i Giardini di Villa Melzi, Bellagio

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A strip of gardens that line the lakeshore on the Bellagio peninsula, i Giardini di Villa Melzi is a manicured landscape that was once the playground of Francesco Melzi d'Eril, duke of Lodi and the vice president of the Italian Republic in the early 19th century. The Neoclassical villa and chapel set off the colors of the garden. A greenhouse, called the orangery, is home to a collection of artifacts from the Napoleonic period and other rare archaeological finds. On the other side of the grounds, bamboo surrounds a chapel to create a place quiet meditation. Put i Giardini di Villa Melzi at the forefront of your travel plans using our Bellagio itinerary builder tool .
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  • We look at us like to gardens and then also likes to take pictures. In the September 2017, we were at the Lake and visited the garden. The garden is located directly on the Lake and therefore again offers a beautiful view. Very liked and the pond - there was already a properly autumnal mood. Here too - as we visited the other gardens - everything is very neat and tidy. For me, the high light of the Ginko tree - was so I have had so far have not seen a large. The price is right. We want to come back - but then when everything blooms - probably in may or so. I would so time +/-2 hours schedule.
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  • If you are looking for a ultra-touristique city, with luxury shops and questionable souvenir sellers, and you make mine from 130 EUR errors of direction by car, Bellagio is made for you! We stayed two weeks at Lake Como and visited almost all sites of interest around the Lake. Bellagio is by far the less pleasant city of our stay. Villa Melzi has little interest because the main building cannot be visited - you will pay the entry for a ride in a nice Park and a room of archaeology. A tip: opt for Varenna which has far more charm, authenticity and sense of hospitality. Another beautiful site to see if you stay at Lake Como: by its history, its architecture and its location on a promontory Rocky on the Lake, villa Balbianello is a wonder.
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  • Lovely walk well kept gardens clean every thing in its place worth visiting these gardens recomanded  more »
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  • Gorgeous property and view, very relaxing atmosphere. Great for the family and people of all ages. The ticket is valid for a day. The mansion itself isn't particular interesting. If you are looking to learn about the flora in this botanical garden, not a ehole lot of information is readily available apart from names. Still recommended visit anyway. Check the opening times. I believe the garden is NOT open year-round.
  • Wonderful garden on lake beach. It must be visited during your Bellagio holiday. Take your time. You will feel a professional photographer....because with any camera colors and landscape will be amazing! Relax and enjoy!
  • Decent formal gardens but not a lot to it. View of the main building you see is possibly the most scenic shot.
  • Amazing place, good wedding scnario. The garden is beautiful and the lakeside is very nice to have a walk. Easy to reach by car. Ticket price is 6 € each person.
  • Nice park with a verraiety of plant and thees very well organized and lovely to walk trough.

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