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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lago di Como is a wonderful destination. It's a large lake surrounded by picturesque villages and along the lakeside, beautiful Italian architecture from villas to pallazzos to architectural detail that's you'd find only in Italy. Taking a boat-ride from Como or Cernobbio to Bellagio on...More

1  Thank Avrumeleh B
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We did this as a day trip from Milan and .enjoyed it thoroughly. The cruise on the lake was excellent as it was close enough to the shore to get a good view of the villas on the route from Como to Bellagio. Because the...More

Thank Ilmar T
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Quite simply, a must. Travelling to Lake Como is easy enough from Milan. Trains run frequently from Milan If you intend to take a ferry trip on the lake using the state run ferry the easier way to find the right terminal is travel to...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The Italian lakes are something rather special. And they were special to the Victorians and Edwardians of Great Britain who included them in the Grand Tour. Lake Como is a very deep (up to 1000ft depth) glacial lake created by a retreating glacier and is...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 23 September 2018

The lake itself is beautiful but the experience of buying boat tickets was dismaying. 40 minutes queuing in the hot sun only to be told by one of the only two operators at the ticket-office that places for the boat had gone some time ago....More

Thank PRS48
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

I’m going to say it....I was underwhelmed with Como. We stayed in a fantastic apartment but it was outside the town and as the lake is surrounded by steep hills this made for a difficult walk in and out if town. We had to rely...More

1  Thank Alexandra379
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Very nice town by the water. Fine restaurants, great ice cream and coffee, nice square with great restaurants. Few hours is completely enough and you can easy get there by train from Milan :)

1  Thank Ani N
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

There are no words to describe how wonderfully perfect our wedding day was in Lake Como and this was all down to The Wedding Box! From our first enquiry right up to our wedding day, the level of professionalism and courtesy was beyond our expectations....More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I've visited the Lago di Como several times, the best is in the low season where there are a little less tourists. The Villas and their gardens are the most interesting places to visit, a boat tour gives a nice overview of the area. History,...More

1  Thank Rafik S
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We bought our own train tickets from Milan and simply arrived in Como no hassles. From there we purchased a boat trip to Bellagio,again no hassles. The boat is very tired and it’s first on best seated. No upstairs outside area. We chose the rapid...More

1  Thank Christine F
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Response from Izikuna | Reviewed this property |
Hi, i think one day is enought.. It’s too small to spent more time ❣️
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Response from Marianna E | Reviewed this property |
Sailing down Lake Como is an experience in its own. The houses and scenery is just incredible - everything is so green and luscious! I think the boat trip is around 2 hours from Como to Bellagio, so keep that in mind for... More