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Personalities lake MaggioreAmong the historical personalities linked to the lake Maggiore, sure the most important is
Saint Carlo Borromeo, born in Arona in 1538 and died in 1584. In 1563 he was ordained priest and then consecrated bishop, participated to the last phases of the Council of Trento, becoming one of the greater promoter of the Counter-Reformation; subsequently he became archbishop of Milan. In the years of its episcopate, from 1565 to 1584, he dedicated himself to Milan, building new churches, schools and colleges; he devoted himself to pastoral visits, he curated the drawing up of important norms for the renewal of the ecclesiastical customs. When he died, he left all its patrimony to the poor ones.
Motoscafisti delle Isole Borromee

Our public service of tramp shipping is based at the Lido of Stresa (Square Mottarone cable car), but also provides for departures from all the towns around Lake Maggiore, Stresa, Baveno, Verbania Intra and Pallanza "Laveno, Santa Caterina del Sasso , Belgirate and Arona.
The main destination of our trips are the Borromeo Islands (Isola Bella, Isola Madre and Isola dei Pescatori), but with our service you can reach all locations in the Italian and Swiss basin (Brissago, Ascona and Locarno).
Our modern speedboats are the best that you can find, spacious and comfortable.
We look forward to welcoming you to make your stay more to the islands' famous Italian lake as pleasant as possible.

During the period from 1 April to 30 September, you can buy your round-trip tickets to the Borromee Islands (departure from Stresa,Piazzale Lido) directly from our website.

Motoscafisti delle Isole Borromee



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