Costsaver - Europe - Jewels Of Italy: 7 days from R12 800 pps land only

When can I go?

03 – 30 November 2019 from R14 200 pps

01 – 07 December 2019 from R12 800 pps

08 – 21 December 2019 from R14 200 pps

Selected departures

 

Description

7 Days, 1 Countries, 4 Cities

Land Only

 

What’s included in the deal?

  • Return transfers at selected times
  • 6 Nights accommodation
  • 6 Buffet breakfasts and 2 three course dinners
    (see full itinerary in “Hotel Info”)

 

SIGHTSEEING HIGHLIGHTS

Rome
Sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist includes a visit to St. Peter’s Basilica and views of the mighty Colosseum

Pisa
Visit the Square of Miracles to view the Leaning Tower

Florence
Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of the Cathedral, Piazza della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio

Verona
View the Roman Arena and Juliet’s Balcony

Venice
Cruise by private boat to St. Mark’s Square. Visit a traditional glassblowing workshop on Giudecca Island

 

 

More Info

  • Land Only – excludes flights
  • Peak season surcharges and block out dates apply

 

*Tour prices and dates are correct at the time of the website going live, however are subject to confirmation at the time of booking. Note prices displayed reflect available discounted rate. All tour information is correct at time of tours going live, however is subject to change, please confirm all details at time of booking.

 

 

Terms & Conditions

• Packages are subject to availability at the time of the reservation.
• Passport & visa cost (if applicable), travel insurance & items of a personal nature are also not included.
• Prices are subject to change without prior notice due to airfare increases and currency fluctuations.
• Re-booking and cancellation fees apply.
• All prices are per person sharing unless otherwise specified.
• Standard terms and conditions apply.

Jewels of Italy

Explore Italy’s sophisticated capitals of Venice, Florence and Rome. The beautiful cobblestone squares, centuries’ old tradition and historic highlights like the mighty Colosseum, Leaning Tower of Pisa and the spectacular Duomo are must-visits on your open-air museum tour of this fascinating destination.

 


Full Itinerary

 

Day 1: ARRIVE ROME (2 NIGHTS)

Welcome to Rome. After checking in, relax and unwind. Later meet with your Travel Director and fellow travellers. This evening, consider a stroll around this fascinating ancient city and mingle with the locals in beautiful squares with stunning architecture.

HOTEL
Ergife Palace

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Delights of Rome with Dinner

Spend an evening getting to know Rome. We’ll take you via coach where you’ll have the chance to see some of the city’s much-loved sights. Afterwards, you’ll enjoy a delicious light dinner of Italian specialities, alongside local music and drinks.

Adult Price: €50.00

Please note prices are subject to change without prior notice


 

Day 2: ROME SIGHTSEEING AND FREE TIME

Your Local Specialist takes you on a sightseeing tour with a visit to the Vatican City. Enter the awe-inspiring St. Peter’s Basilica and view Michelangelo’s statue, the Pietà. Don’t miss the opportunity to join an Optional Experience to visit the famous Sistine Chapel and Vatican Museums. View the mighty Colosseum and see the ancient sites of Rome. Afterwards, enjoy free time to take in the sights or join an Optional Experience to explore the Pantheon and Piazza Navona.

MEAL(S)
Buffet Breakfast

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Piazzas and Fountains of Rome

Discover the most charming areas in the city with a Local Specialist. Wander through the labyrinth of narrow streets and beautiful squares of Rome’s historic centre, leading to highlights such as the Trevi Fountain and the Pantheon, as well as hidden corners of the Eternal City.

Adult Price: €33.00

 

Inside The Vatican & Colosseum

We skip the lines at the Vatican Museums for this tour that shows not just remarkable works of art collected and commissioned over the history of the Papacy, but also Michelangelo’s amazing ceiling frescoes in the Sistine Chapel. Later we hear fascinating tales of gladitorial combat and more on our visit to the Colosseum, again with time-saving VIP entrance.

Adult Price: €81.00

Please note prices are subject to change without prior notice

 


 

Day 3: ROME – PISA – FLORENCE (2 NIGHTS)

This morning, leave Rome and head north towards Central Italy. Travel through picturesque scenery in Tuscany before arriving in the town of Pisa. Visit the Square of Miracles featuring the Leaning Tower, Cathedral and Baptistery. There is time to shop for souvenirs and take pictures. Later, arrive at your hotel near Florence, birthplace of the Renaissance.

MEAL(S)
Buffet Breakfast
HOTEL
Novotel Firenze Nord

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Dinner, Wine And Music In The Tuscan Hills

Join us for a scenic drive through the beautiful Tuscan countryside. We will enjoy a meal at a charming restaurant where a selection of regional favourites is served, accompanied by a selection of local wines and live music. A truly unforgettable experience, with an atmosphere that is the essence of all things Tuscan.

