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GRAND TOUR BY STEAMBOAT
28 June 2017 Como Getting Around

An unique initiative is the "Steamboat Grand Tour" that offers various possibilities of sailing on the paddle steamer. Unmissable tours on the historic steamboat, that will operate on Sundays from 16th April until 17th September 2017 (25th June excluded).

 

Every Sunday until 18th September (31st July excluded) and also on Thursday during the month of August the Concordia will operate following tours.

 

TOUR FROM COMO TO BELLAGIO
Morning tour

Departure from COMO, pier N. 4, at 10.30
Departure from Tavernola at 10.40
Departure from Cernobbio at 10.45
Departure from Argegno at 11.30
Departure from Lezzeno at 11.45
Arrival in BELLAGIO at 12.05

TOUR FROM MENAGGIO TO COMO
Afternoon tour

Departure from MENAGGIO at 15.50
Departure from Varenna at 16.05
Departure from Bellagio at 16.30
Departure from Lezzeno at 16.50
Departure from Argegno at 17.00
Departure from Cernobbio at 17.50
Departure from Tavernola at 17.55
Arrival in COMO, pier N. 4, at 18.15

Cost of the ticket:
Will be valid the tickets at full or reduced fare. The cost will be calculated depending on the route effected.
Special tariff will be applied to children aged 4 - 11, senior over 65 (from Monday to Friday), ordinary and school groups and citizen of the Municipalities adhering to the "Conosci il tuo Lago" initiative.

CENTER LAKE TOUR
departing from BELLAGIO / MENAGGIO / VARENNA (without stops)

With this tour the steamboat will bring us sailing along the shore to see the most beautiful villas of the center lake area by operating two cruises lasting about one hour and a half.

After leaving Bellagio pier we will head south and pass by Villa Melzi, a beautiful villa in Neoclassical style and afterwards we will reach the Lavedo peninsula where rises, on the extreme tip, the famous Villa del Balbianello. After a short stop we will continue our trip heading north and sailing along the "Riviera of the Azaleas" where we will admire Villa Carlotta with its botanical gardens and then we will reach Menaggio. From here the crossing of the widest part of the lake will bring us to Varenna and after having turned the bow towards south we will pass by Villa Cipressi and Villa Monastero, other two well known historical palaces. Finally, crossing the lake for the last time the view will open on Pescallo, a small hamlet bunched around its port. After rounding the "Punta Spartivento", the tip that divides the lake into the Como and Lecco branches, we will end the tour in Bellagio.

1° Tour departures Bellagio at 12.30 / Menaggio at 13.15 / Varenna at 13.30
2° Tour departures Bellagio at 14.00 / Menaggio at 14.45 / Varenna at 15.00

Cost of the ticket:
Adult Euro 13,00 - Child (age 4 - 11) Euro 6,50.
Family: 2 paying adults with maximum 2 children for free Euro 26,00.

In the evening the steamboat will operate a cruise lasting about one hour and a half, with departure and return from COMO and stop to embark/disembark also in Cernobbio.

CRUISE WITH APPETIZER BUFFET in the first basin of Como

Departure from COMO, pier N. 4, at 18.25
Departure from Cernobbio at 18.35
the tour continues without stops to Moltrasio, Laglio, Villa Pliniana and Torno
Arrival in COMO, pier N. 4, at 19.45
Arrival in Cernobbio at 20.00

Cost of the ticket - including Appetizer buffet:
Adult Euro 18,00 [Euro 10,00 cost of the ticket - Euro 8,00 Appetizer buffet]
"Children Promo" [Ticket: each paying adult, 1 child (aged upto 11 years) will travel for free. Appetizer buffet: no charge upto 5 years - Euro 8,00 from 6 years onwards]

Reservation is recommended for groups.