Guidebook

5 Stunning Trails to Explore Lake Como

These trails will not only let you discover the amazing landscape and history of the area but also get some fantastic views of the lake.

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Description

Lake Como is a popular holiday destination worldwide because of its amazing and attractive landscape. The area is filled with thousands of shades of blue and green, rocky and forested mountains making it popular with hikers and mountain bikers alike.

The whole coast of Lake Como is literally dotted with historical sights including many basilicas, temples and churches. It’s rich history and diverse landscape is definitely something not to be missed.

Como - Brunate - Monte Bolettone

Como - Brunate - Monte Bolettone

5 - 6 hrs
18.0 km
1,119 m
1,130 m
Panoramic walk for the whole family in the Larian Triangle. The Lariano Triangle is a portion of the territory enclosed between the two branches of Lake Como, has as its summit the tip of Bellagio and as its base a mountain range of mostly round and gentle shapes that overlook the Alta Brianza and its lakes.
Moderate
Private
Monte Bregagno: Bregagno skyrace

Monte Bregagno: Bregagno skyrace

7 - 8 hrs
17.8 km
2,082 m
1,952 m
From the lake to Bregagno: ascent from Musso to San Bernardo, descent to Cremia.
Difficult
Private
"Sasso Gordona: Balcon du Lac de Come, de Chiasso à Menaggio"

"Sasso Gordona: Balcon du Lac de Come, de Chiasso à Menaggio"

1 day +
59.9 km
3,587 m
3,620 m
Magnificent panoramic crossing over Lake Como, using for the most part the VML/Via dei Monti Lariani (which can be continued to the N end of the lake in 4 additional stages)
Severe
Private
Lake Como

Lake Como

162.4 km
2,562 m
2,558 m
A fantastic ride around one of Italy’s most glamorous lakes.
Moderate
Private