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Como city and its History Private Walking Tour

Como city and its History Private Walking Tour

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21
  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$77.53
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$77.53
Many visitors to Lake Como head directly to Bellagio and Villa Balbianello, but the city of Como is rich in history and culture. Take a deep dive into the city’s past during this walking tour that covers its most important highlights in just hours. Learn about the its architecture from ancient Rome through the Rationalists, with insights from your guide at every stop.
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* A traveler said: "Violetta was very knowledgeable and easy to talk to. Very sweet young lady. We enjoyed her in depth historical relevant data. We really got immersed in Como city and its history and culture."


Villa Balbianello and Flavors of Lake Como Walking and Boating Full-Day Tour
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Villa Balbianello and Flavors of Lake Como Walking and Boating Full-Day Tour

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51
  • 7 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$329.73
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$329.73
Capture the spirit of Lake Como on a walking tour of Bellagio and Varenna, two of the mid-lake region's most enchanting towns. Stop at a historic olive oil mill to taste one of the region's local specialties, accompanied by cured meats and wine. A Lake Como boat cruise takes you to visit Villa Melzi's lush gardens and the opulent Villa del Balbianello, including a traditional lunch at a lakefront restaurant.
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* A traveler said: "This was a wonderful tour, very informative. The tour guide was excellent and spoke perfect English. I would highly recommend this tour."


Sailing Experience on Lake Como with Private Skipper

Sailing Experience on Lake Como with Private Skipper

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8
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$572.54
per group
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$572.54
per group
The lake center of Lake Como is unique for its natural beauty and for the sumptuous ancient villas that overlook it, observing all this from the water offers the best point of view. My 38 foot boat will allow you to do it in comfort and total safety. Furthermore I will serve you a good Italian aperitif with a small tasting of Italian foods, if you want we can stop for a relaxing swim in the most exclusive places and also you will experience the thrill of sailing and relaxing in silence or listening to the music that you pleases
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Como Lake Highlights - Villa Balbianello & Bellagio private full-day tour

Como Lake Highlights - Villa Balbianello & Bellagio private full-day tour

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22
  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$232.60
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$232.60
Lake Como is home to dazzling villas and postcard-perfect villages, but getting around on your own can be confusing. With this private tour, save hours by navigating between highlights with a guide. Reach Villa Balbianello via speedboat for a guided tour of the lavish villa and gardens. Stop for a tasting at the most historic olive oil producer on the lake before a stroll through Bellagio and scenic ferry ride back to Como.
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Bellagio & Varenna - The must-see places in Lake Como

Bellagio & Varenna - The must-see places in Lake Como

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7
  • 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$477.12
Price varies by group size
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$477.12
Price varies by group size
Leave the tricky logistics to the experts and enjoy a stress-free day on Lake Como with this private tour. Save hours with hotel pickup and transportation to Bellagio to explore at your own pace. Afterwards, set sail for a boat tour of the lake to admire the villas along the shore, docking in the fishing village of Varenna for a stroll. End at the Castle of Vezio for an aperitivo with a view.
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* A traveler said: "This is the perfect tour if you only have one day in the area. Our guide, Giovanni, was excellent. We saw all the sights in the area in a personalized manners with zero stress. A great day for us."


Cadenazzi Wooden Speedboat Private tour on Como Lake

Cadenazzi Wooden Speedboat Private tour on Como Lake

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$475.93
per group
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$475.93
per group
Lake Como is known for its spectacular beauty, and this tour is a shortcut to experiencing its best bits in a day. Enjoy the luxury of having a private speedboat ride with just your party and the crew. Pass by top sights such as Tremezzo, Bellagio, and Villa Balbianello—"James Bond" and "Star Wars" movie locations. Along the way, the captain points out important landmarks, so you don’t miss any highlights.
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Share your Pasta Love: Small group Pasta and Tiramisu class in Como

Share your Pasta Love: Small group Pasta and Tiramisu class in Como

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4
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$118.09
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$118.09
You can't visit Italy without trying at least one pasta dish... So, we'll teach you two! Learn how to roll 'sfoglia' (fresh pasta) by hand and how to prepare 2 simple different kinds of pasta (filled pasta + fresh pasta) from scratch with your Cesarina. As the icing on the cake you will learn to prepare also the iconic Tiramisu. Share your passion for the Italian cuisine as you make new friends in this hands-on cooking class. It's a great way to truly experience Italian culture. • Learn to roll 'sfoglia' (fresh pasta) by hand • Learn to make 2 iconic pasta types • Learn to make the iconic tiramisu • Small-group cooking class with a maximum of 12 people. Share your passion for the Italian cuisine with other lovely guests • Enjoy an Italian Aperitivo to warm-up Cesarine is Italy’s oldest network of home cooks all over the country. They are welcoming hosts that open the doors of their own homes to curious travellers for immersive culinary experiences.
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* A traveler said: "Debora welcomed us in her beautiful home and was the ultimate hostess. We learned how to make Tiramisu and fresh pasta dough. We were also lucky enough to get her recipes for the delicious pasta sauces. She and her husband were so welcoming and kind. It was a wonderful experience and we recommend highly."


