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This tour starts in London where you board the Belmond British Pullman to Paris where you change to the Venice Simplon Orient Express the train epitomizes the glamour and elegance of the Golden Age of travel. Arrive in Venice for 2 nights then discover the two best Italian lakes. Lake Garda is Italy’s largest lake known for its crystal-clear water. You will stay at the south end, in the town of Sirmione known for its thermal baths and Rocca Scaligera, a medieval castle overlooking the lake. Next stylish Lake Como which attracts its share of celebrities and tourists although its lakefront villages still manage to retain a traditional feel. Its shores are lined with grand Neo-classical villas backed by impressive gardens, Lake Como is the place to see and be seen.

Highlights

  • Journey aboard the luxurious Venice Simplon-Orient-Express
  • Enjoy a gondola ride, Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s Basilica in Venice
  • Milan City Hop on Hop off city tour

Package Also Includes

  •  London to Paris on Belmond British Pullman
  • 1- night aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express in a private Twin Cabin.
  • 2- night hotel stay with breakfast in Venice
  • 2-night hotel stay with breakfast in Sirmione Lake Garda
  • 2-night hotel stay with breakfast in Como Lake Como
  • 1-night hotel stay with breakfast in Milan
  • Flight Milan to UK
  • Tours as listed
  • All rail travel as per itinerary
Trip Map

Disclaimer:

Prices are per person and subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Railbookers UK Trading Ltd is a member of ABTA (Y6401) and holidays including flights are ATOL protected, number 7579.

DAY 1LONDON TO VENICE
Your tour departs London Victoria aboard the Belmond British Pullman, where you will be served brunch with Bellini. After crossing the Channel you board the Venice Simplon Orient Express and enjoy a four course dinner. prepared by the skilled French chefs. (Overnight onboard train) BR D

DAY 2VENICE
Breakfast served in your cabin at a time of your choice. A three-course lunch is served in one of the beautiful restaurant cars. Then while away the afternoon enjoying the scenery. Later a selection of pastries will be served in your cabin. Then all too soon prepare to disembark as the train crosses the Venetian Lagoon and pulls into Santa Lucia (Overnight in Venice) B L

DAY 3 - VENICE
No visit to Venice would be complete without a gondola ride along the labyrinth of narrow canals. Enjoy your included ride and discover the secrets of the city as you pass beneath bridges and experience palazzos and popular sites. Later, use your skip-the-line admission to Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s Basilica. (Overnight in Venice) B

DAY 4VENICE TO LAKE GARDA
Catch a Trenitalia train directly to Lake Garda. Make your way to your hotel in Sirmione a picturesque town on the south shore of the lake (Overnight Sirmione) B

DAY 5 - LAKE GARDA
A day of leisure visit to roam the small streets of Sirmione with lots of shops, cafes and restaurants or take a boat ride on Lake Garda (Overnight Sirmione) B

DAY 6 – LAKE GARDA TO LAKE COMO
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before departing on your train to Lake Como via Milan. After making your way to your chosen hotel your evening is free to explore (Overnight in Como) B

DAY 7LAKE COMO
A day of leisure in Lake Como (Overnight in Como) B

DAY 8LAKE COMO TO MILAN
After breakfast depart Lake Como for your direct train to Milan your afternoon is free to make use of the Milan City hop on hop off tours (Overnight in Milan) B

DAY 9MILAN
After breakfast make your way to the airport for your flight back to the UK where your tour concludes B

MEAL GUIDE

B – BREAKFAST, BR – BRUNCH, L – LUNCH, AT – AFTERNOON TEA, D - DINNER

Santa Chiara Hotel

The area of Piazzale Roma is a meeting point of two worlds, Venice and the mainland, and the Santa Chiara hotel is the synthesis of this meeting: its one door in the street and another one on the water.

When you enter in the main building, you discover the interior décor in Venetian stylewith a touch of modernity: the attention is captured by the Murano glass chandeliers, precious fabrics and operas of Venetian artists.

Hilton Lake Como

Welcome to Hilton Lake Como, an elegant hotel near the western lakefront. The first Hilton hotel in the Lake Como region, we offer personalized service, a unique vantage of the lake from our sky bar and rooftop pool, and conveniences like a wellness spa, restaurant, fitness center and stylish event space. Walk to Villa Olmo in 3 minutes, and reach city center and popular shops in 15 minutes. Public transport is frequent, and located just outside our door.

Metropole and Suisse Hotel Como

The Metropole & Suisse Como is a traditional property owned by the Cassani family. Guest rooms are air-conditioned and decorated with wood furnishings and classical artwork. Guests can enjoy a drink in the wine bar or dinner at the Imbarcadero Restaurant which features a beautiful terrace overlooking the lake. The hotel benefits from a fantastic location on the shores of Lake Como, close to the town's main attractions.

Locanda Vivaldi

Hotel Locanda Vivaldi was inaugurated at the end of 1999, after painstaking and long restructuring works on the building adjacent to the Church of Pietà.

In 1703 Antonio Vivaldi was ordained a priest and started to work as a violin teacher in the Pietà conservatory, where he remained until 1740.

Starhotels Anderson Milan

The Starhotels Anderson Milan is a centrally located, chic hotel featuring 106 contemporary rooms and suites. The stylish restaurant, Black serves excellent international cuisine as well as traditional Italian dishes. The sophisticated lounge bar is open every day until midnight perfect for a drink before dinner or after a day's sightseeing. The Starhotels Anderson is located directly opposite the main station, close to major attractions such as the Cathedral and La Scala opera house.

Bauer Palazzo Hotel Venice

Located in the heart of the city, a short distance from the city’s main attractions and designer shops, BAUER PALAZZO it’s the only hotel with two different styles and souls: the wing overlooking the Baroque church of Campo San Moisè with its art-deco inspired interiors has a distinctive urban vibe, while the rooms located in the authentic 18th century palazzo combine modern luxury with sumptuous hand crafted Venetian fittings and furnishings, offering a spectacular vantage point in Venice on the Grand Canal.

Ai Mori D Oriente

The Ai Mori d'Oriente Hotel is a historic hotel set in a palace which was once home to Turkish merchants, known as the 'Mori'. The hotel and bedrooms are decorated in an exotic Byzantine style throughout; the Ai Mori d'Oriente also has a bar and a relaxing reading room. The hotel is located in one of the quietest parts of the city called Cannaregio, within walking distance of all the main sights.

Sina Centurion Palace

The Hotel is located in the heart of the Dorsoduro district next to the Basilica of S. Maria della Salute, Punta della Dogana and the famous Guggenheim museum.

A unique blend between the ancient building’s gothic façade and the contemporary exclusive bespoke design of the interiors; a contrast in harmony with the district where the hotel is located; the most ancient in Venice and home to contemporary art.

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Disclaimer:

Prices are per person and subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Railbookers UK Trading Ltd is a member of ABTA (Y6401) and holidays including flights are ATOL protected, number 7579.

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