Lake Como All Inclusive
- Duration: 8 days
- Board Basis: All Inclusive
- Tour Ref: D2TSHEAEITHBA
- Travel Type: Coach
- Fly from your local airport
- Experience the beauty of Lake Como with its scenic mountain backdrop
- Explore the popular resort of Cadenabbia
- Enjoy the all inclusive package and hotel entertainment
- Welcome drink on arrival
- Make the most of a great value all inclusive package
Summer is an ideal time to visit beautiful Lake Como; marvel at the dramatic lake scenery during the hot Italian summer whilst enjoying an all inclusive holiday. We'll get to explore the impressive city of Bergamo, as well as venturing to stunning Lake Maggiore and discovering the fantastic sights of St Moritz.
During our wonderful holiday we'll stay in Cadenabbia, a quiet village on the western shore of Lake Como. This idyllic location is perfect for relaxation, where you can forget about the stresses of home and enjoy the lush countryside, sunny days, and peace and quiet.
We’ll be treated to three superb included excursions while we’re away, so we can explore the local and nearby areas to their fullest extent. This includes a trip to picture-postcard Lake Maggiore, the second largest lake in Italy, and enjoy some time in Stresa which offers a wealth of attractions plus panoramic views of the lake. We'll also explore the exclusive Swiss resort of St Moritz, famous for its amazing mountain scenery.
Our final included excursion will take us to brilliant Bergamo, a city located in the foothills of the Alps and with some excellent attractions to take in. Explore at leisure to see sights such as Bergamo Cathedral, the Piazza Vecchia, and Bergamo’s upper city, which is surrounded by ancient Venetian walls dating from the 16th century.
Your Inclusive Package Includes
FREE drinks from 8.30am - midnight (local spirits, wines, beers, soft drinks, tea & coffee)
FREE Water Shuttle to Bellagio from May to September
Enjoy the complimentary water shuttle transfers across the lake from your hotel to Bellagio each day. Known as the 'Pearl of the Lake', the beautiful village of Bellagio has traditional stone lanes lined with interesting shops, cafes and gelato bars. You'll find lots to see and do here, with many picturesque gardens and ancient buildings to admire.
The shuttle is free for Shearings guests (subject to sailing schedule and weather conditions).
Upgrade to our Gold All Inclusive or Platinum All Inclusive package from May to September.
Gold All Inclusive
As per standard All Inclusive plus selected brand spirits, cocktails, prosecco, specialty coffee, served in all bars between 8.30am and midnight for £18 per person per night.
Platinum All Inclusive
As per Gold All Inclusive plus a la carte dining at the Lido, dining at the Nikki beach grill or Cover restaurant for £30 per person per night.
(Please note: outdoor dining is subject to weather conditions.)
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1: UK to Cadenabbia
Fly from Manchester Airport into Milan Malpensa and then transfer to the lakeside village of Cadenabbia. Depending on the time of your flight, your All Inclusive package may start from the evening meal tonight, or if you are landing particularly late, from breakfast on Day 2.
Your resort representative will be on hand to provide plenty of local expert knowledge.
Days 2 to 7: Cadenabbia
Relax and enjoy the wonderful lakeside setting and indulge in your All Inclusive amenities. Explore the surrounding area with our easily-paced, exciting included excursions to chic St Moritz in Switzerland, stunning Lake Maggiore and picturesque and historic Bergamo. Make sure you get the most out of your visit with our range of fabulous optional excursions. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 8: Lake Como to UK
Sadly it is time to say farewell to Como as you take the transfer back to Milan airport for your flight home. (Breakfast)
Hotel Britannia Excelsior
The Britannia Excelsior Hotel is situated at the side of beautiful Lake Como. The hotel is built and furnished in a traditional Italian style and offers stunning views across the lake to pretty Bellagio from the front rooms, dining room and sun terrace area.
This family-run hotel offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere and excellent facilities with swimming pools (open May – September), a lakeside bar and restaurant and a free water shuttle service.
You'll enjoy fine foods and delicious drinks in one of our four bars and four restaurants. Relax in the luxurious surroundings of our lakefront lido with sunbeds and live entertainment and nightlife with great views over the lake and pretty towns that hug its coastline (applicable May – September).
Half Day: Lake Como Cruise - Optional
Lake Como is thought of as one of the Italian Lakes’ most beautiful locations. The third largest lake in Italy, Lake Como is surrounded by opulent villas and mountains offering spectacular alpine scenery as well as having a relaxing atmosphere that’s impossible to resist.
We’ll take a lake cruise to explore this magical location and to take in the wonderful scenery on all sides. Sit back and allow yourself to be guided around this enchanting lake, all the while wondering at the dramatic scenery.
Full Day: Lake Maggiore - Included
Lake Maggiore is another of the famous Italian lakes and is perfect for those who simply cannot get enough of this beautiful scenery. The lake is known for being the second largest of all the lakes in Italy, and is famous for its superb climate which allows a wide assortment of flora to grow. We’ll visit Lake Maggiore during our holiday and will be able to relax by the lakeshore for an entire day.
Full Day: St Moritz - Included
Sit back and relax during our drive through amazing scenery, travelling to the exclusive Swiss resort of St Moritz. Thought of as the home of Alpine tourism, St Moritz is a favourite with numerous celebrities and royals. Take in the views over Lake St Moritz, stroll along the lakeshore, or go shopping in the town centre.
Full Day: Bergamo - Included
Bergamo can be found in Lombardy, situated in the foothills of the Alps and with a wonderful atmosphere that combines the city’s heritage with its modern attitude. There’s so much to do here - Bergamo boasts two centres, the Upper City (Citta alta) and the Lower City (Citta bassa). In the Upper City we’ll find Bergamo’s history, with the 14th-century Citadel, Bergamo Cathedral and numerous museums.
In the Lower City, we’ll discover Bergamo’s cosmopolitan heart. Here, there’s an art gallery dedicated to modern and contemporary art, as well as an excellent shopping district ideal for buying souvenirs and gifts.
Half Day: Como Market - Optional
An optional excursion to the bustling town of Como, with its old streets, to sample the atmosphere, products and aromas of the weekly market.
Half Day: Chiavenna - Optional
With its interesting history, splendid town squares, intricate palaces and amazing setting encapsulated by dramatic mountains, Chiavenna is not to be missed. We’ll spend a short while here to explore at leisure, taking in the historical architecture which has been perfectly paired with its traditional atmosphere.
Borromean Islands - Optional
The unique Borromean Islands, located off the coast of Stresa, are a highly popular feature of the Italian Lakes. We’ll take the time to explore the wonderful Isola Bella, with its ornate royal palace and gardens, and will also enjoy entrance into the palace itself.
Undoubtedly the most famous of the Borromean Islands, Count Vitaliano Borromeo began the transformation in 1662 with the construction of the palace and the ornamental gardens.
The palace is full of ornate rooms, which are sure to remind you of a past full of grand receptions and sumptuous feasts. The most curious part of the palace is its grottoes; the walls are adorned with a mosaic of shells and pebbles and are a welcome retreat on a hot day!
We’ll also look forward to a visit to the island’s small fishing village, Isola Pescatori.
Bernina Railway - Optional
Admire some of the most amazing Alpine scenery in the world on-board the Bernina Railway - a once in a lifetime journey!
Bergamo Guided Walking Tour - Optional
Explore Bergamo more with our optional guided walking tour, including a ride on the funicular railway.