hikes-and-walks near Hotel Camping Europa

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Como is Lake Como's largest city where you will find shopping, works of art, churches, gardens, museums, theatres, parks and palaces. Places to go inlcude the Duomo, the Basilica of Sant'Abbondio, Villa Olmo, the Volta Temple and Museum, the Teatro...

A large rustic farmhouse has been restructured into comfortable new apartments, with all the modern conveniences and an artistic eye to detail. One appeal that differentiates Villadina Farm from many other vacation houses is its location: a tranquil...

The Azienda Agrituristica Giacomino is a place where you'll be able to enjoy your relaxing holidays, rounded by nature, and taste our delicious products and home-made cooking. Giacomino farm holiday is enchanting next to a hundreds year-old...

Welcome to Botton d'Oro! A family-run rarm , with the possibility of living. The thought existed for some times in my father’s mind and the idea came from a family that has always practiced this activity for passion, nonprofit; only in 2010, as a...

A charming 19th century farmhouse, renovated and developed respecting the local architecture, positioned in the heart of the Pian di Spagna Wildlife natural reserve, 97 km far from Milan; such a unique place, ideal for a relaxing holiday close to...

This touristic farmhouse is situated in the south of Gravedona where there are many fields under cultivation and tourist facilities. This location called “Poncia" is perfect for nature lovers, set in the green woodland and open spaces that belong to...

Discover the best way to spend your next holiday on Lake Como in familiar surroundings, where relax and fun are guaranteed. The farm Holiday offers one apartment with lake view - kitchen, bathroom and two bedrooms: ideal for a family (max 6). It can...

The farm is located in the ancient village of Brenzio, a small hamlet of Gravedona ed Uniti (Como), in a hill landscape at an altitude of 530 meters asl. The building sits near the wood, in a picture frame with the Larian Mountains and the wonderful...

Al Molin is located at the foot of Mount Legnone (highest peak of prealps) in a great location. Peaceful, quiet and sunny, it enjoys a splendid panoramic views of Lake Como, Val Chiavenna, Valtellina, Val Menaggio. Obtained from the restructuring of...

Agriturismo “Forte di Fuentes" is situated inside of a 34 hectares agricultural field, called “Compendio di Fuentes". It stands in Colico, at the limits of the Pian di Spagna reserve. This agriturismo was opened in order to value and promote the...

Placed in a geographic location of great natural interest, into the slopes of Mount Legnone (2610mt) and 1 km from the shores of Lake Como, you can found "LA VECCHIA FATTORIA (litterally THE OLD FARM)": a charming renovated farm of 16th Century,...

The farm is located Labbio to 1000 above sea level, in places Labbio Mount Bregagno in the town of Musso. The farmhouse is also accessible from Via dei Monti Larijani, scenic route that runs along the western shore lariana. Labbio is a balcony...

Enjoy your relaxing holiday, surrounded by nature, and taste our delicious products and home-made cooking. Giacomino farm is enchanting next to a hundred year-old pinewood forest, with a deligthful views over two lakes, Como and Mezzola. Is also an...

Our cuisine is typical of the area with traditional local dishes such as those based on chestnuts, polenta and game. Accommodation available where tourists can relax and enjoy our beautiful lake. The magnificent location of its lounges and dining...

Our farm was born from an ancient tradition handed down from grandparents and parents. We do breed the animals that are then used to cook our delicious dishes. In our fields you will see the fruits and vegetables Which will then be served at the...

Breakfast buffet with homemade pastries, friendly chats surrounded by countless mountains and excursions to enjoy. The farm is located in Upper Lake Como at 800 m above sea level, surrounded by greenery and nature, with a unique and unbelievable...

Agriturismo Sociale Forte Di Fuentes is located within an area of about 34 hectares known as "Compendio di Fuentes" in the town of Colico (LC) at the edge of the Natural Reserve of Pian di Spagna. It stems from the desire to enhance and promote...

La Fiorita is located in Colico, on the northern tip of Lake Como. The blessing of Colico is undoubtedly its strategic position from which you can quickly reach Valchiavenna, Valtellina, Como, Lecco, Milan, Bergamo and the many valleys giving you...