Como Food Tour
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Como Food Tour

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11
  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$116.23
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$116.23
Enjoy a mouthwatering introduction to Italian cuisine on this food walking tour of Lake Como. Get the inside scoop on the town’s foodie scene from a local; sample regional delicacies including a tasting of olive oils and finish the tour with pasta at a charming restaurant. This small-group tour with a maximum of 15 people ensures a personalized experience.
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* A traveler said: "This tour was excellent! Our guide was so friendly and knowledgeable, and the group was small so we didn't feel like we were in a massive mob. The food was good, and created a nice break between walking through the city and getting all the fun facts!"


Lake Como Guided eBike and iPad Experience

Lake Como Guided eBike and iPad Experience

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95
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.64
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$59.64
Pedal around Lake Como without breaking a sweat on an e-bike, with a digital tour guide at your disposal. A 3-hour tour with a guide in six languages.
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* A traveler said: "This was one of the best tours we have ever done. The e-bike and iPad combination is a great idea. We saw all of the sights and got a taste of the history and culture. The scenic ride lakeside was memorable and lovely."


Wine & food tasting

Wine & food tasting

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12
  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$45.27
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$45.27
The wine tasting is in the center, few meters from the old town wall, the place is elegant and friendly. The tasting include special wines and food you will appreciate with a professional Sommelier who will describe tasting notes and making process. We will guide you to discover taste of our wine and food selection.
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* A traveler said: "Great experience, exceptionally nice host. The quality of the wine and snacks were very good. We enjoyed it thoroughly."


Como and Bellagio Sightseeing Tour and Lake Cruise

Como and Bellagio Sightseeing Tour and Lake Cruise

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36
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$58.45
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$58.45
Lake Como sits on the foot of the Alps and offers some of the most beautiful scenery in Italy’s Lake District. Explore the historic city center of Como and walk around its medieval streets. Enjoy a cruise on the lake to Villa d’Este in Cernobbio to explore its exotic gardens. Then, depending on the season, stop at either Bellagio or Brunate to walk around and enjoy a coffee or gelato.
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Domaso: Wine Tasting at the Winery on Como Lake

Domaso: Wine Tasting at the Winery on Como Lake

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53
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.77
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$35.77
Visit a villa winery in Domaso on Lake Como, and experience an authentic Italian family-run wine estate that’s been nurtured through the generations. Ideal if you’re looking for a Lake Como experience with a difference, the visit includes a tour of the wine cellar followed by an extravagant tasting session. You’ll savor local specialities that have been carefully chosen to complement the wine as you learn about viticulture in the northern Italian region.
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* A traveler said: "One of best tours we took on our month long trip around Europe. Host was very knowledgeable and had a great attitude toward people. Loved learning about local family operation."


Lake Como PRIVATE Guided Tour

Lake Como PRIVATE Guided Tour

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18
  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$357.84
per group
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$357.84
per group
Best way to visit the area. Do not waste your time on a boat to Bellagio! Discover and experience with a private guided tour. You will have a real sense of our territory, tradition, history, architecture, wine & food specialties etc. Tour on private van + ferry boat. An unforgettable experience! Read my Reviews on TripAdvisor :-)
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* A traveler said: "My wife and I were treated to a wonderful day at Lago di Como in July, 2021. Giovanni, a local to Como, knows everything about the area, Italian history and more. A consummate professional, Giovanni was truly engaged with us during our tour and answered all of our questions with a depth of knowledge. Unique and excellent experience. Grazie mille, Giovanni!!"


Bellagio Walking Tour, Villa Melzi & Lunch
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Bellagio Walking Tour, Villa Melzi & Lunch

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9
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$120.39
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$120.39
Known as a picturesque lakeside town, Bellagio’s beauty is no secret. But explore it with a guide, and you’ll discover the little-known vantage points and sights that many visitors miss. On this tour, you’ll visit a sleepy fishing harbor where rare Larian gondola boats bob on the water, a park, and a botanical garden. Then, finish up with a gourmet lunch at a Michelin-listed local restaurant.
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* A traveler said: "Alessandra was our tour guide from lake Como food tours. She was EXCELLENT! Very friendly & knowledgeable. Great tour. We would never have seen these wonderful out of the way places if not for her."


