How to use the website

www.portolago.com offers to recreation navigation’s people a complete presentation for a correct and respectful navigation on the lake Maggiore. Website’s graphic is intentionally simple and immediate, a choice that allows to get quickly the desired informations. Here you can get a brief description how to use the various voice inside your nautical website.

PIEDMONT COAST, LOMBARDY COAST, SWISS COAST, ISLANDS - you can get informations for every lake’s locality on the lake Maggiore and that offers services for recreation navigation: view descriptions of touristic ports, afloat wharves, towing and mooring’s ramps, landing stages, with detailed photos and with the coordinates’ indications; you can also get informations about shipyards, sail and nautic circles, fuel distribution, restaurants, hotels, campings and cultural activities of every locality with a full directory about navigation, sanitary emergency’s phone numbers and meteo section: study and plan to organize your sail.

RECREATION NAVIGATION - section divided in different arguments - REGULATIONS FOR NAVIGATION: the most complete presentation of current regulations on the lake Maggiore in Italy and in Switzerland (in English, Deutsch, French and Dutch version); SAILORS ADVISES: essential summary of sailor advises; FUEL DISTRIBUTION: useful list of fuel distribution’s stations lake Maggiore, you can display their location on maps; NAUTICAL MAPS: you can display the navigation maps for zones, useful for your orientation and to organize your sail; TECHNICAL DATES: brief summary of the origin and characteristics of the lake Maggiore; HYDROLOGICAL FOUNDATIONS AND DATA: for an immediate assessment of water lake’s level; SIGNALS OF NAVIGATION: useful guide with the description and the meaning of the main navigation signals on the lake; PROHIBITHIONS AND DANGERS OF NAVIGATION: list of main and latest prohibithions currently in place and the description of possible dangers that you may encounter during the sail; WINDS: summary table of the main winds on the lake Maggiore with their characteristics, viewable on maps.

BUY € SELL - section of buy and sell for new and second-hand boats, accessories and more.

FAST MENÙ OF NAVIGATION - it is the fast navigation menù and the real search engine portal that contains all informations for argument and allows to get them immediately.

SAIL REGATTAS - calendar dedicated to the sailing events

NAUTICAL EVENTS - calendar dedicated to the nautical events

METEO - informations about weather situation, essential if you want to organize your sail

NEWS - section of updates in various localities on the lake Maggiore about the latest regional orders, work in progress relating to the ports or to the placement of new afloat wharves, etc.

SHOP - section currently under construction