16 days in Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

16 days in Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Locarno, Switzerland
— 8 nights
2
Stresa, Italy
— 5 nights

8
nights
Locarno, Switzerland

Locarno ©
Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Locarno: Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum (in Hofstetten bei Brienz), Interlaken (Parasailing & Paragliding & Harderkulm) and Grindelwald-First (in Grindelwald). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Lugano, look for gifts at Alpia Sport + Mode, walk around Parco Civico, and make a splash at Lido Locarno.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Locarno visit planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Locarno is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Singapore to Locarno. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in November, with highs in Locarno at °C and lows at °C. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Stresa.

Things to do in Locarno

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lugano, Interlaken, Lauterbrunnen, Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum, Grindelwald-First
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Harderkulm ©
Harderkulm
Parasailing & Paragliding
Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano

5
nights
Stresa, Italy

Stresa ©
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. Explore Stresa's surroundings by going to Varenna (Villa Monastero, S. Giovanni Battista, &more), Bellagio (I Giardini di Villa Melzi & Parco di Villa Serbelloni) and Castello di Vezio (in Vezio). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Villa del Balbianello, browse the exhibits of Villa Carlotta, appreciate the history behind Statue of San Carlone, and explore the activities along San Giulio Island.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Stresa tour itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Locarno to Stresa in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Stresa

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Varenna, Verbania, Menaggio, Bellagio, Tremezzina
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Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello
Turati Centro Nautico Lario ©
Turati Centro Nautico Lario

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