*$1979+ Venice, Florence, Rome Winter 2014 Italy Tour Package with Air
The winter holidays are a magical time to visit Italy. The holiday season begins on December 8 with the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. The festive holiday season ends January 6 with the Feast of the Epiphany. During this time of winter you’ll find traveling through Italy to be full of holiday cheer. Italy tour packages to Venice, Florence, and Rome are at the most affordable price during Winter. Travel during December, January, February, and March for the best Italy winter tour deals. Visit Rome’s historical, cultural, and artistic highlights without large crowds. Experience Venice’s St Mark’s square in the winter light. The affordable Italy tour packages winter 2014 itineraries are designed so family and friends may see Italy’s highlights together. Plan an Italy family vacation for winter vacation or Spring break. Don’t wait, these winter 2014 Italy tours are on sale for a limited time.
The 8 day, 9 day, and 11 day winter 2014 Italy tours depart on Saturday and Tuesday. Submit form below with date you would like to travel.
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Winter 2014 Italy Tour Package Highlights:
- Venice Walking Tour
- Excursion to Murano
- Excursion to Pisa
- Wine tasting with local specialties at Tuscan countryside farm
- Florence Walking Tour
- Michelangelo’s David, Florence
- Basilica of St. Francis, Assisi
- Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel, Rome
- Forum & Colosseum, Rome (9 day & 11 day)
- Visit to the excavations at Pompeii (11 day)
- Whisper technology enhanced touring
Winter 2014 Scheduled Hotels:
- Venice – Grand Hotel Principe or Amadeus Hotel or Hotel Carlton & Grand Canal (Dec 24 Jan 11 Feb 1 Feb 18)
- Florence – Grand Hotel Mediterraneo or Grand Hotel Adriatico (Jan 11 Feb 1 Feb 18)
- Rome – Grand Hotel Palatino
- Sorrento – Hotel Central
The winter 2014 Italy tour package deposit is $100 per person. Final payment is due 45-days before departure.
* All Inclusive Italy tour 2014 winter prices include airfare, fuel surcharges, airport taxes, airport transfers, and fees. Italy Air & land tour package prices apply from New York City. Submit form for air itinerary and price from your city. Prices will vary from alternative gateway airports or cities and may be higher. The total price will be clearly displayed prior to any deposit being required. Additional baggage charges may apply.
Italy Tour Packages Winter 2014 Itinerary
Departures of the winter 2014 Italy tour packages are scheduled for Tuesday and Saturday. The tour may be booked for 8 days, 9 days or 11 days. Daily sightseeing itinerary is below. Submit form for winter 2014 Italy tour with airfare from your city.
DAY 1, – Depart the USA
Depart the USA for Italy. Your flight includes meals, drinks and in-flight entertainment
DAY 2, – Arrive in Venice
Arrive in Venice and transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure. This evening, enjoy a welcome cocktail and orientation with your tour director. After choose an authentic Venetian trattoria for some fine northern Italian food.
DAY 3, – Venice City Tour
Today begins with a boat ride to the Island of Murano, known throughout the world for its glass manufacturing industry. Visit St. Mark’s Square to begin a guided walking tour of romantic Venice. View the Golden Basilica of San Marco, the Bridge of Sighs and visit the Doge’s Palace, whose facade features a massive late-Gothic gate, known as the Porta della Carta. Take the remainder of the day to explore Venice on your own.
Optional: Gondola Ride with Music (PM)
DAY 4, – Pisa Sightseeing En Route to Florence
Today you’ll travel through the stunning panorama of Tuscany to Pisa. En route, visit a local Tuscan farm in the countryside for a wine tasting with local specialties. Upon arrival in Pisa, view the famous Piazza del Miracoli with its Leaning Tower, the Baptistery, the Duomo, and the Monumental Cemetery. The four monuments of this extraordinary piazza make for a unique architectural blend of Romanesque and Gothic styles. Then, continue on to Florence
DAY 5, – Florence City Tour
Today’s morning tour begins with a visit to the Accademia of Fine Arts, where Michelangelo’s David is housed. Walk to the Duomo, celebrated for its magnificent dome designed by Brunelleschi, and view the Baptistery’s renowned “Gates of Paradise” by Ghiberti. Continue to explore the open air art museum of Signoria Square ending at Ponte Vecchio, known as the “Old Bridge.” Enjoy the afternoon at leisure in this spectacular Renaissance city
Optional: Dinner at a Tuscan Restaurant
DAY 6, – Assisi City Tour, Transfer to Rome
Today travel along the famous “Sun Route” motorway to the medieval the city of Assisi, world-renowned for its 13th-century Basilica of St. Francis and Giotto’s frescoes. Afterward, continue to Rome
Optional: Dinner with Musical Entertainment & Illuminated Drive
DAY 7, – Tour Vatican Museum
Today begins with the visit to the Vatican Museums and Michelangelo’s breathtaking Sistine Chapel. Stroll through St. Peter’s Square, passing Bernini’s famous colonnade, to visit St. Peter’s Basilica, where you will view Michelangelo’s Pieta. This highly-finished marble sculpture depicts the body of Jesus in the arms of Mary after the Crucifixion, and is considered one of the most powerfully moving works of art in the Western world. Enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure
Optional: Piazzas of Rome (PM)
Day 8, 8 day tour ends. Transfer to airport included with Italy packages with air.
DAY 8, – Tour Ancient Rome
This morning, a historic tour of “ancient Rome” takes you to the Roman Forum, the political center during the Roman Republic, the triumphal Arch of Constantine, the Arch of Titus and the Colosseum, the largest amphitheater built in the Roman Empire. Enjoy the balance of the day at leisure in the Eternal City
Day 9, 9 day tour ends. Transfer to airport included with Italy packages with air.
DAY 9, – Pompeii Tour, Travel to Sorrento
Drive south, passing by the famous Monte Cassino Abbey, founded by St. Benedict of Norcia in 529. Destroyed on four separate occasions, it was last rebuilt after being the site of fierce fighting during the Second World War. View Mt. Vesuvius in passing the Bay of Naples, before reaching Pompeii. Visit the ruins of this best preserved Roman city, including the Temples of Apollo and Jupiter, and the Forum. Continue to Sorrento
DAY 10, – Full Day in Sorrento
Enjoy a full day at leisure in Sorrento. Strikingly beautiful and picturesque, even by Italian standards, Sorrento is set along the sea, with stunning escarpments plunging into the Gulf of Naples. Take a walk to see firsthand why this town has long been beloved by poets and artists
Optional: Full Day Amalfi Tour, Naples Archaeology Museum, Cooking Class
DAY 11, – Depart for the USA
Transfer to the airport in Naples for your departure flight
You don’t have to sacrifice luxury with these affordable tours of Italy. Tour Italy at big discounts. Travel during December, January, February, and March 2014. All Italy tour packages winter 2014 include 4 star accommodations in Rome, Florence, and Venice. Transportation from Venice to Florence with excursion to Pisa is included. Transportation from Florence to Rome with Assisi excursion is also included. And transportation from Rome to Sorrento with Pompeii is included with the 11 day tour package. The tour packages also include museum entrance fees and tour guides. Breakfast is included daily.
We guarantee that these Italy tour packages winter 2014 prices are the lowest for comprehensive Italy tours. Choose from land only prices or all inclusive prices with Italy round trip airfare and airport transfers included. Plan your winter 2014 Italy tour package with air during the winter holidays and late winter vacations for the best Italy tour with airfare prices. Share the trip with your family and friends. Plan your 2014 winter Italy vacation together. But don’t delay, these winter Italy vacation packages will sell out quickly.