Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Orta San Giulio

The area's history and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Orta San Giulio. Renowned for its lake, coffeehouses and cheese shops, this city welcomes all visitors. Sacred Mountain of Varallo and Borromeo Plaza are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Orta San Giulio

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Orta San Giulio a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maggiora Offroad Arena Autodromo Pragiarolo (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Maggiora Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Golf Club Alpino di Stresa (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Iles des Borromees Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Stresa-Alpino-Mottarone Cable Car (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Adventure Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Orta San Giulio

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Orta San Giulio is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Isola Bella Botanical Garden (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Villa Taranto Botanical Garden (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Lake Orta (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Mottarone (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Alpinia Botanical Garden (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Villa Pallavicino Park (9 mi / 14.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Orta San Giulio

Fly into Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.), the closest airport, located 18.1 mi (29.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Lugano (LUG-Agno), which is 27.8 mi (44.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Orta-Miasino Station.

Where to stay around Orta San Giulio?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 915 vacation rentals near Orta San Giulio. From 214 Houses to 143 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Orta San Giulio for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Orta San Giulio?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Orta San Giulio:

  • Laveno: 46 vacation rentals
  • Mirasole: 16 vacation rentals
  • Reno: 1,510 vacation rentals
  • Sasso Moro: 23 vacation rentals
  • Cerro: 26 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Orta San Giulio?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Orta San Giulio. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Villa Bossi: 1,836 vacation rentals
  • Mario Motta Plaza: 1,832 vacation rentals
  • Sacred Mountain of Orta: 1,840 vacation rentals
  • Pella Village: 1,837 vacation rentals
  • Basilica of San Giulio: 1,806 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Orta San Giulio listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Orta San Giulio?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 214 Houses in Orta San Giulio. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Orta San Giulio include:

  • Villas: 143 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 490 rentals available
  • Cottages: 13 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Orta San Giulio?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 192 vacation rentals with pool available in Orta San Giulio. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.