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i Giardini di Villa Melzi

Lungolario Manzoni, 22021 Bellagio, Italy
+39 339 457 3838
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National Monument and Private Gardens This magnificent villa, built in 1808 for the Duke Francesco Melzi d'Eril, assistant to General Napoleon, is one of the most emblematic examples of neo-classicism in Lombardy.....The Gardens Are visitable March to October every day 9.30 am to' 6.30 pm
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Lungolario Manzoni, 22021 Bellagio, Italy
+39 339 457 3838
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is an amazing botanical garden with statuary and a villa built in the early 1800's. Along the lake is an avenue of plane trees. Very romantic and inspiring

Thank simivalley1699
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A beiutiful setting with alot of photo opportunities. The gardens are manicured to perfection and the grounds are exceptionally clean and serene. Many varieties of plants and flowers with spectecular exploding colors..the only reason i gave this a 4 is because the villa is closed...More

Thank Sal C
Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to walk a lot and also climb to see better all the gardens. intereting place, but not unlosable.

Thank gloria a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having stayed the night in Bellagio we arrived at the gardens in the morning before all the day trippers arrived and I am glad we did. We were able to stroll the gardens at our leisurely pace without crowds of people. There is plenty to...More

Thank SomedayIsNow1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a second visit and the garden were just as perfect as I remember. There is a simplicity of style which only enhances the most fabulous setting It really is the best garden I have ever seen.

Thank Marylyn25
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is worth the pretty walk, mostly gardens, grand trees, flowers etc. The villa itself is imposing, unfortunately you cannot get inside as someone still lives there. A smaller structure displays museum/artifacts. There's quite a bit of lovely landscaping (Spring would be best most likely)...More

Thank Nicole K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Villa itself is not open but the gardens really are beautiful and well worth the time and the 6 euros ticket price. There are paths by the lake and up high on the hill.

Thank Werlein_Manor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These are beautiful gardens in an idyllic setting. An easy stroll from the town centre and a must do if visiting Bellagio.

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not to be missed. 10 mins walk from the town center, with beautiful views and special trees. Many meandering paved paths take you through a large variety of plants and then around the corner you face the amazing views of lake Como. We were surprised...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This garden is lovely for a wander after lunch. The chapel is stunning, the gardens are restful and easy to navigate, lots of spots for quiet contemplation. Great view of the Lake and villas. Gives you a good idea of what life would have been...More

Thank Catherine B
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Nancy V
26 April 2017|
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Response from Whyatt G | Reviewed this property |
The opening hours on Sunday 30 April 2017, and daily between March and October, are 9.30am to 6.30pm. This may vary on Public Holidays and can be checked via the attraction's website.
Artem R
1 March 2016|
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Response from POTTERS-LONDON | Reviewed this property |
According to the website the gardens do not open until 24th March 2016.
18 December 2015|
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Response from AnaZad | Reviewed this property |
I visited it at the end of September, and yes, I also heard that it's closed in January.