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Mont Blanc Tour

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Summary

- program:  8 days
- free departure
- availability:  all year
- departure from Milan's airport (different airport on request)
- tailor made program

Sights included in the tour: Milan, Borromee Islands, Turin, Aosta, Courmayeur, Chamonix, Geneva, Montreux, Lucerne 

 

Itinerary

1st  day - Milan/Borromee Islands  (Lake Maggiore)
Meeting with our tour guide in Milan. Departure for Lake Maggiore and boarding discovering charming Borromee Islands. The excursion includes Isola dei Pescatori and isola Bella with a guided tour of Baroque Palazzo Borromeo.  Overnight stay in Turin.

 
2nd day  (B) - Turin
In the morning guided of Turin with its significant monuments such as  Palazzo Reale, Palazzo Madama, Palazzo Carignano - the latter a fine example of Baroque architecture and first Subalpine Parliament - streets and squares. In the afternoon guided tour of the majestic Royal Palace of Venaria Reale and its gardens, in the spotlight: Diana salon, great gallery and Chapel of St. Hubert.

 
3rd day (B/L/D) - Aosta Valley
Departure for Aosta Valley. Guided tour of the village and  Fort of Bard, one of the best examples of early nineteenth century barrage, followed by the visit to the "Museum of the Alps", exciting multimedia universe Mountain path. Rich tasting of typical products and local wines. In the afternoon guided tour of the castle of Fénis, well-preserved example of medieval architecture.

 
4th day (B) - Aosta /Courmayer/Chamonix
Guided tour of Romanesque-medieval Aosta: the Arch of Augustus, the Porta Praetoria, the Roman theater, the Church of Sant'Orso, the cryptoporticus. The tour continues in Courmayeur. With the new cable car we will reach Punta Helbronner at 3452 meters. Panoramic cabins, rotating 360 degrees, not to miss anything of the wonderful spectacle. Summit panorama on the whole chain of Mont Blanc,  the most famous of Europe . Free time in Courmayeur, the "Queen of the Alps". Departure for Ginevra with a stop in Chamonix.

 
5th day (B) - Geneva/Montreux/Lucerne
Guided tour of the smallest capitol located Geneva on the banks of Lemano's lake with its magnificent parks, shopping streets, international organisations district and the "Vieille-Ville. Free time at your leisure. Departure for Montreux and guided visit of the castle of Chillon, one of the most important castle in Switzerland. Overnight stay in Lucerne.

 
6th day (B) - Lucerne/Milan  - Pilatus Railway "Golden Round Trip"
Guided visit of Lucerne: Kapellbrucke, Museggmauer, the walls with towers that has preserved its original appearance  and the many historic houses decorated with frescoes. Optional excursion to mount Pilatus. A first section of navigation on Lake Lucerne, the Pilatus Kulm (2132 m) with the steepest cogwheel railway in the world (48% gradient max), descent with the cableway to Krienz. Transfer to Milan for the overnight.

 
7th day (B) -  Milan
Guided visit of Milan : Duomo, Vittorio Emanuele II Gallery , Teatro alla Scala with its square, Castello Sforzesco. Rest of the day at your leisure.


8th day (B) -  Milan
Free time and transfert to Milan's airport.

Price

Based on 20 people group, quote per person starting at € 895


Price includes:
- transport by deluxe coaches and language tour leader
- 7 nights in a double bedroom in 3***hotels on a B&B basis
- 1 dinner ( beverages not included)
- 1 light lunch
- guided visit according to the program
- entrance tickets: Borromeo Palace , Reggia di Venaria Reale, "Delle Alpi Museum " (Forte di Bard), Castle of Fénis,   Castle of  Chillon
- boat a/r Stresa/Borromee Islands

 

Not included:
- beverages unless specified in the itinerary program
- entrance tickets to museums and monuments unless specified in the itinerary
- local tax to be paid directly to the hotel
- tips, porterage, extras and anything not specified under "Price includes"

 

Excursion* (optional)
Courmayeur: Mont Blanc Cableway € 45
Lucerne: "Golden Round Trip" (boat Lucerne/Alpnachstad + Pilatus Railway + Cableway Pilatus/Kulm/Krienz) € 65
Lucerne: Pilatus  Railway (Alpnachstad/Pilatus Kulm) Adults  € 58      
* prices unless changes

Plus
A coin worth 10 euros for the casino of Vallée in Saint Vincent

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The plus
Selected hotels
Exclusive services
Professional guides
Benetour assistance
Care to every detail
Tailor made program