Reflections of Italy

A 10-Day Collette Tours tour starting from $1,999

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Tour Length: 10 Days
Countries Visited: Italy, Switzerland
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  • Complimentary hotel to hotel baggage handling
 
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Tour Type:
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Tour Category: First Class
Tour Operator: Collette Tours
Tour Code: 3333
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Cities Visited:
Rome, Assisi, Perugia, Siena, Florence, Venice, Malpensa

Revel in the magic of Italy on this 10-day tour that explores the cities of Rome, Florence, Siena, Venice, Assisi, Perugia and Milan. Travel the Tuscan and Umbrian countryside, exploring medieval hill towns and visiting the birthplace of St. Francis, Assisi. Discover the masterpieces of the Renaissance in Florence and see hot glass transformed into exquisite art on Murano Island. Linger in Venice for two nights before ending your journey in Milan.

 
Hotel Accommodations
Rome: Hotel dei Borgia, Massimo D’Azeglio Hotel
Perugia: Sangallo Palace Hotel
Florence: Best Western Rivoli Hotel
Venice: Hotel Carlton on the Grand Canal Hotel
Malpensa: Crowne Plaza Malpensa

14 meals (Welcome and farewell dinners feature local specialties)

Hotel-to-hotel baggage handling

A professional tour manager accompanies you throughout your trip

Expert local guides provide insightful, personalized tours

Unparalleled sightseeing includes all of the "must-sees"

Enriching cultural experiences bring the destination to life

Private climate-controlled motorcoach enhances your tour

 
Day 1 Overnight Flight
Welcome to Italy, a land rich in history, culture, art and romance. Your journey begins with an overnight flight.

Day 2 Rome, Italy - Tour Begins
Welcome to Rome, “The Eternal City.” This evening, join your fellow travelers for a special welcome dinner at a popular local restaurant featuring regional delicacies and fine Italian wines. (Dinner)

Day 3 Rome
This morning you’ll come to know the history and traditions of Rome while on a locally guided panoramic tour featuring the impressive Piazza Venezia, the Circus Maximus, the Arch of Constantine, the famous Piazza Navona, and a visit to the Colosseum. This afternoon it’s your choice! Perhaps a trip to Vatican City, with an optional tour to the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica,* will be on your personal sightseeing list. (Breakfast)

Day 4 Rome - Assisi - Perugia
Ease your way into the local culture as your Tour Manager shares a few key Italian phrases. Travel to Assisi, birthplace of St. Francis. Take in the old-world atmosphere on a guided walking tour of the old city, including the Basilica of St. Francis. Then you are off to medieval Perugia, the historic capital of Umbria. Behold one of the grandest squares in Italy – the Piazza IV Novembre – and delight in the medieval palaces and ornate cathedrals. (Breakfast)

Day 5 Perugia - Siena - Florence
A scenic journey through Tuscany’s graceful low-lying hills brings you to the mystical city of Siena. Delight in its narrow Gothic streets, magnificent palaces and historic Piazza del Campo. After a walking tour with a local expert, take some time to explore the medieval corners of Siena. You are sure to find many surprises among its shops and outdoor cafés. Arrive in Florence – the “Cradle of the Italian Renaissance” – and visit the world-famous Academy Gallery to see Michelangelo’s incredible statue of David before gathering for dinner this evening. (Breakfast & Dinner)

Day 6 Florence
Join a local guide this morning for a cultural tour of Florence. You'll view the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, the Palazzo Vecchio and the Church of Santa Croce. The remainder of the day is at leisure to enjoy this fascinating city on your own. (Breakfast)

Day 7 Florence - Venice
Start your day with a visit to a historic winery in the heart of the Chianti region. In the shadow of its 12th-century castle, learn about the winery’s famed Tuscan wines and enjoy a light lunch filled with local specialties. This afternoon, journey through central Italy, crossing the wooded Apennine Mountains toward the Valley of the Po. Enchanting Venice awaits with 117 tiny islands and its latticework of 150 canals and 400 bridges. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 8 Venice - Murano Island - Venice
See Venice from the water this morning as we board a boat** (weather permitting) bound for Murano Island for an up-close glass making demonstration. Discover the secrets of this ancient art and marvel at the intricate designs of each one-of-a-kind piece. Next, return to Venice and visit lively St. Mark’s Square, the cultural hub of the city. Uncover the stories of Venice as a local expert guides you on a walking tour of the area featuring St. Mark’s Basilica, the Bridge of Sighs, and the Clock Tower with its famous Moors. (Breakfast)

Day 9 Venice - Milan Malpensa
Today you travel to Milan. Take in some of the city’s amazing sights on a locally guided panoramic tour including the Duomo – this magnificent Gothic cathedral is the third largest church in Europe, the Opera House La Scala and Vittorio Emanuele Gallery. Later, perhaps you will indulge in some shopping at the “Quadrilatero della Moda,” Milan’s high-fashion district. Continue to Milan Malpensa for a farewell dinner celebrating the end of an unforgettable trip. (Breakfast & Dinner)

Day 10 Milan Malpensa - Tour Ends
Your tour comes to a close in Milan Malpensa this morning.

 
         
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TRAVEL DOCUMENTS: Necessary Travel Documents such as Passports and Visas is the responsibility of the traveler. Passports must be valid six months from your return travel date.

Discover Siena’s narrow Gothic streets, magnificent palaces and historic Piazza del Campo.

A tour of Florence showcases the cultural treasures of the “Cradle of the Italian Renaissance.”

Enjoy a visit to one of Chianti’s treasured wineries complete with a visit to its medieval castle and a special lunch.

Spend a day in the breathtaking region of Umbria as you visit two of its most important cities: Assisi and Perugia.

UNESCO World Heritage sites visited on this tour: Rome, Assisi, Siena, Florence and Venice.

Experience the benefits of personal audio headsets, designed for better communication between you and your guides throughout your tour.

 

Tour prices are land only rates based on per person, double occupancy.

Some dates may feature various changes in hotels, sightseeing and inclusions.

Government taxes and fees are additional.

Land rates are guaranteed at time of deposit.

Certain taxes and fees are to be paid upon exiting the country in local currencies.

To complete your vacation, we include roundtrip airport-to-hotel transfers when purchasing Collette airfare with your tour.

If you have arranged for your own air, we are pleased to provide you the option of purchasing these transfers.

Please note that all transfers will leave at pre-scheduled times.

Single accommodations are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis.

Please note that most shops and businesses in Italy are closed on Sundays and on national/religious holidays.

When the Vatican option falls on a Wednesday, the order of included and optional tours may be reversed in order to participate in all activities for that day.

Due to the unpredictable nature of the events schedule at the Vatican, on certain dates it may be necessary to visit the Vatican Museums in the afternoon.

Vatican Museums are closed on Sundays and holidays that fall on Saturday.

Most national museums in Florence, including the Uffizi Gallery and the Academy, are closed on Mondays.

On occasion, due to inclement weather, your boat trip to Murano Island may be substituted with a visit to a local glass factory in Venice.

 
 

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