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Villa Monastero, Varenna

Categories: Architectural Buildings, Tourist Spots
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4.6/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web
Enjoy the nature, history, and sites of Villa Monastero. Walk through a botanical garden stretching almost 2 km (1.24 mi) along the lakefront from Varenna to Fiumelatte. See the magnolia trees, agave plants, citrus trees, and many rare tree species both native and exotic. There is a small coffee shop in the garden, so you can enjoy a drink while you walk the trails, admiring the statues and sculptures. Stop by the House Museum and walk through the 14 rooms furnished to give you the experience and decor of past styles. This is also home to a convention center where many workshops and cultural events are held. Put Villa Monastero at the forefront of your travel plans using our Varenna itinerary planner.
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  • an Italian in the rain in the fall garden. €5 per person to visit the gardens kilometer! He must pay the maintenance, but can be would be it possible to modulate tariffs according to the season. The place must certainly be beautiful under the Sun!
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  • A pleasant way to spend an hour or so strolling around the gardens taking in the stunning views of Lake Como. The day we visited the Villa museum was closed due to a private function. Worth a visit if...  read more »
  • Took a stroll thru the gardens which were beautiful surrounded by lemon, orange n quamquattes trees, beautiful different palm trees. The path runs along side the lake so the views are beautiful n very...  read more »
  • This place is beautiful and incredibly photogenic. Nicely manicured gardens, plants and trees from all over the world. The south-facing location means they can grow even tropical things here. A lovely escape for you and your lovely.
  • Ot worth the price, it is yet another villa in como
  • An impressive stretch of lake side property in the villa provides gorgeous views in the gardens.
  • Pretty villa on Lake Como, with long narrow garden along the lake.
  • Spectacular view. a must for anyone visiting Varenna.
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