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Best of the Italian Lakes (9 Days) - Trafalgar
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9 days

Best of the Italian Lakes (9 Days)

Start and end in Milan
Tour Operator:
Trafalgar
Max group size:
50
Age range:
5 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
83027
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US $1,976
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Highlights

  • Sip a tasty cappuccino on Como's lakeside promenade
  • Sample classic olive oil, wine and lemons at Lake Garda
  • Snap a photo inside the iconic car at the Ferrari Museum
  • Relive the story of Romeo and Juliet in fair Verona
  • Visit the Duomo and La Scala Opera House in Milan

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Itinerary

Start and end in Milan! With the Discovery tour Best of the Italian Lakes (9 Days), you have a 9 days tour package taking you through Milan, Italy and 7 other destinations in Italy. Best of the Italian Lakes (9 Days) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Journey from Milan to Lake Maggiore
  2. Day 2: Admire Beautiful Lake Como
  3. Day 3: Continue to Lake Garda
  4. Day 4: Explore Verona
  5. Day 5: Discover the Treasures of Mantua
  6. Day 6: Lake Garda Your Way
  7. Day 7: Admire Ferraris in Modena
  8. Day 8: Onwards to Milan
  9. Day 9: Farewell Italy
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
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  • Insurance
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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Food
    Good
    4.0
  • 4.5
  • MM
    · September 29th, 2019
    Accommodations need to be walking distance to town like Stresa.lake Garda Villa Mariantoo far but comfortable clean. Be more clear on excursions...eg inside Milan duomo sounded like bus trip around city.
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing your feedback. We take our guests' feedback very seriously here at Trafalgar. Therefore, we appreciate you sharing your concerns about the itinerary, and as such, we have passed your comments on to our Product Development... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • BH
    · June 17th, 2019
    A great trip in all respects. Thank you, Sarah. There was one aspect prior to the trip itself that we were not happy about....... We were unable to get a flight into Milan Malpensa Airport on the arrival day and could only get an early flight into... Show more
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you for taking the time to share your review of the Best of the Italian Lakes guided vacation. Although we are pleased that your overall experience with us was very good, we regret to read of your disappointed with the airport transfer service on... Show more
    Trip date: June 2019
  • Best of the Italian Lakes (9 Days) reviewer 3
    · July 18th, 2017
    This was actually the first long tour I ever took in my life. So I didn't have any expectations. Overall, I would recommend this itinerary, it was excellent! Accommodations were good, buses were comfy, food wasn't great but average. Tour guide was a... Show more
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    Trip date: September 2016
  • GS
    · November 23rd, 2015
    Really well looked after, great tour guide with lots of knowledge, good optional excursions as well as included tours. Second trip with Trafalgar
    Trip date: September 2015

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Best of the Italian Lakes (9 Days)
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    • What is the group size of this tour?

      The maximum group size for this tour is 45 people, however, the tour may not always be filled to capacity and there may be closer to 25 - 35 passengers.

    • Is it possible to leave the tour earlier?

      You can definitely leave the tour whenever you like but unfortunately the tour operator will not refund any unused days.

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      • For any tour departing before July 10th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after July 10th, 2021, a minimum payment of $200 is required to confirm your booking with Trafalgar. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 65 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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