The Rough Guide to the Italian Lakes is the most authoritative guide to this exquisitely beautiful region with clear maps and detailed coverage of the best sights and attractions, from dramatic Lake Garda and dreamy Lake Como to scenic journeys and unforgettable hideaways on charming Lake Maggiore and lesser-known lakes such as Orta, Iseo and Lugano.
The introduction will help you choose where to go and what to see, inspired by dozens of stunning photos. The Things Not To Miss section runs through all the must-sees, while the Itineraries guide you around the region's highlights. Navigation through the book and on the ground is aided by clear color maps with every chapter. Each map is keyed with all the accommodation, eating and drinking options, nightlife venues and shops that are reviewed in detail in the Listings chapters.
You can discover the majestic beauty of Verona, with its unforgettable open-air opera productions, as well as the best shopping in Milan and the finest art in Bergamo and Mantua (Mantova).
Knowledgeable accounts of all the major tourist sites and the hidden gems that characterize the Italian Lakes bring the area's Baroque gardens and Renaissance palaces to life.
Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to the Italian Lakes.