Lake Orta, Orta San Giulio

#1 of 80 in Nature in Piedmont
Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
Lake Orta is dotted with romantic buildings that are reflected in the water. The lake's cool, clean waters are likely what's left of a retreating glacier. Walk along the lake's shores and find activities both on and off the water. Travel to the southern or northern end of the lake by train. You can stay in hotels in either area. Arrange to visit Lake Orta and other attractions in Orta San Giulio using our Orta San Giulio trip planner.
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  • This town and its lakeside setting is charm personified. The island nestling in the centre of the lake was just picture perfect. We did struggle to find parking when we first arrived around 1pm. But.....  more »
  • Clean waters, nice places, mice small villages, not too crowded as other lakes. Simple and healthy place.  more »
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