Italian Escape – Small Group Escorted Tour

Rome, Italy

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Overview

Experience the best what Italy to offer by taking a tour that encompasses three of the country’s most famous cities! Start off in Rome to experience the Italian capital, and marvel at the ancient architecture and extensive history. Then head off to Italy’s art capital of Florence to see work by Italian masters, and finish up in Venice for a romantic gondola ride and even more breath-taking surroundings. As well as these cosmopolitan wonders, you’ll also get a chance to see some of the rural Tuscan countrysides, of course tasting local delicacies and exquisite wines along the way!

Small-group tour with a maximum of 16 passengers
Accommodation in 4-star hotels
Arrival transfer Rome Airport to Rome hotel
Tour Escort Service
Guided Walking Tour of the Heart of Rome
Guided Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel with Skip-the-Line
Welcome Dinner in Rome
Rome to Florence onboard private luxury motor-coach
Wine and Food Experience in Siena
Walking tour of Siena
Tour of Florence's fresh market
Guided Visit of the Heart of Florence with Accademia & Michelangelo's David with Skip-the-Line
Train station transfers
First-class high-speed rail from Florence to Venice
Guided visit of Venice with Gondola Tour
Evening walking tour of Venice with Farewell Dinner
Breakfast (8)
Dinner (2)
Tips
Entrance fees to monuments or museums when not mentioned
Everything that is not mentioned in included

Departure Point

Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy

Traveler pickup is offered
Meet your private driver upon your arrival in Rome and transfer to your hotel in the heart of Rome.

Airports

  • Fiumicino Airport, Via dell' Aeroporto di Fiumicino, 320, 54, Fiumicino Italy


Departure Time

Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.
5/1/2020 - 5/1/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
5/15/2020 - 5/15/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
5/29/2020 - 5/29/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
6/12/2020 - 6/12/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
6/26/2020 - 6/26/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7/17/2020 - 7/17/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7/31/2020 - 7/31/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8/28/2020 - 8/28/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9/11/2020 - 9/11/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9/25/2020 - 9/25/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10/9/2020 - 10/9/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10/23/2020 - 10/23/2020
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM

