Highlights of Italy

Travel in the comfort of a high-speed train through the most awe-inspiring cities in Italy!
Explore Italy's best-loved cities from Milan to Rome by high-speed train. Discover fashionable Milan including the charming Lake Como and chic Bellagio. See the romantic city of Venice and explore the birthplace of the Renaissance in Florence. Immerse yourself in the stunning hills and vineyards of Tuscany in Siena, San Gimignano, and Chianti. Gaze upon treasures of the Vatican and the history of Ancient Rome
9 Days from $3599/person CAD
Food & Wine
Guided
Honeymoon & Anniversary
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UNESCO World Heritage Sites

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Departures

2022 departures: May 6, 20, June 10, 24, July 8, 22, August 12, 26, September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 & October 7, 14

Included:

  • 8-nights accommodation in 4-star hotels
  • High-speed train travel in Premium class
  • 8 Continental Buffet Breakfasts, 1 dinner, 1 food tasting, 1 aperitif, welcome drinks and snacks on
  • Professional multilingual guide for the entire trip
  • Luggage bus service (your luggage will be delivered from hotel to hotel, making train travel stress-free)
  • Private transfer from Milan Malpensa Airport to the hotel
  • Best of Milan walking tour
  • Lake Como and Bellagio full-day excursion
  • “Cicchetti” guided walking tour in Venice & Gondola Ride
  • Highlights of Florence walking tour
  • Pisa, Siena, San Gimignano and Chianti guided tour with lunch and wine tasting
  • Panoramic tour of Rome including the Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel with Skip-the-Line Entrance
  • Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Guided Tour
  • Private transfer from the Rome hotel to Rome Fiumicino Airport

Not Included:

  • International or domestic airfare
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers
  • Travel insurance
  • Additional meals when not mentioned on the itinerary
  • Entrance fees to monuments or museums when not mentioned on the itinerary
  • Local city tax for overnight stays
  • Visas required for entry into the country as necessary
  • Anything of a personal nature or that is not mentioned in included

Pricing Details

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  • From price is CAD per person, based on double occupancy, and for travel in low season
  • The final price will vary and is also based on the month of travel
  • Prices are subject to change
  • The Vatican Museums are closed on Sundays and the Museums in Florence are closed on Mondays

Optional Extras:

  • Pre and Post Accommodation
  • Tuscan dinner with “bistecca” in Florence
  • Cinque Terre by train from Florence
  • Uffizi Gallery skip-the-line guided tour
  • Accademia Gallery skip-the-line guided tour
  • Cooking classes & dinner with wine in Frascati from Rome
  • All optional excursions are subject to change and are based on availability

Travel Privately

You can request to book this tour privately, travelling only with people you know.

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Itinerary

DAY 1: WELCOME TO MILAN!

Benvenuti a Milano! After your arrival at the airport, meet your driver for a private transfer to your hotel. Upon arrival at your hotel, enjoy your first day in the city at your own leisure.

In the afternoon partake a short briefing with the tour leader and meet the rest of the group, then delve into the fascinating streets of Milan historical center where you’ll see the famous “La Scala” theatre, the elegant Vittorio Emanuele II Gallery, the mighty Sforza Castle and the majestic Duomo cathedral from whose terraces you can admire the whole city.

At the end of the tour, enjoy an exquisite Italian gourmet aperitif. In the evening, continue to keep on discovering this splendid city and then relax at your hotel.

Accommodation at the Una Century Hotel, Milan, or similar

DAY 2: COMO LAKE & BELLAGIO

After breakfast, experience a full-day excursion to see Como and its enchanting lake. There you can see the beautiful Cathedral in white marble, you will walk along the elegant Via Vittorio Emanuele and the ancient Medieval walls. If you like shopping, the beautiful and colorful streets are ideal to discover traditional and local products. Enjoy then a cruise on the ferry that will take you to the fascinating Bellagio, the pearl of Lake Como, where you will be able to stroll its peculiar streets. Return then to Milan and relax at your hotel.

