4 Days - 3 Nights - Hotels 4 *
Season: Spring and Summer
Itinerary: Rome - Assisi - Siena - Florence - Padua – Venice - Rome.
Rates per person € 725 (in double)
DAY 1 (Monday) ROME - ASSISI - SIENA - FLORENCE
8.00am meeting point for pickup at ours sightseeing office or pickup at the hotel from 7.30am to 7.45am and departure by coach to ASSISI. You will visit 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.
At the end of the visit, continue towards SIENA, the beautiful medieval city renown for the Palio horse race. Proceed to FLORENCE. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. Meals: Dinner
DAY 2 (Tuesday) FLORENCE
American buffet breakfast at the hotel. Guided sightseeing tour of the city, also known to be the cradle of the Renaissance. Visit the beautiful Piazza del Duomo, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Giotto’s Bell Tower, the Baptistery of St. John, and Santa Croce, the 13th century Franciscan Church with Cimabue’s famous crucifix. The balance of the day is at leisure for optional sightseeing (we suggest the PISA half day tour) or for shopping. Dinner at a local Restaurant and overnight at the hotel. Meals: Breakfast - Dinner
DAY 3 (Wednesday) FLORENCE - PADUA - VENICE
American buffet breakfast at the hotel and departure to VENICE by coach. Along the way you will stop in PADUA, where you will visit the famous Cathedral of St. Anthony, guarded by Donatello’s “Gattamelata”. Continue towards VENICE, and upon arrival enjoy a panoramic guided walking tour of this unique city. You will see the St. Mark’s square, the Basilica of St. Mark, the Doge’s Palace, the Bridge of Sighs and the Prisons. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Venice island. Meals: Breakfast - Dinner
DAY 4 (Thursday) VENICE - ROME
American buffet breakfast at the hotel. Morning tour by boat. You will cross the lagoon with a view of the islands and reach the island of Murano where you will assist to a demonstration of glass blowing (some time will be allowed for shopping). In the afternoon, the boat will take you to the rail station or the Tronchetto for your transfer back to Rome by rail or motor coach. (means of transportation is reconfirmed one day or two before the end of the tour and advised by the assistant). Arrival in Rome and end of the tour. Meals: Breakfast
IN FLORENCE Hotel Rivoli / Hotel Adriatico 4* or similar
IN VENICE Hotel Continental 4* or similar
|RATES PER PERSON|
|€ 725||€ 860||€ 690||€ 580|
|* child 2/12 years old|
|“City tax not included and to be paid directly in the hotels”
You are kindly requested to reconfirm your hotel for pick-up at least 72 hrs before departure
|IN DOUBLE||IN SINGLE||IN TRIPLE||CHILD WITH
SCENIC DRIVES THROUGH
The beautiful Autostrada del Sole
The Tuscan countryside and its medieval towns
The Emilia Romagna region, land of world famous “prosciutto” and Parmesan cheese
The Veneto region and its Villa of Palladio.
HIGHLIGHTS DAY BY DAY
Assisi: View of the Churches of St Francis and St. Claire
Siena: View of Piazza del Campo and he Municipal Palace
Florence: Exterior visit of the most important monuments
Padua: See the Basilica & Donatello’s masterpiece, the “Gattamelata”
Venice: Visit of the famous square of St Mark, the Doge’s Palace, the Bridge of Sighs (exterior), and Murano Island.
Accommodation at 4* hotels centrally located
Daily American buffet breakfast
3 dinners (drinks not included)
Service charges and taxes included
Ground transportation by deluxe motor coach with air conditioning
MONOLINGUAL ESCORTED TOUR (ENGLISH)
Sightseeing tours as per itinerary
English speaking local guides
Passengers will be provided with professional headset system.
Extra nights: Possibility to add extra nights at the beginning and/or at the end of the tour; rates are on request
Departure transfer: Possibility to organize the departure transfers; rates are on request.
Optional suggested tours: For optional suggested tour rates please ask our booking.