Enchanting Italy

Fall in love with Italy over 9 wonderful days with several days in Venice and Florence, plus excursions to charming villages and beautiful countryside locales. Experience the charm, rich history, wonderful art and incredible beauty of this wonderful country. 

With a country as beautiful as Italy, traveling by train is a great way to cover as much ground as possible while also taking in the breathtaking sights. Let the smooth ride, great service, and amazing vistas transport you from city to city.

The train tickets and hotel stays are included in the package, along with some meals and many other travel essentials that will help make this trip easy, fun, and unforgettable.

Location:

Venice, Veneto, Italy, Florence, Tuscany, Italy

9  Days | 7  nights
Call to book: 1-866-529-2079
Travelling as a group of 10 or more?  Request a group quote.

INCLUSIONS

  • Round-trip flights to Venice (if flight and hotel package option is chosen)
  • Private airport transfers at arrival and departure at destination
  • 7 nights of accommodation
  • 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 1 tasting
  • Round-trip high-speed train between Venice and Florence
  • More Moments - 3 activities included:
    • Walking tour of Venice
    • Full-day excursion to Siena, San Gimignano, and Chianti (transfer not included)
    • Full-day tour in Cinque Terre (transfer not included)
  • Earn Aeroplan Miles

ITINERARY

Day 1

Depart Canada

Fly to Venice.

Accommodation:
(1 night)
Enchanting Italy

Day 2

Welcome to Venice

Upon arrival in Venice, take a private transfer to your hotel in the popular area of Mestre.

Accommodation:
(1 night)
Enchanting Italy

Day 3

Venice: Sightseeing

After breakfast, meet up with your guide and enjoy a walking tour of the city. The afternoon is yours to explore Venice. Browse the shops, or join an optional tour to Murano and Burano ($).

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: Venice Walking Tour: Stroll through the narrow streets passing by the Rialto Bridge, St. Mark’s Square, the Doge’s Palace, the Bridge of Sighs and many other highlights.
Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Enchanting Italy

Day 4

Venice - Florence (approx. 270 km)

After breakfast, make your way to the railway station to take the train to Florence. Check into your hotel and spend the rest of the day getting to know Florence.

Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Enchanting Italy

Day 5

Florence: At leisure

Enjoy the day in Florence, the Cradle of the Renaissance. Explore this wonderful city at your own pace.

Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Enchanting Italy

Day 6

Florence: San Gimignano, Siena & Chianti Excursion (approx. 170 km)

After breakfast, embark on a full-day tour through the beautiful hills of Chianti.

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: San Gimignano, Siena & Chianti Excursion: Cross the hills of Chianti and enjoy free time in San Gimignano, a picturesque medieval town famous for its white wine. Continue to Siena, admiring the Piazza del Campo, and passing by the Duomo, one of the most fascinating Gothic Italian churches. In the afternoon, head to the Chianti area and taste the region's delicious wine. Return to Florence.
Meal(s) : Breakfast, tasting
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Enchanting Italy

Day 7

Florence: Cinque Terre Excursion (approx. 390 km)

Today, discover Cinque Terre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most enchanting landscapes in the world.

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: Cinque Terre Excursion: Take a train from La Spezia to Riomaggiore, a 13th-century village, then visit Manarola and Monterosso, with their incredible beaches and lush vegetation. If the weather's nice, take a boat to Vernazza, a seaside town surrounding a little natural port. Return to Florence.
Meal(s) : Breakfast, lunch
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Enchanting Italy

Day 8

Florence - Venice (approx. 270 km)

After breakfast, make your way to the railway station to take the train back to Venice. Check into your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Enchanting Italy

Day 9

Venice - Return to Canada

After breakfast, take a private transfer to the Venice airport and board your flight home.

Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Enchanting Italy

ACCOMMODATIONS

WHERE YOU'LL STAY

The hotels listed below are presented as examples for your reference only. Where “or similar” is indicated, guests will stay at a hotel of the same star rating. The hotel accommodations will be communicated to the consumer or travel agent prior to departure.

LOCATION
HOTEL
Venice, Veneto, Italy
Hotel Venezia(or similar)
Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Hotel Paris(or similar)
Venice, Veneto, Italy
Hotel Venezia(or similar)
Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Hotel Paris(or similar)
Venice, Veneto, Italy
Hotel Venezia(or similar)
Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Palazzo Ricasoli(or similar)
Venice, Veneto, Italy
Hotel Venezia(or similar)
Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Palazzo Ricasoli(or similar)

Room Specifications

Unless otherwise indicated, guests will stay in a Standard Room at all hotels during the trip.
Room occupancy: Maximum 3 persons

IMPORTANT INFO

DEPARTURE DATES

May 1 to October 31, 2019

CITY TAXES

City taxes are applicable for hotel stays in Italy and are payable in local currency upon checkout. Rates vary from 1 EUR to 5 EUR depending on hotel star rating and location and are calculated per person, per night. Rates are subject to change without notice.

Pricing policies for this hotel

Non-Refundable

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Free Cancellation

This room includes the option of free cancellation before check-in. Refunds are not possible if you do not check in or if you check out early. Full details on the cancellation policy are displayed on the booking page.

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Prices take into account taxes and are rounded to the nearest full dollar. Full details on taxes and fees are on the booking page.