Cruises and boat tours

Navigation Service from Stresa to Isola Madre

Availability: Daily
Duration: 24 hours
Printed ticket only
Do this because
  • Reach the Borromean Islands from the Piedmont town of Stresa
  • Use CMA's convenient and fast navigation service, from Stresa to Isola Madre
  • Be taken back by Isola Madre, known worldwide for its wonderful botanical gardens.
  • Visit the Borromeo palace, with its valuable works of art
What to expect

Reach the Borromean Islands from the Piedmont town of Stresa (less than 90 km from Milan), a small town with enchanting views, as well as the most convenient way to get to the Borromean lake. With thirty years of experience in navigating the waters of Lake Maggiore, the CMA company (Consorzio Motoscafisti Associati) provides a fast and safe navigation service from Stresa to Isola Madre and vice versa, using a top notch fleet, equipped with every comfort.

Isola Madre is the largest of the islands of Verbano, known worldwide for its beautiful botanical gardens, which are characterized by the presence of rare and exotic species of plants. A place also worth visiting is the Borromeo Palace, with tastefully furnished rooms where valuable works of art are safely kept.

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What's included
  • Round-trip navigation service from Stresa to Isola Madre
What's not included
  • Entrance ticket for Isola Madre
  • Landing fee
Reduced price
  • Kids 0-5 years old: free
  • Landing fee to be paid directly upon arrival: 1 island 0.50€ per person, Children 0-6 free

Piazza Marconi - Stresa

Boarding: CMA desk in front of La Palma and Astoria hotels

What to remember
  • Navigation is available only under favorable lake conditions; in case of bad weather the departure is not guaranteed
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  • From March 20 to November 1, 2020
  • First departure: Stresa, 9:00am
  • It is recommended boarding from Stresa by 2:30pm
  • Final return: Isola Madre 06:00pm
  • Runs every 20 minute course
  • The detailed arrival timetable will be announced on-board
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Consorzio Motoscafisti Associati Stresa Stresatours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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