Villa Carlotta, Tremezzina
Visit Villa Carlotta, built in 1690, to see a decorated house and botanical garden filled with fine art. Admire views of Lake Como as you wander through the garden among camellias, century-old cedars, a rock garden, rhododendrons, and a bamboo garden. Discover 19th-century sculptures, including pieces by Canova and Thorvaldsen. On the villa's first floor, see Hayez's "The Last Kiss of Romeo and Juliet" painting--one the collection's masterpieces. Princess Marianne of the Netherlands bought this villa for her daughter in the mid-18th century, and the second floor features furniture, pictures, and decorations from that period. The ancient greenhouse is now a cafe. Pick up an audio guides, or ask about guided tours. Add Villa Carlotta and other attractions to your Tremezzina trip itinerary using our Tremezzina trip maker site .
Tours to Villa Carlotta
Lake Como Day Trip from Milan: Varenna, Bellagio, and Tremezzo BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $229
Duration: 9 hours
Italian Lakes and Switzerland Tour from Stresa: Three Lakes in One Day BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $68
Duration: 1 day
Villa Carlotta Reviews
A slice of history, amazing villa with beautiful paintings furniture and decorations . the gardens had sweet smelling roses, and an arcade of citrus trees. more »
Entry to this famous villa on Lake Como is only 8 euros for seniors and worth every penny. Perched high with great views over the lake you have to reach the Villa entrance via a series of steps that t... more »
I loved the view over to the lake. Combine that with the citrus fruit orchards and the amazing landscaping of this beautiful garden and you have a must see sight. Even my seven year old couldn't get enough of it, trying to capture all he could with his camera. Amazing place!
Beautiful villa and the gardens are well worth a visit. Well maintained. Good value for the money
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