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Italy

Italy has it all. It has beautiful scenery ranging from its scenic coastal areas to its colourful mountain ranges. It has a vast wealth of culture, architecture and ancient sites. It has modern cities and metropolises reflecting contemporary Italy. And don’t forget Italy’s gifts to the world with its wonderful cuisine and wines. Come experience Italy with us.

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Price per person: R26 500

 

R2 000 deposit

Travel Dates:

12-21 July 2022

Flexible Payment Plans:

We require a stipulated deposit at booking and we can create a payment plan that works for you. Payment plans can be broken up into instalments depending on how many months until the start of the trip. Please note that your balance must be paid off 3 months prior to the trip start date.

8

Nights

Included:

 

  • Return flight from Johannesburg (if travelling from another province, please ask for your local flight rate)

  • Airport transfers

  • Accommodation in Rome x 3 nights

  • Accommodation in Venice x 3 nights

  • Accommodation in Milan x 2 nights

  • Breakfast daily

  • Rome walking tour - culture, architecture & food

  • Day trip to Murano & Burano

  • Train from Rome to Venice

  • Train from Venice to Milan

  • Free time exploring Milan

  • Personal Host

  • Personal Photographer

  • Professionally captured photos after the trip

Excluded:

  • Visa (Visa application assistance is available at an extra charge)

  • Travel insurance

  • Non-listed ground transportation

  • Lunch and dinner

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Items of personal nature

Important Information:

  • All prices listed are per person

  • All accommodations will be Double Occupancy (you will have a roommate)

  • Should you wish to have your own room, an additional charge applies.

  • Activities listed on the itinerary are subject to change if needed.

  • In the rare event that it becomes necessary to cancel the trip for reasons beyond our control, we will reschedule the trip.

  • We highly recommend that you purchase a travel insurance that will cover the trip in case you have to cancel.

  • Recommendations for travel insurances will be provided to you should you wish to purchase a travel insurance.

Travel Itinerary

Day 1


We know you have been doing the countdown to this epic trip, so Welcome to Rome, Italy!
Upon arrival, our shuttle will pick you up from the airport and you will be checked into our
accommodation in Rome. After arriving and settling in, we enjoy the rest of the day in the beautiful town, enjoying colourful alleyways and ending the day with the yummy Italian cuisine. Enjoy the rest of the evening as you please.




Day 2


After a delicious complimentary breakfast, we will head to the city to for our tour. It is said that you explore Rome of foot. So wear comfy shoes and lets wow you in the streets of Rome. Our photographer is so excited to take your photos and Rome is one of those cities that are Instagram worthy. Later we will enjoy an Italian cuisine and live like the Italians - la dolce vita way! The rest of the evening is yours to enjoy as you please.




Day 3


Today we enjoy a hop on hop off bus to see some places you cant reach on foot. Get ready to be amazed once more by this ancient city that has invented so many things we still use. Rome is a dream. With over 2000 years of history, you will find a rich wealth of art, architecture, and archeology, not to mention shopping and maybe your favourite pastime in Rome: eating! It is pure joy. The town is very beautiful and has a great vibe!




Day 4


Today we are off to a place you will never forget for as long as you live. Italy’s famous floating city! Venice is a sight to behold. There are no roads, only canals and labyrinthine streets, linking St Mark’s Basilica with quaint coffee shops and hidden art galleries. Enjoy a train ride with amazing views of Italian villages and hills. On arrival to Venice, we will take a water taxi and check into our hotel. Lets just say, be ready for the ride of your life.




Day 5


Today, after breakfast, we visit the Islands of Murano and Burano.

Murano and Burano are the most beautiful islands in the lagoon. They are easily accessible as a day trip, and offer numerous opportunities for shopping, sightseeing and photographing. Burano is a photographer’s dream! Its cheerful and brightly colored houses on the island represent nearly every color of the rainbow. After a day trip to these islands, the evening is yours to enjoy as you wish.




Day 6


We do believe in giving you some free time. So today you enjoy Venice at leisure, as you wish. This is a safe and amazing city to explore on foot by yourself or with your new travel buddies. We will later meet up for our Gondola experience while being whisked away with Opera music in the background. Dress nice. You will have amazing time and photos.




Day 7


Rise and shine – today we are off to the fashion capital of the world. But Milan is not just about fashion. It has some of the city’s most beautiful attractions, including the Duomo di Milano, an impressive Opera House, a striking castle, a great variety of museums and art galleries. We will enjoy an afternoon tour of the city together and the day in the vibrant part of Milan known for great food and nightlife.




Day 8


This is a free day to enjoy as you please. There are optional day activities we can recommend should you like to explore more, such as a day trip to Lake Como or a train trip to Verona. We meet up later for dinner and drinks to spend one last moment together and reminisce about the amazing trip.




Day 9


Time to say goodbye to Italia. Many people who have visited Italy once, have returned many times because this country has so much to offer. So maybe it will not be a goodbye, but SEE YOU LATER.





We look forward to welcoming you to Italy