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Villa Carlotta welcomes you with its magnificent botanic garden and art masterpieces in over 70.000 square metres of gardens and museum. The beautiful villa was built at the end of XVII century by the Milanese marquis Giorgio Clerici in a natural...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Via Regina 2, 22016, Tremezzina, Italy
+39 0344 40405
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Reviewed yesterday

If you are visiting Lake Como you must visit this Villa. A wonderful building that contains much art and sculpture of interest. The gardens are delightful and you can capture superb photos across the lake.

Thank 244Vickie
Reviewed 2 days ago

The gardens are really the key here. If you do not have oodles of time, concentrate on the gardens, which are spectacular. Do note that that the paths up the hillside, then down, so if you have any limitations when walking paths along hillsides, perhaps...More

Thank Vieuxcarre
Reviewed 3 days ago

This villa is right next door to our hotel. Our friends from Lecco came to join us for a 2 hour tour ,the entrance fee 5 people 40 euro . The collections are good ,better yet the botanical garden worth to stroll through with plenty...More

Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed our brief visit to this villa. The villa itself houses many works of art, especially Canova school sculptures. There are only 2 floors open to the public. The gardens are extensive and go right up the hillside. They are mainly planted with specimen...More

Thank srocc
Reviewed 4 days ago

The gardens are the main attraction here - they are large and stunning. There are various walks - all with times against them. We were not in a hurrny so took the long walk (1.5 hours) at a leisurely pace. This covers the whole garden...More

Thank lyndac00per
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Villa Carlotta and its beautiful garden is for sure worth a visit. A great but sad history (Carlotta died very young) is presented in a very good way. To see the garden and the Villa you need couple of hours. If you ad a short...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived early and it was nice and quiet, taking the longer of the walks indicated. It’s a nice mix of planted flower displays and wooded pathways which take you around the gardens and back to the house. There are some nice art works in...More

Thank Stevie70
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gardens are the best part of the villa. Take the longer walk and enjoy the variety of trees and plants. When touring the house, take the elevator to the top floor and then work your way down.

1  Thank Greg B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend to visit this magic place, it is amazing. In the villa, you can go up with the elevator which is old, but nice. The views from the upper floors of the villa are also stunning. The bamboo forest is also nice place....More

1  Thank Elitsa A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If coming here take the 90 min route, even at a slow pace reckon you can get round in 45-50! BUT, it’s very beautiful and relaxing. Suppose longer if you actually like the plants and know what they are!! The villa itself okay, with some...More

2  Thank Chegaw
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22 August 2018|
Response from buob2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hello I cannot recall seeing any dogs with owners on day we visited garden. Suggest contacting them for clarification Or check website for that info Good luck
13 July 2018|
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Response from Mustafa R | Reviewed this property |
The ticket to villa Carlotta is not expensive, around €6 for garden and villa No discounts were posted except for seniors
12 May 2018|
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Response from Joyce J | Reviewed this property |
Hi -- sorry I just saw this now so not sure if it will be in time. We bought tickets the same day.