One of the most beautiful subalpine lakes, with a subtle, mysterious fascination that has earned it a prestigious reputation as a tourist area. Only a small section of the lake is in the province of Varese. Most of it is in Swiss territory.
The lovely hills looking over the lake offer exceptional views, and the lakeside towns and villages represent ideal locations for tourists in search of a relaxing setting, in a green, peaceful environment. All sorts of cultural attractions can be enjoyed, and there are many routes on which to explore the area on foot or by BMX bike.