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Villa del Balbianello is one of a number of elegant historic villas that sit directly on the water’s edge at Lake Como. On the tip of a small promontory on the lake’s western shore, Balbianello is particularly lovely, with luxurious interiors, scenic loggia, beautiful gardens, and romantic lake views.

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Via Comoedia 5, Tremezzina, Como, Italy, 22016
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Villa Balbianello and Flavors of Lake Como Walking and Boating Full-Day Tour

Villa Balbianello and Flavors of Lake Como Walking and Boating Full-Day Tour

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Capture the spirit of Lake Como on a walking tour of Bellagio and Varenna, two of the mid-lake region's most enchanting towns. Stop at a historic olive oil mill to taste one of the region's local specialties, accompanied by cured meats and wine. A Lake Como boat cruise takes you to visit Villa Melzi's lush gardens and the opulent Villa del Balbianello, including a traditional lunch at a lakefront restaurant.
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  • 7 hours
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$317.60
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$317.60

Sailing Experience on Lake Como with Private Skipper

Sailing Experience on Lake Como with Private Skipper

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The lake center of Lake Como is unique for its natural beauty and for the sumptuous ancient villas that overlook it, observing all this from the water offers the best point of view. My 38 foot boat will allow you to do it in comfort and total safety. Furthermore I will serve you a good Italian aperitif with a small tasting of Italian foods, if you want we can stop for a relaxing swim in the most exclusive places and also you will experience the thrill of sailing and relaxing in silence or listening to the music that you pleases
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$551.48
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$551.48
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The best of Como lake: Como city walking tour and Villa Balbianello

The best of Como lake: Como city walking tour and Villa Balbianello

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This full-day tour will start at 10:30 a.m. in Como city. We will show you the most important attractions of Como like the Cathedral, the San Fedele Church, the Roman city walls and towers and will bring you in the particular atmosphere of the charming Como lake town. After a short lunch break we will take a speed boat to Lenno (about 40 minutes), where the villa Balbianello is located. After the visit to the villa Balbianello and its garden, where the famous scenes from Star Wars and James Bond Casino Royal were filmed, we will visit the San Stefano Church with the 11th century's crypt. We will return with the normal boat (this trip takes 1,5h), to have a possibility to show you the most beautiful villas on the lake during the trip. We will finish our tour in the Como city at 18 p.m. Group type: private tour
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  • 9 hours
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$189.57
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$189.57

Lake Como, Bellagio And Varenna

Lake Como, Bellagio And Varenna

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Swap the city sights of Milan for the lakeside allure of Lake Como with this day trip from Milan. Showcasing the highlights of the glamorous northern lake, the excursion packs in a walking tour of Como town and a visit to Villa Olmo with a boat cruise to Bellagio and free time in Varenna. You’ll travel with a guide to get the lowdown on all the sights, and you’ll be back in Milan in time for dinner.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$97.66
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Lake Como Private Boat Tour

Lake Como Private Boat Tour

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Lake Como is among the most scenic of Italy’s northern lakes, lined with historic villas and gardens. With this boat tour, admire sights that are inaccessible by ferry or car and enjoy the flexibility of a private experience. Set off from Como to cruise past Villa del Balbianello and Villa Carlotta, snap photos of Tremezzo and Bellagio, and get a glimpse of the lake’s island and waterfall.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$666.38
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Como Lake Highlights - Villa Balbianello & Bellagio private full-day tour

Como Lake Highlights - Villa Balbianello & Bellagio private full-day tour

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Lake Como is home to dazzling villas and postcard-perfect villages, but getting around on your own can be confusing. With this private tour, save hours by navigating between highlights with a guide. Reach Villa Balbianello via speedboat for a guided tour of the lavish villa and gardens. Stop for a tasting at the most historic olive oil producer on the lake before a stroll through Bellagio and scenic ferry ride back to Como.
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  • 9 hours 30 minutes
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$224.04
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Sunset sailing on lake Como with private skipper

Sunset sailing on lake Como with private skipper

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Experience lake Como from a new perspective! Visit the most amazing coves, villas and towns of Lake Como on board of a 38ft sailing yacht.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$364.27
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Best of Lake Como: guided visit to Villa Carlotta + 1 h private watertaxi cruise

