Dream house, luxurious, quiet, romantic, charming, on Lake Maggiore above the picturesque village Brissago (10 minutes from Locarno, 10 minutes from Ascona), enjoy the Mediterranean climate, the small garden with camellias and palm trees. From the garden and terrace with a 180 degree lake view, you have a fantastic view of Lake Maggiore and Brissago islands. The house has an open, spacious design with fireplace, 3 large bedrooms, two with direct access to the terrace, a large bathroom / shower with double sink and Closomat, a separate toilet is there for you, so you are ready early in the morning for new discoveries or just enjoy outdoor, a large pool 12 x 6m with reclining seats is there for you, and sun loungers, chairs and dining table are ready for you in the garden, relax and sit in the garden on a deck chair or on the terrace 'Dolce fare niente' (absolutely doing nothing)!, a Weber grill is available for your cooking skills, the terrace invites you to philosophize, of course with an incredible view of the lake. The house is equipped with TV, CD, DVD. The kitchen is fully equipped, large refrigerator, Nespresso coffee machine and naturally a dishwasher is there to make your job easy. The kitchen is very well equipped, just that you have to cook. In the basement there is a large, private laundry room with washer and dryer ready, and for sports culture lovers, connoisseurs, festival fans there is a guide available.
Hiking areas: Cable car and chairlift from Orselina to Cardada / Cimetta.
Enjoy a 360° panoramic view from the Maggia river delta between Locarno and Ascona - the lowest point in Switzerland, up to the Monte Rosa massif - the highest point in Switzerland.
Cardada/Cimetta offers numerous walks and excellent hikes for all ages and as long as the sun has not quite melted the snow, you can also walk with snowshoes. The most precious treasures are often hidden…
is one of the most charming mountain villages of Switzerland. The picturesque town was founded in 1253 by Walser settlers and appears radiantly beautiful today with its original houses of masonry and wood. In Bosco Gurin you can immerse yourself in the past, but then also experience an unforgettable holiday, while enjoying peace, engaging yourself in sports with nature and rediscover traditions.
Onsernone-Maggia-und Verzasca Valley: Onsernone Valley / Lake Cavegna:
a wild, deeply cut V-shaped valley that is oriented in the east-west direction to the course of the sun; steep, impassable valley sides, the sunny villages glued on rocks half way up the terraced southern slope. Away from urban centres, the valley has its peace and quiet, preserves its special magic of nature and culture. The Maggia Valley, ramifies and forks itself like a hand: in to Val di Campo and Val di Bosco, Val Bavona, Val Lavizzara and Val Peccia, a big hand with gnarled and crooked fingers, laced with blue veins of water for bathing, which originate from Alpine passes and mountain ridges.
is a wildly romantic and fascinating valley, which has preserved the primitive characteristics of the southern Alpine side valleys. It is a tourist region that has many interesting activities, both in culture as well as in landscape or sport
Cruise ride on the Lake Maggiore: Intra market (Italy).
The city Intra Verbania also presents one of the much visited markets on Lake Maggiore. The lakeside road to the border crossing Brissago (Madonna di Ponte) is usually busy. Why not use ship or hydrofoil boat?
Among the wide range of options the following items are popular: Fresh cheese, mozzarella, parmigiano, pecorino, fish from the lake and rivers, a wide choice of sausages, bread and pastries, a variety of honey products. Even in winter, the market stalls are loaded with fresh vegetables. Shoes, bags, belts and leather jackets are big hits like in the rest of northern Italian markets.
with the botanical garden of the canton Ticino, offer us the opportunity to get away from the noise, chaos and stress of everyday life. The exotic plants, colours and fragrances promote our physical and psychological wellbeing.