Motonave Traghetto “Verbania”

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Operational lake:

Lake Maggiore

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The motorship Verbania, the largest of the fleet, was built in 1986 by Cantiere C.N.R. of Ancona and has recently been renovated. In addition to the middle deck, with a seating capacity of 280, Verbania also boasts a panoramic lounge with dance floor, which can be turned into a restaurant, and a breathtaking panoramic terrace called the ‘Sun Deck’. Due to its characteristics it is primarily used for cruises to Switzerland with lunch on board, giving passengers the opportunity to enjoy the charming Lake Maggiore Express tour. Also suitable for meetings, parties, conferences and dances.

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The fleet of Gestione Governativa Navigazione Laghi, when not used in the scheduled public service, is available for any transfer or private rental services; on board it is possible to organize events, congresses or ceremonies, agreeing upon the travel itinerary as well as the type of set-up or requested service.

We invite you to fill in the following form to get more info about boat rental services, the prices of which vary according to many factors including the itinerary, the duration of the trip, the requested time slot and the type of ship used.

On Lake Maggiore, the boats in service have in fact a capacity that varies from 100 up to 1000 passengers and a price starting from 1500 € + 10% VAT, taking as an example the use of a ship like Airone, available for 8 hours of service, including 2 hours of navigation.

For info on the scheduled public service (excursions, cruises, fares, groups…) the Customer Service is available, reachable at the telephone number 800-551801 or +39 0322 233212 as well as at the email address

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