Day 1: Milan
Welcome to Milan: reach your hotel by a private transfer; in the evening, you will meet your tour leader. Dinner at your leisure (NOT included) and overnight.
Day 2: Milan
After breakfast, start the tour of Milan: first join a panoramic tour, then a guided walking visit of the historical city centre: admire the Cathedral, the Vittorio Emanuele II Gallery, the Sforza Castle and the Teatro alla Scala. You will have free time for lunch (NOT included) .
Join your free afternoon. You will have the chance to book an optional excursion with an additional supplement: you can decide to go visiting Lake Como or to go shopping at the Serravalle Outlet, where you will find many convenient deals and discounts on top brands. Dinner at your leisure (NOT included) and overnight.
Day 3: Milan - Sirmione - Verona - Mestre*
After breakfast, on the way to Venice, you will stop at Sirmione, on the Lake of Garda where you will see some landmarks like the Catullus Grave. You will have free time for lunch (NOT included) .
The second stop will be Verona: enjoy your free time to visit and have lunch (NOT included).
Continue to Venice and you will arrive at the hotel in Mestre*. Dinner at your leisure (NOT included) and overnight.
Day 4: Mestre - Venice - Mestre*
After breakfast, you will reach St. Mark Square for a guided walking tour of the St. Mark's Sestiere, where is located the famous square, surrounded by monuments like the St. Mark Basilica, the Clock Tower, the Doge’s Palace and the Bridge of Sighs.
Later travel on the famous Venetian lagoon to the beautiful Murano Island, where you will visit a famous glassworks and admire the glassmaking.
Then return back to St. Mark's square in Venice for free time and lunch (NOT included). Return to the hotel at the established time and have dinner at your leisure (NOT included). Overnight in Mestre.
Day 5: Mestre - Bologna - Florence
After breakfast, on the way to Florence, you will stop at Bologna! Here you will have time at leisure to visit the symbols of this beautiful city (like the impressive Piazza Maggiore and the Asinelli and Garisenda Towers) and enjoy an Italian lunch (NOT included) in a typical restaurant.
In the evening, you will reach your hotel in Florence. Dinner at your leisure (NOT included) and overnight.
Day 6: Florence
After breakfast, you will have a guided walking tour of Florence historic centre with the exterior visit of the Cathedral complex with the Giotto’s Tower, the Baptistery and the Cathedral. The guided tour will continue towards the Signoria Square, the politic heart of the city during Medici time and you will walk across the most interesting streets and squares, including the Repubblica Square and the Ponte Vecchio.
Then join your free time to have lunch (NOT included) and discover the city on your own! We recommend you to visit a museum (Uffizi or Accademia Galleries). Overnight.
Day 7: Florence - Rome
After breakfast, arrive to Rome. Have a stop in Coliseum area and discover some of the most important archaeological sites of the city: the Circus Maximus, the Arch of Constantine, the Coliseum and the Roman Forum. Join your free time also to have lunch (NOT included) in a typical restaurant.
In the afternoon, check-in at the hotel. Dinner at your leisure (NOT included) and overnight.
Day 8: Rome
After breakfast, discover Roman baroque side with a guided walking tour in Spain Square, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon and Navona Square. Join your free time also to have lunch (NOT included) in a typical restaurant.
In your free afternoon, take the chance to book an optional tour, with a supplement, to visit the inside of the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and the Basilica, located in Vatican Square.
Dinner at your leisure (NOT included) and overnight.
Day 9: Rome
After breakfast, reach the airport or the train station at your appropriate hour by private transfer, if needed.
*Please note that the Hotel on day 3 and 4 will be in Mestre. On request and with an additional supplement, it is possible to be accommodated in Venice Island.
Other eXPeriences from Rome
We also suggest you the 9-days package in Italy from Rome: Tuscany, Venice, Verona, Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento & Capri and the 6-day tour of Apulia and Amalfi Coast departing from Rome.