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5 Thing-To-Do in Bellagio
The Pearl of Lake Como is a beauty to discover in every season
Bellagio, placed in the point where Lake Como divides in two branches, it is a natural jewel, tank its particular geologic statement. Luxury, elegance and Dolce Vita here are tangible and eternal: luxurious hotels, villas and English or Italian styles gardens. A mix of tranquility and charm unique and imitate all over the world, but never matched. Try to visit Bellagio and look at the copies around the globe: they can clone a building, a road… But the atmosphere of Lake Como is only on Lake Como!
In Bellagio on Lake Como you can enjoy relax or plan excursions between water and mountains, or get a break with an happy hour on the lakeside and close the day with a light walk along the lake shore.
Villa Melzi d’Eril Gardens
On the lakeshore in Bellagio, this villa was built for Duke Francesco Melzi d’Eril and today is still a private property. The spectacular garden is open to the public for visiting. It was achieved by adapting the ground with terraces and rises, adding tropical and exotic essences, valuable sculptures among which stands the famous group with Dante and Beatrice, a Moorish temple and a Japanese pond.. The access to the park is allowed from march to the end of october.
Villa Serbelloni, not to be confused with Grand Grand Hotel Villa Serbelloni in Bellagio, is located in the upper land of the town. Now it is property of Rockefeller Foundation, it is available to visit only the garden, during the opening times only by authorized guided tours. To discover the amazing garden and lost the road into the maze of alleys immersed into the green, the best choice is a calm and peaceful walk to enjoy the breath-taking view of the point where Lake Como is divided in two branches, where the stone of Bellagio has resisted to the strength of the glacier that created this natural masterpiece. The visits planned for groups min. 6 visitors, last about an hour and half; the visits are organized from march to November.
Walk on lakeside and through the village
The town of Bellagio is a must-to-see for the Instagram lovers; steps, colourful buildings, smiling locals and a mush up of flavours that hug you during a light and peaceful walk during the late afternoon. Surprising is to visit Bellagio during the winter, when everything seems to be crystallized and its beauty is unchanging. The walk along Lake Como shore, recently renovated, is amazing, especially during the spring, when the colours of the flowering are the perfect frame for the Pearl of Lake Como.
You cannot only relax on holiday! In Bellagio you can start for funny adventure on Kayak and SUP (Stand Up Paddle) to discover the most suggestive places directly from the water of Lake Como. Excursions and activities for all levels, you can admire not only the beauties of the territory, but discover how much the nature still the queen of this corner of paradise.
Relax at Lido
Lido of Bellagio is a oasis for tourists, offers services for all day and nights. Relax, water slides, hydro-massage, entertainment, restaurant, bar... For a day of cuddle under the sun of Lake Como. But the face of Lido changes when the sun goes down: music, drink, entertainment to animate the lakeside with lights, flavours and happiness.