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Orrido di Bellano

Via 25 aprile, Bellano, Italy
+39 338 524 6716
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A must when you are around

This is a real natural wonder. The water is so clearblue, the force of the waterfall immense. There... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Monroe, Michigan
Great for a short visit if in Bellano

We were staying in Bellano nearby the Orrido so we stoped by one afternoon. The Orrido is located... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Aliso Viejo, California
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“quick visit” (3 reviews)
“train station” (5 reviews)
“deep gorge” (2 reviews)
Via 25 aprile, Bellano, Italy
+39 338 524 6716
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is a real natural wonder. The water is so clearblue, the force of the waterfall immense. There is a nice walkway through the gorge. We realy loved it. Only downside for us was that there was no translation of any kind of information. At...More

1  Thank sgoorts
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Bellano nearby the Orrido so we stoped by one afternoon. The Orrido is located about a five minute walk away from the Bellano train station and the path is well marked so it would be hard to get lost. It's an...More

1  Thank MaikoG
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Did it on a Sunday afternoon in July. As expected we were not alone. It was a beautiful short walk and our 4-year old really enjoyed it.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 July 2017

A series of water falls and chutes carved over the millennia through the hillside gorge. They are accessed via man made walkways and steps. It is well worth the small entrance fee.

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This should be a "must-see" for anyone visiting Lake Como. The gorge cut by the river is absolutely spectacular and the force generated is astounding.

Thank michaelgI5528PJ
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We 'popped over' to Bellano by boat from Menaggio, and thought in terms of wandering around the place, enjoying the sunshine, sitting by the water, visiting the local churches, and experiencing the gorge. Glad we did. Good to go on market day. We took our...More

3  Thank robertaberdeen71
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Interesting, in short distance from the lake side. Visit takes half hour, no more. Good coffe. Perfect starting point for "Sentierro dell Viandante" - direction to Varenna

Thank Věra H
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This was a quick walk from our hotel and it was very interesting seeing the rock formations and the waterfalls up close. After leaving, we enjoyed getting lost on the side streets near by.

Thank JulesKirk14
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We were staying at the top of the footpath leading to the gorge so couldn't not do it. For about €5 each we went in and around the area climbing up and down. The water torrents down the gorge, over time making bowls out of...More

Thank Dil Y
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing! You can't miss it, together with the other 5 Stars of the Lake: Vezio Castle, Fuentes Fort, Piona Abbey, Montecchio Fort, Villa Monastero

2  Thank Barbara J
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Aliona K
3 June 2016|
Response from Magbada88 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, the walkway in some places is narrow but a baby carriage should pass, the problem is that there are stairs.