Village Life around the Italian Lakes

May 26 - June 3, 20189 days

Immerse yourself in the true essence of life in northern Italy’s fabled Lake District, an impossibly picturesque setting that has inspired poets, composers, artists and philosophers for centuries. For one full week, enjoy charming accommodations in the belle-époque PALACE HOTEL in the heart of lovely Como and just steps away from the local market. Cruise by private boat on Lake Como, Lake Maggiore and Lake Orta. During expert-guided excursions and time on your own, explore beautiful villages and artistic and architectural treasures. Visit Bellagio, Villa del Balbianello, Stresa, the Borromean Islands and the Sacro Monte di Orta, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Spend a day in Milan, to visit the Duomo and Teatro alla Scala, and see Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece The Last Supper. Enriching lectures and the exclusive VILLAGE LIFE ® FORUM with local residents provide personal perspectives. An exceptional value, this exclusive, small-group travel program offers not only the best way to experience one of the world’s most enchanting destinations, but also the convenience of unpacking only once! Verona and Venice Post-Program Option.

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05/26/2018 06/03/2018 America/Chicago Village Life around the Italian Lakes Experience the true essence of life in northern Italy’s fabled Lake District for one full week, with charming accommodations in the PALACE HOTEL in the heart of Como. Enjoy private lake cruises on Como, Maggiore and Orta and excursions to Bellagio, Villa del Balbianello, the Borromean Islands and Milan. Verona/Venice Post-Program Option. MM/DD/YYYY



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