Welcome to Italy and its famous capital, Rome. Meet your tour director and familiarize yourself with the details of your tour. Enjoy some free time to explore the eternal city at your leisure.
All roads lead to Rome! Follow your tour leader on a guided exploration of this historic city. Visit iconic landmarks such as the Colosseum, the Forum of Caesar, and Venice Square. Take a leisurely stroll through Piazza Navona, marvel at the breathtaking Fountain of Four Rivers, admire the magnificent Pantheon, and climb the Spanish Steps. Don’t forget to make a wish by throwing a coin into the Trevi Fountain. In the afternoon, you’ll have free time to further immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Rome and create your own unforgettable experiences.
Embark on a journey to the smallest state in the world – the Vatican. Accompanied by your guide, explore the Vatican Museums, home to one of the most impressive art collections worldwide. Marvel at the iconic Sistine Chapel, adorned with Michelangelo’s breathtaking masterpieces. Conclude the tour at St. Peter’s Square, where the majestic St. Peter’s Basilica awaits. In the afternoon, visit the unique churches of St. Mary of the Angels and San Pietro in Vincoli, where you can view the revered chains of St. Peter. The rest of the afternoon is yours to savor the final moments in Rome, taking in the city’s beauty and charm.
Continue your adventure as you make your way to the medieval town of Assisi, the birthplace of Italy’s patron saint, St. Francis. Embark on a walking tour of this ancient town, recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site, and marvel at its fascinating landmarks. Explore the Basilica of San Francesco, a true artistic gem of medieval Europe, which houses the sacred relics of St. Francis and showcases Giotto’s magnificent frescoes. After visiting the basilica, journey through the beautiful region of Tuscany. Make a stop at one of the finest wine cellars in the area, where you’ll learn about the traditional Chianti wine and indulge in a tasting of local products. In the afternoon, take a leisurely walk through the picturesque streets of San Gimignano. As the day draws to a close, arrive in the Renaissance city of Florence, where you’ll settle into your accommodation and have free time to explore the city at your own pace.
Embark on a journey to the ancient heart of Florence and witness the essence of history come alive. Follow your knowledgeable guide as they lead you to Piazza del Duomo, where the magnificent Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, Giotto’s Bell Tower, Dante’s birth house, and the Santa Croce Church await. Take a moment to appreciate the beauty of Piazza della Signoria, adorned with splendid palaces and monuments. Admire the Gothic-style Orsanmichele Church and stroll along the Uffizi Gallery staircase, eventually reaching the majestic Pitti Palace. The afternoon grants you free time to explore at your leisure, immersing yourself further in the wonders of Florence.
- Ufizzi Gallery visit
Before bidding farewell to the enchanting region of Tuscany, make a stop in the renowned town of Pisa. Capture a memorable photo with the iconic Leaning Tower and visit the Square of Miracles, where Galileo Galilei famously challenged Aristotle’s theory on the acceleration of falling bodies. Journey onward to the captivating city of Lucca, known for its medieval charm. Take a leisurely stroll through its streets, visiting the impressive St. Michael’s Cathedral, St. Martin’s Church, and the city walls. In the late afternoon, arrive in the Venice area, where you’ll settle into your hotel and have free time to relax and explore at your own pace.
Spend a day in the most romantic city in the world, Venice. Embark on a taxi boat and take a guided tour of the city. Your tour will take you around St. Mark’s Square to see the Basilica with its famous mosaics and bell tower, the Astronomical Clock tower, and the Doge’s Palace, the residence of the Doges of Venice. Cross the Rialto Bridge and listen to the stories of famous Venetians. Enjoy a free afternoon to explore the city on your own, find true souvenirs made of Murano glass, and have a coffee in St. Mark’s Square. In the evening, join your group for a farewell dinner where you can discuss the most memorable moments of the tour and plan for new ones.
- Gondola ride through Venice’s canals
Free time until transfer for flight back home.
- All transfers as per itinerary
- English speaking tour leader
- Accommodation in 4* hotels on BB basis
- 1 × lunch
- 1 × farewell dinner
- Entrance to Vatican museums
- Entrance to Basilica Santa Croce
- Venice return boat ride
- Tourist tax
- SAN GIMIGNANO
SIGHTSEEING TOURS INCLUDED:
- ROME: EXE INTERNATIONAL 4*, BW PLUS UNIVERSO 4* or similar
- FLORENCE: NH FIRENZE 4*, STARHOTELS MICHELANGELO 4* or similar
- VENICE: NH LAGUNA 4*, HOTEL POPPY 4* or similar
|STARTS (FLY IN FCO)
|ENDS (FLY OUT VCE)
|PRICE PER PERSON IN DBL ROOM
- SGL ROOM SUPPLEMENT: 830 €
- DINNER IN HOTELS: 190 €