Trenitalia has launched two new itineraries for visitors to Lake Como. You can now travel on vintage electric train with 1930’s “Centoporte” carriages between Milan and Como or on a historic Gr. 740 steam locomotive between Como and Lecco. Historic… Continue Reading
Get picked up from your hotel in Milan and experience a VIP experience flying in a helicopter over Lake Como, Lake Lugano and the Borromean Islands! Hotel pick-up flight and lunch. More info: €520 per person Don’t miss the opportunity… Continue Reading
CENTRAL LAKE COMO FOOD, VILLAS & BOAT TOUR Boat, Food & Villas Tour of Lake Como, Italy A full day guided tour discovering the pearls of Lake Como: walking tours of Bellagio and Varenna, a visit to Villa Balbianello and Villa Melzi, a relaxing private cruise, the sampling of olive oil… Continue Reading
Passionate about Italian design? Combine traditional with modern design influences as you seek inspiration from museums, galleries, hotels and monuments showcasing the best of Italian design on this private guided tour. Visti Milan’s showrooms, concept stores, workshops and ateliers. for a real sense of modern Italian design and style. Continue Reading
Enjoy the best Milanese cultural experience that offers a truly great combination of Renaissance art, appetizers and wine. This early evening tour led by a licenced guide specialized in art history and the best wine bars follows in the footsteps of Leonardo da Vinci. Discover the history of the city’s canals known to locals as the Navigli, now the city’s top entertainment district. Chill out in true Milanese style over an aperitivo and glass of wine in one of the district’s most characteristic spots and watch the people go by as things stirs to life. Continue Reading
Italy is not only a country famous for its history but it’s also a country full of many naturalistic beauties. If you love enjoy the nature and photograph landscapes this tour is the right choice! Continue Reading
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.
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
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. Continue Reading
Experience a different cooking lesson in a typical Italian home in Milan and learn Italian cooking, dine and socialize. Classes are held in English by Aurora, the house owner and a certified cook. Continue Reading
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. Continue Reading
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.
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. Continue Reading
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. Continue Reading
Admire Italy’s stunning Piedmont region from above on an exciting 1-hour hot air balloon flight. Bordering France and Switzerland, Piedmont is a land of mountains, surrounded on three sides by the towering Alps. Float over rolling hillsides and extensive valleys dotted with castles and vineyards, and toast this experience with a glass of sparkling wine or juice after landing. Round-trip transport from Milan to the launch field is included. Continue Reading
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. Continue Reading
Visit four of the must-see lakes in the Italian Lake district as well as the city of Verona, on a 4-day tour from Milan! With a mix of free time and tours, explore the tranquil hideaway of Lake Orta, mountain-framed Lake Maggiore and glamorous Lake Como. Discover elegant lakeside towns around Lake Garda – Italy’s largest lake – and see Juliet’s House and more on a Verona tour. Boat rides on the lakes are included as well as 4-star hotel accommodation in the lively towns of Como, Verona and either Brescia or Bergamo. Continue Reading
Venture by train from Milan to one of Europe’s more graceful corners, Lake Maggiore, with its pretty lakeside towns and lush Borromean Islands. Spend a day cruising past Lake Maggiore’s elegant villas and flowering Mediterranean gardens, and dock on Isola dei Pescatori for free time and Isola Bella for a guided tour of baroque-era Borromeo Palace. End with a visit to the lakeside town of Stresa before training back to Milan. Continue Reading
Learn how to make authentic Italian food from scratch during this 5-hour culinary experience in Milan. In the company of an expert chef, visit a market and pick up fresh ingredients. Then, head to the chef’s home kitchen to discover the secrets of Italian cooking in an intimate setting. Prepare and cook four courses including homemade pasta or gnocchi, then sit down with your fellow food lovers to dine on the feast you’ve created. As you eat, enjoy two glasses of fine Italian wine and finish with a rejuvenating espresso. Continue Reading
Explore the beautiful town of Verona and lakeside towns lining Lake Garda on a scenic day trip from Milan. You’ll discover that Verona is one of Italy’s loveliest towns, a major stop on the Shakespearean tourist trail, and be charmed by the towns and landscapes of Lake Garda. Continue Reading