Best of Lake Como: guided visit to Villa Carlotta + 1 h private watertaxi cruise

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Make the most of your time on Lake Como with this tour that touches on the top sights in just a few hours. Enjoy a guided tour of Villa Carlotta and its botanical gardens, then set off on a lake cruise along the coastline from Tremezzo to marvel at Villa del Balbianello and round the island of Comacina. Skirt the opposite shore on the way back to admire Villa Melzi and Bellagio.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$147.30
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Villas and Flavors of Lake Como Walking and Boating Full-Day PRIVATE Tour

Villas and Flavors of Lake Como Walking and Boating Full-Day PRIVATE Tour

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This full day tour will allow you to discover the “pearls” of the mid lake area and view and visit some of the most famous waterfront villas, all accompanied with the tasting of delicious local products. A full day guided tour including: walking tour of Varenna, a visit to Villa Balbianello and Villa Melzi gardens, a relaxing private cruise, the sampling of olive oil at an original mill plus tastings of local cheese, cold cuts, wine, fish and pasta. The tour is PRIVATELY HELD and available for a maximum of 12 participants.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$821.48
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LA DOLCE VITA : BELLAGIO CRUISE & VILLAS + Michelin Lunch

LA DOLCE VITA : BELLAGIO CRUISE & VILLAS + Michelin Lunch

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Experience unique natural beauty, as you cruise down the lake through the very center and beating heart of Lake Como, admiring its XIX villas and noble mansion onboard our venetian water taxi. Satisfy your curiosity about the architectural features, culture and history of the hamlet stepping off the boat in Bellagio. Experience the true flavor, the sounds, the smells and the very life of this enchanting village and its surrounding walking through its picturesque steep stone alleys admiring the elegance of its boutiques. Enjoy local dishes at a lakefront restaurant and mingle with locals and your new travel companions over a glass of red wine. Stroll along the magnificent gardens of Villa Melzi to relax and finish creating your unforgettable Italian memory.
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  • 2 hours
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$212.55
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A private evening cruise on lake Como

A private evening cruise on lake Como

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Experience stunning Lake Como at its most picturesque during this private, sunset cruise. Travel aboard a Venetian-style boat and enjoy an onboard aperitivo with wine. Get a first-hand view of renowned attractions like Villa Erba and Villa del Balbianello while watching the sunset. Tours include possible departures from Como, Cernobbio or Blevio.
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  • 2 hours
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$360.89
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Boat Tour - Historic Villas

Boat Tour - Historic Villas

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A day of relaxation, art and culture to discover the most famous and beautiful Villas of Lake Como. You will visit Villa Carlotta, famous for its art works and the immense botanical garden that surrounds it. Then you can visit Villa Balbianello in Lenno, you will be enchanted by its amazing garden with its famous statues. Then you will visit the beautiful Gardens of Villa Melzi D'eril in Bellagio with its incredible variety of plants.
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  • 4 hours
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$379.15
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$379.15
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Best of Lake Como - Full day boat tour from Como

Best of Lake Como - Full day boat tour from Como

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A panoramic transfer by minivan to Tremezzo for a guided tour of Villa Carlotta followed by a private water taxi cruise to admire Villa del Balbianello and the Comacina Island. Explore and enjoy Bellagio and then depart for a long cruise back to Como to relax admiring the spectacular mountains and the stunning villas.
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  • 8 hours
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$365.01
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LA DOLCE VITA : Lake Como 1h Cruise + Villa Balbianello (Guided Tour)

LA DOLCE VITA : Lake Como 1h Cruise + Villa Balbianello (Guided Tour)

Experience unique natural beauty, as you cruise down the lake from Varenna through the very center and beating heart of Lake Como. Admire the XIX villas and noble mansions. Satisfy your curiosity about the architectural features, culture and history of Villa Balbianello stepping off the boat for a 1h guided tour of it, one of the main tourist attractions of Lake Como, built on a suggestive promontory overlooking the lake. Set for numerous film scripts: the second episode of the Star Wars saga (2002) and Martin Campbell's Casino Royale with the charming James Bond. The tour ends at the Villa giving you the opportunity to have lunch at one of the many enchanting lakeside restaurants in Lenno. Frequent are the public boats that will take you back to Bellagio.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$224.04
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Nativity Hiking Tour: from Tremezzina to Villa Balbianello

