Unmissable tourist sites
Como Travel guide
Como : Michelin's recommendations
Overlooking the lake with which it shares a name, Como was a prosperous town under the Romans. It enjoyed a golden age in the 11C, and was ruled by the Milanese from 1355 onwards. The town was made famous by the masons, builders and sculptors known as maestri comacini who spread the Lombard style of architecture throughout Italy and Europe as early as the 7C.
Tourist attractions Como : Things to see and do
I - 22100 Como
Set entirely within Lombardy, Lake Como, of all the Italian lakes, has the most variety. Pretty villages, tiny ports, villas set in shady, exotic gardens succeed one another along the banks of this lake in the alpine foothills. The most picturesque s..
V. Vittorio Emanuele 94 I - 22100 Como
This Romanesque-Lombard church is decorated with a curious portal in the apse embellished by beautiful low-reliefs. On the inside, which has three naves, do not miss the superb polygonal Romanesque chancel , which is flanked by absidioles and emphas..
P.za del Duomo I - 22100 Como
Adjacent to the façade of the Cathedral, this old communal palace built in the 13C is made up of an arcaded ground floor and an upper floor decorated with windows with three openings.
Lungo Lario Trieste 14 I - 22100 Como
Prix Prices from : 105 €
Dating back to the 19th century, Albergo Terminus has both a great view across Lake Como and a central location in the historic centre, next to Como Nord Lago Station. Rooms are located in the main building or the hotel's new wing, built in 2007. Ea..
Piazza Cavour 19 I - 22100 Como
Featuring a harbour-side location with views of Lake Como and the Alps, Metropole is in the heart of Como. A continental buffet breakfast is served out on the lakeside terrace. Rooms at Hotel Metropole Suisse are air conditioned and have a classic d..
Piazza Cavour 1 I - 22100 Como
Prix Prices from : 126 €
Facing Lake Como, Hotel Barchetta Excelsior is in the main square of the city, a 2-minute walk from Como Lago Nord Train Station. Shops, bars and restaurants are available nearby. The Barchetta Excelsior is a member of the Villa d'Este Hotels. All r..
lungo Lario Trieste 14 I - 22100 Como
piazza Vittoria 12/13 I - 22100 Como
viale Lecco 25 I - 22100 Como
Expert management for a classic establishment, with outside summer area in the courtyard; the no frills cuisine, with strong Lombard origins, ensures its main strength is in the size of the portions.
via Coloniola 44 I - 22100 Como
A simple, well-organised restaurant serving fish and seafood - perfect for anyone looking for an unfussy dining experience. The dishes vary depending on the catch of the day, although the fresh quality of the produce never changes.
via Diaz 40 I - 22100 Como
Faithful to their own origins, the three sisters who own the establishment prepare, by prior order, Sard dishes that, with the fish dishes, are the specialities of their beautiful, elegant establishment.
via Boldoni 20 I - 22100 Como