Italian Escapade

 

 

10 Days from $2,120 - Land Only




Includes an 8-day motorcoach tour visiting Rome, Assisi, Siena, Florence, Bologna, Padua, Venice, Region of Chianti, Montepulciano, Sorrento, Capri


4 Nights Rome, 2 Nights Florence, 2 Nights Venice & 1 Night Sorrento



Day 1, Sun: Rome
Arrival in Rome. You will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure (B,L,D)
Day 2, Mon: Rome / Assisi / Siena/ Florence
After breakfast depart by deluxe motor coach to Assisi. Upon arrival, you will have time to leisurely explore this little medieval town. A visit to the Basilica of San Francesco is highly recommended where you will find masterpieces by Giotto and Cimabue. This afternoon, depart to Siena the gothic city constructed on three hills in the heart of Tuscany. This monumental and medieval city is encircled by its’ walls and splendid square Piazza del Campo, designed in the shape of a shell. Free afternoon to explore on your own all of the beauty this magical city has to offer. In the late afternoon proceed to Florence. This evening, you will dine in your hotel. (B,D)
Day 3, Tue: Florence
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel. Today, your guided tour will visit one of the most famous cities in the world, cradle of the Italian Renaissance. Your tour will take you to the magnificent downtown including the Cathedral of Santa Maria Del Fiore with Brunelleschi’s splendid dome and Giotto’s belfry, Piazza Della Signora, also known as Palazzo Vecchio, and the Santa Croce Basilica. After lunch spend the afternoon at leisure or you may choose to take an optional tour to Pisa (B,L)
Day 4, Wed : Florence/ Bologna/ Padua / Venice
After breakfast at your hotel, depart for Bologna, a city famous of elegant and extensive arcades. Proceed to Neptune and Major Square in the heart of the city. You will be fascinated by the King Re Enzo Palace,the Podesta Palace and the Basilica of San Petronio, one of the biggest in the world. This afternoon, visit to Padua to see the Basilica of St. Anthony. Afterwards, proceed to Venice (B,D)
Day 5, Thu : Venice
After breakfast enjoy a morning tour of Venice, the‘Floating City.’ Visit the splendid St. Mark’s Basilica and then view the Doge’s Palace and the legendary Bridge of Sighs. Rest of the day at leisure. (B,D)
Day 6, Fri: Venice / Tuscany / Rome
This morning after breakfast depart for the famousregion of Val di Chiana in Tuscany. Stop at the Medieval town of Montepulciano, rich with history and art and known for its wine. During the month of July, Montepulciano hosts a jazz and wine festival.proceed to Rome Time at leisure to taste the local wine. In the evening (B)
Day 7, Sat : Rome
Breakfast at your hotel. Today’s sightseeing includes the Vatican Museum with important art collections the amazing Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. The tour ends at the St. Peter’s Square. The remainder of the day is at leisure to shop and enjoy your surroundings (B)
Day 8, Sun : Rome / Naples / Pompeii / Sorrento
Breakfast at your hotel. Leaving Rome the coach willtake the “Sun Route” driving through the regions of Lazio and Campania. Arrive in Naples for a short panoramic city tour: Mergellina, Castel dell’Ovo Plesbiscito Square, the Royal Palace and the port. After lunch drive to Pompeii to visit the excavations Continue on to Sorrento (B,L,D)
Day 9, Mon : Sorrento / Capri / Rome
After breakfast you board the boat to the island ofapri. Weather permitting, visit the Blue Grotta in small rowing boats. Free time after lunch for personal activities. In the afternoon depart for Rome. (B,L)
Day 10, Tue: Rome
After breakfast transfer to the airport (B)

4-night hotel accommodations in Rome
2-night hotel accommodations in Florence
2-night hotel accommodations in Venice
1-night hotel accommodations in Sorrento
Breakfast daily, 4 dinners, 3 lunches
Half day guided tour of Rome
8-day escorted tour by deluxe air-conditioned motor coach, visiting Rome, Assisi, Siena, Florence, Bologna, Padua, Venice, Region of Chianti, Montepulciano, Sorrento, and Capri
Sightseeing as per tour itinerary with English speaking local guides
All transfers as per itinerary
Hotel taxes and service charges
USTOA $1 Million Travelers Assistance Program.

Note: Entrance fees to Museums and Monuments are not included. Rome, Florence, Venice, and Sorrento city tax is not included and must be paid locally to the hotels.       


Italian Escapade   starts in Rome every Sunday .
Homeric Tours will offer competitive airfares from USA in conjunction with your tour request
Land Only  (Double)   Single Prices
Rome Bettoja
Florence Mediterraneo
Venice Carlton Grand Canal
Sorrento Michelangelo
SEP 4, 11, 18, 25, 2016 $2,655
OCT 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2016 $2,655
Nov 6, 20, 2016 $2,120
Dec 4, 2016 $2,120
Dec 25, 2016 $2,295
Jan 1, 15, 2017 $2,120
Feb 5, 2017 $2,120
Feb 19, 2017 $2,450
Mar 12, 2017 $2,120
Mar 26, 2017 $2,490
Apr 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017 $2,490
May 7, 14, 21, 28, 2017 $2,490
Jun 4, 11, 18, 25, 2017 $2,490
Jul 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017 $2,405
Aug 6, 13, 20, 2017 $2,405
Aug 27, 2017 $2,490
Sep 3, 10, 17, 24, 2017 $2,490
Oct 1, 8, 1, 22, 29, 2017 $2,490
   

Land Only  (Single) Land Only Prices
(DBL)
Rome Bettoja
Florence Mediterraneo
Venice Carlton Grand Canal
Sorrento Michelangelo
SEP 4, 11, 18, 25, 2016 $3,366
OCT 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2016 $3,366
Nov 6, 20, 2016 $3
Dec 4, 2016 $3
Dec 25, 2016 $3
Jan 1, 15, 2017 $3
Feb 5, 2017 $3
Feb 19, 2017 $3
Mar 12, 2017 $3
Mar 26, 2017 $3
Apr 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017 $3
May 7, 14, 21, 28, 2017 $3
Jun 4, 11, 18, 25, 2017 $3
Jul 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017 $3
Aug 6, 13, 20, 2017 $3
Aug 27, 2017 $3
Sep 3, 10, 17, 24, 2017 $3
Oct 1, 8, 1, 22, 29, 2017 $3
   


- Hotels featured above may be substituted according to the availability.
- Pre & Post additional nights in Rome are available upon request.
- Homeric Tours will provide competitive airfares from USA in conjuction with your tour request.
- Land-Only prices are per person based on double/triple occupancy.
- Package prices do not include international air travel