6 days in Milan & Lake Como Itinerary

6 days in Milan & Lake Como Itinerary

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6 days in Milan & Lake Como Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Milan
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Cernobbio
— 2 nights
Drive:  15 min
3
Como
— 1 night
Train + Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: London

2
nights
Milan

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see a show at La Casa Maledetta, then make a trip to Piazza del Duomo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Milan trip itinerary maker tool .

London, UK to Milan is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Milan. In April, Milan is a bit warmer than London - with highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Cernobbio.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

2
nights
Cernobbio

Cernobbio ©
Cernobbio is a comune (municipality) in the province of Como, Lombardy, northern Italy. On the 15th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of The Anglican Church of the Ascension, pause for some serene contemplation at Parrocchia SS Nabore e Felice, appreciate the views at Valchiavenna, then admire the natural beauty at Parco di Villa Serbelloni, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di S. Leonardo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Giacomo. On your second day here, admire the natural beauty at Villa Carlotta, then admire the striking features of Villa del Balbianello, and then stroll through Sentee di Sort.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Cernobbio day trip planning site .

You can drive from Milan to Cernobbio in an hour. April in Cernobbio sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Como.

Things to do in Cernobbio

Parks Historic Sites Trails

Side Trips

Cadenabbia di Griante, Bellagio, Tremezzina, Valchiavenna, Chiesa di S. Leonardo
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Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello
Valchiavenna ©
Valchiavenna

1
night
Como

Como ©
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
On the 17th (Fri), grab your bike and head to Sentiero 6 - Valbasca, walk around Parco Spina verde, explore the landscape on two wheels at Ciclovia dei Laghi, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Como (Duomo), then stop by Mr. Savethewall, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant’Orsola.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Como holiday planner.

Como is very close to Cernobbio. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Como

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Parco Spina verde ©
Parco Spina verde
Cathedral of Como (Duomo) ©
Cathedral of Como (Duomo)
Mr. Savethewall ©
Mr. Savethewall

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