Easter in Lake Como is an extra special event and a spectacular time to visit this one of a kind location. Whether you’re travelling solo or with your family this year, we’ve got some tips on how to ensure your Easter is truly magical.
Fiera di Pasqua in Viale Varese
Running from Holy Thursday to Easter Monday, the Easter market is the place to get your Easter Sunday off to a jovial start. Walk through the streets of Como to the sound of church bells ringing and watch as local families search for their festive fare. The Easter Market is located in Viale Varese, and offers a variety of traditional cuisine, local crafts, and, of course, an impressive array of painted eggs.
Lunch at Il Sereno
There’s no better way to enjoy a Sunday lunch than overlooking the iconic Lake Como at Il Sereno Al Lago, Il Sereno’s exceptional Michelin-star restaurant. The gourmet Easter menu crafted by the master Executive Chef Raffaele Lenzi is the ideal accent to a day spent with the ones you love. Treat your taste buds to dishes like cod’s ravioli, peas, and crispy bacon, or a scrumptious lamb’s shoulder, roasted artichokes, mint and pecorino cheese. Chef Lenzi has an extra special Easter dessert up his sleeve, so be sure to take a look at the mouth-watering menu and book your seat today!
Easter Egg Hunt in Como
This type of Easter egg hunt is not only for the little ones. Easter is taken very seriously in Lake Como, and the windows of every pastry shop in town make an effort to honour the tradition. Browse window displays decorated with traditional and homemade Easter eggs – all exquisitely painted and equally delicious. If you’re travelling from afar, these unique eggs make wonderful gifts for friends and family.
Dinner overlooking the Lake
Stop by our friendly concierge desk for recommendations on a variety of restaurants in the Lake Como area. Whether you’re looking for a quiet meal with a stunning view, a gourmet dish for two or a cosy spot that’s family friendly, our experienced team will be sure to point you in the right direction.
Easter is a time to celebrate both indulgence and family. What better place to do just that than a trip to one of the most beautiful places on earth? For the perfect Easter weekend in Lake Como, visit the Sereno Hotels website to find out more about planning a lakeside getaway with a difference.
Image Credit: Bianka Csenki, Annie Spratt, Ricardo Gomez Angel, Lauren and Abby Ross Photography, Henning Witzel.