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Italian Glory

Duration 13 days

Destinations visited :
  • Italy
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Get set for one of our most glorious Italy trips, from the well-heeled streets of Milan to what was once the ‘Eternal City’ of Rome. Base yourself on beautiful Lake Como for a few days of stunning scenery before the colourful Amalfi coast with its pretty cliffside villages and sun-kissed seaside vibe truly capture your heart.

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DAY 1

Arrive Milan – Como (2 Nights)
Stylish Milan is our launch pad to the Lake District where we spend the first night of our At Leisure jaunt through Italy. After arriving in Como, unwind and soak up the peaceful atmosphere. Admire the mesmerising reflection of the surrounding peaks in its deep blue waters which makes this one of Italy’s most soul-stirring settings. Enjoy a leisurely stroll past exquisite lakeside villas and gardens before meeting your travel companions and Travel Director for a Welcome Reception.
Hotel: Barchetta Excelsior
Meal: Welcome Reception

DAY 2

Milan Excursion
The runways of Milan take centre stage today as we explore the fashion capital of Italy. Join a Local Specialist to see the iconic and unexpected highlights of this hard-working city. View the exquisite Gothic architecture of the Duomo, with its massive stained glass windows, the neo-classical La Scala and ornate Galleria with its imposing iron and glass-domed roof – of course, all in the company of the trendsetting Milanese.
Meal: Buffet Breakfast

DAY 3

Como – Verona – Venice (2 Nights)
The tragic story of Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers is revealed during our visit to romantic Verona, where we will have an opportunity to view Juliet’s Balcony and the ancient Roman Arena, still in use today. Indulge in a leisurely cappuccino stop in the city’s beautiful Piazza Bra, admiring the imposing bronze statue of King Victor Emanuel II. Or shop up a storm on trendy Via Mazzini before continuing to Venice, where we will spend the next two nights.
Hotel: Le Boulevard
Meal: Buffet Breakfast,Regional Meal

DAY 4

Venice Orientation and At Leisure
Glide through the canals of Venice by private launch visiting some of the jewels in the crown of the Queen of the Adriatic. We travel to Giudecca Island to ‘Dive Into Culture’, witnessing the centuries-old Venetian tradition of glassmaking. Then it’s on to St. Mark’s Square to admire the profound beauty of the Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s Basilica. See the Bridge of Sighs, so named because of the sound prisoners would make when taking one last longing look at their beloved city before being imprisoned. Spend the rest of the day at leisure, or consider an Optional Experience to the colourful fishing island of Burano.
Meal: Buffet Breakfast

DAY 5

Venice – Florence (2 Nights)
From Venice, we cross the Apennine Mountains to Florence, the Cradle of the Renaissance. Consider joining your Travel Director for a traditional Florentine dinner in the heart of Chianti Hills.
Hotel: Grand Mediterraneo
Meal: Buffet Breakfast

DAY 6

Florence Sightseeing and At Leisure
This morning we join a Local Specialist on a leisurely walking tour to delve into the culture and history of Florence. We’ll visit the Piazza del Duomo to view the multi-coloured marble Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, Piazza della Signoria with its exquisite art and palazzi, and the 674-year-old Ponte Vecchio bridge which straddles the Arno River. Admire spectacular views of the city from Piazzale Michelangelo. Later, learn about the quality and workmanship of two of this city’s historic industries at demonstrations of Florentine leathercraft and 18-carat gold. This afternoon, consider an Optional Experience to the Fine Arts Academy to see Michelangelo’s ‘David’. Join your fellow travellers this evening for an opportunity to ‘Connect With Locals’ during a Be My Guest dinner at a castle set within a celebrated wine and olive oil estate.
Meal: Buffet Breakfast,Dinner with wine

DAY 7

Florence – Amalfi Coast (Maiori) (3 Nights)
Journey south through the Arno Valley, passing the Bay of Naples bound for Maiori on the Amalfi Coast, where we will spend the next three nights. This evening we dine at our hotel.
Hotel: San Pietro/Pietra di Luna
Meal: Buffet Breakfast,Dinner with wine

