We stopped by Lake Como on our way to Switzerland. 9 Best Things to Do in Lake ComoDuomo of Como – Like many other Italian cities, Como has a duomo, a cathedral with beautiful Gothic and Renaissance architecture. (Piazza del Duomo, 22100 Como CO, Italy, map) Funicular Ride to Brunate (Faro Voltiano Lighthouse) – take a funicular ride and then hike up the rest for the most breathtaking views of Lake Como. Bellagio – Visit the Enoteca Principessa winery Villa del Balbianello Varenna – a small town on Lake Como. Go Boating – enjoy the beautiful lake via boat.