Villa Monastero - Varenna, Italy
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
N 46° 00.559 E 009° 17.130
32T E 522103 N 5095122
Quick Description: Villa Monastero was born from the continual restoration of the ancient Cistercian monastery dating from around 1208.
Location: Lombardia, Italy
Date Posted: 7/20/2013 1:35:48 PM
Waymark Code: WMHKM7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Where's George
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Long Description:
The garden represents probably the most famous attraction of Villa Monastero.

It is a real botanical garden along the eastern lakeside, on the coast that goes from Varenna to Fiumelatte. The garden is particularly interesting both for its historical value and for the richness and variety of plants, offering relaxed and wonderful views of the lake to visitors.
The "Official Tourism" URL link to the attraction: [Web Link]

The attraction’s own URL: [Web Link]

Hours of Operation:
Open March to November GARDEN FROM MONDAY TO FRIDAY from 9 am to 6 pm HOUSE MUSEUM and GARDEN SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS AND FESTIVE DAYS from 9 am to 6 pm


Admission Prices:
Garden 5€ House Museum and Garden 8€


Approximate amount of time needed to fully experience the attraction: Half of a day (2-5 hours)

Transportation options to the attraction: Personal Vehicle or Public Transportation

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