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Best of Italy 2019 - Trafalgar
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Anonymous "The trip has inspired me to learn more about history our guide Kassie was amazing and knew everything about everything. She was also our fantastic leader and nothing seem to faze her. Would love to do another trip with Kassie as she puts more then 100 percent into her job. She cares about every detail and made things go so smoothly . this was the best trip out . And we have travelled a lot. Our ..."
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67 reviews
Starts
Rome
Destinations
+14
Ends
Rome
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Highlights

  • Gaze at the frescoed ceiling of the Sistine Chapel
  • Feast on tortellini, parmesan, and tasty local treats
  • Pass through fair Verona and admire Juliet's balcony
  • Wander the streets of Florence with a gelato in hand
  • Float beneath the Bridge of Sighs in watery Venice
  • Explore the frozen remains of tragic Pompeii
Age range
5 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel
Max Group Size
50
Transportation
Coach / Bus
Travel style
In-depth Cultural, Coach / Bus
Start and end in Rome! With the in-depth cultural tour Best of Italy 2019, you have a 13 day tour package taking you through Rome, Italy and 12 other destinations in Italy. Best of Italy 2019 includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • S
    Written on January 1, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Nothing short of perfect.

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  • JS
    Written on December 30, 2018
    2.0 - Rather poor

    Please treat everyone the same. We pay the same money and should be treated the same regardless of race or ethnic background.

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  • DH
    Written on November 24, 2018
    3.5 - Good

    We thought the hotels would have served us better if they all supplied tea/coffee making facilities! When we asked for this @ the Mediterranean Hotel in Florence we came across two rather rude nighttime reception employees! They responded that only the... Read more

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  • J
    Written on October 14, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    The tour was fantastic,the itinerary well planed included all the things and places I wanted to see and even more on the optional trips.The bus was in very good condition always very clean. The driver Maurizio was exceptional very careful negotiating those... Read more

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  • Best of Italy 2019 reviewer 5
    Written on September 22, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    our driver and guide were great; no spectacular. They did everything possible to make the trip the best. I had a few small complaints though, the hotel rooms were nice and clean but except for one exception in Lake Maggiore too small. Also there should be... Read more

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  • LK
    Written on August 2, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    Great tour, I had a great time and met some great people, saw some amazing sights!

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  • A
    Written on July 29, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    The trip has inspired me to learn more about history our guide Kassie was amazing and knew everything about everything. She was also our fantastic leader and nothing seem to faze her. Would love to do another trip with Kassie as she puts more then 100... Read more

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  • B
    Written on July 28, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Our guide Kassie Jones was just perfect. She is professional, knowledgeable and extremely caring and great fun. We would recommend her highly in a heart beat.

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  • A
    Written on July 27, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    Awesome tour and travel director

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  • R
    Written on July 25, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Kassie has provided an excellent support and keep us well informed throughout the whole trip. Thanks again Kassie, you been fantastic! Cheers, Rotha

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Rome (2 Nights)
    Start point Una Hotel Roma or Il Cantico
  2. Day 2: Rome Sightseeing and Free Time
  3. Day 3: Rome – Pompeii – Sorrento (2 Nights)
  4. Day 4: Isle of Capri Excursion
  5. Day 5: Sorrento – Cassino – Assisi
  6. Day 6: Assisi – Verona – Venice (2 Nights)
  7. Day 7: Venice Orientation and Free Time
  8. Day 8: Venice – Milan – Lake Maggiore (2 Nights)
  9. Day 9: Lake Como Excursion
  10. Day 10: Lake Maggiore – Pisa – Florence (2 Nights)
  11. Day 11: Florence Sightseeing and Free Time
  12. Day 12: Florence – San Gimignano – Rome
  13. Day 13: Depart Rome
    End point Sheraton Parco De Medici, Via Salvatore Rebecchini, 39, 00148 Roma RM, Italy

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
    1. Rome - Una/Il Cantico Authentic Accommodation

      Address: Via del Cottolengo 50, 00163 Rome, Italy

    2. Sorrento - La Residenza/Johanna Park

      Address: Via Nastro Verde 25, 80067 Sorrento NA, Italy

    3. Assisi - Cenacolo Authentic Accommodation

      Address: Viale Patrono d'Italia, 70, 06081 Santa Maria degli Angeli PG, Italy

    4. Venice - Grande Albergo Ausonia and Hungaria Authentic Accommodation

      Address: Granviale Santa Maria Elisabetta, 28, 30126 Lido VE, Italy

    5. Lake Maggiore - Simplon

      Address: Corso Giuseppe Garibaldi, 52, 28831 Baveno VB, Italy

    6. Florence - Grand Hotel Mediterraneo/Adler Cavalieri

      Address: Lungarno del Tempio, 44, 50121 Firenze FI, Italy

    7. Rome - Sheraton Parco De Medici

      Address: Via Salvatore Rebecchini, 39, 00148 Roma RM, Italy

    *Please note exact accommodation and details are re-confirmed at time of booking and subject to change up to 6 weeks prior to departure

  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

Videos

  • Western Europe Travel Guide
  • Love Travel?
  • An Insiders Guide to Rome
  • Learn to cook like an Italian!
  • An Insider's Guide to Venice
  • Connect With Locals | Castello Del Trebbio | Florence, Italy + Dive Into Culture | Chef Libero | Florence, Italy
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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • Are tips included in the package price?

      All hotel tips, charges and local taxes are included in the tour price, and there are no hidden extra costs! Optional excursions and some dinners and lunches are not included, giving you the freedom to dine where you wish.

    • When and where does the tour end?

      This tour ends after breakfast at Occidental Aurelia by Barcelo in Rome. Please be aware that the final hotel is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      Day 1 of this tour is an arrivals day, which means that you can arrive at Grand Tiberio Hotel in Rome anytime during the day. Spend the rest of your day relaxing or take a leisurely stroll around the city. Please be aware that the meeting hotel is subject to change until your final documents are released.

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    Location
    Start and end in Rome.
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    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm this Trafalgar booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 11 March 2019 the full payment of $3,533 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $3533 for Best of Italy 2019, but the deposit of $200 is non-refundable.
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    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,810 km.
    • Rome (Italy)
    • 211 km
    • Pompei (Italy)
    • 17 km
    • Sorrento (Italy)
    • 15 km
    • Capri (Italy)
    • 15 km
    • Sorrento (Italy)
    • 308 km
    • Assisi (Italy)
    • 265 km
    • Venice (Italy)
    • 103 km
    • Verona (Italy)
    • 141 km
    • Milan (Italy)
    • 70 km
    • Lake Maggiore (Italy)
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