The phenomenon which is Cirque du Soleil is visiting northern Italy throughout November, December and February. From the 14-18 November they are performing their Alegria show in Mediolanum Forum in Milan. On the 23 and 24 February 2013 they are returning to perform their Michael Jackson show at the same venue in Milan.
Milan centre is a 45 minute drive from Lake Como making it easily accessible for either a day or night out.
If these dates do not coincide with your time on the lake, there are also performances in Turin which is reachable within 2 hours by car in December and earlier in February.
Lake Como attracts a range of nationalities with a wide selection of cultural attractions around the City of Como, in the city of Lugano on the neighbouring Lake Lugano and of course Milan. There are an endless array of events, festivals and shows throughout the year to enjoy from your home or base on Lake Como.