Day 1: Rome
Transfer from Airport or Railway Station in Rome. Free dinner and overnight in Rome.
Day 2: Rome
Eat breakfast at the hotel before going on a 3-hour walking tour to discover the city of Rome. The tour will take you to visit places like Largo Argentina, Piazza Navona, the Pantheon and the Trevi Fountain. The rest of the day will be at your leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Rome - Siena - Florence
After breakfast, departure to Siena. You will visit the famous Palio horse race venue, Palazzo Salimbeni, and other amazing monuments, having free time to enjoy the city. Your journey will then continue to Florence and after checking into the hotel, you can either decide to stroll around the city on your own, or to book an optional additional tour, perhaps to the Accademia or Uffizi Gallery. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Florence
The fourth day will be a full day tour of Florence City. You will get to visit Piazza del Duomo, Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, Ponte Vecchio and other famous attractions. After free time for lunch, you will be visiting some of the typical shops of local producers: one of the most famous jewelers, a walk around San Lorenzo leather market and an old perfume shop. Free dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 5: Florence - Verona - Venice
You will move from Florence to Venice. However, during the journey, you will have a brief stop-over at Verona where you will get a chance to appreciate the rich culture that Verona offers before traveling to Venice where you will go on a boat ride to Saint Mark’s square to meet your tour guide who will take you to amazing places within the city. After the tour, you will enjoy a dinner in a local restaurant in Venice and spend the night at the hotel.
Day 6: Murano
After breakfast, you will travel on the famous Venetian lagoon to the beautiful Murano Island. On the Island, you will get a first-hand experience of the world renowned glass blowing factory. After your time on the island, you will then be taken back to St. Mark’s square for free time. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: Venice - Sirmione - Lake Como- Milan
After breakfast, you will check-out from your Venice hotel and depart for Sirmione popularly known as the Pearl of Garda Lake. At Sirmione, you will visit the ancient Scala Castle, the Parish Church of Saint Maria, amongst other locations. Free time for lunch, in the afternoon, you will proceed to Lake Como where your tour guide will take you on a trip to see some of the Historical Figures on Lake Como. The tour will then continue to the famous City of Milan where as soon as you arrive you will get a chance to visit Sforzesco Castle, Paizza della Scalla, the Milan Cathedral, and the famous Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Milan.
Day 8: Milan - La Spezia - Cinque Terre - Lucca
You will check-out of the hotel after breakfast before going to La Spezia to experience one of the best moments of your 10 day trip. Departing from La Spezia, you will reach first Portovenere. Then, the ride will continue by boat to Vernazza. After your tour in Vernazza, your trip will continue till you get to Monterosso which is the largest of the five coastal villages. By afternoon, you will return by train to La Spezia and then a coach will take you to Lucca where you will get to visit historic places like Sao Paulino, and Piazza San Michele. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Lucca.
Day 9: Lucca - Pisa - Montepulciano - Rome
After breakfast, your next stop will be at Pisa from where you can explore historic sites like the Leaning tower of Pisa and enjoy free time for lunch. Then, you will continue your trip and then stop at Montepulciano where you will see the Piazza Grande, Fortezza, and the Church of Saint Maria dei Servi. We also suggest to spend your free time in tasting some of the red wines Montepulciano is famous for. After your trip, you will return to Rome where you will check in to a hotel in order to spend the night.
Day 10: Rome
This is officially the last day of the trip, after breakfast check-out from the Hotel.
Other tours in Italy
If you liked this tour, try also the 5-Days Escorted Tour from Rome to Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento, Amalfi and Capri or the 9 Days Escorted Tour of Sicily departing from Palermo in half board.