Active & Green

The “Seven lakes land”: where the blue color of waters combines the bright green of Pre-Alpine valleys. An "open-air sports field" which allows the practice of land, water and air sport disciplines.

Focus

Bicycle Touring

Bicycle Touring

A marvelous natural environment and the charm of landscape foreshortenings are an ideal context for trails on two wheels, in a land that offers any kind of route, suitable for both beginner hikers and expert trippers.
Lakes and Rivers

Lakes and Rivers

A land where the blue of lakes and watercourses dazzles in the beauty of a unique landscape.
Lake Lugano

Lake Lugano

One of the most beautiful Pre-Alpine lakes, with its mysterious charm and touristic traditions; a small part of it belongs to the Province of Varese, while most of it extends into the Swiss territory.
Lake Varese

Lake Varese

Open-air itineraries between forests and mountains
Lake Maggiore

Lake Maggiore

Much has been said and written about Lake Maggiore; even Stendhal, struck by the lyricism that only reveals in front of Nature’s miracles, asserted he had found the place from which he would never separate.
Cadorna line

Cadorna line

Discovering extraordinary testimonies of military engineering of World War First in a land which, immersed in the green of the Pre-Alpine valleys, overlooks the blue color of the waters.
Sacro Monte and Campo dei Fiori

Sacro Monte and Campo dei Fiori

The Regional Park Campo dei Fiori, extending between the city of Varese in its Southern part and Valcuvia and Valganna respectively in the Northwestern and Eastern parts, is a green area rich in woods of beech and chestnut trees, and in wetlands as well, hosting interesting and diversified bird species.
Ticino Valley

Ticino Valley

River Ticino offers numerous possibilities of relaxing walks into the green of its park, scattered with artificial channels, bridges and water meanders.

Experiences

Alla scoperta della Valcuvia

  • Parks
Valcuvia

Andar per castagne in Lombardia

  • Active & Green
Andar per castagne #inLombardia

Ciclabile del Parco lombardo del Ticino

Pedalata in silenzio lungo il fiume azzurro, seguendo un percorso che conduce idealmente nel centro di Milano
  • Cycle Tourism
Ciclabile Parco lombardo del Ticino

Cosa fare sul Lago Maggiore

Alcuni suggerimenti per organizzare una vacanza sul Lago Maggiore.
  • Rivers
Lago Maggiore: attività e indirizzi utili

Da Busto Arsizio a Rho

La diciottesima giornata del Cammino di Sant'Agostino
  • Religious Tourism
da Busto Arsizio a Rho

Da Laveno a Luino

Un facile itinerario che dal lago ritorna al lago percorrendo le prealpine Valcuvia e Valtravaglia.
  • Cycle Tourism
Da Laveno a Luino

Da Saronno a Busto Arsizio

La diciassettesima giornata del Cammino di Sant'Agostino
  • Religious Tourism
da Saronno a Busto Arsizio

Da Varese a Orino

Un itinerario alla scoperta di Varese e del suo territorio
  • Cycle Tourism
Da Varese a Orino

From Varese to Lake Maggiore

Discovering Varese and Lake Maggiore in 72 hours. A long weekend in the countryside
  • Lifestyle
Da Varese al Lago Maggiore

Da Zuigno alla Linea Cadorna

  • Cycle Tourism
Da Zuigno alla Linea Cadorna

From Lake Maggiore to Po River

Art Nouveau friezes, museum bread and cycleways along river banks
  • Cycle Tourism
Borgo di Arcumeggia

Dalla Ciclabile dei laghi di Varese e di Comabbio al Lago Maggiore

Attraverso boschi e canneti due anelli circondano due laghi ricchi di segni della natura, della storia e del lavoro.
  • Cycle Tourism
Dalla Ciclabile dei laghi di Varese e di Comabbio al Lago Maggiore

Doing sports in Varese

From rowing on the lake to gliding. From cycling to trekking. From golf to horse riding. Tips for playing sports in Varese
  • Active & Green
Volo a vela sul Lago di Varese

In bici a Varese

Itinerari e come esplorare il territorio di Varese in bici
  • Cycle Tourism
Itinerari e come esplorare il territorio di Varese in bici

Varese itinerary

Take a walk in the "Garden City" and climb slowly up to the sacred mountain that is Unesco heritage
  • Lifestyle
Varese and Sacro Monte day trip

Via Francisca

The magnificence of the mountains gives way to superb panoramas where unspoiled nature will envelope you in an unforgettable experience
  • Religious Tourism
Via Francisca del Lucomagno

Lake Maggiore, a golfer’s paradise

Nature, sport and a lot of fun awaits you in the wonderful setting of Lake Maggiore, where you can enjoy a dream golf holiday
  • Golf
Le Robinie Golf Club Resort

Retro lombardy out in a vintage car

Add a breathtaking landscape to a vintage car and enjoy your romantic trip
  • Lifestyle
Retro Lombardy, out in a vintage car

Eating in Varese

Peasant roots in traditional taverns
  • Food & Wine
Where to go when eating in Varese

Monte Sette Termini e Monte la Nave Luino

Itinerario che si sviluppa sulle strade e le mulattiere che raggiungevano le fortificazioni e gli appostamenti della linea Cadorna.
  • Cycle Tourism
Monte Sette Termini e Monte la Nave Luino

Fontanili park

Parco dei Fontanili: the ideal place to live in the green and spend your free time.
  • Active & Green
Fontanili Park

Appiano Gentile and Tradate Pinewood Regional Park

A plain-forest, lively and rich in naturalness, in forestry, agricultural and social activities
  • Parks
Appiano Gentile and Tradate Pinewoods Park

Park of Tenuta La Quassa and the Ispra Kilns

Parco della Quassa and Ispra furnaces: traces of history and beautiful paths along the lakefront.
  • Parks
La Quassa park, Ispra lakefront and its kilns

Parco Regionale Campo Dei Fiori

Anello attorno alle pendici del rilievo del Campo dei Fiori.
  • Cycle Tourism
Parco Regionale Campo Dei Fiori

Bike trail of Lake Varese

The spearhead of Lake Varese.
  • Cycle Tourism
Varese Lake: bike trail and Isolino Virginia

Flavors on the lakes: Como and Varese

Lakes and mountains. Tasty dishes, heritage of rural culture
  • Food & Wine
Risotto with perch

Prehistoric Alpine Stilt Houses

Prehistoric design and daily life in the World Heritage archaeological sites
  • Unesco Sites
Prehistoric Alpine Stilt Houses, cradle of society

Wine and Flavor Trail Varese Valleys

It extends in the northern part of the Province of Varese, to the north of the capital city up to the border with the Swiss territory offering the opportunity to learn about the typical products and to discover the beauties of the landscape of the valleys and lakes
  • Food & Wine
Wine and Flavor Trail of Varese Valleys, discover them

Sulle tracce dell’Ipposidra

Un percorso in bici all’insegna dell’archeologia e della storia
  • Cycle Tourism
Sulle tracce dell'Ipposidra

Taino Capronno Cadrezzate Montecalvo

Posto sulle primissime pendici collinari della sponda meridionale lombarda del Lago Maggiore.
  • Cycle Tourism
Taino Capronno Cadrezzate Montecalvo

Open sky museums Varese’s Painted Towns

  • Villages
Arcumeggia

Activities

Live keyboard concert of Italian classics from Milan

  • Active & Green
Live keyboard concert of Italian classics from Milan