Northern Italy

Northern Italy

Purpose: Scenery, Nature, Culture, History
No. of days: 8 days - 7 nights
First & Last Cities: Rome. Milan
Other cities: La Spezia, Cinque Terre
Starting cost: $975
Day 1 - Mon: Rome
Upon arrival in Rome you’ll be met and transferred to your hotel. Enjoy a free day in the "Eternal City."
Day 2 - Tue: Rome
Join your walking tour of Rome and visit the Trevi Fountain, where throwing in a coin ensures returning to Rome, the Piazza Navona, site of Bernini's fountains and the Pantheon. [B]
Day 3 - Wed: Rome
Enjoy a free day in Rome or take an optional tour to the Naples, Pompeii and Capri.  Consider a meal in Travestere this evening. [B]
Day 4 - Thu: Rome, Florence
Board the train to Florence* (ticket included). Upon arrival in Florence, make your way to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure. [B]
Day 5 - Fri: Florence
Today enjoy your walking city tour included in your program and discover Florence’s unique heritage and breathtaking beauty accompanied by an expert and fun tour guide. During this walk, you will see Piazza della Signoria with the town-hall Palazzo Vecchio, the Duomo, the Baptistery with its ‘Gates of Paradise’, Giotto’s independent bell tower, Brunelleschi’s Dome, Santa Trinita and Orsanmichele Church, and the Pontevecchio Bridge. During this same day visit the Uffizi Gallery with your guide [B]
Day 6 - Sat: Florence, Cinque Terre, La Spezia
Join your tour to Cinque Terre. You will visit the famous villages of Riomaggiore, Manarola, Monterosso and Vernazza. At the end of your visit you will be dropped at La Spezia and check in at your hotel for overnight. [B]
Day 7 - Sun: La Spezia, Milan
This morning join your train trip* (ticket included) to Milan. Upon arrival check into your hotel and start exploring this fashion city.  Do not miss out on visiting the impressive Milan Duomo. [B]
Day 8 - Mon: Milan, USA
After breakfast, at the appointed time you’ll be transferred to Malpensa Airport to catch your return flight home. [B]
[B] = Breakfast
* Transportation (either public or by taxi) between your hotel and railroad stations or vice-versa is readily available. However, should require pre-arranged transfers please let us know at time of booking and we’ll get confirmation and issue documents for your transfer(s).






Tour includes
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • 7 nights accommodation in hotels of your choice:
    • Rome – 3 nights
    • Florence – 2 nights
    • La Spezia - 1 night
    • Milan – 1 night
  • Breakfast daily
  • Economy Class Train tickets:
    • Rome to Florence (high speed train Frecciarossa - 1,5 hours)
    • La Spezia to Milan (Intercity Train – 3 hours)
  • Group walking tour of Rome (pick up from your hotel)
  • Group walking tour of Florence
  • Skip the line ticket to the Uffizi Gallery (date and time cannot be chosen and depend on availability)
  • Full day excursion to Cinque Terre (from Florence with drop off in La Spezia)
  • English speaking guides for tours
Not included in tour
  • International airline tickets
  • Taxes or surcharges related to airline tickets
  • Transfers between hotels and railroad or bus
  • Optional excursions
  • Entrance tickets to parks, museums and galleries
  • Local city tax to be paid directly on the site at the hotel
  • Travel insurance
  • All alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Other meals not mentioned in itinerary
  • Extras and gratuities
  • Early check-in, late check-out
  • Expenses of personal nature

Hotels in your Tour

Category Hotel Name Tripadvisor
Tourist Class
Rome Alexandra, Accademia, Nord Nuova Roma 4
Florence Boccaccio, Unicorno, Kursaal & Ausonia 4
La Spezia NH La Spezia, CdH La Spezia 3.5
Milan Demidoff, Des Etrangers, Flora 3.5
Tourist Class
Rome Savoy, Barberini, Berg Luxury 4
Florence Roma, Adriatico, GH Baglioni 4
La Spezia NH La Spezia, CdH La Spezia 3.5
Milan Uptown Palace, Grand Visconti Palace, The Square 4
Tourist Class
Rome Sofitel Villa Borghese, GH Via Veneto, Boscolo Exedra 4.5
Florence Regency, Helvetia & Bristol, Golden Tower 4.5
La Spezia NH La Spezia, CdH La Spezia 3.5
Milan Pierre, Westin Palace, Gallia Excelsior 4
Hotels will be confirmed at time of booking and may be substituted by similar ones

Tour Pricing

Season Double Single
Tourist Class
Jul 3,10,17,24,31 $955 $1,375
Aug 7,14,21,28
Sep 4,11,18,25 $1,155 $1,625
Oct 2,9,16,23
First Class
Jul 3,10,17,24,31 $1,115 $1,625
Aug 7,14,21,28
Sep 4,11,18,25 $1,279 $1,885
Oct 2,9,16,23
Jul 3,10,17,24,31 $1,589 $2,579
Aug 7,14,21,28
Sep 4,11,18,25 $2,119 $3,605
Oct 2,9,16,23
Prices are per person and may change without notice           
Tour Code: IT06ROM20IC