Italy, a European country with a long Mediterranean coastline, has left a powerful mark on Western culture and cuisine. Its capital, Rome, is home to the Vatican as well as landmark art and ancient ruins. The history of Italy covers the Ancient Period, the Middle Ages and the modern era. In antiquity, Italy was the homeland of the Romans and the metropole of the Roman Empire.
On arrival in Rome, you will be met and transferred to your hotel by private vehicle. In the evening, rediscover the Eternal City on the Illuminated Rome tour (optional). Overnight stay in Rome.
Explore Rome on a hop on hop off tour you are free to explore the Eternal City at your own pace. See major sights such as the Trevi Fountain, Pantheon, Vatican City, Colosseum, Arch of Constantine, Palatine Hill, Piazza Venezia and lots more. You can extend your tour by adding optional visit to Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. Overnight stay in Rome.
Travel by train to Florence, the birthplace of the renaissance. On arrival proceed on your own to hotel. In the afternoon enjoy an optional excursion to Pisa, home of the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa. Enjoy a walking tour of Pisa, including the area surrounding the famous tower. Overnight stay in Florence.
This morning enjoy a Hop On Hop Off Bus tour of Florence. Sit back and let your driver slowly take you along the winding country roads. See Piazalle Michaelangelo, Piazza del Duomo, Giotto’s Bell Tower, the Roman amphitheatre, to name just a few and of course the splendid paths and trails which lend themselves so well for trekking or strolling. Sunset is especially magical and quite romantic! Overnight stay in Florence.
Today, travel into the romantic city of Venice. The rest of the day is free. In the evening enjoy an optional tour of Gondola Serenade tour. Ride on Gondolas with Musicians and Singers as you pass by canals of Venice. Overnight stay in Venice.
This morning you have time free for optional tour of Venice Walking tour. A pleasant walking tour through the most representative monuments of the unique city in the world! Later in the afternoon enjoy an excursion to Murano, Burano & Torcello Island. Visit the famous islands of Murano known worldwide for it’s exquisite glasswork, Burano for lace and Torcello for Venice’s first cathedral. Overnight stay in Venice.
Today, you will be transferred the Venice airport for your flight back home.