Would you like to travel with the cable railway or the funicular on Lake Como? Lario is surrounded by marvelous mountains and great panoramic points. The most particular and adrenaline-pumping way to reach these places is travelling with a cable railway.
If you are visiting Como you have tu enjoy enjoy the naturalistic beauties offered by our mountains from above.
Today we will tell you where you can find the funicular on Lake Como to live this experience.
The Como-Brunate funicular is the oldest on Lake Como: built in 1894, it connects Como and Brunate, one of the most popular places in our area. From Como, in 7 minutes, it is possible to reach Brunate, to go to a lot of panoramic points from which it is possible to observe the entire Western Alpine Arch, the Po Valley and the Apennines. This town is interesting also for architecture enthusiasts, because it is characterized by a lot of buildings in eclectic and liberty style. To find out the rates, timetables and promotions of the funicular just visit the official website of the funicular.
Argegno-Pigra cableway is more modern than the Como-Brunate one: built in 1971, it connects the Pigra and Argegno.
Pigra is a very small town, but it is possible to find one of the most interesting viewpoints of Lake Como. “Belvedere di Pigra” is about ten minutes from the funicular station, and from there you can observe a spectacular view.
In the small town near Como you can find a lot of walks and excursions, we recommend visiting the site of the Amici di Pigra Association to find out what you absolutely must not miss.
The times and prices of the cable car vary according to the season, if you want to know them to better organize your trip you can call and ask 031 821344
Come and say hello!
If you’re organizing a trip on Lake Como, don’t forget to come and greet us at Hotel Posta Moltrasio for a dinner at our La Veranda restaurant or for an aperitif on the shores of Lake Como at our Caffè Bellini! We are always ready to welcome you and help you organize your trip in Como