The famous lake is located on the border of Italy and Switzerland. The most popular among all the resorts in Western Europe.
The lake is divided into two parts: Italian and Swiss. The Swiss part is located in the Canton of Ticino, Italian is the province of Lombardy and Piedmont. The area of the water surface of Lago Maggiore is huge, its area is 200 m2. The lake formation was due to the melting of glaciers. Now, after millions of years, it is a tectonic depression, which is the purest water, surrounded by high banks. For these banks it is possible to see the outlines of the Lombard Alps.
Causes of populyarnosti lake
The wind rose is always having an impact, the lake is blown by them on all sides. Actually the name of the lake comes from these winds: Maggiore – Northern wind Mergozzo – West. The water in the lake has a considerable level of fluctuation throughout the year, in addition, it is very resistant to low temperatures. Because of this, even in the frozen days of the lake does not freeze.
The wonderful climate and the beautiful landscape of this area attracts thousands of tourists every year. They all want the same thing – a good rest on the shores of the resort. One of the most developed spheres of activity here is tourism, in addition, it attracts a lot of fishermen and water Continue reading