Lake Maggiore, Switzerland
Lake Maggiore, Switzerland

Lake Maggiore, Switzerland

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Lake Maggiore or Verbano is a large lake located on the south side of the Alps. It is the second largest lake in Italy and the largest in southern Switzerland. The lake and its shoreline are divided between the Italian regions of Piedmont and Lombardy and the Swiss canton of Ticino. Located halfway between Lake Orta and Lake Lugano, Lake Maggiore extends for about 65 kilometres between Locarno and Arona. Wikipedia
Last Updated: 10/18/2020
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Lake Maggiore Travel Videos

Lake Maggiore, Switzerland
Locarno, Switzerland AT04
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Lake Maggiore, Switzerland
Locarno and Ascona in the Ticino, Switzerland
We're visiting the town of Locarno, a very pretty little resort town along the shores ...
Lake Maggiore, Switzerland
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Lake Maggiore, Switzerland
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Lake Maggiore, Switzerland
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Lake Maggiore, Switzerland
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Lake Maggiore, Switzerland
Locarno, Switzerland (2017)
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Lake Maggiore, Switzerland
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Lake Maggiore, Switzerland
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What Travel Bloggers Are Saying (42)

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Things To Do In Locarno Ascona
Though the region of Locarno is beautiful, I recommend starting with the town center of Locarno itself. The town is located on the northern shore of more
Things to do in Lugano - Holidays to Switzerland
Lugano old town is delightful, with its Baroque and Renaissance places of worship, charming palazzi and squares. Piazza Riforma, Luganos main more
Best Towns And Cities In Switzerland
Located on the shores of glittering Lake Maggiore, the beautiful city of Locarno is perfect for a girls weekend getaway, or a short break away from more
Ask A Local What Should I Do See Eat In Locarno Switzerland
Cardada-Cimetta is an amazing location that offers a breathtaking view of Lake Maggiore. It is reachable from Locarno by public transport. Theres a more
Best Christmas Markets In Switzerland
There are many traditional Christmas markets in Switzerland, and the Via Borgo in Ascona hosts one of the prettiest. It may be a little smaller than more
Top 14 Places in Switzerland
Lake Lugano lies on the Swiss/Italian border in Ticino, and is Switzerlands only official Italian-speaking canton. Lake Lugano and Lake Maggiore more
Travel Guide Lugano Ticino Switzerland
Get Up into the MountainsFor alpine thrills, I took the Cardada Cimetta cable car from Lake Maggiore up to the peak of Monte Rosa mountain range to more
Switzerland Of Snow Capped Marvels And Chocolate
Switzerland is an adventure sport enthusiasts ultimate destination; skiing, mountaineering and snowboarding along the slopes of the beautiful Alps more
Travel Blog Alta Verzasca Bike Verzasca Valley
My base for exploring the Verzasca Valley was Locarno, a small Italian-speaking city on the northern shore of Lake Maggiore. From Locarno, I could more
Best Time To Visit Switzerland
Summer festivals in Switzerland often mean music. Ascona Music Festival, along the banks of Lake Maggiore, is a highbrow chamber music festival. It more
The Best Switzerland Road Trip - Arzo Travels
Locarno is also in the Italian-speaking part of the country but actually not as remote as Lugano (not that much close but still). Located, on Lake more
Unusual Foodie Experiences Switzerland
Monte Verità is perched on the hills with a panoramic view of Ascona and Lake Maggiore. At the turn of the 20th century, an alternative, vegetarian more
Most Beautiful Places In Switzerland
Ascona is located on the northern shore of Lake Maggiore in the Canton of Ticino, Switzerlands Italian-speaking region. It has a beautiful old town more
Top Rated Attractions In The Italian Part Of Switzerland
First on our list was Locarno, a beautiful town with amazing views over Lake Maggiore at the base of the Alps. We parked the car in city center area more
Festivals In Switzerland 106810
The Ascona Music Festival is a prestigious Swiss chamber music festival, which is held in the picturesque town of Ascona. Located next to the more
Cruising Lakes Switzerland
Ascona is a charming former fishing village on sinuous Lake Maggiore. The old town is a warren of cobblestone alleyways and art galleries. The more
10 Tips Road Trip Switzerland
