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About this tour...
Departure from Como with private boat to reach Bellagio in the central part of the lake. During the boat trip the guide will provide information about the nature, the history and geography of the area talking about the villages that lie on these shores where there are the most famous villas surrounded by beautiful gardens. We will admire in particular the neoclassical Villa Olmo in Como, Villa Erba in Cernobbio and Villa D'Este , now luxury hotel. Others interesting villas are visible in Moltrasio, Torno, Laglio where George Clooney has is summer residence. Once reached the central part of the lake we can see the Comacina Island, the only island of the lake. Then, passing Ossuccio and Lenno with the little Romanesque churches on the slopes of the mountains, we can admire Villa Cassinella and stop in Villa Balbianello to visit the garden and the inside. This villa is now a famous location for movies and weddings. At the and we will stop in Bellagio. Free time for quick lunch and shopping and return to Como with the same boat sailing along the eastern coast.
Como, Piazza Cavour in front of the hotel Barchetta
From Como to Villa Balbianello is 1 hours 15 minutes by boat From Villa Balbianello to Bellagio is 20 minutes by boat The visit of Villa Balbianello last 1 hour and an half From Bellagio to Como is 1 hour by boat There is no toilet on board Villa Balbianello is closed on monday and wednesday
What is included
Boat, guide service, Villa Balbianello entrance and taxes
What is extra
This Tour is available in:
Wheel chair friendly
Type of transportation
Français, English, Spanish, Deutsh
Marta & team
Meet your guide
The guide will not be always the same. It will be one of the guides of the association Mondo Turistico. All of them are qualified, helpful and enthusiastic.