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    Colle del Ghisallo

    Road Cycling Highlight

    Obligatory destination for all Lombard cyclists.

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    Rifugio di Menaggio

    Hiking Highlight

    Hut is closed from the end of October. Tour to Monte Grona is still worthwhile. This is not overflowing.

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    Varenna

    Hiking Highlight

    Varenna is rightly called "La Perla del Lago di Como". It is a small town with car-free pebbled streets, a picturesque fishing harbor and colorful houses that run up the …

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    Anette
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    Monte Grona

    Hiking Highlight

    A beautiful tour of Breglia on the Rifugio Menaggio on the Monte Grona. The view of Lake Como is overwhelming. A steep ascent which requires a lot of fitness, sure-footedness …

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    Andy
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    Castello di Vezio

    Hiking Highlight

    The bunker used during World War I in 1915-1918 served to defend against attacks from Mennagio on the opposite bank of the lake.

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    Rifugio Rosalba

    Hiking Highlight

    Excellent view from the refuge on the city of Lecco and on the grigne!

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    Villa del Balbianello is located on the tip of the Lavedo peninsula in Lenno on Lake Como. Originally there was a small Franciscan monastery, of which the two church towers …

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    Anette
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    Bellagio

    Hiking Highlight

    Bellagio is and is just so beautiful that you absolutely have to recommend this tour of the place. The central location, almost in the midst of Lake Como with views …

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    Sormano - beautiful switchbacks

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    Beautiful switchbacks - either way it's a beautiful ride. Climbing from Nesso to Sormano or descending down to the lake.

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    Villa Melzi, built in the style of neo-classicism between 1808 and 1810 in the middle of the beautiful park of the same name, was commissioned by the then vice-president of the Italian Republic founded by Napoleon.

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    Bellagio

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The town of Bellagio is also called the 'Pearl of the Lario' and is located on the narrow peninsula at the tip of the Lariano triangle (Tridente Lariano), which divides …

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    Bellagio is most easily reached by car (car ferry) or on foot from this pier, as you come from places along the east or west bank. Hourly ferries to and from Mennagio, Varenna and other places.

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    Bivacco Ferrario

    Hiking Highlight

    Bivouac on top of the Grignetta. It has an octagonal shape, with an aluminum exterior and wood and cork interior. About three and a half meters in diameter, it is …

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    Chiesa di Sant'Alessandro

    Road Cycling Highlight

    It goes a bit unnoticed perhaps by concentration on the climb to Ghisallo, I have never seen it open but it seems that it deserves a closer look!

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    Corenno Plinio

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    The characteristic medieval town of Corenno Plinio is located in the municipality of Dervio on a steep rock spur in Lake Como. The place developed over the centuries around the …

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    The oratory of S. Maria Maddalena has since its origins inextricably linked to the ancient medieval hospice for pilgrims.
    This is witnessed since 1169 when the oratory, mentioned in a …

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    Salita verso il Ghisallo

    Road Cycling Highlight

    Madonna del Ghisallo is a hill in Magreglio, close to Lake Como in Italy. It is named after an alleged Marian apparition. According to the legend, the Medieval count Ghisallo …

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    Salita della Madonna del Ghisallo

    Road Cycling Highlight (Segment)

    Beautiful climb with great views of the lake and mountains, leading up to the Madonna del Ghisallo chapel and museum

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    Parco di Villa Monastero

    Hiking Highlight

    Originally there was a monastery of Cistercian nuns, which was closed in 1567 at this point.
    The family of Mornico had it converted from 1645 to a stately villa. At …

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    What binds cycling to Ghisallo is a long, compelling and full of passion story, witness to exciting challenges from the Giro di Lombardia to the Giro d'Italia. The Pass is …

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