15-Day Tour of Italy and Malta with Return Flights
Embark on a European adventure with an eight-day tour through Italy’s most famous cities including Rome, Siena, Venice, Florence and Tuscany before spending a further seven days on the picturesque island state of Malta. Visit iconic sites such as the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, Roman Forum and the Pantheon, go wine tasting in Siena and explore Malta’s ancient temples. Includes return international flights from Australia with Emirates or Etihad, an internal flight from Italy to Malta, selected meals, fully guided tours and much more.
- 14 nights accommodation in a range of premium four-star hotels
- Return economy airfares (Australia - Rome Malta - Australia) flying Emirates or Etihad
- Internal flight from Rome to Malta
- 19 meals (14 breakfasts 1 antipasto 1 lunch and 3 dinners)
Have your cameras ready as you tour through the rolling hills of Tuscany, uncover ancient ruins in Rome, travel through the canals of Venice, stop by the colourful coastal town of Cinque Terre and discover the incredible ancient history of Malta from the oldest standing monuments in the world to 400-year old wine cellars.
What You'll Love...
Rome – Visit Rome, Siena, Venice, Florence and Tuscany
Known for its majestic history, rich culture and inviting climate, Italy is one of the most frequented destinations in the world. An eight-day tour of Italy with the use of a luxury overland coach is an ideal way to experience all that this country has to offer. With numerous destinations and an itinerary that allows for personal time to explore, *this excursion is perfect for first-time visitors *as well as for seasoned travellers.
This journey will take you to all of the most vaunted cities within the country including Rome, Siena, Venice, Florence and Tuscany. As we appreciate the countless sights and architectural masterpieces in each location, there are also free days that provide an unfettered experience to the visitor. From sampling local wines and pasta to gazing at massive works such as the Coliseum or the Venetian canals, a kaleidoscope of riches awaits.
Discover truly majestic views of the natural countryside. The** rolling hills of Tuscany and the picturesque shores of Lake Garda** offer excellent photo opportunities or merely a quiet day to enjoy the fresh air and sunny skies.
Malta – The perfect balance of relaxation and discovery
Malta is an archipelago in the central Mediterranean between Sicily and the North African coast. It's a nation known for historic sites related to a succession of rulers including the Romans, Moors, Knights of Saint John, French and British. It has numerous fortresses, megalithic temples and the Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum, a subterranean complex of halls and burial chambers dating to circa 4000 B.C
The Accommodation – Stay in premium four-star hotels
Enjoy stylish stays in deluxe, centrally-located accommodation for the entire duration of your stay. The Hotel Cristoforo Colombo in Rome was recently renovated just last year with stylish, modern rooms, an outdoor swimming pool complete with a poolside bar and verdant green gardens.
You'll feel completely relaxed when staying at the Grand Hotel Panoramic Montecatini Terme, which is only a short five-minute walk from the Terme Tettuccio bath complex and the Parco delle Terme. There's an onsite restaurant offering relaxed dining, a piano bar - perfect for night cap or two, and a day spa for those looking to unwind without leaving the hotel.
Your Package Includes
- Return economy airfares (Australia – Rome, Malta – Australia) flying Emirates or Etihad
- Domestic flight from Rome to Malta
- 19 meals (14 breakfasts, 1 antipasto, 1 lunch and 3 dinners)
- Fully guided tours
- 10 experiences (including guided walking tours, orientation walks, driving tours of cities and other exciting experiences)
- On-ground transport in an air-conditioned motor coach
- Airline taxes and fuel surcharges
The ’7 day change of mind guarantee’ does not apply for Tour bookings. Due to the high demand and limited departures any cancellation / refund requests must be made within 48 hours of purchase. Otherwise, the standard Refund Policy applies.
25 August 2018
13 October 2018
20 October 2018
27 October 2018
16 April 2019
The package is valid for ONE PERSON aged 8 years or older (based on twin share). If you are travelling with another person you must purchase TWO PACKAGES, otherwise, an additional single traveller surcharge will apply. Single travellers will get their own room throughout the tour.
*Single Traveller Surcharge: *AU$1,400 per person, payable direct to the tour company at time of booking.
Maximum tour capacity is 40 guests, minimum tour capacity is two guests.
Instant Booking: To confirm the date of your tour, select 'Instant Booking' and select your preferred package. Use the calendar to browse and select available dates.
Tour includes accommodation in a lead-in room at the following hotels:
Three nights – Hotel Cristoforo Colombo
Two nights – Grand Hotel Panoramic Montecatini Terme
Two nights – Elite Residence Hotel
Seven nights – Dolmen Resort or Seashells Resort at Suncrest
Accommodation is subject to availability and may be substituted for a hotel of a similar standard.
Maximum Room Capacity: The maximum room capacity is two adults and one child.
*Child Policy: *One child (aged 8 – 16 years) may stay on a rollaway bed or fold out couch and must purchase a full price twin share voucher.
Please note, connecting rooms are not available.
All surcharges are payable directly to the tour operator.
Before making a reservation, please ensure that the name on the reservation is the same as it appears on your passport. An error may result in a name change penalty or boarding being denied by the airline. We accept no responsibility for accuracy of name on the travel documents.
Dining inclusions do not include beverages (unless otherwise stated) and menu options are subject to change.
Please note, flights depart Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Adelaide or Brisbane. Brisbane flights may fly via Sydney and Adelaide flights may fly via Melbourne. The cost to change flight dates (earlier departure or later return is AU$150 per person plus any additional airfares and taxes). Upgrade to Premium economy flights for an extra $3,400 per person or upgrade to Business class flights for an extra AU$6,900 per person.
Travel insurance is compulsory. We suggest purchasing travel insurance as soon as possible after purchasing this package.
Additional expenses such as (but not limited to) flights are not included with this tour package.
The following is not included in your package:
- Travel insurance
- Meals and drinks not included in the itinerary
- Baggage on intra-Europe flights (payable directly to the airline)
- Airline pre-seating or preferred seating (payable directly to airline)
- Trips and gratiuities (payable directly to the tour guide)
- Optional sight-seeing tours
- Airport to hotel transfers
Your passport must be valid at least 6 months beyond your intended stay overseas.
A visa may be required to the countries you are visiting and transiting. It is your responsibility to ensure you are holding a current visa.
All activities and services (including late checkout) are subject to availability.
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