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Private Tour - Guided Villa Tour with Scenic Boat Transfers - Excursion from Bellagio

Availability: Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat & Sun*

Duration: 4 hours

*This tour operates from March 15 to November.

Explore the charm of Villa Balbianello with a Private Cruise Experience.

Drift along the picturesque Western branch of the lake, reveling in breathtaking views of majestic mountains and opulent villas. Embark on a guided tour at Villa del Balbianello, must-see destination on Lake Como. The villa is celebrated for its meticulously landscaped terraced gardens that gracefully descend to the lake, as well as its architectural grandeur. Notable features include the beautiful loggia with stunning arched openings, and the terraces that offer panoramic views of the mountains and the sparkling lake.
Villa Balbianello boasts a rich history, once serving as the residence of Cardinal Angelo Maria Durini in the 18th century and later becoming a hub for intellectuals and artists and its interiors showcase a captivating collection of art and artifacts.

Also, movie enthusiasts may recognize Villa Balbianello from its appearances in films such as "Casino Royale" and "Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones", adding a cinematic touch to the visit.

Following the villa and garden exploration, enjoy a leisurely cruise back to Bellagio.

Exact time will be provided in final documents. Meeting location at Bellagio pier.

  • Water taxi at disposal for 4 hours
  • English-speaking guide at Villa del Balbianello
  • Villa del Balbianello tickets
Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Lunch
Important Notes
  • This tour involves a fair amount of walking, comfortable shoes are recommended.