6 days in Lake Como Itinerary

6 days in Lake Como Itinerary

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6 days in Lake Como Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + Train:  5 h 45 min
1
Como
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Colico
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Manchester

2
nights
Como

Como ©
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.
Keep things going the next day: trek along Sentee di Sort, then admire the landmark architecture of Villa del Balbianello, and then admire the natural beauty at Villa Carlotta.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Como attractions planner.

Manchester, UK to Como is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Como. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Manchester in September, with highs in Como at 28°C and lows at 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Colico.

Things to do in Como

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bellagio, Tremezzina, Sentee di Sort
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Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello
Cathedral of Como (Duomo) ©
Cathedral of Como (Duomo)
Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta

3
nights
Colico

Colico is a city in the province of Lecco, Lombardy, Italy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Colico: Stand-Up Paddleboarding (in Dervio), Kayaking & Canoeing (in Bellagio) and Chiesa Sant’Andrea di Bonzeno (in Bellano). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Villa Monastero, kick back and relax at Riva Bianca Beach, appreciate the views at Valchiavenna, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbazia Cluniacense di Santa Maria di Piona.

To find maps, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Colico vacation builder tool .

You can drive from Como to Colico in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in September, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Colico

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Lierna, Bellano, Varenna, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Spiaggia Tranquilla
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Villa Monastero ©
Villa Monastero
Castello di Vezio ©
Castello di Vezio

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