Italy Travel At Its Best

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12 Nights 13 Days
Availability : 4
Only Land Portion
Rome
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Experience Italy Travel at its best the which is epitome of picture postcard Italy. Visit Italy’s most magical cities: Venice, Florence and Rome. Built on over 100 islets, linked by 400 bridges, Venice is the only city in the world that is built entirely on water. The city has captivated poets, painters and writers for centuries and continues to charm visitors with its fragile beauty. Florence, birthplace of the Renaissance, is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Its palaces, churches and museums overflow with masterful paintings and sculpture.

 
 
 
 
 

Price Includes

  • 4 Nights accommodation in Rome
  • 4 Nights accommodation in Venice
  • 4 Nights accommodation in Florence
  • Meals as specified with selected hotels
  • Full Day Hop On Hop Off Tour (Rome)
  • Half Day Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill (Rome)
  • Full Day Hop On Hop Off Tour (Florence)
  • Half Day Pisa Trip (Florence)
  • Half Day Venice Gondola Ride (Venice)
  • Half Day Murano, Burano and Torcello Islands Tour (Venice)
  • Return Airport transfers

Price Excludes

  • Airfare, travel insurance, visa
  • Entrance Fee (unless specified)
  • 50% supplement for arrival/departure transfer between 2200 hrs - 0700 hrs
  • If City / Resort Fees / Tourist taxes are applicable then the same will be Payable directly at hotel /Apartment.
  • Anything not mentioned in Inclusions
  • GST 5% extra as per govt rules
Know before you go

This is a short and sweet manual for first timers who are excited to travel Italy. We want to ensure that you have a shock proof experience during your Italy travel and avoid those “classic first time mistakes” while you are there. Also, we have listed a few tips and giveaways for you so that you know your destination a tidsy bit better and can enjoy a wholesome vacation with your family and friends. 

 

  • Best time for Italy travel- April-May ( lesser crowd and lower rates) & September-Mid October
  • Taking the train is a very feasible and time efficient option if you are considering travel between cities in Italy.
  • Food is very region specific in Italy if you wish to try the best. For instance, Lombardy is famous for risotto, Naples for pizza, and Siciliy is for cannoli etc.
  • If you are in Italy, not experiencing the art scene and its amazing galleries would be a sin!
  • Tipping isn't expected in Italy as they guys are fairly paid and at most times, happen to be part of the family that owns the restaurant. Service charge is usually added to the bill.
  • Most cities in Italy are walkable and feasible to experience all nooks and crannies. Taxis are expensive.
  • Many tourist attractions come with skip the line tours. So, you can easily skip the long exhaustive queues.
  • While you are busy enjoying the cityscapes, don't forget to check out its beautiful impressive beaches.
  • Euro is the currency used in Italy. 1 Euro equals approximately 84 INR.
  • When it comes to dinner, it's usually late. Restaurants won't open until 7pm. So, make sure you are stuffed well during the day.
Itinerary

Day 1Rome International Airport – Hotel (Rome)

Welcome to Italy travel and welcome to Rome .Upon arrival at the Airport, you will be met by our local representative who will transfer you to the city hotel .

Day 2Full Day Hop On Hop Off Tours (Rome)

From the Trevi fountain to the Colosseum, Rome’s abundant sights rival those of any other city on the planet, in terms of their beauty, historical importance and ability to simply take your breath away. Whether your interests lie in antiquity, architecture, cuisine, culture, religion, shopping or sport, Rome has something to suit all tastes.

Stroll through the Pantheon, marvel at Michelangelo’s Piazza del Campidoglio and admire the Swiss Guardsmen of Vatican City. Try a “proper” spaghetti alla Carbonara near the Spanish Steps or sit back with a coffee and people-watch in Piazza Navona. Alternatively, if you fancy a break from Rome sightseeing, act like a local and take in a Lazio or Roma match at the Olympic Stadium.

A tour on our distinctive red buses represents a tremendous way to see this incredible city for the first time, to get your bearings and to visit many of the major sights in a relatively short time period. Comfortable and convenient, the tour offers you the opportunity to remain on the bus for the entire loop, listening to the informative audio commentary, or to hop on and off at each attraction.

Day 3Half Day Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill (Rome)

Experience all of Ancient Rome, skipping the lines on this half-day tour which covers the Colosseum Roman Forum and Palatine Hill.

We begin atop Colle Oppio (“Opium Hill”) with a panoramic view of the Colosseum, modern Rome’s most recognizable landmark and one of Ancient Rome’s most vital social centers. From there we will descend to our special Skip the Line access to the Colosseum. Once inside, an expert guide will talk you through the bloody past of the amphitheatre as you listen to tales of gladiators, mock sea-battles and executions.

After a brief rest at the Arch of Constantine, you will arrive at the Palatine Hill- the most famous of the 7 hills of Rome. From here you will admire the views of the Roman Forum and Nero’s Circus Maximus where chariot races were once held. Romulus and Remus were said to have been found on the Palatine by the she-wolf who nursed and raised them. Legend holds that Romulus went on to found Rome.

The last stop is a walk along the “Via Sacra” or “Sacred Way” which is the main path through the Roman Forum that once sparkled with festivals and triumphal processions. It ends at the Temple which houses the altar where Julius Caesar was cremated. Visitors from around the world still leave flowers and candles at this site today.

Day 4Full Day free time in Rome (No Services included) (Rome)

Check out from the hotel and proceed to Roma Termini railway station for your onward journey

Florence Central Station – Hotel (Florence)

Welcome to florence.Upon arrival at the Train Station you will be met by our local representative who will transfer you to city hotel .

