Romantic Italy - 11 Days / 10 Nights
Art and architecture rub shoulders with haute couture and scenic beauty in Italy, the country that has the maximum number of UNESCO World Heritage sites. Admire Italy’s colossal monuments, be enticed by its great cities of art like Rome, Venice & Florence and get enchanted by its beautiful coasts, alpine lakes and mountains.
Day 1 – Arrive Rome
Welcome to Italy the Land of the Mystique! On arrival in Rome, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Check in and relax. Rome comes alive at night and you should not miss the opportunity to see its most beautiful monuments illuminated. In the evening we recommend you to enjoy this panoramic Rome Illuminations tour which starts at around 1900 hours. Overnight in Rome.
Day 2: Rome
Wake up to an early breakfast this morning as its time for your hop on hop off tour to enjoy Rome’s most famous sights. In the afternoon we recommend you to visit the richest country in the World - the Vatican. Enjoy the tour of the treasures of the Vatican, including the Sistine Chapel, the Vatican Museum where you’ll be shown a fine collection of antiquities, the fascinating Tapestry Gallery etc. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Rome - Florence (1.5 hrs by train)
Following breakfast this morning its time to check out of the hotel and make your way to the station to take a train to Florence. Upon arrival please make your way to the hotel and check in. Florence is a lovely city famous for its wine growing Tuscany Region. In the afternoon we recommend you to take the tour to Pisa which gives you an opportunity to take in some wonderful scenery en route to the historic university town, most famous for its Leaning Tower. Your tour returns to Florence later in the evening. Relax and spend a nice quiet evening here. Overnight in Florence.
Day 4: Florence - Venice (2 hrs by train)
Post breakfast travel to the most romantic city of the world. Upon arrival please make your way to the Hotel. Check in and the rest of the day is free for you to relax and explore this really unique city on water. Later in the evening you can opt for a gondola ride, cruising through the Grand Canal. Overnight in Venice.
Day 5: Venice
Wake up to breakfast this morning. Today the morning is free at leisure, you can opt for the morning walking tour covering the San Marco area where you will see The stunning Basilica of San Marco. Later in the afternoon proceed for your 3hours island tour. You will witness how the beautiful colored glass is made in Murano Glass making factory, then on to the pretty islands of Burano, famous not only for its lace but also for the fishermen’s houses painted in bright colors and Torcello, the earliest centre of civilization in the estuary. Overnight in Venice.
Day 6: Venice – Milan
Today, travel to Milan, ‘the world’s design capital’. Check in and relax. In the afternoon proceed for your city tour where you will enjoy the overview and highlights of the major monuments of the city like the Dumo, Gothic Cathedrals, the world famous ‘Last Supper’ by Leonardo Da Vinci, etc. Overnight in Milan
Day 7 – Depart Milan
Following breakfast its time for you to pack and you will be transferred by chauffer driven car to the airport for your flight back home.
- Meet & Greet Assistance at the airport
- Hotel accommodation in a basic 3* hotel with daily buffet breakfast
- All sightseeing & transfers on SIC (seat in coach basis)
- Air fare with taxes.
- Visa assistance and fees
- Insurance and foreign exchange
- Any expenses of personal nature such as Telephone calls, laundry etc..
- Any meals other than specified above
- The above price is valid for travel till 30 September 2016.