Lake Como sport for excellence is sailing, but is not the only one.
Crossed by winds known as the ” Breva ” , the breeze that blows from the south to the north, the territory of the Middle and Upper lake area is ideal for those who want to have fun with windsurfing, sailing, kite surfing, sup and wake ( wakeboard / wakesurf / wakeskate ) .
For lovers of horseriding you can go to riding schools and riding centres in Grandola , Porlezza and in Pian di Spagna . Sorico is an Interesting area, Mount Berlinghera especially for those who enjoy sports such as hang gliding or paragliding. Tandem flights are available for tourists who would like to try with an experienced guide.
Being on Lake Como surrounded by mountains , you can practice many sports such as: hiking, biking , climbing and winter snowshoeing and skiing. The variety of the Como area allows you to have both paths in the mountains with their peaceful trails in the plains , surrounded by greenery and away from traffic , such as those inside the Natural Reserve of Pian di Spagna , or the bike paths, over 8km through the nature reserve of Lake Piano. At the same Lake Piano you can birdwatch,staying overnight in the hut on the Reserve.