Are you looking for a special day trip on Lake Como? Lake or mountain?
Hike & Sail meets everyone’s needs.
Be our guest and discover the breathtaking panorama from the Castle of Vezio near Varenna and the exciting sailing experience in the central part of the lake.
An experience dedicated to nature lovers, enjoying the harmony of the landscape, “listening to the sound of your breath and your steps”.
You will live an exciting hike leaded by Nadia, local hiking guide licensed AIGAE (the Official Italian Association for Nature Hiking Guides).
Starting in Varenna, you will discover the old medieval village with its quaint narrow cobbled streets and its colourful soul. A mountain path will take you to Vezio Castle, where you can admire the best panorama of Lake Como; here the branches of the lake divide.
“Emotions don’t end here!”
From Dervio (we provide the 10 min.Transfer from Varenna ) start your sailing cruise: “see, hear, smell and feel the wind by your side on a lovely sailing boat.”
You will live a unique sailing experience with Captain Eugenio, a lake view from a new perspective sailing in the central area of the lake, towards Bellano and Varenna or towards Piona and Rezzonico, depending on the wind (about 1.5 hour).
- Hiking shoes with grip sole
- sunglasses and sunscreen
- jacket or sweater depending on the season
- rain jacket
- walking sticks optional
Hike duration: approx 3 hours, including hiking to the Castle of Vezio, walking tour in Varenna and stops.
Hike distance: roughly 3 km.
Difficulty grade: E (EASY,but recommended for people in good physical shape)
Elevation difference: 150 mt.
Sail experience: approx 1.5 hours (Eugenio provides everything you need for Sailing tour)
Return Time: 3.00pm approx
€ 70 per persons, min 4 people
Vezio Castle ticket entrance € 3
Everything not expressly inidcated
Varenna InfoPoint, near St. Giorgio’s church 10:30a.m.
Not suitable for
people with mobility difficulties and strollers