East side of Lake Lecco in vintage car
Time requested: 1 or 2 days
During this tour we will drive aboard the vintage car all over the side of Lake Lecco, admiring landscapes of extraordinary beauty.
Starting from the western side of the lake, exactly Tremezzo, we will use the ferry to get to Bellagio, an ancient village stretched on the enchanting promontory at the foot of the former castle, now Villa Serbelloni.
Only a few locations are more romantic than Lake Como, and Bellagio, known as "the Pearl of the Lake", offers hotels and classy restaurants, elegant and characteristic; ideal places from where we can admire beautiful landscapes.
Passing Bellagio, we change direction driving on southeast direction. The countries that are crossing on this side are smaller than those seen so far, but still beautiful.
In a short time, you get to Malgrate, the Venice of the lake, named like this because owns a rich artistic heritage, you can see them visiting the old town.
Passing thru Lecco, along the coast from the south to the north we will arrive to Varenna. Walking along the picturesque walk of love, suspended between the rocks and the lake, you reach the center of the small town, with medieval charm, all around his square, where stands the beautiful basilica of St. George. We can also take a look at Vezio Castle, Villa Cipressi and Villa Monastero that welcomes everybody that want to visit the lake.
We walk on the typical stairways, make some shopping on the elegant shops and visit also the Roman Basilica of St. James, then along the lake, we reach the extraordinary romantic park of Villa Melzi.
In Varenna we take the ferry to cross the lake arriving to Menaggio to finish the tour to Tremezzo.