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Gardens of Lake Maggiore

  • Hotel La Palma Lungolago Umberto I, 33 28838 Stresa VB Italy (map)

with Frances MacDonald

Cost: €1,379 per person sharing


  • Direct flights from Dublin to Milan Malpensa.

  • 7 nights stay in 4-star Hotel La Palma, Stresa with breakfast and evening meal each day.

  • A half-day excursion to Lake Orta including a boat trip to the Island of San Giulio.

  • A full-day guided excursion by boat to the beautiful Borromean Islands.

  • A half-day guided excursion by boat to the botanical garden of Villa Taranto with a visit to Intra.

  • A full-day guided excursion to Brissago, Ascona and Cannobio.

  • Leisure time to sightsee, shop and explore.

  • In free time, opportunities to join Frances on excursions to Switzerland and other local attractions and gardens..


Frances MacDonald, a qualified and experienced gardener and guide, escorts this tour; she will be available at all times to help and advise you.


Please contact Frances MacDonald on 053 938 3349 / 086 843 6624 or


  1. Price is inclusive of taxes and charges. 

  2. Price is per person and based on 2 sharing, single room supplement €249.

  3. Travel insurance is available for purchase – please enquire.

  4. Balances are due 10 weeks before departure (2% surcharge if paid by credit card).

  5. Prices, taxes, flight times & availability are subject to change. E&OE.

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