Milan: Bernina Scenic Train and Lake Como Tour

One Day visit to the Italian and Swiss Alps

/10 (75 reviews votes)

Lombardy, Italy

12 hours 45 minutes

About this tour

This full-day trip from Milan will take you to the Italian and Swiss Alps. Visit the beautiful Lake Como and enjoy magnificent views from the top of the alps. During the tour, you will stop at the charming lakeshore village of Varenna where you will have lunch.

Your lunch at the Valtellina valley will be followed by a scenic train ride on the Bernina Express train. This UNESCO-listed ride will take you to the top of the Alps offering a scenic view along the way. Your ride will overlap two countries and one of Europe’s great mountain ranges. Additional activities on this tour include a stop at a winery in Chiuro and some free time to explore the popular town of St. Moritz.

Tour Highlights

  • Experience an alpine adventure on your visit to Lake Como
  • Have lunch at Valtellina (optional) and explore the lakeshore village of Varenna
  • Enjoy a scenic ride on the Bernina Express train as you go to the Swiss Alps
  • Walk briefly at the top of the alps as you enjoy the summit views

Practical information


  • Driver/guide
  • Transport


Not included

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Possible covid-19 swab required

Additional information

Operated by LUCAfromITALY


/10 (75 reviews votes)

A full day out; Lake Como, the scenic train into Switzerland and the return through the Maloja Pass, just as scenic. Our guide for the day, Julia, was outstanding and had planned a couple of surprise stops including the Nero vineyard for a wine tasting.

Review by Graeme B.