Category: Art and culture
Viscontea Tower is one of the old rests of the fortified village and it is still visible in Lecco. Walk in Lecco downtown and discover it!
The medieval village of Corenno Plinio greets you with the twelfth century church hosting precious frescoes.
Villa del Balbianello, one of the most enchanting villas on Lake Como. On the promontory of Lenno, Tremezzina, Villa Balbianello is worth a visit.
Villa Monastero in Varenna hosts a marvelous botanic garden, full of exotic species and represents a real gem on Lake Lecco. Visit also its House-Museum.
In Vercurago, in its upper district of Somasca, the sanctuary of San Girolamo Emilani, who shared his life with the poor and orphans.
Nature, archeology and history to discover at the museum of the Regional Park of Monte Barro in Galbiate.
Villa Cipressi in Varenna: cypresses-line, terraces rich of flowers and botanic species in its gardens. Hotel and conference center.
A gem of Romanesque in Varenna hosting frescoes dated back to the fourteenth-century: here you are the church of San Giovanni Battista.
The bell tower of Basilica San Nicolò in Lecco overlooks the city and lake Como thanks to its 96 meters and represents a symbol of Lecco.
The monastic complex of St. Pietro al Monte in Civate is a great heritage of Romanesque art in all Italy.