Best of Italy - 6 Days
Rome – Florence - Venice
Day 1: Rome – Rome by Night Tour
On arrival at Rome airport, a private car transfer will take you to your hotel in Rome. Check-in at hotel. In the evening enjoy a panoramic Rome by Night tour. Discover some of the main monuments and squares, you'll be dazzled by how beautiful they look illuminated at night. During the approximate two-hour motor-coach tour, you'll see Capitoline Hill, the Colosseum, Palatine Hill, Castel Sant'Angelo, St Peter's Basilica and the district of Trastevere. You'll also make a stop at the Trevi Fountain. Legend says if you throw in a coin, you'll have good luck and will return to Rome one day, so make sure you have some change! Overnight.
Day 2: Rome – City Tour
Breakfast. Morning at leisure. In the afternoon, enjoy a tour of this Imperial City starting from Piazza Venezia with its impressive monument dedicated to King Victor Emanuel II and the Unknown Soldier. 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 once again board your coach and continue on your tour by the Circus Maximus and the Pyramid of Caius Cestius before arriving at the Basilica of St. Paul. The tour ends with a stop inside the imposing Colosseum. Return to the hotel on your own. Evening at leisure. Please check with us for dining options. Overnight.
Day 3: Rome – Florence – Pisa Tour
After breakfast proceed to Florence by coach, one of the most beautiful and ancient cities in Italy and the world. Check-in at your hotel. In the afternoon go on a splendid excursion through the fertile and picturesque Tuscan countryside to the historic university city of Pisa, famous for its architectural beauty. Upon arrival in Pisa, enjoy a guided walking tour of Piazza dei Miracoli, with the celebrated Leaning Tower (exterior), the Baptistery (exterior) and other important monuments. Visit the interior of the Cathedral. Enjoy some free time and return to Florence. Evening at leisure. Overnight.
Day 4: Florence – Venice
After breakfast, depart for Venezia, La Serenissima, Queen of the Adriatic, city of canals and palaces. On arrival, check into your hotel. In the evening take a Gondola ride and enjoy gliding along the canals of Venice. The glamour and elegance of the city and its magnificent palaces and churches facing the Grand Canal will captivate you. Enjoy the serenades of the gondoliers. Evening is free to explore the city on your own. Overnight.
Day 5: Venice – Murano, Burano, Torcello Tour
After breakfast, proceed to Alilaguna's Pier at St. Mark's waterfront, board a motorboat and visit the Island of Murano, to see the antique art of making glass. Pick up some magnificent souvenirs. Then proceed to the Island of Burano, with its brightly colored fishermen's houses. The island is renowned for lace making. Finally, stop at the Island of Torcello with its old Cathedral and ambience of a remote Venetian past. Return to St Mark's Square. Rest of day is free. Overnight.
Day 6: Venice
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport/railway station.