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Lake Como Day Trip from Milan

Highlights
  • See Lake Como’s best sights, tailored to the time of year
  • Enjoy time both with your guide and alone during free time while seeing Como
  • Included Lake Como cruise offers a water-side view with guide commentary
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Lake Como Day Trip from Milan
From US$91,02
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Overview

With transportation from Milan included, this full-day tour of Lake Como offers a relaxing way to take in the area. Follow your guide on a walking tour of Como, then take a cruise on Lake Como to see the snow-capped Alps and shoreline punctuated by luxury villas. Depending on the season, you’ll either dock in Bellagio to explore (spring/summer) or take the funicular up to Brunate (fall/winter).

What to Expect

Meet your guide and tour group in central Milan, at the Milan Visitor Center. There you’ll board your tour vehicle and leave the driving to someone else while you relax and take in the scenery. Your guide will take you on an itinerary tailored to the season so you can best experience what Lake Como has to offer. All food and drink is at your own expense.

Spring/Summer Tour (April to October)

Once in the town of Como, explore the town with your guide, including the Basilica of Sant’Abbondio and other highlights. Learn about the history and culture of the town and what makes Lake Como attractive to luxury travelers. Spend free time exploring the local boutiques and eateries before cruising Lake Como.

Have your camera ready for snaps of the scenery—its picturesque towns with the Alps in the background—for which the lake is famous. Dock in the village of Bellagio, where you can explore independently, with suggestions from your guide.

You’ll return on a boat ride to Cadenabbia, where your coach will conveniently meet you for the trip back to Milan.

Fall/Winter Tour (November to March)

After a scenic journey to Como, follow your guide for an in-depth tour of the city. Learn about its highlights and history, and take the funicular for the ride to Brunate. From one of the highest points overlooking Lake Como, take in views and snap panoramic photos. Explore Brunate on your own, using your guide’s suggestions.

Next up is the Lake Como cruise, during which you can admire the shoreline and its lakeside villas. Your guide will point out Villa d'Este at Cernobbio, a hot spot for the rich and famous, surrounded by lush, manicured gardens.

Back on shore, wander Como, grabbing a traditional Italian coffee or shopping for Italian souvenirs. Board the bus for the ride back to Milan, stopping at the impressive Basilica of Sant'Abbondio on the way.

Regardless of the season, you’ll get dropped off at your original pickup location in Milan.

Reviews (1 532)
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Loved the trip and the bus

Very comfortable bus ride. Loved the boat trip on lake Como, it was very relaxing and enjoyable. The guide's accent was a little difficult to follow though. Overall nice experience.

1  Thank EnakshiC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great day

We had an awesome time on the lake, and visiting the small villages, great for shopping some unique things.

1  Thank Razzzzz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Perfect for the independant travellers

To be honest, I wasn't expecting too much from this tour, but I was pleasantly surprised. This tour is great for 3 reasons; 1)You get the perfect amount of free time in both Como and Bellagio- this is perfect for travellers who don't usually opt...More

7  Thank Tashoffer
Reviewed 24 September 2018
Amazing experience!

The start of the tour was easily to reach, before getting on the bus I recommend arriving a bit earlier to discover the "Castello Sforzesco" beforhand. We got some amazing pictures in the castle courtyard and park because there were NO tourists at all! The...More

1  Thank Jeremy O
Reviewed 10 September 2018
Lake Como

we visited the lake a week ago.We took the traiin to Varena and the boat to one of the islands where our guide presented us the Carlota s Villa awonderful mansion worth seeing as it offers the most beautiful and comprehensive view of the Lake.Then...More

5  Thank mihaimarianeftimescu
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About 6pm.
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Yes but dress up warm anyway
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Around 7.30pm
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