Small group, fully escorted Milan to Rome tour. This itinerary takes you on a fascinating historical journey through Northern and central Italy. Explore the Northern Lakes and discover cities and towns filled with centuries of history.

Additional nights in Rome can be added to your Milan to Rome tour along with airport transfers.

6 Days / 5 Nights – Fully escorted small group tour in English

Saturday Departures: April 11, 25, May 9, 23, June 6, 20, July 4, 18, August 01, 15, 29, September 12, 26, October 10, 24. 2020. Space permitting.

Milan to Rome Tour

13th Century Scaligero Castle on Lake Garda, Sirmione.

Features:

  • Small group Milan to Rome tour – maximum 18
  • 4 – Star hotels
  • Visits to Milan, Siena, Florence & Venice with a guide
  • Discover the sparkling Lake Como & Lake Garda
  • 2 nights stays in Venice Mestre & Florence
  • Extra nights in Rome at the end of this tour can be added

 

Itinerary: Milan (1 night) – Como – Sirmione – Verona – Venice Mestre (2 nights) Venice – Bologna – Florence (2 nights) – San Gimignano – Siena – Rome

DAY 1 – SATURDAY – MILAN – COMO – MILAN

Meet your tour leader directly at the hotel scheduled for the tour. Start your sightseeing visit of Milan, regarded as the city of fashion and shopping. Discover the city’s icons including the Duomo, the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and La Scala Theatre House. Afterwards we take a half-day excursion to Como, a small historical town on beautiful Lake Como. We will have a walking tour of the town center and a short boat trip on the lake. Return to Milan. Welcome dinner at the hotel and overnight. Meals: D

DAY 2 – SUNDAY – MILAN – SIRMIONE – VERONA – MESTRE

Breakfast at the hotel. Today we depart to the town of Sirmione, located on popular Lake Garda. Upon arrival we will take a boat tour to discover some of the local history including Maria Callas’ Villa, the Scaligero Castle and the ruins of an ancient Roman villa, commonly called “Grotte di Catullo”. We will then continue to Verona where you will have free time to wander this romantic city and see the location that inspired the Shakespearean love story, Romeo and Juliet. In the afternoon we depart for Mestre. Dinner at the hotel and overnight stay. Meals: B, D

DAY 3 – MONDAY – MESTRE – VENICE – MESTRE

Breakfast at the hotel. We will then transfer to the Island of Venice, a unique and magical city. Guided tour of the historic city center passing through Piazza San Marco, with its extraordinary buildings including the Basilica di San Marco, Palazzo Ducale, Torre dell’Orologio and for the Bridge of Sighs. Then we will depart by boat to the Island of Murano. Here we will visit a famous glass factory and see how the precious glass artifacts are manufactured. We will return to Piazza San Marco and here you will have free time to enjoy the city. You may wish to take a gondola ride or just enjoy the local ambiance in a side-walk café. Later we will meet back and return to the hotel. The evening tonight is free for you to relax and enjoy. Overnight at the hotel. Meals: B

DAY 4 – TUESDAY – MESTRE – BOLOGNA – FLORENCE

Breakfast at the hotel, depart for Bologna. Free time to visit the city’s beautiful main sights such as the imposing Piazza Maggiore, the Torri degli Asinelli and Garisenda. Early in the afternoon we continue onto Florence. Upon arrival we will visit of the historic center and see many of the iconic places including the Piazza del Duomo, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Piazza della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio. Hotel accommodation. Tonight, you have a free evening in Florence to enjoy. Overnight hotel. Meals: B

DAY 5 – WEDNESDAY – FLORENCE

Breakfast at the hotel. Free day to explore Florence, also called the “Cradle of Renaissance”, one of the most famous cities in the world, with its unique artistic and cultural center. There will be the possibility of optional tours, such as a visit to the Uffizi Gallery, the Academia Gallery or an excursion to the wine district of Chianti. Farewell dinner at a local restaurant in Florence. Overnight hotel. Meals: B, D

DAY 6 – THURSDAY – FLORENCE – SAN GIMIGNANO – SIENA – ROME

Breakfast at the hotel. Today we head through Tuscany to the hilltop town of San Gimignano. Here you will have the opportunity to explore on your own this tiny UNESCO listed medieval village. Afterwards we continue to beautiful Siena where you will have a guided tour of this ancient town. Built around the shell shaped Piazza del Campo, with the imposing black and white marble duomo you will be enchanted by its architectural beauty. Next we depart for Rome where we will arrive at the city center in the evening. Drop-offs are guaranteed in Viale Washington, Viale Luigi Einaudi – Termini Station Area and Via Ludovisi. Transfer services and extra nights in Rome available upon request. End of tour services. Meals: B

Includes:

  • Small group Milan to Rome tour
  • 1 night at 4* hotel in Milan
  • 2 nights at 4* hotel in Venice Mestre
  • 2 nights at 4* hotel in Florence
  • 5 buffet breakfasts
  • 3 dinners (drinks not included)
  • 1 excursion to Como
  • 1 boat tour on Garda Lake
  • Visit to Milan, Venice, Siena and Florence with licensed tour guide
  • Visit to Verona, Bologna and San Gimignano with our tour leader
  • Ground transportation by deluxe motor coach with air conditioning
  • One suitcase any size + one piece of hand luggage per person
  • Tour leader for the entire itinerary
  • Children are accepted from 12 years (adult rate)

Excludes:

  • Flights to Italy
  • Any meals not mentioned in itinerary
  • Drinks with meals
  • Children under 12 years.
  • City tax is not included and will be payable directly to the hotel

Hotels:

Milan: Starhotel Business Palace or similar

Venice Mestre: Hotel Ambasciatori / Hotel Delfino or similar

Florence: Hotel Palazzo Ricasoli or similar

 

Price per person in Euro:

Low Season (July & August)

  • Double: 1207.00
  • Single: 1519.00
  • Triple: 1177.00

High Season (April, May, June, September & October)

  • Double: 1297.00
  • Single: 1547.00
  • Triple: 1267.00

Optional:

Rome additional night’s accommodation with airport transfer

Rome Optional SightseeingPlease contact us

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