Even though the Borromean islands on the Italian side of Lake Maggiore are much more bustling famous, Isole di Brissago in Switzerland is a great more
Beautiful Lakes To Visit In Switzerland
With its Mediterranean climate, you can be forgiven for thinking you are in Italy when you visit Lake Maggiore.  In fact, about three quarters of more
Best Day Trips From Lugano Switzerland
Ascona and Locarno are two beautiful towns that sit side-by-side on the north end of Lake Maggiore. Both feature colorful old towns and beautiful more
Switzerland Bucket List
Italian language and culture notwithstanding, something about the idea of traipsing through cities like Lugano or Larcarno, or gliding over the more
The Grand Tour Of Switzerland By Car 14 Day Itinerary
Ascona is situated on Lake Maggiore, the northern tip of which lies in Switzerland.  Italian is the main language spoken here and the architecture more
Best Places To Visit In Switzerland
Colorful Ascona, located on the northern shore of Lake Maggiore and just 30 minutes away from the Italian border, is one of the most colorful places more
4 Days Locarno
We are going to spend day three near Locarno, taking to the lake to visit the botanic gardens at Isole di Brissago and the charming lakeside town of more
How To Visit Ponte Dei Salti Lavertezzo Verzasca Valley
We visited Ponte dei Salti in early July on a day trip from Lugano. After spending the morning in Lugano, we visited Ascona, a colorful little town more
Switzerland Travel Tips
To name a few, Lake Constance that borders Germany, Austria and Switzerland is worth a visit, as is Lake Maggiore, a great place for windsurfing, more
Places To Visit In Switzerland
While in Ticino, youll have to visit Lake Maggiore to be surrounded by the Alps as you stand on the waterfront. This lake is home to many islands more
Discover Ascona Switzerland
The small town of Ascona, perched on the edge of the gorgeous Lake Maggiore is the pick of the lakeside towns. Ascona is one of Switzerlands most more
10 Exciting Locations In Switzerland To Spend Your Summer Holidays
I can recommend a beautiful hotel in Locarno. It is called the Hotel Villa Orselina. The five-star hotel has a privileged position above Locarno more
Best Towns To Visit In Switzerland
One beauty spot to include on your Locarno itinerary the Sacred Mount Madonna del Sasso in Orselina. The church here lies on an outcrop of rock more
8 Superb Reasons to Visit Switzerland ...
Helvetia is the sunniest area of Switzerland and the warm climate and largely remote rural topography has led to a laid back life style which is more
Thermal Spa In Switzerland
Locarno is an Italian-speaking resort city in southern Switzerland, on Lake Maggiore at the base of the Alps. Its known for its sunny climate. more
Lugano Switzerland
If you decide to come to Lugano for a longer vacation, youll have the opportunity to see Lake Como and Lake Maggiore, with their shores chocked more
Our Pick Of The Top 10 Things To Do In Switzerland
Switzerland is home to some of the most beautiful lakes in Europe. Take time out during your Switzerland trip to admire the crystal clear lakes. One more
Grand Tour Of Switzerland
Now weve crossed over into Switzerlands Italian speaking region,  the canton of Ticino and theres a distinct Mediterranean feel as we pass more
5 Days Switzerland Itinerary
I started my Switzerland travels from Italy. ie I took the train from Lake Como to Lake Maggiore in Locarno which cost $27 $40 and took 1h 50m. So more
Best Places To Visit Switzerland Escorted Tours River Cruises
Our Switzerland, the Matterhorn and the Glacier Express escorted tour, and Lake Maggiore, Orta and Como for Solo Travellers, both include a trip to more
Switzerland Road Trip Itinerary Planner
Climb the narrow alleys to Piazza Grande or stay at Hotel Belvedere and stroll the manicured lawns with flower gardens and fountains. Spend time at more
Top 10 BEST Places to Visit in Switzerland
Go to Falconeria Locarno to see an extensive collection of birds of prey to enrich your Switzerland travel experience. Or, if you want to enjoy the more
Top Places You Cant Miss In Switzerland
This part of the country, feels so relaxed, like you are on a glamorous holiday, with palm trees, gelato everywhere, very sunny, very Italian like. more
All You Can Do In Ascona Switzerland In 72 Hours
Switzerland is far from your mind, but think again. Due to its mild climate Tiscino is in fact great destination for producing wine. The hills more
Top 13 Hikes in Ticino (Tessin) – SWITZERLAND
7. Monte Lema Lema offers you views for miles. You can take the funicular to the top or hike up. From the top you have the option to hike the more