Destination guide

Travel to historic Veleso

Enjoy the history and other features of Veleso. This city is well-known for its waterfalls and lake. Villa del Balbianello and Villa Carlotta are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Veleso

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Veleso a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jungle Raider Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Argegno Cable Car to Pigra (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Pigra Cable Car (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Menaggio and Cadenabbia Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Menaggio Beach (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Lanzo Golf Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Veleso

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Veleso is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nesso Waterfalls (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Argegno Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Intelvi Valley (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Villa Melzi Gardens (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Villa Serbelloni (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • La Punta Spartivento (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)

Transportation options to and around Veleso

Fly into Lugano (LUG-Agno), the closest airport, located 14.7 mi (23.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.), which is 30.2 mi (48.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Veleso?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,348 holiday lettings near Veleso. From 383 Houses to 1,553 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Veleso is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Veleso?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Veleso:

  • Corenno Plinio: 19 holiday homes
  • Colico Piano: 159 holiday homes
  • Magadino: 18 holiday homes
  • Carona: 18 holiday homes
  • Pregassona: 51 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Veleso?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Veleso. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Palazzo dei Congressi: 972 holiday lettings
  • Como Albate-Camerlata Station: 2,667 holiday lettings
  • Fort Montecchio: 2,856 holiday lettings
  • Dervio Station: 3,161 holiday lettings
  • Segrino Lake Park: 3,014 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Veleso listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Veleso?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 383 Houses in Veleso. Our other popular types of Veleso holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,553 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 302 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 17 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Veleso?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 601 holiday homes with pool available in Veleso. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.