THE GRAND TOUR SPECIAL
FROM € 1860,00
The itinerary The Grand Tour Special is a relaxing holiday for switching off your mind and to fully enjoy italian life style.
ESCORTED TOUR PROGRAM
10 Days Trip from Rome to Levanto
Tour Type: Self-guided
Period: from April to October
Departure: any day
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A relaxing holiday in which to turn off your mind and enjoy all your senses, in which to fully enjoy many different and inebriating experiences, with exciting activities in the comfort and ease of structures selected for the typically Italian elegant atmosphere.
Day 1: Rome
Day 2: Rome
Day 3: From Rome - Tivoli
Day 4: From Rome to Assisi
Day 5: From Assisi to Chianti area
Day 6: From Chianti area to Florence
Day 7: Florence
Day 8: From Florence to Cinque Terre / Portovenere
Day 9: Levanto
Day 10: Cinque Terre and departure
Day 1: ROME
Arrival in Rome; meet & greet at the airport with our representative for the transfer to your centrally located 4* hotel in Rome. Time at leisure.
In the afternoon you will enjoy a welcome drink at the world famous terrace “La Grande Bellezza” to appreciate the most beautiful views of Rome. The roofs of Rome, the dome of San Pietro, Castel Sant'Angelo, the seven hills, everything will be at your feet in the elegance of a frame made famous by a recent movie.
Day 2: ROME
Meeting with your personal private guide to start the walking city tour of Rome. The tour includes the most famous and iconic corners of the eternal city. It will be like living in a movie! Piazza di Spagna, Via Veneto, Fontana di Trevi, Pantheon, Piazza del Popolo and more (it is possible to have the similar tour with the segway in private basis or in group).
Lunch at leisure and time for the shopping. The evening will be dedicated to a very gourmet food tour in the famous neighborhood of Trastevere (the tour is in group and private basis).
Day 3: from ROME - TIVOLI
Private transfer with your guide to visit Villa Adriana in Tivoli. Wanted by the emperor Hadrian as his residence from 117 AD, the villa still stages the glories of the places of power of ancient Rome. The magnificence of this place will surprise you and will remain in your heart like few places for ever.
In the afternoon optional guided tour to the Vatican Town including Sistina Chapel and Vatican Museum,
Day 4: from ROME to ASSISI
Departure from Rome off to Umbria to discover the unspoiled nature and true flavours in the area of Assisi. At arrival, meeting with your local guide for a fantastic new experience with truffles and dogs including a short walk in the meadows for hunting truffles with dogs.
Lunch with fresh black truffles and local fine wines in a wonderful agriturismo near Assisi. In the afternoon city walk inside the medieval walls of Assisi for discovering the prescious frescos of Giotto and his school in the Basilica dedicated to Saint Francis.
Overnight in a beautiful resort with a Spa and pool for your relax.
Day 5: from ASSISI to CHIANTI AREA
Breakfast and departure to Tuscany! Tuscany offers the possibility of many experiences and famous places to visit.
First stop will be the magic Chianti area, famous for the soft hills and the gentle landscape made of never ending vineyards that are lost in the horizons. Here the precious Chianti Red wine is produced since the Medici's time and here you will enjoy the best wines and the italian art of living. Arrival and accommodation in your Tuscan Villa Hotel.
The lunch will be served in a wine cellar with a long and very popular history. It used to belong to the Verrazzano's, the same Verrazzano family of Giovanni, who explored the New York bay first.
Day 6: from CHIANTI AREA to FLORENCE
Departure to Florence and accommodation in your centrally located 4*S hotel. Time at leisure.
In the afternoon you will take a nice walk with your private guide to explore Florence and its never ending beauty: the Cathedral, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vecchio, the Arno and more.
Day 7: FLORENCE
After your typical Breakfast, departure to Florence. The morning is dedicated to the visit of Uffizi Gallery, one of the most famous museums of the world (skip-the-line ticket through our office).
Afternoon at your leisure for brawsing around and discovering real Florence, its markets and its secluded corners like Santo Spirito, San Frediano and more.
Day 8: from FLORENCE to CINQUE TERRE / PORTOVENERE
Departure from Florence to Cinque Terre through Pisa. First stop will be Piazza dei Miracoli to explore the amazing leaning tower (skip-the-line ticket through our office).
Just off Pisa, in the Apuane Alps, you will have a nice light lunch with one of the most traditional local products, Lardo di Colonnata, a special lardon preserved in the marble caves (visit to the marble caves is not included - on request with supplement).
Arrival in Portovenere and accommodation in your 5*S hotel. Afternoon at leisur.
Day 9: LEVANTO
There is no better way to explore this idyllic area than walking the trail of Love, a breathtaking path between the sea and the mountain that runs from Portovenere to Levanto.
The glimpses you will enjoy in this pathway have inspired not only poets and musicians but all the couples and lovers who have traveled this romantic walk suspended between sky and sea.
You will choose the itinerary length according to your fitness level. Optional hiking guide.
Day 10: CINQUE TERRE
After breakfast departure to the airport for your flight. Extension is possible in any place.
Price from € 1860,00
It is possible to extend the stay. Extention has to be requested at reservation.
Supplement for single room on request.
Supplement for private transfer of the tour in on request and price can vary according to the number of people and to the kind of transfers.
Supplement for a guide throughout the tour is on request.
* The tour can be for individual travellers with private car and driver and even for small groups and groups with own van or coach.
Accomodation: 9 overnights in charming cozy accommodations. We have chosen for you very typical and fascinating 3* accommodations with a good value for money located in the very heart of every destination; if you prefer upgraded properties we have chosen for you 4 * S or 5 * hotels with high quality service and every comfort that represent the typical Italian-style welcome, located in historical buildings or located in buildings of great cultural value.
_ FLORENCE: Antica Torre di via Tornabuoni, Hotel Bernini Palace or similar.
_ ROME: The Inn at the roman Forum or similar.
_ CHIANTI: Villa Il Poggiolo or similar.
_ ASSISI: Nun hotel or Valle di Assisi Resort or similar.
_ PORTOVENERE: Grand Hotel Portovenere or similar.
Food: 9 breakfasts, 1 aperitif in roof gardenin Rome, 1 light lunch in the wine estate in Chianti area.
Other Services Included: Private transfer from Rome airport to the hotel on arrival, private transfer with meet & greet in Rome airport, 2 half day guide in Rome, 1 half day guided tour in Florence, UmbriAction assistance 24h.
Price Does Not Include: city tax, transfers to be quoted according to the number of people, entrance to museums and galleries, meals when not mentioned, beverages, tips, and what is not mentioned in the services included.
Difficulty: Moderate / Average
Category: Escorted, Bus or private car with / without driver / Van
Accommodation level: Standard or Superior
Attention: the itinerary might change because of bad weather conditions, pandemic, closure days in general
Departure: guaranteed min 1 persons – groups always available on request
Note: rates are valid fromApril till end of October. Other seasons on request
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