Como, Italy & Lugano, Switzerland private full-day tour

Como, Italy & Lugano, Switzerland private full-day tour

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8
  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$196.81
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$196.81
This full-day tour will show you the most important attractions of Como and Lugano like the Cathedral, the San Fedele Church, the Roman city walls and towers in Como and the Cathedral, the Old town, the Parco Ciani and Casino in Lugano. We will start with the 2h walking tour in Como, then we will have 1 hour free time for lunch. At 2.30 p.m. we will part for Lugano from the San Giovanni train station with the comfortable train, the duration of the trip is 35 minutes (the train tickets are not included in the price). In Lugano we will continue with the 2h walking tour (Santa Maria degli Angeli Church, LAC, Lungolago, Cathedral) and take a funicular to return to the train station (the price of the funicular ticket is included). You will have also some free time in Lugano to visit the shopping area or to have a cup of coffee. At about 5 p.m. we will take the train to Como and finish our tour at 6 p.m. in Como. For a better experience the tour is limited to maximum 6 participants.
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* A traveler said: "We were looking for a chance to visit Switzerland while staying in Como, and we were not disappointed! Our guide, Violetta, was very knowledgeable about the sights and points of interest in both Como and Lugano. She was knowledgeable about the history, architecture in both areas. With Violetta’s help, we had no problems with the transfer via train to Lugano, and she helped find a great place for lunch. We would highly recommend this private tour to anyone looking to take a peek into Switzerland and see amazing sights in Como and Lugano."


Como city & Bellagio private full-day tour

Como city & Bellagio private full-day tour

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7
  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$196.81
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$196.81
This full-day starts with the 2h walking tour in Como city. We will visit the top attractions of Como like the Cathedral, the San Fedele Church, the medieval city walls and towers. This will give you knowledge about the city's development and its importance for the area. After a short break for lunch, we will take a speedboat to Bellagio (the duration of this trip is 50 minutes), one of the most beautiful and suggestive borgo in Italy. There, you will have a pleasant walking tour, enjoy the famous small streets and views, as well as a break for shopping or an ice-cream (gelato). We return with the normal ferry boat (this trip takes 2h), to have a possibility to show you the most beautiful villas on the lake during the trip. We finish the experience in Como city at 6 p.m. For a better experience, this tour is limited to a maximum of 6 participants.
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* A traveler said: "Violetta was a great communicator and met my husband and I at the ferry in Como. We did a walking tour of Como and then caught the fast ferry (not included) to Bellagio and did a walking tour there. We had lunch at a restaurant in Bellagio (not included). If you are a planner, you could actually do this tour on your own. We enjoyed the luxury of having the history explained and the details of the boat schedules handled by Violetta. We enjoyed her company and had a great time."


Lake Como - Varenna and Bellagio Full-day Private Tour

Lake Como - Varenna and Bellagio Full-day Private Tour

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4
  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$220.67
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$220.67
This full-day tour will show you the most important attractions of Como Lake: the villages of Varenna and Bellagio. We will meet at 8:45pm in Como city and will go with the speed boat to Bellagio (this trip takes about 50 minutes). There, we will do the interesting walking tour including the Basilica of San Giacomo and the panoramic point Punta Spartivento. After a break for lunch, we will take a boat to Varenna (the duration of this trip is about 15 minutes). After visiting this romantic town we will return with the normal ferry boat to Como (the duration is about 2h30), which gives us a possibility to show you all the important villas on the Lake Como during the trip (e.g. Villa of George Clooney, Villa Balbianello, the setting place of Star Wars and James Bond etc.).
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* A traveler said: "I booked a tour with Violet last minute and was so lucky she was available. She is very knowledgeable, fun, easy to be around and energetic. She’s a great guide and I would recommend any tour she offers."


The Devil's Bridge Tour in Bellagio

The Devil's Bridge Tour in Bellagio

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4
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.60
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$65.60
Explore the village of Lezzeno and discover its mythical stories on this 2-hour tour. Discover the stories behind the witches of the “Devil’s Bridge,” nestled in the beautiful Alpine scenery. Take a small hike up the mountain path for panoramic views of Lake Como below and the neighboring lakeside villages.
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* A traveler said: "Our guide was great. The hike was the perfect mixture of aerobic challenging, great views and information along the way."


