CULTURAL TOUR OF ITALY
Venice - Ferrara - Florence - Assisi
- Rome - Naples - Amalfi - Sorrento - Capri
Arrival in Venice.
Arrival at Venice airport. Transfer to the Hotel. In the afternoon
meeting with your Guide and travel to the heart of Venice. The whole day
will be dedicated to discover this unique city built on the water.
Guided tour of St. Marco Square and walk to Rialto Bridge on the
beautiful Canal Grande. Dinner and overnight in Hotel. Leisure time at
After breakfast, meeting with your Guide and travel by
"vaporetto" boat for a full day excursion to the Isles around
Venice. You will start with the visit of Murano. On request we can
provide to book a tipical Fish Lunch. In the afternoon you continue the
visit of the Isles of Burano and Torcello. Late afternoon trasfer back
by vaporetto boat and return to your Hotel for dinner and overnight
Venice – Ferrara - Montecatini.
After Breakfast in the hotel we leave for Ferrar, once the seat of the
Este family, situated along the Po river in the heart of the
Emilia-Romagna region. Time at your disposal to stroll in the medieval
streets, to visit the Cathedral, the Castle and the Diamond Palace. Free
time for lunch. After the visit we proceed for Motecatini, famous spa
where we arrive for dinner and overnight in the hotel.
Montecatini – Florence.
Breakfast in Hotel. Departure for the guided tour through the heart of
Florence to see Piazza Signoria and the Uffizzi (outside), pote Vecchio,
the Dome and its Baptistery, Santa Croce the many squares and monuments
of the "Queen of the Renaissance". After Lunch you can
experience Florence on your own. Late afteroon we go back to the hotel
for Dinner and overnight stay.
Montecatini – Assisi – Rome.
After breakfast we go to south direction, the birth place of St.
Francis, located in the heart of the Umbria region. We first stop to see
with a local guide the Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli. After we’ll
stroll through this enchanting medieval town and visit the St. Clara
Basilica, the square "piazza del comune", and at last the
lower and upper Basilica of St. Francis with the magnificent frescoes
made by Giotto. Time for lunch and in the afternoon we’ll proceed for
Rome crossing the beautiful green Apennine hills. Arrival at your hotel
for dinner and overnight.
After breakfast, you will experience with your local guide the treasures
of the Vatican city, visiting the worldfamous museums, the Sistine
Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. After lunch you will be escorted to
visit the antique Rome: the Forum, the Colosseum and the Arc of
Constantine. Dinner and overnight in Hotel. (On request there is the
possibility to have a dinner in a restaurant in the center of Rome).
Rome – Naples – Bay of Naples.
After breakfast we leave for Naples for a guided tour of this ancient
greek town. We’ll admire the typical life style in the streets and
visit its squares and many churches. Time for lunch. In the evening
arrival in your Hotel along the Naples Coast for dinner and overnight
Amalfi Coast – Sorrento – Amalfi
Today will be dedicated to visit by bus the panoramic road of this
unique coastline, with its lemontreegardens and mediterranean flora
against the blue colours of the see. You’ll see unforgettable places
like Sorrento, Positano, Praiano and Amalfi to visit the famous St.
Andrea Cathedral and to taste the famous liquor "limoncino" or
"limoncello". Free time for your lunch. In the evening back to
the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Bay of Naples – Capri Island.
Breakfast in the Hotel. The group will be transferred to the harbour.
Departure by boat to Capri: once the residence of the roman emperor
Tiberius. Meeting with a local guide who will escort us on the island to
visit Anacapri and to admire Capri town with its gardens and typical
spots. Spare time for your lunch and for shopping and individual
interests. At the end of the visit back by boat to the Bay of Naples
than transfer to your Hotel near Fiumicino Airport in Rome. Dinner and
After breakfast transfer to the Fiumicino Airport in Rome.