We’ve picked three iconic cities at the pulse of Italy’s vibrant culture, both past and present. Venice brings romance to the forefront, with sprawlin…
**Tour pace:** You will walk for about 2 hours daily across mostly flat terrain, including cobblestone streets, with few hills or stairs. <div clas…
Board your overnight flight to Venice today.
Welcome to Italy! Transfer to your hotel and get settled in. Later, meet your fellow travelers at tonight’s welcome dinner.
Experience historic churches, winding canals and picture-perfect piazzas on a guided tour of the city known as the Queen of the Adriatic. • Step into the iconic St. Mark’s Square and view its soaring basilica • View the stately Doge’s Palace, built in the Venetian Gothic style in 1340 • Marvel at the Bridge of Sighs and the Rialto Bridge, which spans the Grand Canal • See a glassblowing demonstration to learn about the city’s most celebrated art Enjoy a free afternoon or add an excursion.
Cross through the Apennine Mountains as you make your way to Florence. Once you arrive, get to know the city with a local guide. • Visit the legendary Florence Cathedral, known as the Duomo • Pass Giotto’s Campanile, a masterpiece of Gothic architecture • Walk past Piazza della Repubblica to the medieval Ponte Vecchio • Stroll along the Arno River and through the courtyard of the Uffizi Gallery to Piazza della Signoria, center of Florentine life
Enjoy a free day in Florence to explore the city at your leisure or add an excursion.
Depart Florence for Rome, where you’ll explore the ancient city on a guided tour. • Pass by Trajan’s Column and Piazza Venezia, the Eternal City’s central hub • Stop at the ruins of the Forum, from which the Caesars ruled their vast empire • Soak up over 2,000 years of history in Imperial Rome, viewing the Arch of Constantine, the Arch of Titus and the Temple of Venus and Roma • Enter the Colosseum, the largest amphitheater of the Roman Empire, and take time to explore on your own
Enjoy a free day in Rome or add excursions. (Iconic Sights: Vatican City may be offered on day 8, depending on day of the week)
Enjoy another free day to explore the city or add an excursion. (may be offered on day 7, depending on day of the week) Then, join your group at tonight’s farewell dinner.
Transfer to the airport for your flight home, or extend your stay to visit Sorrento.
Extend your trip with two nights on Gulf of Naples’ southern shores. Join an optional excursion to the Isle of Capri, savor fresh flavors from the sea, seek the perfect limoncello or just work on your tan. Sorrento’s charms can’t be rushed, so slow down and enjoy your time here.
En route to Sorrento, stop at Pompeii for a guided walking tour of the city’s ruins. • Witness how wealthy Romans lived on a guided tour of Pompeii’s ruins • View the excavated Roman ruins of theaters, villas, temples and baths
Enjoy free time to explore Sorrento on your own or add an excursion.
Transfer to the airport for your flight home.
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