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Magnificent views

Definitely take the time to make the trek up this mountain (some switch back roads, but very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mortgagemachine
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plano, tx
Called "The Balcony of Italy" for the views, nice addition to a motorcycle ride in the mountains.

The attraction is the view from the top of the mountain and the drive or ride to arrive there. A... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2017
JohnInItaly
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Santa Cruz, California
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely take the time to make the trek up this mountain (some switch back roads, but very passable) because you will not regret it. Views were breathtaking and gorgeous.

Thank mortgagemachine
Reviewed October 12, 2017

The attraction is the view from the top of the mountain and the drive or ride to arrive there. A motorcycle friend suggested this as a lunch stop on a day ride to and from Lake Como. There was some traffic, but generally a nice...More

Thank JohnInItaly
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Decided to take a drive up whilst holidaying at Lake Como, was not expecting the spectacular views....there are a few villages with restaurants etc en route and once arrived the temperature dropped by 12 degrees. Take a jacket and some drinks and just take in...More

Thank RichCymrufach
Reviewed July 28, 2017

A very pleasant restaurant for a summers lunch & a drink on the patio when exploring the Sighignola look out area . Generous car parking across the road. Popped in for a brunch on the run & a G&T x 2 .. Service was excellent...More

Thank warner392
Reviewed July 23, 2017

On the Swiss/Italian border high above a forest drive - could do with a revamp. Great views towards Lake Lugano and distant Alps. We could not see Lake Como as suggested.

Thank HeidiSomersetUK
Reviewed January 5, 2017

A great point and a fantastic view on a clear day over Lake lugano and surrounding mountains. Very exposed on a windy day but beautiful the same

Thank exiledblue
Reviewed October 6, 2016

A very special place. The pictures do not really do it justice and the view of a clear day is majestic. You almost feel you are on a plane. Getting here was quite a job through a long and very tortuous road but if you...More

Thank Sanjaya_Wijeyekoon
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Not much to say but you have to do this . It's like you are on the top of the world . My companions - two Silverfox took some prosscco and what a great idea . I have never even seen a view like it...More

Thank TheDoodles2014
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

What a stunning view. We had several days out from our Argengo base including Bellagio, Lugano and Como and of all the places we stumbled across this was the highlight of our holiday. A definite must!

Thank NeilandShar
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Got here at about 12 on a clear day. The view is stunning. In fact, I think this is the best view I have seen in my life. On a clear day, you can see the hills on the coast of the Mediterranean, Matterhorn, Monte...More

Thank Maarten_Robben
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