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What to do in Stresa??

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What to do in Stresa??

We will be staying in Stresa for 4 days in September. What are the highlights of Stresa, places to visit and see. Places to avoid.

Recommendations for restaurants?

Thank you

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1. Re: What to do in Stresa??

try doing a search on our forum - you will find plenty of suggestions/answers.

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2. Re: What to do in Stresa??

So, what did we do ?

1.day Visited the Borromean Islands, had dinner in the old town of Stresa

2.day Took a cablecar to the top of Mottarone, dinner in Grand Hotel Bristol

3. day Maggiore express to Swizerland by train, back by boat, lunch in Locarno, near the Cloister up the hill

4.day Visited Villa Taranto gardens, had lunch in Isola Pescatori

5. day. Violoncello solo concert in Santa Caterina del Sasso, accessible by boat from Stresa.

Stresa is offering a classical concert every summer.

6. day hiking from Stresa to Belgirate back by bus.

We had a very busy time.

Have a nice trip

May be can help


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3. Re: What to do in Stresa??

Can visit Milan on a day trip as well.

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4. Re: What to do in Stresa??

And this thread also offers suggestions further afield....

Places to visit on a return visit to Stresa:



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5. Re: What to do in Stresa??

Thank you,

Our first trip and looking forward to it.

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