Day 5Hotel – Rome Central Station (Rome)

Check out from the hotel and proceed to Roma Termini railway station for your onward journey

Florence Central Station – Hotel (Florence)

Welcome to florence.Upon arrival at the Train Station you will be met by our local representative who will transfer you to city hotel .

Day 6Full Day Hop On Hop Off Tour (Florence)

See the magnificent Italian city of Florence from the top of a red open top double-decker bus. With numerous stops conveniently located along the route, you can hop on and off at your leisure. With frequent tours on Line A and 3 tours a day on Line B, all with the same ticket which is valid for 48 hours, this hop on hop off tour really is the best way to see the city.

The city lies on the River Arno and is known for its history and its significance in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance especially for its art and architecture. Florence’s museums, churches, and palaces house some of the greatest artistic treasures in the world.

During the evening there is still plenty to do as nightlife in Florence is energised by the city’s foreign students who come to study Italian and art history. The main region for relaxing in the evening is concentrated around Piazza della Signoria which has a relatively tranquil atmosphere when compared to the more lively nightlife district in Oltramo. The city boasts flexible licensing hours with some pubs open until 01:00 or as late as 03:00.

For those seeking cultural entertainment, there are a number of jazz cafes and often one-off recitations are performed in churches and piazzas around the city.

Day 7Half Day Pisa Trip (Florence)

Today, Italy travel will take you to Tuscany countryside. Go on a splendid excursion through the fertile and picturesque Tuscan countryside to the historic university city of Pisa, famous for its architectural beauty. Upon arrival in Pisa, your informative guide will take you on a thorough outdoor guided walking tour of Piazza dei Miracoli and its monuments (exterior only). You will be dazzled by this marvelous square which is dominated by the Cathedral, a model of the distinctive Pisan Romanesque architecture, the celebrated Leaning Tower, and the round-shaped Baptistery surrounded by its suggestive columned arcades.

The commentary of our guide will be particularly focused on the Leaning Tower, one of the wonders of the world. Be enthralled by the history and the leaning structure of the Tower which stirs the imagination of all visitors. Then, our guide will lead you through the historical quarter where you can admire the Church of San Sisto, one of the oldest churches in Pisa.

After a pleasant guided walk you will reach Piazza dei Cavalieri, which was the political center in the Middle Ages. Our guide will introduce this amazing square where you can admire the historic Scuola Normale (Normal School), one of the most famous universities in the world, the house of Count Ugolino della Gherardesca, also called “Conte Ugolino Tower,” as told by Dante in the Divine Comedy.

Day 8Full Day free time in Florence (No Services included) (Florence)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

Day 9Hotel – Florence Central Station (Florence)

Check out from the hotel and proceed to florence train station for your onward journey

Venezia Santa Lucia railway station – Hotel (Venice)

Welcome to Venice. Upon arrival at the Train Station you will be met by our local representative who will transfer you to city hotel .

Day 10Half Day Venice Gondola Ride (Venice)

Relax and enjoy yourself on an unusual gondola trip, the famous and elegant way to cross the Grand Canal. From the embarkation point you will get on this special boat and you will reach the Grand Canal through the small and secret canals accompanied by music.

One of the gondoliers will play music and sing songs throughout the 40-minute ride.

At the conclusion of your tour, you can also enjoy a three-course dinner, drinks included (water or soft drinks, coffee – no wine), in a Venetian restaurant located near Santa Maria del Giglio.

Day 11Half Day Murano, Burano and Torcello Islands Tour (Venice)

Board a Gran Turismo motor boat from St. Mark’s and ride through the Venetian lagoon to explore the three main islands of Murano, Burano and Torcello.

Murano is the closest island to Venice town and is famous for its glassmaking industry, with pieces known for its particular colors and exquisite chandeliers. Visit a typical glass factory and watch a “maestro” working on an artistic glass piece.

The most beautiful and interesting island is Burano. See all the fishermen’s houses painted in pastel colors and examine their famous hand-made lace as you visit one of the lace shops of the island. Make sure you have your camera ready because you would not want to miss a photo opportunity in this unique island.

Torcello is situated just behind Burano. This small island is famous for its cathedral with spectacular Byzantine gold and stone mosaics. Explore this small yet magical island and find peace as you walk around its ancient monuments and the Ponticello del Diavolo (Devil’s Little Bridge), a term given to ancient bridges believed to be constructed either with the help of the Devil or against the wishes of the Devil.

Day 12Full Day free time in Venice (No Services included) (Venice)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

Day 13Hotel – Venice Marco Polo Airport (Venice)

Check out from the hotel and proceed to Venice central railway station for your onward journey. Depart with amazing memories! Your Italy travel journey ends here today.

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Hotel and airline cancellations to be applied.

Hotels suggested in the itinerary can be changed and will be equivalent or more to the one given to you in terms of price as per the official rate sheet of the hotel.

Please note to take care of the visa processing and its time as we will not be responsible for any kind of delays or refusal of visa from the concerned consulate and the cancellation policy of the holiday will be applied.

The above tour cost is calculated as per the current taxes, visa charges and other charges as per the current date. Any change till the time of departure and any additional cost of such nature will have to be taken care by the client.

Service tax extra as per new GST rules

Any kind of delays in flight such as fog or technical problem is not the responsibility of Trip Tap Toe and any kind of hotel cancellations and no shows will be the responsibility of the client.