> DAY 1: Milan
Welcome to Milan, Italy’s most fashionable city! At Milan Malpensa International Airport you will be welcomed by your private driver and transferred to your luxury hotel. Enjoy the afternoon and evening at your leisure discovering the city’s vibrant atmosphere. Ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their favorite restaurants, cafes and entertainment.
> DAY 2: Milan - Half Day Walking Tour
After breakfast, your licensed English speaking guide will meet you at your hotel lobby. Today’s private tour will introduce you to the main monuments and the rich history of Italy’s most fashionable city. Stroll through the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, a 19th-century glass-vaulted shopping arcade, and then visit the renowned La Scala Theatre, Milan’s Opera House since 1778. Enjoy a visit to Leonardo da Vinci's The Last Supper which is hidden away in the Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie. End your tour at the Duomo Cathedral, often considered the most beautiful church in the world. Admire the church’s stunning gothic architecture and take in the breathtaking views of the city from the rooftop terraces.
> DAY 3: Milan, Lake Como
After breakfast, meet your driver in the hotel lobby for your private car transfer to your luxury hotel on the shores of Lake Como, a jewel-like oasis of tranquility set amid a dramatic landscape.
> DAY 4: Lake Como – Private Lake Cruise
Today set off on a boat cruise, the best way to discover the beauty of the Lake. Comfortably on board a modern motorboat, it is possible to admire the most enchanting Villas which dot the lake shores. VIP’s dwellings, historical palaces with marvellous gardens and fascinating villages make the cruise a memorable experience. Stop for sightseeing in Bellagio or in Varenna, or at the Villa Balbianello and Villa Carlotta. Enjoy lunch or dinner at your leisure in restaurants overlooking the lake where landscape and atmosphere are unparallel.
> DAY 5: Lake Como
Enjoy a day of leisure in your luxury hotel or set off on an exploration of the surrounding countryside. Ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their favorite activities and sites around Lake Como.
> DAY 6: Lake Como, Italian Riviera
After breakfast, meet your driver in the hotel lobby for your private car transfer to your luxury hotel on the Italian Riviera, Italy’s most exclusive seaside destination.
> DAY 7: Italian Riviera – Cinque Terre
Today you will explore the beautiful coastline of Cinque Terre (Five Lands) with your private guide. Your first stop will be the villages of Riomaggiore and Manarola, where you will enjoy a leisurely walk along the Via Dell’Amore. Next you will board a public boat and head off to Vernazza, admiring along the way the unique landscape and villages. From here you will go to Moterosso and enjoy a visit of the historic center and a wine tasting of Schiacchetra, the area’s famous sweet wine. In the afternoon return to your hotel in Portofino or Santa Margherita Ligure.
> DAY 8: Italian Riviera
Enjoy a day at leisure enjoying the beautiful climate and soaking up the local culture. Ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their personal tips of favorite activities and excursions on the Italian Riviera.
> DAY 9: Departure
After breakfast meet your transfer in the hotel lobby for the Milan airport where you will to meet your international flight home.