Private tour

Como: Private Opening of a Medieval Castle Over Lake Como

Activity provider: Slow Lake Como
Private tour

Como: Private Opening of a Medieval Castle Over Lake Como

Activity provider: Slow Lake Como

From US$ 183.20 per group up to 6

Take a private walk in nature to reach the top of Baradello hill. Visit the castle, the Tower of Time Museum, and admire the view from the castle’s terrace.

About this activity

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Duration 2 - 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Italian
Private group


  • Admire a 360° view of the city and Lake Como from the terrace
  • Walk through Spina Verde Park to reach the top of the hill
  • Enjoy exclusive access to Baradello Castle at your favorite time of the day
Full description
Pick your favorite time of the day for the doors of Castello Baradello to open exclusively for you. Would it be an energizing walk in the morning? Or a mysterious visit close to midnight? Or perhaps a romantic aperitivo watching the sunset? The choice is yours. Take an easy, scenic walk to reach the Baradello Castle, nestled in the greenery of a protected natural park. Immerse yourself in the history, nature and culture of the region. The castle is the symbol of Como and one of the most important historical monuments in the Lake Como area. Uncover the historical events of Northern Italy that the walls have been witnesses to. Discover the Tower of Time Museum. Enjoy a panoramic view of the city and its lake from the top of the castle's high tower. Enjoy private access to the terrace. Built by Emperor Federico Barbarossa on previous fortifications and located in a strategic and spectacular position, the Baradello Castle dominates the city and the southern area of the Lake.
  • Local guide
  • Castle entrance ticket
  • Entrance to the Tower of Time
  • Insurance
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People afraid of heights
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions

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Meeting point

Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water

Know before you go

  • The meeting point is Camerlata Pharmacy, Piazzale Camerlata 3b, 22100 Como. You can reach it easily with public transportation from Como downtown in 5 minutes. Bus CC1, CC8, C50, C52, C60, C62, C70, C74 (Piazza Camerlata stop)
  • Involves an easy walk that is suitable for most travelers
  • To receive a full refund, travelers may cancel up to 24 hours before the tour start date in the local timezone. No refunds will be given after that time period

Product ID: 402042