Rome and Florence

DAY 1

  • Arrive at Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport
  • Fast train Rome (Fiumicino) / Florence

Check in at Hotel Kraft

4 nights – standard room – breakfast included

Florence: 2-Hour Walking Tour with Aperitif

Meeting Point – Departure h. 4.30pm – Duration 2h00

Highlights

  • Explore the “Cradle of the Renaissance” with an expert guide
  • Learn the secrets of some of the hidden sights of Florence
  • Enjoy a typical Italian aperitif in an historic square
  • Discover how to get good luck at the Porcellino
  • Hear the story behind the “Street of Beautiful Women”

Includes

  • 2-hour walking tour
  • Guide
  • Aperitif
  • Earphones for larger groups

DAY 2  Florence Cathedral Ticket with Dome Reservation

From 10.00am – Valid for 3 days

Highlights

  • Enjoy access to the entire Duomo Complex
  • Make a reservation to climb up to the Duomo cupola
  • Visit one of the most popular attractions in Florence

Includes

  • Entrance ticket to the the dome with reserved timeslot
  • Entrance ticket to the crypt, baptistery, cathedral, bell tower and museums of the Florence Duomo

Chianti Half-Day Afternoon tour

Meeting Point – Departure at 2.45pm – Duration 5h00

Highlights

  • Explore the historic Chianti wine region of Tuscany
  • Visit two wine cellars and taste different kinds of Chianti Wine
  • See one of the best preserved medieval walls in Italy at Monteriggioni
  • Try some Tuscan sliced cold meats, bruschetta and salami

Includes

  • Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning
  • Expert multilingual escorts
  • Visit to Monteriggioni fortress and a local winery
  • Visit to 2 famous estates with tour of the wine cellars and sampling of wines, oil, and balsamic vinegar
  • Snack with sliced cold meats and typical salami
  • Opportunity to buy wine, olive oil, balsamic vinegar, cheese, and herbs

DAY 3 FLORENCE

Ultimate Uffizi: 2-Hour Priority Entrance Tour

Meeting Point – Departure 9.00am – Duration 2 hours

Highlights

  • Get in faster at one of the oldest museums in Europe
  • Discover lesser-known works of art that visitors often miss
  • Explore the museum for as long as you like after the tour ends
  • See Botticelli’s “Birth of Venus,” Caravaggio’s “Medusa,” and works by da Vinci, Michelangelo, and more
  • Take advantage of a small group tour of maximum 14 people

Includes

  • Entrance tickets to Uffizi Gallery
  • Priority entry access
  • 2-hour guided tour in English or Italian
  • Headsets to hear the guide
  • All exhibition fees

Florence: Accademia Gallery Fast Track Tickets

Meeting Point – Departure 2.00pm – Duration 2 hours

Highlights

  • Save time and skip the line with fast track entry
  • See Michelangelo’s David
  • Marvel at works by Italian masters such Botticelli, Ghirlandaio, and Gaddi

Includes

  • Guaranteed fast track entry into the gallery
  • Accademia booking fees and taxes
  • Assistance at the meeting point
  • 20% off at Arnold Coffee

DAY 4 FLORENCE

Optional Activities

Cooking Class

Pisa Excursion

Other activities/visits/excursions possible

DAY 5 FLORENCE/ROME

Fast Train Florence/Rome

Departure 9.38am/Arrival 11.10am

Check in at Massimo D’Azeglio

3 nights – Classic room – breakfast included

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Rome: Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s – small groups

Pick up from Hotel at 1.30pm/2.00pm – Tour starts at 2.30pm – Duration 3 hours

Highlights Skip the Line and visit the most important sights of Vatican City

Explore some of the 1,400 rooms and 65,000 paintings of the Vatican Museums

Admire old maps and frescoes. Go to the Sistine Chapel and see Michelangelo’s ceiling

Duration: 3 hours

Included: Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel entrance fee (skip the line), English speaking guide, headsets, pick-up and drop off at hotel.

DAY 6 ROME

8:30 am

Rome: The Glory of Ancient Rome and Colosseum – small groups

Tour starts: 9.30 am Pick-up hotel: from 8.30 am – Duration 3 hours

See the best of Rome in a small group

Included:

• Colosseum entrance fee (skip the line)

• Professional guide

• Pickp-up and drop off at hotel

Tasting Tour in Rome

Meeting Point – Departure at 4.30pm – Duration 3h30

Food lovers, this is your time! Go on a mid-morning walking tour to markets, groceries and gelaterias with tastings at different locations.

Experience a nice stroll through Rome’s enchanting squares and neighborhoods while tasting your way through some of the city’s best shops, restaurants, and markets, discovering first hand the secrets of world-renowned Italian cuisine.

Enjoy pizza with a mortadella tasting, supplì (fried rice-ball), and pasta. Then, experience Jewish ghetto food specialties: fried artichokes and fried codfish.

Savor an artisanal gelato tasting alongside tips and history of food in Italy.

DAY 7 ROME

Other Optional Tours:

AMALFI COAST ADN POMPEI

ASSISI AND ORVIETO

TIVOLI AND THE ADRIAN VILLA (UNESCO)

CHRISTIAN ROME AND UNDERGROUND BASILICA

and many others (please require other visits, activities)

DAY 8 ROME/DEPARTURE

Private transfer to Fiumicino Airport for departure

  • INFORMATION & DOCUMENTS
  • Price per person $1950

– Accommodation in the hotels mentioned or similar

– Daily Breakfast in hotel

– Transfers, activities, visits and excursions mentioned int he itinerary

– Base train tickets

Not included

– any services not mentioned above

– local tourist tax to be paid directly to hotels upon check out (between 2 and 6 Euro per person per night)

– tips to drivers/guides (where applicable)

Supplements (per person)

Business class on train – Euro 52

Florence: Cooking Lesson – Euro 92

Florence: Pisa excursion – Euro 92

Rome: Amalfi and Pompei excursion – Euro 305 (small group)

Assisi and Orvieto excursion – Euro 305 (small group)

Tivoli excursion – Euro 221 (small group)

Christian Rome and Underground Basilica – Euro 110 (small group)

Payment /Cancellations terms

The following terms are applied for all itineraries if not otherwise informed

Payments Terms

30% on confirmation and final payment 1 month prior departure

Cancellation Terms

Until 60 days from departure: 10% + non refundable services (if any)
From 59 until 30 days: 30% + non refundable services (if any)
From 29 unti 15 days: 50% + non refundable service (if any)
From 14 days until departure/no show: 100%

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