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Reflections of Italy
Revel in the magic of Italy on this 10-day tour that explores the cities of Rome, Florence, Siena, Venice, Assisi, Perugia and Milan. Travel the Tuscan and Umbrian countryside, exploring medieval hill towns and visiting the birthplace of St. Francis, Assisi. Discover the masterpieces of the Renaissance in Florence and see hot glass transformed into exquisite art on Murano Island. Linger in Venice for two nights before ending your journey in Milan.
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Tour OperatorCollette
OfferOffer valid through 6/30/2017
Duration
9 Days
Itinerary
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1RomeOvernight Flight: Welcome to Italy, a land rich in history, culture, art and romance. Your journey begins with an overnight flight.
Day 2RomeRome, Italy - Tour Begins: Welcome to Rome, 'The Eternal City.' This evening, join your fellow travelers for a special welcome dinner at a popular local restaurant featuring regional delicacies and fine Italian wines.
Day 3RomeRome: This morning you'll come to know the history and traditions of Rome while on a locally guided panoramic tour featuring the impressive Piazza Venezia, the Circus Maximus, the Arch of Constantine, the famous Piazza Navona, and a visit to the Colosseum. This afternoon it's your choice! Perhaps a trip to Vatican City, with an optional tour to the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica,* will be on your personal sightseeing list.
Day 4RomeRome - Assisi - Perugia: Ease your way into the local culture as your Tour Manager shares a few key Italian phrases. Travel to Assisi, birthplace of St. Francis. Take in the old-world atmosphere on a guided walking tour of the old city, including the Basilica of St. Francis. Then you are off to medieval Perugia, the historic capital of Umbria. Behold one of the grandest squares in Italy - the Piazza IV Novembre - and delight in the medieval palaces and ornate cathedrals.
Day 5PerugiaPerugia - Siena - Florence: A scenic journey through Tuscany's graceful low-lying hills brings you to the mystical city of Siena. Delight in its narrow Gothic streets, magnificent palaces and historic Piazza del Campo. After a walking tour with a local expert, take some time to explore the medieval corners of Siena. You are sure to find many surprises among its shops and outdoor cafes. Arrive in Florence and enjoy some free time before gathering for dinner.
Day 6FlorenceFlorence: In Florence - the 'Cradle of the Italian Renaissance' - visit the world-famous Academy Gallery to see Michelangelo's incredible statue of David. During your cultural tour of Florence you'll also view the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, the Palazzo Vecchio and the Church of Santa Croce. The remainder of the day is at leisure to enjoy this fascinating city on your own.
Day 7FlorenceFlorence - Venice: Start your day with a visit to a historic winery in the heart of the Chianti region. In the shadow of its 12th-century castle, learn about the winery's famed Tuscan wines and enjoy a light lunch filled with local specialties. This afternoon, journey through central Italy, crossing the wooded Apennine Mountains toward the Valley of the Po. Enchanting Venice awaits with 117 tiny islands and its latticework of 150 canals and 400 bridges.
Day 8VeniceVenice - Murano Island - Venice: See Venice from the water this morning as we board a boat** (weather permitting) bound for Murano Island for an up-close glass making demonstration. Discover the secrets of this ancient art and marvel at the intricate designs of each one-of-a-kind piece. Next, return to Venice and visit lively St. Mark's Square, the cultural hub of the city. Uncover the stories of Venice as a local expert guides you on a walking tour of the area featuring St. Mark's Basilica, the Bridge of Sighs, and the Clock Tower with its famous Moors.
Day 9VeniceVenice - Milan Malpensa: Today you travel to Milan. Take in some of the city's amazing sights on a locally guided panoramic tour including the Duomo - this magnificent Gothic cathedral is the third largest church in Europe, the Opera House La Scala and Vittorio Emanuele Gallery. Later, perhaps you will indulge in some shopping at the 'Quadrilatero della Moda,' Milan's high-fashion district. Continue to Milan Malpensa for a farewell dinner celebrating the end of an unforgettable trip.
Day 10MalpensaMilan Malpensa - Tour Ends: Your tour comes to a close in Milan Malpensa this morning.
Dates/Pricing
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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
April 25, 2017$2,749.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
Lodging
Massimo D'Azeglio Hotel Rome, ItalyMediterraneo Hotel Rome, Italy
Sangallo Palace Hotel Perugia , ItalyHotel Albani Florence, Italy
Hotel Carlton on the Grand Canal Venice, ItalyCrowne Plaza Milan Malpensa Malpensa, Italy
Hotel Santa Marina Venice Venice, ItalyHotel Imperiale Rome Rome, Italy
Roseo Hotel Assisi 2-06081 Assisi (PG), ItalyHotel Rivoli Florence FIRENZE, Italy
LaGare Hotel Venezia Murano Venezia, ItalyHotel dei Mellini Rome, Italy
Mirror Hotel Florence, Italy 
Disclaimer
* NOTE:Tour prices are land only rates based on per person, double occupancy. Some dates may feature various changes in hotels, sightseeing and inclusions. Please confirm your specific itinerary at the time of booking. Government taxes and fees are additional. Land rates are guaranteed at time of deposit. Certain taxes and fees are to be paid upon exiting the country in local currencies.
Airfare is additional and is available through Collette Vacations.
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Reflections of Italy
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Revel in the magic of Italy on this 10-day tour that explores the cities of Rome, Florence, Siena, Venice, Assisi, Perugia and Milan. Travel the Tuscan and Umbrian countryside, exploring medieval hill towns and visiting the birthplace of St.
 
 
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