MILAN AND LAKE MAGGIORE
The fashion metropolis and the beautiful lake.
Arrival at Milan/Turin airport, transfer by coach to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Full board in the hotel. Meeting with your guide for the sightseeing of this active city, famous for the Duomo (symbol of the city), Scala Theatre, the Sforzesco Castle, Leonardo’s Last Supper, and the Academy of fine arts of Brera. Walk in Montenapoleone Street, the famous upscale shopping street, centre of the fashion district, that make Milan one of the most important fashion cities in the world.
Breakfast in the hotel.
Transfer for the Boat Trip on the Navigli Canals, a memorable morning on the wonderful boat tours of the city canal system, admiring the banks of the canals to get a sense of the old industrial buildings, bridges and warehouses that made up this most mundane face of an industrious city.
Lunch in a typical and suggestive restaurant along the banks of the canals followed by a free afternoon for shopping and relaxing.
Dinner in the hotel and overnight stay.
Breakfast in the hotel and departure by coach for Arona, the beautiful and important lakeside city, former Roman resort that was domain of the Visconti family from 1439 to 1797, with the famous San Carlone, a huge brass and bronze statue completed in 1698 and 115.2 ft (35.10 mt) tall.
After the city, Boat trip around the lake and around the Borromean islands in the western arm of the lake, noted for their very attractive and picturesque setting.
Typical lunch onboard the boat and arriving in Locarno (Swiss city on the lake).
Return to your hotel by coach from Locarno along the lake front with its beautiful landscape.
Followed by dinner in your hotel.
After breakfast transfer to Milan/Turin airport for your flight home.
di Mirosa Picottino
Corso Umberto I, 39
13043 Cigliano (VC)