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There are lots of wonderful and thrilling activities around this beautiful area of Italy

Ride, fly, glide, paddle, swim, drive, ski, fish, golf, stroll, hike, jog, shop, dine and so much more.


In the sky, on land, snow and in the water:
Helicopters, quads, zip lines, boats, e-bikes, horses, water sports and fishing, snow sports, go-carts, paragliding, trains, cable railways, cable cars, bikes and more.

Lake Maggiore Live cam
Click on this link for the view of Lake Maggiore as it is right now.

Lots to do around Villa Confalonieri
  • From Stresa to Mottarone with cable railway
  • Cable car from Laveno till Sasso del Ferro
  • Mountainbike and EBIKE (classic and electrical) on the bicycle paths along the lake
  • Boat fishing delivers the thrill of fishing from a boat with experienced fishermen both day and night
  • For golf lovers there are many golf courses around the lake
  • Car trip (approx. an hours drive): In Valle Vigezzo, Val Formazza, Macugnaga, Alpe Devero Ski Center
  • Rent an e-bike, a lovely and easy way to get around. Delivered right to your door at the Villa for your convenience.
Rent a bike when at Villa Confalonieri

The Monte Rosa and Otro Valley

The Monte Rosa is the most extensive massif in the Alps, the second highest in Europe, and one of the most beautiful and accessible valleys is Otro Valley.

The Monte Rosa in the morning sun

The Monte Rosa basking in the morning sun.

Otro Valley near Villa Confalonieri

Otro Valley, beautiful with the seasons first snow.

… and best of all; at the end of your adventurous day, return back to your own private haven that is Villa Confalonieri. 

The sauna at Villa Confalonieri awaits
Welcome back to Villa Confalonieri