The Orta Lake:
Island of St.Giulio

Itineraries from Villa Medici Giulini:
THE ORTA LAKE AND THE ISLAND OF ST. GIULIO

From Villa Medici we reach in 1 hour the Orta Lake. Arriving from Omegna we look at the marvelous landscape of the Lake Maggiore and we reach the small village of Orta.

-    The visit of the village start in the central town at the Motta Square that is closed on three sides by beautiful old houses with wonderful porches and on the forth side looks on the lake.

-    From Motta Square we reach by boat the Island of St. Giulio, where is possible to have lunch at Restaurant "Bocciolo".

-    In the afternoon we visit the  St. Giulio Basilica, that has been founded by St. Giulio in 400.

-   We go back by boat to the village and we come back by highway to Villa Medici Giulini.

 

 

 

 

This program is available for all the year

 

 

 

 

 

 


Itineraries from Villa Medici Giulini:
THE ORTA LAKE AND THE ISLAND OF ST. GIULIO

 
   


Place Motta in Orta

   

Island of St. Giulio


Church of St. Giulio

   
Intern of the church