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An Artistic Tour - Fully escorted

5 day/4 nights
ROME - FLORENCE - LAKE MAGGIORE - LUGANO - MILAN - VERONA - VENICE

                             
DEPARTURE
 Rome to Venice
DATES
 Departs on Sunday
   

 
    Verona balcony                           Lake Maggiore                     Venice Islands
   
ITINERARY
 
Day 1

Rome - Florence (290 km)
   

Departing at 7.30 AM from Hotel Beverly Hills by a Deluxe Coach to Florence, the "Cradle of the Renaissance", crossing some of Italy's most beautiful regions, including Lazio, Umbria and Tuscany, before arriving in Florence at approximately noon. Early afternoon, a local guide will introduce you to Giotto's bell tower, Piazza della Signoria and many other timeless highlights. Dinner & overnight at your hotel in Florence. (D)

     
Day 2

Florence / Lake Maggiore (390 km)
   

After breakfast, depart for the Lombardia region continuing to Stresa-Baveno, two quaint, picturesque towns on Maggiore lake, where you'll spend two nights. Maggiore Lake is one of most beautiful Italy lakes, known for its splendid climate and sightseeing. Dinner and overnight at your hotel. (B,D)


   
Day 3
  Lugano (Switzerland) excursion (150 km)
   

Breakfast is followed by a day-long excursion into the Alps and Switzerland. Skirting Maggiore Lake, you'll pass Pallanza, Intra and Ghiffa before reaching Lugano, where you can enjoy leisure time, shopping the elegant boutiques of Via Nassa or walking by the magnificent Civic Park. Return to Stresa/Baveno later in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight. (B,D)

     
Day 4
  Lake Maggiore - Milan - Verona - Venice (350 km)
   

Breakfast is followed by departure to Milan. Upon arrival enjoy a panoramic tour of the city from the bus. Proceed to Verona, one of Italy most fascinating city, featuring a wide array of monuments and historic buildings, such as Romeo and Juliet's balcony and the Roman Theatre. Depart to Venice, the unique city in the world built on the water. Overnight at your hotel. (B)

     
Day 5
  Venice & optional Murano & Burano ($)
   

After breakfast guided visit of St-Mark's Square and neighbouring sites.  The afternoon is free for an optional visit to Murano and Burano, or to explore on your own. End of the tour. (B)

     

INCLUSIONS



 

• Deluxe Coach • Professional English speaking tour escort for the entire duration of the tour • 4 nights in Selected 4**** hotels • 4 breakfasts • 3 dinners (¼ wine and ½ mineral water p.p. included)• Baggage handling, 1 piece of luggage per passenger • Dedicate licensed local guides (Florence and Venice) • Private boat transfer to/from Venice • Hotel city tax



 
EXCLUSIONS
 

•Tips • Extras • Optional excursions • Anything not mentioned in "Price Includes"

     
NOTES



 

For operational reasons, the order of excursions may be changed. Optional excursions not specified in our Itinerary, will be suggested by our tour leader.

 

Suggested tipping: Driver: 3 euro per person per day: Tour escort: 3 euro per person per day

 

     

     

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