Key Information

Destination: Milan, Italy

Dates: September 5th - September 12th 2023

Players and Supporters: 15 Players

Coaches: 10 Coaches and Supporters

Cost: Players £2215 Family/Supporters £2145

Tour Overview

We are pleased to present you with the information page for the Cal Poly Mustangs Men's Basketball tour to Milan, Italy in September 2023.

The tour will offer the players high-level games against Italian opposition, the opportunity to run team practice sessions, cultural & leisure activities that will educate and build unity between teammates and coaches and delicious food to create an experience of a lifetime.

The group will stay in the town of Arona, situated on the famous Lake Maggiore, allowing easy access into Milan while enjoying the incredible scenery that Northern Italy has to offer.

This tour package includes:
  • management of all pre-tour administration and communications
  • airport transfers and in-tour transport in Milan
  • 8 days / 7 nights in the town of Arona
  • all breakfast, lunch and dinners
  • 3 team practices and 4 games against high-level Italian opposition
  • sightseeing experiences in Milan, including Duomo Di Milano and San Siro Stadium
  • shopping time in the city
  • a Lake Como excursion and visits to the towns of Arona and Orta
  • a BTM rep with you throughout the tour to ensure the tour runs smoothly and your experience is maximised
This tour package does NOT include:
  • flights from the US to Italy
  • individual travel insurance
  • any COVID testing costs
On this page you will find more detailed information on the elements of the tour, as well as a slideshow of images and location video that can give you a vision of what to expect from your BTM Basketball tour to Milan.

Flight Details

You will need to organise your own flights. BTM will advise on what flights to purchase in order to coordinate arrival around the same time in Milan to ensure efficient hotel transfers.


Your accommodation is provided by:
  • A hotel just outside of Milan with good access to key landmarks and amenities
The price is based on shared accommodation in twin or triple rooms. Single rooms can be requested at additional cost.

Payment Plan

The tour payment plan is as follows:
  • £800 deposit per person within 2 weeks of confirmation of booking
  • final balance 3 months before departure


The prospective itinerary includes 3 team practices and 4 games against high-level Italian opposition.

Outside of the basketball we have included several sightseeing opportunities, including world famous city sights such as Duomo Di Milano and San Siro Stadium.

Our hotel location in Arona allows for the opportunity to spend time on the amazing Lake Maggiore, visit the beautiful town of Orta, and take a day trip to the world-famous Lake Como.

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Why Tour with BTM

Health & Safety

We ensure the tour is safe and secure by providing:
  • location specific risk assessments
  • health & safety processes including traveling, hydration, heat, excursions, accommodation and basketball
  • tour operator public and employee liability insurance
We have tour operator public and employee liability insurance which ensures your peace of mind with BTM as an organiser.

Next Steps

We hope you are excited about the prospect of you and your Cal Poly Men's Basketball team taking part in the Milan 2023 Basketball Tour.

To finalize the details and confirm your tour please contact Tom Ward