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A customized, exclusive Lake Como Tour from Milan

With this private tour from Milan you will see the most beautiful places of Lake Como. A professional private driver will pick you up at your hotel in Milan with a luxury sedan or minivan and will take you on the tour. If you wish it is possible to add a cruise on a private boat (boat tour is optional with additional cost). This is a private experience, you will not be part of a group. The starting time is fleixble between and the itinerary may be customized based on your wishes.


Private booking price from €605

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This full day private tour will allow you to discover the beautiful Lake Como, its villas and charming towns with a professional private driver at your complete disposal.
Your Lake Como private daytrip will start with the driver meeting you at your hotel/apartment in Milan and accompanying you to the lake on a  luxury sedan or minivan (Mercedes or equivalent level). The first stop of the day will be one of the Lake’s most gorgeous and renowned spots: Villa Balbianello. The Villa and its gardens were chosen as setting for famous scenes of one of the Star Wars movies and offer breathtaking views of the Lake. Here you will have free time to explore the elegant Villa and its lovely gardens. After the visit you will meet your driver and take a scenic ferry boat ride across the lake to the beautiful town of Bellagio. In Bellagio you will have the opportunity to visit the picturesque city on your own and, if you wish, enjoy a typical lunch and some shopping. At the end of the day your private driver will accompany you back to your hotel in Milan.
If you wish it is possible to include in the itinerary a 60 minute tour on a private luxury boat. Your captain will take you on one hour tour during which you will navigate along the most beautiful stretch of the lake and admire the lake’s famous Villas from the water.

Villa Balbianello / Photo C. Abernethy

Please note that in order to reach Villa Balbianello it will be necessary to walk through the park (approximately 20 minutes each way).
Autumn-Winter schedule: during the months from October to March some of the villas may be closed and the boat option may not be available. If there are changes in the itinerary you will be informed and if you wish you will have the option of cancelling the tour and receive a full and immediate refund.

Tour offered by Viator

Main Photo: Villa Monastero, Varenna by Le-Chien @wikimedia

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