Villas in Lecco
For your next holiday in Italy, the perfect destination could be Lake Como. So why not rent a beautiful luxury villa near Lecco? Among villas, churches and museums, the town of Lecco has many attractions for those who decide to stay there. The symbol of the city is the Bridge of Azzone Visconti, also known as Ponte Vecchio, built at the point where the lake is re-injected into the river Adda. For those who like to admire the places of worship, the nineteenth-century Basilica of St. Nicholas offers an excellent opportunity for a visit: built at the northern end of the historic center, in an elevated position, this basilica houses inside the traces of the thirteenth church in the Chapel of the Baptistery, along with frescoes from the late '300. Another monument to visit in Lecco is the elegant Palazzo Belgiojoso, made of porches and suspended balconies, today Museum of Archaeology and Natural History Museum. For lovers of literature, history and painting, it is essential to visit Villa Manzoni, sober and elegant mansion that belonged to the family of the famous writer and was purchased by the town of Lecco in 1963. On the ground floor, Villa Manzoni houses the Manzoni Museum, with memorabilia related to the writer and the original furnishings of the villa. And if you are fond of the events of The Betrothed, in Lecco and its surrounding area, you can follow a real Manzoni itinerary to discover the places and buildings that inspired the setting of the famous work of Alessandro Manzoni. WeVillas offers a wide selection of luxury villas for rent near Lecco, ideal for those looking for a relaxing week of culture on the shores of Lake Como.
Here's a selection of our finest luxury villas and rentals in the area. Please note that these are not all the properties we manage.
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