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Best of Italy - Intrepid Travel
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14 days

Best of Italy

From Rome to Venice
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US $3,175
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  • Marvel at Michelangelo's David
  • Visit Vatican City & St. Peter's Basilica
  • Explore the coast of Cinque Terre
  • Take a gondola ride in Venice


Start in Rome and end in Venice! With the in-depth cultural tour Best of Italy, you have a 14 day tour package taking you through Rome, Italy and 11 other destinations in Italy. Best of Italy includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Rome
  2. Day 2: Rome / Florence
  3. Day 3: Florence
  4. Day 4: Florence / Lucca
  5. Day 5: Pisa / Lucca
  6. Day 6: La Spezia
  7. Day 7: Cinque Terre / La Spezia
  8. Day 8: Portofino Peninsula / Asti
  9. Day 9: Asti
  10. Day 10: Milan / Lake Como
  11. Day 11: Lake Como
  12. Day 12: Venice
  13. Day 13: Venice
  14. Day 14: Venice
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Hygiene Measures
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

13 nights

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  • Best of Italy reviewer 1
    · November 06, 2019
    The tour itself was a bit ambitious - not enough time in many places (Rome and Florence for example). On the other hand, I did get to see towns/ cities I would not otherwise have seen. The pace was good. The introductory walks in each new destination... Show more
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Dianne, thank you so much for the feedback and we will be sure to pass it on. Great to hear that the leader was top notch, we are very proud of them. See you again soon! Intrepid
    Trip date: October 2019
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    · September 18, 2019
    The tour was a fantastic insight into best of the various regions of Italy.
    Trip date: April 2019
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    · September 18, 2019
    This trip was superb,I definitely intend to travel with intrepid again and would recommend this trip and intrepid as a company to any friends travelling.
    Trip date: April 2019
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    · September 18, 2019
    Well-organized, good value, many opportunities for free time, good group of fellow travelers.
    Trip date: April 2019
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    · September 18, 2019
    Stayed at really central places. Andrea, our guide, was amazing. His orientation walks were fabulous and extremely informative, his passion is obvious.The places we visited were great, transport etc was very well organised, dinnertime meal venues were... Show more
    Trip date: April 2019
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    · September 18, 2019
    I didn't like that I had to pay again my own room in 2 cities, I paid already before for an own room in general. Also I didn't like the mix of the group.
    Trip date: April 2019
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    · September 18, 2019
    As indicated on all documentation this trip was for the adventurous and with a medium level of fitness.The tour guide was excellent at all times gave us the amount of knowledge and guidance to feel comfortable in venturing out.
    Trip date: April 2019
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    · September 18, 2019
    Itinery great.I would have preferred more information about active things to do in the towns we stayed in eg: mountain bike riding, ferry options, scuba diving, from La Spezia.Lake Como - are there options like kyacking, jet-skiing, is there a bus that... Show more
    Trip date: April 2019
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    · September 18, 2019
    I was a single and there was too much free time which I spent alone.
    Trip date: April 2019
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  • LT
    · May 31, 2019
    Loved the free time to explore personal interests.
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Thanks so much Lindsay We can't wait to hear what adventures you have next. We’re so glad you enjoyed your trip Best of Italy! We’ll pass on your feedback.
    Trip date: May 2019

Dates & Availability

14 days
Best of Italy
From Rome to Venice
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  • When and where does the tour start?

    The adventure starts in Rome, upon check-in at your centrally based accommodation. There are no activities today so you're free to spend the day exploring this wonderful city! Just be sure to be back in time for your important 6 pm welcome meeting.

    The joining point is currently Hotel Stella, which is centrally located near Termini Station and the biggest park in Rome, Villa Borghese. Please be aware that the joining point hotel is subject to change, and will be confirmed in your final travel documents which will be sent 3 - 4 weeks prior to departure.

  • What is the average age of people on this tour?

    The general age range is 25-49 however Intrepid's appeal is diverse, which is why it is all about your shared attitude, not age.

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    • For any tour departing before August 30th, 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after August 30th, 2020, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with Intrepid Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 26 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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