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Navigazione Sulle Isole Borromee del Lago Maggiore

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Address: Piazza Marconi | Imbarcadero, 28838 Stresa, Italy
Phone Number: +39 3485138441
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Description: The public service boat offers an exclusive service for the Borromean...
The public service boat offers an exclusive service for the Borromean Islands and all the places of interest that lean out on the banks of the Lake Maggiore, been born for satisfying the demands of whom loves to travel in liberty, it makes various boats to be able to satisfy the demands of the single one as those of groups, parties or schools available. We rent motorboats to visit the fascinating Lake Maggiore.
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This is a well run operation that provides tours around Stresa. We visited a few of the islands nearby and found we could catch a boat every 30 minutes to return. We bought our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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Roswell, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

This is a well run operation that provides tours around Stresa. We visited a few of the islands nearby and found we could catch a boat every 30 minutes to return. We bought our tickets at the boat launch area. Lines can be long in the morning so be prepared. You can buy in the morning and use anytime throughout... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Great experience, good service friendly captains. Went to two of the islands on separate days. Much nicer than the large ferry that I thought was too crowded.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

We had a very good day visiting the two islands (Isola Bella and Pescadori) and Stresa with the taxiboat. We have booked from the camping site and had our pickup also at the camping site (Isolino). The islands are very nice to visit. I want to thank the organisation from the taxiboat, because on one trip we forgot our camera-bag.... More 

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Southwest Ranches, FL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We opted for this service instead of the larger ferry. You can pretty much tailor your trip to wherever you want to go for different prices. We used it to go to Isola dei Pescatori and then an hour and a half later they picked us up, promptly and took us to Isola Bella. Very convenient.

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Lanaken, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We took a day ticket on the official Navigazione and visited the 3 islands at our own pace; in July there is a boat almost every 30mins (except some in the early afternoon). No entry tickets are included in this price, so if you want to visit Isola Madre (must do; beautiful garden and castle), you need an additional fee... More 

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Brisbane
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

These water taxi style boats are the best way to get around the islands and villages. Run regularly and easy to travel on.

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Bristol, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Spot on. The boats run to time and are the best way to get around the lake. The seats on some of the boats (the boats are all different designs) were cheap plastic and uncomfortable, but the journey times are short.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The ferries on the lake are a must. And the island hopping is such great fun. We went in May when the weather was just picture perfect.

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Stresa, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great experience. Big boats circulate around the islands, stop at each of them.Unless you are a big group of people do not accept the offers of the small boats (taxis) and walk inside the port gate and purchase tickets for the ferries. Several options, the greatest experience is the panorama trip to Lugano in Switzerland on hoover craft or slower... More 

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Udine, Italia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The connections are very good to all islands and to towns along the shore but they are rather expensive for a long stay and unfortunately the last boats are early evening. there is other transportation but it a bit more expensive.

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