Lake Garda Rail tour

Lake Garda All Inclusive 2019/2020

10 Days Train Tour from £1460 per person


The sublime beauty of the Italian Lake District has been enchanting and engaging visitors across the length and breadth of human history. Arguably the jewel in the crown here is the magnificent Lake Garda, a breathtaking stretch of water and home to several delightful towns of all shapes and sizes. The filming site of a number of classic films, Lake Garda has always been one of Italy’s most beautiful regions.

Itinerary

Days 1-2

To Lake Garda

Depart St Pancras International by Eurostar travelling to Paris. Upon arrival in the French capital, continue by high-speed TGV to Chambéry, spending one night here. On Day 2, travel by train to Milan, and transfer by coach to the Park Hotel Casimiro Village in San Felice del Benaco.

Days 3-4

Exploring the Lake

Cruise to Malcesine today and enjoy time to explore at leisure. At this narrow stretch of Lake Garda, dramatic cliffs rise steeply from the very edge of the water. On Day 4 you are free to explore Lake Garda or to venture further afield.

Days 5-6

Verona

Today, travel by coach to Verona, the city made famous in Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet. Enjoy a guided city tour, exploring the cobbled streets and visiting the Roman Arena, the city gates and Juliet’s balcony. Enjoy another day at leisure on Day 6.

Day 7

Venice

Travel to spectacular Venice by coach, and explore the unique floating city known for its beauty. On arrival enjoy a boat trip along the Giudecca Canal to St Mark's Square, the heart and soul of the city, from where you will embark on a walking tour of this famous cities highlights.

Day 8

Sirmione

Enjoy a fantastic cruise to pretty Sirmione, situated on a promontory on the southern shores of Lake Garda, to explore this charming town bursting with history. Famous for its grand 13th century castle, the views over the lake from the castle's battlements are truly captivating.

Days 9-10

Return home

Depart by rail today, travelling to Turin, where you spend the night. On Day 10, depart by high-speed TGV for Paris, where you will join the Eurostar service back to London St Pancras International.