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Lake Como and Lugano Day Trip from Milan

4.8 / 5

29 reviews

Activity provider: Z V SRL

Lake Como and Lugano Day Trip from Milan

Activity provider: Z V SRL
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From US$ 103.38 per person

Visit the best of Switzerland and Italy on a day trip from Milan.

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Duration 9 hours
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  • Take a day trip to Lake Como from Milan with an English-speaking tour guide
  • Shop in the boutiques of Como and Lugano
  • Cruise on Lake Como and experience the stunning scenery of the Italian and Swiss Alps
Full description
Depart Milan on an air-conditioned coach and after just one hour arrive in Como. Visit the historic center and enjoy some free time to explore the Old Town, shop in the local boutiques, and have a boat cruise of one hour. Admire the lakeside villas and the majestic mountain scenery before crossing the Swiss border. Arrive in Lugano to discover the most elegant and popular spots in the city. With your guide, explore the pedestrianized center. See Via Nassa, which was formerly where the women of the city weaved the nets for fishermen and is now a sophisticated shopping street. Visit the shoreside Casinò Lugano. Enjoy views to soaring mountain peaks, green meadows, and glistening blue water: a perfect Alpine scene.
  • Day trip to Lake Como from Milan
  • Guided walking tour of Como
  • Shopping in Como
  • Shopping in Lugano
  • Lake Como panoramic cruise
  • Stunning scenery of the Italian and Swiss Alps
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Food or drink
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Zani Viaggi - Milan Visitor Center: Largo Cairoli via Cusani, Milano, Metro MM1 Cairoli.

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • You are required to bring a valid current passport
  • You are required to find out you need a Visa to enter Switzerland
  • No pets allowed on board the bus
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 29 reviews

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This day trip was beyond amazing. Our tour guide Guissepina was very patient, calm and knowledgeable. She really took care of us. We met at the meeting point at about 8.50 am and got handed our audio materials. At 9am we set off for Como on the very comfortable coach. We arrived Como after an hour and had a guided tour of the beautiful city. Then we were left to wander on our own for about 30 mins. We met up again and headed to the port to wait for our boat to take us across the lake. The views were amazing! Breathtaking! The cruise lasted an hour and we came back to land. We went straight to have lunch and rested for about half an hour. We met up again at about 2pm to join the coach taking us to Lugano. We got to Lugano after about 50 mins, our passports didn’t get checked at the border but I have heard it gets checked randomly. We had a guided tour of Lugano then left to wander on our own for about 1.5 hours. We met again at about 5.30pm to take the train back to Milan. Wonderful!!!

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February 26, 2022

Our original trip to lugano and cuomo was cancelled, but was swapped out for a trip to lake como and bellagio. Our tour guide was amazing and very knowledgeable. Unfortunately our boat tour was cut short a bit due to some issues, but our bus was able to save the day! We lost time in bellagio due to it, and with the cancellation that’s why its a 4/5 for me. If not, it would be an easy 5 stars

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August 30, 2021

We had Inna as our tour guide, she really took care of me yesterday. I was the only one who had disability and she made sure that I was safe and comfortable and able to catch up with the group. We had the Como and Lugano tour and they are both beautiful places, especially Como.

October 27, 2019

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