Discover the historic center of Lecco, tasting the gastronomic specialties.
A tour that combines the history, culture and gastronomy.
We will accompany you on an engaging Walking Tour through the streets of the historic center of the fascinating city of Lecco. We will admire the main places of the city, stopping to taste typical dishes of the Larian tradition and other specialties.
We will start our tour from Villa Manzoni, the ancient residence of the Manzoni family, now a literary museum. From here we will go to a renowned restaurant where we will have lunch with a typical local dish. Our tour will continue in the historic center, passing through the main shopping streets and beautiful squares: Piazza Garibaldi, where there is the Teatro della Società (theatre), Piazza XX Settembre which houses the Palazzo delle Paure (Palace of fears), home to exhibitions and the Lecco Mountain Observatory and Piazza Cermenati overlooking the lake. In the middle of the afternoon, after a tasty snack in a pastry shop, we will walk along the beautiful tree-lined promenade until we reach the Basilica of San Nicolò, the main place of worship in Lecco. The church is identified by the very high bell tower, which with its 96 meters in height is one of the highest bell towers in Italy. At the end of the tour, a fantastic aperitif in a place with a special atmosphere: an Irish pub where we will taste some excellent Irish beers.
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Lecco tasting tour – Lake Como Tourism