LAKE MAGGIORE EXPRESS
The Lake Maggiore Express is a fantastic journey! It is a combination of train and boat , taking in both the Italian and Swiss parts of Lake Maggiore plus the Centovalli and Vigezzo Valley (Valley of the Painters) between Domodossola and Locarno.
This is a circular tour which can be done two different ways:
Is is possible to leave from Baveno or Stresa by train to Domodossola, changing to the narrow gauge railway along the Vigezzo Valley and Centovalli as far as Locarno and returning by boat, or the other way round starting with the boat from Baveno or Stresa to Locarno and returning by train to Domodossola and connecting with the Italian State railway to Baveno or Stresa.During this journey one can admire the Borromean Gulf, the Cannero islands with the ruins of the Castles, the town of Locarno and the alpine valleys between Locarno and Domodossola.
1 day ticket €34 ( Children 4-12 €17)
2 day ticket €44 ( Children 4-12 €22)
Tickets and time tables available at
Verbano Viaggi Office
Tel +39 0323923196
Fax +39 0323 922303
Via Cavallotti, 8
28887 Omegna (VB)
Tel + 39 0323641941