Italian Classics



8 Day tour from $1,670 - Land Only

Escorted Small Group

3 Nights Rome, 4 Nights Florence

Day 1, Fri: Rome
Arrival in Rome. You will be met and transferred to your hotel. Tonight meet your Tour Director and your fellow travelers for a welcome dinner at a local restaurant. (D)
Day 2, 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 3, Sun: Rome
Day at leisure to discover this Eternal city on your own. (B)
Day 4: Mon: Rome / Siena / Florence
After breakfast depart for Siena. The driving through Tuscany is magnificent. In Siena enjoy the town’s incredible views and enjoy an original Tuscan food experience and wine. En route to Florence, time permitting, stop in Monteriggioni. Arrival in Florence late afternoon. (B)
Day 5: 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)
After breakfast depart for Cinqueterre on the Italian Riviera. Cinqueterre is the name of the district that encompasses five small villages with wild nature, vineyards, olive groves and citrus orchards. Explore the area and enjoy lunch at a local sea side restaurant. Return to Florence late afternoon. (B,L)
Day 7, Thu: Florence
Your morning is at leisure. In the afternoon join your guide and drive to the rolling hills of the Chianti Wine Region. The landscape is marvelous with beautiful vineyards and olive groves. Dinner at a charming typical restaurant. Returning to Florence you will stop at Piazzale Michelangelo belvedere for a breathtaking view of Florence. (B,D)
Day 8, Fri: Florence
After breakfast transfer to the airport. (B)

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