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Valsolda is a comune (municipality) of about 1,600 inhabitants 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, on the border with Switzerland. Valsolda consists of the subdivisions of Cressogno, San Mamete, Albogasio, Oria, and Santa Margherita on the shores of Lake Lugano, as well as Loggio, Drano, Puria, Dasio and Castello on the mountains above. It was the set of the works of Antonio Fogazzaro, including Piccolo mondo antico and Malombra; his house in Oria is still visitable. Notable figures from the area include painter Paolo Pagani, architect Pellegrino Tibaldi, writer and journalist Brunella Gasperini, TV anchors Victoria Cabello and Kurt Felix and singer Paola Del Medico. Valsolda borders the following municipalities: Cadro (Switzerland), Cimadera (Switzerland), Claino con Osteno, Lanzo d'Intelvi, Lugano (Switzerland), Porlezza, Ramponio Verna, Sonvico (Switzerland), Val Rezzo and Villa Luganese (Switzerland).


Planning a vacation to Valsolda in Italy? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. After your splendid visit to Valsolda, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Milan. Take a short trip from Valsolda 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. Also, to reach Valsolda, you'll have to take a flight to Milan; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Valsolda are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Valsolda*

  • Pollution Statistics in Valsolda

    Know the pollution level of Valsolda before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 20.83 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Valsolda: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Valsolda for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Valsolda.

    • Burglary and Theft 19.74 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 13.16 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 14.47 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 14.47 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 15.79 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 18.06 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 32.89 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.42 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 82.89 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 21.05 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.11 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 22.37 (Low)
  • Living in Valsolda - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Valsolda is 195.57 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 80.8 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 84.1 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.16 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 27.5 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 111.76 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 70.68 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.65 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 128.89 (Very High)
    • 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Valsolda

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Valsolda

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.31 USD
    • International Movie per seat 17.06 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 114.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 99.33 USD

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

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