VENICE AND COMO LAKE - BUDGET FRIENDLY

8 Days / 6 Nights - Venice and Como Lake - Guaranteed Departures


Highlights

Budget Friendly Touring Option

We are pleased to introduce new budget touring that is aimed to please. This tour features Venice and Lake Como.

Tour Highlights

  • Two (2) nights in Venice – HOTEL PRINCIPE or similar.
  • Four (4) nights in Como Lake area – HOTEL BARCHETTA EXCELSIOR or similar. Daily breakfast.
  • Shared tour of Venice (walking tour of the city center).

Venice and Como Lake Tour Includes

  • Water shuttle transfer Venice Airport/Venice hotel.
  • Train transportation in 2nd class Venice/Como (high speed train with seats reserved Venice/Milan + regional train with no seats reserved Milan/Como).
  • Private transfer Como Hotel/Milan Malpensa Airport.

Itinerary

Day 01, U.S. to Venice

Overnight flight to Venice, Italy. Celtic Tours World Vacations will be delighted to book your air in conjunction with your tour, or purchase this tour on a land only basis, where your tour would begin on day 02, in Venice.

Day 02, VENICE, ARRIVAL SHUTTLE TRANSFER

Welcome to Italy! Upon arrival in Venice, you will be transferred via a shuttle (shared) water shuttle. After you have claimed your bags, make your way to the desk #69, located in the arrivals hall and then to the water taxi embarkation pier, which is approximately a 7-minute walk. The shuttle boat leaves from the airport 1-2 times per hour. You will then share the water taxi transfer with other travelers, and will be dropped off at the nearest mooring point to your hotel. The rest of your day is free to begin exploring the most romantic Italian city! Overnight in Venice.

Day 03, VENICE SHARED WALKING TOUR

Today partake a shared walking tour through the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice from Piazza San Marco with the Basilica, Palazzo Ducale, Bell Tower, Clock Tower and Procuratie, Santa Maria Formosa, Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo (The "Pantheon" of Venice), Marco Polo’s House and Malibran Theatre. Rest of the day at leisure and overnight In Venice.

Day 04, VENICE / COMO BY TRAIN

After breakfast, independent transfer to Venice Rail Station to catch your train (around 11.00 am) that in 4 hours will bring you to Como with one change in Milan! The rest of the day will be at leisure to relax and start exploring Como on your own. The city offers many historical and cultural gems, which you can discover by taking a walk in the pedestrian historical center. We recommend you don't miss the Como Cathedral (Duomo) and the Basilica of Sant'Abbondio, but also the Villa Olmo, the public gardens with the Tempio Voltiano, the Teatro Sociale, the city's medieval town hall (Broletto) or the Casa del Fascio. Dinner on own and overnight.

Day 05, COMO LAKE, DAY AT LEISURE TO DISCOVER THE LAKE BY BOAT

This morning we recommend to start discovering Como Lake from the waters, stopping in the wonderful villages Tremezzo and Bellagio. During the sail, you would admire the villages, the medieval hamlets, the Romanesque churches, the views of the flora and, of course, a long series of villas with their luxuriant gardens. In Tremezzo you can visit Villa Carlotta with its magnificent botanic garden and art masterpieces in over 70.000 square meters of gardens and museum. Then, continue to Bellagio, the pearl of Como Lake, a tiny town to spend relaxing time with lovely views, classy boutiques, two gardens to visit, picturesque lanes, a choice of restaurants and bars.

Day 06, COMO LAKE, DAY AT LEISURE TO VISIT AND SHOPPING IN MILAN

Today we suggest to take a train to Milan (just a 30-minute ride!) and visit the Duomo, La Scala Theatre, the Castle Sforzesco. Don’t forget some shopping in the Italian fashion capital!

Day 07, COMO LAKE, DAY AT LEISURE

Let this last day be completely at your own pace, you will have time to relax in the city and live Italian lifestyle in Como!

Day 08, DEPARTURE FROM MILAN

This morning, departure private transfer to Milan Airport for your flight back home.

Optionals

Rates & Hotels

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* All Prices are in USD
2017Land Only
Mar 17 - Apr 2   1259
Apr 17 - Apr 30   1509
May 5 - May 25; May 29 - Jun 12; Jun 17 - Jul 22   1689
Jul 23 - Aug 30   1559
Sep 4 - Sep 30   1689
Oct 1 - Oct 31   1509

Blackout Dates

Black-out dates: April 3-8 ; April 14-16 ; May 2-4; May 26-28; June 13-16 ; Aug 31 - Sept 3.

Pricing

Your tour land price is per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room. When a single room is booked, a single supplement will apply. There are no triple rooms for this tour.

This tour does not include:

  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • Lunches (not listed in itinerary)
  • City Tax to be paid locally
  • Drinks on meals

Airfare

Airfare is additional. Once you select your date, you will be given the opportunity to search our system for the best available airfare from your home city. The dates shown will be the start / end date of your tour. However, you can alter these dates to arrive earlier or extend your stay as needed.

Our system will search for the best possible airfare during your booking process. Note: airfare cannot be booked sooner than eleven (11) month from date of departure.

Departures & Transfers

Departure date is the date one would depart from the US. Tour begins in Italy one day later.

 
Hotels featured on this tour
Venice and Lake Como Lake - A Budget Friendly Tour - [details] 

 

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