LAKE COMODISCOVERY
Ride your bike through unforgettable landscapes over Lake Como. A unique cycling holiday focused on sightseeing.
4 days - 3 nights | Cycling Level: Intermediate
3 rides - 150 km - 1700 m climb

HIGHLIGHTS:
Enjoy breathtaking and unforgettable views over Lake Como by bike.
Discover old hamlets and ride through vineyards in nearby Switzerland.
Visit unique villages like Bellagio and Cernobbio, discover Lake Como gems and take a free guided tour of Como city.

Hotel accommodation in Como city.
Extra services available: bike rental, nutrition pack, private transfers, food experiences, garden villas visits, boat tours.

Price for 4* accommodation: from 979 EUR
Price for 3* accommodation: from 799 EUR
✈︎ airport: Milan Malpensa MXP | Linate LIN
train: Como S. Giovanni | Como Nord
rides start: 9:30 am | 10:00 am


DAILY PROGRAM

DAY 1 | Welcome to Lake Como

Arrive at your hotel in Como city. Meet your guide for a walking tour of Como and a storytelling of the lake. Visit Como monuments such as the main cathedral, the old San Fedele church and the temple dedicated to Alessandro Volta, the inventor of battery.


DAY 2 | Bellagio & West Coast

Rendezvous: 10:00 am
Meet your travel mates and your guide for a quick briefing of the day. Start your cycling holiday with a warm-up along Lake Como: a scenographic easy itinerary with few rolling hills and a constant view of the lake. At about a half of the ride you will cross the lake by boat and visit Bellagio village before resuming the ride until Como city.

Distance: 60 km – Elevation Gain: 600 m
Riding Time: 4 hours - Arrival: 2:30 pm


DAY 3 | Pigra & Val d'Intelvi

Rendezvous: 10:00 am
Time for some medium climbs to visit the beauties of the quiet and green Val d'Intelvi. We will initially ride Lake Como coast for about 15 km and we will take a funicular to Pigra and start enjoying the almost flat and quiet road through woods to reach the main Val d’Intelvi village named San Fedele. We will continue getting deeper into the valley before coasting back to the lake shore and return back to Como city.
Variations: there are plenty of options we can add to this tour along the way, if you wish to climb some more you can enjoy more unique landscapes.

Distance: 50 km – Elevation Gain: 600 m
Riding Time: 4 hours - Arrival: 2:30 pm


DAY 4 | Swiss Vineyards & Old Hamlets

Rendezvous: 10:00 am
After riding by the lake we will cross Switzerland border heading to the countryside area of Merlot vineyards. The tour continues through Mendrisio town historic centre, old hamlets and more vineyards sightseeing before reentering in Italy to enjoy more landscapes over Lake Como from Cernobbio hills.

Distance: 40 km – Elevation Gain: 500 m
Riding Time: 3 hours - Arrival: 1:30 pm


Included:
- 3 nights accommodation in 3 or 4 stars hotel upon your choice.
- local tax.
- certified guides along all rides and daily bike check-up.
- Como city visit on day 1.
- boat ride on day 2.
- funicular on day 3.
Not Included:

- Airfare and/or train ticket
- Travel Insurance
Optional Services:
- road bike rental (top range carbon fibre 3 days): 120 EUR
- nutrition pack (sport food and drinks for all rides): 45 EUR

Info & Bookings

Lake Como Bike Discovery is an event made in cooperation with:

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