Lake Como is one of the most beautiful destinations in Europe. The famous Italian body of water is a premier vacation getaway because of its pristine waters, beautiful surrounding forests and enchanting mountains. The charming village of Laglio dates from Roman times and has had a long and illustrious history. These days its a hotspot for the jet set crowd of Europe, but also manages to maintain some of its unique charms. When you charter a boat here, you’ll get a full taste of this incredible Italian town.
A Town Divided in Two. Laglio is actually separated into the town centers Laglio and Torrigia and were the original first and second docks on the lake. Although the distance between them isn’t much more than a kilometer, each has their own distinct feel and offers a diversity of options of amazing things to do. However, no matter which one you are chartering a boat from, you are guaranteed to have a great time!
Discover the Spectacular Laglio Architecture. With so much history, you can be sure that there are some incredible buildings here. Built in the 17th century, St. Giorgia is one of the most famous, but was actually built on the site of an even more ancient church! The town is widely hailed for its amazing studies as it was home to the Laglio-born artist Stefano Salterio whose works continues to illuminate the village.
Explore the Nature of the Region. Lake Como is an exceptionally beautiful region, and Laglio is the perfect place to begin exploring it. The hills that rise above the town is filled with vineyards, olive groves and so much more. You can even hike up to the nearby mountains and explore the Hole of the Bear where numerous fossils have begin to discover. Best of all is sailing along the coast and seeing Mount Torriggia where all kinds of birds from hawks, kites, and migrating flocks from all over Europe can be found. Lake Como is a must-stop on any European vacation. It’s natural beauty, wondrous history and culture and fantastic amenities make it the perfect place to have your next unforgettable adventure.