Italian Escapade



11 Days from $3,670 - Land Only

Escorted Small Group

3 Nights Rome, 3 Nights Florence, 2 Nights Venice & 2 Nights Sorrento

Day 1, Wed: Sorrento
Arrival in Rome. You will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. (D)
Day 2, Thu: Sorrento / Amalfi / Ravello
Today enjoy a scenic drive of the breathtaking Amalfi Coast to the picturesque town of Amalfi, and Ravello. Marvel the magnificent view of Amalfi Gulf before returning to Sorrento. (B)
Day 3, Fri: Sorrento / Pompeii / Naples / Rome
After breakfast depart for Pompeii and visit the ruins destroyed 2000 years ago by the eruption of Vesuvius. Continue to Naples for a guided tour of the city, including a visit to San Gennaro Museum. At the end of the tour, transfer to the train station for your high-speed train to Rome. Upon arrival, meet your driver and transfer to your hotel. Tonight, enjoy a typical dinner in Rome. (B,D)
Day 4, Sat: Rome
This morning after breakfast you will be transferred to the Vatican City for a guided tour of the Museum, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. Discover all masterpieces of Greek and Roman ancient art, works of Raphael, Michelangelo and Caravaggio. Late afternoon, meet your escort for a walking tour of the Spanish Steps, Pantheon, Piazza Navona and the Baroque quarter. (B)
Day 5, Sun : Rome
Day at leisure to discover this Eternal City on your own. (B)
Day 6, Mon: Rome / Siena / Florence
After breakfast depart for Siena. The driving through Tuscany is magnificent. In Siena enjoy the town’s incredible views and an original Tuscan food experience and wine. En route to Florence, time permitting, stop in Monteriggioni. Arrival in Florence late afternoon. (B)
Day 7, Tue: Florence
This morning, visit the market of San Lorenzo and taste varieties of local cheeses and fruits. In the afternoon visit the most famous cities in the world and the cradle of the Italian Renaissance. Your visit includes Accademia and Michelangelo’s David, Piazza Della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio, the Duomo with Giotto’s Bell Tower and Ponte Vecchio. (B)
Day 8, Wed: Florence
Day at leisure to explore this magnificent city on your own. You may decide to join an optional tour to Cinque Terre on the Italian Riviera. Cinque Terre is the name of the district that encompasses five small villages with wild nature, vineyards, olive groves and citrus orchards. (B)
Day 9, Thu: Florence / Venice
After breakfast, board your high-speed train to Venice. Upon arrival check-in to your hotel. The afternoon is at leisure to explore Venice on your own. (B)
Day 10, Fri: Venice
In the afternoon, a guided tour of Venice will take you to the main sights of the city, followed by a Gondola ride. In the evening, enjoy a Venetian farewell dinner. (B,D)
Day 11, Sat: Venice
After breakfast transfer to the airport. (B)
Optional day tour to Cinque Terre with guide: per person $290

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