 km of cycle route, the path nodes through from the Parco della Quassa till the ancient furnaces.
Rising in the middle of the verdant southern coast of Lake Maggiore, where the Ticino river resumes its journey to join the Po, it is an ideal destination for a walk along the river. The town often proposes musical events and markets under the stars.
Varese, a lively and dynamic city, nestled on seven hills and surrounded by the historic "castellanze", districts located around the historic center. Famous for its enchanting gardens and its stately villas. History, art, culture and shops in the city center and the spirituality of the Sacred Mount, Unesco site, await for you.
Enjoy typical productions in our surroundings: choose between several wine tasting experiences between Angera and Ranco, visit honey producers in Laveno and Leggiuno, and delight your palate in Luino with its local cheese.
For food lovers many traditional recipes to be tasted in farmhouses and taverns on the hills with lake view.