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Isola Comacina

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Starting from the Antiquarium Museum, near which you can visit the Romanesque church of St. Mary Magdalene with it’s famous Gothic tower, you embark on the waters of the lake, crossing the so-called “Zoca de l’oli” to reach the Comacina Island.
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Via Somalvico, 22010 Ossuccio, Italy
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All reviews an experience not to be missed long lunch interesting history visiting lake como ruins euro archaeological boat sites land lido
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Isola Comacina has a very interesting history and there are a number of ruins that date from the early Christian period. Definitely worth a day's visit!

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank criseyde
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Looked attractieve. However closed during opening hours without giving reason or prior notice on the internet. Disappointed and won't return. ☈☹☈

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Hans N
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We ended up here just by luck and it was the best thing that could have happend. Sure, it´s kinda expensive. But it is woth every penny. We hade their light lunch menu for 55 euro and it was delicious. Even though we did´t have...More

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank FelixBruhn
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Came to the island for the restaurant, but spent time after lunch walking the island. Lovely walk great views. If you are lucky, one of the staff from the restaurant will walk with you part of the way and show you the sights on the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Gail N
Reviewed 14 September 2017

great experience restaurant that was one of the highlights of visiting Lake Como. A must do for lunch

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Vicky E
Reviewed 31 August 2017

You can catch a boat from Ossuccio by the Lido, or the Restaurant further over which are frequent, or the larger ferry. There is a fee if you want to explore the Island or you can hire a canoe/boat and land on the beach for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Carlit0Brigante
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A beautiful spot and interesting archaeological site but the only way there is by boat (or canoe) and for us the boat trip and was expensive and the admission price to the island hard to justify. The fact is that there are more intact and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank WernMachine
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This was a great surprise to be visiting the weekend when there was a massive fireworks display to celebrate the raising of the island by the Duke of Como We stayed in a three bedroom three bathroom Airbnb property on the water in the onshore...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Very enjoyable walk round the island. Lovely spot for a picnic, and there are clean free loos. The cafe is massively overpriced.

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank OccasionalHope
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We stayed on the island for a cocktail, after reaching it by boat. It was pleasant and relaxing, rather unusual setting. Make sure you go there on a sunny day for best experience. Island offers bars and restaurants, all of them picturesque.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Kyle G
16 September 2016|
Response from hellmbeck | Reviewed this property |
not sure and don't know who you would contact about that. recommend asking the rental company.
13 September 2016|
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Response from stems22 |
We bought a boat ticket in Bellagio for a few euros and had a great lunch. Thanks, guys