Milan, Verona, Venice and Islands of Venice, Ravenna, Parma, San Marino, Florence, Fiesole, Pisa, Siena, San Gimignano, Rome and the Vatican
MILAN: Arrival at Malpensa Airport late morning and transfer to the hotel in the centre of the city. You will rest and freshen up, then, after an evening meal, you may go out to experience the bustling nightlife in the centro. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel or holiday house.
MILAN: Breakfast in the House. In the morning guided visit of: Duomo, Excavations with the baptistery where St.Augustine was baptized. A quick visit to the Old Marketplace. And then: Galleria, La Scala, Last Supper, Castello Sforzesco. Dinner and overnight stay.
VERONA: Breakfast in the House. Departure for Verona, nice city known for the Arena. In the morning guided visit of the Juliet's house, Roman Amphitheater, Natural History Museum, Open Market. Dinner and overnight stay.
VENICE: Breakfast in the House. Also known as La Serenissima, it raises on a little islands archipelago in the middle of the lagoon of Venice and it is famous for its brightness and the uncommon beauty of its marble monuments on the shore. In the afternoon guided visit to the Grand Canal, Piazza San Marco, St. Mark Cathedral, Doge's Palace, Rialto. Dinner and overnight stay.
ISLANDS OF VENICE: Breakfast in the House. Excursion to the Murano island, famous for the typical glass, Burano, famous for laces and Torcello. Dinner and overnight stay.
RAVENNA/PARMA: Breakfast in the House. Departure for Ravenna, medieval city. Guided visit of San Vitale and other Byzantine churches, Theodoric's tomb, Dante's tomb. In the afternoon arrival in Parma and guided visit of the Duomo, Parco Ducale. Visit to a Cheese Shop. Dinner and overnight stay.
SAN MARINO: Breakfast in the House. Departure for San Marino State and guided visit of the Castle museums and Palazzo del Governo. Dinner and overnight stay.
FLORENCE: Breakfast in the House. Departure for Florence, built on the banks of the river Arno, in a harmonious setting of hills covered in houses and villas. Cradle of teaching and of the Italian language, the main city of Tuscany has an universal reputation for its wonderful richness and the exquisite quality of its monuments and art treasures. In the morning you could admire the beautiful Duomo, the Giotto Belltower, the Baptistery, the Accademia, St. Mark's church. In the afternoon a visit to the Monastery of San Francesco in Fiesole. Dinner and overnight stay.
FLORENCE: Breakfast in the House. All day guided visit of the Medici Chapels, San Lorenzo, Santa Maria Novella, Straw Market, Pitti Palace, Boboli Gardens, Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi, Piazza della Signoria, Santa Croce, Forte di Belvedere. Dinner and overnight stay.
PISA: Breakfast in the House. Departure for Pisa, typical for its aristocratic look and its monuments representing Italian architecture. Guided visit of the wonderful Campo dei Miracoli, with the famous Leaning Tower, the Cathedral, the Baptistery, the Camposanto museum. Dinner and overnight stay.
SIENA/SAN GIMIGNANO: Breakfast in the House. Departure for Siena, historical and artistic city, famous for its untouched medieval look. Guided visit of the city with the Cathedral, Piazza del Campo and Palazzo Pubblico. In the afternoon departure for San Gimignano, one of the most suggestive town of Tuscany, characterized by its towers, monuments and artistic treasures. Dinner and overnight stay.
ROME: Breakfast in the House. Departure and arrival in Rome, the Eternal City. Rising on Seven Hills on Tiber banks, Rome lies in a wonderful position. Guided tour of the city: Colosseum, Arch of Constantine and Palatine Hill. Accommodation in a Religious House. Dinner and overnight stay.
ROME AND THE VATICAN: Breakfast in the House. Full day guided visit of St. Peter's Basilica, Sistine Chapel, the Vatican museums, Castel Sant'Angelo. Dinner and overnight stay.
ROME - HOME: Breakfast in the House. Transfer to the Airport. Arrivederci!
Accommodation in our wonderful Villas and Monastery-Hotels comparable to***/**** star hotels Daily breakfast and dinner Sightseeing tours and guided visits by our art historian guides as per program One day excursion to the islands of Venice (Motorboat + Guide): Murano, Burano, Torcello 24 hour ZefiroWorld telephone assistance One person free for every 25 paying people
Luxury motor coach English speaking tour escort Beverages and lunches Entrance fees Bus driving and parking permits Tips and extras Everything not mentioned in "Included in the price"
min. 25 pax