Pigra is a village in the Como's province which is about 700 meters above the sea level. Placed above Argegno, one of the most characteristic and famous villages of the Lake Como's western shore, it is easily accessible by the cable car reopened in June of 2011. This cable car connects Argegno and Pigra, about 450 meter of drop in few minute.
It is about half an hour from our Hotel Located in Moltrasio, but if you are going to visit the Sanctuary of the "Madonna del Soccorso" (Sanctuary of Relief) in Ossuccio, a stage that we always recommend to our guests, you are going to think you are catapulted into a completely different dimension, almost out of reality.
Yes, even when having a milder and a definitely dryer climate than the rest of northern Italy, every now and then even here it rains. When we wake up and it’s all grey skies outside, the most frequently asked question at the reception is: ‘what shall we do at Lake Como when it rains? Here you'll find some good ideas!
Lake Como offers a lot of itineraries, walks and essential visits. One of the most important destination is Villa Carlotta. Today we will tell you how to reach this fantastic destination leaving from Hotel Posta Moltrasio and what you can find in Villa Carlotta.