G Adventures
More
Highlights of Italy
Milan to Rome
8 days
Tour code: EIMR

Highlights

Search for your must-see highlights in Milan, Explore the streets and waterways of the City of Canals, Stroll along the Piazzale Michelangelo and take in the view, See that famous tilted tower in Pisa, Dine on Roman cuisine with new friends

Italy sure sounds like a myth, doesn’t it? Incredibly elaborate architecture, idyllic countryside, fascinating history, and, of course, incomparable cuisine. This quick intro to Italy will give you all that and more. Fashionable Milan and Da Vinci’s Last Supper; the famous Venice canals and Piazza San Marco; Florence’s medieval bridge Ponte Vecchio; the Leaning Tower of Pisa; Rome’s ancient trio the Colosseum, Pantheon, and Vatican City. With this tour, you’ve got nothing to lose.

What's included?

Meals

7 breakfasts, 1 dinner

Transport

Walking, bus, train.

Accommodation

Hotels (7 nts).

Included activities

Your Discover Moment: Venice Your Discover Moment: Florence. Orientation walk in Milan, Venice, and Rome. Piazzele Michelangelo Walk. Pisa visit. Traditional Roman meal. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Itinerary

Day 1
Milan
Arrive at any time. We recommend arriving a day early to fully explore this world-renowned city. Please note that if "The Last Supper" is on your must-see list in Milan, we highly recommend purchasing your tickets for the Cenacolo Vinciano Museum months in advance.

Included activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting

Optional activities:

  • Shop the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele
  • Teatro alla Scala Opera House
  • Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia Visit
  • Milan Cathedral
  • The Last Supper (Cenacolo Vinciano Musuem) Visit
Day 2
Milan - Venice
After an orientation walk of Milan, set out on your own explore the fashion capital of Italy. Travel to Venice by train in the afternoon.

Transport: Local train

Included activities: Orientation Walk

Optional activities:

  • Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia Visit
  • Teatro alla Scala Opera House
  • Shop the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele
  • Milan Cathedral

Meals: breakfast

Day 3
Venice
Spend a full day in Venice, the "city of canals". Enjoy an orientation walk over bridges and canals and view Piazza San Marco.

Optional activities:

  • Murano and Burano Islands Visit
  • Gondola Ride
  • Doge's Palace (Palazzo Ducale) Visit
  • Saint Mark's Square and Basilica Visit
  • Campanile San Marco Lookout
  • Guggenheim Museum Visit
  • Scuola Grande di San Rocco

Meals: breakfast

Day 4
Venice - Florence
After enjoying the morning in Venice, travel to the capital of Tuscany, Florence. Opt to visit the stunning Duomo, or the famous Ponte Vecchio. Enjoy an evening walk to Piazzale Michelangelo for a fantastic panoramic view of the city.

Transport: Local train

Included activities: Piazzale Michelangelo Walk

Optional activities:

  • Medici Chapels Visit
  • Il Duomo di Firenze Visit
  • Mercato Centrale (Mercato di San Lorenzo) Visit
  • David (Galleria dell'Accademia) Visit
  • National Museum of Bargello
  • Pitti Palace - Palatine Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art
  • Uffizi Gallery Visit
  • Ponte Vecchio Visit

Meals: breakfast

Day 5
Florence
Spend the day exploring Florence. Opt to see the statue of David, wander the Uffizi, or swing by some shopping stalls. For a truly local experience, indulge your inner gastronome on a culinary tour of the city. Pre-book the Florence Food Tour on the checkout page to include this optional activity on your tour. Please note that if you wish to visit popular sites and want to avoid waiting in line, it is advisable to reserve tickets in advance. We recommend pre-arranging your visit to the Galleria dell'Accademia to see Michaelangelo's 'David' statue.

Optional activities:

  • Uffizi Gallery Visit
  • Medici Chapels Visit
  • Il Duomo di Firenze Visit
  • Mercato Centrale (Mercato di San Lorenzo) Visit
  • David (Galleria dell'Accademia) Visit
  • Siena Visit
  • Pitti Palace - Palatine Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art
  • National Museum of Bargello
  • Ponte Vecchio Visit
  • Florence Food Tour

Meals: breakfast

Day 6
Florence - Rome
Head to Pisa by local train and spend time at the famous leaning tower. Continue on to Rome by train taking in the coastal views.

Transport: Local train, Local train

Included activities: Pisa Visit

Meals: breakfast

Day 7
Rome
Take an orientation walk of the Eternal City before enjoying a free day to explore a myriad of options. While you're here, why not opt to rent a Vespa for the day? Live "la dolce vita" and pre-book the Rome Vintage Vespa Tour on the checkout page to include this optional activity on your trip. In the evening, enjoy a true taste of Italy with a traditional Roman meal. Buon appetito! Please note that if Vatican City is on your must-see list, we highly recommend purchasing your tickets online several weeks prior to your trip. Same-day entrance to St. Peter's Basilica and the Vatican Museums (including the Sistine Chapel) cannot be guaranteed without advance tickets.

Included activities: Orientation Walk

Optional activities:

  • Pantheon Visit
  • Roman Forum Visit
  • Christian Catacombs
  • Sistine Chapel
  • St Peter's Basilica Visit
  • Colosseum Visit
  • Trevi Fountain
  • Trastevere Visit
  • Rome Vintage Vespa Tour
  • Spanish Steps
  • Borghese Gallery

Meals: breakfastdinner

Day 8
Rome
Depart at any time. If you wish to extend your stay in Rome, consider booking post-tour accommodation with us. Please speak to a G Adventures representative about booking accommodations in Rome after your tour ends.

Optional activities:

  • Pantheon Visit
  • Roman Forum Visit
  • Borghese Gallery
  • Christian Catacombs
  • Sistine Chapel
  • St Peter's Basilica Visit
  • Colosseum Visit
  • Trevi Fountain
  • Trastevere Visit
  • Spanish Steps

Meals: breakfast

Pricing and Availability

 

Dates Availability Price (A$)
     
     
     
     
     
     
From Date to Date
$Price was $price
Departure Guaranteed
Availability
Loading...

Send me deals

© Copyright 2019 Defence Escapes Website by VA