Como in detail


Discount Cards

Most of Como's main sights including the Museo della Seta can be visited using the Lombardy museum card (€45; valid for one year), which can be purchased online at

Internet Access

Como provides free wi-fi at various public spots, including Piazza Martinelli and the lakefront (near Piazza Cavour).


Main Post Office Offers currency exchange.

Old Town Post Office

Tourist Information

Como's main tourist office is centrally located just off Piazza Cavour and is well supplied with hiking maps and multilingual information on events in Como and around the lake. There is a further information point inside San Giovanni train station.


Free public toilets can be found adjacent to the Como Nord Lago train station, just off Piazza Matteotti, and are accessible between 10am and 7.30pm.