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Villa del Balbianello

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Why locals love it

Villa Balbianello, owned by Giudo Monzino, one of the last explorers of our period, is also famous because here was settled one of the most romantic scene of Star Wars. Its position, with a stunning view on the lake, makes this villa unforgettable for those who come to visit.

Why you should visit it

Discover Guido Monzino Museum, with statues from all over the world. He collected them during his expeditions. See the sled he used when he reached the Polar Circle. Visit the library with big Geographic Maps where he planned his trips, or just enjoy the lake from the beautiful garden.

Special tip

You can reach this villa on boat directly from Como, or walk in the wood from Lenno. When you reach Villa Balbianello the view is amazing!

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