ItalyDelightful Italy is truly the country of Art, Architecture, Food and Fashion and is an extraordinary life experience. The North of Italy that includes Rome, Florence, Venice, Lake Como and Milan is equally as enchanting as the South with beautiful Sorrento the Isle of Capri and the amazing remains of Pompeii that was destroyed as a result of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD, as well as other exciting and scenic cities and towns. The list of places to see in Italy is endless and each region has its own unique beauty. Treat yourself with a choice of one of our outstanding tours to the beautiful and exciting country of Italy.
Day 1 VENICEArrival in Venice. Transfer to hotel. Day 2 VENICEYour tour in Venice begins with a two-hour walking tour highlighting all the important monuments, from San Marco Square to the Rialto Bridge. You'll learn the history behind the famous landmarks, including the basilica's Byzantine heritage and the adjoining prisons of the Doge's Palace. Highlights also include Campo Santa Maria Formosa
Rome-Naples-Pompeii-Sorrento-Capri-Amalfi-Rome Day 1 Rome-Naples (250km/2h30min)-Pompeii (30km/30min)-Sorrento (30km/1h)Departure to Naples; panoramic city tour. Continue to Pompeii. Visit the ruins. Lunch in a typical restaurant. After a short visit to a cameo factory, proceed along the coast to Sorrento, a jewel of the Sorrentine Peninsula, famous for the cultivation of oranges, lemons and olive trees.
Day 1 ROME AT LEISUREWelcome to Rome, once the hub of a vast empire that spread from Britain to the Persian gulf & from Africa to Germany. On arrival at Rome's Fiumicino Leonardo da Vinci Airport, airport transfers leave for the tour hotel. Relax & settle in. As evening falls, join your Tour Director for a Welcome Drink. Day 2 ROME SIGHTSEEINGWith a local guide, visit the Vatican Museums
Day 1 ROMEArrival at the airport and transfer to hotel. Day 2 ROME Enjoy a tour of the priceless art of the Vatican Museums, followed by a visit to the celebrated Sistine Chapel. Visit St Peter's Basilica, one of the largest churches in the world. Cross the Tiber to enter the Colosseum and see the Roman Forum. The afternoon is free for shopping, relaxing or more sightseeing. Day 3 RO
Day 1 RomeArrival at the airport and transfer to hotel. Day 2 Rome-Assisi (200km/2h30min)-Siena (150km/1h30min)-Florence (100km/1h)Drive to Assisi, the mystic town of Saint Francis still surrounded by ancient walls. Visit the Basilica of Saint Francis with its early Renaissance masterpieces by Giotto and Cimabue. Proceed on to Siena, the beautiful medieval city renown for the Palio. Continue to Flor