Porlezza Tourism

Porlezza is a comune (municipality) on Lake Lugano in the Province of Como in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) north of Milan and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) north of Como. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 4,325 and an area of 18.7 square kilometres (7.2 sq mi). The municipality of Porlezza contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Begna, Cima, and Tavordo. Porlezza borders the following municipalities: Bene Lario, Carlazzo, Claino con Osteno, Corrido, Lenno, Ossuccio, Ponna, Val Rezzo, Valsolda. Between 1873 and 1939, Porlezza was linked to Menaggio, on Lake Como, by the Menaggio–Porlezza railway, a steam hauled narrow gauge line built as part of a multi-modal transport link between Menaggio and Luino, on Lake Maggiore.


Planning a vacation to Porlezza in Italy? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. After your splendid visit to Porlezza, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Milan. Take a short trip from Porlezza and set some time aside to explore the Milan. Dotted with places like Sforza Castle, Museum Of La Scala, Milan Cathedral Or The Duomo; it will definitely be a good idea. A vacation to Porlezza can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

Porlezza Trip Planner

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  • is it possible to travel to travel to Polzzera fom Lugana by public transport - train/bus and if so howfrequent are the trainsbuses?

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    • Yes, you can use public buses to reach Porlezza from Lugano. Buses C16 and C12 are convenient options with great frequency. After about every 40 minutes, bus rides are available. 

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