Italy Trilogy by Rail

A departure from our other two Italy itineraries, the Trilogy by Rail is designed as an independent tour. With a love for the country and years of experience, we will book everything you need – from hotels we know and trust, to rail tickets and expert local guides where appropriate. The Italian trilogy of Rome, Florence, and Venice awaits you, and we are here to make sure your trip is both worry-free and custom suited to your unique needs and interests.

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Title: Trilogy by Rail
Length of Stay: 8 Days 
Cities/Regions: Rome, Florence, Venice
Highlights: Highlights of the Classics of Italy
Price: Call for Current Pricing
Includes: 6 Breakfasts
Meal Legend: BB – Buffet Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner

Itinerary

Day 1: USA – Rome

Take an overnight flight from USA to Rome airport (FCO).

Day 2: Rome

Upon arrival at the airport, transfer to your chosen hotel. The rest of the day is free to explore this fascinating city.

Day 3: Rome

After breakfast, join a private or collective sightseeing tour of Rome and discover the Eternal City, or tour the Vatican Museum. This evening, we suggest you experience some great Roman cuisine in a typical trattoria.

Day 4: Rome – Florence

This morning, transfer to the rail station for a train ride to Florence. Upon arrival, check in at your hotel. The day is at leisure to discover the beauties of this Renaissance city. Join a collective or private tour showing Stazione Station Santa Maria Novella, the Duomo, San Marco, Santa Croce, Zecca Vecchia, Piazzale Michelangelo, Galileo, Villa Cora, Porta Romana, Pitti Palace, Tornabuoni and many other sites such as Uffizi and the Academy of Fine Arts. Independently admire the marvels of Donatello and Michelangelo works of art or shop for Florentine gold items and leather goods.

Day 5: Florence

Enjoy a morning at leisure or take an optional tour to the medieval towns of Siena and San Gimignano, or opt for a visit to the Tuscan countryside to enjoy a wine tasting in one of its many cellars.

Day 6: Florence – Venice

After breakfast, board your first class train to Venice. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. Savor the sights and sounds of this unique city full of canals and narrow streets. A romantic gondola ride would be hard to resist!

Day 7 – Venice

After breakfast, join a collective or private walking guided city tour of St. Mark’s Square to admire the magnificent 13th century Basilica, the Bridge of Sighs and Doge’s Palace. Later, why not join an optional tour of the Lagoon to visit the center of the glassmaking industry in Murano and the most colorful of the Burano Islands?

Day 8: Venice – USA

After breakfast, transfer to Venice (VCE) airport for your return flight.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tour Includes:
  • Included:
  • Breakfast daily
  • First Class Hotels Centrally Located
  • First Class Rail
  • Licensed Local Guides & Entrance Fees per program
  • Baggage Handling for one piece of luggage

    Not included:
  • Gratuities
  • Porterage at airport
  • Beverages and meals not mentioned in the program
  • Tips
  • Other Entrances and Personal Items
  • All that is not specifically mentioned.
Highlights:
  • Highlights of the Classics of Italy