Example trip

Classic Italy

Best for:

History buffs, culture vultures and foodies

10 nights
$6840
Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep

Itinerary highlights

  • A tasting tour of the lagoon city of Venice

  • Italian food & wine with vineyard visits and cookery classes

  • The art and sculpture of the Italian Renaissance in Florence

  • Explore Vatican City and the archaeological sites of Rome

  • The ruins of the ancient Roman town of Pompeii

Curated by Verity

“You’ll never feel more connected to Italy’s past than when viewing the frescoes at the Duomo in San Gimignano. These are the original frescoes from the 1300’s so they are truly special.”

Itinerary Details

Day 1
Arrival in Venice

Upon arrival at the airport, you’ll be escorted to your accommodation.

The rest of your day will be spent at your leisure, armed with our list of recommended attractions to help you have a great start to your trip.

From: $6840 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 2
Venice

Today you’ll enjoy a private boat excursion to explore the islands of Murano and Burano in the Venetian lagoon, followed by a tasting tour of Venice.

From: $6840 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 3
Venice – Florence – Siena – S. Gimignano – Chianti Classico

Upon arrival in Florence, you’ll be transferred to your hotel.

Over the next couple of days, you’ll explore the medieval villages of Siena and S. Gimignano, enjoy a vineyard visit and tasting, and participate in a Tuscan cookery class in Chianti Classico.

From: $6840 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 4
Venice – Florence – Siena – S. Gimignano – Chianti Classico

Today you’ll be escorted to the airport for your onward journey.

From: $6840 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 5
Venice – Florence – Siena – S. Gimignano – Chianti Classico

During your stay in the Italian capital, you’ll visit UNESCO-listed sites at Tivoli, and wander around the villages and countryside of Castelli Romani.

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Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 6
Venice – Florence – Siena – S. Gimignano – Chianti Classico

Enjoy a guided tour of the historical and cultural delights of Florence, before transferring to Rome.

 

From: $6840 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 7
Florence – Rome – Tivoli – Castelli Romani

Take time to visit UNESCO-listed sites at Tivoli, and wander around the villages and countryside of Castelli Romani.

From: $6840 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 8
Florence – Rome – Tivoli – Castelli Romani

Spend the day at leisure exploring or relaxing.

 

From: $6840 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 9
Rome – Naples – Tramonti – Pompeii

Spend the next few days exploring the medieval villages of Siena and S. Gimignano. Eenjoy a vineyard visit and tasting, and participate in a Tuscan cookery class in Chianti Classico.

 

From: $6840 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 10
Rome – Naples – Tramonti – Pompeii

Continue to explore and also enjoy some leisure time. Your Travel Designer can recommend activities that suit your needs prior to departure.

From: $6840 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 11
Rome – Naples – Tramonti – Pompeii

Continue to explore this beautiful city. Your LIghtfoot Travel Designer can advise on activities prior to departure.

From: $6840 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 12
Departure

Today you'll be escorted to the airport for your onward journey home.

From: $6840 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing