7 days in Bergamo, Lake Como & Milan Itinerary

7 days in Bergamo, Lake Como & Milan Itinerary

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Bergamo
— 1 night
2
Menaggio
— 2 nights
3
Milan
— 3 nights

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night
Bergamo

Bergamo ©
In the foothills of the Alps, Bergamo is features a wealth of artistic treasures and a charming medieval atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): admire the striking features of La Citta Alta, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, and then get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Cascata del Cenghen, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Giorgio, and then look for all kinds of wild species at I Falconieri del Feudo.

For ratings and more tourist information, read Bergamo travel itinerary planner.

Sofia, Bulgaria to Bergamo is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sofia to Bergamo due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Bergamo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Menaggio.

Things to do in Bergamo

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

I Falconieri del Feudo, Cascata del Cenghen, Chiesa di San Giorgio, Centro Storico
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I Falconieri del Feudo ©
I Falconieri del Feudo
La Citta Alta ©
La Citta Alta
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore

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nights
Menaggio

Menaggio ©
Menaggio is a town and comune in the province of Como, Lombardy, northern Italy, located on the western shore of Lake Como at the mouth of the river Senagra.Menaggio has three frazioni (parishes): Croce, Loveno and Nobiallo.HistoryThe area of current Menaggio was conquered by the Romans in 196 BC. On the 18th (Sat), admire the natural beauty at Villa Carlotta, thenadmire the striking features of Villa del Balbianello, and then appreciate the views at Valchiavenna. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Monastero, thenexplore the historical opulence of Castello di Vezio, thenget outside with Fiumelatte, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Menaggio day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Bergamo to Menaggio in 2 hours. May in Menaggio sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Menaggio

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Tremezzina, Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino, Valchiavenna, Fiumelatte, Villa Monastero
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Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello
Villa Monastero ©
Villa Monastero

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Milan

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.
Go for a jaunt from Milan to Cernobbio to see Chiesa del Redentore about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, see where the action happens at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro), browse the exhibits of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, and browse the collection at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Milan holiday planner.

You can drive from Menaggio to Milan in 2 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Chiesa del Redentore
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

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