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Lake Como & Alpine Railways

6 days from £599*
Departing: November 2018 - November 2019
* Price shown: 22 November 2018 from LTN - EZY2285
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This wonderful wintertime break includes a visit to beautiful Como Town and a ride on its funicular to hilltop Brunate, with its breath-taking views. Journey on the scenic Bernina Express Railway to famous St Moritz, and explore Como's idyllic shores. Enjoy opportunities, on optional excursions, to visit beautiful Lugano and stylish Milan.

Tour Highlights And Inclusions

  • Enjoy the magic of Italy's romantic lake
  • Discover lakeside Como Town
  • Ride on the historic Como-Brunate funicular
  • Board the Bernina Express to St Moritz
  • Enjoy delightful optional excursions
  • Five nights' accommodation at the three-star Hotel Bazzoni, Tremezzo on a half-board basis (all-inclusive accommodation is available at the three-star Hotel Britannia Excelsior, Cadenabbia)
  • Return flights to Milan or Bergamo
  • Coach travel and transfers throughout
  • The services of a friendly, experienced Tour Manager

Single rooms are available for a supplement

Your Itinerary

Day One

Fly to Milan or Bergamo, and transfer to Lake Como and your hotel. Meet your Tour Manager, settle into your surroundings and enjoy your first dinner.

Day Two

On today's included tour, discover Como Town, with its shore-side Piazza Cavour and its old town complete with its majestic cathedral. Board the historic funicular, with its modern cars, to mountain village Brunate. Enjoy wonderful views of the lake and, on clear days, the snow-capped Alps beyond and wander Brunate's cobbled streets, before returning to Como and the hotel.

Day Three

Join a wonderful optional excursion to Swiss resort Lugano, a stylish, elegant town that will be brought to life with a ride on the Red Arrow tourist road train. There will also be a chance to climb aboard one of the resort's two funiculars.

Those choosing to stay on Como's shores might take a lake cruiser to Bellagio, one of Italy's most sparkling jewels with its exquisite villas and glorious gardens (check timetable at the hotel).

Day Four

Board the famous Bernina Express from Tirano to St Moritz, one of the world's most celebrated winter playgrounds. Window-shop or enjoy a coffee in a choice of cafes, before returning to Como by coach, arriving in time for dinner at the hotel.

Day Five

Join the optional excursion to historic, stylish Milan, with its breath-taking Duomo cathedral, La Scala opera house and famous shopping Galleria. Enjoy the pleasures of the city or simple take a seat in a cafe and watch Milanese life go by.

Day Six

Bid "Arrivederci" to your hosts and transfer back to the airport for the return flight.

Departure Airport Date Price From
BHX
BHX 15 November 2018 £669
BHX
BHX 22 November 2018 £669
BHX
BHX 07 February 2019 £669
BHX
BHX 21 February 2019 £669
BHX
BHX 07 March 2019 £679
BHX
BHX 21 March 2019 £679
BHX
BHX 04 April 2019 £709
BHX
BHX 11 April 2019 £709
BHX
BHX 14 November 2019 £699
BHX
BHX 21 November 2019 £699
BRS
BRS 15 November 2018 £649
BRS
BRS 22 November 2018 £649
BRS
BRS 07 February 2019 £659
BRS
BRS 21 February 2019 £659
BRS
BRS 07 March 2019 £679
BRS
BRS 21 March 2019 £679
BRS
BRS 04 April 2019 £709
BRS
BRS 11 April 2019 £709
BRS
BRS 14 November 2019 £679
BRS
BRS 21 November 2019 £679
EDI
EDI 15 November 2018 £619
EDI
EDI 22 November 2018 £619
EDI
EDI 07 February 2019 £629
EDI
EDI 21 February 2019 £629
EDI
EDI 07 March 2019 £649
EDI
EDI 21 March 2019 £649
EDI
EDI 04 April 2019 £679
EDI
EDI 11 April 2019 £679
EDI
EDI 14 November 2019 £649
EDI
EDI 21 November 2019 £649
LGW
LGW 15 November 2018 £599
LGW
LGW 22 November 2018 £599
LGW
LGW 07 February 2019 £609
LGW
LGW 21 February 2019 £609
LGW
LGW 07 March 2019 £629
LGW
LGW 21 March 2019 £629
LGW
LGW 04 April 2019 £659
LGW
LGW 11 April 2019 £659
LGW
LGW 14 November 2019 £629
LGW
LGW 21 November 2019 £629
LTN
LTN 15 November 2018 £599
LTN
LTN 22 November 2018 £599
LTN
LTN 07 February 2019 £609
LTN
LTN 21 February 2019 £609
LTN
LTN 07 March 2019 £629
LTN
LTN 21 March 2019 £629
LTN
LTN 04 April 2019 £659
LTN
LTN 11 April 2019 £659
LTN
LTN 14 November 2019 £629
LTN
LTN 21 November 2019 £629
MAN
MAN 15 November 2018 £619
MAN
MAN 22 November 2018 £619
MAN
MAN 07 February 2019 £629
MAN
MAN 21 February 2019 £629
MAN
MAN 07 March 2019 £649
MAN
MAN 21 March 2019 £649
MAN
MAN 04 April 2019 £679
MAN
MAN 11 April 2019 £679
MAN
MAN 14 November 2019 £649
MAN
MAN 21 November 2019 £649
STN
STN 15 November 2018 £599
STN
STN 22 November 2018 £599
STN
STN 07 February 2019 £609
STN
STN 21 February 2019 £609
STN
STN 07 March 2019 £629
STN
STN 21 March 2019 £629
STN
STN 04 April 2019 £659
STN
STN 11 April 2019 £659
STN
STN 14 November 2019 £629
STN
STN 21 November 2019 £629

