Italy Tour Holidays to Lombardy start in the renowned city of Milan with her architectural and cultural jewels
Lombardy is a region in North West Italy that’s a must-see on tours of Italy. That’s because Lombardy has a lot to offer travellers, from peaceful and serene lakes to bustling cities such as Brescia. Lombardy’s capital is Milan, which is one of the biggest cities in Italy, second only to Rome. There’s lots to see and do in Milan, including Sforza Castle, La Scala Theatre, and the Piazza Mercanti. Not forgetting a chance to view Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece, The Last Supper, in the Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie.
Discover the Lakes of Lombardy with Italy Travel Agent Specialists, Italia Mia
The lakes are a true highlight of the Lombardy region, and create an opportunity for you to truly experience luxury travel to Italy, staying in elegant lake view rooms in stunning towns. Lake Garda, Lake Iseo, and Lake Maggiore are not to be missed, along with Lake Como and the town of Bellagio, which sits at the point where the lake splits. Bellagio is filled with ornate villas, and offers outdoor recreation such as cycling, rowing, and walking. A self-guided walking tour of Bellagio and the lake is recommended.
Serviced Italian Travel from the Lakes of Lombardy to the St Moritz Mountains
The Lombardy region shares a border with Switzerland, making this an excellent option for a multi -centre Italian holiday from Australia, also taking in the Swiss mountains. The best way to experience the best of both countries is with serviced Italian travel on the iconic Bernina Express, with its large panoramic windows that command excellent views of the impressive scenery. Let your Italian travel experts take the stress out of a multi-centre holiday, handling all aspects of border-hopping and luggage transfer.