Lake Iseo

In the beautiful north of Italy you will find Lake Iseo. This charming lake is one of the Italian lakes, covers an area of 61.8 km² and is 25 km at its widest point, making it large enough for plenty of activities. Lake Iseo is surrounded by the precursors of the Alps, which reach maximum altitudes of 2,000 metres. The Monte Pora and the Monte Campione are a couple of wonderful examples of this. Belvilla has beautiful holiday homes around the lake. How about a typical Italian agriturismo, a romantic country house overlooking the lake, or a comfortable holiday home in the mountains? Whether you are travelling to Italy with your family, all your relatives or just your partner, you can find the right holiday home near Lake Iseo at Belvilla.

Explore the sights while on holiday on Lake Iseo

Wake up in beautiful self-catering accommodation near Lake Iseo: there's no better to start your day. The lake's beauty will really give you the impression of being away from it all. But don't forget the unique environment around it! The lake is surrounded by numerous vineyards. Franciacorta is the most famous wine area in the region, and here you can not only enjoy beautiful views, but a scrumptious glass of wine, too. The landscape also features medieval castles and a number of monasteries. The Bergamo Citadel is a magnificent edifice which you can admire up close while on holiday on Lake Iseo. The Romanesque monastery of San Pietro is also definitely worth a visit. From your holiday home on Lake Iseo, you have limitless choice for having a wonderful time!

Your self-catering accommodation on Lake Iseo, surrounded by beautiful scenery

Your holiday on Lake Iseo is entirely devoted to the water. But the region has even more extraordinary natural beauty. South of the lake, for example, lies the nature reserve 'Torbiere del Sebino'. Here, you can enjoy beautiful scenery and spot many species of bird. Hiking enthusiasts are well catered for while on holiday on Lake Iseo! The Val Camonica is a unique valley north of the lake, with one of the largest collections of prehistoric rock paintings in the world. The hike down is definitely worth it. Book a holiday home on Lake Iseo and enjoy a quiet, but very beautiful part of Italy!

Towns and villages around your holiday home on Lake Iseo

You will find charming Italian villages not far from your holiday home on Lake Iseo. Sarnico is perhaps the most beautiful town on the lake. The historic centre is made up of the Oratory of San Paolo, San Martino's church, and the Romanesque church. South of the lake lies the city of Brescia. Here, you will find beautiful squares surrounded by impressive buildings and many sights that are well worth a visit. There's also plenty locally in Lovere, Iseo and Pisogne for fabulous day trips. Your holiday home on Lake Iseo is the ideal starting point for exploring the whole region!

Visit Monte Isola from your holiday home on Lake Iseo

While on holiday on Lake Iseo, a day trip to the island of Monte Isola is an absolute must. From your holiday home, you can take the ferry to the island, where you will be overwhelmed by the beautiful scenery. Put on your hiking boots, because the surroundings here are stunning! Walk along the coastal path, or to the highest point of the island. You can also go cycling here. It's easy to rent bikes in one of the villages on the island. Book self-catering accommodation on Lake Iseo and explore the beauty of Monte Isola!

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Holiday at Lake Iseo - FAQs
What are the most important places to visit at Lake Iseo?

The most important places to visit in the Lake Iseo area are Monte Isola, Lovere, Pisogne, Sarnico, Sale Marasino, and The Zone Pyramids. 

Any activities that I must include during my stay at Lake Iseo?

Some of the must-do activities at Lake Iseo are:

  • Hike the hills
  • Visit Monte Isola
  • HIt the slopes
  • Eat some lake fish
  • Visit Castello di Grumello
  • Enjoy some art collection


If I’m coming from the UK, what are my options?

Travelers from the UK can reach Lake Iseo by connecting air, train, and bus route.

What are the recommended dishes at Lake Iseo?

Some of the recommended dishes in the Lake Iseo area are Sardines, Casoncelli, Salame di Monte Isola, Silter Cheese, and Roasted Tench.

When is the ideal time to visit the Lake Iseo area?

The months from mid-April to July or mid-July to November are the best to visit Lake Iseo.

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