Between the towns of Ascona and Brissago, washed by the waters of Lago Maggiore are the Islands of Brissago.

The two islands of Brissago are visible from the harbour of Ascona

 A 20 minute long cruise brings you there to explore a world botanical garden.

Ascona from Lago Maggiore

Almost there

Mooring at Isola grande

Flowers in the African botanical garden