Feel the emotions: discover Lecco and its nature heritage
Lecco is a jewel of the nature with a breathtaking landscape: the mountains considered the Dolomites of Lecco and the peaceful Lake Como, the green of the lush vegetation and colorful alpine surroundings. Heights and depths, smells and colors blend together in a unique natural and spectacular picture, which remains engraved in mind.
Lecco offers a variety of outdoors activities with its many excursion and trekking routes, walks in the Natural Regional Parks of the alpine region of the Orobie, climbing the walls of the beautiful mountains to dominate from above or enjoy it along the scenic and new pedestrian and cycle routes along the lake.
There is no time to get bored, because of the many choices to enjoy your time in Lecco!
Lake Pusiano is a small glacial lake with an isle inside, characterized by old-centuries cypresses. Few minutes far from Lecco.
Leonardo Da Vinci and his eco-friendly ferry-boat in Imbersago on the Adda River.
The creek Pioverna flows thunderous among the rocks and welcomes you with the Bellano’s ravine.
At the end of the 19th century the Bertini plant in Cornate d’Adda revolutionized the Milanese trams replacing horses with hydropower.
Taccani hydroelectric plant mirrors its majestic into the Adda river in Trezzo providing power to the Crespi d’Adda cotton mill.
In the past there was a Roman bridge now there is the dike of Lake Lecco. Here you are Olginate.
South of Lecco the Adda river enlarges and creates lake Garlate. Along the evocative cycle-path you meet the Abegg Silk Museum and breathe nature.
A quirk round shape characterizes the smallest of lakes Briantei: lake Montorfano in Como.