Villa Balbianello Boat Tour
Enjoy Lake Como’s most classy villas and make a stop to the world-famous setting of Villa Balbianello.
The “must” of the experiences on Lake Como is the visit to Villa del Balbianello, famous location for filming the movies “Star Wars” and “Casino Royale”. Dive yourself into the charm of the Villa, heritage of the FAI (Fondo per l’Ambiente Italiano), enjoy the gorgeous gardens, and discover their hidden secrets.
While sailing, you can admire the most famous tourist resorts of the central Lake such as Bellagio the “Pearl of the lake”, Tremezzo, and Lenno. In addition. enjoy some of the most suggestive villas such as Villa Carlotta, Villa Melzi with its lush gardens. to then return to Villa Monastero and back to Varenna, the “Diamond of the lake”.
Pets not allowed.
Departure Time1:30 PM
Return Time2.5 hours
Dress CodeComfortable clothing and rain jacket in case of uncertain weather
IncludedBoat tour of the center lakeEntrance ticket to Villa Balbianello and its GardensItalian and English speaking-tour guide
Not Included2 hours e-bike rental30/40 minutes ride with "Lucia" boatA platter of local cured meats and cheesesAccess to the SPA areaAperitivoAperitivo with "Bellavista"Aperitivo with "Franciacorta" wineAperitivo with Prosecco and appetizersAt disposal: large pool and small pool for childrenBike rentalBrunchChanging roomsComplementary starter, water, two glasses of wine and coffee per personDaily entrance to the location with direct access to the lake.E-bike rental (at choice)Entrance ticket to the Orrido di Bellano and Ca' del DiavolEntrance ticket to the Silk MuseumEntrance ticket to Vezio CastleFlight by seaplaneHelmetInsuranceItalian and English speaking-pilotItalian and English speaking-rowerItalian and English-speaking artist for a 2 hours long lessonItalian and English-speaking CaptainItalian and English-speaking ChefItalian and English-speaking guideItalian, English, German, French-speaking tour guideItalian, English, German-speaking tour guide (occasionally French or Russian)Kit with front and rear lights, padlock, bell, mobile phone holder, high visibility vestOne glass of winePaintbrushes and paintsPainting paperPaper maps with routes on cycle pathsRear seat for children 1-3 years (on request).Reserved sun chair on the grass (one per person -NO for children)Round trip train tickets to Abbadia LarianaRound-trip train tickets to BellanoRound-trip train tickets to SondrioRound-trip transfer by boatRound-trip transfer to BorgofranconeRound-trip transfer to Chiuro (Valtellina) by minibusRound-trip transfer to ComoShowersSmall swimming pool for childrenSoccer fieldStreet direction to get to the Orrido from the train stationStreet direction to get to the pier from the train stationStreet direction to get to the Silk Museum from the train stationStreet direction to get to the Winery from the train stationSupercar rentalTasting of 4 winesTasting of 8 different types of cheeseTennis court rentalTennis equipment (rackets and balls) at choiceTour of the vineyard and the cellar with an english-speaking guideTypical dinnerTypical lunchVisit of the cheese factoryWater and coffeeYoga lesson
We require a deposit of 30% at the moment of booking, the balance should be paid 15 days before the scheduled service. If the balance is not paid by the scheduled deadline, the reservation will be considered cancelled and the deposit lost. For reservations made less than 15 days before the service the total payment amount is required.
In the event of extraordinary events that will prevent the smooth running of the experience, the entire amount paid will be refunded. Kindly note that the captain will decide whether the activity can be done or if it needs to be postponed.
6% only for online payment
Refund of the entire amount paid for cancellation up to 7 days before the date of the experience. No refund in case of no-show.