Half Day Trip to Lake Como from Milan by Train
Escape Milan on a half-day tour to Como, one of Italy’s most visited cities, known for its natural scenery and landscapes. Located close to the Alps, the city has a rich history and culture, and its all there for you to explore with a professional guide and an exclusively small tour group. Relax and unwind as you breathe in the fresh mountain air for a perfectly charming half-day tour.
- Roundtrip train tickets from Milan to Como; explore the Italian countryside and its breathtaking lakes and mountains
- Professional guide to accompany you through the duration of the tour who will provide commentary on the sites you see and narrate stories for your tour group.
- Small tour group size of around 8-12 people allowing you to a semi-exclusive experience of the picturesque Italian countryside
- Explore stunning sites in Como, including the marble Duomo, the Romanesque Sant’ Abbondio Church, and a 600-year old Cathedral
Why You Shouldn’t Miss This
Como is one of the most attractive, scenic and rustic locations in Italy, and is often present in lists of the top 5 most visited cities in Italy. The tourist destination is home to numerous works of art, churches, gardens, age-old buildings and cathedrals, museums, and palaces, so it’s no wonder that the affluent choose this as the destination for a holiday home. Explore all of the above on this incredible half-day tour from Milan.
Escape the city and rush to the countryside for your dose of relaxation, nature, and serenity. Located an hour away from Milan, you will be accompanied by your tour guide and an exclusive tour group of 8-12 people, including yourself, to Como. This allows you to enjoy the spectacular views and natural scenery of Como in a more relaxed and calm fashion. Located close to the Alps, the views of the marvelous mountain peaks in the horizon add a sense of awe and magnificence all around you. You will explore the fascinating city and take in the many sites that attract more than half-a-million visitors annually.
At the end of this tour, you’re definitely going to feel relaxed, elated and satisfied; completely delighted by the Italian countryside and wishing you never had to go back!
It’s time to give yourself a break from Milan and take on another adventure. One near the snowy peaks of the Alps, in a city with breathtaking sites and lakes. The city: Como. Spoil yourself by joining an exclusive guided group tour that explores the city, its wonderful lakes and the spectacular surroundings.
Meet your guide in Milan and head to Como by train. On the journey, familiarize yourself with the small tour group and tour guide. Your city tour will begin at the city center where you can explore the grounds of the magnificent White Marble Duomo, and stroll along the quaint boulevard Via Vittorio Emanuele. You will visit the beautiful Romanesque Sant’Abbondio Church where you can admire the Medieval walls and the age-old Como Cathedral, standing in the same spot for over 6 centuries.
You can also shop in Como, in the engaging street markets and shops that sell local produce across the city. The tour will continue along the lakeside promenade and will cover the exquisite gardens the city is famous for, notably Piazza Cavour and Villa Olmo. After the tour, you will return to Milan with your guide.
These are some of the top sites covered: - Como Duomo - Como Cathedral - Via Vittorio Emanuele - Sant’ Abbondio Church - Piazza Cavour - Via Plinio - Lake Front - Villa Olmo
- Round-trip train tickets between Milan and Como
- City tour of Como and its popular attractions
- Services of a professional English speaking guide
- Exclusive tour group size of fewer than 12 people
Know Before You Go
The tour starts at 9:20 AM daily and goes on for a duration of 4-5 hours. Please arrive at least 15-20 minutes prior to ensure a hassle-free boarding process. You should be back in Milan by 2 PM.
The meeting point of this tour is in front of the Juice Bar at Cadorna Station in Milan. This is also where the tour will come to an end.
Please dress comfortably. However, there are a few religious attractions that you will visit in Como. As such, men and women must cover their knees and shoulders before entering. We recommend carrying a stole, jacket or other modest clothing to ensure you are allowed into these venues. We also recommend wearing comfortable walking shoes are there is a fair amount of walking on this tour.
Individuals aged between 2-12 are requested to book the children’s ticket.
Backpacks and Luggage
Please do not carry large backpacks as there are no cloakrooms or storage deposit areas in many of the attractions, and walking with such luggage is not feasible.
The Half Day Trip to Lake Como from Milan tickets are valid only for the date from which you’ve scheduled the booking.
Super Flexible Cancellation Policy
You may cancel up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund.
How To Use Your Ticket
You will receive an email with the Half Day Trip to Lake Como from Milan ticket voucher shortly. No need to print. Simply display the e-voucher to the tour guide at the meeting point of the tour (Juicebar in front of Cadorna Station) and join the tour group.
Largo Cairoli 18, at the corner with Via Cusani, Milan