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Lovely cobbled walk that keeps you off the road

One of the main issues about the villages up the west coast of Lake Como is the bust road which... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patrick D
Cambridge, United Kingdom
A great and enjoyable amenity, but there are some things to consider

Some of our most enjoyable holiday time on Lake Como has been walking the Greenway del Lago, but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, UK
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The Lake Como Greenway is a leisurely and pleasant hike through ancient villages, stunning villas and gardens, romantic and baroque churches, by the breathtaking landscape of Lake Como.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the main issues about the villages up the west coast of Lake Como is the bust road which runs through. The Greenway is a lovely way of keeping off that on foot. My daughter and I ran from Sala Comacina to the start...More

1  Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some of our most enjoyable holiday time on Lake Como has been walking the Greenway del Lago, but there are a few points, which deserve a mention. The views are fabulous, but the walk only stretches for about 11km from Colonno to Griante (or vice...More

1  Thank SteveRH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this walk,very peaceful away from the main roads.We started near restaurant Rana as we were staying at Last Perla.We had lunch in Lenno,what a beautiful little hideaway,really enjoyed ourselves and caught the local bus back to Tremezzo(€2.46 each).Great day out but both that well...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018

The Greenway hiking trail ran right by our hotel so we had to try it out. The first day we went north from Lenno to Villa Carlotta. It was a little steep in spots but so worth it! The views were stunning, the little towns...More

1  Thank LizP1055
Reviewed 14 May 2018

10 k walk in total. Make sure you get a map as the route can be difficult to follow. In places it felt like a quiz as it took more than 1 of us to work out where to go. Some steep climbs and walking...More

2  Thank D L
Reviewed 28 October 2017

I took the ferry to Menaggio, where I bought a bus ticket in the shop near the church on Sunday morning. You can also buy the ticket on board. I took the bus to Colonno and walked the path the whole way to Cadenabbia, then...More

6  Thank rofly
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The Greenway of Lake Como is a self-guided tour to see life along the lake. Pick as much or as little as suits you, and just wander. Small stores, cafes, restaurants and more make your journal more pleasant. Wear very sensible shoes, as most of...More

1  Thank JohnInItaly
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

The walk takes you up and down and around all while giving you always something to look at. The path is easy and once you get to the end you can catch a ferry back so you don't have to walk the same route back.

1  Thank dmcc1973
Reviewed 24 September 2017

After our tour of Villa Balbianello, we walked along the lakeside and passed Hotel S.Giorgo. After that we headed away from the lake and started to climb up the cobbled lane leading to the village of Mezzegra. There are arrows indicating the direction for this...More

Thank Kim025Singapore
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We walked the Greenway from south to north and came back by bus. The signs along the walk are excellent in most of the cases. The walk is easy besides of 2-3 up the hill walking, but you do not need to be in very...More

Thank Haim B
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16 January 2017|
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Response from GoClemson | Reviewed this property |
We started at Sals Comacina, and ended at Tremezzo. We were pleased walking in and out of hamlets along the lake, stopping at Lenno for a delicious lunch at Hotel Plino, and dined outdoors next to the lake. We did not... More
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Response from BarnstapleArtist | Reviewed this property |
If you take the ferry to villa Carlotta, and walk into Tremezzo, there is a tourist information office. They should be able to help you.