Lake of Viverone

The Lake of Viverone, the third largest lake in Piedmont, is of glacial origin; it is part of the morainic amphitheater of Ivrea, and was formed during the Quaternary era. It is often the destination  of various excursions of tourists from the Biellese, Vercellese, Canavese and Valle d’Aosta; it is also  a mandatory path of  the Via Francigena foothill route.