Relaxation & Culture
Discover the beauty of the villas and gardens, the cultural heart of Lake Como. Enjoy a unique point of view when taking a boat tour or choose a deeper exploration with a walking tour of these noble villas.
Many of the lake villages offer public beaches or beach clubs suitable for all needs.
The museums around Lake Como satisfy everyone’s curiosity: from the Museum of Silk in Como to the Cycling Museum of Ghisallo, from the Moto Guzzi Museum in Mandello del Lario to the Manzoni itineraries in Lecco.
Sports & Outdoor activities
Lake Como is the perfect place where to practice water sports, from rowing to sailing, from windsurf to diving. There are endless choices!
Lake Como offers many different itineraries where to hike surrounded by breathtaking views over the mountains and waters. Among the others the Sentiero del Viandante is a 45-km path also accessible from Varenna passing
by the spectacular Castello di Vezio.
A must-see is the Orrido di Bellano, a spectacular natural canyon where giant bowls and incredible caves have been carved out by the water over the centuries. A concrete footbridge allows visitor to admire this beauty from a unique location. The gorge is 10 mins away from Varenna.
For golf lovers Lake Como offers different courses for both beginners and experts. Easily reachable from Varenna, the Lecco Golf Club was born in 1997, with an original structure of the 1600s, completely restored respecting the ancient buildings.
Lake Como traditional recipes embody tradition, passion and culture for a place that manages to combine the resources offered by its mountains and the sweet waters of the lake.
Whether you are looking for a cozy local trattoria or a fine dining restaurant you will find plenty to please you palate around Lake Como.