SHOPPING

Shopping mania among Lake Maggiore, Milan and Lake of Lugano

TOUR FOR INDIVIDUAL TRAVELLERS 05 DAYS/04 NIGHTS
Rate per person in standard double room from Malpensa € 1.770,00
Rate per person in standard double room from Linate € 1.900,00
Shopping
italian Excellences and Borromeo estates
Day 01 | Milan - Lake Maggiore
Landing at the airport and transfer to Lake Maggiore surroundings by private car.
4* hotel accommodation. Time at your disposal for individual activities and relax. Dinner at the hotel and overnight.
Day 02 | Borromean Isles, Lake Maggiore
Breakfast at the hotel. Meeting with your qualified multilingual- speaking tourist guide. Transfer to ISOLA MADRE by taxi-boat. Guided visit of the biggest isle in Borromean Gulf. Fully covered by a botanical garden, where peacocks, parrots and pheasants live completely free. The isle is renowned for its marvellous bloom of azaleas, rhododendrons, camellias and wisteria pergolas. Visit to XVI century palace rich in furniture, coming from Borromeo family's historic residences and where a collection of puppet theatre is kept. Transfer to ISOLA DEI PESCATORI. Lunch at a restaurant with a lake fish menu.
In the afternoon transfer and guided visit to ISOLA BELLA, an undisputed pearl of beauty. Tha construction of the Baroque Palace started in 1632 thanks to Carlo III Borromeo, who dedicated it to Isabella d'Adda, his wife, his wife. Their son Vitaliano carried on the project and he wanted the magnificent setting of its blooming terraced gardens. The palace boasts a precious collection of painting and rooms rich in tapestries, furniture and objects of art. Time at your disposal for shopping along "Vicolo del Fornello", with prestigious brands of the so-called Made in Italy "Alessi, Herno, Via Vela 14, Italian Indipendent, Coolturalbag, Di Luca, Capricci, Acqua di Stresa. Rientro nel tardo pomeriggio. Cena in hotel e pernottamento.
Day 03 | Lake Maggiore - Milan
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to MILAN by private car. Left luggage and check-in at a 4*hotel in the city centre. Meeting with your qualified multilingual- speaking tourist guide for a visit to the city, a synonym of style and elegance. The most famous boutiques are situated in the so-called "fashion district", which offers a curious eye much more than the pleasure of shopping. The streets, flanked with the shop-windows of the most prestigious fashionable griffes, are also historic charming places and many important museums are located there. You will be led from Piazza della Scala on to the elegant Via Manzoni winding along Via Monte Napoleone, Via Santo Spirito, Via Sant'Andrea and Via Della Spiga, in which the shops of the most famous brands are situated in luxurious houses. Admission to Morando Palace. Costume Fashion and Image. Time at your disposal for lunch and shopping.
Dinner at the hotel and overnight.
Day 04 | Milan - Lake Lugano - Mila
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to LUGANO (Switzerland) by private car. Meeting with your qualified tourist guide to visit the historic centre, famous for its lakeside, luxurious shops and numerous restaurants. Time at your disposal for shopping and individual lunch. Then transfer to CAMPIONE D'ITALIA, an Italian enclave in Switzerland, famous for its casino and then on to the Outlet of Mendrisio, renowned for its high-quality and originality of lots of brands there. Time at your disposal for lunch and shopping. Back to Milan late in the afternoon. Dinner at the hotel and overnight.
Day 05 | Milan
Transfer to the airport by private car.
THE RATE INCLUDES:
N. 02 overnights in a standard room at a 4* hotel in the Lake Maggiore area, with Half-Board treatment (menu 3 courses – drinks included);
N. 02 overnights in a standard room at a 4* hotel in Milan city center, with Half-Board treatment (menu 3 courses – drinks included);
Private transportation from/to the Milanese airports on day 01 and day 05;
Private transportation to Milan on day 03;
Private transportation to/from Lake Lugano on day 04;
Public transportation by taxi-boat during the Borromean Isles on day 02;
Entrance tickets to: Isola Bella, Isola Madre, Morando Palace in Milan;
Lunch at a typical restaurant on the Isola dei Pescatori (menu 3 courses - drinks included);
Private tourist guide inside the Isola Bella, Isola Madre and for half-day services in Milan city center and Lugano;
English speaking telephone assistance by Travel-Lab T.O. & D.M.C.

THE RATE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Private assistance during the stay;
Lunch on day 01, 03, 04, 05;
City-tax.
Organizzazione tecnica: Travel-Lab T.O. & D.M.C.
Destination Management Company for Lake District of Northern Italy
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