Menaggio Information

Menaggio (Como)

Coordinates:46°1'0"N 9°14'0"E
Altitude:200 m. s.l.m.
Surface:13 km²
Density:240 ab/km²
Postal code:22017
Dialing code:0344
Patron Saint:Saint Stefano

Fortnightly market in Menaggio

Menaggio market2nd and 4th Friday morning of the month - Via Stoppani

Menaggio Useful Phones - (Dialing code Italy: +39)

Menaggio City HallVia Lusardi 26 - tel. 0344 36411
Menaggio Tourist officePiazza Garibaldi 3 - tel. 0344 32924
Menaggio Post officeVia Lusardi 48 - tel. 0344 369511
Menaggio HospitalVia Casartelli 7 - tel. 0344 33111
Pharmacy Dr.ssa KluzerVia Calvi 18 - tel. 0344 32051
Menaggio CarabineerVia Regina 13 - tel. 0344 369900

Fairs and festivals Menaggio

Flowers FeastMay
International Guitar FestivalAugust
Patron Saint dayDecember 26th - St. Stefano



Musso is a town rich with history: in the thirteenth century the area was the feud of Malacrida family, allies to the Duchy of Milan. In 1522, Gian Giacomo Medici, called the Medeghino, stormed the castle and enlarged the fortifications.


Lake Como Cuisine

Typical Lake Como cuisine

Dried Shad (Agone), called Missoltini or Missultin, were at one time a precious food for inhabitants of Lake Como, the particular processing allowed them to be conserved for more than a year, excellent traditional Lake Como cuisine.

Lario Cuisine



The most famous of Tremezzo's villas is Villa Carlotta, open to the public, surrounded by a wonderful Italian garden with a graceful fountain in front of the villa's entrance, box tree hedges, exotic and rare plants.