7D6N Italian HolidayLand Tour USD1925
Roman monuments, Venetian canals and Florentine artistry complement the tranquil beauty of Lake Garda, your base for one night of this perfect introduction to Italy.
It's Insider moments like... bypassing the main queues and stepping straight from the sun-drenched streets of Rome into the cool calm of the holiest place in the eternal city. Discovering why no photo can ever capture the beauty of the Sistine Chapel, as you stand before Michelangelo's greatest work. And listening to our expert recount secrets of the Vatican's past and present, unfolding the story of this incomparable Renaissance masterpiece, and the biblical lessons it depicts.
Tour Highlights :
City tour in Rome and Florence, Orientation of Venice. Visit St. Peter’s Basilica, the amazing Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and the Roman Colosseum. Cruise by private launch to St. Mark’s Square in Venice. View the Roman Forum, the Byzantine St. Mark’s Basilica, Santa Croce Basilica and the Duomo in Florence.
With many years of experience and excellent track records in the industry, we are confident to be able to provide the reliable and quality service for all your needs. Our staffs are specially trained to provide friendly and informative services to ensure a hassle-free and pleasant journey for you.
Day 1: Arrive Rome (2 Nights) (WR)Welcome to Rome, the Eternal City! Relax after your journey or take a leisurely stroll through ancient streets. This evening, join your Travel Director and traveling companions for a Welcome Reception and evening orientation drive to see St. Peter's Basiica. This is the perfect introduction to the sights which await you! Hotel: Cardinal St. PeterDay 2: Rome Sightseeing and Free Time (BB)Visit St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City and view Michelangelo's Pieta. View the Forum during your sightseeing tour with a Local Expert. Visit the mighty Colosseum, site of public events. and see the Circus Maximus. Spend the rest of the day seeing the sights of your choice. Shop for souvenirs or relax and watch the world go by.Day 3: Rome - Venice (BB/DW)Your included sightseeing tour with a Local Expert begins at the Vatican Museums. Experience a Unique Insight in the Vatican when you ascend the smooth and step-less spiral staircase designed by famous architect Donato Bramante. Admire Michelangelo's magnificent frescoed ceiling in the Sistine Chapel. Follow the valley of the River Tiber north into Umbria and pass the impressive hilltop towns of Orte and Orvieto. Through Tuscan landscapes and terraced olive groves, over the Apennine Hills, past Bologna and finally across the Veneto plains before arriving at your hotel in Venice. Enjoy dining at your hotel this evening. Hotel: NH Laguna PalaceDay 4: Venice Sightseeing - Lake Garda (BB)Savour the sights and sounds of this floating Byzantine city on your included canal cruise by private saunas of his floating Byzantine city on your included canal cause by private launch to St. Mark's Square. View the Bridge of Sighs and the ornate Doge's Palace. Visit a Local Specialty glass-blowing workshop, with free time afterwards to explore on your own. Later, travel to the Italian Lake District. Hotel: PoianoDay 5: Lake Garda - Florence (BB/BG)Enjoy stunning views of Lake Garda this morning. Perhaps take the opportunity to join a boat ride across its waters before continuing your journey to Florence. This evening. enjoy a memorable Be My Guest dining experience in a Tuscan villa situated on an organic oive-oil estate overlooking Florence and the Tuscan hills. Hotel: Grand Hotel MediterraneoDay 6: Florence - Rome (BB/FD)In Florence. the city's rich medieval and Renaissance history is brought to life by your Local Expert. See Piazza della Signoria, with is impressive sculptures and imposing palazzi. View the multi-coloured marble Duomo and the famous Baptistery with is bronze doors. View the Ponte Vacchio, a spectacular feat of engineering dating from the Middle Ages. Traveling south, the Tuscan landscape - characterized by rolling hills and picturesque olive groves - is breathtaking. Through Umbria's shady valleys, with olive and cypress trees, you reach the valley of the Tiber River, which leads you back to Rome. Spend leisure time relaxing or exploring. In Rome tonight, celebrate the end of your holiday with your companions at a Farewell Dinner. Hotel: Executive StyleDay 7: Depart Rome (BB)After breakfast, say 'arrivederci' to Rome and your traveling companions as you return home with wonderful memories of Italy. Transfers are available. Conditions apply.
Special discount :
1. 5% OFF Groups of 5 / Frequent Traveler
2. 2.5% OFF Second trip discounts (book two or more trips for one holiday)
3. 10% OFF Young Traveler
4. Triple Room discount Book a triple room to get all three guest discount
7 days - 2 Countries
From: US$1925 (per person twin share)
• 6 nights' accommodation (5 hotels)
• 6 hot bullet breakfasts. 4 dinners (including Welcome Reception, Be My Guest, three course dinner with wine and Farewell Dinner)
• All transport shown
• All transfers shown
Book & Pay Early Save up to US$210 p.p.
• 12 February save 10%
• 30 April save 7.5%
• Frequent traveler discount Save up to US$105 p.p.
• Young traveler discount US$200 • Second trip discount Save up to US$52 p.p.
• Triple room discount US$50 p.p.
Cruise Connection: This trip starts or ends in a popular cruise port, so you can combine a cruise with a more in-depth guided experience in Europe.
Airport Transfers: On arrival to Rome Flumicino Airport transfers will operate at 9.30am, 12.33pm and 3.30pm. Guests arriving later should make their own way to the hotel. Return transfers on the last travel day will arrive at Rome Flumicino Airport at 7am and 9.30am.
All prices are per person on a twin Share basis.
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