The natural beauty, ornamental gardens, attractive villa facades and tranquil atmosphere of Lake Como have attracted Milanese gentry, artists, royalty and celebrities for centuries. Today the lake is a popular location for sailing, windsurfing and kitesurfing. The mild Mediterranean climate is tempered by the calm breeze from the lake during the summer and the temperature rarely falls below 6 degrees in the winter.
- Flights from Edinburgh or Glasgow to Milan
- 7 nights in the lakeside town of Cadenabbia or Tremezzo
- A full day excursion to Milan
- A full day excursion into the Swiss Alps, include the Alpine towns of Tirano, Poschiavo, Chiavenna and St. Moritz
- A half day boat tour on Lake Como, stopping in the town of Bellagio
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Choice of hotels
Hotel Bazzoni 3*
Located in the village of Tremezzo overlooking picturesque Lake Como, visitors will feel right at home in this traditional, simply furnished hotel. With a backdrop of lush green hills and ornamental gardens, you can enjoy the views while exploring your scenic surroundings and from the Bazzoni’s spacious terrace.
Grand Hotel Cadenabbia 4*
The awe- inspiring views from Grand Hotel Cadenabbia are enough reason to book a trip to Lake Como. With its exquisite gardens, relaxing outdoor pool area and elegant, panoramic restaurant; this impressive lakeside hotel is the ideal place to stay on your Lake Como holiday. The central location allows for easy exploration around the lake; get a real feel for the Italian lifestyle in the pavement bars and cafes dotted along its shores.