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Veni, Vidi, Vici – The Highlights of Italy

by Travelive Team

7 Nights/ 8 Days

Rome, Florence, Venice

  • 3 Nights Luxury Accommodation in Rome
  • 2 Nights Luxury Accommodation in Florence
  • 2 Nights Luxury Accommodation in Venice
  • Colosseum and Roman Forum Tour
  • Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Florence and Academy Museum
  • Cooking Class Pasta and Gelato Making
  • Venice City and Gondola Ride
  • Transfers
  • Breakfast Daily


Day 1 Fiumicino Airport to Rome

Welcome to Italy! Upon your arrival at Fiumicino Airport, you will meet with your experienced driver and enjoy a relaxing and scenic drive to Rome.

Day 2 Roman Forum and Colosseum Walking Tour

Enjoy an in-depth visit to the Roman Forum and Colosseum. The Roman Forum is a rectangular forum, surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings at the center of Rome. The Colosseum needs no introductions: One of the most iconic and emblematic structures of Italy is the largest ancient amphitheater ever built and is still the largest standing amphitheater in the world today.

Day 3 Vatican Museums Tour

Explore some of the world’s most renowned landmarks accompanied by your knowledgeable guide who will share the history, lesser-known details, and intriguing stories of these magical sites. In this tour, you will visit the grandiose Vatican Museum, with masterpieces from the masters of the Renaissance period including the famous Sistine Chapel by Michelangelo.

Day 4 Walking Tour of Florence with Academy Museum

Your adventure continues in Florence, the Jewel of the Renaissance. Once there, you will meet your guide for a relaxed walking tour of the city, exploring its medieval streets. Marvel at the magnificent Duomo Complex in Piazza del Duomo, featuring Brunelleschi’s iconic dome, Giotto’s Bell Tower, and the Baptistry with its stunning Doors of Paradise by Lorenzo Ghiberti. Visit the Academy of Fine Arts to see Michelangelo’s David, the symbol of Florentine Renaissance art. Discover the city’s rich history and architectural wonders on this immersive tour of Florence’s most iconic landmarks.

Day 5 Eat and Cook like an Italian

Today’s culinary journey will take you to Florence’s bustling Mercato Centrale, the city’s largest and most vibrant food market. Accompanied by a skilled chef, explore the market’s colorful stalls, learning about local specialties and Tuscan food heritage. Interact with vendors as you select the freshest ingredients for your meal. After gathering your groceries, head to the cooking class facility, a charming space that feels like home. Enjoy a tasting of typical delicacies before donning your apron and following the chef’s expert guidance to prepare exquisite traditional dishes, sauces, and desserts based on seasonal ingredients.

Day 6 Travel to Venice

Journey through the scenic countryside heading to the romantic city of Venice. Discover the heart of a formidable republic, that bears the mark of centuries of influence from the Dogi rulers and its extensive connections with the Far and Middle East. Central to this legacy is St. Mark’s Square, a symbol of power, surrounded by significant structures such as the Procuratie, where dignitaries were hosted, and St. Mark’s Basilica, witness to treaty signings and victories, displaying spoils from Constantinople’s sack.

Day 7 Venice City Tour and Gondola Ride

Experience the best of Venice on this enchanting panoramic tour. Explore St. Mark’s Square and its iconic monuments, delving into their fascinating history. Marvel at the richness of St. Mark’s Basilica with its incredible marbles and mosaics, then discover the Doge’s Palace, the seat of power during the golden days of the Venetian Republic. Proper attire is required for the Basilica, and no bags are allowed inside for security reasons. After an informative tour, cross the famous Bridge of Sighs to the Prison’s Palace. Conclude your journey with a gondola ride through Venice’s maze of canals, expertly guided by your gondolier through the city’s intricate waterways.

Day 8 Departure

As your 8-day adventure comes to an end, filled with cherished memories and countless photographs, it’s time to say farewell to Italy. Your driver will pick you up from your hotel and ensure you reach the airport in time for your flight home.

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