15 minutes to Lake Como going up from Menaggio, the Grotte di Rescia are a series of caves unified to a single complex at the beginning of the 20th century, wind along a tourist route of about 500 mt on the mountain slopes, on the eastern shore of...

“Path of Expression”, which was inaugurated in 2014, goes through the Regional Forest Valle Intel and it is an interesting trail to visit where visitors can encounter along this magical trail between art and nature, many wooden sculptures and carved...

Lago Darengo is a beautiful mountain lake situated at 1790 m. altitude. The ideal starting point is from Crotto Dangri (650 m) above Gravedona ed Uniti, 10 km away from Lake Como and 3 km after Livo village (be carefull on the last 3 km which are...

A hike that starts not far from Como with spectacular views of Lake Como and the Italian and Swiss Alps, Monte Colmegnone (m 1.383) is also known as Poncione di Laglio. The altitude gain of the hike is about 1000 meters. You can reach it from either...

The Gazzirola (also known as Garzirola) 2112 metres, is a mountain of the Lugano Prealps on the Swiss-Italian border. It is a moderately difficult hike in Val Cavargna near Lake Como. This hike rewards you with sweeping panorama over Lake Como (you...

Located on the northern slope of Monti Valletto (m. 2370) and Ponteranica (m. 2378). The construction of the dam, which occurred in the early years after World War II, expanded the lake’s capacity. Part of a popular hike to enjoy the beautiful views...

This waterfall originates from a cave at the bottom of the Palio Costa, near Morterone in Val Taleggio. There is also a popular pool deep enough for those who wish to brave a jump. The Enna can be visited along a spectacular gorge about 3 km long,...

The ice cave of Moncodeno is the most famous cave with glacial deposits in the Lombardia Region (even described by Leonardo Da Vinci). It is the symbol of the whole plateau of Moncodeno with its 1,190 m depth, it is one of the deepest caves in Italy...

Located a few kilometers from Bellagio in the Larian Triangle. Highest of all mountains on the promontory, it offers unparalleled views of the lake and breathtaking panoramas. Along the way you will encounter large boulders (Pitera Lentina) left...

Spectacular views of Lake Como reward your hike to Pilone and Sasso San Martino, the mountain that is directly above the town of Griante. This is an easy to moderate hike. It takes about 1.5 to 2.5 hours to walk to Pilone, and another 45 minutes to...

This cave is located above Tremezzo lasting a little less than half a day and is one of the easiest ones to undertake. The entrance of the cave is reached after 50 minutes of walking while the entire cave (400 meters) takes about 2 hours to...

Jurassic cave located just north of Erba. The entrance is enormous frequently compared to Milan’s Cathedral at about 45 meters in height, 38 wide and over 400 in length. Use of the cave dates back to Paleolithic times as evidenced by flints and...

The Kilometer of Knowledge (Chilometro della Conoscenza) is a path on the western shore of Lake Como - a kilometer long - that starts from Villa Olmo, crosses a bridge through the municipality of Serre, Villa del Grumello, and ends at Villa Sucota....

Located above the village of Cernobbio, it is the starting point of the famous route known as “Via dei Monti Lariani", a hiking and cycling trail of 125 km on the mountains of the western shore of Lake Como. Many of the villages connected by the...

The white church of San Calimero with its characteristic sloping roof red, is very well known in Northern Grigna. It stands clearly visible looking at the mountains above Pasturo and offers a spectacular view, overlooking the Valsassina, Zuccone...

The valley opens up to display a wide, green landscape that is pristine and wild. You can reach the Sanctuary of Madonna della Neve, symbol of the valley, and a rifugio of the same name where the view opens to the mountain Pizzo dei Tre Signori. It...

The walk of lovers is a short pedestrian path cantilevered over water in Varenna. It affords romantic views of Lake Como, the mountains, and the small village with its colourful houses perched at the foot of the cliff which is crowned at the top by...

One of the most interesting areas in Lombardy from a geological, geomorphological, and paleonthological point of view. Highlights include: Limestone pavement (karstic phenomenon); stratified rocks and caves; "Acqua del Fò", a monumental a...

