Villa del Balbianello Boat Tour and Visit
Cruises and boat tours

Villa del Balbianello Boat Tour and Visit

Free cancellation
Language: English
Printed ticket only
Duration: from 4 hours to 8 hours
Do this because
  • Private boat trip to Villa del Balbianello
  • Guided visit inside the villa
  • Explore the interior and gardens
  • See it from different angles
What to expect

Having featured in films such as Casino Royale and Star Wars, it's no surprise that Villa del Balbianello dazzles with all the glamour that Lake Como is famed for. You'll enjoy a private boat tour to see the impressive villa and gardens from afar, then head inside to explore its 18th century splendour on a guided visit.

But before you visit one of the most famous villas on Lake Como, you'll scoot along the lake in a private boat so that you can capture it from the best angles. Sitting on the tip of the Lavedo promontory jutting out into the lake, it's a sight to behold – you'll soon see why it's a popular wedding destination – and once you're on dry land, you'll get to marvel at it all up close.

Wander around its renowned terraced gardens and delve into the lavishly furnished interiors with your guide. Admire the paintings, Chinese porcelain, tapestries and artefacts, which belonged to the previous owner, Count Guido Monzino, who acquired them on his travels.

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What's included
  • Villa entrance fee
  • Boat trip
  • Guide
What to remember

There is an uphill walk to the villa, which may not be suitable for guests with limited mobility

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Provider
TUI LAKES & MOUNTAINS
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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