Lake of Como, Valtellina and Chiavenna have an extensive network of footpaths able to satisfy the requests of experienced hikers as well as visitors who wish to take a walk in the nature.
Try the wonderful riding in Natural Oasis of Pian di Spagna and its surrounding areas to live unforgettable moments in contact with the wild nature of the Reserve.
THE PATHWAYS ALONG THE LAKESIDE
In the recent years the various towns along the lake shore have created a series of paths which can be used both by walkers and riders of bicycles. From these paths it is possible to admire the beauty of the natural landscape to be seen in all directions.
SAIL, KITE SURF AND WINDSURFING
Lake Como, and in particular the Alto Lario, is known throughout Europe as an excellent sailing area. The area of the triangle Lario is the windiest of the lake, from March to October the Breva blows. Breva is the typical wind of Lake Como, ideal for sail.
The intrepid mountain bikers can choose among wide range of fascinating routes. The routes are supported also by the beautiful landscape. It is possible to cover many bike paths that cross the low Valtellina, Chiavenna and the shores of the Lake of Como.
A unique flying experience awaits in the heart of Valtellina. Thanks to our special equipment, you can truly over a beautiful natural landscape a lasting moment to share with someone special with our dual flight.
Try the Tour of the Lake of Como with the characteristic form of the transportation, the boat, which allows you to capture the romantic side of the lake; the tour offers an unique perspective on ancient villas, giving an intense feeling of peace.
POOL AND SOLARIUM
You will spend time relaxing and having fun, thanks to the large solarium with elegant sunbeds and sunumbrellas and a beautiful swimming pool with a breathtaking view of the lake and mountains.
PIAN DI SPAGNA
Of great environmental and landscapes importance, this protected area of the Pian di Spagna and Lake Mezzola Nature Reserve is one of the four wetlands that still survive to the south of the alps. It also one of the most important sites in Italy and if not in Europe, for ducks to overwinter and additionally provides temporary shelter for thousands of migratory birds.
MONTECCHIO NORTH AND FORTE FUENTES
Montecchi are an astonishing attraction of Alto Lario. The impressive ruins of the seventeenth-century Fort Fuentes remember the Spanish colonization of Milan and the Lombardy, while Forte Montecchio North is still armed with its 4 cannons of the Great War; it is the best preserved fortress in Europe.
Piona Abbey rises on the peninsula of Olgiasca. The abbey is a rare jewel of Romanesque architecture in Lombardy. Consecrated in 1138, it lets you appreciate the quiet and peace enjoyed by the Cistercian monks who still live there.
Bellagio is situated at the tip of the peninsula separating the lake's two southern arms, with the Alps visible across the lake to the north. Along the banks of the Cape of Bellagio there are many ancient noble houses, each surrounded by parks and gardens. Some of these noble house, as Villa Melzi and Villa Serbelloni, are open to the public.
ADDRESS: Via per l’Abbazia di Piona, 119 Olgiasca
PH: 0341 931984
Elegant and sophisticated restaurant at 100 m from Villa Michelangelo with specialties of lake fish.
ADDRESS: a 500m dall’Abbazia di Piona, Olgiasca
The farmhouse is a rustic and quaint place where you can taste the typical, own production products, from Valtellina and Alto Lario.
ADDRESS: Via Provinciale 2 Vercana
PH: 0344 96221
A panoramic Pizza restaurant, where you can enjoy specialties , in particular the best pizza of the Alto Lario, rigorously cooked in the wood oven.
For fresh bread and milk there is a little grocery store, reachable by feet, at 200 m from Villa Michelangelo.
SHOPPING CENTER IPERAL FUENTES
The Shopping center is near Colico , it is open every day, included Saturdays and Sundays; inside there are many shops and a lot of activities suitable for adults and children.
RENT BOATS AND OTHER NAUTICAL SERVICES
In Colico,Varenna and Domaso.
Is guaranteed by a modern table tennis and football soccer.
POOL,SOLARIUM AND EQUIPMENTWI-FIGUARDED PARKING inside the property
Ville Michelangelo - Via Abbazia di Piona, 21 - 23823 - Colico (frazione Olgiasca) - C.F. MFFMHL90C15A745U