The Prim’Alpe Visitor’s Centre is the starting point for this interesting trail near Canzo. The hike is easy, even for young aged children. During your trek you will meet elves, gnomes, the drunken donkey and other many interesting figures, together...

An extraordinary natural sight the Troggia waterfall in Introbio Valsassina mentioned by Leonardo da Vinci in his Codex Atlanticus. The Troggia creek comes from Lake Sasso at the foot of Pizzo of Tre Signori and goes on along the Biandino valley...

Sighignola is a mountain of the Como Prealps, located on the border between the Italian region of Lombardy and the Swiss canton of Ticino. A panoramic terrace just below the summit, and directly on the Italian side of the border, provides a...

Crocione in Italian means large cross, and that is what adorns the top of Monte Crocione, a 1641 metre peak directly above the town of Griante. From here you will experience breathtaking views of Lake Como, and the Swiss and Italian Alps....

A prominent natural arch located in Formazione di Esino is a unique opening on the side of a mountain. It is a relic of a previous large karst system in the area that is evidenced by several cavities. The present morphology is due to collapse or...

Monti di Nava (850m), also referred to simply as Nava, is an area of alpine pastures in the mountains above Griante and at the foot of Monte Crocione. It was traditionally used for grazing animals such as cows and goats during the summer months, and...

Inside Como’s walled city are many pedestrian friendly squares. Explore Piazza Fedele’s cafes or restaurants in an ambiance that is a bit more quiet than the Piazza Duomo....

Monte Palanzone is a mountain 1436 meters high--only second to Monte San Primo in the area. It can be reached in several ways but the most populare is from Como via the funicular to Brunate, location of the lighthouse and centuries old church,...

Montepiatto is a small settlement of houses scattered in the mountains above Torno. After a windy path a several steep staircases, you'll be awarded with beautiful views of the Como lake basin....

Hike that follows the course of a river, including potholes, waterfalls and waterholes of rare beauty. Forcing the hiker to numerous fords that, like it or not, they will often cool off your feet, especially during periods when the water flow is...

The San Tomaso Park occupies the lower foothills of the ridge of Corno Birone (1,116 m), Mount Rai (1,250 m), Mount Prà Santo (1,245 m) and the Colma di Val Ravella (939 m). The park offers a beautiful landscape from just a short distance from the...

Il Rogolone is one of the biggest oak trees in Europe. It stands in a clearing in the woods near Velzo. The tree is almost 300 years old is 25 m high and its trunk has a circumference of 790 cm. Il Rogolone can be reached over an easy path either...

The waterfall Cenghen (or Waterfall Valley Monastery) is located at an altitude of about 600 meters above sea level. This waterfall is crossed by the waters of the stream Zerbo and, with a height of about 50 meters. The waterfall is easily reached...

The Bear's Cave or Bear's Hole, is found on the northern extreme of Laglio, in the Torriggia area, at about 400 meters above Lake Como. You arrive by climbing from Torriggia via a mountain path. The grotto is famous for the petrified bones found...

Although it is not the highest mountain in the Lake Como area, the Grigna (pronounced "greenya") is by far the most prominent. For those of you that will be visiting the western shore of Lake Como, especially in the mid lake region, this is the...

One of the most walked and photographed passageways in the heart of Bellagio that is home to fashionable boutiques, restaurants and a variety of shops. This is just one of the many narrow streets that can be explored affording riveting views of the...

The whole territory of the Larian Triangle and, in particular, its westernmost end, is characterized by the abundant presence of so-called "erratics" or "boulders" left behind by glaciers. Those found in Torno and Blevio have been declared national...

The Greenway" is a leisurely and pleasant walk between Colonno and Cadenabbia following traces of the Antica Strada Regina, the antique connection road was built by the Romans. This 10 km long itinerary leads through ancient villages with wonderful...

The “Sentiero del Viandante" is an interesting route dating back to the Roman period, which runs along the eastern coast of Lake Como, from Abbadia Lariana to Piantedo, for 45 km. Fitted out in 1989, this walking path offers those who walk along it...

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