ITALY BY TRAIN – Lazio, Tuscany, Veneto

8 Days

Overview

ITALY BY TRAIN 8 Days/7Nights
Rome-Florence-Pisa-Venice
Venice – Florence- Rome

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Itinerary

Arrival at the airport. Independent transfer from airport to the hotel (not included), free time at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning we suggest a guided excursion to visit Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica without queue. This excursion will lead you into the museums where you’ll visit one of the most important art collections of the world. Admire the beautiful spiral stairway the gallery of tapestries and geographical maps, before arriving at the famous Sistine Chapel and the unforgettable Basilica! Afternoon, free time at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Breakfast at hotel. Morning at disposal for personal visits. In the afternoon we suggest reaching the Archaeological Area, to have a complete guided tour of the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. Access the Palatine hill and discover the hill where Rome was founded at the beginning. Then reach the Colosseum and be amazed by this monument that is the symbol of Rome in the world. The Amphitheatre created to entertain ancient Roman citizens with bloody shows of gladiators, animals and cruel games, is now one of the most fascinating landmarks of the City. Then, walk on the original path of ancient Rome along the Via Sacra and see the Temples of Vesta, Antonino and Faustina, the ancient Basilica Julia and Aemilia and dream about the glorious past of the Roman Empire. Overnight at the hotel.

After breakfast, transfer by train to Florence (2nd class ticket, high speed). In the afternoon In the afternoon we suggest a Florence city tour: the Basilica di Santa Croce, Piazza Signoria, heart of the city social life, where you will admire the architecture of Palazzo Vecchio and the famous statues of Loggia de’ Lanzi. Finish the tour inside the Uffizi Gallery, where to admire the impressive and magnificent paintings of Leonardo, Giotto, Michelangelo, Botticelli and Raffaello. Overnight at hotel.

After breakfast, free time at leisure in order to discover this city amazing city, known as the “Cradle of Renaissance”. If you prefer discovering the countryside, we suggest joining an excursion to the historic university city of Pisa. Start the visit with a walk along the Medieval walls up to the old entrance gate: Porta Santa Maria. From here an extraordinary view will take your breath away! You will be in front of a unique panorama: Piazza dei Miracoli with its marble architecture and neatgrass lawns and the Cathedral, an unchallenged masterpiece of Romanesque art. You can admire the Baptistery, the Monumental Graveyard and, finally, the world-famous Leaning Tower, discovering all its secrets. Back to Florence and overnight at the hotel.

After breakfast, transfer by train to Venice (2nd class ticket, high speed). In the afternoon free time at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

After breakfast, we suggest a walking tour of Venice and Doge’s Palace. Have a walk through the most characteristic and important places for the history of Venice, through the millennium of life of the Serenissima Republic, recalling the past full of charm of this unique city. At the end of the walking tour, visit of the Doge’s Palace. Palazzo Ducale represented for centuries the seat of the Venetian political power. In his splendid rooms, plastered and immersed in hundreds of masterpieces of painting, the Duke and his Council controlled the fate of a thousand-year history republic. Overnight at hotel.

After breakfast, private transfer from hotel to Venice airport. Arrivederci!

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ITALY BY TRAIN – Lazio, Tuscany, Veneto
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