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Luxury

Iconic Italy

Rome to Budapest
14 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EULI14
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Tuscan gourmet experience

Savour a traditional Tuscan lunch, sampling locally made olive oils, delicious antipasti and regional wines.

Private market in Florence

Enjoy your own private market and brunch at Florence's Central Market and meet the local artisans.

Cinque Terre

Take in the Italian Riviera, passing seaside villages and colourful houses which climb up the rugged mountainside.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Expert APT Tour Director
  • 13 nights luxury land accommodation
  • Finest dining - a total of 22 meals
  • APT’s Freedom of Choice Inclusions in Sorrento and Venice
  • All-inclusive sightseeing in 13 destinations

Map & Itinerary

Iconic Italy EULI14 Map 2020
Rome to Budapest

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Welcome to Rome, housing nearly 3,000 years of art, architecture and culture. Arrive before 12 noon and enjoy an afternoon sightseeing tour, including special pre-reserved tickets to the Colosseum, so you can skip the queues. Tonight, savour a welcome dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Rome, Hotel Bernini Bristol

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  • Dinner

Today is all about soaking up Rome’s iconic sites on a guided exploration. Afterwards, take a guided tour of the Vatican. You’ll also see the frescoes that only Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel can offer.

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  • Breakfast

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This evening, we’ve prepared something special with a visit to a local mozzarella farm for a guided tour, which also is the perfect setting for dinner.


Travel to the ancient Roman city of Pompeii, then continue to Sorrento.

Stay: Two Nights, Hilton Sorrento Palace

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Choose between a guided tour of Sorrento, or explore the stunning Amalfi Coast.


Cruise to the Isle of Capri and board a funicular train to the hilltop for stunning views. Afterwards, board a cruise to explore the colours of the Blue Grotto (subject to weather), a dark cavern where the sea glows electric blue, the result of sunlight passing through an underwater cave.

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  • Breakfast

Visit the Basilica of St Francis of Assisi, then journey on to Perugia.

Stay: Perugia, Hotel Brufani Palace

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  • Breakfast

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Live the Italian good life as you sit down to a Tuscan light lunch of locally-made olive oils, fresh antipasti and regional wines.


Explore the walled town of San Gimignano. Continue to the birthplace of Renaissance, Florence, where you’ll have the evening at leisure to explore.

Stay: Two Nights, Florence, Sina Villa Medici Autograph Collection

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Experience your own private market and brunch at Florence’s Central Market. Sip a glass of prosecco as you meet the local artisans who have prepared hand-crafted delicacies just for you.


Pay a visit to the Galleria dell’Accademia and see Michelangelo’s Statue of David. Afterwards, enjoy a guided tour of Florence.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Stop in Pisa to see the Leaning Tower, then embrace the chic coastal vibe of Portofino. Arrive in Rapallo, complete with a 16th-century castle sitting high above the sea.

Stay: Two Nights, Rapallo, Excelsior Palace Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Today is entirely dedicated to exploring Italy’s Cinque Terre, consisting of five picture-perfect World Heritage-listed cliffside villages. Dating back to medieval times, the villages were constructed in such an intricate way, the steep terraced cliffs are incomparable in terms of their grandeur.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

In Valpolicella, stop for a tour and a light lunch at Villa Serego Alighieri. Sample the rich, red Amarone wine that this historic vineyard is so highly renowned for producing.


Arrive in Venice and transfer by boat to your hotel.

Stay: Two Nights, Venice, San Clemente Palace Kempinski

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Tour the icons of Venice, or perhaps embark on a culinary journey through the city.


It’s time for the quintessential Venetian experience as you take in an enchanting gondola ride before having the evening to wander the canal-lined streets.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Travel via the emerald city of Ljubljana to Zagreb, where you will enjoy a guided tour and a Farewell Dinner.

Stay: Esplanade Zagreb Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Travel to Budapest, where you will be transferred to your hotel. Enjoy an evening at leisure to explore the city.

Stay: Budapest, Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest

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  • Breakfast

Be transferred to the airport.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Valpolicella Historic Mansion

Embark on a visit to a stunning historic mansion and vineyard Valpolicella as you enjoy a light lunch.

Sina Villa Medici

Set in the heart of Florence, the Sina Villa Medici offers an oasis of verdant gardens and art galleries.

Luxurious accommodation

No matter which destination, you will stay in luxurious accommodation throughout your journey.

As a family-owned company, we take great pride in treating each and every guest as part of the family