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ITALY To find out more visit Reflections of the Italian Lakes 13 nights from £1249^ Including optional travel insurance or a reduction of £54 if not required§ Exclusive Manchester departures# Your tour includes · 13 nights in hotels · 26 meals: 13 breakfasts and 13 dinners Excursions and visits Tour of Lakes Tenno, Ledro and Toblino Visit the island of San Guilio, Lake Orta Explore the gardens of Villa Taranto Visit the lakeside towns of Bardolino and Sirmione Discover the heart of Trento ­ a medieval city Visit to Locarno in Switzerland and a scenic train ride l l l l l l From sublime Lake Garda and Maggiore, to hidden mountain tarns, this tour is a feast for the senses. Views across Lake Garda Switzerland Lake Maggiore Pettenasco Lake Orta Locarno Lake Como Como Bolzano Molveno Trento Arco Lake Garda Milan Bardolino Plus all this... Optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required§ Return flights and transfers Saga tour manager Welcome drink reception Porterage at all hotels. l l l l l Baveno nights in hotel Italy Isola Bella "Had a great time in Northern Italy with some wonderful food, superb wines and stunning scenery and places to visit." Andy, London ACTIVITY LEVEL Day 1: UK-Milan-Lake Orta. Fly to Milan and transfer to Lake Orta. Stay three nights at the locally rated 4-star Hotel L'Approdo which sits lakeside in Pettenasco. D Day 2: Lake Orta. Explore this delightful lake by public boat, visiting Orta and the island of San Giulio. Spend the afternoon at leisure. B, D Day 3: Lake Orta. Look forward to a relaxing day in the lake town of Arona where you can visit the quaint Umbrella Museum. B, D Day 4: Lake Orta-Lake Maggiore. Travel to Baveno, a typically Italian town on the shores of Lake Maggiore, where you'll spend the next three nights at the locally rated 4-star Hotel Simplon. In the afternoon take a short drive to the market town of Omegna and explore the shops and lakeside promenade. Later you'll stop to explore Stresa, one of Italy's oldest tourist hotspots. B, D Day 5: Locarno. Cross the border into Switzerland on an included full-day excursion to the resort town of Locarno. From here you'll enjoy an included trip on the Centovalli Scenic Railway, stopping at Domodossola. B, D Day 6: Lake Maggiore. This morning you head to Villa Taranto to stroll through its immaculate gardens. In the afternoon you can join an optional excursion to the garden island of Isola Bella, that rises from Lake Maggiore. B, D Day 7: Lake Maggiore-Lake Garda. This morning transfer to Lake Garda where you spend the next three nights at the locally rated 4-star Palace Hotel Cittá in Arco, two kilometres from the lake. En route, you'll stop to explore the town of Como, whose history of silk production goes back over 4000 years. B, D Day 8: Lake Garda. You might like to join an optional scenic drive to two medieval towns; Riva del Garda and Malcesine. If weather permits, you can travel up Monte Baldo by cable car for more heavenly panoramic views (extra charge). B, D Day 9: Lake Garda. Today an included excursion visits the pretty lakeside town of Bardolino. Take time to explore independently before taking a scenic boat trip to the historic peninsula town of Sirmione. B, D Day 10: Lake Garda-Molveno. Travel to Molveno, pausing en route in Trento. Continue for a four-night stay at the locally rated 4-star Hotel Du Lac, or Hotel Ariston, dependent on departure date. This is a seasonal resort and may be quieter during early spring and late autumn. B, D Day 11: Molveno. Soak up the culture of medieval Bolzano on an optional full-day excursion that includes entrance to the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology, home to Ötzi the Iceman. B, D Day 12: Molveno. Join an optional full-day excursion through the picturesque Val Gardena to the mountain village of Ortisei. Known for its woodcarvings, Ortisei has some interesting shops and cafes to explore. B, D Day 13: Three lakes tour. Enjoy an included excursion to the mountain lakes of Tenno, Ledro and Toblino where there will be time to stroll around each and take in the views. B, D Day 14: Molveno-Milan-UK. Transfer to Milan for your flight to the UK. B Please note: October 7, 2019 departure stays at the locally rated 4-star Hotel Dino on day 4 instead. If you're departing from Manchester your 14-night itinerary includes an extra night in Molveno. Selected optional excursions now available to book in advance SAVE up to £300 ^on selected departures when you book by Mar 29, 2019 Prices from: May 6#, 2019 1559 1499 May 13 1699 1249 Jun 3 1649 Sep 2 1679 1629 Sep 9 Limited Availability Sep 16 1649 1549 Sep 30# 1649 1599 Oct 7 1499 1349 Single Supplement: From £99 Reflections of the Italian Lakes. Holiday code: CT328. All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing, including savings as advertised and are subject to availability. § Optional travel insurance: A reduction of £54 applies if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights. Getting You There Prices are based on British Airways from Heathrow. #Prices are based on easyJet from Manchester. Please enquire for regional flights · Ask about our great value upgrades to Club Europe or Business Class 12 Please quote ECT19 Questions on an existing booking? Call FREE on 0800 300 600 or visit