Built in 1690 by the Marquis Giorgio Clerici, the Villa got its name from “Carlotta” , prussian Princess , who received it as a dowry in1848 at her marriage with the Duke of Saxen Meiningen .
Spelndid park with some rare plants, famous for the large and colorful azaleas and rhododendrons .
colors of spring – Villa Carlotta – lake Como-Italy
In the Villa itself there are sculptures of Canova and Thorwaldsen.
Usually Opens every day, from
mid Mach to end of October 9.00 -18.00
In November from 9.00-11.30 amd 14.00-16.30 .
Car ferry services go to Cadenabbia every 30 minutes . Boats arrive and depart directly in face of the entrance of Villa Carlotta only i the summer period. There is also an all year boat service to Tremezzo, turn right and walk for 10 minutes.