Italian Lakes Discovery Overview

A superb sojourn that winds through the splendid scenery of Italy’s lake district and St Moritz’s spectacular mountain peaks.

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    • Total price tool tip
      USD $3,115
      CAD $3,210
      AUD $3,150
      EUR €2,165
      GBP £1,820
      NZD $3,510
      ZAR R31,530
      CHF FR2,625
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There is an earlier version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2014 to Dec 31, 2014. View earlier Italian Lakes Discovery.

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  • 2015-01-01 - 2015-12-31

Journey through the Italian Lake District and St. Moritz, from Milan to Verona

  • Potter among the rooftop sculptures of Milan’s Gothic Duomo
  • Take the rails through St. Moritz’s staggering mountain scenery on the Bernina Express
  • Prowl the superb grounds of Villa Melzi
  • Traipse along the forested paths of Lake Garda’s Singol Valley
  • Enjoy a picnic perched atop Mount Grona
  • Indulge in some ambrosial Italian fare in Tirano

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Milan, Italy
  • Finish:

    Verona, Italy
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 16
  • Ages:

    Min 15
  • Meals:

    7 breakfasts, 2 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Hotel (7 nts)
  • Transport:

    Boat, Private Bus, Train
  • Included activities:

    Bernina Express Scenic Train Ride, Lake Como Day Trip, Lake Garda Boat Tour, Milan Walking Tour, Morteratsch Glacier Excursion, Walk to Mount Grona Viewpoint

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    140kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    This trip is run by our experienced sister company Peregrine Adventures. Your group is therefore likely to be a mixture of Intrepid passengers and other like-minded international travellers.

  • Total price from

    USD $3,115
    CAD $3,210
    AUD $3,150
    EUR €2,165
    GBP £1,820
    NZD $3,510
    ZAR R31,530
    CHF FR2,625
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    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $389
    CAD $401
    AUD $393
    EUR €270
    GBP £227
    NZD $438
    ZAR R3,941
    CHF FR328
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Day 1 Milan

Arrive in Milan and be seduced and smitten by this ever-stylish, always-on-display city of food and fashion.

Day 2 Lake Como/Breglia

Delve into Milan’s past and present on a guided morning walking tour. Head out to Lake Como for a stroll through this lakeside slice of pictorial perfection.

Day 4 Lake Como

Hop on a boat to discover some beautiful villages, villas and gardens in and around Lake Como. Visit the grand white Villa Melzi, stop by the lakeside village of Tremezzo, explore the charming village of Varenna, deemed by some as the most romantic town in all of Italy and take a trip to see Fiumelatte, the curious ‘River of Milk’.

Day 5 St. Moritz/Tirano

Kick back with a chinotto in Chiavenna before continuing on to Switzerland’s St. Moritz area. Travel out to the Morteratsch Glacier for a picnic lunch with incredible views, before heading to Tirano via one of the world’s most stunning train journeys.

Days 6-7 Riva del Garda

Drive through more sensational mountain ranges – including the Dolomites – on the way to Riva del Garda. Meander the cobbled streets and splendid scenery of Lake Garda’s Limone, explore the ruins of Garda’s medieval castle, and wander along San Vigilio’s peninsula.

Day 8 Verona

After breakfast, drive to Verona where this spectacular adventure draws to a close.
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    • ZGXI
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $3,115
      CAD $3,210
      AUD $3,150
      EUR €2,165
      GBP £1,820
      NZD $3,510
      ZAR R31,530
      CHF FR2,625
      *
    •  
       
       
       
       
    •  
       
       
       
       
    • Walking
    • Comfort
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