The villa is located on a quiet one-way road with a wide walking and cycle path. Within walking distance is the charming town of Pallanza with characteristic churches, small shops, nice restaurants and the park Villa Giulia. A few minutes away is the larger city of Intra with beautiful boutiques and a wide variety of restaurants and terraces. And the botanical gardens of the famous Villa Taranto.
Pallanza has a beautiful promenade and on the Piazza Garibaldi a great choice of cafés and restaurants. In The narrow streets of the district behind it there are many nice shops. In this place you’ll find the most important and beautiful villas, palaces, gardens and parks that were built and constructed by aristocrats in the 19th century. By ferry directly from Pallanza you can get to Laveno, Stresa and the Borromeische Islands.
Lago Maggiore offers more than just the beautiful blue water. It is a region with several nature parks and mountains, old towns and islands and you can even ski there. From Pallanza you have access to the Val Grande, with almost 12,000 hectares the largest area with unspoilt nature of Italy. Here you can make beautiful walks. Other beautiful areas in the area include the Fondotoce Nature Reserve, Valle Antrona and Valle D Ossola. Less than 50 km away are the 4000-metre-high peaks of the Monte Rosa massif, the Mottarone and San Domenico. Nice for a day trip for hiking or winter sports. Read more
Fancy shopping or sightseeing? Visit charming Milan (100 km) with its beautiful Duomo or go to Turin (150 km) with its many palaces and churches. If you prefer to stay close by, you will visit Arona, Cannobio or Intra, towns that are definitely worth visiting.
By car: From A26 take the Verbania exit. Continue the SS34 to Pallanz
a. By train: The station is Verbania Pallanza. From there, a bus goes to Pall
anza. By plane: The airport nearby is Milan Malpensa, about 45 minutes drive to Pallanza.