Classic Italy Tour (7 Days / 6 Nights)
DAY 1: Rome
Welcome to Italy! Arrival at Rome Airport, transfer and accommodation at your hotel located in the city centre. Time at leisure. Overnight. √ Optional… Spend a magical night out in the city of Rome! Start your evening with a panoramic night tour of the city, where you will admire all the famous Roman sites lit up! Then, enjoy a late dinner in the district of Trastevere. Dine on traditional Italian cuisine in a typical Roman restaurant, and sip Italian wine as you relax and discover the charm of Rome by night!
Day 2: ROME
After breakfast enjoy a guided tour of the Vatican Area to discover the masterpieces of the world’s heritage inside the Vatican museums. Visit the galleries of tapestries and chandeliers, and the gorgeous Sistine Chapel in a complete and professional tour (Seat in coach tour – meet your guide in Vatican Area). At the end free time to explore the city. Overnight. √ Optional… In the afternoon take a complete guided tour of the Colosseum. Gain your special access to the Colosseum and, once inside, breathe the bloody past of the amphitheatre and its atmosphere lead by passionate and expert guides.
Day 3: ROME – FLORENCE
After breakfast transfer to station to take the train to Florence. Arrival and accommodation in your hotel. In the afternoon, continue your day with a guided walking tour. Known as the ‘cradle of the Renaissance’, this incredible city has one of the richest artistic heritages of any European city. At the end free time. Overnight.
Day 4: FLORENCE
After breakfast time at leisure for shopping, explore the city on your own to have the opportunity to take your favourite photo shots or optional tour. Overnight.
√ Optional … Full day tour at the discovery of the beautiful region of Chianti and the picturesque Tuscan scenery. The first stop is San Gimignano, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and also one of the most splendid examples of a medieval town (free time). The day will continue with a guided tour of Siena, where you will be enchanted by the architectural styles of the Cathedral and of the Palazzo Comunale facing Piazza del Campo. We then proceed to formidable Monteriggioni: a former key defensive location and the perfect example of a walled, medieval town; one of the best preserved in Italy. In the afternoon we will tour the Chianti Classico area, taking in its charming scenic views. Here you will have the pleasure of experiencing an itinerary through taste while touring a famous wine estate that produces Chianti Classico, oil, balsamic vinegar, and aromatic herbs.
Day 5: PISA – FLORENCE
After breakfast excursion at the discovery of Pisa with its extraordinary ‘Miracles Square’, dominated by the famous and incredible Leaning Tower. Along with a driving tour of this charming town with the banks of the River Arno lined with magnificent Renaissance and Gothic buildings you’ll discover that Pisa is much more than the leaning tower (Seat in coach tour). At the end return to Florence, transfer to train station to take the train for Venice. Arrival, transfer and accommodation at your hotel. Time at leisure. Overnight.
Day 6: VENICE
After breakfast enjoy a Laguna boat tour at the discovery of the three famous islands of Burano, Murano and Torcello (Seat in coach tour). Visit a typical glass factory and watch a “maestro” working on an artistic glass piece. At the end time at leisure for shopping and explore this unique city. Overnight.
√ Optional … in late afternoon relax and enjoy yourself on a fantastic gondola ride, the famous and elegant way to cross the Grand Canal! Evening at leisure.
Day 7: VENICE
After breakfast transfer to Airport. End of services.