Sourced from Wikivoyage. Text is available under the CC-by-SA 3.0 license.Bellagio is a city in Lombardy, Italy, situated at the picturesque junction of the three legs of Lake Como. Many celebrities are known to pass through this small Italian town. This fame has become somewhat of a point of pride and some stores display pictures of famous people who have passed through. The name of the town and some of its looks are used by the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas.
phone: +39 031 950204address: Pontile 2, Piazza Giuseppe Mazzini, 48Propose to lock luggages.
phone: +39 031 951 555address: Piazza della Chiesa, 14
By busFrom Como take bus route C30 "Como-Nesso-Bellagio". It takes 1 hr 10 min and costs €3.70. You can buy tickets in bars, including the one in train station. ()
Ferriesconnect the village with nearby villages sitting on the shores of the lake, as well as with the towns of Como and Lecco at the SW and SE ends of the lake.
Varenna is the nearest train station, then take a ferry from there, Como and Lecco are other alternatives.
address: Via Melzi d'ErilTickets include entrance to the neo-classical Chapel, and the museum, as well as the garden.
address: Piazza della Chiesa, 14Don't confuse it with the nearby Grandhotel Villa Serbelloni, which has the same name. A tour lasts 1h30 and involves uphill walking. The tourist guide studied in Oxford and has excellent English. She tells you interesting stories about the villa (no visits inside), such as that Napoleon was here and that it was owned by a member of the Rockefeller family.
Take a cruise around the lake.
Riverside Snack Barphone: +39 328 919 2438address: Via alla SpiaggiaThis family run bar and restaurant is only open for five months of the year during the summer season and is popular with both tourists and locals for its fantastic rustic food and friendly atmosphere. The younger staff members all speak excellent English. It is situated right on the lake so is a nice place to stop and rest and grab a bite during the hottest hours of the day.
phone: +39 031 950392address: Viale Domenico Vitali, 2A 3-star hotel, with views on the Lecco branch of Como Lake.
phone: +39 031 950216address: Via Roma, 1The most famous hotel in Bellagio since the Grand Tour, and the only 5-star hotel in Bellagio.
- Menaggio – a town across the lake, on the western shore
- Tremezzina – a town directly to the west across the lake, home to Villa del Balbianello and Villa Carlotta
- Varenna – a village on the eastern lakeshore to the north, home to Villa Monastero