Private Tour of Rome, Florence and Venice

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20 August 2021
  • 9 nights / 8 days
  • Price from 3.500 EUR per person depending from, hotels, activities and car chosen (fully customizable)
  • With a private driver you will not lose any details of the Eternal City: Rome.
  • Don’t lose any treasures of Rome, Florence, and Venice with a private, local guide.
  • Wine, food, Art, Landscape, this is Tuscany’s splendour
  • Venice and its unique streets, charming canals and countless bridges.
  • Unique boutique hotels to choose for a privileged treatment.

AT A GLANCE

DAY 1 – ROME

  • Private Transfer with luxury car from Airport (Fiumicino/Ciampino) to your hotel

DAY 2 – ROME

  • Pantheon, Trevi Fountain & Piazza Navona Walking Tour (3 hrs) – Private

DAY 3 – ROME

  • Vatican Museum, Forum & Colosseum (7 hrs) – Private

DAY 4 – ROME TO FLORENCE

  • Private Transfer with luxury car (1,5 hrs)

DAY 5 – FLORENCE

  • Walking Tour with Accademia Gallery (4 hrs) – Private

DAY 6 – FLORENCE

  • Private visit of a Tuscan winery (with Lunch & Tastings, 4 hrs) – Guide

DAY 7 – FLORENCE TO VENICE

  • Private Transfer with luxury car (2 hrs)
  • Classic Evening Gondola Ride (30 min) – Private

DAY 8 – VENICE

  • Classic Venice Walking Tour (2 hrs) – Private Tour

DAY 9 -VENICE

  • Private Transfer from your Hotel to Airport (Venice Island)

FULL ITINERARY

DAY 1 – ROME

  • You private guide/driver will pick up you at airport and will bring you to the chosen hotel in the center of Rome
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DAY 2 – ROME

  • Meet your private guide to plan your detailed visit of Rome
  • Visit of The Pantheon a a former Roman temple and since the year 609 a Catholic church (Basilica di Santa Maria ad Martyres or Basilica of St. Mary and the Martyrs), on the site of an earlier temple commissioned by Marcus Agrippa during the reign of Augustus (27 BC – 14 AD). It was rebuilt by the emperor Hadrian and probably dedicated c. 126 AD. Its date of construction is uncertain, because Hadrian chose not to inscribe the new temple but rather to retain the inscription of Agrippa’s older temple, which had burned down. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • Then will continue to The Trevi Fountain a fountain in the Trevi district, designed by Italian architect Nicola Salvi and completed by Giuseppe Pannini and several others. Standing 26.3 metres (86 ft) high and 49.15 metres (161.3 ft) wide, it is the largest Baroque fountain in the city and one of the most famous fountains in the world. (Full description and photos on Wikipedia)
  • Then will stop in Piazza Navona a public open space in Rome. It is built on the site of the Stadium of Domitian, built in the 1st century AD, and follows the form of the open space of the stadium. The ancient Romans went there to watch the agones (“games”), and hence it was known as “Circus Agonalis” (“competition arena”). It is believed that over time the name changed to in avone to navone and eventually to navona. (Full description and photos on Wikipedia)
  • Finally we will arrive in Piazza di Spagna at the bottom of the Spanish Steps, is one of the most famous squares in Rome (Italy). It owes its name to the Palazzo di Spagna, seat of the Embassy of Spain to the Holy See. There is also the famed Column of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Full description on Wikipedia).
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DAY 3 – ROME

  • Meet your private guide to plan the visit of Rome
  • Your day will begin visiting the Vatican City an independent city state and enclave located within Rome. The Vatican City State, also known simply as the Vatican, became independent from Italy with the Lateran Treaty (1929), and it is a distinct territory under “full ownership, exclusive dominion, and sovereign authority and jurisdiction” of the Holy See, itself a sovereign entity of international law, which maintains the city state’s temporal, diplomatic, and spiritual independence. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • You will visit Saint Peter’s Basilica a church built in the Renaissance style located in Vatican City. Designed principally by Donato Bramante, Michelangelo, Carlo Maderno and Gian Lorenzo Bernini, St. Peter’s is the most renowned work of Renaissance architecture and the largest church in the world by interior measure. While it is neither the mother church of the Catholic Church nor the cathedral of the Diocese of Rome, St. Peter’s is regarded as one of the holiest Catholic shrines. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • Then you will visit The Vatican Museums the public museums of the Vatican City. They display works from the immense collection amassed by the Catholic Church and the papacy throughout the centuries, including several of the most renowned Roman sculptures and most important masterpieces of Renaissance art in the world. The museums contain roughly 70,000 works, of which 20,000 are on display, and currently employ 640 people who work in 40 different administrative, scholarly, and restoration departments. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • Returning to the Rome city you will visit Villa Borghese a landscape garden in Rome, containing a number of buildings, museums (see Galleria Borghese) and attractions. It is the third largest public park in Rome (80 hectares or 197.7 acres) after the ones of the Villa Doria Pamphili and Villa Ada. The gardens as they are now were remade in the late 18th century. (Full description on Wikipedia); The Janiculum a hill in western Rome (Full description on Wikipedia); The Mausoleum of Hadrian, usually known as Castel Sant’Angelo a towering cylindrical building in Parco Adriano. It was initially commissioned by the Roman Emperor Hadrian as a mausoleum for himself and his family. The building was later used by the popes as a fortress and castle, and is now a museum. The structure was once the tallest building in Rome. (Full description on Wikipedia); The Circus Maximus an ancient Roman chariot-racing stadium and mass entertainment venue. In the valley between the Aventine and Palatine hills, it was the first and largest stadium in ancient Rome and its later Empire. It measured 621 m (2,037 ft) in length and 118 m (387 ft) in width and could accommodate over 150,000 spectators. In its fully developed form, it became the model for circuses throughout the Roman Empire. The site is now a public park.
  • Your visit will continue to The Roman Forum, also known by its Latin name Forum Romanum a rectangular forum (plaza) surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings at the center of the city of Rome. Citizens of the ancient city referred to this space, originally a marketplace, as the Forum Magnum, or simply the Forum. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • Your day will over visiting the The Colosseum an oval amphitheatre in the centre of the city  just east of the Roman Forum. It is the largest ancient amphitheatre ever built, and is still the largest standing amphitheatre in the world today, despite its age. Construction began under the emperor Vespasian (r. 69–79 AD) in 72 and was completed in 80 AD under his successor and heir, Titus (r. 79–81). (Full description on Wikipedia)
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DAY 4 – ROME TO FLORENCE

