Northern Italy

with Joe Tucci

Starting At: $3,380.00 USD

Per Person, Double Occupancy

Single Supplement Add $730.00

Tour Destinations

Assisi, Cinque Terre, Florence, Italy, Lake Como, Lake Maggiore, Montecatini, Siena, Switzerland, Tuscany, and Venice

Tour Details

St. Louis legend of “The Hill” Joe Tucci invites you to join him on this fantastic Wherever Tours curated adventure of Italy. Come see the lakes and alps of northern Italy, the famous canals of Venice, the vast landscapes of Tuscany, and the breathtaking coasts of Sorrento and Southern Italy. You’ll explore the wonders of both nature and ancient civilizations. And of course, taste the amazing cuisine and wine you can only dream of outside of Italy.

Optional Sorrento Post Tour!

Extend your Italian experience 4 days featuring the beautiful scenic views and tasteful food of Sorrento! Post tour extends the November 3rd, 2020

Available Tour Dates

Scheduled Departure from USA Tour Start Date Tour End Date
October 20, 2020 October 21, 2020 October 31, 2020

Tour Itinerary

  1. Lake Maggiore

    Includes: Dinner

    A transfer from Milan airport will be provided for the group to the magnificent Lake Maggiore to spend the first two nights. Spend the rest of the day relaxing. This evening enjoy dinner with a stunning view overlooking the lake.


  2. Switzerland, Lake Como

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    Today take a short trip to the sophisticated country of Switzerland and visit the city of Lugano. Be dazzled by Rolexes and bask in the mountain views of the alps. Continue to Lake Como, a celebrity getaway spot in Italy, and enjoy some free time. After arriving back at the hotel in the evening, relax and enjoy dinner.


  3. Verona, Venice

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    Say goodbye to the lakes of the alps and hello to the world-famous Venetian Lagoon of Venice, Italy. On the way, stop in Verona, famous for being the setting of Romeo and Juliet, and see the second largest Roman amphitheater in the world. Continue to an Italian prosecco factory, proving the French are not the only ones who can produce exceptional sparkling wine. After arriving in Treviso, check into the hotel and enjoy a beautiful dinner with Merlot or Cabernet Sauvignon and local food.


  4. Venice

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    This morning, take a private boat to the island of Murano to visit a famous glass factory. Witness an artisan glassblower create a masterpiece. The private boat will cruise back to the center of Venice where a local guide will lead you through the beautiful “Calle and Squares” of Venice. See famous landmarks such as Saint Mark’s Square where the Saint Mark’s Basilica and the Doge’s Palace are located. Take an optional gondola ride while being serenaded by a gondolier. Later in the afternoon, board a private boat for a cruise on the Grand Canal. Return to the hotel for another delightful Venetian dinner with local wine.


  5. Tuscany, Pisa

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    Travel to the gorgeous Tuscany region for the next 4 nights. The first experience will be the city of Pisa, famous for its Leaning Tower located in Miracle Square. In the afternoon admire the magnificent rolling hills under the warm Tuscan sun. Later have a special Tuscan feast at a famous farm in Lucca with wine.


  6. Tuscany, Cinque Terre

    Includes: Breakfast

    Today travel to the Tyrrhenian coast to La Spezia. There, embark on a day cruise touring the colorful towns of Cinque Terre. Visit Porto Venere and the famous Monte Rosso with a local expert. (Cruise is weather permitting)


  7. Tuscany, Florence

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    Take a short drive after breakfast to visit Florence. A local expert will show this city of renaissance. Visit the famous Accademia museum, where Michelangelo’s masterpiece, David, is on display. Later taste the famous Gelato of Firenze. Have plenty of time to shop and explore. Return to the hotel for dinner.


  8. Tuscany, San Gimignano

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    Today take a wonderful day trip to San Gimignano, Tuscany’s most famous hilltop town. This well-preserved, medieval village is known for its towers and Vernaccia wine. Soak up the unique atmosphere of this ancient town. Visit a world-famous ice cream shop that serves unique flavors created fresh from local herbs and fresh fruits. Afterwards, enjoy a lunch in the countryside featuring local charcuterie and cheeses and a wine tasting. Spend the remainder of the evening at leisure.


  9. Siena, Assisi

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    After breakfast, depart the Tuscany region and travel to the Umbria region. During the travel, stop in the beautiful Siena and see the horse race arena in the town square. Continuing, visit the Basilica of Saint Francis in Assisi. Arrive at the hotel in downtown Assisi. Enjoy a truffle dinner with good wine, a specialty of this region.


  10. Rome

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    After breakfast travel to Rome. Visit the famous Navona Square and the Pantheon. Afterwards, enjoy the Ultima Cena (Last Supper) at Lucky’s Opera Restaurant with plenty of food, fun, wine and entertainment.


  11. Return to USA

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    Today, say “arrivederci Roma” as the group takes a scheduled transfer to Rome Airport for the return flight back to the USA.


Disclaimer

Physical Limitations: Please note that portions of this trip may require extensive walking, walking up inclines, and/or walking on uneven surfaces. Some attractions or locations may not have ramps or elevators available requiring the use of stairs. Assistance for travelers with physical limitations cannot be guaranteed.

Disclaimer: Does not include airfare unless otherwise specified, optional trip cancellation insurance, Visas, passports, airport taxes, border taxes, food or beverages other than what is specified, extra or optional tours or activities, or gratuities for drivers or tour directors. Cancellation policies will be provided at or before the time of booking. Itineraries, hotels, and restaurants are subject to change due to certain circumstances. Any subsitutions will be of equal or greater value. Weather conditions are beyond our control. Please contact Wherever Tours for full details.

*Transfers to and from airports are contingent on booking your flights through Wherever Tours and being part of the designated flight group the transfers have been arranged for arriving on day one. Additional expenses may apply if you need to arrange for a separate transfer. Transfers to and from your domestic airport are not included.