Lake Maggiore Holidays

Lake Maggiore Holidays - Fantastic scenery and amazing views

Lake Maggiore is rich in stunning scenery and breathtaking views, boasting grand villas and colourful gardens, together with an age-old air of elegance and charm. Just 24km from Milan Malpensa airport, it is the most westerly of the major Italian Lakes, and lies at the foot of the Italian Alps close to the border of Switzerland. The location offers a unique combination of Alpine scenery and Mediterranean climate and culture.

Holidays in Lake Maggiore would suit those looking to soak up the Italian culture, in a refined setting amongst the enchanting scenery of Northern Italy. Home to numerous hiking and rambling trails, the area is ideal for walkers keen to explore the mountains and the shores of the lakes, and there are water-based activities such as sailing, canoeing, windsurfing and water-skiing. Lake Maggiore attracts culture lovers throughout the summer months when the region plays host to a number of festivals and classical music concerts. Excursions available include trips to the other great Italian lakes - Lake Como and Lake Garda.