One of the deepest lakes in Italy, Lake Como is also one of the country's most popular holiday destinations. There are plenty of Lake Como holiday rentals available for you to choose from, which will give you a magnificent view of this lake and allow you to enjoy a world-class Italian holiday. Lago di Como, as Lake Como is known in Italian, is a hugely romantic and popular tourist destination. Its banks abound with Lake Como holiday rentals and staying in any of them can give you an opportunity to enjoy not just the lake itself, but the many other nature activities as well.
As an amateur or professional photographer, you can choose to stay in the Lake Como holiday rentals and capture some precious images of the sheer natural beauty of this area. Lake Como also offers plenty of opportunities for hiking and water-based sports. Lake Como is situated between Milan and the Swiss border in the northern Italian lakes district. You can enjoy your stay in Lake Como holiday rentals for the wonderful hills that surround this location. Out of the windows of your Lake Como holiday rentals you will get a spectacular view of the mountains nearby and you should take the time to explore them by foot as well. You can also explore the surrounding places by ferry, for almost all villages of Lake Como are linked by boat rides.
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If you are looking for some local festivals then Lake Como has them in abundance too. All throughout the year there are colourful and vibrant festivals, such as the Palio del Baradello, which is held in September and harks back to the history of the region. During this warm months there is also the rowing race, Palio Remiero del Lario. Most of the Lake Como holiday rentals offer great variety and you can choose your accommodation depending on your preferences, requirements and budget. Whether its campsites, luxurious villas and apartments you are looking for, they are all available in Lake Como. You can shop for silk and also visit the Silk Museum in Lake Como. While staying in Lake Como villas you could also explore the historic centre of the walled town of Como, take in the gardens of Villa Carlotta and the very scenic village of Varenna. The jewel of the lake is Bellagio, where the three branches of the ‘Y’ shaped Lake Como come together. Lake Como is not just a summer holiday destination, it also offers some fantastic pistes in winter, possibly due to its proximity to the Alps. Ski lovers have the option of staying in Lake Como holiday rentals during winter and enjoying cross country skiing, downhill skiing, snowboarding or even learning skiing from professional instructors. For another picturesque European lake holiday destination, look no further than Ijsselmeer Holiday Lettings.