Visit Italy and Switzerland in one day on a relaxing daylong excursion to Lake Como, Bellagio and Lugano from Milan! Hop aboard a sightseeing boat and cruise around chic Lake Como for 2 hours. Then, get ready to discover the beautiful town of Bellagio. In the afternoon, cross the border to Switzerland and make the most of some free time to discover Lugano’s delights. Shop for Swiss chocolate, discover fine Renaissance art and admire breathtaking lake views. Continue Reading
See the best of the Italian Riviera on your Genoa and Portofino full-day trip from Milan! After a guided walking tour of Genoa, explore the best bits of these contrasting coastal towns at your leisure. Combine maritime history at Genoa with glamorous Portofino seaside scenery on this memorable day trip from Milan! Continue Reading
Shop and save till you drop on this day trip to the Serravalle Designer Outlet from Milan, with round-trip transfers. On arrival at Italy’s largest designer outlet, browse the nearly 200 stores and enjoy up to 70% off brands such as Calvin Klein, Bulgari, Nike and more, along with an additional 10% discount at select stores. For more benefits, upgrade to the VIP Shopping Pass and, as well as the 10% discount, enjoy fast-track coach boarding and a 10 euro lunch voucher. Choose from three departure times and durations to suit your schedule. Continue Reading
Explore scenic Lake Maggiore in Italy’s beautiful Lake District on a day trip from Milan. The fashionable lakeside town of Stresa is an approximate 1.5-hour drive from Milan and is surrounded by majestic snowcapped mountains. After spending some free time in Stresa, shopping or simply relaxing and enjoying the stunning scenery, you’ll take a two-hour panoramic boat cruise on Lake Maggiore, visiting the Borromean Islands – Isola Madre, Isola dei Pescatori and Isola Bella. Continue Reading
Already exhausted the shops of Milan and want a change of scenery? Take an easy trip across the Italian border into Switzerland for a day of shopping at the famous FoxTown outlets. Shop till you drop at more than 130 stores, with discounts of up to 70% off the recommended retail price. Enjoy convenient, comfortable round-trip transport by coach on your independent shopping tour to the FoxTown Factory Stores in Mendrisio from central Milan. Continue Reading
Take in the stunning scenery of world-famous Lake Como on this day trip from Milan, just a quick 1-hour drive away. Explore the fashionable lakeside town of Como, surrounded by snowcapped mountains and picturesque Mediterranean villas, and enjoy a breathtaking cruise along Lake Como. In the summer, dock at the enchanting village of Bellagio for free time to dine and shop; in the winter, take the funicular up to the town of Brunate for a sweeping panorama of the city and the lake below. Continue Reading
Visit the breathtaking city of Venice on an action-packed day trip from Milan, and see the city’s top sights with a local guide! On a walking tour, discover must-see Venetian landmarks such as St Mark’s Basilica, Doge’s Palace and Rialto Bridge, while learning about their history. After wandering through St Mark’s Square and alongside the Grand Canal, visit a prestigious glass-making workshop to see a demonstration by a local craftsperson. Before returning to Milan, enjoy a 30-minute gondola ride at your own expense or simply enjoy some free time. Continue Reading
Discover Italy’s sublime Cinque Terre coastal region on a day trip from Milan. Renowned for its terraced landscapes and five cliffside villages – Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore – the UNESCO-listed Cinque Terre is one of Italy’s scenic gems. Head there in a comfortable coach and then ride a boat to picture-postcard Monterosso. Enjoy free time to explore and have lunch (own expense), and then catch a coastal train to the tiny, cliff-hugging harbor village of Vernazza, for more free time to stroll and relax, before returning to Milan. Continue Reading
Whether you are a wine novice or a wine lover, where better to become a connoisseur of Italian wines than Milan, the home of world-famous Lombardy wine. You’ll learn all about Italian wines in your Milan wine tasting class, presented by a professional sommelier. Continue Reading
Leave Milan and follow the lead of the jet set crowd to the south of France! The 3-night tour takes a route through north Italy, passing San Remo, as well as the glittering French Riviera (Côte d’Azur). Discover the highlights of Monaco on a walking tour; get to know the celebrity-studded towns of St Raphael, St Tropez and Cannes; and fall in love with Provence during visits to Saint-Paul de Vence and Grasse. Four-star hotel accommodation and ample free time in Nice is also included. Numbers are limited to 25 people, ensuring you’ll receive personalized attention from your friendly guide. Continue Reading
Combine rugged coastal scenery with chic seaside towns on a 4-day tour of Liguria in northern Italy! After leaving Milan, head to Genoa – Liguria’s capital – where your 4-star hotel awaits for the duration of the tour. Explore the Ancient Port of Genoa on a walking tour with a local guide, and enjoy an excursion to the UNESCO-listed Cinque Terre region as well as the stately towns and in-vogue villages of the Italian Riviera, like San Remo, Portovenere, Portofino and more. Numbers are limited to 25 people, ensuring you’ll receive personalized attention from your friendly guide. Continue Reading
