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Navigazione Sulle Isole Borromee del Lago Maggiore

Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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The public service boat offers an exclusive service for the Borromean Islands and all the places of interest that lean out on the banks of the Lake Maggiore, been born for satisfying the demands of whom loves to travel in liberty, it makes various...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Piazza Marconi | Imbarcadero Servizio Pubblico Non di Linea, 28838, Stresa, Italy
+39 348 513 8441
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

This was a very pleasant way to spend a day in Stresa - make sure you can devote the whole day to visit all three islands. The boats were clean and ran on time. Make sure you buy a ticket that covers all three islands...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SabreSailor
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This is a great public service that is very cheap and runs regular ferries to all destinations on Lake Maggiore. When you arrive in Stresa (or any of the towns) look for the large Navagatzione ticket building. Do not do as I did when I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gwyneth R
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Good way to visit the three islands on the lake, the boats run at a regular intervals seniors get a discount Monday to Friday.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ross W
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

The ferries are reliable and on hot days offer a lovely break for cool air in between islands. I recommend visiting 3 island as there is so much to see in very picturesque locations. I recommend going on cooler days as we didn’t manage to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank liilyyaa
Reviewed 15 August 2018

This is the easiest way to travel around the lake and visit the many towns, and the 3 main islands. It's very frequent, the staff are all friendly and helpful and it's a more cost effective way to travel than using the private boats. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 11 August 2018

The official lake transport is cheaper than the private concerns who will harrass you into one of their trips. Don't bother, you can get everywhere you would want to on the Navigazione and it's easy to buy tickets and a very smooth ride.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Timmide
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Nice to visit the islands with the smaller boats. The frequency is good. Next time i only would choose isla Bella. Isla pescatory was old and not that nice.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank buelens
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Best to get the day hop-on-hop off ticket to allow you to visit all three islands (and other stops) in a day. Runs to time (every 30 mins) and is very reliable. You but the tickets from the official ticket office - its now €17.80...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gerbilsontour
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The need for a good boat service is essential to see the three islands and travel further up the lake and you can be sure of that, they were on time every day, excellent service

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 600Seasider
Reviewed 3 July 2018

This is the best way to get around the Lake.We stayed in Stresa(nice town)and we used the public service boats frequently to visit other attractions.Beware of the boat tour sharks as they linger in the car park,trying to get your business,they do cost a bit...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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8 August 2018|
Response from buelens | Reviewed this property |
There is always the public one which are big boats stopping every 30 minutes. Those will be there anyway. The private ones are smaller and are there each one hour.
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Response from Andrea K | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Yes I went in late April. Weather was gorgeous☀️sun shining, water was choppy but all was well! The best time to go, before heavy tourist season kicks in.