Tag: Trip out of town
Lake Como tourism: things to see and do. Visit the mines of Cortabbio in Valsassina, few minutes from Lecco and less than hour from Milan.
Castle of Vezio, residence of Queen Teodolinda during her last life years, stands out against Varenna and overlooks Lake Como dividing into tow branches.
The creek Pioverna flows thunderous among the rocks and welcomes you with the Bellano’s ravine.
You cannot get bored at Pian dei Resinelli: relaxation, walking, excursions and climbing. A wide range of opportunities just half an hour from Lecco.
Mines Piani Resinelli, few minutes from Lecco. An unique experience for kids and adults to discover the history of Lecco area.
Built in early 1600 the Forte of Fuentes represents a military fortress placed in Colico, mentioned also in The Betrothed by Alessandro Manzoni.
Forte Montecchio Nord in Colico is the best preserved First World War fortress in Europe. Cultural heritage and symbol of the Cadorna Line.
The nature reserve Pian di Spagna between lake Como and Val Chiavenna is a protected area with many itineraries immersed in nature, history and culture.
The castle of the Unnamed (Castello dell’Innominato) in Somasca Vercurago among The Betrothed of Manzoni, history and wonderful landscapes on Lake Como.
Dervio is the ideal destination to experience Lake Lecco: beaches, sailing, surfing, kite surfing, lots of park and picnic areas. Wayfarer’s path (sentiero del viandante) and Monte Legnone.