Lenno (Lombardy)

The small village of Lenno is part of Tramezzina, in Lombardy. It is located on the slopes of Mount Tremezzo. In Lenno is the sumptuous Villa del Balbianello, one of the greatest villas on the lake, famous for its gardens and for being the setting of one of the most memorable movie scenes ever. George Lucas chose this villa to film the Star War’s Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002).

Lombardy Highlights

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Where is Lenno

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Properties for sale in Lombardy

Semi-detached in Mezzegra
Country Home - Restored in Gambolo
Apartment in Lenno
Apartment in Lenno
Villa in Menaggio
Villa in Ossuccio
Villa in Argegno
Villa in Menaggio

Recipes From Lombardy


In this recipe, the traditional Mantova’s traditional tortelli di zucca filling of roasted pumpkin, cheese, and spices is used instead as the pasta sauce. 


A yeasty roll, filled with just the right amount of vanilla pastry cream, this not-too-sweet brioche is a classic Italian breakfast treat. 

A classic veal chop Milano style!
Tortelli o Ravioli di Zucca

What others are saying about Lombardy

@Mark D asks:

Noise from works

Can anyone advise how we get the work in the next apartment stopped?

English Speaking Agent north of Milan.

Would anyone have a realtor to recommend in the area around Varese or Bergamo?

Italian agencies are not being very responsive. We are cash buyers looking at 100k end of market for renovation.

How to become a tax resident in Italy?

We are an EU couple looking for a renovation project north of Milan, first home. We intend to move to Italy once a house is found, and my wife will freelance/ contract out of Italy for an NZ company.