Best of Italy Tour Package

12 Nights / 13 Days

Overview

Day 1 – Arrive Rome
Arrive in Rome – seat of the mighty Roman Empire. It boasts astonishing history that very few cities can rival. The city is home to priceless works of art, including world-class museums, Renaissance frescoes, Byzantine mosaics and medieval piazzas, which are impossible to reproduce even today.
Once you arrive at the airport, get transferred to your hotel
Spend the day relaxing and taking in the breath-taking sights this colourful city has to offer.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 2 – Rome
After breakfast at the hotel, head out for your Rome Hop-On, Hop-Off, Vatican Museums & Colosseum tour to explore ‘The Eternal City’ at your own pace in a comfortable open-top bus. Travel to Rome’s major and best loved attractions including the Colosseum, Circo Massimo, Roman Forum, the Pantheon, and many more!.Rome Hop On Hop Off Tour covering all the best loved Rome attractions.
Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 3 – Rome – Naples
After breakfast check out hotel and proceed to train station for your train to Naples (Train prices included). Arrive Naples and transfer to hotel and check in.

In case of private hotel to hotel transfer, your private vehicle will report to your hotel at the appointed time and take you directly to your hotel at the next destination. There is proviso to stop by at a place of interest on the route at a small cost.

Day 4 – Naples
After breakfast, proceed for Amalfi Coast Tour with hotel pick up.
Highlights :

  • Marvel at the beauty of southern Italy’s most famous coastline as you ride through charming Positano, Amalfi, and Ravello
  • Spoil yourself and enjoy the beauty of southern Italy’s scenic drive
  • Enjoy the atmosphere of the Mediterranean
  • Visit the villages and shops
  • Light lunch with mixed salad, main course with spaghetti, aubergine, mozzarella and tomato. Bottle of water.

Day 5 – Naples
After breakfast, proceed for Island of Capri full day tour with pick up.
Highlights

  • Visit the village of Anacapri, and take a chair lift up Monte Solaro
  • Explore Villa San Michele and the Axel Munthe Gardens
  • Take in amazing views over the Gulf of Naples from the town of Capri
  • Enjoy a visit to the Blue Grotto
  • Light lunch.

Day 6 – Naples – Florence
After breakfast at the hotel, check-out from your hotel and make your way to the station to take a train to Florence. (Train prices included)
Upon arrival in Florence, please make your way to the hotel and check in.

In case of private hotel to hotel transfer, your private vehicle will report to your hotel at the appointed time and take you directly to your hotel at the next destination. There is proviso to stop by at a place of interest on the route at a small cost.

After check in proceed for Florence walking tour of piazza della signoria… a virtual outdoor sculpture gallery. The magnificent architectural treasures is viewed on foot along with the expert knowledge of a local guide to ensure you discover all the history and secrets of this fabulous city of Michelangelo.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 7 – Florence
Today breakfast is ready and served at the hotel. In the afternoon proceed for Pisa through the Tuscan Countryside.

  • Stroll through the beautiful Piazza dei Miracoli, home to the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
  • Discover the wonders of the historic centre with a professional guide.
  • Enjoy free time to explore the city at your own leisure

Return back to your hotel in Florence. Overnight stay at hotel

Day 8 – Florence
Today after breakfast, proceed for Cinque Terre day tour.
Highlights

  • Discover one of the world’s most enchanting landscapes
  • Explore the narrow lanes and steep stairways in Vernazza
  • Enjoy a bus ride from Florence to Manarola
  • Enjoy a train ride from Manarola to Riomaggiore
  • Take a train ride from Riomaggiore to Monterosso, and enjoy the beautiful beaches of the ancient fishing village

Day 9 – Florence – Venice
Today after breakfast, check out hotel and get ready to experience The most romantic city of the world – Venice. Make your way to the station to take a train to Venice (Train prices included).
Check in at your hotel.

In case of private hotel to hotel transfer, your private vehicle will report to your hotel at the appointed time and take you directly to your hotel at the next destination. There is proviso to stop by at a place of interest on the route at a small cost.

