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About Italian Lake Como

From Milan to the foothills of the Alps, spectacular Lake Como in Italy is the heart of Italian romance and history. Located in Lombardy, the lake has an area of 146 square kilometers, which makes it the third-largest lake in the country, just after Lake Garda and Lake Maggiore.

Locally known as the Lake Lario, this natural gem used to be a popular retreat for wealthy people, but, eventually, Lake Como has become a remarkable spot for travelers of all bank account sizes. Nowadays, the territory around the lake comprises a number of luxury villas and lovely lakeside towns like Como, Bellagio and Varenna, waiting for you to be explored.

 

Best Things To Do in Lake Como

What to do on Lake Como? In general, Lake Como is a perfect choice for those, willing to combine relaxation with adventures and active time spending as the place can offer opportunities for hiking and sightseeing as well as sailing and windsurfing. Another way to get closer to the Italian nature is setting off on a cruise around Lake Como that will provide you with unforgettable picturesque views.

Italian Lake Como is also home to plenty of lush 5-star hotels, that's why its idyllic shores are one of the top favorites for celebrity's holidays. So it's no surprise to meet Madonna or George Clooney in the neighborhood, as they have their posh villas there. Treat yourself to an unforgettable Italian getaway and book your private tour including Lake Como.

Best Time to Visit Lake Como

It goes without saying that summer months are the sunniest season of the year, making it a perfect time to arrange a vacation by the water. But if you would like to avoid crowds of tourists and enjoy comfortable temperatures simultaneously, think about visiting Italian lakes in spring or autumn.

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