Couple with guidebook reading map. Al Lago Maggiore travel poster.
Lake Maggiore (Lago Maggiore, lit. ‘Greater Lake’) is located on the south side of the Alps. It is the second largest lake in Italy in the Lombardy region and largest lake of the canton of Ticino, Switzerland. Lake Maggiore is the most westerly of the three great prealpine lakes of Italy, it extends for about 70 kilometres (43 miles) between Locarno and Arona.