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Best of Italy: Rome, Florence & Venice

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8 Nights

Rome, Florence, Venice

Treat yourself to a relaxing break, taking in the main sights of Italy, on this tailor-made Mediterranean city break. Whether it's exploring Rome's ancient monuments, sipping Chianti wine in the Tuscan countryside or gliding along in a Venetian gondola, this tailor-made Italy vacation has something no matter what your interests.

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Rome: 3 Nights

Arrival in Rome

Rome

On arrival at Rome Fiumicino Airport, a driver will be there to greet you and will then take you to your hotel in a luxury car. Later, you will be immersed into the history of this incredible city with a tour of the classic sights of Rome, including the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon, the Spanish Steps and Piazza Navona, all with the guidance of a local expert. This will be a truly wonderful introduction to the ‘Eternal City’.

Vatican Museums & Imperial Rome

The Vatican

Today, your tour guide will treat you first to an exceptional private tour of Vatican City, where you will be able to enter and admire the most important rooms of the Vatican Museums, such as the Borgia Apartments, the Carriages Rooms and Raffaello’s Rooms. You will also see the magnificent Sistine Chapel, St Peter’s Basilica and St Peter’s Square. After an authentically Roman-style lunch, you will visit the iconic Colosseum, the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. You’ll also walk through ancient Rome along the Via Sacra to appreciate the rich history of this complex city.

Leisure Day in Rome

Rome

Today, you’ll have a completely free day to enjoy relaxing, shopping for gifts or seeing the local attractions at your own pace. Spend your day exploring the architectural wonders of ‘Ancient Rome’ or perhaps find a perfect street-side cafe to while away the afternoon listening to music, watching the world go by and sampling some gelato or Italian pastries.

Florence: 2 Nights

Travel to Florence

Florence

After check out, a driver will pick you up and take you to Rome’s main train station, where you can catch a fast train to Florence. Our driver will be waiting for you at the train station and will take you by luxury car to your centrally located hotel. Later, you will embark on a walking tour of Florence, discovering its secular heritage and architectural evolution as a city, from the Roman and medieval centuries to the glorious Renaissance period, as well as modern-day Florence.

Tour of Tuscany

Siena, San Gimignano, Monteriggioni

On this full-day adventure, you will visit Siena, San Gimignano and Monteriggioni – three icons of the Tuscan countryside. There will also be a special visit to a winery in the glorious Chianti hills for wine-tasting. You’ll begin the day in the medieval hilltop village of Monteriggioni before moving onto Siena, where you’ll explore the Siena Cathedral and Piazza del Campo. After visiting San Gimignano and learning about its famous towers, you’ll head to the famous Chianti region in the Tuscan countryside to enjoy wine-tasting in a vineyard.

Venice: 3 Nights

Travel to Venice & Romantic Gondola Ride

Venice

Today, you will take the train from Florence to Venice, where you will be greeted by a water taxi and taken to your specifically chosen Venetian hotel. That evening, you will enjoy a gondola ride through the city canals, including the quiet inner canals, as well as the glorious Grand Canal.

Absolute Venice Tour

Venice

This tour is composed of three parts and allows you to discover all of Venice’s most important places: in the first part of the tour, an experienced tour guide will accompany you through the 1000-year history of the most serene republic. On the second part of the tour, you will visit Doge’s Palace and the Halls of Power with your guide. Finally, you will discover one of the world’s most majestic cathedrals and a true masterpiece of Byzantine art, the Golden Basilica.

Leisure Day in Venice

Venice

Today, you’ll have a completely free day to enjoy in Venice, perhaps relaxing, shopping for gifts or seeing the local attractions at your own pace. In the city built on 100 islands, there is so much to see and do in Venice. You can visit the Rialto Bridge, one of the most famous in the city, while away the hours people watching in St Mark’s Square or head to the Gallerie dell’Accademia to soak up the art.

Ciao Italy!

Goodbye Italy

Private transfer and return flights

Arrivederci, Italia! Your private driver will take you to the airport for your return flight home.

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