Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Castagnola

The parks and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Castagnola. This city has something for everyone. Sacred Mountain of the Rosary and Villa del Balbianello 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.


Sightseeing in and around Castagnola

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Castagnola has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lanzo Golf Club (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Swissminiatur (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Alprose Chocolate Factory (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Pigra Cable Car (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Argegno Cable Car to Pigra (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Splash and Spa (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Castagnola

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Castagnola is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Lugano (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Parco Ciani (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Monte San Salvatore (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Mount Generoso (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Intelvi Valley (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Porlezza Lakeshore Park (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Castagnola

The nearest airport is in Lugano (LUG-Agno), located 4.5 mi (7.2 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 29.2 mi (47 km) away.

Where to stay around Castagnola?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 340 holiday lettings near Castagnola. From 63 Houses to 258 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Castagnola is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Castagnola?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Castagnola. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Italy: 164,895 holiday homes
  • Lake Como: 3,683 holiday homes
  • Bellagio: 2,454 holiday homes
  • Lake Maggiore: 397 holiday homes
  • Menaggio: 2,691 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Castagnola! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Castagnola?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Castagnola with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Bellagio: 2,454 holiday lettings
  • Menaggio: 2,691 holiday lettings
  • Como: 1,086 holiday lettings
  • Breglia: 2,457 holiday lettings
  • Tronzano Lago Maggiore: 1,019 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Castagnola?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Castagnola. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Casinò di Campione: 4,069 holiday rentals
  • Menaggio Beach: 3,942 holiday rentals
  • Bellagio Port: 3,966 holiday rentals
  • Villa Carlotta: 3,979 holiday rentals
  • Porlezza Lakeshore Park: 4,278 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Castagnola listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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