Baveno is a popular place to visit while you are exploring Lake Maggiore as a large number of the area’s star attractions are close. Two destinations that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Church of San Vittore and the iconic Giardini Botanici dell'Isola Madre. If you have time, don’t miss Palazzo Borromeo and the Giardini Botanici dell'Isola Bella.
Savvy travelers in Baveno, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, should head to the cultural attractions nearby. Book a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the beautiful displays at the Museo del Paesaggio in Verbania and the Sezione Religiosita Popolare.
If the weather is good, follow the locals and head outside to the nearby green spaces. Nature lovers will enjoy a visit to the Giardini Botanici Villa Taranto in Verbania and the Villa Pallavicino Park in Stresa. There is a relaxed atmosphere here and pretty botanical displays.
Lake Maggiore has many interesting attractions including Villa Taranto in Verbania, the Villa San Remigio and the Parrochiale di Santo Stefano. Whatever your religious background, serenity and calm awaits at Baveno’s holy places like the Chiesa di Madonna di Campagna in Verbania and the Chiesa Collegiata di San Leonardo.
After spending the day taking in the sights around Baveno, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees, Stresa, the Hotel La Palma, Stresa and the Regina Palace Hotel, Stresa are just some of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.