Italy

10-Day Italy Art, Culture and History Tour

Unearth the art, culture and history of Italy on this 10-day tour. Get acquainted with the canals of Venice, discover artistic masterpieces in Florence and be amazed by the vast scale of Vatican City, learn more about ancient empires in Rome and admire panoramic views of the Amalfi Coast. All this plus nine nights of first class accommodation, daily breakfasts and six dinners with wine, the services of an English-speaking guide, wireless touring headphones and more.

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10 Days
Twin Share
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  • Nine nights of first-class accommodation in Venice, Florence, Rome and Sorrento
  • Daily breakfasts and six dinners with wine
  • Italian hotel porterage, taxes, fees & service charges
  • The services of an English-speaking tour manager and guides
  • Entrance fees per itinerary
  • All tipping and gratuities
  • Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Comfortable wireless headphones for enhanced touring

Art, architecture and some of the world’s finest food – it’s no wonder Italy is a world-favourite travel destination. Travel to some of the country’s best attractions on this journey with visits to iconic Venice, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Florence,Rome, VaticanCity,Pompeii __and __Sorrento, experiencing a mix of countryside charm, coastal beauty and historic city art & heritage along the way.

See the ‘Itinerary’ tab for more details.

What You'll Love...

Historic cities, stunning coastlines and culturally rich experiences

Spend a full day exploring Venice, a watery wonderland of canals and beautiful architecture. Learn more about legendary local glass-blowing in Murano, spot the Byzantine, Roman and Venetian influences in the Golden Basilica of San Marco, cross the 17th-century Bridgeof Sighs and admire the pink-marbled walls of the Doge’s Palace.

Known as one of the world’s most important civilisations, the ruins of ancient Rome are full of historical intrigue. Take a guided tour through the city and visit awe inspiring historical landmarks such as the Roman Forum and the __Colosseum __to learn more about ages past.

Bask in the seaside atmosphere of sunny coastal Sorrento as you wander along scenic walkways and bustling marinas. Enjoy free time to shop for finely handcrafted souvenirs, take to the waterside for a drink by the scenic Amalfi Coast or join an optional tour to visit the upmarket boutiques and well-kept gardens on the island of Capri.

The Culture – Taste the fine flavours of Tuscany and behold the artistic masterpieces of Michelangelo

Indulge your tastebuds during an authentic culinary experience in rural Tuscany. Sit down to a delectable wine tasting at a typical Tuscan farm, with each glass paired to a selection of fresh local delicacies.

Learn more about Italy’s artistic past as you visit some of Michelangelo’s greatest works. Wander the galleries of Florence __before seeing the classic sculpture of __David __and enter __Vatican City for views of the massive painted mural of the Sistine Chapel.

Your Package Includes

  • Nine nights of first-class accommodation, featuring two nights at the Hotel Villa Mabapa or Hotel Gabrielli in Venice, two nights at the Hotel Londra or Grand Hotel Mediterraneo in Florence, three nights at the Grand Hotel Palatino in Rome and two nights at the Hotel Central in Sorrento.
  • Daily breakfasts and six dinners with wine
  • Italian hotel porterage, taxes, fees & service charges
  • The services of an English-speaking tour manager and guides
  • Entrance fees per itinerary
  • All tipping and gratuities
  • Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Comfortable wireless headphones for enhanced touring

Valid for select departure dates below:

30 June 2018 4 July 2018 14 July 2018 18 July 2018 25 July 2018 1 August 2018 4 August 2018 8 August 2018 15 August 2018 22 August 2018 29 August 2018 15 September 2018 29 September 2018 13 October 2018

Additional expenses such as (but not limited to) international flights and airport transfers are not included with this package.

Package price is for one person based on twin share. Single travellers must pay an additional surcharge as follows: 30 June 2018 – AU$200 July to August – AU$440 September to October – AU$320

All prices mentioned in this package are for AUD$ unless otherwise specified.

Maximum tour group size: 40

Children aged 8 years and above can be taken on this tour at the price of a full package.

Hotel Guarantee: Hotels listed are guaranteed unless booked out or in the case of force majeure.

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Can I change my check in date post purchase: Once you have purchased your package and received confirmation your dates cannot be changed without contacting the tour company directly. This decision is strictly at the discretion of the tour company and subject to availability, so please ensure you have selected your intended travel dates.

Strictly subject to availability and please book early to lock in your preferred dates. After the booking guarantee period, bookings for specific dates during the validity period will be accepted on a first in, best dressed basis.

Booking confirmation must be presented at check-in.

All surcharges are payable directly to the tour company.

Dining inclusions do not include beverages (unless otherwise stated) and menu options are subject to change.

Travel insurance is strongly recommended. We suggest purchasing travel insurance as soon as possible after purchasing this accommodation package.

Strictly no refunds for this package for amendments and change of date - fees are at the tour company’s discretion/policy.

Not valid in conjunction with any other offer or on existing reservations.

Any unused portion of the package is non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for other services or cash.

Package cannot be split.

Your passport must be valid at least six 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.

The value and comparative savings has been determined based on the tour company’s published rack rates and the value of inclusions. Please be advised that rack rates may not be reflective of actual rates being charged, dependent on the timing and manner of your booking and therefore are only indicative of the level of saving.

All activities and services (including late checkout) are subject to availability.

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