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Italian Lakes and Venice
Day 1: MILAN - STRESA Arrival in Milan and meet with English speaking assistant. Milan is the second largest city in Italy and the capital of the Lombardy Region. Panoramic tour of this amazing city which combines art, fashion, style and fi nance. See the Duomo, the Vittorio Emanuele Gallery (called Milan’s lounge), the Scala Opera House and the amazing Castello Sforzesco, once home of the Sforza family and the Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci, in Chiesa Santa Maria delle Grazie. Lunch on your own. In the late afternoon, transfer to Lake Maggiore. Arrival in the region of Stresa. Hotel check-in. Dinner at leisure and overnight.
Day 2: LAKE MAGGIORE Hotel breakfast and depart from the Stresa Pier to the Borromean Islands. Visit Isola Bella with the Borromeo Palace and its beautiful botanical garden. Time at leisure for lunch. In the afternoon, continue navigation to Isola Madre and visit its exotic garden. Afternoon return to Stresa. Dinner at leisure and overnight.
Day 3: LAKE MAGGIORE - LAKE COMO Hotel breakfast and leave for Lake Como, the third largest lake in Italy, after Lake Garda and Lake Maggiore. Lake Como has been a popular retreat for aristocrats and wealthy people since Roman times, and a very popular tourist attraction with many artistic and cultural gems. Meet the guide for the tour of Villa Carlotta, a neoclassical museum with a beautiful garden. Cross the lake by boat and arrive in world known Bellagio, called “the pearl of the lake”. Guided tour of Bellagio and then free time for lunch. Afternoon check-in at the hotel in Tremezzo. Dinner at leisure and overnight.
Day 4:LAKE COMO - BERGAMO - LAKE GARDA Hotel breakfast and in the afternoon drive to the city of Bergamo, located on the site of the ancient town of Bergomum, founded as a settlement of the Celtics. In 49 BC it became a Roman municipality, counting over 10,000 inhabitants at its peak. The town has two centres: “Città alta” (upper city), a hilltop medieval town, surrounded by 17th-century cyclopic defensive walls, and the”Città bassa” (lower city). The two parts of the town are connected by cable car, roads, and footpaths. Lunch on your own and then transfer to lake Garda, the biggest lake in Italy. Hotel checkin and time for a relaxing walk by the lake shore. Dinner at leisure and overnight.
Day 5: LAKE GARDA - VERONA - LAKE GARDA Hotel breakfast. Full day trip to Verona, Romeo and Juliet’s town. The city’s main attractions include Castelvecchio, Gavi Arch, Borsari Gate, Pietra Bridge and the Roman Theatre. Then you will walk to the Scaligera Arches before reaching Piazza dei Signori, Piazza delle Erbe, Juliet’s house and the world famous Arena, a Roman amphitheatre dating back to 1st Century a.d.. Time at disposal for lunch. Afternoon at leisure for shopping. Return to Lake Garda. Dinner at leisure and overnight.
Day 6: LAKE GARDA Hotel breakfast and meet the guide to start your full day escursion around the lake. Start by driving to Sirmione, located on the south of the lake, one particularly popular destination, home to the Virgilio & Catullo Spa Complexes, as well as numerous restaurants, bars, hotels, fashion stores and a market. The picturesque Scaliger Castle dates from the 13th century. The Roman poet Catullus had a villa here, and visitors can see an ancient Roman Spa named the Grotte di Catullo. Cross by boat to the other side and visit Salò, Gardone, Toscolano Maderno, Limone, Torri, Riva Del Garda. free time for lunch. Afternoon return to Desenzano along the spectacular and panoramic Gardesana Road. Dinner at leisure and overnight.
Day 7: LAKE GARDA - VENICE Hotel breakfast and leave for Venice. Meet the guide and start the guided tour of this city, considered one of the most beautiful in the whole world. Sited on a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges, it is located in the marshy Venetian Lagoon which stretches along the shoreline, between the Po and the Piave Rivers. Venice is renowned for the beauty of its setting, its spectacular architecture and its artworks. The city in its entirety is listed as a World Heritage Site, along with its lagoon. You will get the chance to see : St. Mark’s Square, St. Mark’s Basilica, the Doges Palace, the Bridge of Sighs that connects the Palace to the prisons. Lunch on you own. Walk up and down the romantic canals crossed by narrow bridges and have some time at your disposal for your personal shopping as Venice is also a fantastic shopping experience! Dinner at leisure and overnight in hotel.
Day 8: VENICE Hotel breakfast in hotel. Full day at leisure. Our suggestion is to visit the small Islands in the Venetian Lagoon: Torcello, Murano and Burano. Meals not included. Overnight in hotel.
Day 9: VENICE Hotel breakfast and transfer to the airport in time for your flight. End of services.
The Tour includes:
- Modern air-conditioned motor coach throughout
- English speaking tour escort from fi rst to last day of the programed
- Hotel accommodation in 4 star hotel, rooms with private facilities, with buffet breakfast
- English speaking guide during sightseeing
- Luggage Handling (1 per person)
- Service charges and hotel taxes
- Non stop 24/7 English Speaking Assistance by phone
- Ferry to the Borromeo Islands
- Boat to Bellagio
- Train from Mestre to Venice and return (2nd class)
- Discover what fashion is all about in trend-making Milan
- Breathe in the magic of the Italian Lake District, a mixture of romanticism and stunning landscapes
- Take the chance to live Shakespeare in real life through the town of Romeo and Juliet: Verona
- Discover why Venice is considered the most beautiful city in the planet
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