Tremezzo at a Glance
Located on the western shore of the renowned Lake Como, Southern Italy, the romantic town of Tremezzo is a popular tourist destination. This resort not only provides a beautiful view of the lake and the Alps, but has a selection of opulent historic villas to admire. This magical town is as pretty as a picture, and will give visitors a chance to relax, explore Italy’s past, and take advantage of the lake’s many entertaining activities
Why a Holiday to Tremezzo?
Visitors can choose to do as much or as little as they want. It provides the perfect opportunity to make full use of Lake Como’s many water-orientated activities.
Enjoy some action with some windsurfing, water-skiing or sailing. Sailing lessons are available, and you can pick up a few tips from a certified Royal Yachting Association skipper. If you’re looking to make full use of your camera, why not rent out a motorboat for an afternoon or sign up for a sight-seeing tour of the region by water.
Tremezzo also provides a great base from which to explore other interesting towns, including nearby Menaggio, Cadenabbia, and Bellagio. If you don’t want to get your feet wet, you can explore the surrounding area by foot, horseback, or bike. There are many scenic trails and paths for nature-lovers to stroll through.
Stop by one of the many authentic cafés and restaurants for lunch and a well-deserved glass of your favorite Italian wine. Continue on into the town of Tremezzo itself. Here, you should make a trip to Villa Carlotta, a stunning neoclassical building sitting atop a tiered grassy platform. Everything from its dramatic staircase to the delicate sculptures and spacious and well-manicured gardens will impress.
Spring is a good time to visit, as you will be able to see everything in full bloom! There are over 500 species of plants and flowers to be spotted. More historical treats are to be found scattered around the town, including the Church of St. Maria, which was brought to Italy in 1917 from Switzerland, and contains a statue of the Madonna Nera. For great panoramic views of Lake Como and the surrounding region, travelers can also take a tour up to Monte Crocione. If you’re having problems getting right to the top, you even have the option to hitch a ride on a mule!
Eating Out and Nightlife in Tremmezo
After all the activities and sightseeing, famished visitors can treat themselves to some delicious Italian cuisine. Sample some of the finest pastas and pizzas the region has to offer.
Popular eateries include ‘Bar Gelateria Helvetia,’ which serves great local food and has a great view of Lake Como, and the friendly ‘Red and White Wine Bar,’ which also offers a great menu.
Afterwards, stay on for a glass of wine or two, or change the scenery by moving to another one of the many bars and pubs in Tremezzo. Try out ‘Cantina Follie Tremezzo’ for affordable drink and a great atmosphere!
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