Lake Como is Y shaped, Bellagio is found at the tip where the Como and Lecco branches meet. Bellagio lies 33 km north of Como, 22 km north of Lecco, and 71 km north of Milan. The nearest airports are Milano Malpensa, Milano Linate and Bergamo Orio al Serio. Read more: How to get to Bellagio
Charming Accommodation and Restaurants
Bellagio’s vantage point offers incredibile views of Lake Como and there are lovely hotels, B&Bs and restaurants where you can sit and sip wine by the pool.
Tourism and Shopping
Bellagio is the most popular tourist attraction on Lake Como. Bellagio is the Italy you’ve dreamed of; it’s both quaint and beautiful as well as luxurious. In the summer months Bellagio is bustling with tourists from all over the world. It is not as quiet as some of the other surrounding villages on Lake Como, but is well worth visiting.
To get to: Bellagio from Milano Orio Al Serio (Bergamo) Airport
Take the airport bus to the Bergamo train station and take a train to Lecco station.
Bus tickets are sold in the airport near exit door. Train tickets are sold at the station. See times and order train tickets at Ferrovia dello Stato (State Railways) http://www.trenitalia.it
Bus from Lecco to Bellagio
The best and quickest way:
There is a blue public bus D10 which leaves from the Lecco train station, it’s a 50 minute ride.
Bus times aren’t very frequent, you will have to time your trip accordingly.
Ticket costs €2.80 one way.
Tickets are sold on the bus or in the station.
The bus stops in front of the ferry port in Bellagio.
See time schedule here: http://ow.ly/Z7PG1
- Ferry from Lecco to Bellagio
- Ferry from Varenna to Bellagio
Featured image: Bellagio Waterfront by Stan Shebs via Wiki Commons