By taking the funicolare you reach on top of the hill brunate, a nice place from where you can start different walkings with views on the lake and the prealps.a particular walking takes you to monte piatto, an ancient village reachable only by foot or jeep car. Starting from molina, a quite little village, is possible to walk for an hour  through a silent wood and reach a typical country inn where to taste the classic traditional  larian dishes. A must is an excursion on the lake starting from lido di lemna, a pleasant trip to view the surroundings of como and its lake villas like villa d’este, villa balbianello etc. From riviera in switzerland is possible to take the typical train to reach monte tamaro where you can find the swiss longest sliding way (800 mt) in the adventure park. The grignas mountain with its itineraries, easy or challenging walkings that in winter can be faced with sky, ice axe and crampons.
a stroll through lugano.

the lario can be considered a paradise for active people thanks to the different and various chances to practice any sports in contact with natureclimbingmountain bike excursionswalkings in woods and visits to ancient sitesflying boats excursionsparaglideswater skyingsailingwindsurfcanoe and kayakhorse ridingkitesurf SHOPPING within the walled como centre, you can find shops and fashion boutiquesin mendrisio, switzerland about 15 minutes from como, it is located the foxtown outlet, a big shopping mall where to find all fashion brands for cheap purchases thanks also to the low exchange rates of the swiss franc against the eurowithin 50 minutes you can reach famous via montenapoleone or the gallery in milan and find the finest and latest luxury collections of fashion names as gucci, prada, armani, versace and more  VIP the lake of the famous, this is what como lake is becoming after the arrival of george clooney who chose this town for its beautiful surroundings and the quite atmosphere. villa oleandra is his housevilla cademartori owned by milva the lady of the italian musicivana spagna in villa da riva still in blevioanna oxa in sagnino “vivere” the soap opera which has como as main location and which will allow you to relive the magical atmosphere