Return Details

Venice, Metropolitan City of Venice, Italy
Itinerary
Welcome to Rome
Welcome to Italy! Meet your private driver upon your arrival in Rome and transfer to your hotel in the heart of Rome. Late afternoon meeting with your Tour Host in the hotel. You will learn more about your tour and familiarize yourself with travel companions. In the end, walk to the restaurant and enjoy a tasty welcome dinner. Overnight in Rome.
Admission Ticket Free
Accommodation:
 Overnight at 4-star accommodation in Rome.
Meals:
 Dinner  
Vatican City
After breakfast, you will enjoy a unique visit to the Vatican Museum. Access the Museum easily with your skip the line tickets. Your guides have drawn up a route to include all the major sights as well as some unexpected surprises. See the Belvedere Courtyard with Apollo Belvedere & Laocoön & His Sons, Raphael Rooms, the Galleries of the Candelabra, of the Maps and of the Tapestries, the Sistine Chapel and the Pinecone Courtyard. In the end, exit on the St. Peter’s Square and enjoy the magnificent view of the imposing Cathedral. You will return to your hotel to relax after a challenging morning.
Admission Ticket Free
Rome
Late afternoon meet your tour leader for a walking tour of the Baroque Town with Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Spanish Steps, Piazza di Spagna, the Italian Parliament and the fascinating narrow streets of ancient Rome. Return to the hotel with your Tour Host and enjoy the evening at leisure. Overnight in Rome.
Duration: 
Admission Ticket Free
Accommodation:
 Overnight at 4-star accommodation in Rome.
Meals:
 Breakfast  
Rome
Today you will be free at leisure. This tour has been designed to offer the best of each city visited combined with some free time to customize your travel experience as well as take your time to relax. There are many available experiences. Among these, we like to suggest to explore Imperial Rome with Colosseum and Forum, to visit one of the most beautiful is a collection in Europe at Palazzo Borghese or the near Tivoli with the astonishing Villa Hadriana, built by Emperor Hadrian and Villa d’Este, a masterpiece of Italian gardening. You may want to visit Capri or Pompeii taking advantage of the new high-speed train connecting Naples and Rome in just 1 hour or enjoy a wine tour in the Viterbo area. Overnight in Rome.
Admission Ticket Free
Accommodation:
 Overnight at 4-star accommodation in Rome.
Meals:
 Breakfast  
Siena
Today you will continue to Tuscany. Be ready to meet your tour host at your hotel in Rome and motor to Florence, where you will arrive late afternoon following an en-route stop in Siena. The ride itself is a magnificent opportunity to enjoy the beautiful Tuscan hills, the view of small enchanting villages as well as the vineyards and castles the pointed the region. In ancient times, Siena was the only city that competed against Florence for power, wealth and artistic beauties. Upon arrival in Siena, enjoy a wine & food experience in the heart of the old town. After you will have time to discover Piazza del Campo, the main central square where the famous Palio horse race takes place every year, as well as exploring quieter backstreets and learning everything about the Contrade, the 17 medieval city districts that compete against each other in the Palio.
Admission Ticket Free
Florence
Continue to Florence and overnight in town.
Admission Ticket Free
Accommodation:
 Overnight at 4-star accommodation in Florence.
Meals:
 Breakfast  
Florence
Start your exploration of Florence from the unknown and most picturesque sides of the city: visit the market of San Lorenzo where it’s possible to see the food arriving from the Tuscan countryside. It’s a chance to taste lots of varieties of local cheeses, fruits, vegetables, and bread. If you're still hungry, there’s free time for lunch. In the afternoon, meet your guide in the hotel and get ready to explore the heart of the town. Lorenzo de Medici transformed Florence into the cradle of the Renaissance by attracting the best artists, architects and writers of the time; Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Botticelli who he commissioned to produce various works of art and architecture. We’ll visit Piazza Della Signoria, walk by the Palazzo Vecchio, the Duomo with Giotto's bell tower (from outside), Ponte Vecchio. Our walkthrough Florence will end with a visit to the Accademia to admire, among the many masterpieces, the jewel of Michelangelo: the statue of David. Overnight in Florence.
Admission Ticket Free
Accommodation:
 Overnight at 4-star accommodation in Florence.
Meals:
 Breakfast  
Cinque Terre
Today is free at leisure. Why do not join a small group tour to Cinque Terre? You will discover the most beautiful villages of Cinque Terre, enjoy a relaxing escape from the crowds, through luxuriant panoramic seaside vineyards and Savour a delicious fresh Seafood typical lunch including Cinque Terre wine and experience an amazing boat trip to take the most beautiful pictures of Cinque Terre from the sea. Overnight in Florence.
Admission Ticket Free
Accommodation:
 Overnight at 4-star accommodation in Florence.
Meals:
 Breakfast  
Venice
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the Florence train station. Board your train to Venice. Enjoy the ride by high-speed train to Venice. The city does not have roads and cars but only boats and canals. It is built on several small islands linked by hundreds of bridges. Arrival late morning and transfer to the hotel in the Laguna. Free time to explore Venice on your own. Overnight in Venice.
Admission Ticket Free
Accommodation:
 Overnight at 4-star accommodation in Venice.
Meals:
 Breakfast  
Venice
In the afternoon, guided visit of Venice followed by a gondola tour. The afternoon is the best moment to enjoy Venice when most of the visitors leave the city, the cruise boats depart from the pier and the narrow streets became again fascinating and mysterious, a secret path to the Past. Our guide will help you to visit the main sights of the city but also discover the real soul of Venice spending some time outside of the main tourist areas, places that you can reach by yourself only if you get lost. The tour will end with a Gondola ride. In the evening, enjoy a Venetian Dinner. Overnight in Venice.
Admission Ticket Free
Accommodation:
 Overnight at 4-star accommodation in Venice.
Meals:
 Breakfast  Dinner  
Venice
After breakfast, make your own way to the airport or train station for your departing flight or train for your onward journey. An optional private transfer is available. Arrivederci!
Admission Ticket Free
Accommodation:
  Not Included
Meals:
 Breakfast  
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers

Cancellation policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.Learn more about cancellations.

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