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    Why Book With Us?

    • Risk Free Booking
    • Experience crafted by locals
    • Customisable tour
    • Also available privately!

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    Como Silk Tie Experience

    A Private and Exclusive event
    • Learn about the history of Como silk tie in an elegant tailor-shop
    • Admire how a local lady artisan sews a silk tie live in front of you
    • Enjoy a fun tutorial of 3 classic tie knots

    At a glance

    Learn about how silk is in Como’s DNA and has been for centuries, discover how the tie has been the symbol of this industry in the past century.

    Admire live how a fashion tie is handmade by our artisans.

    • Duration: 1.5 Hours
    • When: All year round
    • Meeting Point: Cernobbio, near Como

    Risk Free Booking

    • NO Deposit Asked
    • NO Credit Card Charge until 2 weeks prior to tour
    • Full refund up to 7 days before the tour, 50% refund up to 72h before the tour, no subsequent refund
    • Our guides are trained on all COVID-19 safety guidelines and have hand sanitising available for you to use
    • All participants are asked to bring a safety mask and to wear it if current protocols require it.

    What's Included

    • Local, friendly English speaking local host
    • Live handmaking of a silk tie by an expert lady artisan
    • Extra tutorial of 3 classic tie knots
    • Further Customisation available to make your experience unique
    • Pick up at your location can be arranged upon request
    Itinerary

    Meet our local hosts at a luxury tailor shop in Cernobbio for a totally private experience for you.

    “Her Majesty” the silk tie is the fashion accessory that best represents the creativity and craftsmanship of the Como silk district.

    Our artisans will introduce you to its history and to its strong bond with Como, plus an expert lady artisan will show you how it is handmade.

    We will also have some fun with a practical tutorial of 3 different classic knots.

    During the experience you will also be shown a collection of exclusive MADE IN COMO silk ties, scarves and twillies. If asked in advance, we can also surprise you with an exclusive personalisation (embroidered initials).

    We may organise transfer to Cenobbio either by private car or by watertaxi, just ask!

    Before you go

    What is not included?

    • Souvenirs. You will be shown a collection of exclusive MADE IN COMO silk ties, scarves and twillies and left free to do your shopping
    • Private transfer by car or watertaxi from/to your accommodation can be organised upon request

    What should I bring and know?

    • This is a private event
    • Please remember that bookings are made on a first come, first served basis
    • This tour is in English. Other languages are available upon request, please contact us

     

    What is your cancellation policy?

    • Full refund up to 7 days before the tour, 50% refund up to 72h before the tour, no subsequent refund
    • We charge your credit card approx. 15 days before the tour,  no refund will be possible if you cancel later than 2 days (48 hours) before the start of your tour
    • No refunds if you do not turn up for the tour (our tours start promptly, the guide shall not be able to linger)
    • ​If you need to reschedule your booked tour we will do our best to accommodate your request. Please contact us directly by email. In case we cannot meet your needs and you decide to cancel, no refund shall be given for tours that are cancelled with less than 48hours notice
    • Please refer to our full Terms and Conditions policy here
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