Villas and Parks

There are vast numbers of old palaces and villas of spectacular architecture - some dating from the 17th century - in and around Tremezzina. As well as enjoying the charming landscape one can also find and admire the many masterpieces of art and architecture for which the area is internationally famed.

The "„Villa Carlotta", internationally renowned for its magnificent park, is a masterpiece of architecture and botany, where fragrant azaleas, thriving rhododendrons, lemon trees and banana, bamboo, coffee and tea plants compete with each other for the visitor's attention. Each room in the villa has is its own special piece of antiquity, which include works of art by Canova and Hayez. 

Abou 4 Km. far away from Tremezzo, There is Lenno with the marvellous Villa "Balbianello", which dates from the 17th century, today property of FAI. The Villa is Know as Villa of JAMES BOND (for the movie Casino' Royal).

There are also al lot of private villas around the area and don't forget  to walk through Parco TERESIO OLIVELLI, in Tremezzo, which is new restailed in summer 2009.