Day One: UK to Lake Como
Fly from your local airport into Milan Malpensa or Milan Bergamo and then transfer to the hotel. Depending on the time of your flight, your first meal may be the evening meal tonight, or if you are landing particularly late, from breakfast on Day 2.
Days Two to Fourteen: Lake Como
Relax and enjoy the wonderful lakeside. Your resort representative will be on hand to provide plenty of local expert knowledge. Make sure you get the most out of your visit with our range of fabulous optional excursions. (B,D)
Day Fifteen: Lake Como to UK
Sadly it is time to say farewell to Como as you take the transfer back to Milan for your flight home. (B)
Located on the shores of beautiful Lake Como, the Hotel Bazzoni offers superb views across the lake. Newly acquired by the Whieldon family and refurbished for 2018, the Hotel Bazzoni promises to offer all the same facilities as the Britannia Excelsior whilst providing a more style and contemporary design.
Set among the villas of the village of Tremezzo, directly opposite the pier with views over the lake to the towns of Bellagio and Villa Melzi. With Wi-Fi throughout and three bars, three restaurants and a swimming pool, sunbathing area and jacuzzi, there's plenty to do both inside and outside of the hotel.
Lake Cruise And Villa Balbianello
Spend a half day cruising and spotting homes of the rich and famous on Lake Como followed by a visit to the magnificent lakeside Villa del Balbianello. The villa is filled with magnificent art including tapestries, oriental carpets and beautiful antique furniture. The location and its fablulous terraced gardens have been used as a set for a number of films including Casino Royale and Star Wars: Attack of the Clones.
Lake Como Cruise
Lake Como is thought of as one of the Italian Lakes’ most beautiful locations. The third largest lake in Italy, Lake Como is surrounded by opulent villas and alpine mountains, as well as having a relaxing atmosphere that’s impossible to resist.
We’ll take a lake cruise to explore this magical location and to take in the wonderful scenery on all sides. Sit back and allow yourself to be guided around this enchanting lake, all the while wondering at the dramatic scenery.
Enjoy the luxurious charm of this magnificent and elegant lake with our trip to Lake Maggiore. This optional excursion for our air passengers to Lake Como shows off the best of Italy's second largest lake, Maggiore, plus there is an extra option to visit one of the wonderful islands in the lake.
Milan is known across the world as a major fashion capital, and it certainly doesn’t disappoint on this front. Cosmopolitan, modern and filled with everything expected of a metropolis such as this, Milan is an amazing place to visit.
Aside from its fashion sense, Milan is also known for its grand Gothic cathedral, the UNESCO Santa Maria delle Grazie containing Leonardo da Vinci’s magnificent artwork - including The Last Supper, and numerous fascinating museums.
St Moritz and the Bernina Pass
Experience one of the most spectacular ways to cross the Alps on the Bernina Express, which connects Switzerland with Italy by crossing the Swiss Alps from north to south. The total trip is a 4 hour railway journey across 196 bridges, through 55 tunnels and across the Bernina Pass on the highest point at 2,253 metres in altitude. We take in the wonderful scenery along part of the line from Davos to Poschiavo, returning by coach and taking in the picturesque town of St Moritz.