Valsolda is an Italian comune in the Province of Como in the Lombardy region with 1591 inhabitants ( 31 December 2012).
Valsolda lies on the northern shores of Lake Lugano.
The municipality has no center, but consists of a number of fractions ( districts ). Of these, some are located on the shores of Lake Lugano ( Cressogno, S. Mamete, Albogasio, Oria and Santa Margherita - on the opposite shore, south of the lake ), others on the mountain slopes ( Loggio, Drano, Puria, Dasio and Castello).
Valsolda is located on State Road 340 from the Swiss border to the place Cressogno leads a newly built tunnel under the Valsoldatal by ( 7 km Statale Regina 340). After over 25 years of construction and over again made shifts the tunnel was opened in October 2012.