Tours | Treasures of Italy – 13 days / 12 nights
Thirteen days to discover the treasures of Italy: Venice, Florence, Pisa, Siena and Chianti area, Rome, Naples, Sorrento, Pompeii and the Amalfi coast. One of the best trip of your life!
1st day – VENICE
Arrival at Venice airport and transfer on your own to the hotel.
If you prefer, you can arrive at Rome airport (same airport of departure) transfer on your own by train to Rome Termini train station (tickets must be purchased locally). The train to Venice (not included in final price, to be paid as an extra, Euro 70 per person approximately)
Time at leisure in Venice and overnight stay.
2nd day – VENICE
Breakfast; morning guided tour of the town.
Afternoon guided cruise to lovely Murano, Burano and Torcello islands. They are famous for their fine artisan products. Murano is known for the production of glass. Overnight stay.
3rd day – VENICE/FLORENCE
Breakfast; free time for shopping and individual visits in Venice.
Optional gondola ride, to live the most unique of the romantic experiences.
In the late afternoon depart to Florence. Check-in at the hotel and overnight stay.
4th day – FLORENCE
Breakfast; morning guided tour of the town. In the afternoon, depart to Chianti area.
After a beautiful ride through the wonderful Tuscan countryside, stop for a wine tasting in a local winery. Overnight stay.
5th day – FLORENCE/PISA
Breakfast; depart to Pisa for an half day excursion. Entrance to the Leaning Tower included.
Afternoon at leisure in Florence for individual visits/relax.
Optional: we can provide prepaid tickets to major museums, to avoid long lines at the entrance (Euro 18 for Uffizi or Academy, where the famous David by Michelangelo is exposed).
6th day – FLORENCE/ SIENA AND SAN GIMIGNANO
Breakfast; Full day guided tour to Siena and San Gimignano, to discover these two lovely medieval towns.
7th day – FLORENCE/ROME
Breakfast; Depart to Rome by fast train.
In the afternoon guided tour of the town.
8th day – ROME
Breakfast; transfer on your own to Vatican Museums and guided visit (guide and entrance fee included), to admire the amazing Sistine Chapel, world famous for its immortal painting by Michelangelo.
Afternoon at leisure in Rome for individual visits/relax. Overnight stay
9th day – ROME,
Breakfast; morning excursion to Villa Adriana, one of the better preserved Roman ancient Villas.
Afternoon at leisure in Rome for shopping/relax. Overnight stay
10th day – ROME/NAPLES/SORRENTO
Breakfast; depart to Naples by fast train.
Half day guided tour of the town by private car with driver.
Depart to Sorrento. Overnight stay in Sorrento.
11th day – SORRENTO/VESUVIO VOLCANO/POMPEII
Breakfast; depart to Vesuvio Volcano and visit of the area.
In the afternoon guided tour of Pompei (entrance ticket to be purchased locally as price varies according to the age. Full price is Euro 11 per person). Overnight stay.
12th day – SORRENTO/AMALFI COAST
Breakfast; full day guided visit by bus of the Amalfi Coast (including the little towns of Amalfi, Positano, Ravello). Overnight stay.
13th day – DEPARTURE
Breakfast . Transfer to Naples train station. Train to Rome. End of our services. Transfer on your own to Rome Fiumicino airport by train, tickets must be purchased locally.
What is included in the package:
Accommodation in 3* centrally located hotels
Transfers by fast trains
Wine tasting as per the program
Guided visits of the towns (held in English)
Group escorted excursions (in English)
What is not included in the package:
transfers from/to train stations to hotels (we suggest to take a taxi)
drinks at the meals
Tourist city tax (€ 3 pp pd approx, depending on the town)
Personal purchases and mini bar at the hotel