ITALY

Day 1 : ARRIVE NAPLES

Meals: on your own

Arrive Naples Airport, transfer to the Hotel & check-in (Standard check-in time applicable)

Naples is a city in southern Italy, nearby is Mount Vesuvius, the still-active volcano that destroyed nearby Roman town Pompeii. Dating to the 2nd millennium B.C., Naples has centuries of important art and architecture. 

Spend rest of the day at leisure

Overnight stay at the selected Hotel in Naples


Day 2 : NAPLES

Meals: Breakfast

 

After breakfast, proceed for Sorrento, Positano and Amalfi Tour

This is a full day excursion to discover the Amalfi Coast. Your first stop will be in Sorrento; a gateway to Amalfi, Sorrento is a small resort with a big name, It is a town of lemons, and plunging cliffs that cut through the heart of the historical core.You will enjoy free time to stroll around the town. After a delicious local lunch, drive along the Amalfi Coast, enjoy spectacular views of the natural bays, steep cliffs and picturesque towns . Enroute stop at Positano, a Cliffside village with a pebble beachfront and steep, narrow streets lined with boutiques and cafes, to take pictures. Then head to Amalfi Coast, a 50-kilometer stretch of coastline along the southern edge of Sorrentine Peninsula, with sheer cliffs and a rugged shoreline dotted with small beaches and pastel-colored fishing villages. Wander around to discover the treasures of the town. Visit the Duomo, relish an ice cream, do some shopping at the local boutiques and enjoy one of Italy’s most memorable destinations with an outstanding example of Mediterranean landscape. Return to Naples.

Overnight stay at the selected Hotel in Naples


Day 3 : NAPLES – ROME

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, check-out from the Hotel (Standard check-out time applicable)

Proceed to Napoli Centrale Train Station to board the Train for Rome

Arrive Roma Termini Train Station, proceed to the Hotel & check-in (Standard check-in time applicable)

Rome is undoubtedly one the most beautiful cities in the world; every year millions of tourists come from around the world to admire the treasures and masterpieces of Roman art and architecture. Gloriously ornate fountains and statues greet you at every twist and turn of the city's streets. Rome is a charming city where you'll discover a dreamy blend of culture and history and a vibrant nightlife. The beauty of Rome is spread across its landscape and is a blend of the ancient with the Renaissance.

Spend rest of the day at leisure

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Rome


Day 4 : ROME

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, proceed for Skip the Line Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica

The Vatican Museums begin just beyond a massive bronze door that, like magic, takes you out of Italy, into the smallest country in the world: the Vatican. There are priceless works of art here, collected by the popes. Take a tour of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel, skipping the lines! No stress to queue up. Upon arrival, your guide will lead you into the museums, where you will visit one of the most important art collections in the world. Admire the Gallery of Tapestries and the Geographical Maps before arriving at the famous Sistine Chapel and the unforgettable St. Peter’s Basilica.  It is topped by the tallest dome in the world. You will get the most splendid views of the Eternal City from its viewing gallery.

Later in the afternoon, proceed for Imperial Rome and Colosseum Tour

Arriving by coach at Piazza Venezia, you will then continue on foot to the famous Piazza Del Campidoglio designed by Michelangelo from where you will have a fantastic view of the Roman Forum. You will then be driven to the Circus Maximus and the Aventino Hill. Stop to admire the beautiful statue of Moses by Michelangelo located in the Church of St. Peter's in Chains from where it will take you 5 minutes to reach the symbol of the eternal city: The Colosseum, The Roman Colosseum is one of the most imposing ancient structures. The original was all white, completely covered in fine travertine stone slabs. It is elliptic in shape in order to hold more spectators. It had four floors; the first three had eighty arches each; the arches on the second and third floors were decorated with huge statues. The Flavius amphitheatre, Colosseum is the most famous monument in Rome. Built by Emperor Vespasian of the Flavia family, it was opened by his son Titus in 80 A.D.


Day 5 : ROME – FLORENCE

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, check-out from the Hotel (Standard check-out time applicable)

Proceed to Roma Termini Train Station to board the train for Florence

Arrive Firenze S. M. Novella Train Station, proceed to the Hotel & check-in (Standard check-in time applicable)

Florence, is the capital of the Tuscany region. It is home to many masterpieces of Renaissance art and architecture. One of its most iconic sights is the Duomo, a cathedral with a terracotta-tiled dome engineered by Brunelleschi and a bell tower by Giotto. The Galleria dell'Accademia displays Michelangelo’s famous sculpture “David”.