Accommodation at the Una Century Hotel, Milan, or similar

DAY 3: MILAN TO VENICE

It is time to leave Milan to go to one of the most beautiful Italian cities, Venice! Aboard the train, sweet and sour snacks will be served, as well as hot or cold drinks of your choice. After about two hours and a half, you will arrive in Venice, where you will walk to your hotel. Your luggage will be already there, waiting for you.

You will have free time to relax and before meeting again the group in the afternoon for a guided tour, including an authentic Gondola ride, a romantic way to visit the city through their famous canals. Then deepen in the Venetian cuisine and traditions tasting the Cicchetti, accompanied by a local wine, through a guided walking tour. The rest of the evening will be at your leisure.

Accommodation at the Una Maison Hotel, Venice, or similar

DAY 4: VENICE TO FLORENCE

In the morning, after breakfast in the hotel, you will have the whole morning free to discover the city. Ask the expert tour guide what to do and where to go. In the afternoon take a high-speed train. You will arrive in Florence in two hours, without worrying about your luggage. Once there, make your way to your hotel, and late in the afternoon start a guided tour on foot throughout the Florentine streets, admiring the beauty of the artistic city.

After the tour, we suggest enjoying the optional dinner based on local and typical products, as well as Tuscany’s well-known worldwide Fiorentina, a T-Bone steak.

Accommodation at the Hotel Home, Florence, or similar

DAY 5: PISA, SIENA, SAN GIMIGNANO & CHIANTI

Today join a full-day excursion to Tuscany, an undisputed protagonist of the world tourist landscape. You will visit the ravishing medieval villages by bus. You will reach Pisa, going through the beautiful Piazza Dei Miracoli, then you can admire the baptistry, the cathedral, and of course the famous pending tower.

The wonders will continue visiting San Gimignano, an exquisite medieval city, a heritage of humanity of UNESCO. You will have lunch in a typical enoteca, where you will taste famous local wines and typical traditional dishes. Return to Florence and have a free evening and then return to your hotel.

Accommodation at the Hotel Home, Florence, or similar

DAY 6: FLORENCE AT LEISURE

Our trips are the ideal mix of activities organized by us and our free time! Today you will have the possibility to enhance your knowledge and your cultural background through a series of optional activities. You could dive into the Florentine history of art visiting by visiting the Uffizi or Accademia Gallery, or enjoy a culinary tour tasting local products and wines.

Get lost among the city streets on a bicycle or a Vespa, in the whole Italian style, or if you please, you can explore the wonderful Cinque Terre. Just ask us at the time of booking or your tour leader, who will organize the day for you in the best possible way.

Accommodation at the Hotel Home, Florence, or similar

DAY 7: FLORENCE TO ROME

After breakfast take a high-speed train to Rome. As before, don’t worry about your luggage, we will take care of it for you. Upon arrival, depart for a panoramic tour of the “Eternal City” including the Vatican Museums with the “skip-the-line” access. You will have direct access to the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica to admire the treasures of the Vatican.

In the afternoon meet up again for the guided stroll throughout the alleys of the Baroque Rome, and see sites such as the magical Piazza Navona and the famous Pantheon.

After the tour, enjoy the rest of the afternoon at your leisure.

Accommodation at the Hotel Bettoja Collection, Rome, or similar

DAY 8: ANCIENT ROME HIGHLIGHTS

Today explore one of Rome’s greatest symbols. Experience the ancient majesty of the Colosseum, Palatine Hill, and Roman Forum, led by an expert guide.

In the afternoon, join an optional excursion to the Borghese Gallery. Take home a piece of Italy, participating in a cooking experience in Pasta or Pizza Making! Discover all the secrets of how to make delicious pasta from an expert Italian chef and impress your friends by making one yourself when back home.

We also suggest an optional “Wine and Dine” experience in Frascati. You will take a regional train which, in 30 minutes, will take you to the ravishing town. Situated in the Castelli Romani zone, Frascati has been chosen for centuries by Popes and aristocratic families for their summer homes.

You can purchase all the activities on the go, directly from the tour director.

Accommodation at the Hotel Bettoja Collection, Rome, or similar

DAY 9: ROME DEPARTURE

Today meet your driver for a private transfer from your hotel to Rome Fiumicino Airport for your onward journey.


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