Stay in a beautiful lakeside location on
Lake Como, surrounded by panoramic
vistas and pristine waters. From here
take a boat trip on Lake Como to the
delightful town of Bellagio; travel on
the Bernina Express, a scenic narrowgauge
rail journey over the Bernina Pass
skirting snow-covered mountain peaks
and glaciers; and visit the Como silk
museum to discover the art of
Morning flight from London (regional
connections available) to Milan with Alitalia.
Transfer to the Albergo Firenze (or similar) in
Como for 6 nights. Welcome dinner. (D)
Morning cruise across Lake Como to Bellagio,
known as 'the Pearl of Lake Como’ and situated
on a peninsula between the two southern
branches of Lake Como. Walking tour of Bellagio
before visiting the Villa Melzi Park, a
neo-classical summer residence built between
1808 and 1810. Lunch at leisure, before
returning to the hotel. (B)
In the morning, travel by bus to Tremezzo for
a guided visit to Villa Carlotta with its museum
and magnificent botanical gardens. Continue
to Villa del Balbianello in Lenno for a guided
tour of the former Franciscan monastery and its terraced gardens. This villa was used as a filming
location for the James Bond film Casino Royale
(2006). Lunch at leisure. Return to Como and
your hotel. (B)
Full-day tour to St Moritz. Take the coach from
Lake Como to Tirano where you will board the
narrow-gauge Bernina Express to St Moritz.
Enjoy one of the most impressive scenic rail
journeys in Switzerland, travelling over circular
viaducts and through winding tunnels. Pass
through Brusio and Poschiavo before climbing
over the Bernina Pass and down into St Moritz.
Time at leisure in St Moritz before returning to
Lake Como by coach. (B)
Take a half-day walking tour of Como and visit
the silk museum to view the exhibits and learn
about the processes involved in creating the
final product. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
Full day at leisure. Perhaps take a train to Milan
city centre or simply relax in Como. Farewell
dinner at the hotel this evening. (B)
Morning at leisure. Transfer to Milan airport and
fly to London. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is fully escorted
throughout by a local tour manager from arrival
in Milan (except on day 6).
This tour is based in 3- and
This itinerary can
be taken privately, for which guideline prices are
shown. Alternatively, it can be tailored to your
exact requirements. Please call 020 7808 6785
or email email@example.com
The Albrego Firenze overlooks Piazza Volta in the historic centre of Como with the shores of the lake just 300 metres away. The small hotel provides a friendly service in a tranquil atmosphere surrounded by boutiques, exclusive shops, restaurants and cafes with restricted vehicle access around the Piazza Volta.
Features: 44 rooms, bar, safe, lift, Wi-Fi.
Room amenities: air conditioning, digital television, minibar, safe, hairdryer,...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
Flight details may be subject to change prior to departure.
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
OMP2017: 6 Nights