Fr. Stas Italy Tour

Starting At: $2,620.00 USD

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Tour Destinations

Assisi, Cinque Terre, Florence, Italy, La Spezia, Montecatini, Murano, Padua, Pisa, Rome, San Gimignano, Siena, Tuscany, Vatican City, and Venice

Tour Details

The trip begins in Venice where you will visit a local Prosecco factory, travel the famous canals and see St. Mark’s Square while having day trips to see glass blowing in Murano and St. Anthony’s cathedral in Padua. Then travel on to the Tuscany region where you’ll be able to see the famous leaning tower of Pisa and experience the arts and culture of the city of Florence. Travel to the final destination, the city of Rome where you’ll be able to visit the Vatican as well as have plenty of leisure time to experience the city for yourself.

Includes:

  • 11 Days/10 Nights traveling famous regions of Italy.
  • Private luxury coach transportation for the duration of the tour
  • Four Star hotel accommodations
  • Breakfast each morning and ten full course dinners with wine
  • All scheduled tours, tour guides, attractions and admission included

Available Tour Dates

Scheduled Departure from USA Tour Start Date Tour End Date
September 24, 2019 September 25, 2019 October 5, 2019

Tour Itinerary

  1. Venice -September 25th, 2019

    Includes: Dinner

    • Upon arrival at the Venice Airport, you’ll be met by your Tour Director for a transfer to your Venetian Manor where you will be staying just outside of Venice.
    • Take some time to rest up before enjoying a visit to a local Prosecco factory.
    • Experience a Venetian dinner at the hotel.

  2. Murano, Venice - September 26th, 2019

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    • This morning, board a private boat and sail to the island of Murano to visit one of the oldest glass blowing factories.
    • Proceed to the heart of Venice, cruising along the famous Grand Canal lined up with all the beautiful palazzi.
    • Enjoy an orientation tour of St Mark’s Square with the iconic Doge’s Palace, St Mark’s Basilica & Bridge of Sighs.
      • Optional – Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure or join us for a serenaded Gondola ride through Venice’s beautiful canals with a special treat.

  3. Venice Padua - September 27th, 2019

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    • This morning, travel by bus to Padua.
    • Visit the cathedral of St. Anthony and spend some time in the shops and markets of this lovely town.
    • Afterwards, take a short drive to Bassano del Grappa, a beautiful little town famous for its beauty and Grappa, of course.
    • Take some time to stroll around and enjoy some wine or have a taste of grappa.
    • Later in the afternoon, return to the hotel for dinner.

  4. Tuscany, Pisa, Lucca - September 28th, 2019

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    • After breakfast, depart for Tuscany.
    • This afternoon, you’ll visit Pisa.
    • Your tour leader will walk with you to Miracle Square where you will admire the world-famous Leaning Tower.
    • This evening, check into a beautiful villa hotel and have a fantastic Tuscan dinner in Lucca, with plenty of wine and music.

  5. Florence - September 29th, 2019

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    • After breakfast, a trip to Florence, the capital city of Tuscany. A local expert leads you on a sensational walking tour through the area, famous for its art and museums. Visit the Cathedral, Town Hall Square, The Old Bridge, the Holy Cross Church and the tombs of Michelangelo, Galileo, Joaquin Rossini, and Nicholas Machiavelli.
    • Your guide will lead you to The Academy of the Fine Arts where you will view the magnificent Statue of David by Michelangelo
    • Later, witness a demonstration at a local leather factory followed by a chance to purchase gold from an artisanal jeweler.
    • Afterwards, some free time for you to explore before heading back to the hotel and dinner.

  6. La Spezia, Cinque Terre - Spetember 30th, 2019

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    • This morning a short drive takes you to the Italian Riviera and La Spezia where you will board a boat to explore some of the beautiful Cinque Terre villages with free time.
    • Roam the main villages of Porto Venere and Monterosso with free time for swimming in the Mediterranean.
    • Enjoy another Tuscan feast for dinner.

  7. San Gimignano, Siena - October 1st, 2019

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Visit San Gimignano. Explore this well-preserved, medieval town known for the ring of towers seen from miles away.
    • You will have plenty of shopping opportunities in this gorgeous town, including local delicacies and hand painted Tuscan pottery.
    • After lunch, we’ll continue to Sienna.
    • The historic center of Siena, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one of Italy’s most visited attractions. Siena is famous for its cuisine, art, museums, medieval cityscape and the Palio, a horse race held twice a year.
    • This evening, dinner will be at the hotel.

  8. Assisi, Rome - October 2nd, 2019

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    • After breakfast, you’ll proceed to Assisi, a beautiful middle age town built with a local pink stone at the foot of Mt. Subasio
    • Tour the Papal Basilica of St. Francis with a local expert.
    • Afterwards, free time to explore.
    • Then we’ll depart for Rome for hotel check-in and dinner in the hotel.

  9. Rome, Vatican - October 3rd, 2019

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    • After a hearty breakfast, a local history expert takes you to the Vatican City, the smallest independent state in the world.
    • Visit the Sistine Chapel, Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica to admire another masterpiece of Michelangelo, the Pietá.
    • After, you will have time to explore the shops around St. Peter’s Square.
    • Tonight’s dinner is in the hotel.

  10. Rome, Leisure - October 4th, 2019

    Includes: Breakfast, Dinner

    • Today is a day at leisure.
    • You can join a local guide who will walk us through some of the most beautiful sights of the Eternal City, like the Pantheon, the beautiful Navona square and many other hidden treasures.
    • In the afternoon, attend a cooking school.
    • Then enjoy a very special farewell dinner at Lucky’s restaurant.
    • Before returning to the hotel, enjoy some incredible nighttime views of the city…memories that will last a lifetime.

  11. Departure - October 5th, 2019

    Includes: Breakfast

    • After breakfast, your tour director and driver will escort you to Leonardo da Vinci airport in Rome Fiumicino for your return flight home.

Disclaimer

Please see the downloadable PDF for complete terms and conditions specific to this tour in addition to the following:

PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE AIRFARE, OPTIONAL TRIP INSURANCE OR GRATUITIES FOR DRIVER AND TOUR DIRECTOR. CANCELLATION POLICIES WILL BE PROVIDED AT OR BEFORE THE TIME OF DEPOSIT. ANY ITINERARIES, HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS LISTED ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES. ANY SUBSTITUTIONS WILL BE OF EQUAL OR GREATER VALUE. WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE BEYOND OUR CONTROL.