Wonderfull excursions starting from Residence Geranio in Domaso on Lake Como

The area offers numerous mountain paths, for either walkers or mountain bikers, with the possibility to book overnight accommodation in alpine refuges.

Oasi Pian di Spagna horse-riding on the beach of lake Como mountain bike
Daily visits to lake Como’s characteristic villages (most of them reachable by boat or hydrofoil):

Bellagio (picturesque historical village – Villa Melzi and gardens) –

Cadenabbia (Villa Carlotta’s fantastic botanical gardens, visit recommended in April when the azaleas and rhododendrons are in flower) –

Menaggio – (elegant lakeside village with beautiful promenades,  18 holes golf ) –

Lenno (Villa Balbianello) –

Gravedona ( Gallio Palace, Churces: St Maria del Tiglio and St Maria delle Grazie, the beautiful lakeside promenade, ancient nativity scene, Camellia’s Exposition in april) –

Varenna (small romantic village with enchanting lakeside promenade: Villa Monestero) –

Piona (The Cistercian Abbey), Pian di Spagna (nature reserve, bird watching, beautiful to explore, on foot or by bike)

La Valtellina ( valley famous for it’s vineyards, visit the numerous wine cellars)

Chiavenna (discover the traffic free historical centre, Palazzo di Vertemate, savour the local culinary specialities in the “Crotti”)

Towns of artistic and cultural interest:

Milano (The Cathedral, “La Scala” theatre, Brera Picture Gallery, the city centre, the Navigli (canals) and Brera districts; “The Last Supper” (Leonardo da Vinci),

Como (the walled city, the Cathedral, the Silk Museum, the market)

Bergamo ( the historical upper city).
In Switzerland:

Lugano( the elegant centre, Villa Favorita, Fun park Miniature Switzerland),

Exclusive St. Moritz,

The spectacular Bernina Glacier (by car or on the characteristic red mountain rack-railway.)