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Classic Italy

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“This tour is amazing which covers many scenery spots. Lake Garda and Lake Maggorie are very beautiful and it is worthy to visit Florence, Sorrento and Venice.”

Explore the incomparable heritage of Roman Italy; Etruscans, Sabines, Samnites, Latins, Greeks, Republic & Empire.

See the best of Classical Italy with included visits to the world famous cities of Siena, Rome, Florence and Pisa. Marvel at the beautiful scenery of Lake Garda, Lake Maggiore and the Neapolitan Coast and join our optional excursion to beguiling Venice.

Places You’ll See

Classic Italy

Discover Tuscany’s charming countryside, Florence’s art treasures, Venice’s grand waterways, and Rome’s ancient sites on this Italian getaway. Begin in Padua, with a boat ride to the “Floating City” for a guided tour and romantic gondola ride. In Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance, see the Duomo, the largest brick dome ever constructed and visit Galleria dell’Accademia, home to Michelangelo’s David. Tour the medieval hilltop town San Gimignano before settling in for three nights in Rome. Gaze upon ancient archaeological treasures including the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Trevi Fountain, then explore Vatican City’s museum, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter’s Basilica. Our tour concludes with a spectacular Farewell Dinner featuring live musical entertainment.

Embark on a captivating journey through Rome, where ancient wonders and modern delights converge. Begin your adventure at the majestic Colosseum, where echoes of gladiator battles still linger within its ancient walls. Stroll through the nearby Roman Forum, where the remnants of temples and basilicas whisper tales of a bygone era. Ascend Palatine Hill for panoramic views of the city and a glimpse into the lives of Rome’s emperors. Marvel at the engineering marvel of the Pantheon’s dome and toss a coin into the Trevi Fountain to ensure your return. Climb the Spanish Steps and bask in the lively atmosphere of Piazza di Spagna below. Cross into Vatican City to explore St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums, home to priceless artistic treasures. Wander through the charming streets of Trastevere, indulging in gelato and admiring the vibrant street art. Finally, delve into the underground catacombs to uncover the city’s early Christian history. Rome’s timeless allure and rich tapestry of sights promise an unforgettable experience at every turn.

Embark on a captivating journey through the Renaissance jewel of Florence, where art, history, and culture intertwine seamlessly. Begin your exploration at the iconic Duomo, with its stunning dome dominating the skyline. Venture into the heart of the city to discover the treasures of the Uffizi Gallery, home to masterpieces by Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, and Michelangelo. Stroll across the Ponte Vecchio, lined with charming shops and offering breathtaking views of the Arno River. Explore the grandeur of the Pitti Palace and wander through the Boboli Gardens, a tranquil oasis in the midst of the bustling city. Marvel at the intricate marble façade of the Florence Cathedral, also known as Santa Maria del Fiore, before delving into the rich history of the city at the Palazzo Vecchio. Indulge in authentic Tuscan cuisine at one of the many quaint trattorias scattered throughout the city, savoring the flavors of fresh pasta, fine wines, and decadent desserts. With its timeless beauty and cultural richness, Florence promises an enchanting experience at every turn.

Embark on an enchanting journey through two of Italy’s most captivating cities: Florence and Venice. Begin your adventure in Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance, where every street corner is steeped in history and artistic splendor. Marvel at the iconic Duomo and immerse yourself in the world-renowned Uffizi Gallery, home to masterpieces by Renaissance masters such as Michelangelo and Botticelli. Wander through the charming streets, pausing to admire the majestic Palazzo Vecchio and the serene beauty of the Boboli Gardens. Indulge in authentic Tuscan cuisine at a local trattoria before bidding farewell to Florence and boarding a train to Venice.

Arriving in Venice, you’ll be greeted by the romantic allure of its labyrinthine canals and ornate palaces. Cruise along the Grand Canal aboard a traditional gondola, taking in the architectural wonders that line its banks, including the majestic Doge’s Palace and the iconic Rialto Bridge. Explore the enchanting maze of narrow alleyways and hidden piazzas, stumbling upon quaint cafés, artisan workshops, and centuries-old churches along the way. Marvel at the intricate mosaics of St. Mark’s Basilica and ascend the Campanile for panoramic views of the city’s rooftops and waterways. As the sun sets over the Adriatic Sea, savor a romantic dinner overlooking the shimmering waters of the Venetian Lagoon, before retiring to a charming canal-side hotel for the night. With its timeless beauty and unique charm, a journey through Florence and Venice promises to be an unforgettable experience.

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