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Things to do in Menaggio. What you can’t miss!

May 19, 2021 | Best towns on Lake Como

Things to do in Menaggio. What you can’t miss!

If you are looking for the complete harmony between local history and lake landscape, then Menaggio suits you! Thanks to its ancient origins, it offers a lot of cultural itineraries which can be combined with a walk along the lakeside. Let’s talk about the best things to do in Menaggio!

Think about the kind of vacation you wish… Cultural? Culinary? Relaxing? Romantic? Well, Menaggio, in any case, won’t disappoint you! This pearl of Lake Como gives you the chance to enjoy different adventures! Saint Marta church and Saint Stefano church are awaiting you with their precious architecture and with their frescos, while Villa Mylus Vigoni is perfect if you’d like to see a typical English-style garden.

The main square will show you the real characteristics of this ancient village, with porphyry cobbles and local shops in small quarters. What are you waiting for? Read the article to find out the things to do in Menaggio, the ones you can’t miss!

Things to do in Menaggio. What you can’t miss!

If the day is dedicated to the culture, the evening must be a synonym of relaxation! Romantic sunsets, Italian specialties in elegant restaurants, good wine and, why not, a lovely walk on the lakeside, one of the most beautiful on Lake Como! Don’t forget that in Menaggio there’s one of the best gelato parlors of the lake!

There is another option, ideal for anyone who wants to fully enjoy the lake… The Lido! It’s a fantastic beach club which gives you all the comforts you deserve: restaurant, bar, pool, kids’ area, beach chairs and umbrellas. What else? Well, it also organizes parties, events and weddings!

So, if you’re going to spend your vacation on our enchanting lake, then Menaggio is a must-see destination. I always go there when I need a break: walking along the lake listening to music is a priceless experience!

The perfect panoramic view

Taxi boat Varenna will let you enjoy this picturesque location directly from the lake in order to offer you a perfect panoramic view! The captain will tell you everything about this amazing town: your only task is to relax in the middle of the lake on an elegant venetian-style water taxi! Yes, it’s the best solution to have a rest and to think about yourself!

Make sure to read the next articles to find out the best things to do on Lake Como… We’ll help you to organize an unforgettable stay! Take a look at the article Best towns on Lake Como. Not to be missed! You’ll be spoilt for choice! 

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