Lake Como is a beautiful lake located in the Lombardy region of Italy, in the foothills of the Alps. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Italy, known for its stunning natural beauty, elegant villas, and charming towns and villages. The lake is shaped like an inverted Y, with three branches extending from the central body of water. The branches are known as the Como, Lecco, and Colico arms. The lake is surrounded by picturesque mountains and is dotted with picturesque towns and villages, including Bellagio, Varenna, and Menaggio. The lake is also a popular destination for boating, swimming, and other water sports.
We visit Lake Como on our tour of the Gardens of the Italian Lakes Como & Maggiore – 2023.