Christmas on Lago Maggiore
Arona, Zermatt, Como, Lecco, Stresa, Isola dei Pescatori & Milan
FRIDAY, 22ND DECEMBER
We meet at the airport at 10am for our Air Malta flight departing to Milan Linate at 12.35pm. Upon arrival at 2.25pm we shall proceed to our 4-star Hotel Atlantic in Arona for check-in and dinner (extra). Later we can join the tour leader for a familiarization walk.
SATURDAY, 23RD DECEMBER
After an early breakfast, we head for an optional full-day excursion, taking us for quite a long and rewarding scenic drive to Zermatt, a ski resort in Switzerland at the foot of Switzerland’s most famous mountain, the Matterhorn. We will first stop in Tasch where we take the train (extra) to Zermatt (a car-free zone). Upon arrival, we can see the main square and street which are full of shops. You can also opt to experience to go on top of one of the surrounding mountains.
SUNDAY, 24TH DECEMBER
After breakfast, we go for an optional excursion to Como where we can visit the cathedral and stroll along the lake shore, or even maybe, take a relaxing short boat ride on Lake Como. In the early afternoon, we leave for Lecco, the second-largest city situated on the shores of Lake Como.
MONDAY, 25TH DECEMBER – HAPPY CHRISTMAS!
Today, we have a half-day optional excursion to nearby Stresa, the poshest lake resort on Lago Maggiore. A boat will take us round the Borromean Islands stopping on Isola dei Pescatori (boat included). We will return to our hotel for Christmas lunch and time to relax.
TUESDAY, 26TH DECEMBER
After breakfast, we check out from our rooms and will head to Milan the capital of the Lombardy region. We will visit the Teatro la Scala from the exterior, then we proceed to the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele, and finally the Duomo from the exterior too. We will then make our way to Milan Linate Airport for our Air Malta flight departing at 3.15 pm and arriving in Malta at 5.05 pm.
€699/ €599 *Adult in Triple
€759 /€659 *Adult in Twin
€863 /€763 *Adult in Single
€599/ €499 *Child sharing with 2 adults
Lake View supplement (per person) €72
Half Board (4 meals including Christmas Lunch) €128
*Special price applies when the half board and all excursions are taken
Air Malta return flights to Milan Linate Airport
4 nights in The Hotel Atlantic Arona star Hotel
Rooms with private facilities & TV Welcome cocktail
Daily continental buffet breakfast
Return airport transfers
Free visit to Milan
Service of tour leader
Airport taxes & service charge
45 /€25 Como/Lecco
€55 /€28 Zermatt
€50/ €33 Stresa/Isola dei Pescatori (boat included)
NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
City tax of €2.10 per person per night is to be paid directly at the hotel
Train from Täsch to Zermatt €18 Adult/€12 Children under 12