Lake Orta, Orta San Giulio

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Lake Orta is dotted with romantic buildings that are reflected in the water. The lake's cool, clean waters are likely what's left of a retreating glacier. Walk along the lake's shores and find activities both on and off the water. Travel to the southern or northern end of the lake by train. You can stay in hotels in either area. Arrange to visit Lake Orta and other attractions in Orta San Giulio using our Orta San Giulio trip planner.
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  • we stayed after being in Verona on our way back to France and found it charming. there were a lot of mosquitos near the lake but the town is so pretty.  more »
  • With Lake Como taking up much of people’s attention in the area, this smaller lake is charming to the max. I recommend going into Lago D’Orta town and having a wander through the cobblestone streets.....  more »
  • Went here on a group tour so only stayed an hour and half but that was long enough for us to wander the narrow streets and then find the path that leads around the lake. A quiet spot but also a few...  more »
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