Trip Overview

Best of Italy (5-star hotels)

Tour rating: 4.89 / 5, Based on 22 Reviews
Private tour to Italy

Spend unforgettable time exploring the precious gems of most sought-after destinations in Italy. Make your way from the dazzling romantic canals of Venice to the world capital of Renaissance, Florence, and its famous Duomo. Then on to the inspiring sights of Rome, including the ancient Colosseum, as a highlight of your trip take in the beauty of the Vatican, and finish off your tour in the sun-kissed Amalfi Coast.
 

Best of Italy (5-star hotels)

11 days4 cities
Italy1 country
Private tour to Italy
From
$5,545
Tour rating: 4.89 / 5, Based on 22 Reviews

Spend unforgettable time exploring the precious gems of most sought-after destinations in Italy. Make your way from the dazzling romantic canals of Venice to the world capital of Renaissance, Florence, and its famous Duomo. Then on to the inspiring sights of Rome, including the ancient Colosseum, as a highlight of your trip take in the beauty of the Vatican, and finish off your tour in the sun-kissed Amalfi Coast.
 

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Day-By-Day

Venice

first destination
3 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival to Venice
Transfer
Transfer

Welcome to Florence! Upon arrival, you have a private water-taxi transfer to the hotel for the check-in. The rest of the day is at your own leisure to relax after the trip.

Day 2
Venice Sightseeing
City tour
City tour

After breakfast at the hotel, meet your private guide in the lobby and enjoy a wonderful walking city tour of all the must-see places of Venice.

Day 3
Free Day in Venice & Train to Florence
Free day
Free day

Today is reserved for you to explore and enjoy Venice on your own. We suggest visiting the Peggy Guggenheim Collection or joining our carefully planned optional day trip.

Metropole Hotel, Venice
5

The world-class Metropole Hotel is a luxurious property, set in the exceptional location within walking distance from St Mark's Square. The hotel offers to stay in elegant air-conditioned guest rooms providing refined design and having free Wi-Fi, a mini-bar, and a private bathroom with complimentary toiletries. Moreover, Metropole houses the 1-Michelin star Met Restaurant offering gourmet cuisine.

train
Venice
Florence
2 hrs

Modern Italian trains are among the fastest and most comfortable ways to get to Florence. Free WiFi, power sockets, comfortable seats with footrests, and extensive luggage space are at your service during the journey.

Florence

second destination
2 days in the city
3 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 4
Florence Sightseeing
City tour
City tour
Museum
Museum

Following breakfast in the hotel, meet with your private guide and go on a comprehensive walking tour of Florence's highlights. Today's program includes exploration of the Piazza del Duomo with a visit to the Baptistery.

Day 5
Free Day in Florence or Optional Trip
Free day
Free day

Today is free day for you to savor magnificent Florence on your own or join one of our carefully planned optional tours to ancient and scenic destinations, located about a one-hour drive away from Florence.

Hotel Brunelleschi, Florence
5

Being one of the finest boutique hotels in Florence, Hotel Brunelleschi is set in a restored Byzantine tower and boasts an exceptional location just next to the famous Duomo. The hotel provides amazing service and luxurious accommodation in elegantly decorated Baroque-style rooms with air-conditioning, a mini-bar, WiFi, and LCD TV. Guests can choose to dine in one of the gourmet hotel's restaurants: Osteria della Pagliazza and Santa Elisabetta.

train
Florence
Rome
1 hr 30 min

Taking a train is one of the best options for traveling from Florence to Rome. Trains in Italy are well-equipped, fast, and conveniently connect these Italian cities from one center to the other.

Rome

third destination
3 days in the city
3 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 6
Highlights of Rome & Colosseum
City tour
City tour

After breakfast in the Florence hotel you check out and board a train to Rome. After check-in, meet your guide for a stroll through the very heart of Rome. The highlight of your day is a tour of the Colosseum.

Day 7
Vatican Sightseeing
City tour
City tour

In the morning after breakfast meet your guide and head to a walled enclave and the world’s smallest independent state - Vatican. When inside, you visit the apartments of Julius II, Pinecone Courtyard, Gallery of the Maps.

Day 8
Free Day in Rome
Free day
Free day

Today is reserved for you to explore and enjoy Rome on your own. After breakfast you can do some independent sightseeing, shop for souvenirs or have a good rest.

St. Regis Hotel, Rome
5

Nestled in the historic center of the Eternal City, the deluxe hotel St. Regis is one of the most appetizing accommodation options in Rome. Guests can enjoy a stay in spacious rooms with a flat-screen TV,  a mini-bar, free WiFi, and a marble bathroom with free toiletries. There's also an extensive pillow selection available. Among other hotel's amenities are a health club and spa.

train
Rome
Sorrento
2 hrs 40 min

A train ride in Italy is a memorable experience. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful views of Southern Italy. One of our trusted drivers will take you to the station and meet you when you get to Sorrento.

Sorrento

fourth destination
3 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 9
Transfer to Sorrento
Transfer
Transfer

Following breakfast you check out from the Rome hotel. Your driver transfers you to the train station to board a train that takes you to Naples.

Day 10
Free Day at Amalfi Coast
Free day
Free day

Today following breakfast at your hotel you have a free day to continue enjoying fascinating Sorrento at your leisure. You can join one of our carefully planned optional tours.

Day 11
Departure
Transfer
Transfer

This is the last day of your amazing tour to Italy! After breakfast your driver meets you at the hotel lobby and takes you to the airport for your flight back home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future vacations!

5-star hotel
5

Collect memories of a lifetime and enjoy your perfect vacation, staying in a stylish 5-star hotel. Offering a wide range of impeccable services, central location, and great facilities to take advantage of, the hotel provides everything a traveler can ask for a nice stay. The pictures in the gallery are examples of 5-star hotels we offer.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable centrally located 5-star hotels in Venice, Florence, Rome and Amalfi Coast (or Sorrento);
  • Delicious breakfasts at your hotels;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary with private drivers;
  • 1st class train tickets Venice - Florence, Florence - Rome, Rome - Salerno;
  • Sightseeing tours with private professional English-speaking guides;
  • Entrances to St. Mark's Basilica, Doges Palace, Loggia dei Cavalli, Grande Museo del Duomo and Academia in Florence, Colosseum, Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica;
  • All tourist fees & taxes, including tourist city taxes;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Important: Tourist city taxes are applied in Italy and some hotels cannot receive payment for the city tax beforehand, therefore you might need to pay additional fees on the spot. The fares usually range from 1-7 euros.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Fully tailor-made program according to your interests
  • Accommodation at best hand-picked 5-star hotels all situated in the city centers, close to major attractions;
  • 1st class high-speed train transportation between cities
  • Guided visit to Doges Palace in Venice
  • Guided tour inside Florence Baptistery and Grande Museo del Duomo
  • Comprehensive city tour of Rome with guided tours inside Colosseum and Vatican City
  • Exploring Vatican and the Sistine Chapel

What To Know

  • You can expect to find some shops and restaurants closed from 1-4 p.m. as it is "Riposo" time, Italy’s midday siesta. Most places will be also closed on Sundays, most restaurants won’t open until 7 p.m. or later
  • Tipping in restaurants is included in the bill, the cover charge is called ”coperto”. A charge from $1 to $3 will be noted on the menu
  • Make sure you have coins, in Italy you will be typically charged from 1 to 2 Euros to enter a public restroom
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