Northern Italy

Northern Italy Tours:
From Cinque Terre to the Italian Lakes

Palm trees on Lake Como, glaciers in the Dolomites, vineyards in Piedmont and truffles in the Po Valley. A few cities have become the archetype of modern urbanity. Next to Milan and Venice a few smaller towns are waiting to be discovered: Parma, Pavia, Cremona or Modena; not to forget world-famous Cinque Terre.

Our tailor-made tours of northern Italy are designed to inspire the discerning traveller and include most popular destinations as well as less known locations off the beaten track.

Below are examples of self-drive tours of northern Italy. We will gladly customize these itineraries for you, drawing on our strong local knowledge.

Sample Itineraries

Italian Lakes & Swiss Mountains: Criss-Crossing the Alps

A round-trip tour from Venice that includes not one but two inspiring Alpine tours on the way from Italy to Switzerland and back. Besides Europe's highest mountain, the Matterhorn, you will stop at three beautiful lakes: Lake Maggiore, Lake Geneva and Lake Garda. The tour could easily be amended to begin and end in Zurich.

Venice – Lake Maggiore – Zermatt – Lausanne – Zurich – Andermatt – Lake Garda

  • Duration
    13 days
  • Price pp in dbl-room*
    from EUR 2,037.00
  • Best Travel Time
    April–Sept.
  • From/to
    Venezia

Italy & Switzerland: On the Rooftop of Europe

While most tours cut through the Alps on a north-south plane, this roundtrip tour from Milan proceeds from west to east through some of the most magnificent mountain landscapes in the world. An Alpine tour deluxe that will take you from Andermatt and St. Moritz in Switzerland to Bolzano in Italy, travelling via two beautiful Italian Lakes.

Lake Maggiore – Andermatt – St. Moritz – Bolzano – Lake Garda

  • Duration
    11 days
  • Price pp in dbl-room*
    from EUR 1,886.00
  • Best Travel Time
    April–Sept.
  • From/to
    Milano
*) The price is per person based on two people sharing a double room.
Prices may vary by season and due to differences in available services.
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