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Gardens of Lake Como

  • Grand Hotel Cadenabbia Via Regina, 1, 22011 Cadenabbia di Griante CO, Italy (map)

with Frances MacDonald


Cost: €959 per person sharing

This price includes

  • Direct return flights from Dublin to Milan Malpensa with Aer Lingus.

  • 5 nights 4 **** hotel accommodation in the Grand Hotel Cadenabbia on a half board basis. Hotel Website

  • Breakfast and evening meal included each day.

  • Full day excursion to Como including a guided tour in the morning with free time in the afternoon.

  • Half day guided excursion to the beautiful town of Bellagio including a visit to the Villa Melzi Gardens.

  • Full day guided excursion by boat to the villa and gardens of Villa Balbianello followed by a visit to Varenna (free time for coffee) and to the gardens and museum of Villa Monastero.

  • Half day excursion visiting Villa Carlotta.

  • Return to Milan Malpensa airport for your return flight to Dublin.

  • Flight departs Dublin on Wednesday afternoon (1740hrs) and departs Milan Malpensa on Monday evening (2145hrs).


Frances MacDonald, a qualified and experienced gardener and guide, escorts this tour; she will be available at all times to help and advise you.

For further information

Please contact Frances MacDonald on 053 938 3349 or

To book

Please ring Aideen or Jason on (01) 637 1635 if you wish to book.

Notes ...

  1. Price is inclusive of taxes and charges.

  2. Price is per person and based on 2 sharing, single room supplement €49.

  3. Optional insurance €29 available (conditions apply).

  4. Tax is inclusive of baggage fee for 1 standard piece of hand luggage included per person (max 10 kilos).

  5. Check-in 1 standard piece of luggage for a fee of €30 per person (max 15 kilos) or €40 per person (max 20 kilos).

  6. A non-refundable/non-transferable deposit of €200 per person is required to book (2% surcharge if paid by credit card).

  7. Balances are due 10 weeks before departure (2% surcharge if paid by credit card).

  8. Upgrade to Lake View Room per person for the duration €39.

  9. Upgrade to Lake View Room with Balcony per person for the duration €99.

  10. Prices, taxes, flight times & availability are subject to change. E&OE.

Itinerary subject to change

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