4 days in Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

4 days in Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

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Locarno, Switzerland
— 1 day
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Stresa, Italy
— 1 night

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Locarno, Switzerland

Locarno ©
Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
On the 27th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso and then get to know the resident critters at Falconeria Locarno.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Locarno itinerary planner.

New York City, USA to Locarno is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Locarno is 6 hours. Traveling from New York City in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Locarno, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Stresa.

Things to do in Locarno

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso
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Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso ©
Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso
Falconeria Locarno ©
Falconeria Locarno

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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. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): head off the coast to Isola Madre, admire the landmark architecture of Borromeo Palace, thenstep off the mainland to explore Isola Bella, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Palazzo Borromeo.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Stresa travel route tool.

Drive from Locarno to Stresa in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Stresa sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Stresa

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Lake Maggiore, Isola Bella
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Borromeo Palace ©
Borromeo Palace
Palazzo Borromeo ©
Palazzo Borromeo
Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella

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