What to explore

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The colourful Lierna village. (www.lierna.net)

The medieval village of Castello.

The enchanting beach "Riva Bianca".

Old churches and votive chapels.

Varenna with its famous villas and their fascinating art treasures, the medieval castle of Vezio, with its spectacular view of the lake, Villa Monastero with its gardens. (www.villamonastero.eu - www.varennaitaly.it - www.castellodivezio.it)

The gorges of Bellano.

Mandello del Lario and The "Moto Guzzi" motorcycle museum. (www.motoguzzi.it)

Abbadia Lariana and the "Silk museum". (www.museoabbadia.it)

Lecco the city of Manzoni with it's inviting little shops. (www.scoprilecco.it)

Villa Carlotta (www.villacarlotta.it)

Isola Comacina (www.isola-comacina.it)

Villa Balbianello (www.villabalbianello.com)

Bellagio (www.bellagiolakecomo.com)

Nearby places for a day's outing:

Varenna: 6 km. by car or by train (about 5 minutes from Lierna)

Lecco: 16 km. by car or by train (about 20 minutes from Lierna)

Como: 46 km. by car or by train (about 50 minutes from Lierna)

Bergamo: 56 km. by car or by train (about 1 hour from Lierna) (www.turismo.bergamo.it)

Milano: 70 km. by car or by train (about 1 hour from Lierna)

Bormio terme: 130 km. (about 2 hours from Lierna) (www.bormioterme.it)

Sondrio: 67 km. (about 1 hour from Lierna) (www.valtellina.it)

Sondrio Valmalenco: (about 1 hour from Lierna) (www.sondrioevalmalenco.it/index.html)

Lugano (Switzerland): 80 km. (about 80 minutes from Lierna)

St. Moritz (Switzerland): (about 90 minutes from Lierna) (www.stmoritz.ch/)