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A trip to discover the natural protected areas of the Lake Maggiore area. Places intact and protected by man, in which nature, history and traditions blend, giving life to concrete examples of sustainable development.

We invite you to discover: Val Grande National Park, Italy's largest wild area; Alpe Veglia Regional Park and Alpe Devero, a true fountain of nature in the heart of the Alps; Sacro Monte Calvario di Domodossola, where art, architecture, history and nature are magically combined; Sacro Monte della SS. Trinità di Griffa, baroque balcony over Lake Maggiore; Macugnaga faunal oasis, the home of the Alpine Ibex on Monte Rosa; Pian dei Sali Natural Oasis, in the "painter's valley" to discover a damp protected area; Bosco Tenso Natural Oasis, a precious forest in the Toce valley; the Parks and Nature Reserves of Lake Maggiore, among reed beds, ponds and marshes; the Alpinia Botanical Garden, a blossoming balcony on Lake Maggiore.