Later proceed for an Excursion to Pisa and visit of Leaning Tower

This enchanting excursion will take you through the unforgettable Tuscan countryside to the marvelous city of Pisa, known all over the world for its impressive monuments and for its prestigious University. A professional guided walking tour will take you to the Piazza dei Miracoli, where you will be able to admire the Leaning Tower (exterior), the Baptistery (exterior) and other important monuments. You will enjoy a guided visit of the Cathedral (unless in case of long queue), real masterpiece of Romanesque art, built between the 11th and 12th centuries. The guided tour will end by the magnificent Leaning Tower: climbing to its top by mounting its 294 steps rising up in a spiral, will be an amazing experience. The tower is 55.86 m tall (183.27 ft) from the ground on the low side and 56.70 m tall (186.02 ft) on the high side, around 3.99 degrees leaning. The weak and unstable subsoil caused this unique phenomenon, contributing to create one of the wonders of the world.

Evening is at Leisure

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Florence.


Day 6 : FLORENCE – VENICE

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, check-out from the Hotel (Standard check-out time applicable)

Proceed to Firenze S M N Train Station to board the Train for Venice

Arrive Venezia S Lucia Train Station, proceed to the Hotel & check-in (Standard check-in time applicable)

Venice, the fairy tale city is built on more than 100 small islands in a lagoon in the Adriatic Sea. It has no roads, just canals – including the Grand Canal thoroughfare – lined with splendid Venetian palaces built in Renaissance and Gothic styles. The central square, Piazza San Marco, contains St. Mark’s Basilica, which is tiled with Byzantine mosaics, and the Campanile bell tower offering views of the city’s red roofs.

Later proceed for Venice City Walking Tour and Gondola Ride

Enjoy a romantic and relaxing afternoon. Get away from the crowds in St. Marks Square and get lost in the maze of winding alleyways. A magical walk around the area of the Fenice, Sant'Angelo and Santo Stefano with a guide, up to Santa Maria del Giglio gondola station where you will enjoy a trip on the most romantic boat in the world: the gondola. An unforgettable Venetian experience! During the gondola ride you will see part of the famous Canal Grande and other less frequented canals. Enjoy the guided visit of the area between Piazza San Marco and the Rialto Bridge, passing by some special places: Teatro la Fenice, Scala del Bovolo, Rialto Bridge.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Venice


Day 7 : VENICE

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, proceed for Half Day Tour to Murano, Burano and Torcello

After sailing past the island of San Giorgio Maggiore, the Public Gardens, the tip of Sant'Elena and the famous Lido beach resort, the boat arrives in Murano, known throughout the world for its glass manufacturing industry. Here you will stop for around 40 minutes to visit to one of the factories. The second stop is at the picturesque island of Burano, famous not only for its lace but also for the fishermen's houses painted in bright colours. The stop will last about 30 minutes. Then after a short cruise, you will reach Torcello, the earliest centre of civilization in the estuary. Only the Cathedral with its magnificent mosaics and the church of Santa Fosca remain as testimony of its former glory. The stop will be for about 30 minutes then you will return to St. Mark's Square.

Spend rest of the day at leisure in this magical city.

Overnight stay at the Hotel in Venice


Day 8 : DEPART VENICE

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, check-out from the Hotel (Standard check-out time applicable)

Transfer to Venice Airport to board the Flight for your onward destination


INCLUSIONS:

  • 02 Nights Accommodation at Hotel Cine Holiday, Naples in Standard Room (OR SIMILAR)
  • 02 Nights Accommodation at Hotel Orazia, Rome in Standard Room (OR SIMILAR)
  • 01 Night Accommodation at Casa Del Lago, Florence in Standard Room (OR SIMILAR)
  • 02 Nights Accommodation at Antico Panada, Venice in Standard Room (OR SIMILAR)
  • Daily Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Naples (NAP) Airport to Naples Hotel Arrival Transfer on Private Basis
  • Sorrento, Positano and Amalfi Tour
  • Naples to Rome 2nd Class (Italo) Train Ticket (1125 to 1235 hrs)
  • Gray Line Skip the Line Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica
  • Imperial Rome and Colosseum - Afternoon (@ 1430 hrs)
  • Rome to Florence 2nd Class (Frecciarossa) Train Ticket (1005 to 1136 hrs)
  • Excursion to Pisa and visit of Leaning Tower with Skip the Line (@ 1315 hrs)
  • Florence to Venice 2nd Class (Italo) Train Ticket (1054 to 1300 hrs)
  • Venice City Walking Tour and Gondola Ride (T54) (@ 1445 hrs)
  • Half Day Tour to Murano, Burano and Torcello
  • Venice Hotel to Venice Airport Departure Transfer by Boat on Private Basis
  • GST
Exclusions:
  • Airfare and airport taxes
  • Travel insurance
  • Breakfast on Day 1
  • Visa fees
  • Train station transfers
  • Remittance charges
  • Any meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  • High season surcharge if any
  • Porterage, tips, insurance and all the items of personal nature and also food drinks not mentioned in the “Tour Includes” column
  • Anything not mentioned in the “Tour Includes” column
  • Early Check-in and late Check-out charges in hotel and subject to availability