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Como, Lombardy, Italy

How much does it cost to travel to Como?

You should plan to spend around $231 (€214) per day on your vacation in Como. This is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors.

Past travelers have spent, on average for one day:

  • $65 (€60) on meals
  • $15 (€14) on local transportation
  • $315 (€293) on hotels

A one week trip to Como for two people costs, on average, $3,228 (€2,995). This includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

All of these average travel prices have been collected from other travelers to help you plan your own travel budget.

  • Average Daily Cost Per person, per day
  • One Week Per person
  • 2 Weeks Per person
  • One Month Per person
  • One Week For a couple
  • 2 Weeks For a couple
  • One Month For a couple
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How much does a one week, two week, or one month trip to Como cost?

A one week trip to Como usually costs around $1,614 (€1,497) for one person and $3,228 (€2,995) for two people. This includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

A two week trip to Como on average costs around $3,228 (€2,995) for one person and $6,456 (€5,989) for two people. This cost includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

Please note, prices can vary based on your travel style, speed, and other variables. If you're traveling as a family of three or four people, the price per person often goes down because kid's tickets are cheaper and hotel rooms can be shared. If you travel slower over a longer period of time then your daily budget will also go down. Two people traveling together for one month in Como will often have a lower daily budget per person than one person traveling alone for one week.

A one month trip to Como on average costs around $6,917 (€6,417) for one person and $13,834 (€12,834) for two people. The more places you visit, the higher the daily price will become due to increased transportation costs.

Independent Travel

Traveling Independently to Como has many benefits including affordabilty, freedom, flexibility, and the opportunity to control your own experiences.

All of the travel costs below are based on the experiences of other independent travelers.

Is Como expensive to visit?

Prices in Como are reasonable and comparable to your average travel destination. Hotels, food, and sightseeing are generally within normal price ranges.

Within Europe, which is known to be an expensive region, Como is a moderately priced destination compared to other places. The overall cost of travel here is fair for the region and comparable to Zermatt or Lausanne.

For more details, and to find out if it's within your travel budget, see Is Como Expensive?

How much money do I need for a trip to Como?

The average Como trip cost is broken down by category here for independent travelers. All of these Como travel prices are calculated from the budgets of real travelers.

Category Cost
Accommodation 1 (Double Occupancy) 293 ($315)
Local Transportation 1 14 ($15)
Food 2 60 ($65)
Tips and Handouts 1 2 - 5 ($2 - 6)
Accommodation Budget in Como
Average Daily Costs

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The average price paid for one person for accommodation in Como is $158 (€146). For two people sharing a typical double-occupancy hotel room, the average price paid for a hotel room in Como is $315 (€293). This cost is from the reported spending of actual travelers.

  • Accommodation1 Hotel or hostel for one person
  • Accommodation1 Typical double-occupancy room

Hotel Prices in Como

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Actual Hotel Prices
The average hotel room price in Como based on data provided by Kayak for actual hotel rooms is $175. (Prices in U.S. Dollars, before taxes & fees.)

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Transportation Budget in Como
Average Daily Costs

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  • The cost of a taxi ride in Como is significantly more than public transportation. On average, past travelers have spent $15 (€14) per person, per day, on local transportation in Como.

  • Transportation1 Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.

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Food Budget in Como
Average Daily Costs

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  • While meal prices in Como can vary, the average cost of food in Como is $65 (€60) per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in Como should cost around $26 (€24) per person. Breakfast prices are usually a little cheaper than lunch or dinner. The price of food in sit-down restaurants in Como is often higher than fast food prices or street food prices.

  • Food2 Meals for one day


Tips and Handouts Budget in Como
Average Daily Costs

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  • The average cost for Tips and Handouts in Como is $3.82 (€3.55) per day. The usual amount for a tip in Como is 5% - 15%.

  • Tips and Handouts1 For guides or service providers

Como On a Budget
Como Como, Italy
At the foot of the jagged cliffs of the Alps lies an expanse of shimmering waters made a golden white by the sun and pockmarked by sailors. Its blue waters beckon you to come forth and dive deep into the mystic body of Lago di Como, or Lake Como. With an area of 146 square kilometers, Lake Como is the third largest lake in Italy, right after Lake Garda and Lake Maggiore. The lake was originally named by the Romans after the city of Comum, now presently called Como. Lake Como is shaped into an inverted "Y," with towns like Como, Lecco, Bellagio, Menaggio and Lierna situated around it.

Since Roman times, Lake Como has always attained an air of gentry, attracting aristocrats due to its gorgeous landscape and Mediterranean climate. Since then, Lake Como has been an upscale resort area where many famous individuals have situated their vacation homes, such as George Clooney and Sylvester Stallone. Whether you look to explore chic boutiques or five-star restaurants, Lake Como is a playground for everyone. Splurge and splash on the waters of Lake Como!
If you decide to venture to the area of Lake Como, you must be sure to delve into its exquisite waters! With over 400 meters deep, Lake Como boasts in being the deepest lake throughout Europe. As the area of the lake extends over varying geography, the shores of Lake Como are diverse and unique. Whether you are looking for a grassy stretch of beach at Lido di Argegno or a more pebbly beach of San Giovanni beach, the amenities and regulations for each beach differ widely, so be sure to do your research ahead of time! Due to Lake Como's popularity, many towns offer a vast selection of watersports for their visitors, such as waterskiing, sailing, and surfing. As the stretch of this lake is so enormous, it is not advised that anyone should attempt to swim across it. Moreover, as water tests in 2007 showed the lake having 68 times the accepted level of colony forming bacteria, be weary of swimming in the lake as it may cause skin infection to bathers. Nevertheless, Lake Como is safe to swim in and thousands of people per year do so. Whether you seek to swim, surf, or sail, Lake Como is a slice of paradise!

Food and Dining
With a sunset terrace to watch the ever-changing colors of Lake Como to a rich menu with the reinvented flavors of Italy, La Darsena is a highly sought-after restaurant that seeks to bring its patrons a once-in-a-lifetime dining experience. Founded by chef Marcello, La Darsena is designed in a sleek and elegant form with glass walls that off a breathtaking overlook of Lake Como. As the items on the menu are only made from the finest ingredients found within Northern Italy, the meals offered change depending on the season. Be that as it may, La Darsena offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner as well as delicious wine-tasting events. Due to its refined architecture, La Darsena is a perfect place to hold weddings, anniversaries, and other events. Some of the main entrees include creamy risotto with leek cream and champagne with veracious clams and yuzu, craft beer-marinated suckling pig with roasted potatoes and wild apple mousse, and loin of venison marinated in red wine, cooked in low temperature with light horseradish sauce, red cabbage, and apple compote. Enjoy the eccentric flavors of La Darsena!

While within the town of Como itself, or other cities around Lake Como, most destinations can be reached by foot. To travel from town-to-town is most easily done by public transportation. Efficient systems for trains and buses are found throughout Lake Como, and you can easily travel to such far-reaching places like Switzerland or Milan. There are also rental services for bicycles and cars, but travelers should be careful when riding or driving as the roads are often steep and bendy. Ferries and boats can also take you to many magnificent places while giving its passengers beautiful views of Lake Como. Have a wonderful time!


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1 Categories averaged on a per-item basis.
2 Categories averaged on a per-day basis.
For example, the Food2 daily average is for all meals for an entire day, while Entertainment1 is for each individual purchase. Thus, the overall daily average cost is not a summation of the individual categories.