What To Expect
Free arrival in Rome and transfer from the airport to the Hotel, rest of the day at leisure, overnight.
Buffet breakfast. In the morning enjoy a 3 hour walking tour from Largo Argentina, Campo de' Fiori, Piazza
Farnese , Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Spanish steps. Tour start at Corso Vittorio Emanuele 22, (Largo Argentina area) and will end in the very center of the city. Rest of the day at leisure, Overnight.
We depart in the morning for ASSISI, the mystical town of Saint Francis which is still surrounded by ancient walls. Here, we will visit the Basilica of Saint Francis, decorated with early Renaissance masterpieces by Giotto and Cimabue. We will stop by SIENA, the beautiful medieval city renowned for the Palio, on the way to FLORENCE for dinner and our overnight stay.
After breakfast, we will go on a guided sightseeing tour of the cradle of the Renaissance. We will visit the beautiful Piazza del Duomo, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Giotto's Bell Tower, the Baptistery of St. John, the Academy of Fine Arts Gallery that houses the "David" by Michelangelo and Santa Croce, the 13th century Franciscan church with Cimabue's famous crucifix. The rest of the afternoon will be free for optional sightseeing or shopping. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Florence.
We leave Florence after breakfast. En route, we will stop by PADUA, where you will visit the famous Cathedral of St. Anthony which is guarded by Donatello's Gattamelata. We will continue on to VENICE, and upon arrival enjoy a guided walking tour of this unique city. You will see the Piazza and Basilica of St. Mark, the Doge's Palace, the Bridge of Sighs and the Prisons. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Venice.
After a buffet breakfast, you will go on a motorlaunch toward the island of Murano for a morning tour of a glass factory. You will also have time for shopping. In the afternoon return to Rome by motor coach or Italian Rail (means of transport is reconfirmed one day or two days before the end of the tour and advised by the assistant). Overnight in Rome.
Buffet breakfast. End of tour
Rome: Koru or similar
Florence: Rivoli or similar
Arrival transfer FCO/CIA Airports to Hotel in Rome
Half day Walking tour in Rome
Accommodation at 4 star hotels with downtown location (3 star superior hotel in Venice)
Daily American buffet breakfast, three dinners (without drinks)
Service charges and taxes
Ground Transportation by deluxe air-conditioned motor coach
English speaking tour escort and local guides
Sightseeing as indicated in the itinerary with professional headset system
Meals and drinks unless specified
Tips and gratuities
Child rates apply for one child sharing the same room with 2 adults in double accommodations. Date of birth must be advised at the moment of booking. Each additional child will be charged the adult price.
Tour Operator reserves the right to provide hotels of similar category if the circumstances make it necessary, at no additional cost or refund.
Booked hotels are not available before 12 noon.
The following information per participant will be required upon booking:
Full Name in Passport
Date of Birth and Nationality
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