Tour lasts: approx. 90 minutes
From Loppia di Bellagio heading south following lakeshore, further details below.
Guide will properly prepare you prior to departure and ensure maximum safety conditions.
You will see the sights from the water and enjoy the fantastic views of the countryside and area from your own kayak.
“Are you ready for the Ultimate Experience at Lake Como ?
It’s time to join the Proper Sunset Kayak Experience with Bellagiowatersports ®
Let’s meet at Loppia , one of the ancient hamlet of Bellagio , then walk together at the starting point , right below the Iconic “Scalotta di Loppia “ where you’ll be able to admire the Millennial Church of Santa Maria di Loppia
Then Boarding & start the activity!!
You’ll be amazed by the colors , the tranquillity of the lake ( after the overwhelming afternoon boat traffic ) & of course the Number of Villas that you’ll be able to see from a unique perspective as well as the slow relaxing pace ( far different from a motor boat )
Villa Melzi ; Villa Gerli Trivulzio ; Villa Trotti ; Villa Placida , furthermore across the lake you’ll admire the one & only Villa del Balbianello ( which has been movie set for 007 Casino Royale & Star Wars )
This tour has been designed with proud & passion for my Lake
Hope you’ll enjoy it
Michele Gandola Founder @bellagiowatersports”
More about this route:
A required pre-tour briefing will take place before leaving. Please be on time as participants that arrive late will not be admitted on the tour.
Head out on the lake to start your adventure with your open deck kayaks. Your tour guide will provide narration and assistance throughout the tour. Enjoy lake panoramic view and patrician villas along lake shore as they pass by during navigation, finally we’ll admire Villa Balbianello as thr lake gets colored by sunset light.
The points of interest you will see on the kayak tour are listed below in chronological order.
- Villa Melzi d’Eril and its magnificent gardens
- Villa Gerli Trivulzio
- Villa Trotti
- San Giovanni hamlet and its baroque church
- Villa Placida
- Villa Balbianello which lays at the other side of the lake
In front of “ristorante Darsene di Loppia” in Loppia fraction, 500 meters from Bellagio ferries dock.
As for pick up, in front of “ristorante Darsene di Loppia”.
THINGS TO BRING
Dress code is any convenient sport clothing. For example: active wear, quick dry gear, sandals, flip flops, wet suits, hats
- All activities
- Local guide
- Bottled water
- Backpack storage
- Small-group tour
- Life Aid Jacket (PFD)
- Small Dry Bag
- Map of the area
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks
- Transportation to/from attractions
- Dressing room and rest rooms are not available on the tour
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Minimum age is 8 years
- Maximum age is 65 years
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Dress code is any convenient sport clothing. For example: active wear, quick dry gear, sandals, flip flops, wet suits, hats
- Good physical and mental condition is required
- The ability to swim is required
- Not recommended for participants with back problems
- Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
- Not recommended for pregnant women
- Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, an alternative hiking tour will be offered
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties