Lake Orta: a jewel set in the Alps

Orta San Giulio, Italy
Period of time: 3h
Price: 240,50 € per group
Isola di San Giulio2

Organisational Details

Participants: 1-50 person (Only group booking)

Languages: German, English, French, Italian, Spanish

Booking option: Booking on fixed rate

Description of Tour

Half-day excursion. Departure from the car parking of Orta. Walk along the panoramic promenade along the lake, flanked by secular mansions and parks. Visit of the ancient village. Beautiful views to the lake from the main square of Orta, an ancient fishermen village situated in front of the Island San Giulio. Enchanting!

There is the possibility to sail to the only Island on Lake Orta, the Island San Giulio, where we can visit the ancient medieval Basilica with ancient frescoes and a rare stone pulpit, a masterpiece of Middle Ages. Walk on the island and return to Orta for time at disposal.



private guided tour

boat (either public or private) if you decide to visit the island

Claudia Ruschena Guida Turistica Lago Maggiore


Guide since 1996
What I offer: High quality private and group tours on Lake Maggiore, Stresa, the Borromean Islands and Lake d'Orta in English, German, Spanish, French and Italian
Language: German, English, French, Italian, Spanish
Booking: Tours with fixed price, Individual Bookings
Experience:: since 1996