Optional trip extension : overnight stay in hotel, in the middle of vineyards. Following day, head to the famous resort of Bormio! Later in the afternoon you will head back to Varenna.
Discover the rich Renaissance beauty of Mantua (Mantova), a UNESCO World Heritage site located beside three lakes. On this full-day guided tour, take a train ride from Milan to this delightful city in northern Italy that locals call ‘Sleeping Beauty,’ then cruise down the Mincio river to enjoy the fairytale skyline of turrets and cupolas, and sweeping views of green landscapes. Wander through Mantua’s cobbled squares and visit the fabulous Palazzo Ducale, former home of the Gonzaga family, the largest residence in Italy after the Vatican.
See the best of Milan in a single day on this 6-hour walking tour that also takes you to locally loved spots often missed by visitors. Your in-the-know guide will detail the history of the many sights you’ll see, for a level of insider’s perspective you can’t get with a guidebook. Plus, you’ll save time with special skip-the-line treatment at the Duomo di Milano and Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘The Last Supper.’ Bypass the long queues for both showstopper attractions and enjoy priority access to some of the city’s other famous churches, too.
From succulent Parma harm to rich Parmesan, discover the Emilia Romagna region’s finest gourmet products on a private half- or full-day tour from Milan. Choose to drive yourself and your guide, or to have a driver chauffer you, then set off to discover the region’s culinary secrets. Learn about artisanal production methods with visits to a cheese dairy and a Parma ham producer, and savor a delicious lunch at a wine cellar. On the full-day tour, you’ll also savor the unique flavor of aged balsamic vinegar.
Best of Milan is the tour that leads you to the most iconic and well-known Milan attractions, including the word-famous masterpiece “The Last Supper” by Leonardo da Vinci.
Visit the beautiful cities of Como and Bellagio and experience a cruise on its fascinating Lake along the two branches, up to the charming town of Lecco. Departing from Milan, you will travel to Como aboard a relaxing train (approx. 60 minutes). During the journey you will be able to enjoy the impressive landscapes and reach directly Como’s city centre. At your arrival, be prepared to experience a breathtaking cruise on the Lake.
Enjoy an evening of spa treatments and pampering followed by a traditional Italian ‘aperitivo,’ or light snacks with a drink, on this spa evening in Milan. Relax in QC Termemilano’s many saunas and warm-water pools, enjoy the tranquil gardens at your leisure or indulge yourself in a soothing essential-oil massage — your time is your own to enjoy as you like. Afterward, enjoy a traditional Italian aperitivo of traditional and regional wine, fruit juice, cheese, salad, bread, jams and fruit. Leave feeling refreshed, energized and ready to enjoy the rest of your evening in Milan.
Experience a 30 minutes, or 1 hour, visit to the city aboard a timeless car: a Vintage Fiat 500. There is a new way to discover the city of Expo 2015, board a vintage Fiat 500 and let your tour leader guide you around the city.
A unique experience through the Majestic Symbol of Milan! Discover Milan’s rich musical history on a tour through one of the world’s leading Opera Theatres.
The unknown beauty of Milan’s treasures! Famous artists and sculptures relate themselves for the first time with the mysterious theme of the Death and faith.
See the must-see highlights of Milan in a pleasant 2-hour guided walking tour.
You’ll explore the heart of the most dynamic Italian city with a local expert guide giving you an overall introduction about Milan, its history and its many interesting cultural aspects to better enjoy and appreciate its glamour.
You’ll easily get oriented for your stay in the city and, thanks to a smaller group you can interact with a local guide.
Your chef will guide you in a typical italian street market to learn how to recognize fresh fruit, veggies, fish. Discover how many kind of cheese, ham and salami, taste it and learn the story of it. After to buy the food for our cooking class we come back to chef home for a welcome drink and start the cooking class. You’ll learn to cook four different recipes from all over Italy. After the cooking class lt’s time for lunch and eat your masterpiece with good italian wine
Visit Fidenza Village on an independent day trip from Milan and shop ’til you drop at the outdoor shopping mall, home to 100 luxury boutiques with savings on last seasons’ clothing, accessories and cosmetics. Choose the ‘express’ option, which simply includes round-trip transport, or upgrade to the ‘experience’ option that includes a 2-course meal at an on-site restaurant, a 50-euro gift card (worth approximately 68 US dollars), and a VIP card for use at select boutiques such as Guess and Baldinini.
Lake Garda is Italy’s largest lake, but there’s more than just the amazing Alpine scenery, mild climate and picturesque villages that keeps drawing visitors. On this day trip from Milan by train, visit the fascinating ancient Roman villas, castles and caves surrounding Lake Garda with an expert guide. Visit the old port of Desenzano del Garda and take a boat cruise to Sirmione for guided tours of the historical and archaeological treasures from thousands of years ago, plus enjoy free time to explore more on your own.
Don’t miss the opportunity to explore the picturesque landscapes of the Switzerland, the Liechtenstein and the most astounding lakes and mountains of central Europe. In just 5 days you will depart from Milan by a deluxe air conditioned motor-coach to visit Bellinzona, the Principality of Liechtenstein, Zurich lake, Lucerne lake and Lugano lake assisted by a Multilingual speaking guide.
Beat the crowds at Milan’s Cathedral, or Duomo, with skip-the-line access during this 1-hour guided tour. Select from a weekend or weekday departure, then marvel at this glorious Gothic spectacle, one of the world’s largest churches. Accompanied by an expert guide, walk through the candlelit interior viewing the statues, spires and stained glass. Hear fascinating anecdotes and legends associated with the captivating cathedral. Descend into the crypt beneath the altar and see the tomb where the 16th-century archbishop Saint Charles Borromeo is buried.