Experience the beauty, history, and masterpieces during this 5 Days Guided Tour of Italy. You will see the remains of the cities that flourished back in the Middle Ages and see how the cities of Assisi, Bologna, Venice, and Tuscany thrive today.
We have planned a fabulous 5 Days Guided Tour of Italy for you where you will visit the finest cities and see only the best that the country has to offer. During your tour, you will see many masterpieces and eat the most delicious gourmet cuisine in the world.
Your will start your 5-Days Tour of Italy with departure from Rome at 7:15 AM, meeting the guide at the Hotel Massimo D'Azeglio and the first stop will be Assisi, where you will see walls that were built during the Middle Ages surrounding the town. At the Basilica of St. Francis you will spend time gazing at the masterpieces that were created by Giotto and Cimabue. Enjoy a lunch (not included) through the streets of the picturesque town. Departure for Siena, in Tuscany, famous for the Piazza del Campo. Horses run around the town square in Siena during the Palio and you can brag that you have been able to walk that same area. Departure for Florence for check in, dinner and overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast, go discovering Florence, the cradle of the Renaissance. Impossible not to be fascinated with its monuments, its buildings, its churches. Michelangelo helped turn Florence into the city it is today and you can see the spot at the Baptistery that he envisioned as the Gates of Paradise. Visit Santa Maria del Fiore, better known as the Duomo, marveled at the famous Brunelleschi's dome. From the square stands the bell tower, partially realized by Giotto. In the heart of Florence you can find Piazza della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio and the Basilica of Santa Croce. After lunch (included), spend the afternoon walking on the cobbled streets of Florence. During your free time in Florence, you can stroll along the streets or you can book an excursion in the afternoon to Pisa, famous for the Miracle Square, the Leaning Tower, the Baptistery and other important monuments. Dinner at leisure and overnight at the hotel.
On day 3 of your Tour of Italy, you will journey to the city of Bologna. In this elegant city, you will be able to visit numerous shops on the street and visit the porticos. As you are in the heart of the city, you will experience Neptune Square and Major Square before visiting King Renzo's Palace. The Basilica of San Petronio may be the largest in the world, but Bologna is known for more than that Basilica. It is world famous for its tasty gourmet cuisine and you will be able to enjoy a wonderful lunch (not included) before departing for your next destination.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Venice is known as the Floating City and you will be amazed at the beauty that surrounds the hundreds of canals. On the 4th day of your Escorted Tour of Italy, you will be able to roam around Venice during the afternoon, whether it's by walking along the canals or embracing the life of the locals and taking a gondola ride. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
On the last day of your tour, after breakfast, you will leave Venice to return to Tuscany to explore the wine region, famous for its beautiful landscapes, castles and its renowned culinary tradition. You'll visit the town of Montepulciano, a medieval treasure rich in history and art, known throughout the world for its "Vino Nobile", one of the oldest wines of Italy. Every year Montepulciano hosts an important event that connects wine at Jazz. Spend pleasant hours discovering this medieval town, you can taste the wine in the free tasting shops and you'll have time to stroll and stop for lunch (not included in the tour). In the afternoon arrival in Rome for the end of the tour.
Complete information on the Meeting Point and the local phone numbers are present on the Voucher you receive at the time of the booking confirmation.
The price shown refers to the quote per person in a double room. If you are interested in booking a single room or a triple room, please contact us for a custom quotation.
Due to technical and/or logistic issues, itineraries could be amended.
We suggest to wear comfortable shoes and clothes.
CANCELLATION POLICY AND FEES:• Until 15 working days before departure: no penalty• From 14 to 7 working days before departure: 10%• From 6 to 3 working days before departure: 25%• From 2 days to 24 hours before departure: 50%• From 24 hours or for no-shows: 100%Working days: from Monday to Friday.