We are on a small hill in the land of seven lakes between Angera and Sesto Calende in the old village of Taino between the Ticino Park and the flowery coast of Lake Maggiore. A green oasis where you can discover that time can stand still between nature, outdoor activities, art and culture. The Relais is in an ideal position to visit one of the most beautiful areas of Italy characterized by lakes, alpine areas and hills, cities of art and small rural villages. A few minutes the boat for the tour on Lake Maggiore and visit the Borromeo Islands, nearby also the suggestive Lake Orta and Como and other small lakes characterized by cycle paths, typical restaurants, small beaches.
“In Taino there is everything I want, towards which I strive, the satisfaction of my whole being. First of all the beauty of the countryside, what you see around, the land, nature. The green of the meadows and above the tender morning fog, the rosy moor and the sunset that lights it up, the water of the streams that enchants me for days and days, so light and clear on the moss of the bottom, the trees, the flowers, the roads between the hedges of large pink mallows, the twisted vineyards, the erratic stones under which the devil is hidden, and in all a profound mystery … “
from Elvira Berrini Pajetta’s diary