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Things to do

There are various things to do and see in and around Lake Como; whether it be shopping for the latest fashions to sightseeing one of the many magnificent villas situated around the lake. Just browse below for ideas and inspiration.

Typical Menu

Here is a guide as to what you can expect in a Ristorante: The menu, la lista, has many courses but you do not have to order them all. Listed below are the names of each course and an idea of ...

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Types of Eateries

To give you a good guide to eating out, try and find out where the locals go as you will be guaranteed fantastic food. If there are no menus available and you have to ask the waiter what dishes are ...

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Typical Prices

Depending on where you are eating, the prices can range from €5 for a good pizza to €25 for a three course meal in a restaurant. However again it depends on whether you are in a top-notch restaurant where the ...

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Playparks

When you take your children to the parks in Italy, you will notice that whole families attend. From mums and dads to the grannies and granddads. It is a time for families to socialise and enjoy watching the children play.  Most of the ...

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Gardaland Amusement Park

This amusement park is the largest in Italy and is situated in the province of Verona.  It has everything you can think of from rollercoasters, to a little farm, shows and playparks.  There is also the new Gardaland Sea Life Park where you ...

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Archeopark

The park is in Vallecamonica, and is an open-air museum taking you back to prehistoric times. There are hands-on workshops supervised by skilled instructors.  You can participate in prehistoric activities and learn clay working, lighting fires, bowshooting etc. There are covered picnic ...

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Parco della Preistoria

Parco della Preistoria (Prehistoric Park)  – where the children can find out about the dinosaurs that ruled the earth.  There are life-sized reproductions of prehistoric animals throughout the park as well as an exhibition on fossils and minerals and a maze to ...

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Castello di Breno

Breno Castle is actually made up of numerous buildings that were constructed over the the centuries and now integrate into the hill on which it sits atop. This ‘castle’ is steeped in history going back to the time of Federico ...

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Jungle Raider Park

Jungle Raider Park is a fantastic adventure park located in the forest of Civenna (approximately 15km from Bellagio) as well as one in the town of Margno in the Pian delle Betulle (Lecco province).  Civenna Park, Piano Rancio, Como– built in ...

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Minitalia

Minitalia Fantasy World Amusement Park has many things to see such as Italy in miniature; see all the famous sights of Italy in one go.  There you can also find Luna Park with carousels for both children and adults, a mini zoo with ...

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