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Highlights of Como

Duration
4 Days
Prices From:
US$ 2,256

Discover why Lake Como has long attracted aristocrats and artists on this picturesque Italian vacation. Explore the historical centre and the famous cathedral, sample local wines, and enjoy spectacular views of the lake from a mountain summit and on a private helicopter flight. Enjoy fascinating history, stunning views, and unbeatable nature on your Lake Como adventure.


This 4-day Italy vacation takes you to the shores of Lake Como to explore this world-famous holiday area.

Your trip to Italy connects you to a premium hotel on the banks of this picturesque lake. Lake Como has long been one of the most world’s most spectacular vacation getaways. Sitting in the shadow of the Alps, the lake boasts an unbeatable climate and is rimmed by some of the world’s most gorgeous mansions, mostly owned by royalty and celebrities. Spend a few days exploring the historical landmarks and taking advantage of its wonderful landscape. One day, head on a walking tour through the historical centre of Como, a town founded by Romans, defined by its medieval city walls, and coalescing around the Gothic and Renaissance architecture of its famous cathedral. After exploring the cathedral, enjoy a wine tasting in the city centre. In the afternoon, ride the cable car up to Brunate and enjoy panoramic views of the lake as you stroll towards the Volta Lighthouse Tower, located on the summit of Monte Tre Croci. The next day, take to the skies on a private helicopter journey over the lake. Admire Como’s unique Y-shape from high above and enjoy a glass of champagne as you cruise over the Alps.

This Italy vacation to Lake Como makes for a great add-on to longer trips to Italy or Western Europe.


 

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Accommodation in COMO

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    Hotel Metropole Suisse



    The Hotel Metropole Suisse has been personally managed by the Cassani family for four generations, since 1892 in fact. The family assures that you will be welcomed here as a home away from home. Relax and take in the warm atmosphere where the team of …

    The Hotel Metropole Suisse has been personally managed by the Cassani family for four generations, since 1892 in fact. The family assures that you will be welcomed here as a home away from home. Relax and take in the warm atmosphere where the team of staff will see to all of your needs and help you best organize your stay!

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    Barchetta Excelsior



    Care and attention from the very first moment you step inside! All our professionality is focused on welcoming you and making you feel at home. Feel at ease in our rooms, where an elegant and comfortable atmosphere will accompany your relaxing moments and where you …

    Care and attention from the very first moment you step inside! All our professionality is focused on welcoming you and making you feel at home. Feel at ease in our rooms, where an elegant and comfortable atmosphere will accompany your relaxing moments and where you can enjoy the most breathtaking of views.

    Facilities

    • Boat Trips
    • Check-In Time
    • Check-Out Time
    • Dry-cleaning service
    • Free WiFi
    • Guided tours
    • Parking facilities
    • Room service for bar and restaurant
    • Transfers

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    Hotel Villa Flori



    The hotel occupies a historic villa, one of the most beautiful on Lake Como. Built in the 19th century by the Marchese Raimondi and subsequently the coveted residence of a series of noble Lombard families, it was transformed into a hotel in 1958 and then …

    The hotel occupies a historic villa, one of the most beautiful on Lake Como. Built in the 19th century by the Marchese Raimondi and subsequently the coveted residence of a series of noble Lombard families, it was transformed into a hotel in 1958 and then completely renovated in 2011. Firstly, the aim of the restructuring was to preserve the nuances of the 19th-century atmosphere through the careful restoration of the delicate stucco work and enchanting floral frescoes, the gorgeous parquet floors and the details of the antique furnishings and fixtures. Secondly, the renovation made it possible to enhance the quality of hospitality with the most up-to-date comforts and facilities, from the lounge bar on the lake's edge and hi-tech services in every room and suite to the fitness centre and Turkish bath.

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Duration
4 Days
Prices From:
US$ 2,256

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Day 1

Como Train Station to Como Hotel

Duration1 Hour

Hotel Albergo Terminus

The Hotel Terminus was born of the complete restructuring of an early 19th-century palazzo, whose Liberty style and tasteful elegance, typical of the Lombard aristocracy, has been artfully preserved. In addition to revitalizing the architectural splendour of the historic edifice, the restoration has radically reconfigured its infrastructure and service facilities in order to ensure maximum comfort and convenience for our guests.

Meal Plan Buffet Breakfast
Duration3 Nights
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Hotel Albergo Terminus

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    Hotel Albergo Terminus



    The Hotel Terminus was born of the complete restructuring of an early 19th-century palazzo, whose Liberty style and tasteful elegance, typical of the Lombard aristocracy, has been artfully preserved. In addition to revitalizing the architectural splendour of the historic edifice, the restoration has radically reconfigured …

    The Hotel Terminus was born of the complete restructuring of an early 19th-century palazzo, whose Liberty style and tasteful elegance, typical of the Lombard aristocracy, has been artfully preserved. In addition to revitalizing the architectural splendour of the historic edifice, the restoration has radically reconfigured its infrastructure and service facilities in order to ensure maximum comfort and convenience for our guests.

    Facilities

    • 24 Hour Reception
    • Air Conditioning
    • Coffee/Tea
    • Fitness Centre
    • Internet Access - Wireless
    • Lounge Bar
    • Massage Treatments
    • Meeting Rooms Available
    • Parking
    • Restaurant

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Day 2

Panoramas and Wine Tasting on Lake Como

Meeting with a licensed tourist guide in COMO. Walking tour to the historical centre in order to discover the jewels of that beautiful lakeside city. Founded by the Romans, it is surrounded by medieval walls on its three sides. The tour will include a pleasant walk along the lake, in order to enjoy the view of some villas and important rationalist style buildings and will continue towards the ancient core of the city, admiring some cute squares enriched with works of art. The Cathedral is its best-known monument, thanks to its Gothic and Renaissance features. At the end of the tour, you will have a special Italian wine tasting at a cute wine concern in the city centre, where you will be given the possibility of buying some bottles of local wine, too. In the afternoon by cableway onto the cute village of Brunate to enjoy the panorama over the lake. Visit to the parish cute church and a pleasant walk in order to admire the Art Nouveau style, which characterizes many XX-century villas. The tourist destination is well-known also for Volta Lighthouse Tower, a 29-meter high octagonal tower, built in 1927, on the top of Monte Tre Croci, on the occasion of the centenary of the death of Alessandro Volta, the inventor of the electric torch.

Duration7 Hours
Day 3

Helicopter Flight on Lake Como

Transfer by private car/minivan from COMO to Cassina Rizzardi heliport. A private flight by helicopter for an aerial view of Lake Como; a unique experience to admire its inverted "Y" shape and the smallest Brianza sheets of water, surrounded by mountains rich in history and poetry. A special glass of champagne on board will enjoy your 30 minute trip. Transfer by private car/minivan from Cassina Rizzardi heliport to Como.

Duration30 Minutes
Day 4

Como Hotel to Como Train Station

Duration1 Hour

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DEPARTURES:

Daily

PRICE INCLUDES 

  • Roundtrip transfers between train station and hotels
  • 3 nights' hotel accommodation
  • Breakfast daily
  • Panoramas and Wine Tasting on Lake Como
  • Helicopter Flight over Lake Como

PRICE EXCLUDES:

  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Meals and beverages not mentioned
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.

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13 Oct 2020
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