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Begun in 1876, this scenic square features a monument called "Weaver," which commemorates the 25th anniversary of Rome as a capital of the state, plus other important structures including the Teatro Adriano and Chiesa Valdese, built in a curious mix...more
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All reviews main square gelateria meeting point great square lots of shops focal point gelato lake como nice view of lake glass of wine train station visit como buskers town ferry cathedral lakeside
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great square in the centre of Como. Well laid with trees surrounded by a few bars and restaurants views of lake and town cathedral.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank PHE22
Reviewed August 22, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful place to stroll and casually relax and enjoy the beauty of the Piazza. We sat and enjoyed a cool drink and the shop window displays were so creative. So typical of Italy and its squares on a warm summer day.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 187su
Reviewed August 7, 2019

A very place and well worth incorporating into a city stroll. The whole town can be seen, in passing in under 2 hours. However if you really want to explore all the churches and pleasant squares leave a whole day.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Boquillon
Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

A beautiful square that gives you not only the view of the cathedral as well as views of lake Como. Lots of restaurants Nd bars, gelato stalls. The ferry landing is a short walk away. Great place to stroll around if you’re waiting for the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank BloggerLinda
Reviewed June 30, 2019

Great place to be. Always lots of families, local and tourists. Great selection of restaurants/bars for aperitivo. Different activities going on,sometimes a band or buskers. Great atmosphere.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank B1382ELdebram
Reviewed May 29, 2019

Piazza Cavour is where Como meets the lake. Many bars, restaurants, coffee houses line the adjacent shore and the Piazza right in the middle of it all!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Rob M
Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

Elegant and animated Piazza Cavour is Como's main square and a focal point of the city's historic center. It is a place to enjoy views of Lake Como and nature in all its glory !! One can also stand at the landscape and appreciate the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

This is the place to sit have a drink and watch the word go by loved it great square with great looks to lake and great bars

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 827martinob
Reviewed November 15, 2018

This is the main square in Como where you find several houses, restaurants, cafes and a good view of the lake too. The buses stop here, and the train station is also nearby. One can stroll around the place or relax at a café. McDonalds...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Enakshi C
Reviewed November 2, 2018

What a great place - central to lots of sights, the lake, restaurants, cafes, gelaterias, bars, shops, interesting little alleys, the Duomo, transport, banks...... you name it! Well worth visiting & allowing yourself a few hours to soak up the atmosphere & browse the shops....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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So sorry I missed this!! It’s right in Como - simple to walk to. Hope you had fun?!
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