Magic of the Italian Lakes & the Swiss Alps - 2017

Verona • Riva del Garda • Lugano • Zermatt • Stresa
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Venice, Italy

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Enrich your vacation with Vantage's collection of deluxe optional tours, designed exclusively for our guests. You’ll discover a world beyond the landmarks and gain immeasurable insight into the culture and people of your destination. So join us … and make the most of your journey!

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Dolomites Excursion

  • Approximate Cost: $99 USD per person
  • Approximate Time: 8 hours
  • Location: Lake Garda, Italy
  • When: Full-day tour with included lunch

This tour provides the perfect opportunity to extend your explorations into one of the most scenic regions of Europe, the Dolomite range of the Italian Alps. Your route takes you into passes and valleys among these remarkably jagged peaks. Ever more stunning views — and photo opportunities — await around every bend. During our tour, we’ll pause in a village near Lake Carezza for a tasty lunch. When the light is right, the lake’s emerald waters, surrounded by deep pine forest, reflect nearby mountain peaks. Afterwards, you’ll return to your hotel via several other picturesque towns in the area.

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Tour to Lake Orta

  • Approximate Cost: $109 USD per person
  • Approximate Time: 6 hours
  • Location: Stresa, Italy
  • When: Full-day tour

Travel off the beaten path for a visit to tiny Lake Orta today, a jewel of the beautiful lakes region. Located west of Lake Maggiore, Lake Orta occupies a lovely setting amid hills dotted with villas and ancient monuments. Your visit takes you on a scenic route along the lakeshore to the village of Orta, which nestles at the foot of Mt. Mottarone. The village has long been a refuge for the aristocracy, as you’ll note by the Renaissance and baroque palaces that ine the quaint, narrow streets, and by the lovely palazotto overlooking the water. You’ll also visit Verbania on the,shores of Lake Maggiore. Called the “garden on the lake,” this lovely town presides over a lovely setting on the Gulf, of Borromea. Lovely palazzos line the waterfront, and lush gardens tumble to the waters edge, creating one of the most beautiful towns in Europe. The area is renowned for its pleasant, mild climate, and some of the beautiful parks in Verbania are resplendent with flowers and shrubs from around the world. This optional tour is the perfect way to enhance your Italy vacation!

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Tour of Milan

  • Approximate Cost: $99 USD per person
  • Approximate Time: 8 hours
  • Location: Milan, Italy
  • When: Half-day tour
Take advantage of our half-day tour to Milan, Italy’s cosmopolitan fashion capital. Your visit includes a walking tour of the historic center with a visit to the multi-spired cathedral, Santa Maria delle Grazie, and the evening free for dinner on your own with additional time to explore.

Please Note: All prices are per person and subject to change. All optional tours are offered by Vantage Deluxe World Travel. Descriptions and scheduling are subject to change. Minimum tour participation is required to operate optional tours. Optional tours cancelled by passengers within 48 hours of the excursion are non-refundable.

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Journey Magic of the Italian Lakes & the Swiss Alps Italian Lakes, Venice, Florence & Rome
Price without Air* $0 $6,790 Save $6,182 per couple!
Trip Length 0 days 10 days 3 more days - lowest price with more time to explore!
Per Diem $0 per day $679 Save $790 per couple per day!
Small Group travel Yes!  No more than 24 travelers per departure at no extra cost! Small Group Departures are available on select date at $1,000 additional cost per person. Small Group Travel on every departure date at no extra cost - save an additional $2,000 per couple!
Extend Your Value 4 days post-trip extension to enchanting Venice, Italy! No extensions Since you've come this far we offer you the choice to make the most of your international airfare and extend your discoveries at an unbeatable value!
Sightseeing 17 Sightseeing Tours & Cultural Connections - a $1,360 value per couple! 13 Sightseeing Tours 4 MORE TOURS! Most sightseeing plus exciting Cultural Connections planned to enhance your experience and immerse you in the local culture!
Meals 19 meals: 12 breakfasts & 7 dinners 17 meals: 9 breakfasts, 3 lunches & 5 dinners More meals!
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