Day 1: USA-Rome
Transatlantic flight to Rome. Dinner and breakfast will be served on board.
Spanish Steps, Rome, Italy
Day 2: Rome
Arrive at Rome’ Leonardo da Vinci airport where you will be met and transferred to hotel Borromini. The rest of the day is yours to enjoy at leisure.
St. Peters’ Square, Vatican City
Day 3: Rome
After breakfast at your hotel you will be picked up for your city tour including such highlights as St. Peters’s Square, the Roman Forum and the Colosseum, Piazza della Repubblica, Trevi Fountain, Piazza Navona, Pantheon. The afternoon is at leisure for shopping or visiting various museums on your own. Overnight at the hotel.
Coloseum, Rome, Italy
Day 4: Rome at leisure
\ Breakfast and overnight at the hotel. Today enjoys a full day of leisure, choose and book a full day optional tours to Naples and Capri or Assisi and Orvieto. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Rome-Florence
After breakfast at your hotel board your first class train to Florence. Upon arrival in Florence, check in at hotel Astoria. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore this beautiful Renaissance city on your own. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Your Tour Includes:
- Transatlantic flight to Rome and return from Venice.
- Airport transfers for passingers on UWC flights.
- Transportation between cities by deluxe motorcoach or first class Eurostar train.
- Accommodations in 4 star hotels.
- Continental breakfast daily at your hotel.
- Three dinner in Rome, Florence and Venice.
- Sightseeing tours as per itinerary.
- Service of local guides in each city plus entrance fees.
- Hotel service charges and VAT tax.
Day 6: Florence
After breakfast at your hotel morning sightseeing includes the Accademia Museum, where Michelangelo’s David is housed. Walk to the Duomo and Baptistery to view the “Gates of Paradise.” Continue to Signoria Square and Ponte Vecchio, the “Old Bridge.” Afternoon at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Vecchio Bridge, Florence, Italy
Day 7: Florence-Venice
Following breakfast at your hotel, board your first class Eurostar train to Venice. Upon arrival check in at hotel Bellini. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore this city of canals on your own, shop, relax in a café, or join an optional gondola ride. Dinner and overnight.
Day 8: Venice
After breakfast at your hotel, enjoy morning a walking tour of Piazza San Marco, including the Golden Basilica, Doges’ Palace, view the Bell Tower, the Bridge of Sighs and Piombi. In the afternoon optional visit to a glass blowing factory on Murano island where you will see demonstration of traditional Venetian glass blowing. The rest of the day free.. Tonight bid arrivederci to Venice at dinner with wine in a lovely local restaurant. Overnight in Venice.
Day 9: Venice-USA.
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your return flight to the USA, or free morning and afternoon transfer to the ship MS Arion in time for the welcome dinner.
All Inclusive Prices:
per Person Double Occupancy
||Air and Land
|May 17, 24
|Jun 7, 14
|Jul 12, 26
|Aug 9, 29
|Sept 6, 20
Single supplement $488.
Airport taxes from $334-$378 (depending on airline)