Discover the heart of the Italian lakes on this magnificent getaway. Your vacation begins in Milan, one of the world’s fashion capitals and home to the splendid baroque Duomo. Heading east, your first stop on Lake Garda is the spa town of Sirmione at the foot of the Alps. Relax at one of the lakeside cafés and try the fabulous gelato. Continue north, explore the Lake Garda area, and enjoy its spectacular views. Visit Romeo & Juliet’s Verona, then on to beautiful Lake Como with its beautiful lakeside villas. Enjoy free time to relax as well as an included boat trip to picture-perfect Bellagio. On the way to enchanting Lake Maggiore, cross the border into Switzerland for free time in beautiful Lake Lugano, which stretches across both Italian and Swiss soil. Stroll along Lugano’s lakeside promenade, shop on Via Nassa, or explore the Piazza Riforma. Once you reach Lake Maggiore, you may choose to join a boat trip to its islands filled with quaint fishing villages and aristocratic villas.

City Highlights

Individual headsetsInside visits and special features:Shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description including admission charges where applicable.Sightseeing:Visits to Milan, Sirmione, Verona, Bellagio, Lugano (Switzerland)

Hotels

MILAN Holiday Inn Garibaldi Station (F) or Holiday Inn Express (ST) at MalpensaLAKE GARDA Club Hotel La Vela (ST) at Torbole or Caravel (ST) at TorboleLAKE COMO Lario (ST) at MezzegraLAKE MAGGIORE Simplon (F)

Meals

Buffet breakfast daily; 4 dinners

Transportation

Transportation: Touring by private, first-class, air-conditioned motorcoach; boat trip to Bellagio

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