Hotel Britannia Excelsior ★★★

With 284 rooms, this large, three-star, all-inclusive hotel is set in a former 19th-century inn right on Como's shore, and has a floating outdoor swimming pool that almost seems part of the lake (open seasonally). Hotel guests can visit Bellagio by boat during leisure time (boat ticket included from May-Oct. A limited winter timetable also runs - tickets payable locally).

Hotel Bazzoni ★★★

This welcoming hotel, under new ownership for 2018, sits on the lakeside promenade, offering wonderful views from the newly refurbished public areas, which include a bar and lounge area, reception and dining room. The hotel also has a lift and sun-terraces. The bedrooms offer private facilities, hairdryer, fridge, flat screen satellite TV, safe, air-conditioning, ceiling fan and telephone. There is a supplement for rooms with lake view.

Further Information

Hotel transfer times

The transfer time from the airport to your hotel is approximately 90 minutes from Milan Malpensa and two hours from Milan Bergamo

Combining hotel transfers

We sometimes need to combine transfers to and from your hotel. We always try to keep any wait to a minimum, but you may be asked to wait at the airport for up to an hour, while other incoming flights arrive, before the transfer to your hotel. Similarly, we may need to transfer you back to the airport up to three hours before your flight home departs.

Italian hotel room tax

Some regions of Italy have introduced a room tax of between 1 € and 3 € per person per night, payable directly by the guest to the hotel on check-out. You will be advised by your Tour Manager in resort if a particular hotel is implementing this charge.

Special requirements

If you have notified us of any special requirements, please check that they have been noted and acknowledged. This is especially important with any dietary needs you may have.

Itinerary changes

Occasionally, for operational reasons, we may have to change the order of the excursions on your holiday. The final day-by-day itinerary will be confirmed on your Final Travel Documents, which you will receive approximately three weeks prior to your departure.

Foreign Office travel advice

Visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice to find out the latest Foreign And Commonwealth Office travel advice for your holiday destination, as well as information about passports and visas.

Entrance fees

Since some attractions visited offer free admission to visitors at certain times of year, we do not include entrance fees. These will be payable locally where applicable. This applies to excursions that are included in the price of your holiday and to excursions booked as optional extras.

Disabled access

The majority of our tours involve a certain amount of walking, including a short walk from the coach stop to the town, attraction or venue you're visiting. If you are bringing a wheelchair, please let us know at the time of booking so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

*This offer applies to new bookings on selected air-inclusive holidays to destinations within Europe, made between 17th July and 10th August 2018 (inclusive), only. Prices shown when booking do not include the discount. The discount will be applied to your booking once the promo code (EARLYSH) has been entered and will be confirmed before purchase. This offer may not be used in conjunction with any other offer, is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time. Exclusions apply.