Easter on the Major Lake
Spending a holiday on this lake is a collection of Art, History and Taste with its typical products and its breathtaking views.
For Easter Sunday and Easter Monday you can visit the characteristic towns such as Arona, Stresa, Baveno, Verbania, Angera, Laveno, Luino and spend an unforgettable experience. The area of Lake Maggiore, naturally full of attractions throughout the year, during the Easter week becomes an irresistible destination, where you can visit the islands Boromeee, the Angera Castle, the Cannero Castles, Villa Taranto, Santa Catherine, San Carlone ... and many other places that will leave you in awe.
During the week Easter Lake Maggiore, it is the ideal destination for a holiday or a weekend, thanks to its mild climate and the first gentle rays of sunshine you will have new flowers and perfumes, enjoy such a wonderful setting for your holidays .
There is no better time to visit the Piedmont lakes and pristine valleys of Ossola: a mix of thematic events, appointments with art, exciting underground routes in VB or in the heart of the botanical gardens on the lakes.
Some sites do not miss:
- Parks and Villas
You cannot start with the must-see visits to the botanical gardens of Lake Maggiore as well as those hosted the Borromean Islands, the Villa Pallavicino Park, the Garden Alpinia (Stresa) and the famous botanical gardens of Villa Taranto, not to be missed will be the guided tour of the gardens of Villa San Remigio (usually closed to the public), enclosing a true "story of" gardens. Various styles - Italian, English and medieval - together with woodland and orchards, chase and fade gradually into one another to form a whole of exceptional harmony. The visit is by appointment.
Is the most important and most living center of the lower Lake Maggiore: it will be a unique opportunity to see Piazza San Graziano, and piazza del Popolo, transformed thanks to the various events organized in these days. A visit to San Carlone is a must (it is the second statue in the world's tallest metal, after the Statue of Liberty in New York). Arona is one of the gates of Vergante, green heart of Lake Orta and Lake Maggiore, boasting a horticultural tradition of excellence and that in this time of year offers glimpses of nature really unusual.
Also in Ossola, missed a visit to the Visconti Castle of Vogogna: Easter and Easter Monday tours open to all.
- Sacri Monti
Easter in the Lake District Tourist also coincides with wonderful artistic paths: from the Sacri Monti (do not miss the three UNESCO sites of the Sacred Mountain of Orta, Ghiffa and Domodossola - info: www.sacrimonti.it) event "Path Art "of Traralgon, on Lake Maggiore. The artistic path offers a walk through the streets of the country where homes, gardens and picturesque corners will be the backdrop to dozens of works by Italian and foreign artists: a truly unique and multi-sensory. It closes this art museum tour with a visit to the excellence of the Lake Maggiore, Verbania Landscape Museum, whose exhibition halls will be visited at Easter and Easter Monday. You will discover one of the most charming places of art of Northern Italy: the painting section to that of sculpture with an unmissable collection of plaster casts Troubetzkoy, up to the archaeological and popular religiosity.
On www.lagomaggiore.net online portal is all you need to program the most of a stay of one or more days between the lakes and mountains of this extreme corner of Piedmont.