Outdoor Activities in Como

Outdoor activities in Como are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Como comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Como and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Como has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Como.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Como:

  1. #1 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 2268 itineraries
    Funicular Railway

    Tags: View Point, Train Ride

    Address: Piazza Alcide de Gasperi, Como

    Timings: 06:00 am - 10:30 pm Details

    The Funicular Railway has linked Lake Como and Brunate since 1894 and is still the quickest way of travelling between these two towns. A trip on the Como-Brunate Funicular Railway offers stunning...Read more

  2. #2 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 2015 itineraries
    Cathedral Of Como

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: Piazza Duomo, 6, 22100 Como, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The cathedral is the result of more than four centuries of working; the construction began in 1396 on the ancient Romanesque basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore. Looking carefully at the structure it is ...Read more

  3. #3 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 1117 itineraries
    Villa Del Balbianello

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Garden, Tower

    Address: Via Comoedia, 5, 22016 Lenno Como, Italy

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Villa del Balbianello is a villa in the comune of Lenno (province of Como), Italy, overlooking Lake Como. It is located on the tip of a small wooded peninsula on the western shore of the south-wes...Read more

  4. #4 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 1089 itineraries
    Volta Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Viale Guglielmo Marconi, 1, Como, Italy

    Timings: 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The Tempio Voltiano (Italian; Volta Temple in English) is a museum in the city of Como, Italy that is dedicated to Alessandro Volta, a prolific scientist and the inventor of t...Read more

  5. #5 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 1464 itineraries
    Basilica Of San Fedele

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele II, 94, 22100 Como, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Basilica of San Fedele in Como is located in the city center and is dedicated to Saint Fidelis martyr. It derives from an earlier Christian church, dating from the seventh century, dedicated to Eu...Read more

  6. #6 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 1162 itineraries
    Basilica Of Sant'abbondio

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Via Regina Teodolinda, 35, Como, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Basilica of Sant'Abbondio is a church in Como, Lombardy, Northern Italy. Erected c. 1 km outside the city's walls, it was intended to house several relics of the two ...Read more

  7. #7 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 939 itineraries
    Villa Olmo

    Tags: Garden, Estate, Lake, Architecture

    Address: Via Bellinzona, 2, Como, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Villa Olmo is the most celebrated and sumptuous of the historic homes of Como and one that made Como one of the driving forces of the Enlightenment in Italy. It is a stylish structure with high aesthe...Read more

  8. #8 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 726 itineraries
    Teatro Sociale

    Tags: Art And Culture, Entertainment, Performance, Theatre

    Address: Via Vincenzo Bellini, 3, 22100 Como, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Teatro Sociale is a theatre in Como, designed by architect Giuseppe Cusi by replacing the existing 1764/65 building which was regarded as outdated. The site of the ruined medieval ...Read more

  9. #9 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 325 itineraries
    Volta Lighthouse

    Tags: Light House, View Point, Lake

    Address: Via Giacomo Scalini, 74, 22034 Brunate Como

    Timings: 11:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    The Volta Lighthouse Tower is an octagonal tower 29 meters high built in 1927 on the summit of Monte Tre Croci (location Brunate San Maurizio) on the occasion of the centenary of the death of Alessand...Read more

  10. #10 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 349 itineraries
    Varenna

    Tags: Village

    Address: Lake Como, Lombardy, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    An attractive village on the eastern shore of Lake Como, Varenna’s picturesque lands, old fisherman houses and laid-back beauty enchant the visitors. The waterfront and stone beach make it a per...Read more

  11. #11 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 215 itineraries
    Torno

    Tags: Village, Walking Area

    Address: Como, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located on the right Bank of Lake Como, Torno is charming medieval village. With architectural beauties adorning its streets and frescos dating back to the 16th century, the village is known for its h...Read more

  12. #12 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 335 itineraries
    Piazza Cavour

    Tags: Walking Area, Square

    Address: Como, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A picturesque square featuring the monument “weaver” which commemorates the 25th anniversary of Rome as the capital, Piazza Cavour offers stunning view of the waterfront as well. Many prom...Read more

  13. #13 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 221 itineraries
    Baradello Castle

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site

    Address: Via Castel Baradello, Como CO, Italy

    Timings: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    A military fortification overlooking the city of Como, the Baradello Castle is a beautiful structure located on a high hill which is 430 metres above the sea level. Built on the ancient site of Comum ...Read more

  14. #14 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 165 itineraries
    Museo Didattico Della Seta Di Como

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Via Castelnuovo, 9, 22100 Como CO, Italy

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Exhibiting fine art of textile production in Como, the silk museum is an interesting affair. It displays machines, objects, documents, samples and tools from the textile process which make Como popula...Read more

  15. #15 of 31 Outdoors Activities in Como
    - Used in 216 itineraries
    Museo Archeologico Paolo Giovio

    Tags: Archaeological Site , Specialty Museum

    Address: Square Gold Medals 1, Como, Italy

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Set in the historical Palazzo Lucini, the archaeological Museum was inaugurated in 1897. It has following sections at display: Section collectors section primeval history the Roman section the mediev...Read more