Crespi d’Adda workers’ village is a UNESCO site: a modern vision of the ideal city built around the life of the local manufacturing companies and the family.
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.
On the shore of the Adda river in Calolziocorte the sanctuary and monastery of S. Maria del Lavello is an international destination of the “cloister route”.
The Northern Adda Park, from Lecco to Rivolta d’Adda, is a natural and industrial archeology heritage on Leonardo da Vinci’s traces.
Distance: 49 Km
Distance: 20 Km
At the end of the 19th century the Bertini plant in Cornate d’Adda revolutionized the Milanese trams replacing horses with hydropower.
From Celts to Visconti, passing by Queen Teodolinda and Barbarossa. Here you are in Trezzo: history, culture and an impressive hydropower plant.
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.