Villa Fogazzaro Roi opens its doors for a relaxing day with the traditional picnic, readings for adults and children, guided tours.
Monday 22 April, from 11.30 to 18
visitors can enjoy a picnic with zero km products and local specialties in the hanging garden overlooking Lake Lugano. In the garden there will also be a corner where you can read poems, with books for adults and for children. Throughout the day it will be possible to take guided tours of the interior of the Villa.
FAI Member and resident in the Municipality of Valsolda: € 20
Full price: € 30
Reduced (children 6-18 years): € 18
The entrance ticket includes a guided tour of the villa, a picnic basket, a blanket, access to the reading area. Booking recommended.
How to get
Via the lake
Boarding from Lugano with public service (Navigation Company of Lake Lugano).
Boarding from Lugano and Porlezza with private service.
On the bus
From Como to Oria 60 minutes approx. with change in Menaggio or from Lugano station to Oria 15 minutes. Scheduled departures approximately every hour. For the winter schedule, click here:
Timetable Como – Menaggio SPTC10
Timetable Menaggio – Oria – Lugano SPTC12
From Como: follow the signs for Menaggio, Porlezza and Valsolda; continue for about four kilometers along the Strada Statale 340 towards Valsolda along the lake. Beyond Albogasio at the junction for Castello, is Villa Fogazzaro Roi.
From Lugano: follow the signs for the Dogana di Gandria and Oria. At the junction for Castello, Villa Fogazzaro Roi is located.
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