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Where does the tour start?
You will receive the full meeting point details and a map after you finalize your booking, in a confirmation email.
Do I have to book my Free Tour?
Yes, it's necessary to book your Free Tour in order to receive the full meeting point details via email on time. This helps ensure an enjoyable experience and good coordination between guides and tour guests. Booking is free, quick, and easy!
Can I contact my guide?
Yes, you will be able to message your guide with any questions that you might have after making a reservation, up until the start of the tour.
Can I make a booking for a larger group?
Maybe! In order to keep the group sizes manageable, each guide sets their own limit of guests per booking and departure. Choose the Free Tour you want to book, select the number of people in your group, and see if there are any departures available that suit your needs.
Are Free Tours really Free?
Yes, with Free Tours, there's no set price; instead, the guides rely on the tips of participants to sustain their livelihoods. By contributing a fair amount that reflects the value you receive from the tour, you not only support the guides but also express your appreciation for their expertise and dedication.
Highlights of your trip!
Best Free Tours in Lecco
Nestled in Northern Italy, Lecco is a charming city renowned for its picturesque Alpine location and stunning lakeside views. Exploring Lecco is an incredible experience giving you the opportunity to immerse yourself in its history, culture, and natural beauty. To make the most of your visit, why not join one of the many free tours in Lecco available in the city? The Essential Lecco City Tour is an excellent starting point. This walking tour will take you through Lecco's historic center and famous landmarks, giving you the opportunity to discover the city with the help of an expert local guide. If you are looking for incredible scenic views, then the Lecco Lakefront Tour is the ideal choice. You'll take a leisurely walk along the shores of Lake Como, relishing the awe-inspiring views of the surrounding mountains whilst listening to fascinating insights into the area. For literary fans, the Manzoni Tour provides an extraordinary opportunity to discover more about the writer Alessandro Manzoni's life and work. Manzoni spent his formative years in Lecco, making this tour an essential experience for literature lovers. So, join us for a stroll through Lecco's charming streets and experience the city's rich history, culture, and natural beauty for yourselves.
Highlights of a Free Tour in Lecco
A free walking tour through Lecco's enchanting historical center is a must for anyone looking to experience the highlights and the hidden depths of this city. Most tours will begin at its heart, the Piazza XX Settembre which welcomes visitors with its vibrant atmosphere and colorful buildings. It's the perfect place to bask in the sun while enjoying a delicious coffee. The tour continues to the remarkable Basilica of San Nicolo, a stunning masterpiece of Baroque architecture adorned with intricate frescoes and sculptures. Another exciting stop on your tour is the historic Palazzo delle Paure, which now serves as a cultural center. You'll also stroll along the picturesque Lungolago promenade, where you can take in breathtaking views of Lake Como and the surrounding mountains. As you wander along the promenade, you'll encounter the poignant First World War Monument to the Fallen, a solemn reminder of the city's past. And not far from here is the imposing Medieval Visconti Tower, an architectural marvel that offers fantastic panoramic views of the city. With our expert local guides, you'll learn all about the city's art, history, and culture, and experience the city like a local. Don't miss this opportunity to discover Lecco's hidden gems and create unforgettable memories.
Things to Do in Lecco
Lecco is a delightful city that offers a range of experiences beyond its impressive landmarks. The natural beauty of Lake Como and the surrounding mountains draws admirers from all over the world. From hiking to swimming, boating to fishing, there are endless opportunities for adventure and exploration. While staying in Lecco, make sure you take the opportunity to indulge in the delectable local cuisine, which includes ice cream, hearty stews, and mouth-watering fresh fish from Lake Como. If you are interested in delving further into the city's history and culture, Lecco is home to a fascinating collection of museums known as the Civic Museums, which include a museum of natural sciences, a historical museum, and an art gallery, among others. Throughout the year, Lecco hosts some top-notch festivals, and if you are lucky enough to be in Lecco during one, then take the opportunity to soak up the celebratory atmosphere. Events include music festivals, theatrical performances, beer festivals, and an incredible Christmas market. If you feel the need to unwind, pay a visit to one of the spas and thermal baths in the city. With its breathtaking scenery, delicious cuisine, incredible history and culture, and an abundance of outdoor activities, this city has something to offer for everyone.