Rediscover Rome, Siena, san Gimignano, Florence, Modena with Ferrari, Milan. 8 nights/9 days - 3 nights in Rome, 2 nights in Florence, 3 nights in Milano. Join TPT in this 9 Day Tour to discover these major cities in Italy. Visit of Parma, Parmiggiano factory, Modena and Ferrari factory. Milan is Italy's business hub and container of fashion. It is the country's most populous and wealthy city, serving as the capital of commerce, finance, fashion, and media. It's also Italy's transport hub, with the biggest international airport, most rail connections, and best subway system. Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper and other great works of art are here, as well as a spectacular baroque Duomo, the finest of its kind.
FEATURED PROPERTIES: Roma (Ripetta, Ponte Sisto, Empire Palace ****) Florence (Pierre, De La Ville****)
Milan (Hotel Star Echo****, Verdi****)
Welcome to Italy!
Upon arrival at Rome airport please proceed through the Passport Control and collect your luggage inside the customs area. Transfer on your own to the hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the Eternal City.
In the evening, meeting at hotel with tour host which will provide information regarding the program and literature of the destination that are about to be visited and will offer a welcome cocktail.
Overnight in Rome.
After breakfast, transfer to the Vatican for a guided visit of the Museums.
Vatican art and history have always left a profound impression on visitors to Rome: discover the masterpieces of Greek and Roman ancient art, works of Raphael, Michelangelo and Caravaggio, the Sistine Chapel and St Peter's Basilica.
After the end of the tour, return to the hotel by private coach.
Afternoon available to explore the city on your own. In the evening, enjoy a tasty dinner in a local restaurant.
Overnight in Rome.
Morning Guided Visit of Imperial Rome including Colosseum and Imperial Forum.
Tonight you will enjoy a great dinner served in a traditional Roman Trattoria, away from the touristic crowds and amongst the locals.
Overnight in Rome.
In the morning, meeting with the driver and departure to Siena.
The drive itself is a magnificent path along the roads of Tuscany, where it is possible to enjoy the view of hills covered by vineyards, olive trees, small villages and original bell towers. Lunch will be served in a typical farm house near Montepulciano, where it is possible to see the hills covered by vineyards and olive trees.
Upon arrival in Siena, meeting with your local guide and departure for a walking tour of Siena, probably Italy's loveliest medieval city. Siena's heart is Il Campo or Campo's square, where the famous horse race Il Palio takes place two times each summer. The town offer magnificent masterpieces and incredible views.
Continue to Florence and en route stop in San Gimignano. The town is listed as a World Heritage site and fascinates for its medieval look. Its high towers create a unique skyline.
Enjoy the village on your own.
Arrival in Florence in the evening and overnight.
In the morning, enjoy a guided walking tour of the city.
Lorenzo de Medici transformed Florence into the cradle of the Renaissance by attracting the best artists, architects and writers of the time such as Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Botticelli to whom he commissioned various works. Visit Piazza della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio, the Dome with Giotto's bell tower, Ponte Vecchio, Santa Croce.
Spend the afternoon at leisure exploring Florence on your own, maybe taking the opportunity to visit the Uffizi Gallery.
Dinner will be served in a local Tuscan restaurant in Florence. Overnight in Florence.
Breakfast in hotel.
Today transfer to Milano by private car.
En route stop in Modena to visit Ferrari Museum and factory. Lunch at local restaurant to taste the famous food of Emilia Romagna. Continue to Parma and visit of Parmiggiano factory.
Arrival in Milan, check in at hotel and dinner.
Half day tour of Milan, then free time to enjoy the town or shopping.
Dinner in Milan and overnight.
Optional tour to Como to visit the town and the lake.
In the evening, enjoy a tasteful dinner in Milan.
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