Nativity Hiking Tour: from Tremezzina to Villa Balbianello

The Lake Como Christmas Light is going to light up 80 towns along the shores of the Lake Como, creating “the most beautiful nativity scene in the world”. A special section is dedicated to Solidarity in the presence of voluntary associations which will present their activities. Our Tour is a wonderful opportunity to discover Lake Como in its Christmas atmosphere, discovering corners that from a crib seems to have come out. We'll visit Villa Mainona, where we admire the Nativity scenes of the voluntary Association "Gli Amici del Presepe di Tremezzina". From Tremezzo, walking along a path through the small typical villages, we reach Villa Balbianello, a world famous Villa where we can admire some handmade cribs of the same voluntary Association. Every village and town on Lake Como is colorful and full of light during this time of the year, we wait for you to live the magic!
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.68
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Full-Day Como Lake Highlights Private Tour from Milan

Full-Day Como Lake Highlights Private Tour from Milan

One of the most fascinating destinations in northern Italy, a land full of beauty and ancient history, with breathtaking nature: this is Como Lake, a body of water that has enchanted all people who have passed through here over the centuries. With its scenic routes, its villages overlooking the lake, its hidden natural corners, including waterfalls, beaches, villas, it will be enchanting to move along the coast, admiring the panorama of the peaks that are reflected in the lake. You will visit Como, Tremezzo and/or Cernobbio, depending on the option you will choose at the moment of the reservation. A stop for lunch is included ( meal at your own expense )
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  • 10 hours
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$770.63
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$770.63
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Lake Como and its villas tour

Lake Como and its villas tour

The soothing and elegant atmosphere of Lake Como is inimitable. Since the Roman age, it has been a leisure location for aristocrats and still, due to the quite impervious configuration, it has not been reached by the mass tourism. From the Renaissance to the Napoleonic age, wealthy families, clergymen and politicians have built here their summer residences. This exclusive guided tour will take you along the lakeside, to discover some of these art treasures: Villa del Balbianello, Villa Erba, Villa Carlotta and Villa Melzi d'Eril, also famous for its garden. You will be astonished by their beauty and by the harmony between architecture and landscape. After just one day, a light will be shining forever in your eyes and your soul.
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  • 7 hours
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$603.93
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Full-Day Lake Como Private Guided Day Trip with Cable Car Ride

Full-Day Lake Como Private Guided Day Trip with Cable Car Ride

Como is an elegant and vital town: its center is always animated all year round. Its lakeside charm and the sophisticated beauty, the panoramas as far as the eye can see from Brunate, the enchanting villas overlooking the lake make it a very popular destination. You will meet your guide on location and wonder around the city center,enjoying the highlights of the town and then you will take a cable ride to Brunate and return. After this, you will proceed to Cernobbio well known for the presence of many prestigious villas as well as the enchanting panoramas. Last, you will visit Villa Carlotta, in Tremezzo, Villa Carlotta where nature and human ingenuity coexist harmoniously in a natural basin, between lake and mountains. The Villa is surrounded by an Italian garden, facing the breathtaking scenery of Bellagio. A stop for lunch is included ( at your own expense )
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  • 10 hours
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$772.18
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Private Full-Day Trip along Como Lake by Boat from Milan

Private Full-Day Trip along Como Lake by Boat from Milan

You will depart from Milan to reach Como where you will enjoy a 6 hours cruise experience tour that really enables you to live Como Lake in a deep way. You will be able to see all the nicest location on the lake and get off the boat different times to see its best spots. The itinerary includes some time to get off the boat. A tour of the gardens in Villa Balbianello is a must, as well as a walk in the villages of Bellagio and Varenna. There are a lot of nice locations to choose as far as the restaurant is concerned, with beautiful views and nice local cuisine. If you are a lover of the Villas, you can also plan a tour of Villa Melzi, on the shores of Bellagio, or Villa Carlotta, in Tremezzo village. A swim in the best spots of the lake is also possible.
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  • 8 hours
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$924.13
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LAKE COMO Hiking Experience, from Villa Carlotta to Villa Balbianello

