Activites & Experiences
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 to practice water sports, from rowing to sailing, from windsurf to diving and much more.
Lake Como offers many different itineraries for hiking or bicycle, surrounded by breathtaking views over the mountains and waters. Among the others the Sentiero del Viandante which consists of a 45-km way along the east coast of the lake, made of paths and ancient little roads also accessible from Varenna.
A very impressive visit is the one to 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 visitors to admire this beauty from a unique location. The gorge is 10 minutes away from Varenna.
For golf lovers Lake Como offers different courses for both beginners and experts.
Lake Como local dishes embody tradition, passion and culture for a place that combines the resources offered by the mountains and the waters of the lake.
Whether you are looking for a cozy local trattoria or a fine dining restaurant, you will find plenty of options to satisfy your palate.