Our independent Italian Perfetto tour
brings you the perfect blend of wonderful Rome, romantic Florence and the
- Exciting New
- 9 Meals -Breakfast
- Explore Rome, Florence
and the Tuscany region
- Culinary delights at
the Villa with a welcome dinner and a cooking class
Your Italian Perfetto tour includes:
- Arrival transfer from Rome airport to
Hotel in Rome
- Seven nights accommodations -
including 2-nights at a Tuscan villa
- Italian buffet or continental buffet
breakfast daily except for day of arrival
- Welcome dinner at the Villa including
- Tour fo the Vatican and
- Private transfer from Rome hotel to
Rome train station
- First class train with confirmed
seat from Rome to FlorencePrivate transfer from Florence rail station to
- Tour of
- Car at disposal
fro full day tour excursion to Chianti region with full day English speaking
to a Tuscan butcher fro a Salami tasting
- Visit and wine
tasting at Verazzano Castle
- Pizza making with
Mamma Paola at the Villa
- Private transfer to Florence Airport
or rail station from the Villa
- Portfolio of travel
Perfetto - Your Daily Itineary:
Day 01: U.S. - Rome.
Depart the U.S. for your overnight flight
to Rome. Dinner served on board. Tours purchased on a land only basis
begin on Day 02.
Day 02: Arrive Rome.
Upon arrival in Rome, you have a private transfer from the airport to
your hotel. The remainder of your day is at leisure. Perhaps
relax at our hotel or explore the city on your own. Overnight
in Rome. (Transfers between 8:00 pm and 8:00 am are additional.)
Day 03: Rome.
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. We are collected from our hotel between
7:45-8:15 am, to enjoy a visit to the Vatican Museums and
Sistine Chapel. Our tour jumps the queue and here our guide
will lead us into the museums where we will visit one of the most
important art collections in the world. Admire the beautiful
spiral stairways and the gallery of tapestries before arriving at the
famous Sistine Chapel. (Note that this tour will not enter the
Basilica due to the Papal Audience on Wednesday). Free time to explore
the Vatican at your leisure. Your tour ends at the Vatican,
where you can make your own way back to the hotel or explore Rome at
Day 04: Rome.
After breakfast your morning is free at
leisure in Rome. This afternoon, we are collected from our hotel
to enjoy a glorious tour of Ancient Rome. We visit the
Colosseum and the archaeological area. The tour ends in a
central location in Rome, where you are free to further enjoy the city.
Overnight in Rome.
05: Rome - Florence.
After breakfast, our driver will transfer us to the train station for our journey to Florence (2nd class rerserved seat). Once there, a local driver will meet
us at the rain station and transfer us to our centrally
located hotel. Our afternoon is free to discover this wonderful city
independently. Overnight in Florence.
After breakfast, make your way to Piazza Stazione, at the corner with
Piazza dell’ Unità (in front of LoramodaShop) by 9:15 am,
where you will meet your guide. Your tour of Florence includes the
Duomo, a visit of Accademia Gallery where you can admire David by
Michelangelo and many other great works. Spend afternoon at leisure.
Overnight at your Florence hotel.
Day 07: Florence - Tuscany.
You are collected from your hotel this morning and make your way to the
Chianti area. Meet your local guide and travel to Castellina in
Chianti, which stands on the border between Florentine and
Senese Chianti. It has Etruscan roots and has always played an
important role between conflicts between Florence and Siena. The
majestic fortress and the massive walls prove its glorious past.
Continue to Greve in Chianti where the great explorer Giovanni
da Verrazzano was born, as celebrated by the statue in the main square,
Piazza Matteotti. The Church of Santa Croce keeps important
artworks by Florentine artists such as Andrea Della Robbia and deserves
a visit. Then stop at the wonderful Castle of Verrazzano for a
visit and wine tasting. This evening we enjoy a welcome dinner at our
Villa, the Villa Casagrande
Day 08: Florence - Cooking Class.
After breakfast at the Villa enjoy the day at your leisure. You can
decide to visit the health centre of the Villa, rent bikes, go
horseback riding, take a walk in the town (right outside the
Villa gate) or visit the cellar and the museum of the Villa which has
been host to Popes and Princes. In the afternoon a cooking
class with Mamma Paola where you will learn the basics of traditional
Italian pizza. Dinner follows with the food you have prepared.
Overnight at the Villa.
Day 09: Florence - U.S.
After breakfast, you have a private transfer to Florence Airport (or
the rail station if requested at time of booking).
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This tour does not include:
- Lunches where not mentioned
- Tips to driver/guide
- City Tax at hotels- as it must be paid directly to hotels
Note: Due to operational times, touring may be adjusted to accommodation
blackouts and closings. For example, Vatican is not availble on Sunday or
religous holidays - where needed, touring in Rome between the Vaitcan and
the Colosseum will be switched. Keep in mind there is not entrance to the
Basilica on Wendesday at the Vatican due to Papal
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