LAKE COMO Hiking Experience, from Villa Carlotta to Villa Balbianello

Unique experience guided by a TRUE LOCAL GUIDE,( NADIA, Nature Hiking Guide licensed AIGAE, the Official Italian Association for Nature Hiking Guides) Visit of Villa Carlotta and Villa Balbianello, two of the most beautiful and famous villas on Lake Como. Walk along the "Greenway of the Lake", an ancient path that connected the lakeside from Como to Colico. Visit of the rural villages, tasting of local specialties in a typical Restaurant overlooking the Lake.
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  • 1 day 6 hours
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$76.60
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$76.60

Walking tour: Tremezzo, Isola Comacina , Villa Balbianello

Walking tour: Tremezzo, Isola Comacina , Villa Balbianello

At 9:30 starts our walking tour from Tremezzo, typical village looking the central part of the lake, in front of Bellagio and Varenna. We walk from Tremezzo to Ossuccio through an ancient connection road, the "Greenway of the lake" discovering gentle paths, hidden corners of local history and enchanting lake views. We reach Ossuccio and from there the Comacina island by public boat. Comacina island is the only one island of Lake Como, one of the most interesting archeological sites in northern Italy for the early Middle Ages. The area, called Zoca de l'Oli for its mild climate, is covered by mediterranean vegetation and olive trees for the production of local oil. From Comacina Island return trip by public boat to Ossuccio, from Ossuccio by walk to Villa Balbianello, in Lenno. Villa Balbianello is located on a wooded promontory on Como lake. This elegant, romantic 18th century mansion and its magnificent garden have hosted writers and travelers, including Guido Monzino, the last owner.
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  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.91
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Private Tour: Lake Como From Milan with Private Driver and Private Boat

Private Tour: Lake Como From Milan with Private Driver and Private Boat

Waste no time on a day trip to Lake Como, and see the sights of the glamorous Italian lake with your own private driver. With round-trip hotel transport direct from your Milan hotel included, the day trip is set up perfectly for a hassle-free day on the lake. Check off highlights such as Villa Balbianello in Lenno where scenes from Star Wars films were set, and take the ferry to beautiful Bellagio. You can even opt to cruise aboard a luxurious private boat before your return to Milan.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$616.50
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$616.50
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Full Day Lake Como

Full Day Lake Como

Discovering one of the most beautiful lakes in the world: between breathtaking views, art and fun. ENRICO LIMOUSINE SERVICE would be happy to plan your journey, with professionalism and dedication. Thanks to highly qualified staff, we are able to guarantee quality services for wonderful Tours around Italy. Luxury Cars • Day And Multiday Tours • Cars or van 7/8 pax • English speaking drivers • Free WIFI onboard • Airport transfers
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$671.68
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Lake Como: Venetian-style Boat Cruise to Villas (small groups only)

Lake Como: Venetian-style Boat Cruise to Villas (small groups only)

Cruise on Lake Como! prepare yourself to spend a day truly as a VIP! Small groups for a unique and authentic experience. Jump on a beautiful Venetian-style boat used only for our group. Most of the proposals on the lake generally offer transits by regulars crowded ferries that do not allow a good view of the beauties around.This tour lasts about 4 hours: 3 hours total on board + stops in Varenna and Bellagio. No crowd, no stress ... Just you, your driver and your thoughts! 15-minutes coffee break in Varenna before the best part of the cruise: Villa Carlotta, Villa Balbianello, Villa La Cassinella and many other beautiful architectures and stunning landscapes. Don't forget to toast to Life with a glass of Prosecco while you stare at this romantic views! You'll then meet Isola Comacina, a little islands rich in history and nature before arriving in Bellagio, "The Pearl of Lake Como", Here you stop for about 1 hour and you're free to visit around with our map (designed by us!).
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$199.07
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Should I book Villa del Balbianello tickets in advance?
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Villa del Balbianello can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Villa del Balbianello costs USD 74.68. Guided Villa del Balbianello tours start around USD 74.68 per person.
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