a delightful day Weather was good, the bus trip was not that long. The lake is so picturesque
A day trip to the beautiful Lake Como departing from Milan, to explore this area surrounded by mountain peaks! Take the opportunity to depart for a leisurely - tour cruise on the lake Como to reach the charming village of Bellagio.
With this exciting day trip you will get to Lake Como departing from Milan aboard a bus (equipped with all comforts). You will be enchated by the magnificent panorama, surrounded the beautiful mountain peaks. You will also eXPerience a two-hour tour cruise on Lake Como to Bellagio, a village full of treasures to discover.
This exciting Lake Como day trip will start early in the morning from Milan. You will depart from Milan onboard a bus, reaching the charming village of Como, which will be the first destination of the itinerary of your day tour.
Here you will have the opportunity to explore the historical centre, with stops at the most important monuments like the ancient Basilica of Sant'Abbondio. After the tour, you will have some free time to continue the exploration of Como. You can walk for the charming streets where one of the most famous Italian novel was set ("I Promessi Sposi") and have some shopping or enjoy a good lunch with a nice view on the Lake.
After lunch you will take a boat to enjoy a nice cruise tour on Lake Como, where you will have the opportunity to admire its glimpses of rare beauty and take some terrific pictures.
The Lake Como is the third largest lake in Italy for size, after Lake Garda and Lake Maggiore, and it is considered one of the most important natural treasures of northern Italy. If you are spending your vacation in Milan, the Lake Como is a mandatory stop: it takes around 1 hour and half to get to the Lake Como from Milan and it worths the trip, just only for the amazing cruise tour!
During your cruise tour, you will admire the charming villas overlooking the lake, among which stands Villa d'Este in Cernobbio, a luxurious hotel surrounded by tropical gardens. The last stop of the cruise will be Bellagio, a popular tourist destination.
Here you will walk along the streets that climb the hill to the lake, strolling through craft shops, traditional markets and cafes housed in Bellagio’s historic buildings.
Your day trip to the Lake Como and Bellagio will end after the visit: you’ll take the boat to reach Cadenabbia, and from there you’ll return to Milan by bus.
The day trip to Lake Como could be also a more intimate experience. if you prefer this option, have a look at our private experiences:
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
During the winter season (November 1st - March 31st) the tour does NOT include the visit of Bellagio. It is replaced by a visit of Brunate. During these months the price of the tour is lower (79 € per person).
We recommend comfortable shoes and, for visits to places of worship, appropriate clothing (shoulders and knees must be covered).
Do not forget to bring your camera!
This tour is free for children under 3 years.