Italian Jewels
 
   
Italian Jewels
   
 

Italian Jewels

DAY 1: Arrive Milan - Venice - Venice / Padova area

Arrive at Milan Airport, where you meet your Tour Manager and join the Coach for the drive to Sirmione, one of the most popular resorts on Lake Garda. Here you can view the picturesque peninsula or see the thirteenth-century castle and impressive Roman ruins at the end of the promontory. We then continue our drive to Venice, the city of unparalleled beauty and romantic gondolas. Our visit begins with a boat ride to St. Mark’s Square – the most elegant square in the world, to see the Bridge of Sighs, the Doges Palace and the Basilica di San Marco. Here we also have a chance to watch the Venetian glass blowers at work and maybe buy a souvenir for the family. Later enjoy a romantic Gondola ride - gliding through serene waters, against the stunning backdrop of Baroque buildings is an experience you won’t soon forget. Late evening we check-in at our hotel. (Dinner)

DAY 2: Venice / Padova area – Florence – Rome

Today we depart for Florence. Watch the amazing scenery change as we cross the Appennines and the gentle hilly countryside of Tuscany to reach Florence. On arrival in the city of the Medicis, we will visit Piazzale Michelangelo to enjoy one of the best views of this renaissance city across the River Arno. You then have some free time to wander around this city, where traffic is banned from the historic centre, admiring its timeless beauty. Later we continue our journey to the ‘Eternal City’, where we check into our hotel for a two-night stay. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 3: Rome – Naples – Capri - Rome

Today we drive south down the Italian peninsula and past the well-tilled fields and orchards of the Neapolitan countryside. After crossing Naples, we reach the harbour where we will take the high-speed boat to Capri, the beautiful dream island of the Mediterranean. Weather- permitting, we will take the motor launch and row boats to the unique Blue Grotto, a large cavern lit by sunlight reflecting off the submerged limestone walls. Later you have some time off on your own to browse through the shops. Late afternoon we begin our return journey by the high-speed boat to the Naples harbour and then back to Rome. Return to our hotel. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 4: Rome – Arezzo area

This morning, we meet our local guide and proceed to the Vatican City, where we will visit St. Peter’s Basilica and Square, a renaissance masterpiece. We then take in other ancient sights - Piazza Venezia, the Roman Forum, which was the political centre of the Roman Empire, Colosseum (photo stop), Arch of Constantine, Circus Maximus, and the spectacular Trevi Fountain, where you may make a wish. Later we visit the Time Elevator, a unique experience, with the projection on three wide panoramic screens, a 3D film journey through the history of the Eternal City. In the evening we depart from Rome and drive to our overnight stop - check-in at our hotel on arrival. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 5: Arezzo area - Pisa – Sanremo area

Today we depart for Pisa, where we visit the Field of Miracles. Here you can marvel at the marble Cathedral in the Pisan Romanesque style, the Baptistery, and one of the wonders of the world, the legendary Leaning Tower. Continuing our journey, we drive past spectacular scenery along the Ligurian Sea and arrive at the Italian Riviera region, and early evening we check into our hotel. After dinner, you may either rest at your hotel or join the additional excursion – Monte Carlo by Night Tour. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

DAY 6: Sanremo area – Milan - Return flight home

This morning, we drive to Milan, the cultural and economic hub of Italy. On arrival, you have free time to explore the historic centre of Milan – see the famous Duomo (Cathedral), one of the finest examples of Gothic architecture in Italy, La Scala Opera House and the Castello Sforzesco. Later you are transferred to the airport for your flight back home. The tour ends, and it is time to say farewell to all the friends you have made on tour. (Breakfast)

 

Passenger Type

Prices

Adult 

£ 650.00 

Child 2 – 11 yrs 

£ 495.00 

Infant 0 – 23 months 

£ 215.00 

Single Person 

£ 825.00 

 

Adult Rate is based on 2/3 Adults (12+ years) sharing Twin / Triple Rooms

Child (2-11 years) must share a Room with 2 Adults

Maximum occupancy per room is 3 persons

£ 50.00 reduction on Child Tour Price will apply for the 2nd Child without a bed Infant price is for Coach Seat only

Tour Highlights

SIRMIONE: Free time

VENICE: Boat ride to St. Mark’s Square; visit St. Mark’s Square - see the Bridge of Sighs, Doges Palace and the Basilica di San Marco; Gondola ride (6 persons in each Gondola)

CAPRI: Visit the Blue Grotto (weather permitting), free time

VATICAN: Visit to St. Peter’s Basilica and Square

ROME: Guided City Tour: see Piazza Venezia, the Roman Forum, Colosseum (photo-stop) and Circus Maximus; visit the Trevi Fountain; visit the Time Elevator

FLORENCE: View of the city from Piazzale Michelangelo; free time in historic centre of the city

PISA: Visit Field of Miracles – see Cathedral, Baptistry and Leaning Tower

ITALIAN RIVIERA: Scenic drive

MILAN: Free time in historic centre of the city: see the Duomo, La Scala Opera House and Castello Sforzesco

TOUR INCLUDES:

    5 nights in a First Class Hotel with private facilities

    Meal Plan is indicated at the bottom of your daily itinerary: 5 Continental Breakfasts, 5 Vegetarian Lunches (Hot / Packed) and 5 Indian / Continental Dinners

    Airport transfers in Milan

    All sightseeing, entrances and excursions as mentioned in the Itinerary

    All tips and service charges

    Services of Bi-lingual “Naer Air Travels” Tour Manager throughout the Tour

TOUR PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

    Charges for Schengen Visa

    Cost of International Flights

    Travel & Personal Accident Insurance

    Porterage

    Expenses of personal nature, e.g. telephone calls, mini-bar, laundry charges, etc.

    Any other services not mentioned in the ‘Itinerary’ and ‘Your Tour Includes’