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6 Days / 5 Nights
Rome - Assisi - Siena - Florence - Padua - Venice - Verona - Sirmione (garda Lake) - Como Lake - Milan

Day 01 - Monday - Rome - Assisi - Siena - Florence
8.00am meeting point at the Gartour's sightseeing office or pickup at the hotel from 7.15am to 7.45am and departure by coach to ASSISI. You will visit the mystic town of Saint Francis still surrounded by ancient walls. Visit the Basilica of Saint Francis with its early Renaissance masterpieces by Giotto and Cimabue.At the end of the visit, continue towards SIENA, the beautiful medieval city renown for thePalio horse race. Proceed to FLORENCE. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Meals: D

Day 02 - Tuesday - Florence
Guided sightseeing tour of the city, also known to be the cradle of the Renaissance. Visit the beautiful Piazza del Duomo, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Giotto's Bell Tower, the Baptistery of St. John, and Santa Croce, the 13th century Franciscan Church with Cimabue's famous crucifix. The balance of the day is at leisure for optional sightseeing (we suggest the PISA half day tour) or for shopping. Dinner at a local Restaurant and overnight at the hotel.
Meals: B D

Day 03 - Wednesday - Florence - Padua - Venice
American buffet breakfast at the hotel and departure to VENICE by coach. Along the way you will stop in PADUA, where you will visit the famous Cathedral of St. Anthony, guarded by Donatello's "Gattamelata". Continue towards VENICE, and upon arrival enjoy a panoramic guided walking tour of this unique city. You will see the St. Mark's square, the Basilica of St. Mark, the Doge's Palace, the Bridge of Sighs and the Prisons. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Venice.
Meals: B D

Day 04 - Thursday -Venice
American buffet breakfast at the hotel. Morning tour by boat. You will cross the lagoon with a view of the islands and reach the island of Murano where you will assist to a demonstration of glass blowing (some time will be allowed for shopping). Afternoon at leisure. Overnight at the hotel. Dinner is not included.
Meals: B

Day 05 - Friday -Venice - Verona - Sirmione (lake Garda) - Lake Como - Milan
American buffet breakfast at the hotel. Morning departure by motor coach to VERONA. Visit of the town of Romeo and Juliet. Continue to SIRMIONE. Free time for lunch and tour of the town. In the afternoon, proceed to COMO LAKE for a panoramic tour by bus. In the evening arrival in MILAN. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Meals: B D

Day 06 - Saturday - Milan Or Rome*
American buffet breakfast at the hotel. Morning panoramic tour of the city including the shopping gallery Vittorio Emanuele II, the Sforza castle, and the splendid Duomo, one of the world's largest, most striking Gothic cathedrals. The tour will end at 11.00 a.m at the central railway station (transfer to Airport or hotel in Milan is not included).
Meals: B

*It is possible to return to Rome with a free transfer by bus (arrival time at around 7.30pm - drop-off in: Termini Station - Barberini Square - Sightseeing office)

Note:
- City tax not included and to be paid directly in the hotels
- Only one bag per person allowed (any size) plus one hand luggage

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  Please check dates & rates for availability and discounts.            
  2018                      
                         
  Operated On Mondays From 02/04 To 22/10/2018              
               
  Departure Dbl Occ Sgl Occ Trpl Occ              
  April 02, 9, 16, 23, 30 $1,900 $2,275 $1,845              
  May 07, 14, 21, 28 $1,900 $2,275 $1,845              
  June 04, 11, 18, 25 $1,900 $2,275 $1,845              
  June 18 $1,900 $1,710 $2,275 $1,845              
  July 02, 09, 16, 23, 30 $1,900 $2,275 $1,845              
  August 06, 13, 20, 27** $1,900 $2,275 $1,845              
  September 03**, 10, 17, 24 $1,900 $2,275 $1,845              
  October 01, 08, 15, 22 $1,900 $2,275 $1,845              
               
  Private Basis (minimum 2 pax)            
               
  Departure Dbl Occ            
  April 02, 9, 16, 23, 30 $6,965            
  May 07, 14, 21, 28 $6,965            
  June 04, 11, 18, 25 $6,965            
  July 02, 09, 16, 23, 30 $6,965            
  August 06, 13, 20, 27** $6,965            
  September 03**, 10, 17, 24 $6,965            
  October 01, 08, 15, 22 $6,965            
                         
  **Venice film festival, the group could be hosted in alternative hotels in the Venetian lagoon.              
                         
  Hotels                      
  Florence - Hotel Adriatico - 4* Or Similar                
  Venice / Lido** - Hotel Villa Mabapa / Hotel Biasutti - 4* Or Similar                
  Milan - Antares Concorde Or Similar                
 
Inclusions:
  • Accommodation at 4* selected hotels
  • 5 American buffet breakfast
  • 4 dinners (drinks NOT included)
  • Ground transportation by deluxe motor coach with air conditioning
  • Monolingual escorted tour (English)
  • Sightseeing tours as per itinerary
  • English speaking local guides
Scenic Drives Through:
  • The beautiful Autostrada del Sole
  • The Tuscan countryside and medieval towns
  • Emilia Romagna region, land of world
  • famous "prosciutto" and parmesan cheese
  • The Veneto region and its Villas of Palladio.
  • The Italian Alps
Highlights Day By Day:

Assisi: ViewoftheChurchesofStFrancisandSt. Claire

Siena: View of Piazza del Campo and he Municipal Palace

Florence: Exterior visit of the most important monuments

Padua: See the Basilica & Donatello's masterpiece, the "Gattamelata"

Venice: Visit of the famous square of St Mark, the Doge's Palace, the Bridge of Sighs(exterior), and Murano Island.

Verona: the town of Romeo and Juliet

Sirmione: acharming peninsula on the lake Garda

Lake Como: famous for its villas and mountain scenery

Milan: Panoramic tour of the city
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