Essence of Elegance: Lake Como, Lake Maggiore, and Milan
$3,650.00 per person, double occupancy
Final payment due TBD ($1,100.00 deposit required)
Depart US for Milan, Italy – air arrangements not included in the cost of the trip.
Arrive Malpensa Airport in Milan and transfer to our hotel (Hotel Imperial Como) on Lake Como.
Tonight, we will enjoy cocktails and dinner with the group.
After breakfast at we will board two private boats for a tour of the villas and villages of Lake Como. We will stop at Villa Carlotta, Villa Balbianello, and the village of Bellagio. After lunch in Bellagio, we will return to the hotel in the afternoon, or you may choose to stay in Bellagio and shop and later take a water taxi back to our hotel. A very special day!!
Dinner on your own, perhaps in Como town.
This morning we will depart for Lake Maggiore! We will meet our guide for a visit by boat to Isola Bella, Isola Madrea and Isola Pescatore. We will see some of the most beautiful gardens in the world on a beautiful lake. Small villages and mountains add to the highlights.
Today is free for hiking or walking the beautiful paths along the lake or in the mountains. Perhaps you would like to pre-arrange lunch or dinner at the nearby Villa d’Este, one of the most beautiful hotels and grounds in Europe and near our hotel. Other villages as well as Como are beautiful for visits.
This morning after breakfast we will depart beautiful Lake Como for Milan. Our hotel is the Carlton Baglioni in the city center and close to the fashion shops. For those who would like to visit Leonardo’s Last Supper, considered one of the most important paintings, in the world, we will make every effort to arrange the visit. (tickets only in range 90 days out.)
Dinner at leisure.
This morning after breakfast we will meet our guide for our Fashion Tour in the Golden Triangle of high fashion – Via Della Spiga, Via Montenapoleone, Via Manzoni and also visit lesser known ateliers.
Our dinner together tonight will be at Ristorante Rigolo, a short walk from our hotel.
An early departure for Malpensa Airport for the group.
Included in price:
Two airport transfers based on arrival times. One group transfer for departure. ***due to the hour drive from Malpensa to Como, we request that you arrive by noon local time. (American, United and Delta as well as other airlines, have flights arriving early in the AM)
6 nights hotel
Tours and as listed
- Day visiting Como Village and Villages
- Day on Lake Maggiore and touring gardens
- Half-Day Milan Fashion District
- Leonardo’s Last Supper
English speaking guides
2 dinners with wine
Escorts! from Just Ladies Traveling!
Airfare, extra transfers, meals not listed and travel insurance: please see www.allianztravelinsurance.com !
TO REGISTER FOR THIS TRIP EMAIL:
Deposit: $1,100.00 per person. Non refundable unless re-sold .
Final payment on TBD and is non refundable.
In the event of unforeseen circumstances, A Way to Go Travel, Weezie Glascock, Adventures, and Cultures, reserve the right to substitute a visit or event, or make changes in the itinerary. Just Ladies Traveling, Weezie Glascock, Adventures and Cultures, Inc, and A Way to Go Travel, act only as agents for any transportation carrier, hotel, ground operator, or other suppliers of services connected to this tour. The agent/operator shall not be liable for any damage to or loss of, property or injury to, or death of, persons occasioned directly or indirectly by an act or omission of any other provider including but not limited to any defect in any aircraft, watercraft or wheeled vehicle provided by the operator. The agent/operator will not be liable for any damage or loss due to delay, cancellation or disruption in any manner caused by the laws, regulations, acts or failures thereof, or by acts of God, strikes, fire, flood, war, rebellion, terrorism, insurrection, sickness, quarantine, epidemic, theft or any other causes beyond their control. The participant waives such claims against the agent/operator for any such loss, damage, injury or death.
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Deposit of $1,100.00 required with registration and is nonrefundable. Final payment due TBD.