DAY 1 — Arrival in Rome
Welcome to Rome! Meet our local rep at the airport and continue you to your hotel. Free time today to relax or begin try discovering the Capital of Italy with an aperitif in one of its famous café’.
DAY 2 — Ancient Rome Tour
Step back in time visit the main historical site and the stories of the Ancient Romans with your guide. Your tour will starts with a panoramic view of the Palatine Hill and the famous Circus Maximum. Continue with the visit of Colosseum site, and the Roman Forum, center of government, religion and social activities of ancient Rome. You will also visit Saint Peter in Chains church with the famous Michelanelo’s Mose. The afternoon will be free for shopping or continue to sightseeing Rome on your own.
DAY 3 — Vatican Tour
Today with your private guide you will skip the big line ups to get into the Vatican Museums for your tour. You will visit the amazing rooms in this museum that houses some of the most important artifacts. You will also be guided into the Sistine Chapel to view Michelangelo’s masterpiece ceiling. Continue to the Basilica of Saint Peter, and the famous square of Saint Peter. The rest of the day you will be free to visit Rome on your own.
DAY 4 — Pompeii - Positano
Departure from Rome in the morning with your private car and driver to the romantic village of Positano on the Amalfi Coast. A sightseeing stop at the archeological park of Pompeii is included. Here with a local guide you will see the ruins of a full Roman town frozen in time after being buried by the ashes of the erupting Mount Vesuvius in AD 79. Continue to Positano in the after the visit for a free evening.
DAY 5 — Amalfi Coast Drive
A wonderful day with a private driver on the famous costal road known as the Amalfi coast. You will be amazed at the breathtaking views along the road as you visit the towns of Ravello famous for its panoramic terraces and Amalfi with the famous Cathedral of St Andrew built in the early 1200s. Return to Positano at the end of the day to enjoy free time on your own.
DAY 6 — Positano / Florence
With a private driver and car you will be transferred to Naples train station. Today you will travel from Naples to Florence by high-speed train. Once in Florence our local rep will transfer you to your next hotel. Balance of the day is to explore Florence on your own.
DAY 7 — Florence Tour
Discover Florence the capital of the Italian renaissance with your private guide today you will visit : The Duomo, the Baptistery, Piazza della Signoria and Palazzo Vecchio center of power of the Medici Family, Ponte Vecchio and Santa Croce church. Your tour includes also the visit of the Academia Gallery where you will find the awe-inspiring statue of David. The balance of the day will be free for you to enjoy on your own.
DAY 8 — Chianti & San Gimignano
Today enjoy a full day excursion through the Tuscany countryside. In the morning you will tour the beautiful Chianti wine region with its charming towns and great vineyards. Visit a typical wine estate and taste some of the vintages. In the afternoon stop in the one of the best preserved medieval town of Italy: San Gimignano visit of the historical city center. Return to Florence in the afternoon.
DAY 9 — Florence
Florence A full day to sightseeing Florence on your own.
DAY 10 — Florence / Venice
Depart Florence today for Venice. Our rep will escort you to the station for your trip on a high-speed train to Venice. As you arrive in Venice train station our local reps will meet you to transfer you by private boat to your hotel. This afternoon, enjoy a walk around St Mark Square area or take in some shopping
DAY 11 — Venice Tour & Gondola Ride
With your own private guide , discover the art and history of the Venetian Republic. Visit the Doges palace, the center of power of “La Serenissima”, and St. Marks Square the symbol of Venice with its unique architecture and cafes, and of course the beautiful St. Marks Basilica. At th end of the tour continue with a romantic gondola ride through the main canals of Venice. Enjoy your last day in Italy exploring Venice on your own, perhaps some shopping.
DAY 12 — Arrivederci Italia
After check out from the hotel , our representative will pick you up at the hotel for your private transfer by boat to the Venice “Marco Polo” Airport for your departing flight.