The track to Monte del Prete of Ispra is a ring itinerary which brings to discover  the landscape, naturalistic and historic. Starts from the touristic office of Ispra , which is a few meters from the lakestarts the track: Back to the lake on the left and walk through the walk of love, at the end of via Vespucci, after there is a steep climb called ripa solitaria, appreciated during summer for the fresh temperature, which leads to the back of San Martino church. On the left you enter Villa castelli park, today seat of the town Hall and you start to climb along the path behind it, adjacent to the Sale Serra. On the top of the hill, from where you can see the lake, there is a open space where, during summer,where some concert and show take place. After there is a track on the right and you will arrive at Crocione, where you have a 180 degree viewon ispra and the lake. Go down again  until the town hall and you will be back at the touristic office.


  • Recommended walking route

  • Duration on foot: 45 min

  • Distance:

  • Starting and finishing point: Info Point Ispra

  • Difficulty: Easy – not suitable for prams and pushchairs

  • Parking: yes
    It is recommended during peak tourist periods to leave your car at the car park opposite the cemetery in Via Milano.