The day is at leisure for you to explore this really unique city on water. Later in the evening you can opt for a gondola ride, cruising through the Grand Canal, without which a trip to Venice would be deemed incomplete. Glide peacefully among the faded grandeur, Pass beneath elegant bridges and centuries-old palazzos of Venice. Sit back and take in the city views from the water as you’re steered through the canals.
Overnight at Hotel in Venice

Day 10 – Venice
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed for morning walking tour. See the stunning Basilica of San Marco and the Doge’s Palace on St. Mark’s Square. Walk in the footsteps of Marco Polo and discover where the great explorer lived and worked. Admire the church of Santi Giovanni e Paolo, known as the “Pantheon of Venice” . See the Scuole Grandi charitable schools of Venice. Stroll down the Mercerie, Venice’s main shopping street. Admire the Teatro Malibran opera house.
Optional – Later in the afternoon you can choose to visit scenic island tour. Discover the lagoon islands of Murano, Burano and Torcello and witness how beautifully the colored glass is made in Murano Glass making factory, then on to the pretty islands of Burano, famous not only for its lace but also for the fishermen’s houses painted in bright colors and Torcello, the earliest centre of civilization in the estuary.
Overnight stay at the hotel

Day 11 – Venice – Milan
Today after breakfast proceed to Venice train station to take a train to Milan. Arrive Milan and to your hotel for check in.

In case of private hotel to hotel transfer, your private vehicle will report to your hotel at the appointed time and take you directly to your hotel at the next destination. There is proviso to stop by at a place of interest on the route at a small cost. 

Milan is Italy’s city of the future, a fast-paced metropolis where money talks, creativity is big business and looking good is an art form.
In the afternoon proceed for Milan city tour. Milan is one of the top fashion cities in the world but there is much more to see in this trendy, urban metropolis – it is also home to an incredible patrimony of art and culture included the Duomo Cathedral and La Scala Opera house.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 12 – Milan
Today after breakfast proceed for Lake Como excursion.
Highlights
– Day trip to Lake Como from Milan
– Guided walking tour of Como
– Shopping in Como
– Lake Como panoramic cruise
– Stunning scenery featuring lakeside villas and gardens
– Explore the charming town of Bellagio (summer only)
– Funicular ride to Brunate for a panoramic view of the lake (winter only)

Day 13 – Milan – India
After breakfast, pack your bags and memories and check-out from the hotel and get transferred to the airport for your flight back to India or next destination.

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions:

  • Accommodation at following hotels or similar – all centrally located/near railway station
    Location 3* 4* 5*
    Rome Hotel Nord Nuova Roma Genova Palazzo Montemartini Rome, A Radisson Collection Hotel
    Naples Europa Grand Hotel Stelle Hotel Grand Hotel Parker’s
    Florence Hotel Paris Albani Firenze NH Collection Firenze Porta Rossa
    Venice Paris Plaza Bauer Palazzo
    Milan Aosta Hotel – Group MiniHotel UNA hotels Century Milano Townhouse Dumo
  • Daily breakfast.
  • Rome Airport – Hotel transfer
  • Milan Hotel – Airport transfer
  • 3-IN-1 Saver Ticket : ROME HOP-ON, HOP-OFF, VATICAN MUSEUMS & COLOSSEUM – SKIP THE LINE!
  • Capri island tour
  • Amalfi coast tour
  • Florence walking tour
  • Tour to Pisa through the Tuscan Countryside
  • Cinque Terre tour
  • Venice walking tour
  • Milan city tour
  • Lake Como from Milan
  • Train tickets in 2nd class (Rome – Naples – Florence – Venice – Milan)

Exclusions:

  • Airfare
  • Visa.
  • Transfer Station – Hotel – Station.
  • Goods and Service Tax @ 5%.
  • Any expenses of personal nature.
  • Any other item or expenses not specifically mentioned under inclusions.

Prices

TOUR COST in USD per person (by Train) starting from:

3* 4* 5*
January – March 1530 1620 2600
April – June 1975 2065 3255

 

Tour Cost in USD per person (Private Transfers Hotel to Hotel) starting from
No. of Pax January – March April – June
3* 4* 5* 3* 4* 5*
2 2840 2935 3945 3300 3390 4620
4 2315 2410 3420 2775 2865 4095
6 2070 2165 3170 2525 2615 3845
8 2250 2345 3350 2710 3560 4025
10 2115 2205 3215 2580 2665 3890

NOTE : Unlike on the main programme by rail, where you have to travel from hotel to station and VV at extra cost, here you will get pick up from your hotel at appointed time and dropped to your hotel at next destination by exclusive private transport! You also have the option to stop by at enroute place of interest at a small supplement. All in all, more economical, time saving, convenient and travel in style!

Optional : Murano, Burano  & Torcello island tour – USD 22 per person

Note:

  • Hotel – Station – Hotel transfer on your own.
  • Prices are per person on Double Sharing basis.
  • Hotel Check in usually at 1400 hrs. and check out 1100 hrs.
  • Prices are based on the lowest run of the house rates at designated hotels.
  • Surcharges may apply during peak season or high occupancy periods.
  • Date Specific price will be quoted based on clients travel dates.