Bellagio & Varenna, Lake Como, private guided tour

Bellagio & Varenna, Lake Como, private guided tour

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4
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$178.92
per group
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$178.92
per group
Bellagio is a little village on Lake Como: Bellagio is famous allover the world, a picturesque town that is visited every year by a multitude of tourists coming from everywhere. In Bellagio you can admire the fantastic panorama of Lake Como and also walk through the splendid gardens of Villa Melzi. The guided tour will be walking across the town center and then we will see the gardens of villa Melzi, later by a ten minutes trip to cross the Lake by public ferry boat we will go to the town of Varenna visiting first the splendid Villa Monastero and later the medieval church of St. George and the town center of Varenna. This is a private guided tour for your group only or only for you if you are a single tourist. Please take note that the entrance tickets to all villas and all ferry boat transfers are not included in the price of the guided tour and must be paid at local cash desks.
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* A traveler said: "Giorgio was an absolutely excellent tour guide, very knowledgeable, professional and extremely helpful. We had an amazing day with lots of new information, history and exciting stories about local food, traditions and so on…"


The best of Como lake: Como city walking tour and Villa Balbianello

The best of Como lake: Como city walking tour and Villa Balbianello

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3
  • 9 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$196.81
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$196.81
This full-day tour will start at 10:30 a.m. in Como city. We will show you the most important attractions of Como like the Cathedral, the San Fedele Church, the Roman city walls and towers and will bring you in the particular atmosphere of the charming Como lake town. After a short lunch break we will take a speed boat to Lenno (about 40 minutes), where the villa Balbianello is located. After the visit to the villa Balbianello and its garden, where the famous scenes from Star Wars and James Bond Casino Royal were filmed, we will visit the San Stefano Church with the 11th century's crypt. We will return with the normal boat (this trip takes 1,5h), to have a possibility to show you the most beautiful villas on the lake during the trip. We will finish our tour in the Como city at 18 p.m. Group type: private tour
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* A traveler said: "We had a fantastic day with Violetta. She knew so much about the subject and shared so much with us, assuring the tour as required and taking lots of photos for us. Thank you"


Como Brunate Torno. The Breathtaking Scenery
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Como Brunate Torno. The Breathtaking Scenery

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3
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$95.42
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$95.42
A hike loved by locals of all ages; an itinerary that allows you to discover breathtaking landscapes, mysterious boulders and pendulous stones and a village with an ancient heart, walking and experiencing also a funicular and a boat. Nature, mysteries and original means of transport: a perfect itinerary for slow families and groups who want to discover our beautiful Lake combining relax and fun. NOTE: if you're planning to book this tour between September 2021 and December 2021 be sure to have the right gears to face it. Due to the July flood, these trails became more difficult to walk without appropriate equipment. Contact us for more info
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Lake Como: Adventure day in Spina Verde Regional Park
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Lake Como: Adventure day in Spina Verde Regional Park

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3
  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$95.42
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$95.42
Walk on the wild side of Lake Como with this hike through Parco Spina Verde, just north of Como. Home to history and adventure, the regional park is rich with wartime stories of the smugglers and soldiers who used the hills to hide. Hear the region’s little-known tales as you walk with a guide, following an easy-for-all route that takes in winding footpaths and gentle inclines.
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Lake Como Volta Lighthouse and Brunate Jeep Sightseeing Tour

Lake Como Volta Lighthouse and Brunate Jeep Sightseeing Tour

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2
  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$11.93
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$11.93
See Lake Como from the hills with this Brunate and Volta Lighthouse tour. Making sure you don’t miss any vantage points or highlights of the hilltop town, the tour showcases Brunate’s centro storico where the pioneer of electricity Alessandro Volta once lived. After exploring the town, you’ll travel up to his namesake lighthouse where dramatic Lake Como views await. Numbers are limited to just eight people so you get more interaction with your guide.
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Bellagio, the pearl of lake Como. The village and the surrounding area

Bellagio, the pearl of lake Como. The village and the surrounding area

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2
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$165.41
Price varies by group size
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$165.41
Price varies by group size
Make the most of your time in Bellagio with this tour that takes you through the highlights and hidden gems without the hassle of a map or guidebook. Explore on foot with your guide, beginning at the Villa Melzi gardens and then continuing to the Borgo di Pescallo. Learn about Bellagio’s history and architecture over lunch (not included), and then dive into the heart of the old town in the afternoon.
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