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Tour Medici – Magnificient Renaissance - 7 Days

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From 654 € per person

Rome - Assisi - Siena - Florence - Padua - Venice

Day 1: Arrive in Rome
Transfer from Rome Airport to the hotel. Check-in, welcome drink and rest of the
day at leisure.
Hotel in Rome

Day 2: Rome
We start our full-day sightseeing tour of Rome accompanied by an English-speaking
guide with an inside visit of the Coliseum and Roman Forum. Exploring the Vatican
Museums, we will take the beautiful spiral staircase and continue through
the Gallery of the Tapestries and the Gallery of the Geographical Maps before arriving
in the famous Sistine Chapel with its magnificent fresco of the Last Judgment by Michelangelo. The tour will end at St. Peter’s Basilica where the famous sculpture
“La Pieta” by Michelangelo is not to be missed.
Hotel in Rome · Meals: B

Our suggestion
- Experience Rome’s night time magic enjoying the illuminated scenes at the city’s
monuments and a typical dinner in a “Hosteria Romana”

Day 3: Rome - Assisi - Siena - Florence
We take a morning drive to the spiritual city of Assisi, the birthplace of St. Francis.
First we will visit the Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli, where Francis loved to spend his time and where he died. We then pass by the Temple of Minerva on our way to the Basilica of Saint Francis to admire the famous frescoes of Giotto. Lunch at typical rustic restaurant on the way to Siena. A guided tour of the oldtown of Siena takes us to the city’s imposing Cathedral and to Piazza del Campo, the seashell-shaped square on which the famous horse-race, „Il Palio“, takes place every year.
Hotel in Florence · Meals: B, L

Day 4: Florence
Florence’s cathedral dominates the skyline and together with the Bell Tower and the
Baptistery forms one of the most magnificent art masterpieces in the world. The
austerity and beauty of this city, and the pride and determination of the Florentine
artists are displayed in a unique way in the Palazzo Vecchio. With a local English-
speaking guide we will discover the major sites before we have some free time
to admire the jewelry stores on Ponte Vecchio or to enjoy an espresso coffee.
Hotel in Florence · Meals: B

Day 5: Florence - Padua - River Brenta - Venice
Drive by motor coach to the old University City of Padua, world-famous as the city
of Saint Anthony. A guided walking tour will cover the major sites from the impressive
Basilica del Santo to the epic Palazzo della Ragione. In the afternoon we will drive along the River Brenta. On its banks we will be able to admire the sumptuous villas which were built as summer residences for the rich patricians. We then make our way to Venice, we will reach the hotel by boat transfer from the Tronchetto pier.
Hotel in Venice · Meals: B

Our suggestion:

- Visit the Scrovegni Chapel in Padua and admire some of the most famous and important paintings in Europe, Giotto’s magnificent frescoes of the stories of Mary and Jesus (pre-book your visit with Michelangelo)

Day 6: Venice

In the morning we get an introduction to Venice on a guided walking tour exploring
the major sights: St. Mark’s square and basilica, Doge’s Palace, Grand Canal and Rialto Bridge. In the afternoon we will enjoy a boat ride in the stunning Venetian Lagoon and visit its main islands: Murano – famous for its artistic glass works, Burano – an old fisherman’s island whose buildings are painted in vivid colours and Torcello – once the most populated island, it is a quiet place to relax nowadays.
Hotel in Venice · Meals: B

Our suggestions:
- Do it like a Venetian… by taking part in a Bacarò tour, an eating and drinking tour
that stops off the most traditional osterias - Get the full Italian Opera experience at
the famous Fenice Theater (further information on page 73 of our brochure)

Day 7: Departure

Boat transfer from the hotel to Venice Airport and departure.
Meals: B
 

 

Transportation and Hotels

  • Arrival transfer from Rome Airport to the hotel in Rome
  • Transfer from Tronchetto pier to the hotel in Venice (including 1 piece of luggage per person)
  • Private boat transfer from the hotel in Venice to Venice Airport (including 1 piece of luggage per person)
  • Transportation by deluxe AC motor coach as per itinerary
  •  Accommodation in 4* hotels
    · 2 nights in Rome
    · 2 nights in Florence
    · 2 nights in Venice

Food and Drinks

  • Welcome drink at the hotel in Rome
  • 6 buffet breakfasts
  • 1 lunch in a rustic country trattoria between Assisi and Siena

Experiences and Services

  • Full-day (6 hrs) guided-tour of Rome with English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees at the Vatican Museum, St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Entrance fee for Coliseum and Roman Forum
  • 2-hour tour of Assisi with English speaking guide
  • Entrance fee in the Basilika of San Francis in Assisi
  • 2-hour tour of Siena with English speaking guide
  • 3-hour tour of Florence with English speaking guide
  • 2-hour tour of Padua with English speaking guide
  • 2-hour tour of Venice with English speaking guide
  • Lagoon ride to Murano Burano and Torcello
  • Headsets during the sightseeing tours
  • English-speaking tour escort throughout the itinerary
  • Porterage on arrival and departure at each hotel

The tour does not include:

  • Tips
  • Everything not listed under “the tour includes”.
  • City taxes

Please note the city taxes are not included and have to be paid by the guest directly to the hotel at the time of check in. The amount of the taxes depends on the category of the hotel and length of stay. Please check our web-site for additional information about the rates and cities where the taxes are applied.

 

4* Hotel centrally located

 
Details
  • per person in a double room (10 to 18 passengers)
    1474 €
  • per person in a double room (19 to 30 passengers)
    1169 €
  • per person in a double room (31 to 45 passengers)
    999 €

4* Hotel semi-centrally located

 
Details
  • per person in a double room (31 to 45 passengers)
    654 €
  • per person in a double room (19 to 30 passengers)
    799 €
  • per person in a double room (10 to 18 passengers)
    1074 €

Mind your option

  • Single room supplement centrally located hotel from
    349 €
  • Single room supplement semi-centrally located hotel from
    179 €

4* Hotel centrally located

 

4* Hotel centrally located

4* Hotel semi-centrally located

 

4* Hotel semi-centrally located

OUR VERY CENTRALLY LOCATED HOTELS

Hotel Valadier 4* - Rome

Hotel Diplomat 4* - Florence

Hotel Bonvecchiati 4* - Venezia


OUR SEMI-CENTRAL LOCATED HOTELS

Grand Hotel Tiberio 4* - Rome

Hotel Villa Gabriele D‘Annunzio 4* - Florence

Hotel Crowne Plaza 4*- Quarto d’Altino - Venezia


The prices are per person sharing a double/twin room
Tours are on request and rates are subject to the availability at the time of booking. If travel dates occur during the trade-show season, Bank Holidays, or particular events a supplement will apply.
Prices are subject to change based on the 2019 trade-show calendar

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