Take in the Italian Riviera, passing seaside villages and colourful houses which climb up the rugged mountainside.
Savour a traditional Tuscan lunch, sampling locally made olive oils, delicious antipasti and regional wines.
Get to know like minded people during your journey as you discover new cultures and landscapes.
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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 BristolDaily :
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.Daily :
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 PalaceDaily :
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.Daily :
Visit the Basilica of St Francis of Assisi, then journey on to Perugia.
Stay: Perugia, Hotel Brufani PalaceDaily :
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 CollectionDaily :
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.Daily :
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 HotelDaily :
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.Daily :
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 KempinskiDaily :
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.Daily :
Travel via the emerald city of Ljubljana to Zagreb, where you will enjoy a guided tour and a Farewell Dinner.
Stay: Esplanade Zagreb HotelDaily :
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 BudapestDaily :
Be transferred to the airport.Daily :
Set in the heart of Florence, the Sina Villa Medici offers an oasis of verdant gardens and art galleries.
No matter which destination, you will stay in luxurious accommodation throughout your journey.
Embark on a visit to a stunning historic mansion and vineyard Valpolicella as you enjoy a light lunch.
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