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Piazza Motta, Orta San Giulio Italy
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Essential North Lakes - 4 days / 3 nights
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Essential North Lakes - 4 days / 3 nights

With our tour you can discover all the Italian beauties of the north of the country! Its lakes and views have captivated visitors from all over the world for years now. With our expert guide and professional driver you will be accompanied and pampered for 4 consecutive days to admire and photograph the most beautiful places in Italy!<br>The famous Lake Como with its villas and small villages such as the most renowned Bellagio with cobbled streets and true authentic Italian taste.<br>Lake Lugano with its breathtaking views and its Swiss way a few steps from Italy! You will see the beautiful Borromean islands immersed in the lake that create fantastic panoramas especially from the edge of a boat that will take you to see them up close. And then Verona with the famous balcony of Juliet and Venice which with its canals is one of the most visited cities in the world!
$2,821.77 per adult
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HuskerTraveler2 wrote a review Oct 2019
Lincoln, Nebraska973 contributions232 helpful votes
In Orta you'll find many picturesque narrow streets, alleys, and several cute piazzas of which Piazza Motto is the largest and best. There are appropriate amount of shops and cafés offering relaxing outdoor seating. This piazza is where you'll begin your short 3 minute ride out to the island San Gullio. There is much more weekend activity on Saturday and Sunday, but definitely worth the one hour taxi ride from Stresa.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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BobC558 wrote a review Oct 2019
New York City, New York323 contributions210 helpful votes
This is the main piazza in the town of Orta. It is lined with shops - mainly catering to tourists, and cafes. It is a charming spot to relax and stare at the lake with it's lovely island.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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FYL003 wrote a review Sep 2019
Chicago, Illinois1,055 contributions255 helpful votes
The happening place for a small town: Water taxi piers, restaurants, shops, town hall, people watching. Local residents and vacationers congregate here to relax and enjoy the weather.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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288milanm wrote a review Aug 2019
Geneva, Switzerland10 contributions1 helpful vote
Everything happens here.... food,restaurants on the water front, bars, boat rides... even the evening social dancing.they Tango. Fabulous
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Date of experience: August 2019
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FrqtTrvlr14 wrote a review Aug 2019
Cincinnati, Ohio203 contributions51 helpful votes
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This village is worth a nice walking tour and maybe a meal if so inclined. We stopped in on our way from Lake Maggiore to Modena. We visited Chisa Santa Maria Assunta above town which was very nice, but otherwise it's just nice to stroll around town here or take the ferry over to Isola di San Giulio. The most difficult thing we encountered was parking which is limited. Don't attempt to drive into the old city. We parked northeast of town in the lagoon area in a small lot on SP229 near the restaurant Luci sul Lago. It was about a 2 mile walk from there into town. I believe there is also parking at the train station.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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