My special Tours on Lake Orta and beyond
On this page you’ll find our tried and tested proposals offering wonderful sites rich in history, art and nature!
Here are some suggestions for tours and guided visits that Ortaeoltre provides in Upper Piedmont (Alto Piemonte) and in West Lombardy, in order to explore the beauties of Lake Orta, Lake Maggiore and their beautiful surrounding areas.
Visit Lake Orta: our Classic Guided Tour - HD/FD
Do not miss out on this tour encompassing the three most iconic sites of Lake Orta, located very close to each other: the Sacro Monte at Orta (UNESCO, 17-18th c.), the Island of San Giulio and the village of Orta San Giulio.
Visit Lake Orta: guided Tour of Island San Giulio and village of Orta - HD
A highly requested tour with an expert Guide! Two gems of Lake Orta that are located close to each other: the Island of San Giulio and the romantic village of Orta.
Visit Lake Orta: The Sacro Monte at Orta (UNESCO) - HD
A delightful guided tour of the UNESCO Heritage site of the “Sacro Monte di San Francesco”, just above the village of Orta, with an unforgettable view of Lake Orta!
Lake Orta from above: breathtaking views from “Balcony of Cusio” - HD
An exciting experience in the hills, with spectacular views over Lake Orta, alongside a visit to the imposing Sanctuary of the Madonna del Sasso, reachable on board the comfortable local tourist train, the "Trenino di Pella"!
Visit Lake Orta: a lovely mini cruise plus Orta and island S. Giulio - HD
A relaxing experience on board a comfortable tourist motorboat (exclusive private service). This tour includes a nice cruise on Lake Orta plus a visit to the Island of San Giulio and the village of Orta.
Guided Tours of Lake Orta’s eastern hills: 1) Miasino and a great view of Lake Orta. (HD)
A lovely tour of the traditional village of Miasino and the breathtaking view from the Sanctuary of the Madonna della Bocciola.
Guided Tours of Lake Orta’s eastern hills: 2) Lovely Vacciago: art, nature and views! (HD)
Enjoy an exciting guided tour in the elegant old village of Vacciago, home of the Calderara Foundation, and visit a scenic private garden of remarkable beauty.
Guided Tours of Lake Orta’s eastern hills. 3) The old village of Ameno and its treasures - HD
A guided tour in the picturesque village of Ameno enjoying art, history and nature, plus a tasting of local organic honey of high quality.
Guided Tours of Lake Orta’s eastern hills. 4) An exclusive cultural Tour for small groups (HD)
An exclusive guided tour for travellers who are passionate about art and culture! Unique and precious jewels, such as the Franciscan Convent of Monte Mesma and the mysterious, lavishly frescoed church of San Martino di Engrevo. End of the tour in a panoramic private garden.
From romantic Lake Orta to stunning Sacro Monte at Varallo (UNESCO) - (FD)
Just over an hour's drive from Lake Orta and its amazing local Sacro Monte, there’s another treasure to visit: the Sacro Monte at Varallo, pulsing cultural heart of the verdant Valsesia (Province of Vercelli).