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You will enjoy your free time in Milan in the afternoon and evening.
And do not forget, Milan by night is a very lively city. Our driver will show you the best districts of Milan: Porta Venezia, the old neoclassical Porta Garibaldi city gate, the majestic Milan Central Station, the artsy quarter of Brera, the ultra-modern skyscrapers at Palazzo Lombardia seat of the regional governmentand the newly developed Porta Nuova area, which hosts striking high-rise buildings and avant-garde constructions.
You will have free time in the afternoon to explore Milan and admire its beautiful top attractions: Milan Cathedral in Piazza del Duomo: Its wealth is reflected by its multitude of hidden gems behind tiny alleyways and beautiful sights, such as the Ducal Palace or Via San Lorenzo.
Our guided tour will allow you to discover the best of this fascinating city with its pastel buildings piled up steep hillsides above the long curving waterfront. You will become acquainted with the city throughout numerous eras, including Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque into the modern era.
You will then visit the newly-developed harbor area. You will get on the Bigo, a panoramic lift which offers you the chance to have a degree overview of the city, the historical center and the sea — you might even catch sight of Corsica.
You will also admire the 12th century Lanterna which is the true symbol of Genoa, and one of the oldest and tallest standing lighthouses in the world. Genoa has also an amazing culinary tradition. In the afternoon, enjoy a lovely ferry-boat trip to Portofino.
Portofino, one of the most popular resort towns in the Italian Riviera, is a picturesque, crescent-shaped seaside village with pastel houses lining the shore of the harbor. You will find plenty of olive groves, palm and cypress trees, swaying pines and unspoiled charm in Portofino, where you will visit the town square, the narrow and winding lanes, the Church of St.
George and the Castle Brown. From there, you will enjoy incredible views over the Gulf of Rapallo and Portofino, before heading to Santa Margherita, a beautiful ancient fishing village set between Rapallo and Portofino.
DAY 4 — Santa Margherita. Boat trip to 5 Terre Breakfast in Santa Margherita Hotel Ferry Boat trip to 5 Terre In the morning, after the breakfast in your hotel you will enjoy a boat trip to the 5 Terre in the stunning Ligurian coast, while marveling at the emerald turquoise water and picturesque landscapes.
The Cinque Terre are 5 stunning picturesque cliff-side fishing villages on the west Ligurian coastline.
Each of the villages has its own distinct personality. Coming from the sea by boat, you will have the possibility to admire this amazing landscape from the seaside.
The 5 Terre, with it unique landscape with vineyards, dry-laid stone walls, winding paths, enchanting beaches between cliffs and turquoise waters, is Natural Park and listed as UNESCO World Heritage site. The 5 villages Riomaggiore, Corniglia, Manarola, Vernazza, Monterosso wil surprise you with their beauty.
You will return to Santa Margherita in the late afternoon.
You will also have free time to watch the dramatic poker-faced gamble in the grand marble-and-gold Casino of Monte Carlo, stroll around the harbor and wander down streets lined with buzzing cafes and chic boutiques. DAY 6 — Milan. You will visit it to complete your Italian shopping.The history of Monaco as a unique geographic region goes all the way back to the ancient world.
The Greeks colonized the area which they named Monoikos and legend even has it that Hercules visited the area during his mythic quest.
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Interesting facts about Monaco #1. Monaco has a total population upward of 30, (July est.) and a total land area of sq. km. Our 7-day Genoa, Italian Riviera and Monaco tour from Milan is the perfect itinerary to experience the beauty and treasures of the Italian and French Riviera..
Genoa, Italian Riviera And Monaco tour from Milan. Discover the beauty of the Italian and French Riviera on this 7-day Genoa, Italian Riviera and Monaco tour from Milan..
Starting from the cosmopolitan Milan, you will explore the.