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Navigazione Isole Borromee e Lago Maggiore, Day Tours

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Address: Via Lido 6, 28838, Stresa, Italy
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+39 0323 31358
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Public Navigation Service from Stresa to Borromeean Islands and Lake...

Public Navigation Service from Stresa to Borromeean Islands and Lake Maggiore. Our itineraries include all the location that look out on Lake Maggiore for example Eremo di Santa Caterina del Sasso, Verbania Intra and Pallanza, Arona, Ascona and Locarno.Servizio di Navigazione Pubblica da Stresa per le Isole Borromee e tutto il Lago Maggiore. I nostri itinerari comprendono tutte le località che si affacciano sul Lago Maggiore tra cui l'Eremo di Santa Caterina del Sasso, Verbania Intra e Pallanza, Arona, Ascona e Locarno.

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Day Trip around the Islands

We brought a round trip Ferry ticket to explore the 3 Islands. The Ferry was comfortable and easy to use. We had a great day exploring and would recommend this to any travellers... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 January 2017
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Port Lincoln, Australia
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Port Lincoln, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We brought a round trip Ferry ticket to explore the 3 Islands. The Ferry was comfortable and easy to use. We had a great day exploring and would recommend this to any travellers as a way of seeing the Islands. The only disadvantage of seeing the Islands this way is that you are dictated by the ferry timetable.

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Seattle area
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

I've found the Boat Tour listings for Stresa quite confusing and wanted to clarify and recommend based on my travels. There are numerous small boat tour operators offering trips to the Borromean Isles and around Lake Maggiore, but what you want is the Municipal Ferry ("Gestione Navigazione Laghi Italia") operating out of a large waterfront building in downtown Stresa, (and... More 

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

OK, but we preferred the line with the large boats There are several ferry operators serving Stresa and the islands. As we approached the ticket office by the parking lot we were approached by a uniformed person selling tickets. This was legit, but it was not for the company we wanted. This line uses smaller boats which operate from the... More 

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Penicuik, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

A day round ticket is best - it gets you to all three islands and back to Stresa. Tickets from ticket office at the main pier, reasonable cost of about 17Euro

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Marske-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Fabulous place to visit, via the water taxi, beautiful flowers in spectacular gardens, the ideal place for taking wedding photographs. Quite a bit lot of walking, unsuitable for visitors who are not too mobile as there are quite a few steps to manoeuvre. The views are spectacular. Margarita Lountza UK

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This place offers efficient good value transfers to the islands which are a must visit if you are around lake maggiore

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Dublin
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We arrived quite late but decided to take a boat trip to the islands anyway. The lady who gave us our tickets was quite grumpy and not very helpful. But we had our tickets. First stop Isola Bella. We explored for an hour, had a coffee and took the next boat to Isola Superiore. There again one hour exploring and... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Ignore the people dressed as ship's captains trying to sell you private boat tours and walk the extra 50m to the official scheduled boat ticketing office. The boats are very much bigger, cheaper and, more to the point, run according to a schedule. My experience over several days was that they were always on time. Excellent value, efficient, reliable and... More 

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

My husband and I were confronted with several people selling tickets for ferry/boat service to the islands. We had not seen the pavilion further on which is where the "Lake Ferry" service is managed. We overpaid,were told the boat was leaving immediately, after we arrived at the first island, they told us they would pick up on the hour or... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Everything on these boat trips cost more than they should. Let's begin with the boat tickets -- we were two adults thinking the price was steep, but a family with kids will think it's ruinous. When you get to the island with the big garden you have to pay a new ticket to get in. The prices in restaurants, bars... More 

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