8 days in Italy & Lugano Itinerary

8 days in Italy & Lugano Itinerary

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Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
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Lugano, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Como, Italy
— 2 nights
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Garda, Italy
— 1 night

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Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
On the 13th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Milan route planning app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Milan is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Tel Aviv in September; daily highs in Milan reach 28°C and lows reach 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Leolandia
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Leolandia ©
Leolandia

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Lugano, Switzerland

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): make a trip to Swissminiatur.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Lugano trip builder app.

You can drive from Milan to Lugano in an hour. Another option is to take a train. September in Lugano sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Como.

Things to do in Lugano

Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Swissminiatur
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Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Swissminiatur ©
Swissminiatur
Monte San Salvatore ©
Monte San Salvatore

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Como, Italy

Como ©
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
On the 17th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Riva Bianca Beach, admire the landmark architecture of Villa del Balbianello, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Como (Duomo).

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Como sightseeing planner.

Como is just a stone's throw from Lugano. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Garda.

Things to do in Como

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

I Giardini di Villa Melzi, Riva Bianca Beach, Villa del Balbianello
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Riva Bianca Beach ©
Riva Bianca Beach
Cathedral of Como (Duomo) ©
Cathedral of Como (Duomo)
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello

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Garda, Italy

Garda ©
On the 18th (Wed), explore the historical opulence of Castello Scaligero.

For ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Garda trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Como to Garda takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Garda

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Gardaland SEA LIFE Aquarium, Castello Scaligero
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Lago di Garda ©
Lago di Garda
Gardaland SEA LIFE Aquarium ©
Gardaland SEA LIFE Aquarium
Castello Scaligero ©
Castello Scaligero

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