Non Solo Lago products: wine with regional geographical indication for the Lario region

WINE WITH REGIONAL GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION FOR THE LARIO REGION Wine making in the Lake Como area has very ancient origins. For centuries, these areas produced wines regarded as light and refreshing. However, from the end of the nineteenth century winemaking experienced a sharp decline, which was caused by the appearance of new diseases and pests,[…]

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Brunedo Itinerary – Giovo Pass (road open to vehicles)

Would you like to discover all the itineraries of Lake Como area? Click on Brunedo to download the track – Non Solo Lago to see the itineraries list Description Distance: 6,4 km Duration: 2.00 hours Altitude of departure: 1320 mts Altitude of arrival: 1706 mts Ascent: 386 mts Descent: 0 mts Low difficulty – Easy trial on unpaved road[…]

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Non Solo Lago products: Braschin, typical dessert of the Albano valley

BRASCHIN, TYPICAL DESSERT OF THE ALBANO VALLEY In the Lake Como area, between Dongo and Garzeno, migration to and then home from Sicily in the 17th century had a significant influence on the life of the community. This region produces a focaccia bread born out of ancient Sicilian traditions: braschino. The difference between this and[…]

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Brunedo Itinerary – Giovo Pass – Hiking Itinerary in Valle Albano park, Lake Como

Would you like to discover all the itineraries of Lake Como area? Today I am happy to present to you an hiking itinerary in the heart of the Valle Albano park leading from Brunedo to Giovo Pass. Click Brunedo to download the track – Non Solo Lago to see the itineraries list Description Distance: 4,6 km Duration: 1h45 Altitude[…]

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Non Solo Lago products: honey

HONEY IN NORTH LAKE COMO (Alto Lario) The uniqueness of the honey of this area stems mainly from the variety of plant species available to the bees; the Alto Lario area in fact, despite being located in the Alpine foothills, is home to an almost Mediterranean and varied flora thanks to the mitigating presence of the[…]


Non Solo Lago products: cheeses

Discover with Non Solo Lago the best of Lake Como area products, starting with cheese. LARIANO DI LATTERIA Soft cheese produced between May and September, although you can enjoy forms throughout the year. As goats often share pasture with cows, it can contain up to 30% goat’s milk. The cheese takes its name from the[…]

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The Sommafiume Shelter: to the Valle Albano springs – October 8th

The itinerary departs from the Passo del Giovo pass (1706m). The walk is quite easy and sets out on an easy path that enables you to go right to the head of the Valle Albano, crossing meadows and shrub lands, as well as some small streams embedded in little valleys that cut across the southern[…]

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Local products – Lake Como – Non Solo Lago project

Non Solo Lago products Purchasing NON SOLO LAGO products means supporting the small producers of the Alto Lario area who, despite economic and technical difficulties, continue to do a job which is crucial and of great cultural value, thus helping to preserve the biological varieties of this land. The produce of the area has unique[…]

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Sustainable mobility: means of transport alternative use in Alto Lario – Lake Como

Can a tourist destination be as accessible as sustainable? It seems an oxymoron or almost a challenge, but it’s possible to connect this two aspects to get a perfect match. The trick? A right mobility for environment. Today, there are various options: slow tourism, alienating activities in which it’s possible to enjoy every moment of[…]

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Discovering the Valle Albano Park during S. Jorio celebration 7th of August

The 7th of August is a very special date for the Alto Lario (North Lake Como), in particular for the Valle Albano  that was in the past one of the most important path connecting Lake Como to the rest of the world, starting with Switzerland. Hiking Como Lake invites you to discover with their guide[…]