Why You Shouldn’t Miss This
Como is one of the most attractive, scenic and rustic locations in Italy, and is often present in lists of the top 5 most visited cities in Italy. The tourist destination is home to numerous works of art, churches, gardens, age-old buildings and cathedrals, museums, and palaces, so it’s no wonder that the affluent choose this as the destination for a holiday home. Explore all of the above on this incredible half-day tour from Milan.
Escape the city and rush to the countryside for your dose of relaxation, nature, and serenity. Located an hour away from Milan, you will be accompanied by your tour guide and an exclusive tour group of 8-12 people, including yourself, to Como. This allows you to enjoy the spectacular views and natural scenery of Como in a more relaxed and calm fashion. Located close to the Alps, the views of the marvelous mountain peaks in the horizon add a sense of awe and magnificence all around you. You will explore the fascinating city and take in the many sites that attract more than half-a-million visitors annually.
At the end of this tour, you’re definitely going to feel relaxed, elated and satisfied; completely delighted by the Italian countryside and wishing you never had to go back!
It’s time to give yourself a break from Milan and take on another adventure. One near the snowy peaks of the Alps, in a city with breathtaking sites and lakes. The city: Como. Spoil yourself by joining an exclusive guided group tour that explores the city, its wonderful lakes and the spectacular surroundings.
Meet your guide in Milan and head to Como by train. On the journey, familiarize yourself with the small tour group and tour guide. Your city tour will begin at the city center where you can explore the grounds of the magnificent White Marble Duomo, and stroll along the quaint boulevard Via Vittorio Emanuele. You will visit the beautiful Romanesque Sant’Abbondio Church where you can admire the Medieval walls and the age-old Como Cathedral, standing in the same spot for over 6 centuries.
You can also shop in Como, in the engaging street markets and shops that sell local produce across the city. The tour will continue along the lakeside promenade and will cover the exquisite gardens the city is famous for, notably Piazza Cavour and Villa Olmo. After the tour, you will return to Milan with your guide.
These are some of the top sites covered: - Como Duomo - Como Cathedral - Via Vittorio Emanuele - Sant’ Abbondio Church - Piazza Cavour - Via Plinio - Lake Front - Villa Olmo