Italian Vistas: 11-Nights

Price $4699 $4599 13 Days/11 Nights
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Italian Vistas: 11-Nights

$4699 $4599 per person


*Prices are quoted in CAD dollars per person based on 2 people sharing. From rates are based on March 4, 2024 dates. Check with us about any current promotional savings.

This tour has everything you’ve always wanted in Italy travel. Enjoy multiple-night stays in Rome, Florence, Venice, the Sorrento Coast and Stresa in the Lakes District. Discover the treasures of Classical Rome, including the Colosseum. Walk in the footsteps of the ancient Romans in Pompeii. Take a boat to the enchanting Isle of Capri. See the gems of the Renaissance in Florence’s Academy Gallery, including Michelangelo’s David. Marvel at the Leaning Tower of Pisa and stroll the streets of Verona that were the backdrop for Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Stop at a Tuscan winery and farm for a lunch of regional specialties and wines. You choose your tour in the “Jewel of the Adriatic,” Venice: a walking tour of St. Mark’s Square or go off the beaten path and explore the Castello Sestiere district. Visit Locarno, Switzerland, and cap off your journey through Italy with a cruise to Isola dei Pescatori, one of the scenic Borromean Islands.

What’s Included: Land only, meals and sightseeing as per itinerary, gratuities on all included meals, luggage handling, porterage

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Departure Dates

February 26
March 4, 13, 18
April 8
May 22
June 17
July 8, 15, 22, 29
August 5, 19, 26, 31
September 2, 7, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30
October 7, 14, 21, 28
November 2, 4, 11
December 2
January 27
February 24
March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
April 5, 7, 21, 28
May 5, 10, 17
13 Days/11 Nights
17 Meals
  • Destination
  • Arrival City
    Rome, Italy
  • Departure City
    Milan, Italy
  • Activity Level
    This tour includes moderate physical activity. The itinerary blends some longer days with shorter days and more leisure time. Walking tours, as well as walking slightly longer distances, up stairs, or on uneven walking surfaces should be expected.
  • Passenger Limit
    Max 44
Overnight Flight
Ciao, Italy!
Rome, Italy - Tour Begins
Welcome to Rome. Tonight, join your fellow travellers for a special welcome dinner featuring regional delicacies and Italian wines.
Accommodation: Mediterraneo Hotel, Rome
Meals Provided: Dinner
Rome - Classical Rome City Tour
Discover the city on a locally guided tour of Classical Rome, passing by the Baths of Caracalla as well as the remains of the ancient Circus Maximus. During an in-depth visit to the Colosseum, your guide recounts its rich history. Meander through Rome’s Renaissance district for a peek at the mythic Pantheon and the oval-shaped Piazza Navona, adorned with Baroque fountains. This evening, consider strolling through the Borghese Gardens for views of the city’s skyline or meander through Rome’s medieval Campo de' Fiori neighbourhood where the cobblestoned streets are lined with antique shops, independent boutiques and local restaurants..
Accommodation: Mediterraneo Hotel, Rome
Meals Provided: Breakfast
Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore Rome’s cultural treasures. Your Tour Manager will be on hand to offer suggestions. Consider an optional trip to Vatican City to tour the Vatican Museums* and St. Peter’s Basilica. The evening is yours. Perhaps you will join an optional food tour and taste your way around Rome’s bohemian Trastevere district.
Accommodation: Mediterraneo Hotel, Rome
Meals Provided: Breakfast
Rome - Pompeii - Sorrento
Journey to the brilliant Bay of Naples, where charming villages are built into hillsides above the blue sea. Soak in 2,000 years of history at the excavated ruins of Pompeii with a local guide. Pause in nearby Gragnano for a late lunch and visit to a family-owned pasta factory. Continue to the scenic resort town of Sorrento, your home for the next 2 nights. Enjoy the rest of the afternoon to explore the city independently. You may wish to visit the Duomo, a Romanesque cathedral with inlaid woodwork, a famous local Sorrento craft.
Accommodation: Hotel Michelangelo Sorrento
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch
Sorrento Choice on Tour - Sorrento
Today, it’s your choice! You have two tantalizing options today. Sail to the enchanting Isle of Capri.** Upon arrival, admire the island’s iconic scenery on a panoramic cruise, passing by the steep cliffs, endless small caves, and the famous Faraglioni rocks, jutting out of the water. Spend time in Capri town with its world-famous piazzetta and explore this island paradise of chic boutiques, lush vegetation, and outdoor cafés -OR- journey along the Amalfi Coast for a morning at leisure in the colourful village of Positano, a maze of streets and stairways winding around pastel houses and draped in lush flowers. Perhaps you’ll make your way to Positano’s famous pebble beach, Marina Grande, offering a sweeping ‘bottom to top’ view of the village.
Accommodation:  Hotel Michelangelo Sorrento
Meals Provided: Breakfast
Sorrento - Florence
Head through Tuscany, with its landscape of vineyards and olive groves. Experience Florence, the “Cradle of the Renaissance.” Home to Italy's best art and architecture, here you’ll visit the Academy Gallery to see Michelangelo’s renowned sculpture of David. Tonight, enjoy regional Italian cuisine at a local restaurant.
Accommodation: Grand Hotel Baglioni Florence
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Dinner
Embark on a locally guided tour of Florence, highlighting the Piazza del Duomo and the famous Gates of Paradise on the Baptistery. Wander through the Piazza della Signoria and stand in awe before the imposing Palazzo Vecchio. The rest of the day is yours. Consider an optional excursion to the 14th-century Certosa monastery, featuring an after-hours tour and dinner in a popular Tuscan restaurant.
Accommodation: Grand Hotel Baglioni Florence
Meals Provided: Breakfast
Florence - Pisa - Venice
Visit the ancient maritime Republic of Pisa to discover the Piazza Dei Miracoli, the Duomo (Cathedral), and the famous Leaning Tower. A special stop is made at a Tuscan winery and farm to enjoy lunch and sample local wines and specialties. Next, cross the Apennine Mountains en route to Venice where 117 islands are connected by a latticework of 150 canals and 400 bridges.
Accommodation: NH Venezia Santa Lucia
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch
Venice - Murano Island - Venice
Embark on a boat trip*** to Murano Island for a glass-blowing demonstration. When you return, step off the beaten path and see for yourself how the locals live. Explore the Castello district with a local expert, walking canal by canal through the narrow streets all the way to St. Mark’s Square. Admire the stunning Basilica and the ornate façade of the Doge’s Palace. The remainder of the day is at leisure. Consider an optional gondola cruise to experience Venice’s most famous pastime.
Accommodation: NH Venezia Santa Lucia
Meals Provided: Breakfast
Venice - Verona - Stresa, Lake Maggiore
Depart Venice for Verona to stroll the streets that were the backdrop for Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. Arrive in the resort town of Stresa in the breathtaking Italian Lakes District, your home for the next two nights, and admire the beautiful views of Lago Maggiore.
Accommodation:  Regina Palace Hotel
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Dinner
Stresa - Choice on Tour - Isola dei Pescatori
Today, it’s your choice! Take a boat across Lake Maggiore to Isola Bella, where you’ll join an expert guide and venture into the Borromeo Palace**** -OR- cross into Switzerland as your motor coach climbs up the Simplon Pass for a taste of the Swiss Alps, admiring the Simplon Hospice dominating the landscape. Tonight, travel by boat to Isola dei Pescatori***** for a farewell dinner surrounded by beautiful scenery.
Accommodation: Regina Palace Hotel
Meals Provided: Breakast, Dinner
Stresa - Tour Ends
Your Italian adventure comes to a close today.
Meals Provided: Breakfast
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