Explore Lake Maggiore and the Borromean Islands at your own pace with a 1-day hop-on hop-off boat tour from Stresa. Admire the beautiful scenery of the lake and visit the superb sights on the islands.
About this activity
- Free cancellation
- Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
- Reserve now & pay later
- Keep your travel plans flexible — book your spot and pay nothing today.
- Valid 1 day
- Check availability to see starting times.
- Skip the ticket line
- Host or greeter
- English, French, Italian, German, Spanish
- Audio guide included
- English, Italian
Select participants and date
Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.
What to bring
- Comfortable shoes
- Luggage or large bags
- Alcohol and drugs
- Walking frames
Know before you go
- Leave from Stresa by private boat every 30 minutes (approximately) from 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM
- The departure times of the tour start from 9:30 AM until 2:15 PM (last departure to 3 islands of the day)
- From 17 March 2023 to 5 November 2023 the palaces and gardens of the beautiful and mother island will be open
- The entrance ticket to the palace and garden of Isola Bella and mother are not included
- Pets are allowed on the boat but not inside the museum and garden
- The 3 boat tour stops are Stresa, Isola Madre, Isola dei Pescatori, and Isola Bella
- A landing tax of €0.50 needs to be paid per person for each island at the ticket office (not included in the tour price)
- Food and drinks are not included in the tour price
- This tour may be canceled for poor weather, and a refund will be issued
- This tour takes place rain or shine
- Since this is a non-scheduled public service, the departure, transfer and return times are at the complete discretion of the customer.