Iseo is the namesake town located on the southern shore of Lake Iseo, a beautiful lake surrounded by several charming towns and villages. We also bring you to the village of Pescheria, on an island in the lake.
Iseo town is known for its historic center, which has narrow streets, beautiful architecture, and several historic sites and monuments, such as the Church of Sant'Andrea and the Oldofredi Castle. The castle was built in the 14th century and is now home to a museum dedicated to the history and culture of the surrounding area.
The town has a population of approximately 10,000 inhabitants and is known for its beautiful lakefront promenade, historic center, and lively cultural scene.
The lakefront promenade is a popular spot for walking and enjoying views of the lake, and there are several beaches where visitors can swim or sunbathe. The town also has several parks and green spaces, including the Parco delle Chiatte and the Parco del Sebino.
Iseo is a vibrant town with a lively cultural scene, and visitors can enjoy a range of local restaurants, cafes, and shops, as well as cultural events and festivals throughout the year. The town is also a starting point for exploring the lake and its surrounding areas, with boat tours and ferries available to other towns and villages on Lake Iseo.
Monte Isola is the largest island in Lake Iseo and the second-largest lake island in Italy. It is located on the eastern side of the lake, near the town of Sulzano. The island is known for its scenic beauty, charming fishing villages, and historic churches. Visitors can explore the island on foot or by bike, and there are several hiking trails and scenic viewpoints that offer panoramic views of the lake and surrounding mountains. Monte Isola is also famous for its local cuisine, particularly its freshwater fish dishes.
There are 12 villages and hamlets scattered around Monte Isola. The ferry from the mainland will bring you to Peschiera Maraglio, the most important of the island’s villages, with a lovely lakefront promenade.
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