Oasi del Bassone is a nature reserve with over 90 hectares of wooded areas, swamps and large meadows, located south of Como. This WWF oasis preserves many rare animal species like Red Frog or “Rana di Lataste”. Experts also count over 200 different types of birds: nesting species like Moorhen, Great spotted woodpecker, Mallard, Turtle dove, Wood pigeon and Porciglione as well as migrating category including Osprey, Crane and Marsh Harrier.
With its wide variety of birds and animal species, WWF Oasis of Bassone in Como is an attraction not to be missed for fans of hiking, photography and bird watching. This location provides variety of spots and panoramas absolutely deserving WWF protection, while various didactic panels placed along the paths accompany you during the visit to describe unique features of this location.
Bassone’s Oasis with its wide grassy expanses around small ponds is also a perfect destination for a relaxing walk or a picnic with the whole family. This natural reserve provides an ideal place to read a book or play sports, while children and teenagers can have fun or participate in various recreational activities, trips and excursions organized by local associations.
Park Hotel Como offers a perfect base to explore the Bassone Oasis that can be easily reached by car or public transport. Spend unmatched holiday around natural treasures of WWF Bassone Oasis and other parks of Como.