Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Rovio

The lake, mountains and gardens are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Rovio. This relaxing and scenic city entices travellers with its local tours and parks. Sacred Mountain of the Rosary and Villa Olmo are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Rovio

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Rovio a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Swissminiatur (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Lanzo Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Argegno Cable Car to Pigra (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Pigra Cable Car (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Alprose Chocolate Factory (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Como-Brunate Funicular (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rovio

Rovio is famous for its panoramic lake views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rovio is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Generoso (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Mount San Giorgio (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Lake Lugano (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Monte San Salvatore (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Intelvi Valley (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Parco Ciani (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Rovio

The nearest airport is in Lugano (LUG-Agno), located 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.), which is 25.4 mi (40.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Rovio?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 356 holiday lettings near Rovio. From 55 Houses to 277 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rovio for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Rovio?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rovio:

  • Como City Centre: 253 holiday homes
  • Magadino: 18 holiday homes
  • Pino Sulla Sponda del Lago Maggiore: 834 holiday homes
  • Maccagno: 154 holiday homes
  • Carona: 17 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rovio?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rovio. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mount Generoso: 502 holiday lettings
  • Bellagio Port: 4,012 holiday lettings
  • Villa Carlotta: 4,002 holiday lettings
  • Menaggio Beach: 3,967 holiday lettings
  • Castles Cannero Ruins: 2,364 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rovio listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Rovio?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 55 Houses in Rovio. Our other popular types of Rovio holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 277 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rovio?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 100 holiday homes with pool available in Rovio. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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