Castles, villas and gardens in Lombardy
Lombardy is a land rich in history, culture, art and traditions.
Let’s jump in the past, let us accompany this lady who visits castles, villas and gardens among the most beautiful in Lombardy and invites you to discover them directly!
Ready to start? We are going to enjoy:
- the Royal Villa of Monza, designed by architect Piermarini, student of maestro Vanvitelli who has designed the Royal Palace of Caserta
- then we climb towards Lake Como and we are enchanted by Villa del Balbianello, which has hosted many writers in the past, including Alessandro Manzoni, and recently was the film set of films of international fame such as Star Wars and Casino Royale with the OO7 agent
- from Lario to Lake Garda and arrive at the Rocca Scaligera of Sirmione
- and then fly over the imposing complex built by Gabriele D’Annunzio at Gardone Riviera: Il Vittoriale degli Italiani
- what about a trip to Pavia? Let’s go to the Visconti castle
- and then dive back on Lake Como at Villa Balbianello and then at Villa Monastero in Varenna
- and finally to the Rocca Sforzesca of Soncino in Cremona.
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Experience tours and holiday packages in Lake Como and nearby
Lake Como slow tourism. Get a walking food tour along the ancient Wayfarer’s trail overlooking Lake Como and taste exquisite local cuisine and wines. Enjoy the experience with a local guide and discover Lake Como area, its enchanting villages and culture.
Enjoy a evening dinner cruise on Lake Como with the magic of fireworks. 3-hour cruise with dinner of 4-course menu and pairing wines on a reserved board waiting for the fireworks show in Mandello del Lario. Experience an unforgettable evening! Maximum 6 people.
EVERY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY enjoy the hiking tour to San Pietro al Monte in Civate. Every Saturday and Sunday walking tour to the Romanesque abbey, lunch in a typical crotto with traditional local cuisine. Experience a day among nature, culture and feel like a local.
Discovering Lecco enjoying a food ebike tour. Hop on the saddle and live a slow mood experience to discover Lecco and the local products od our land. Taste cheeses, cold cuts and craft beers. Ready?
LAKE COMO FOOD TOUR discovering Varenna and Colico with lunch at restaurant. Guided tour in Varenna visiting Villa Monastero too. In Colico visit Forte Montecchio Nord with historical re-enactment. Self-drive cruise on an electric boat on Lake Como.
Visit Forte Montecchio Nord in Colico and then enjoy Valtellina food&wine tasting tour, discovering the Bitto and Casera cheese and strolling through Nebbiolo vineyards.
Taste the Italian cuisine and learn how to cook special courses. Experience a cooking class if you are in Lake Como area. A wonderful location overlooking Lario and a personal chef just for you!
Enjoy a Lake Como dinner cruise with the magic of fireworks. Experience the 4-course menu dinner cruise in front of Varenna an live unforgettable moments! Maximum 6 persons.
An alternative dinner cruise in Lecco on Lake Como! Enjoy a unique experience that happens once a year: the magic of fireworks on Lake Lecco directly from the boat! 3-hour cruise with 4-course dinner with pairing wines. Live an unforgettable experience!
Cooking class in an enchanting town overlooking Lake Como to learn how to make Italian dishes? Enjoy a 4-hour cooking class with a professional chef and learn how to make Italian specialty!
Visit Milan. Tickets for Milan Cathedral, possibility to purchase the cumulative Duomo Pass ticket that allows entry to Dome of Milan, the museum, the Baptistery of S. Giovanni and the panoramic terraces.
TOUR sul LAGO DI COMO: tour domenica a Varenna e Colico con pranzo al ristorante. Visita a Villa Monastero e passeggiata dell’Amore, un tuffo nel passato a Colico tra il Forte Montecchio Nord e il Forte di Fuentes e gita in barca elettrica sul lago di Como.
Lecco food tour immersed into nature at the foot of Grignetta. Easy hiking through woods to a nature balcony to enjoy a panoramic view of the lakes. Lunch with a traditional cuisine menu and a gastronomic gem. Mines, adventure park and genuine local cheeses.
Lecco photographic tour / Discover hidden places and corners with suggestions with the suggestions and the goodies of a local instagramer. Camera or mobile phone and away for a special experience and to finish an aperitif with tricks to make your photos unique.
Have fun for a day at Leolandia in Bergamo: the amusement park a few miles from Lecco and Milan. Meet your favourite cartoons characters and enjoy the ride!
Live an unforgettable experience on Lake Como. Be a pilot for a day of a seaplane on Lake Como, supported by a qualified instructor.
Visit Leonardo da Vinci Museum in Milan with interactive 3D experiences for families, students and lovers of the genius of Vinci.
Lake Como boat tour among Varenna, Villa Balbianello, Bellagio. Experience tour tasting local food enjoying central lake Como.
Boat tour to experience Lecco directly from the waters of lake Como. Admire the wonderful landscapes created by the surrounding mountains and feel unique emotions.
Bike tour lake Como: the Nature Reserve of Pian di Spagna, rich in biodiversity, and a leap back in time to the medieval Fort of Fuentes in Colico.