Italy Experience

Italy Experience information and booking

from
$2616
  • Duration
    10
    days
  • Physical rating
    4
  • Culture Shock
    4
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Schedule Details

Departs from
Venice
Accommodation
Guesthouse, Hotel
Group Size
Maximum of 16 travellers per group
Budget
ITUG
Transportation
Bus, Ferry, Metro, Public bus, Taxi, Train
Important Notes
A single supplement is available on this trip, please see trip notes for details.

Highlights

Savour some romance along the canals of Venice, Explore pastel coloured villages along the Cinque Terre, See the legendary Leaning Tower of Pisa, Watch a spectacular sunset over Florence, Indulge in Umbrian delicacies

Tour description provided by Intrepid

Travel to Italy and savour the many flavours of this gastronomic haven on a journey from the canals of Venice to the cobblestone streets of Rome. Explore historic sites and picturesque villages on this special food-lovers' adventure through some of the most incredible places in Italy. There is plenty of time to indulge in everything from fresh seafood and hearty wines to the finest balsamic vinegars and pesto in the world. This ten day trip is sure to tantalise all the senses.

Itinerary

Days 1-2 Venice
Built over a hundred small islands connected by 400 bridges, Venice is an artistic masterpiece with charming canals, incredible architecture, an enticing cuisine and a fascinating cultural tradition.
Days 3-4 Cinque Terre
The breathtaking Cinque Terre showcases five charming villages, linked by ancient pathways and dramatic cliffs that drop into the rich blue waters of the Ligurian Sea.
Days 5-6 Pisa/Florence
Pisa is the iconic home of a famous tower that leans and the Piazza del Duomo, a stunning walled area famed for its religious buildings and medieval art. Awash with artistic treasures, Florence is Italy's most revered city for its Renaissance and religious masterpieces, enchanting historic centre and unsurpassed beauty.
Days 7-8 Perugia/Spello
Sitting atop a rocky hill in the heart of Umbria, the beautifully preserved town of Perugia has been a thriving cultural centre since the Middle Ages. One of the prettiest medieval towns in Italy, Spello is home to many ancient Roman monuments and charming enotecas serving local wine and regional food specialties.
Days 9-10 Rome
With timeworn ruins, extraordinary buildings and religious monuments around every corner, Rome is a true gem that seamlessly incorporates modern city life with ancient wonders.