Garda, Como, Orta... discover the beautiful north Italian lakes and enjoy a guided tour of Verona on this 4-day tour from Milan.
Italian Lakes Tour
Day 1: Milan - Lake Orta & San Giulio Island - Lake Maggiore - Como
At 8:30 am we'll leave the centre of Milan and head off to our first stop, the picturesque town of Orta de San Giulio. After a panoramic tour of the town, we'll set sail on Lake Orta in a private speedboat until we get to San Giulio Island. Here, not only can you admire the breathtaking views of the lake, but also visit the Benedictine monastery. We'll take the speedboat back to the port of Orta and from there we'll hit the road until we get to Stresa, lying on the shore of Lake Maggiore. Here, you'll have free time to have lunch and explore the town.
In the afternoon we'll meet at Stressa port to take a cruise around the Borromean Islands on Lake Maggiore. First, we'll stop at Isola dei Pescatori (Fisherman's Island), where you'll see the charm of its narrow streets. Then, we'll continue to Isola Bella, where you'll have a fantastic view of Borromeo Palace. Once we get back to Strassa, we'll make our way to Como for the night.
Day 2: Como - Bellagio - Bergamo - Brescia
We'll start the day with a delicious breakfast in the hotel, and from there we'll take a panoramic tour of the city before heading to Bellagio to take a cruise on Lake Como. This luxurious town has inspired the creativity of numerous artists and writers, and here you'll have free time to have lunch.
Then, we'll make our way to Bergamo. We'll visit the city centre to explore its Renaincense past and its artistic heyday. We'll finish the day in Brescia, and you'll have free time to have dinner before getting a good night's sleep at the hotel.
Day 3: Brescia - Sirmione & Lake Garda - Verona
Today we'll travel to Sirmione, a medieval town on the shores of Lake Garda. With a castle and enchanting winding streets, you'll have free time to explore and have lunch.
In the afternoon, we'll take a panoramic tour of Riva de Garda, before heading to Verona for the evening.
Day 4: Verona - Milan
First thing in the morning, we'll have breakfast in our hotel in Verona. With our energy replenished, we'll take you on a guided tour of Verona, where you'll see the famous Juliet's Balcony and the awe-inspiring Roman amphitheatre. We'll also walk along the main streets in the historical centre, where you'll see incredible Renaincense-era palaces and experience the atmosphere of this beautiful city.
You'll have free time to have lunch, and then we'll return to the centre of Milan.
This tour includes 3 nights' accommodation and breakfast in the following establishments:
Low season (November to March)
- Day 1 - Como: Albergo Le due Corti 4* or similar.
- Day 2 - Bergamo: Best Western Cappello D’Oro 4* or similar.
- Day 3 - Verona: Hotel Mastino 3* or similar.
High Season (April to October)
- Day 1 - Como: Hotel Como 4* or similar.
- Day 2 - Bergamo: Hotel Igea 4* or similar.
- Day 3 - Verona: Montresor Palace 4* or similar.
The prices shown are per person in a single, double or triple room.
Changes to the schedule
Between November and March, the activity will have the following variations:
- The tourist ferry on Lake Como is not in service, therefore the trip from Como to Bellagio will be taken by bus.
- We won't visit Brescia. The third night will be spent in Bergamo.
- On the fourth day, after the tour of Verona we will visit Lake Iseo, characterised by its fascinating nature and charming villages with the Val Carmonica as a backdrop. Here, we'll have a break and then depart for Milan.
- The boat activities (Lake Orta, Lake Maggiore, Lake Garda) will take place as long as we have good weather conditions. If the conditions aren't suitable for these activities, an alternative activity on land will be proposed.
|Per Person: Double room||Per Person: Triple room||Per Person: Single room|
Per Person: Double roomUS$ 1,030
Per Person: Triple roomUS$ 1,030
Per Person: Single roomUS$ 1,191
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It is mandatory to present a complete vaccination certificate. This information is for guidance only and may change depending on local regulations. Always check the restrictions before travelling.
You'll need to present your certificate of complete vaccination and a negative PCR test. This information is for guidance only and may change depending on local regulations. Always check the restrictions before travelling.
It is compulsory to display a complete Covid vaccination certificate or a negative PCR or antigen test. This information is for guidance only and may change depending on local regulations. Always check the restrictions before travelling.
A safe distance of one metre between clients will be maintained whenever possible.
The use of masks is obligatory. The client must bring their own mask.
Alcohol gel will be available before, during, and after the service.
All those running the service (guide, driver etc...) will wear a mask throughout its duration.
Disinfected radio units will be provided, and headphones will be single-use.
Handing out of printed material such as maps or brochures will be avoided.
The transport used will be disinfected before and after each service and deep-cleaned every 24 hours.
The capacity of all means of transport will be reduced to 80% of their maximum capacity.
Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English and other languages.
Transport in an air conditioned coach.
English speaking multilingual guide.
3 nights bed and breakfast accommodation.
Private speedboat ride to San Giulio Island on Lake Orta.
Cruise around the Borromean Islands on Lake Maggiore.
Boat trip from Como to Bellagio and from Bellagio to Varenna.
Food (lunches and dinners) and drinks.
Tourist city tax (from 1 to 5 EUR per person per night).
When to book?
You can book up to the start time, as long as there are places remaining. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Not wheelchair accessible.
All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code.
No printing of documentation required.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
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