Picturesque surroundings, beautiful villages and majestic mountains serving as a backdrop – holidays to Como are not only breathtakingly beautiful, but offer plenty to keep you captivated. Como is home to Italy's largest and most iconic lake, offering plenty of opportunity for outdoor activities as well as an alluring place to relax and recharge your batteries. Whether you’re looking to savour the mouth-watering cuisine of this vibrant region or spend your days traversing its rich landscapes, Como holidays will cater for a variety of tastes.
It’s no surprise that Como has become a well-known destination for romance – with the majestic sight of Lake Como glittering in the background of your holiday; you’ll find plenty to fall in love with. Como serves as a historic centre for the region, with a colourful history awaiting your discovery – stroll through its cobbled streets or choose to linger over a coffee in a cosy street-side café. For a change of scenery on your holidays in Como, take the funicular railways to the village of Brunate – the ideal spot to embark on one of the many hiking trails surrounding the area and take in spectacular views of the lake and Alps. Holidays to Como also present an opportunity to catch a glimpse of the region’s picturesque religious buildings. From the majestic Basilica of Sant’Abbondio to the Cathedral of Como erected in 1396, there is an array of churches to see – so make sure you take your camera!