Isola Bella + Isola Madre

What is included

At Isola Bella:

- Free visit of Palazzo Borromeo e of the italianate baroque Gardens.
In case of high attendance the cabinets of the Berthier-gallery wing can be closed.
- Exhibition “Vitaliano VI. The inventon of Isola Bella”, dedicated to its founder, after 400 years from his birth.

At Isola Madre:

- Free visit of the botanical Garden hosting rare plant species and collections from every part of the world.
- Free visit of Palazzo Borromeo

At the end of the transactio you will get a confirmation e-mail with a voucher-ticket in the attachment, which will allow you to acces directly to the palace skipping the line at the ticket office.

The voucher on your mobile phone is accepted.

To Know

In respect of the safety rules, access to sites can be limited.

It is not possible to enter the sites if you have a high temperature (over 37.5°) or other symptoms of influenza and where hazardous conditions exist, such as coming from risk areas or in close contact with persons testing positively for the virus in the last 14 days or coming from abroad in the last 14 days.

Access is only permitted if you are wearing a mask.

You are advised to wash your hands frequently; hand sanitising, gel dispensers are located at various points along the visit tour and into the toilets.

Always keep a distance of more than one meter from the other visitors and from the personnel.

The luggage storage by Isola Bella is not available.

Outside the Palace and Garden of Isola Bella we recommend discovering the "Vicolo del Fornello" in the ancient village, with its boutiques and Il Fornello Bistrot, Bottega con Cucina (Shop with Kitchen).

We recommend downloading the Borromean Islands app from the Google Play and iTunes App Stores as the audio guides at the ticket office will not be available.

The entrance to the Palace and Garden with pets of any size is not allowed, except guide dogs.

After having selected the tickets in the basket of this page, it is possible to add other services:

- private boat transfer.
- breakfast or aperitif by the Cafeteria into the Garden

Ticket validity

The ticket is valid until November 1st 2020 (season ending).
In case of no use the ticket won’t be refunded

Opening time

From 18th May to 30th September:
- Isola Bella: from 10.00 a.m. to 05:30 p.m. (last entrance) - palace closes at 06:00 p.m. -  garden closes at 06:15 p.m.
- Isola Madre: from 10.00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m. (last entrance) - palace closes at 04:30 p.m. - gardens at 04:45 p.m.

From 1st October to 23rd October:
From 10:00 a.n. to 04:00 p.m. (last entrance) – Palace of Isola Madre, Isola Bella and Rocca close at 04:30 p.m. – gardens of Isola Bella, Isola Madre at 05:00 p.m.             

From 24th October to 1st November:
From 10:00 a.n. to 03:30 p.m. (last entrance) – Palace of Isola Madre, Isola Bella and Rocca close at 04:00 p.m. – gardens of Isola Bella, Isola Madre at 04:30 p.m

The opening and closing time of museums and gardens are subject to changes for extraordinary events.

Special rates

For customers with individual ticket:
The Ticket can be used within 1st November 2020.
Each location can be visited on different days.

For customers with group tickets:
Isola Bella and Isola Madre can be visited the same day or at most in two consecutive days.

- Kids (6-15 years): reduced rate
- Babies (up to 6 years): free
- Family Ticket: with 2 adult tickets and 2 kids ticket, the second kids ticket is free.
- Groups: minimum 18 people, one free entrance every 18 paid tickets.
- Disabled visitors with a certifyed invalidity equal or higher than 30% will get a discount of 50%, valid for the accompanying person too.

The discount will be showed directly into the basket.

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