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Stresa is a small and lovely Italian town. Stresa is located in the Verbano Cusio Ossola province, in the Piedmont region of Italy. Stresa has an area of just 13 square miles and a population of a little over 5,000 permanent residents. A great day to visit Stresa is April 4. Each year, on this date, the locals of Stresa celebrate the patron saint of the city, Saint Ambrose. They throw lavish parties, but attend religious ceremonies in his honor, too. If you prefer to visit Stresa in summer or in any other season, you should know a little something about its main points of interest.

Top Attractions within Stresa

Villa Ducale is a beautiful building that used to be the residence of Giacomo Filippo Bolongaro. He built it in the second half of the 18th century. Later, the villa became the property of an Italian philosopher, Antonio Rosmini Serbati. Today, this is the Center for Rosminian Studies, named like this in the honor of its last owner. You can visit it and admire its great architecture.

Mottarone Cable Car is something you should try while in Stresa. Riding on this aerial train is great and it will give you the chance to admire from an important altitude the whole area, and to take pictures of it. You can start such a tour at 8 Lido Square.

Giardino Botanico Alpinia is one of the most impressive natural attractions of Stresa. The wonderful garden is delightful and the best time to see it is during spring, to have the opportunity to see all the plants loaded with flowers.

Cafe Torino is one of the best eateries in Stresa. With simple decorations, this will make you feel like home immediately. This is the perfect place to try the dishes of the Italian cuisine, being served here all day, fresh and delicious.