Bellagio Tourism

Situated on the Lake Como, Bellagio is a commune in the Province of Como in Lombardy, Italy. The population of this small city is around 3000.

About 26 sq.km in area, this ‘pearl of lake como’ was well known from the Roman era, with human presence dating back to the Palaeolithic age. After Lombard occupied North of Italy, Bellagio was fortified and was settled by King Liutprand in 774. It was already a free commune by 1100. During the 13th century it was involved in a number of wars and was mingled into Duchy of Milan. Trade and transport flourished in this area in the 16th century.

When Carlo Sfondrati died in 1788, Bellagio fell into the hands of the Serbelloni family. It also attained military importance during the Napoleonic age. In 1838, it received numerous honours from Emperor Ferdinand I and later, tourism was gradually developed.  It has now become the most important source of revenue for the city. Bellagio, and its enchanting beauty inspired the Hotel Bellagio in Las Vegas. The city embodies the best of tourism in Italy and packs quite a punch to visitors.

Essential travel information and Bellagio tips for your visit

  • Wear good shoes that support a lot of walking. Avoid leather.
  • Know the pollution level of Bellagio before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 43.75 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Bellagio for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Bellagio.

    • Burglary and Theft 33.33 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30.56 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.11 (Low)
    • Attacks 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 33.33 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 94.44 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 72.22 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 30.56 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Bellagio is 165.94 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 74.35 (High)
    • Climate Index 84.6 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 36.21 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.21 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 60.65 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.86 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 77.31 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Bellagio

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.28 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 87.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 88.53 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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