ROME & FLORENCE
Rome, Vatican City, Siena, Florence & Chianti wine tasting
7 days / 6 nights From $ 1299 Daily departures
DAY 1: Departure from USA to Rome
DAY 2: Arrival in Rome
Welcome to Italy!
Upon arrival in Rome’s Fiumicino airport you will proceed through the Passport Control and collect luggage inside the customs area. Transfer on your own to the hotel. Remainder of the day is at leisure to explore the Eternal City.
Overnight in Rome.
DAY 3: Rome
After breakfast, meet your guide in Piazza Navona and visit the heart of Rome: Spanish Steps, the Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Piazza del Popolo and the Baroque quarter with a small group.
In the afternoon you will meet guide at St. Peter's square and visit the Museums.
Vatican art and history have a profound impression on visitors to Rome. You will discover the masterpieces of Greek and Roman ancient art, works of Raphael, Michelangelo and Caravaggio, the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica and more. Overnight in Rome.
DAY 4: Rome
This day is at leisure to explore Rome on your own. You can visit Coliseum with Forum, the most important archeological area in the city and once the center of public life. Or you can choose to visit Villa Borghese and its splendid museum or spend the day in Campania and visit Pompeii, Capri and Naples.
Overnight in Rome.
DAY 5: Siena and Florence
DAY 6: Florence
After breakfast depart for Florence with your private guide. En route a stop in Siena. The drive itself is a magnificent path along the roads of Thuscany. Enjoy the view of the hills covered by vineyards, olive trees, small villages and original bell towers. Lunch will be served in a typical farmhouse, where some of the world's best wines are produced. Continue on to Siena, and enjoy a guided walking tour of the town, probably the loveliest medieval place in Italy. In the heart of Siena is the Piazza del Campo, where the famous horse race Il Palio takes place twice a year. Time permitting stop in Monteriggioni. Stop in Chianti for a wine tasting.
Overnight in Florenece.
In the morning, enjoy a guided walking tour of the city with a small group.
Lorenzo de Medici, in the 15th century, transformed Florence into the cradle of the Renaissance by attracting the best artists, architects and writers of the time such us Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Botticelli . Visit Piazza della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio, Giotto’s bell tower, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vecchio, and Santa Croce. Spend the afternoon exploring Florence on your own visiting the Uffizi Gallery or the Accademia to admire Michelagelo's “David”. Later in the day, join us for an optional evening walk in the sunset followed by a dinner to taste the local Tuscan delights.
Overnight in Florence.
DAY 7: Free time
Today is free at leisure.
Overnight in Florence.
DAY 8: Departure
Transfer on your own to the airport for your trip home or continue on to another destination.
**served between 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.
**The prices are per person and based on two persons sharing a room.
Single supplement and triple reduction are available upon request.
All visitors to Italy, are required to pay an additional tourist tax for the hotel stay. This tax may vary by city and can range from 1€ to 6€ [Euros], per person, per night and must be paid by the visitor, in Euros, directly to the hotel at the time of checkout.
Rates are not valid is case of Special Events, Celebrations like Fairs, Christmas, Easter, May 1 and others.
Air fares change often and vary by gateway city, season, day of week and seat availability. Our negotiated airfares will be quoted to you within two business days of your tour reservation and will include the airfare, fuel surcharges and government taxes as quoted by the airlines.
You are under no obligation to accept our airfare quote and may elect to use your reward miles or your preferred airline. We highly recommend to reserving your seats early in order to obtain the best airfare.
Welcome briefing upon arrival with our local assistant
3 nights in Rome in featured hotel
3 nights in Florence
Small group tour: visit of Vatican with entrance fee included. Transfers to/from St. Peters not included.
Small group tour: walking tour of Classic Rome (Piazza Navona, Spanish Steps, Piazza del Popolo, Pantheon and the heart of the city. Transfers not included
Signature “Tuscany Countryside” transfer by private car from Rome to Florence with a professional driver guide. En-route stop in Siena and Monteriggioni
1 traditional lunch in Siena
1 wine tasting in the Chianti area
Private walking tour of Florence
Transportation to/from USA
Arrival & departure transfers
Porterage from Venice dock to hotel (supplement € 36 per 2 bags)
Beverages and meals not mentioned in the program
Departures & Rates 2016-2017
Rome and Florence