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Address: Travedona-Monate, Italy

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A great place for a swim

This is one of the few lakes in and around Lake Maggiore that I would swim in. Served by an underground stream this is a quite shallow lake, with a number of bars where you can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
OlderGuy1956
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the few lakes in and around Lake Maggiore that I would swim in. Served by an underground stream this is a quite shallow lake, with a number of bars where you can sunbathe and swim. A very pleasant experience.

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Caslano, Ticino, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The lake and its surroundings are very nice. Unfortunately there is only 1 tiny spot with free access to the lake itself. The whole area is kind of a business (bars, restaurants, beaches, etc.) or private properties. I cannot recommend it to those who want just to walk around. Not to mention if you have a dog. For this sort... More 

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Reviewed 26 August 2015

I have spent here not less than 2 weeks for the past 43 summers. It's pure heaven. The lake is very clean, with lotus flowers in several spots, swans, ducks, etc. No engine is allowed (only row boats) and all civil and industrial discharges have been closed over 10 years ago. Very peaceful environment. I personally consider this one of... More 

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expat in Belgium
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Reviewed 5 November 2012

nice and quite to swim if you happen to be around, but not a lot of free places to come into in. Most of them are private and you have to pay a fee

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