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Greenway del Lago di Como

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Scenic walk with great views of the Lake.

We did this walk in two parts, both ways from Lenno. It is clearly marked and passes through some... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2019
Andrew L
Lancaster, United Kingdom
A journey through history

What a fabulous walk and well signposted mostly. Although promoted to all the guests by our rep I... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Shanghai, China
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The Lake Como Greenway is a leisurely and pleasant hike through ancient villages, stunning villas and gardens, romantic and baroque churches, by the breathtaking landscape of Lake Como.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Via Luigi Civetta, 22010 Colonno, Italy
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All reviews great walk sala comacina lakeside walk villa carlotta walk takes short section busy road decent shape hiking trail caught the bus enjoy the scenery enjoyable walk narrow streets photo opportunities steep climb take your time spectacular views
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Reviewed 7 January 2019

We did this walk in two parts, both ways from Lenno. It is clearly marked and passes through some lovely Lakeside villages. It gains some height so you get some good views.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous walk and well signposted mostly. Although promoted to all the guests by our rep I wouldn't recommend it to the less sure-footed. More suited to a hiker or a mountain goat but what spectacular views. The main road journeys albeit limited are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

Beautiful views from the pathway. Cobblestone paths rough on the feet, wear appropriate footwear, but worth sore feet the day after. Steep in sections, but doable and views always worth the effort. Be sure to pick up the map of thr Greenway, much easier to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank VTLColorado
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

The southern section of this walk is lovely. Very easy going and provides great views from the shore and up above. Would recommend ending in Lenno where there are many nice places to stop for lunch. We'd planned to do the full walk but shortly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Babybird85
Reviewed 20 September 2018

It was too hot and humid most days to attempt a longer walk but I walked a short section of the Greenway from our hotel in Cadenabbia northwards towards Menaggio and back. Here the greenway is a safe walk as it is well off the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John A
Reviewed 14 September 2018

nice easy walk with good directions. good photos to show you what you can see. lots of photo opportunities along the way.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MDKbrisbane
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We started at Colonno and walked through to Griante. Great walk through villages, open areas and at times follows the old Roman Road. Many photo stops along the way. Look for the signs or trail markers on the ground, also at times you will notice...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kiwisflythecoop
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We stayed at Lenno and walked both ways on different days. The walk north takes you through some interesting hamlets and chapels. We stopped before Tremezzo and turned back. There are no bars or other refreshment stops on this stretch. The second day we walked...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Alex M
Reviewed 5 August 2018

The route involves a lot of road walking along the main coast road which is not the best. Crowded in places with a lot of traffic The best walk is from Lenno up to the sacred mount. There are 14 chapels leading up to the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Richard N
Reviewed 10 July 2018

One of the main issues about the villages up the west coast of Lake Como is the bust road which runs through. The Greenway is a lovely way of keeping off that on foot. My daughter and I ran from Sala Comacina to the start...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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16 January 2017|
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Response from GoClemson | Reviewed this property |
We started at Sals Comacina, and ended at Tremezzo. We were pleased walking in and out of hamlets along the lake, stopping at Lenno for a delicious lunch at Hotel Plino, and dined outdoors next to the lake. We did not... More
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Response from BarnstapleArtist | Reviewed this property |
If you take the ferry to villa Carlotta, and walk into Tremezzo, there is a tourist information office. They should be able to help you.