LAKE MAGGIORE, CHEESE & WINE
“Don't let love interfere with your appetite. It never does with mine” - Anthony Trollope, Barchester Towers -
✦ 3 days/2 nights
✦ from April to October
✦ Accommodation: hotel 4*
✦ Private transfers by car/minivan
✦ Lake Maggiore and the enchanting Borromean Islands
✦ Cheese refiner tour & tasting
✦ The great reds of Northern Piedmont: Gattinara winery tour & tasting
Day 1. Your travel experience begins in Stresa, one of the most popular cities of Lake Maggiore. You will be met by our expert guide who will lead you through the beauties of the marvelous Borromean Islands, the “pearls” of the lake: Isola Madre, with its 20-acre park that is considered one of the most impressive and well-preserved in Italy, Isola dei Pescatori (Fishermen’s Island), which is characterized by an old village has been a fishing community for centuries and tiny traditional shops and fish restaurants (where you’ll have lunch), Isola Bella, perhaps the most admired destination on Lake Maggiore, derives its fame from its stunning Baroque palace and elaborate Italian gardens. Overnight at 4* hotel located in Stresa.
Day 2. Breakfast. Transfer and visit of the very famous cheese refiner’s caves. Light lunch. In the afternoon winery tour and tasting at one of the most famous wineries of Northern Piedmont. Do you know that in this small corner of Italy there are excellent wines that can compete with Barolo and Barbaresco ? Overnight at 4* hotel located in Stresa.
Day 3. Breakfast. End of the service. “Arrivederci”.
Price (per person):
2 nights 4* hotel located in Lake Maggiore area (b&b service)
Borromean Islands tour with private guide + boat ticket + lunch + tickets entrance for Palaces and Gardens (day 1);
Private transfer by car/minivan + cheese refiner’s caves guided tour + light lunch + private winery tour and tasting of Gattinara wine (day 2);
Single room on request;
Pick-up and drop off from/to other destinations will be quoted at the time of request;
Services not mentioned in the section “Services Included”.
Luxury accommodation/hotels on request;
The tour is available Monday to Sunday, April to October. Other months on request;
If some of the attractions/suppliers mentioned above are not available they will be replaced by others of the same quality;
If lunch is not included we suggest to book the restaurants in advance;
We reserve the right to change an itinerary after departure due to local circumstances or events outside of our control;
Booking: advanced booking is recommended;
Cancellation Policies: please, see Terms and Conditions
I GO TRAVEL SNC, Via Monte Grappa 14, 13049, Tronzano Vercellese (Italy)
Phone: +39 3492660501 / +39 (0) 161 1681122
Period: April - May - June - July - Agust - September - October
Durata: 3 days/2 nights