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The small saddle of Giuan wher the view opens on Lake Como

Hikes and Itineraries around Menaggio

Our guide to what to do around Menaggio: the most beautiful Hikes, cycling Routes, Car and Boat trips, Family outings.

Harbour of menaggio
Menaggio puzzle tour and crazy golf

01:00 h

Historical and artistic itinerary for parents and quiz itinerary to amuse and entertain children discovering Menaggio.

Menaggio puzzle tour and crazy golf
Historical walk through the town

01:00 h circular walk

Menaggio has various historical monuments which recall its importance through the ages. Discover them with this itinerary.

Historical walk through the town
View of Menaggio from the Sanctuary of the Madonna della Pace at Nobiallo
Menaggio and its villages itinerary

11 Km 03:00 h circular walk

Questa passeggiata circolare collega Menaggio con le sue tre frazioni Croce, Loveno e Nobiallo e porta a scoprire le loro testimonianze storiche e artistiche.

Menaggio and its villages itinerary
The Sanagra stream in the Val Sanagra Park
In the Val Sanagra Park

10 Km 03:30 h

This walk follows one the many itineraries leading through the Park Val Sanagra an area rich in flora, fauna and antique rural settlements.

In the Val Sanagra Park
Rifugio Menaggio on the south slope of Mount Grona
Rifugio Menaggio

4 Km 01:45 h one way

Have a dish of polenta on the balcony of rifugio Menaggio and enjoy the breathtaking view of Lake Como.

Rifugio Menaggio
Il Rogolone

12 Km 04:30 h

On a clearing in the middle of the woods stands the enormous oak tree il Rogolone, symbol of the Val Sanagra Park.

Il Rogolone
View of Bellagio along the descent from Monti di Nava
Monti di Nava

8,5 Km 03:30 h

From the village Croce di Menaggio you ascend to the beautiful pastures of Monti di Nava below the top of Monte Crocione.

Monti di Nava
View of San Martino on the slopes of Sasso San Martino
Sasso San Martino

14 Km 04:30 h circular walk

This splendid circular walk, which you can start directly from Menaggio, leads to Monte Crocetta and from there continues to Sasso San Martino from where you can enjoy a  wonderful view which embraces a large part of Lake Como.

Sasso San Martino
The Val Sanagra Orrido: the Canyon of Menaggio

5 Km 02:00 h Circular walk

This walk leads through the fascinating gorge of the Val Sanagra following the course of the river between two imposing rocky walls into a deep narrow spectacular canyon.

The Val Sanagra Orrido: the Canyon of Menaggio
Antica Strada Regina as it climbs up Sasso Rancio
L’Antica Strada Regina

9 Km 03:00 h one way

The Antica Strada Regina that runs along the west coast of Lake Como was built during the late period of the Roman Empire. Lovely walk.

L’Antica Strada Regina