Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Colico

Enjoy the temples and other features of Colico. Renowned for its windsurfing, kitesurfing and lake, this city welcomes all visitors. Villa Melzi and Villa Carlotta are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Colico

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

  • Menaggio Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Menaggio and Cadenabbia Golf Club (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Seggiovia Pescegallo Ski Lift (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Barzio - Bobbio Cable Car (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Funivia Moggio-Artavaggio (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Jungle Raider Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Colico

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Colico. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Piona Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Pian di Spagna Nature Reserve (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sports Centre (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Bellano Ravine (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Menaggio Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Grigna Settentrionale Regional Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Colico

The nearest airport is in Lugano (LUG-Agno), located 24 mi (38.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Milan (LIN-Linate), which is 46.2 mi (74.4 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Colico Station or Piona Station and explore the city from there.

Can I find a vacation rental around Colico?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2,010 vacation rentals near Colico. From 1,330 flats & apartments to 231 villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Colico for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Colico?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Colico. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Fort Montecchio: 2,730 vacation rentals
  • Abbey of Piona: 2,874 vacation rentals
  • Piona Abbey: 2,870 vacation rentals
  • Garibaldi Square: 2,778 vacation rentals
  • Fort Fuentes: 2,603 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Flats in Colico?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 1,330 Flats in Colico. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Colico include:

  • Villas: 231 rentals available
  • Houses: 644 rentals available
  • Studios: 1,336 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Colico?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 650 vacation rentals with pool available in Colico. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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