DAY 8

Amalfi Coast (Maiori) – Amalfi Town Excursion
This morning travel to Amalfi, perched perfectly on this dramatic stretch of coastline. See the 11th-century Sant’Andrea cathedral in the heart of the town, with its beautifully striped Byzantine façade, and soak up the laidback atmosphere. You’ll also have time to join an Optional Experience to Positano.
Meal: Buffet Breakfast

DAY 9

Amalfi Coast At Leisure
Relax at your hotel on the Amalfi Coast or wander past fragrant lemon terraces. You have a full free day to indulge in your heart’s desires – consider a fresh seafood lunch, from sea to table, or take a dip in the welcoming, warm Mediterranean waters.
Meal: Buffet Breakfast

DAY 10

Amalfi Coast (Maiori) – Pompeii – Rome (3 Nights)
Embark on a Small Group Sightseeing walking tour and discover the lost city of Pompeii, which was buried under volcanic ash when Mount Vesuvius erupted. Continue to the Eternal City of Rome later, enjoying views of the 6th-century Benedictine Abbey in Cassino en route. Spend the evening exploring the extraordinary heritage of Rome, which spans millennia, or consider an Optional Experience to see the exquisite art and architecture of what was once the capital of the world.
Hotel: Grand Tiberio
Meal: Buffet Breakfast

DAY 11

Rome Sightseeing and At Leisure
Spend the morning in the Vatican City with a Local Specialist, visiting the imposing St. Peter’s Basilica to view Michelangelo’s sorrowful Pietà. Consider an Optional Experience to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel with its exquisite frescoed ceilings crafted by Michelangelo. Then, cross the Tiber into Ancient Rome to see the Circus Maximus, once the site of exhilarating chariot races that entertained thousands, and visit the impressive Colosseum. This afternoon we have time to explore the city on our own terms. Perhaps toss a coin in the Trevi Fountain to secure your return to Rome, soak up the coffee aromas on Piazza Navona or wander through the ruins of Palatine Hill.
Meal: Buffet Breakfast

DAY 12

Rome At Leisure
Indulge in a full free day to explore the passionate embrace of the city and its zesty locals. Ease into la dolce vita, or consider an Optional Experience to Tivoli, where you can visit Villa d’Este with its magnificent Renaissance gardens and exquisite fountains. This evening, we enjoy a Farewell Dinner with newfound friends and your Travel Director before bidding arrivederci to Rome.
Meal: Buffet Breakfast,Farewell Dinner

DAY 13

Depart Rome
Our unforgettable encounter with Italy comes to an end today. Airport transfers are available. Conditions apply.
Meal: Buffet Breakfast

Sightseeing Highlights

  • CITY TOUR in Milan, Florence, Pompeii and Rome
  • ORIENTATION of Venice
  • VISIT the excavations at Pompeii, Amalfi Town, St. Peter’s Basilica and the Colosseum
  • CRUISE by private launch to St. Mark’s Square in Venice
  • VIEW the Cathedral and La Scala Opera House in Milan, scenic Lake Como, St. Mark’s Basilica in Venice, Juliet’s Balcony in Verona, the Duomo in Florence and the ancient sites of Rome
  • SEE the Roman Arena in Verona and the Abbey at Cassino
  • SMALL GROUP SIGHTSEEING guided visit with a Local Specialist to the excavations in Pompeii, with a group size of no more than 25 guests

Dining Highlights

  • 12 hot buffet breakfasts
  • 5 dinners (including Be My Guest) with local wine

First class travel Highlights

  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Hand-picked Trip Highlights
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and a professional Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • VIP entry to many sights
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Italian Glory

Get set for one of our most glorious Italy trips, from the well-heeled streets of Milan to what was once the ‘Eternal City’ of Rome. Base yourself on beautiful Lake Como for a few days of stunning scenery before the colourful Amalfi coast with its pretty cliffside villages and sun-kissed seaside vibe truly capture your heart.