Top things to do in Triangolo Lariano

Top Choice Italian in Bellagio

Ristorante Silvio

Operating since 1919, this place must be getting something right to achieve the seemingly unanimous acclaim. Simple food at reasonable prices combines with lovely views over the lake. You might start with a riso e f…
Top Choice Trattoria in Careno

Trattoria al Porto

In the sleepy village of Careno, this charming spot serves up excellent lake fish. When the wind is high, take refuge in the atmospheric stone-walled dining room and feast on.
Top Choice Seafood in Bellagio

Ittiturismo da Abate

Most dishes at Slow Food–focused Da Abate feature fish that's been caught that day in the lake (the restaurant will only open if they've caught enough), so you can sample lavarello (white fish) in balsamic vinegar, …
Top Choice Wine Bar in Bellagio

Enoteca Cava Turacciolo

A contender for Bellagio's most charming address, this cosy wine bar occupies a candlelit, stonewalled space tucked down a lane near the waterfront. The encyclopedic wine list covers every region in Italy, and there…
Gardens in Bellagio

Villa Melzi d'Eril

The grounds of neoclassical Villa Melzi d’Eril are a highlight among Lake Como's (many) delightful places. The villa was built in 1808 for one of Napoleon’s associates and is coloured by flowering azaleas and rhodod…
Monastery in Triangolo Lariano

Abbazia di San Pietro al Monte

Birdsong and the rush of a mountain stream accompany you as you make the pilgrimage to the Romanesque Abbazia di San Pietro al Monte (St Peter on the Mount). Medieval monks seemed to have had both a thing about puni…
Gardens in Bellagio

Villa Serbelloni

The lavish gardens of Villa Serbelloni cover much of the promontory on which Bellagio sits. The villa has been a magnet for Europe's great and good, including Austria's emperor Maximilian I, Ludovico il Moro and Que…
Food in Bellagio

Alimentaria Gastronomia

The smells wafting out from this deli will surely tempt you to step inside. Among the piled-high Larian goodies are dried porcini mushrooms, DOP Laghi Lombardi-Lario olive oil, missoltini (dried fish) and some rathe…
Italian in Torno

Hotel Ristorante Vapore

At the north end of Torno's lakeside square, this family-run hotel-restaurant has an elegant dining room and an even lovelier lakeside terrace. Both make fine settings for lake fish and beautifully executed pastas a…
Museum in Triangolo Lariano

Museo del Ciclismo

Cycling fans might want to make this top of their Lago di Como list. Set in a village that's frequently featured in the Giro d'Italia race, this museum is devoted to all aspects of the sport. It features many bicycl…