Prague, Austria and Italy
INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPATION FEE (minimum 30 participants):
Basic fee starting from € 1575.00
Surcharges: single room € 335.00
The fee includes:
Trip by Gran Turismo bus as per program - Accommodation in 3 and 4 star hotels in twin/double rooms - Half board from dinner on the 1st day to breakfast on the 14th day - Language guides for visits as scheduled - Booked entrances to the Vatican Museums - Entrances to the Scrovegni Chapel in Padua, Cinqueterre Park Card, Orvieto Cathedral, Royal Palace in Caserta, Pompeii Archaeological Park included - Transfer by boat from the Tronchetto car park to St. Mark's Square and vice versa in Venice included -
POSSIBILITY OF PERSONALIZED PROGRAMS
Arrival at Prague airport, transfer to the city centre and with guide starting visiting the Old town quarter (Stare Mesto). Accomodation in hotel, dinner and overnight.
PRAGUE - WIEN
Breakfast. In the morning we continue our visit with the Prague Castle (Hrad). Lunch. In the afternoon we leave for Wien. We arrive to the hotel, check-in, dinner and overnight.
Breakfast. Full day guided tour of Wien: St Stephan's dome and pedestrian centre, the Ring with its famous palaces such as Opera house, Votive church, town hall palace and the Parliament. Lunch. In the afternoon we continue our visit to Schoenbrunn castle, Habsburgical summer imperial seat, favorite residence of princess Sissi. Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight.
WIEN - MARIAZELL
Breakfast. Departure for Mariazell. Arrival and lunch. We visit the most famous European Marian sanctuary, a spiritual centre where the Virgin Mary is venerated as “Mater Gentium Slavorum”. Hotel check in, dinner and overnight.
MARIAZELL - VENICE
Breakfast. In the morning we leave for Italy. We stop for lunch during the journey. In late afternoon we arrive to Venice Mestre, accomodation in hotel, dinner and overnight.
Breakfast. Departure for Tronchetto port. We take a ferry boat to San Marco Square, the real heart of this unique city in the whole world for its artistic, cultural and historical patrimony which mirrors itself in the water of the Laguna. We start our guided tour with the visit of the famous St. Marco’s basilica, an architectural masterpiece of byzantine-venetian style, then Ducal palace and the Clock tower. Lunch in restaurant. In the afternoon we continue our tour admiring principal monuments and other palaces of the city. After the tour we return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
VENICE – PADUA – SIRMIONE
Breakfast. In the morning we leave for Padua. Upon arrival we meet a guide that leads us to a tour throught this city of unique artistic patrimony: we visit Scrovegni Chapel with Giotto frescoes and Basilica of St. Anthony. These are only few examples of the enormous richness of palaces, museums and squares. Lunch and in the afternoon we continue to the town of Sirmione (Lake Garda). Arrival and visit of the historical centre. Accomodation in hotel in the surrounding area, dinner and overnight.
SIRMIONE – MONTEROSSO
Breakfast. After breakfast we leave for Monterosso, a beautiful small village on the Cinque Terre coast, Unesco heritage. We have lunch and in the afternoon we make a guided tour in the park of Cinque Terre. Accomodation in hotel, dinner and overnight.
MONTEROSSO – ORVIETO - ROME
Breakfast. In the morning we leave for Orvieto. Lunch. After lunch we have a guided tour of Orvieto cathedral, gorgeous example of roman-gothic architecture. It is adorned with many artistic works such as Corporal Reliquary, a masterpiece of the 1300 goldsmiths' shops. After the tour we leave for Rome. Accomodation in hotel, dinner and overnight.
Breakfast. In the morning we visit with guide the Vatican museums (visit booked in advance), the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica. Lunch. In the afternoon we continue our tour with the baroque Rome: Quirinale palace, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon, Piazza di Spagna and Navona square. Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight.
Breakfast. Possibility to take part in the public audience with Pope Francesco in San Pietro square (if the Pope is in Rome). Lunch. In the afternoon we continue visiting with guide this imperial city with a panoramic view of Campidoglio square, Fori Imperiali and Colosseum (from outside). After the tour we return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
ROME – CASERTA – POMPEI - NAPOLI
Breakfast. In the morning we leave for Caserta to visit with guide the famous Bourbon Realm. Lunch. In the afternoon we go to visit the Pompei site: we see the ancient Roman city buried by the eruption of Vesuv in 79 AD. We continue to Naples, accomodation in hotel, dinner and overnight.
Breakfast. The whole day is dedicated to admire with guide the most beautiful spots of this city. Lunch in the restaurant during the visits. Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight.
NAPLES - ROME
Breakfast. Transfer to Fumicino airport where we take our flight home.