Take a ride on the Bernina Express, Switzerland’s alpine delight. This train journey takes you along one of the most beautiful railway routes in the world – now a UNESCO World Heritage Site – through the Bernina Pass to the exclusive resort of St Moritz at the ‘Top of the World.’ Enjoy a round-trip scenic coach trip and ride a bright red rail car, passing unrivaled landscapes amid the towering peaks of the Swiss Alps, including time to spend in charming Tirano and St Mortiz. Continue Reading
Explore Milan’s historical Navigli canal district on a 2.5-hour evening walking tour, and enjoy wine and several snacks, too! With a local guide, enjoy a glass of wine, and then stroll around the enchanting streets that line the canals to discover an eclectic array of shops, cafes, restaurants and bars. Visit an ‘enoteca’ (wine bar) for samples of wine, cheese, meat and bread, and then finish the evening with an all-you-can-eat aperitivo in one of the locals’ favorite bars! Numbers are limited to 15 on this small-group tour, ensuring a personalized experience. Continue Reading
Savor the flavors of Italy on a 3-hour walking tour of Milan, led by a food-loving local guide! Sample Italian pizza, Prosciutto di Parma, authentic gelato and much more. Continue Reading
Relax in a classy wine bar in central Milan and start your Italian wine tasting experience with an expert sommelier! Taste several gourmet Italian wines from various regions of Italy, accompanied by cheese and cured meats. Learn more about the history of Italian wine, how to read a wine label and grape varieties. Continue Reading
Enjoy 4 days and 3 nights Italian lakes departing from Milan. You’ll have the chance to discover the most important lakes of the northern Italy: the small Lake Orta, the refined Lake Maggiore, the luxurious Lake Como, the amazing Lake Garda, the picturesque Lake Iseo.
The most original way to visit Milan region, joining the wonderful Lake Maggiore, with Isola Bella and Isola Pescatori, followed by a relaxing shopping in Vicolungo Outlet. This original tour will take you to Stresa and Vicolungo with superior class transport and experienced and kind drivers. One full day of emotions. Continue Reading
An unforgettable escape from Milan to the Lake Garda, with the city of Sirmione, followed by a relaxing shopping in Franciacorta Outlet. This original tour will take you to Sirmione and Franciacorta Outlet Village with superior class transport and experienced and kind drivers. One full day of emotions. Continue Reading
A great way to discover the beauty of the Italian lakes, this experience includes the transfer by train from Milan to Como and a walking tour of the chic lake town of Como with a professional guide at your complete disposal. In the afternoon you will take a boat tour on the lake with your guide. Continue Reading
Italy is much more than meat and cheese! Join the first and only Lunch Tour in Milan conceived exclusively for vegetarians and vegans. Enjoy a delicious multi-course vegan lunch while visiting some of the best local lunch spots in Milan, all chosen for their excellent vegetarian and vegan dishes.
- Delicious Vegan lunch with Italian specialties
- Stop in 5 amazing restaurants and cafés loved by Milanese vegans and vegetarians
- Learn about the vegan culinary scene of Milan from our local guide
Enjoy an authentic Italian experience on a day of sightseeing and cooking in Milan. In the morning you’ll take a guided walk through the city’s historic center. In the afternoon you’ll learn the secrets of Italian cooking in a class with an expert chef. Continue Reading
4 days and 3 nights leaving from Milan. Small groups tour discovering the splendor of French Coast. You’ll have the chance to discover Sanremo, the Italian city of flowers and the music festival and Monaco, capital of the richest and smallest country in the world.
You’ll also tour villages such as Saint Tropez and Saint Raphael, St. Paul de Vence, village of artists, Grasse, world capital of perfumes and Cannes, the city of the movie festival. On the way back to Milan, chance to discover a typical village of the Italian Riviera. All hotels are centrally located in the heart of the cities. Breakfast included. Continue Reading
Explore Milan’s Quadrilatero della Moda, the city’s glitzy fashion district, on a 2-hour walking tour! Continue Reading
Walking through the old city center, we bring history back to life with stories, images, delicious smells and tasting experiences. To do so, we selected 10 food-related entrepreneurs for their special relationship with the local food tradition and sustainable approaches to their daily activities. Continue Reading
There is more to do in Milan, than gaze at models with chiselled cheekbones, in well-tailored suits.
Explore ancient Milan, and experience the artistry and craftsmanship that is still alive and well today. Visit different workshops, get demonstrations and enjoy the creation of beautiful art. Continue Reading
Experience the Expo message in an unique way: get into the secrets of an old wine cellar, admire the art of tortellini hand-making in a small workshop, meet the producers and enjoy their excellent food and wines.