- General Details
ROME ARRIVALUpon arrival at Rome Airport, meet your car and transfer to the hotel. Check in and spend the rest of the afternoon at leisure. Overnight at hotel
ROME ATTRACTIONSAfter breakfast, begin your discovery of ‘the eternal city’ of Rome at your own pace on an extensive hop-on hop bus through the heart of Rome. The tour offers sightseeing routes that cover all the main sights in the city with live commentary. Visit the Trevi fountain to the Colosseum, Rome’s abundant sights rival those of any other city on the planet, in terms of their beauty, historical importance and ability to simply take your breath away. Whether your interests lie in antiquity, architecture, cuisine, culture, religion, shopping or sport, Rome has something to suit all tastes. In the evening walk through the Pantheon, marvel at Michelangelo’s Piazza del Campidoglio and admire the Swiss Guardsmen of Vatican City. Try a ‘proper’ spaghetti allaCarbonara near the Spanish Steps or sit back with a coffee and people-watch in Piazza Novena. Alternatively, if you fancy a break from Rome sightseeing, act like a local and take in a Lazio or Roma match at the Olympic Stadium or opportunity to sample the city’s delicious Italian cuisine in the quaint part of town, known as Trastevere, which is full of small local restaurants. Overnight at the hotel
ROME COUNTRYSIDEAfter Breakfast, Leave the hustle and bustle of Rome behind as you set off into the countryside by luxury coach on this guided full-day trip to Tivoli, a historic town lying east of Rome in the breathtaking Monti Tiburtini hills. And start your discovery by visiting the two UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Villa d’Este and Hadrian’s Villa, on a guided full-day trip to Tivoli from Rome. Tivoli boasts a fresher climate than its busy city neighbour, and has been favoured since ancient times as a popular summer retreat for wealthy Romans. Tivoli’s top attractions are undoubtedly the magnificent and historical Villa d’Este and Hadrian’s Villa (Villa Adriana). Follow your guide through Villa d’Este, a former Benedictine convent considered to be one of the most enchanting villas of the late Renaissance period. Hear intriguing stories from your guide about how the building was created as a lavish home for the son of Lucretia Borgia, a scandalous Italian duchess who created much drama in 15th-century Italy. Marvel at the famous Fountain of Neptune as you stroll through the villa’s stunning gardens, featuring impressive waterfalls, centenary trees and more than 500 fountains and head to Hadrian’s Villa for a 1.5-hour guided walking tour. This villa belonged to the 2nd-century Emperor Hadrian, who sought a modest holiday home as a lasting tribute to his lover. You’ll learn interesting Renaissance history, discover awe-inspiring archaeological ruins and admire elaborate gardens and dazzling fountains on a trip that’s sure to be as memorable as it is captivating. Overnight at hotel.
MILAN ATTRACTIONSAfter Breakfast early in the morning leave Rome by latest-generation High Speed train to set into the Italy’s economic engine room Milan, home to Italy’s stock market and business centres. This stylish city is also the world’s design capital and rivals Paris as a leading fashion centre. Upon arrival in Milan meet your car and transfer to the hotel. Begin your discovery of Milan with a city Hop on Hop off tour conducted on bus. The Milan tour offers sightseeing routes that cover all the main sights in the city with live commentary. Highlights include the Sforza castle with its magnificent architecture, castle museums and Sant Ambrogia church was consecrated by St. Ambrose in 387 AD. Rebuilt in the 11th century, it became the model for all Lombard Romanesque churches. You will have the opportunity to view the world famous The Royal Palace is one of the most beautiful architectures of the Milanese 18th century. It was the home of the Visconti and of the Sforza families in the past and later, residence of the Spanish and of the Austrian governors. Continue on to Fashion District – Via Montenapoleoneis a high-class shopping district in the centre of the Italian city of Milan, characterised by the presence of numerous boutiques and related retail outlets which represent most of the world’s major fashion houses or you the option of Cross the border from Italy to Switzerland and shop till you drop at Fox town outlets, on this afternoon shopping tour from Milan. With over 130 stores to choose from, you’ll enjoy discounts between 30-70% off the recommended retail price. Shop to your heart’s content at factory prices for designer brands including: Gucci, Prada, Versace, Salvatore Ferragamo, Valentino, Dolce & Gabbana, Trussardi, Adidas and Nike. After engaging in some serious retail therapy, head for the beauty centre for some pampering. Alternatively there are numerous bars to explore or try your luck at the Grand Casino Admiral – all this under one roof. Overnight at hotel in Milan.
VENICE ATTRACTIONSAfter Breakfast, Explore the beauty and glory of Venice on a day trip from Milan, with its singing gondoliers, exotic architecture and mysterious canals; Venice has been a fabled holiday destination for centuries. See this legendary city for yourself as you take in the sites by boat and on foot, exploring the maze of canals and laneways until you arrive at the incomparable St. Mark’s Square. While in Venice you’ll enjoy a boat trip on the Venice lagoon and take a two-hour guided walking tour. As you stroll, your guide will point out the significant buildings and monuments you’ll pass. After stopping for lunch and some people watching, the afternoon is free for you to set off on your own Venetian adventure, exploring tucked-away medieval streets before transferring by boat and coach back to Milan.
DEPARTURE FROM ITALYAfter breakfast say goodbye to Milan and take your private transfer to the airport.
- 3 nights’ accommodation in a 3*** hotel in Rome.
- 2 nights’ accommodation in a 3*** hotel in Milan
- 5 buffet breakfasts
- Hop on Hop off Rome Sightseeing Tour
- Tivoli day trip from Rome in SIC
- Train transfers from Rome to Milan
- Hop on Hop off Milan Sightseeing Tour
- Full-day trip from Milan to Venice.
- Arrival transfer from Rome airport to the hotel.
- Departure transfer from Milan hotel to the Airport. Single Occupancy:
- The price for single occupancy is only valid if: – 2 adults travelling together and occupying two separate rooms Or – Travelling as a third adult in the party occupying a separate room
- Exclusions: – Tips & personal expenses – Any services not mentioned in the inclusions list
We are flexible with dates for individual tour packages.
- Initial deposit 10 % per person to confirm you’re booking with us.
- 100% payment to be made at least 15 days before departure
- Total Payment in INR as per the prevailing exchange rate on the date of payment
Payment Policy: Cancellation
All services such as Airline seats / Hotel accommodation / ground transportation are pre-blocked well in advance. We are liable to pay penalties to all our suppliers / vendors if these services are released within the below mentioned time frame.
If circumstances make you cancel the tour, the cancellation must be intimated to us in writing.
Cancellation Will Attract the Following Cancellation
35 Days or more prior to Departure 10% of the Tour Cost and Credit Note
34 days to 15 Days prior to Departure 25% of the Tour Cost and Credit Note
14 Days to 08 Days prior to Departure 50% of the Tour Costs and Credit Note
08 Days and beyond 100% of the Tour Cost