4 days in Lake Como Itinerary

4 days in Lake Como Itinerary

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Varenna
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Como
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Varenna

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Varenna is a comune (municipality) on Lake Como in the Province of Lecco in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 60km north of Milan and about 20km northwest of Lecco.Varenna was founded by local fishermen in 769, and was later allied of the commune of Milan. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Giacomo, take in nature's colorful creations at Parco di Villa Serbelloni, then hike along Sentiero del Viandante, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello di Vezio.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Varenna route maker.

Bristol, UK to Varenna is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In September, daytime highs in Varenna are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Como.

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Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Adventure

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Castello di Vezio
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Como

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City of Silk

Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
On the 11th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Museo Fratelli Cozzi Alfa Romeo, get engrossed in the history at Museo Storico Alfa Romeo, and then bet on your favorite at Autodromo Nazionale Monza. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Abbondio, and then admire the landmark architecture of Villa Olmo.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Como trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Varenna to Como takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Como

Historic Sites · Museums

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