Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Ossuccio
The Lake Como is a lake of glacial origin in Lombardy region of northern Italy. It has an area of ??146 km ², making it the third largest lake in Italy. With a depth of about 400 m, it is one of the deepest lakes in Europe and the bottom of the lake is more than 200 m below sea level. It is long and narrow, and has the appearance of a mighty river that winds between the mountains and the forests.
Due to the mild Mediterranean climate, there is a rich vegetation and thrive many subtropical plants such as palm trees, citrus trees, cypresses, olive trees and many more.
The Lake Como is one of the most beautiful lakes in Italy with many artistic and cultural treasures.
He is a well-known destination with numerous resorts, parks and golf courses. Extensive water sports such as sailing, windsurfing and kitesurfing. The surrounding mountains offer hiking and climbing opportunities.
There is a very good ferry service between all of its characteristic towns and villages around the lake.
This charming ancient village Ossuccio with its medieval bell tower is located on the western shore of Lake Como and is one of the best starting points for mountain tours or boat trips on the lake, especially around the beautiful island Comacina, the only island on Lake Como.
On the island you can a meal in the restaurant, away from the mainland just 2 minutes by boat, book.
The famous "Sacro Monte di Ossuccio", UNESCO Heritage Site, has a fascinating history and is worth a visit.
The village itself offers a bar, grocery store, tennis courts, park, public beach with views of the island Comacina and boat rental. From the village regularly take a bus south to the town of Como, or to the north, on the popular western shore, up to the resort towns of Tremezzo and Menaggio.
In the nearby resort of Lenno you can find a variety of general facilities and restaurants, the popular Lido di Lenno (with Beach Club) and the world-famous tourist attraction Villa Balbianello. Possibility of a variety of water sports, walks and excursions.
Distances: 2 km Lenno, Tremezzo 4.5 Km, 5.5 Km Argegno, 6.5 Km Cadenabbia, 8.5 km Bellagio, Menaggio 9 Km, 20 Km Cernobbio, 23 Km Dongo, Como 27 km, 62 Km Varenna.
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed