Your dream of visiting the shining cities of Italy with budget travel in mind is easy to reach. You will see the sights from Rome to Venice – including Pisa, Verona, and Florence – your guided Italy tour is waiting.
Travel Best Bets Package Includes
- Round trip airfare from select cities to Rome and return from Venice
- 2 nights hotel in Rome prior to tour
- 6 night guided vacation
- Professional Tour Director while touring
- Tour Highlights:
Sightseeing: Rome, Florence, Pisa, Verona, Venice
Scenic Highlights:Visits to Pisa’s Square of Miracles, Verona, Venice
Guides: Local Guides for city sightseeing in Rome, Florence; professional Tour Director while touring
- Meals: 6 Buffet breakfast; 2 dinners
- Round trip transfers from airport to hotel and hotel to airport
Travel Best Bets Exclusive! Book by June 26!
|February 14, 2019||Double Occupancy or Single Share*|
|Vancouver||$1699 + $698 tax|
|Single Room Supplement||add $497|
|Extend your stay in Venice 2 nights after tour ends||add $196 pp (single $300)|
|*Kelowna, Victoria||add from $300 more per person|
(Tour Director & Driver)
|add $85 per person|
|Repeat Globus family of brands*||$49 discount|
*Kelowna & Victoria return flight will require an overnight hotel in Vancouver at passengers own cost.
*Single Share Program Available: Cosmos accept reservations on a “guaranteed share” basis. They charge the basic price and match up singles of the same gender in twin-bedded rooms. For mutual comfort, they adopt a no-smoking rule in shared rooms. If no other traveler has booked on “guaranteed share” basis, they’ll absorb the single room supplement, and that traveler will be accommodated in a single room at no extra charge.
Day 1: DEPART CANADA
Day 2-3: ROME, ITALY
Arrive in Rome and transfer to your hotel. Enjoy the next 2 days exploring the eternal city.
Day 4: ROME, ITALY
The day is free for you to explore this ancient capital. This evening, meet your Tour Director and fellow travelers
Day 5: ROME (B)
Steeped in history, the “Eternal City” is vibrantly alive and exciting, and absolutely unique! Start your guided introduction to Rome from St. Peter’s Square, the heart of the Vatican, and see other highlights such as the Colosseum and Roman Forum. Maybe take an optional tour of the Vatican Museum to discover some unique art masterpieces.
Day 6: ROME–PISA–FLORENCE AREA (B)
Vistas of rolling hills, cypress trees, terraced vineyards, olive groves, and charming villages form the backdrop as you journey into the heart of Tuscany. Stop in Pisa to visit the SQUARE OF MIRACLES and see the legendary Leaning Tower. Then, head east to magnificent Florence, “Cradle of the Renaissance.”
Day 7: FLORENCE (B/D)
Today is devoted to the wonders of Florence, starting with a guided walking tour featuring some of the city’s greatest attractions. See Piazza Santa Croce; world-famous Signoria Square; 13th-century Palazzo Vecchio with its collection of artistic masterpieces and incredible courtyards; Loggia dei Lanzi; the fantastic Duomo with Giotto’s gothic Bell Tower; and the Baptistry’s ornate bronze door known as the “Gate of Paradise.”
Day 8: FLORENCE AREA–VERONA–VENICE AREA (B)
Travel north and cross the Po River to fabled Verona, setting for Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet. See Juliet’s balcony—and be sure to rub the shining breast on her statue for good luck! Also, marvel at the ancient Roman Amphitheater, where gladiators used to fight. Built in the 1st century AD, it is now a popular venue for the world-famous opera festival and other well-known artists’ performances. Continue to the Venice area for two overnights.
Day 9: VENICE AREA (B/D)
One of the most unique cities on Earth, Venice is a place of unmatched beauty and a feast of fantastic sites. View the delightful criss-crossing canals, the gondolas, arched bridges, palaces, and piazzas. Your included orientation features a BOAT RIDE to St. Mark’s Square and a visit to a Venetian GLASSBLOWING WORKSHOP. Later, explore at leisure on your own, join one of our optional excursions, or just relax, sipping a cappuccino or typical Venetian drink called spritz at one of the many bars or cafés.
Day 10: VENICE AREA (B)
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight home
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