Private day tour by car with driver
Choose our Lake Como day trip to discover Lake Como in Italy’s beautiful Lake District, just 1 hour drive from Milan.
Lake Como Day Tour
Lake Como, which is 1 hour drive from Milan, is Italy’s most famous lakeside resort.
Our Lake Como day trip from Milan will allow you to admire its stunning scenery through the funicular railway to Brunate, explore the fashionable lakeside town of Como, and take a scenic cruise on Lake Como to admire its beautiful lakeside villas and gardens.
- Lake Como full-day trip from Milan
- Duration: 10 hours. Departure from your hotel in Milan at 9,00 am. Arrival in Como at 10,00 am. Arrival in hotel in Milan at 7,00 pm.
- code: 01913
Total price € 440,00 for a trip by minivan within 7 people Total price € 360,00 for a trip by car within 3 people
This is a personal trip by private car with driver for one group of clients only.
- Round-trip transport from Milan by minivan or coach
- Destinations: Como, Lake Como, Brunate
- Visit of Como
- Funicular ride to Brunate with breathtaking view of the lake
- 2 hours panoramic ferry-boat cruise on Lake Como, marveling at the panoramic views
- Admire the lush Mediterranean and Alpine scenery of Italy’s Lombardy region
Lake Como is the third largest lake in Italy.
Surrounded by stunning alpine scenery and beautiful villages, such as Cernobbio, Gravedona and Bellagio, is a favorite locale among Hollywood’s stars.
Our Lake Como tour from Milan will show you the beauty of this Italian resort.
At your arrival in Como you will have free time to visit the town and explore its picturesque streets, beautiful architecture, and stunning views.
Como also has an award winning silk museum (strictly related to the silk production of the area), a civic museum and Alessandro Volta museum.
Taking the funicular (cable car) you will reach the town of Brunate, one of the most famous towns on the lake.
From the top of the hill where Brunate is you will enjoy a breathtaking view of the lake and stop for a coffee or gelato.
After coming back to Como, with our Lake Como and Bellagio day trip from milan, on your ferry boat panoramic cruise you will admire the lakeside villas, parks, and beautiful Italian and English gardens along the lake.
The mild Mediterranean climate ensures an abundance of flowers, exotic and rare plants thrive year round. It is also possible to get a wonderful view of the Alps across the lake.
From Como, you will be transferred back to Milan.
What’s Included in the Lake Como Day Trip From Milan
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Milan
- Transfer by private air-conditioned minivan or coach
What’s Not Included in the Lake Como Day Trip From Milan
- Tour guide (on demand)
- Ferry-boat cruise ticket
- Funicular ticket
- Entrance fees
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks
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Villas on Lake Como and Bellagio
Lake Como is always at the top of the list of tourists from all over the world thanks to the beauties of the landscape that blend with the wonders created by man. In fact, Lake Como is also known internationally for the spectacular historic villas and their parks that overlook its shores: in fact, not only in recent times has the lake been chosen as a holiday and relaxation destination, but already in in the past it was one of the favorite vacation spots of Lombard nobles, who loved to host artists and writers. An inheritance that has remained clearly visible in the many villas like jewels that make the lake precious.
And now that Lake Como thanks to its beauty is returning to being a destination within everyone’s reach, those homes are an irresistible attraction for tourists. Some are private, others public, but all can be visited with our lake Como and Bellagio day trip from Milan, especially enjoying their precious gardens that caress the lake. Some are always open, others only in certain periods of the year, but as always in autumn, their guardian gates of centuries-old history are still wide open to the public. So here are described some of the most beautiful of Lake Como. Built in the 18th century, Villa Olmo is one of the main symbols of the city of Como. One of the most famous and sumptuous historic residences in Como, which reflects the custom of noble families of the time to own a suburban residence, is surrounded by a large Italian garden.
In fact, the Villa stands at the north-western end of the city of Como, at the end of the lake promenade of the villas of Borgo Vico (currently the Lino Gelpi promenade), opened in 1957 to connect the most prestigious patrician buildings in the city.
Also you will visit by lake Como day trip from Milan a place of rare beauty where the wonders of creation and works of art live side by side, Villa Carlotta in Tremezzo is a museum and botanical garden. The residence was built by the Marquis Giorgio Clerici at the end of the 1600s, surrounded by an Italian garden, facing a dreamlike panorama. The park of Villa Carlotta is famous for the amazing spring flowering of rhododendrons and azaleas in over 150 varieties. In addition to visiting the park and museum, a whole series of events are scheduled (exhibitions, concerts, workshops and appointments for families) that enrich the wonder of the residence.
Elegance, harmony, respect. With lake Como and Bellagio day tour from Milan, do not miss a magical balance between architecture and nature of Villa Melzi in Bellagio is an infinite tribute to the amazing beauty of the neoclassical style. This splendid villa emerges from Lake Como, with all the pride of its history, but it is only by walking through its immense gardens that one can realize the magnificence of the natural park that surrounds it. There isn’t a single element that isn’t taken care of down to the smallest detail: you get lost among the centuries-old plants and the generous flowering of the magnolias, between the tree-lined avenue of still bare plane trees and the pond that recalls the Japanese style for gardens. Lake Como day tour from Milan can discover to you the incredible position that caresses one of the most beautiful corners of Lake Como. From here the view of the Comacina Island is truly priceless, as is the gaze towards the upper lake. An authentic jewel that makes a long stretch of paradise on Lake Como invulnerable.