Restaurant and Lodge Cacciatori, in the green mountain pasture of Esino Lario, with views of Lake Como

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Lake Como is famous for the numerous villas located on its shores and the mountains around it offering several suggestions for tours and walks or mountain bike.

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Trekking and Mountain biking

Situated inside the Grigne natural park, the restaurant is the ideal starting point for many walks, the most famous and well known is Sentiero del Viandante

For those who prefer biking, we have jotted down some suggested routes:

Alpe di Lierna e di Esino:

Take the path through the wood until you reach a small plateau at 1200 meters; keep going as far as “Bocchetta di Palagia” a beautiful view opens up in front of you: the branch of Como and Lecco lakes which are overlooked by the Croce Mountains and the Northern Grigna. During the summer period a traditional lodge is still active and sells local dairy products and cheese.
Time: 45 min
Challenging: Challenging, suitable for the fit and experienced hiker
Spread: 300 meter in altitude.

Antica mulattiera per il cainallo

From the restaurant, follow the path that leads to Alpe Lierna, after half an hour you will see a signpost to Natre-Cainallo.Climb the hill as far as Cainallo where you can admire the spectacular view of the Grigna and the upper Valsassina.
Time:1 hour
Challenging: reasonably challenging, suitable for an average fitness level
Spread: 400 meter in altitude.


Monte Foppe

Starting off from the restaurant, ride around the Monte Foppe until you get to the peak. From this point, you can admire, Bellagio, Menaggio and Tremezzo, as far as Colico and Dervio The last leg of your ride takes you through a magnificent conifer wood.
Time: 30 minutes
Challenging: The least challenging of our routes, suitable for children and the low to average fit
Spread: 100 meter in altitude.