Adult Price: €65.00

Please note prices are subject to change without prior notice


 

Day 4: FLORENCE SIGHTSEEING AND FREE TIME

There are few cities in the world with an artistic legacy to equal that of Florence. Your Local Specialist gives a superb commentary of the city’s history during your walking tour, which includes views of the Baptistery, Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, the impressive Giotto’s Bell Tower, Ponte Vechio and a visit to Piazza della Signoria. Learn about the quality and workmanship of two of this city’s historic industries at demonstrations of Florentine leathercraft and 18-carat gold. Don’t forget to try a gelato! Later enjoy dinner at the hotel.

MEAL(S)
Buffet Breakfast
Dinner

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Michelangelo’s ‘David’ & Accademia

Enjoy an insight into the world of Michelangelo and his masterpiece, David. We visit the Academy of Fine Arts and its Michelangelo collection, where you’ll learn all about the life and works of this immortal Renaissance genius through the expert commentary of our Local Specialist. This optional involves reservations and entrance prepayments. If you decide to cancel this optional, a 50% cancellation fee will be incurred.

Adult Price: €47.00

 

Visit To San Gimignano

Join us for a drive to the nearby hilltop town of San Gimignano, known as the ‘medieval Manhattan’ of Tuscany. Surrounded by fields of sunflowers, vineyards and olive groves, this is Italy’s best preserved medieval city and will give you a taste of day-to-day life in Italy during the Middle Ages.

Adult Price: €36.00

Please note prices are subject to change without prior notice

 


 

Day 5: FLORENCE – VERONA – VENICE (MESTRE) (2 NIGHTS)

Your journey continues north across the dramatic Apennine Mountains to Verona, the home of Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers. View the vast Roman Arena, where concerts are still held regularly each year. Stop and view Juliet’s balcony in a courtyard which has become a popular tourist site for the tragic story of the Montague and Capulet family feud. Head east to the magical, romantic city of Venice.

MEAL(S)
Buffet Breakfast
Dinner
HOTEL
Antony

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Gondolas and the Grand Canal

Join us for a scenic cruise by private water taxi along Venice’s Grand Canal. You’ll admire the magnificent palazzi, as well as catching a glimpse of the Rialto Bridge and St. Mark’s Square. Later on, you’ll glide gracefully on a gondola along Venice’s dreamy, narrow waterways.

Adult Price: €70.00

Please note prices are subject to change without prior notice

 

Day 6: VENICE ORIENTATION AND FREE TIME

Watch the Venetian craftsmen at work creating local specialities at a glassblowing workshop on Giudecca Island. Then cruise by private launch to St. Mark’s Square in the heart of Venice. Admire the Bridge of Sighs, the ornate Doge’s Palace and the Byzantine Basilica of St. Mark. Spend free time afterwards exploring this fascinating city or perhaps take a cruise across the lagoon to Burano for a relaxing farewell dinner. Burano is an island in the Venetian lagoon known for its brightly coloured houses.

MEAL(S)
Buffet Breakfast

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Venice’s Secrets and St. Mark’s Basilica

Explore the hidden maze of streets which make up this unique city as your Local Specialist gives you a fascinating insight into Venice’s past and present. You’ll visit the majestic Basilica of St Mark, where you’ll have a chance to view some of the prized trophies looted by the Venetians in their rise to power.

Adult Price: €36.00

Lagoon Cruise to Burano with Farewell Dinner

Join us as we discover the Venetian Lagoon by private boat. You will enjoy a delicious farewell dinner with a selection of drinks on the fishermen’s island of Burano, famous for its multi-coloured houses – a real photographer’s paradise.

Adult Price: €72.00

Please note prices are subject to change without prior notice

 


 

Day 7: DEPART VENICE (MESTRE)

This morning say ‘arrivederci’ to Italy, your Travel Director and newfound friends at the end of an unforgettable holiday. Transfers are available to Venice Marco Polo Airport. Conditions apply.

 

MEAL(S)

Buffet Breakfast

 

UNBEATABLE FEATURES

  • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences

  • Luxury air-conditioned coach

  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

  • Variety of Optional Experiences

  • City orientation tours

  • An expert Travel Director and a professional driver

  • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes

  • Airport transfers are provided on the first and last travel day. Conditions apply

Canada

Country in North America

Description

Canada is a North American country stretching from the U.S. in the south to the Arctic Circle in the north. Major cities include massive Toronto, west coast film centre Vancouver, French-speaking Montréal and Québec City, and capital city Ottawa. Canada’s vast swaths of wilderness include lake-filled Banff National Park in the Rocky Mountains. It’s also home to Niagara Falls, a famous group of massive waterfalls.

Population: 37,06 million (2018) StatCan, Trending
Capital: Ottawa
Prime minister: Justin Trudeau
Points of interest: Stanley Park, CN Tower, MORE
Official languages: French, English

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10 South Boulevard
Bruma
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Johannesburg
South Africa

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