7 days in Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

7 days in Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

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Stresa, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive
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Locarno, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive to Zürich Airport, Fly to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport

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Stresa, Italy

Stresa is a town and comune of about 5,000 residents on the shores of Lake Maggiore in the province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Piedmont region of northern Italy, about 90km northwest of Milan. Get out of town with these interesting Stresa side-trips: Lago Maggiore (in Verbania) and Lungolago Arona (in Arona). The adventure continues: look for gifts at Ferri Cristina, pause for some photo ops at Statue of San Carlone, step off the mainland to explore Isole Borromee, and take some stellar pictures from Alpyland Mottarone.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Stresa journey planner.

Ahmedabad, India to Stresa is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Ahmedabad to Stresa due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ahmedabad in January, expect Stresa to be colder, temps between 9°C and -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Locarno.

Things to do in Stresa

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Spas

Side Trips

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Locarno, Switzerland

Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): cool off at Lido Locarno, boost your wellbeing at Termali Salini & Spa Locarno, and then glide through the air with Mountaingliders. Keep things going the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Falconeria Locarno, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso, then take in the awesome beauty at Cardada, and finally make a trip to Piazza Grande.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Locarno trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Stresa to Locarno by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Locarno

Parks · Adventure · Outdoors · Baths

Side Trip