Focus

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

Boroughs Varese

Take time for a slow visit among the historic villages of Varese through alleys, painted facades, festivals: it will not be wasted!
  • Villages
Boroughs Varese, hints for visiting

Varese in a weekend

From the gardens of Palazzo Estense to the infinite vistas of the Sacro Monte. 48 hours to discover a city on a human scale
  • Lifestyle
Varese in un weekend

Lago Maggiore Unspoilt landscapes

Monteviasco can only be reached on foot or by cableway from Ponte di Piero. This village is famous for its 18th century mills placed in a natural setting.
  • Rivers
Lago Maggiore Paesaggi incontaminati

Eating in Varese

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

10 Good reasons to visit Varese

  • Lifestyle
Varese Palazzo Estense

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

Parchi Naturali di Varese

Un colore predominante del territorio della provincia di Varese è il verde dei boschi, dei parchi e dei giardini...
  • Active & Green
Immersi nella natura, a piedi o in mountain bike

Open sky museums Varese’s Painted Towns

  • Villages
Arcumeggia

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

Church Varese

From the Sacro Monte of Varese to the hermitage of Santa Caterina del Sasso, a spiritual path made of artistic and landscape beauties
  • Religious Tourism
Church Varese, what to see

Monument Varese

Stately homes, religious buildings, fortifications and UNESCO treasures among the beauties of Varese and its surroundings
  • Art & Culture
Monument Varese, what to see

Museum Varese

Mummies, archaeological finds, design, ancient and contemporary art: museums to suit all tastes!
  • Art & Culture
Museum Varese, what to see?

Experiences

Lago Maggiore Old stories

Finds from the Iron Age, evidence of the Ice Age, monuments of industrial archaeology, dolls from the eighteenth century to date: lower Lago Maggiore (the Verbano area)
  • Rivers
Lago Maggiore Storie antiche

Brabbia Marsh

Brabbia Nature Reserve: the most important wetland in Lombardy.
  • Active & Green
Palude Brabbia: a protected area

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

From Lake Ceresio to Lake Maggiore through Valcuvia

  • Parks
Valcuvia

Da Zuigno alla Linea Cadorna

La storia, la natura e lo sport caratterizzano questo itinerario
  • Cycle Tourism
Da Zuigno alla Linea Cadorna

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

Varese Local Products Guide

The typical products with which to prepare the dining table are varied and include all the dishes: from appetizers to desserts
  • Food & Wine
Varese local products guide, essential tips

The Ghost of Manigunda

In Varese the legend of the ghost of Manigunda to the monastery
  • Art & Culture
Legends of Varese: the Ghost of Manigunda at the Cairate Monastery

Bruschera Oasis

On the shore of Lake Maggiore, it is a small paradise, a place of passage and nesting of various species of birds.
  • Active & Green
Visit the Bruschera Oasis and the cane thickets on Lake Maggiore

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

Places

Giro del sole e giro della luna

  • Active & Green
Giro del sole e giro della luna

Waterfalls | Varese Convention & Visitors Bureau

  • Active & Green
Cascate Varese

Grotta Remeron

Il mistero del silenzio è che non fa mai lo stesso rumore
  • Active & Green
Grotta Remeron

Il contado del Seprio

  • Cycle Tourism
Castiglione Olona

Lake Varese: the cycling route and footpath

  • Rivers
Lake Varese: the cycling route and footpath

Monte Orsa

  • Active & Green
Monte Orsa

Monte Pravello

  • Mountains
Monte Pravello

Park of the Ticino Valley

The park covers about 92,000 hectares from Lake Maggiore to the confluence with the River Po
  • Parks
Park of the Ticino Valley

Passo del Cuvignone in bici

Salita Binda: una scalata in solitario tra storia e realtà
  • Cycle Tourism
Passo del Cuvignone in bici

Sass da Preja Buia

Il masso erratico di Sesto Calende
  • Art & Culture
Sass da Preja Buia

Sasso del Ferro

  • Active & Green
Sasso del Ferro

Sentiero Belvedere

Luino: dalle alture del lago Maggiore, passando per Colmegna, fino a Maccagno
  • Mountains
Sentiero Belvedere

Val Dumentina

  • Active & Green
Val Dumentina

Lake Comabbio | Varese Convention & Visitors Bureau

  • Rivers
Lake Comabbio | Varese Convention & Visitors Bureau

Lake Lugano

Lago di origine glaciale, è un ricco sito di giacimenti fossiliferi, in particolare in prossimità del Monte San Giorgio
  • Rivers
Lake Lugano

Lake Monate

  • Rivers
Lake Monate

Lake Maggiore villages

  • Rivers
Lake Maggiore villages

Events

Earth Prize 2019

Palazzo Verbania
via Dante Alighieri 6
12/10/2019 - 13/10/2019
  • Art & Culture
Earth Prize 2019

Estate al lago: Vergiate

Società Sportiva Canottieri
Via Vigna, 14, Corgeno (VA)
22/06/2019 - 12/10/2019
  • Food & Wine
Estate al lago: Vergiate

1519-2019: cammina con Leonardo nei suoi luoghi lombardi

Sedi diffuse
Busto Arsizio (VA)
31/03/2019 - 13/10/2019
1519-2019: cammina con Leonardo nei suoi luoghi lombardi

Sali a bordo dell'Apollo 11

Sacro Monte di Varese
Viale del Santuario, Varese
28/06/2019 - 27/10/2019
  • Lifestyle
Sali a bordo dell'Apollo 11

Randonnée Le Foglie Morte

Cardano al Campo (VA)
20/10/2019
  • Active & Green
Randonnée Le Foglie Morte

H-Boat Italian Open III Edizione

25/10/2019 - 28/10/2019
  • Active & Green
H-Boat Italian Open III Edizione

Oratorio San Vincenzo

Oratorio San Vincenzo
Via San Vincenzo, Sesto Calende (VA)
03/11/2019
  • Art & Culture
Oratorio San Vincenzo

Raffaele Minotto - Memories

Punto sull'Arte
Viale Sant’Antonio, 59/61, Varese
01/10/2019 - 09/11/2019
  • Art & Culture
MINOTTO RAFFAELE, Le luci dell'attesa, 2018, Olio su tavola, 120 x 120 cm

Urban Lake Street Food Festival

Piazzale Lido
Viale Dante
02/08/2019 - 04/08/2019
  • Art & Culture
Burger pixabay

Festival Glocal 2019

Varese (VA)
07/11/2019 - 10/11/2019
  • Art & Culture
Festival Glocal 2019

Terra e Laghi: festival internazionale di teatro

Varese e Provincia
Varese
01/06/2019 - 30/11/2019
  • Art & Culture
Terra e Laghi: festival internazionale di teatro

Agrimercato Campagna Amica

Varese
19/01/2019 - 28/12/2019
  • Lifestyle
Agrimercato Campagna Amica

Mercato dell'Antico

Gallarate
30/01/2019 - 31/12/2019
  • Lifestyle
Mercato dell'Antico

Red Carpet - rassegna teatrale

Teatro Santuccio
Via Sacco, 10 Varese
01/06/2019 - 31/12/2019
  • Art & Culture
Red Carpet - rassegna teatrale

Mostra Long Light: Sean Scully a Villa Panza

Villa Panza
Piazza Litta, 1 Varese
18/04/2019 - 06/01/2020
  • Art & Culture
Mostra Long Light: Sean Scully a Villa Panza

Renato Guttuso protagonista di una mostra ai Musei Civici di Varese

Musei Civici di Varese
piazza Della Motta 4, Varese
19/05/2019 - 06/01/2020
  • Art & Culture
Spes contro sem