Lake Como, Milan & St Moritz including The Bernina Express

Lake Como, Milan & St Moritz including The Bernina Express

Lake Como, Milan & St Moritz including The Bernina ExpressItaly
Fully GuidedFully Guided
77 Nights
B&B (+1)
Transport: Flights & TransfersFlights & Transfers

    Your Guided Group Holiday To Lake Como  

    Explore Lake Como to experience its dramatic scenery, rich culture and incredible weather. On this holiday, we’ll uncover the best of Lake Como including a relaxing boat tour with a stop at one of the most picturesque lakeside towns of Bellagio. We’ll also discover the delights of the Italian and Swiss Alps on a unique sightseeing journey on the Bernina Express and visit the Alpine towns of Tirano, Chiavenna and St. Moritz. Another day trip will take us into one of Italy’s trendiest cities, Milan, to see the world’s oldest shopping mall and the stunning Duomo di Milano. On each day trip and throughout your Italy holiday, you’ll also have plenty of free time to relax or explore on your own with helpful recommendations from your expert guide.

    Please note : Stays in the Grand Hotel Menaggio are on a bed & breakfast basis.

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    Trip Itinerary

    Activity Level 2

    Activity Level: Leisurely

    What does this level mean?


    Travel to Italy


    Transfer to Tremezzo or Menaggio

    Upon landing in Italy, we will be met by our local representative in the arrivals area of the airport, who will escort us to our hotel in the pretty lakeside town of Tremezzo or Menaggio. As we travel our guide will share some information about the local region, suggest activities for us to enjoy and answer any questions we may have.

    Boat Trip Around Lake Como


    Explore Lake Como

    Time: MorningMorning

    After breakfast we set off by boat to discover the towns and villas dotted along the scenic shoreline of the Lake. Set at the intersection of the three branches of the Lake, a stop in the town of Bellagio is a highlight for many visitors.

    At Leisure

    Time: AfternoonAfternoon

    We have the afternoon to relax and enjoy Lake Como's charms. Shop, sightsee at your own pace or sit by the lake and take in the incredible views.



    Excursion to Milan

    Time: Full DayFull Day

    After breakfast, join our guide and travel by coach to Italy's northern capital and fashion hub; Milan. Our guided tour will provide a fascinating overview of the city, passing the impressive Piazza del Duomo and Cathedral, and the world's oldest shopping mall, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II (all viewed from outside). After the tour, enjoy some free time to refuel with a freshly made panino and an Italian coffee, before hitting the shops or visiting some of Milan's numerous museums and art galleries.

    At Leisure


    Free Time at Lake Como

    Time: Full DayFull Day

    Today, we will have a full day to relax and enjoy the charms of Lake Como. Our local guide will be happy to suggest activities to suit your interests and advise which highlights are a must-see. You could stretch your legs and admire the views with a walk on the lakeside promenade or relax at your hotel. During the summer months, a short trip on a water taxi will take you to one of the numerous beaches or Lidos on the shores of the lake, most offer amenities such as bars, restaurants and sunbeds to rent for a few euros.

    Bernina Express Train & St Moritz


    Excursion to the Swiss Alps

    Time: Full DayFull Day

    After breakfast our guide will escort us on a full day excursion to the Swiss Alps. After a short visit to the Alpine town of Tirano travel onwards into Switzerland where we will board the Bernina Express in Poschiavo for a scenic one hour journey through alpine and glacial vistas of picture beauty. Disembark in Diavolezza for our onward coach transfer to the elegant Swiss town of St. Moritz where we can stretch our legs, take in the fresh mountain air and pick up some delicious Swiss chocolate to bring home. Our return coach journey to Lake Como will include a visit to the Italian mountain town of Chiavenna before arriving back to our hotel.

    Two Days At Leisure


    Explore Lake Como at Your Own Pace

    Time: Full DayFull Day

    Take two days to relax and explore Lake Como at your own pace. Don't forget to ask your guide for advice on what to see and do around the lake to suit your interests.You might like to visit some of the beautiful villas and gardens including Villa Carlotta or Villa Balbianello, one of the most famous and spectacular around the Lake. Take time to enjoy some of the delicious specialities of the region including risotto alla Milanese, thin crust pizza, or the great dish of Lombardy - osso buco.

    Return Home


    Depart Italy

    Time: MorningMorning

    Time to say 'arrivederci' to Lake Como! 

    We'll check out of our hotel and depart by coach to the airport for our return flight.

    * We aim to operate your tour itinerary according to the format shown. Occasionally, local conditions and unexpected events may result in adjustments to the planned schedule. We kindly ask for your understanding and flexibility in the event of any changes.

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    Know before you go

    What if there is an emergency?

    We have local representatives in all of our destinations who are available 24/7 as well as an emergency contact number for our offices in Ireland should you ever need it.

    Do I need a Visa?

    Please visit our visa page for information on requirements for each country's entry requirements

    Will I be met at the airport?

    You will be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred to your accommodation. You will be accompanied on all included excursions by your Travel Department guide. Your expert local guide is also available to give you tips and advice on any aspect of your holiday.

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