DAY 5 – FLORENCE

  • Meet your guide to plan your private visit of Florence and its old city center UNESCO’s World Heritage
  • Your visit will begin from Florence Cathedral, formally the Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore. It was begun in 1296 in the Gothic style to a design of Arnolfo di Cambio and was structurally completed by 1436, with the dome engineered by Filippo Brunelleschi. The exterior of the basilica is faced with polychrome marble panels in various shades of green and pink, bordered by white, and has an elaborate 19th-century Gothic Revival façade by Emilio De Fabris. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • You will admire Giotto’s Campanile a free-standing campanile that is part of the complex of buildings that make up Florence Cathedral on the Piazza del Duomo in Florence, Italy. Standing adjacent to the Basilica of Santa Maria del Fiore and the Baptistry of St. John, the tower is one of the showpieces of Florentine Gothic architecture with its design by Giotto, its rich sculptural decorations and its polychrome marble encrustations.The slender structure is square in plan with 14.45 metre (47.41 ft) sides. It is 84.7 metres (277.9 ft) tall and has polygonal buttresses at each corner. The tower is divided into five stages. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • Then you will stop inn Piazza della Signoria an L-shaped square in front of the Palazzo Vecchio. It was named after the Palazzo della Signoria, also called Palazzo Vecchio. It is the main point of the origin and history of the Florentine Republic and still maintains its reputation as the political focus of the city. It is the meeting place of Florentines as well as the numerous tourists, located near Palazzo Vecchio and Piazza del Duomo and gateway to Uffizi Gallery. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • Then you will cross The Ponte Vecchio a medieval stone closed-spandrel segmental arch bridge over the Arno River. It is noted for the shops built along it, as was once common. Butchers, tanners, and farmers initially occupied the shops; the present tenants are jewelers, art dealers, and souvenir sellers. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • Then you will visit The Galleria dell’Accademia di Firenze, or “Gallery of the Academy of Florence”. It is best known as the home of Michelangelo’s sculpture David. It also has other sculptures by Michelangelo and a large collection of paintings by Florentine artists, mostly from the period 1300–1600, the Trecento to the Late Renaissance. It is smaller and more specialized than the Uffizi, the main art museum in Florence. It adjoins the Accademia di Belle Arti or academy of fine arts of Florence, but despite the name has no other connection with it. In 2016, it had 1.46 million visitors, making it the second most visited art museum in Italy, after the Uffizi (2.02 million) (Full description on Wikipedia)
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DAY 6 – FLORENCE

  • Meet your private guide to organize your private visit of Florence, today will be dedicated to the Tuscan wines
  • Introduction to the best Tuscan wines at the famous Enoteca Pinchiorri, one of the eleven 3 stars Michelin in Italy
  • Alternatively you can visit one of the famous wineries in the Chianti area, with a private transfer by a luxury car
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DAY 7 – FLORENCE TO VENICE

  • Private transfer by luxury car from Florence to Venice, approximate travel time is 2 hours.
  • In the evening you will meet your guide that will escort you for a Gondola ride
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DAY 8 – VENICE

  • Meet your private guide to plan the visit of Venice.
  • You will stop in Piazza San Marco, often known in English as St Mark’s Square,  the principal public square of Venice, where it is generally known just as la Piazza (“the Square”).  The Piazzetta is an extension of the Piazza towards San Marco basin in its south east corner. The two spaces together form the social, religious and political centre of Venice and are commonly considered together. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • Then you will visit The Patriarchal Cathedral Basilica of Saint Mark, commonly known as St Mark’s Basilica, is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Venice, northern Italy. It is the most famous of the city’s churches and one of the best known examples of Italo-Byzantine architecture. It lies at the eastern end of the Piazza San Marco, adjacent and connected to the Doge’s Palace. Originally it was the chapel of the Doge, and has been the city’s cathedral only since 1807, when it became the seat of the Patriarch of Venice (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • Then will continue to The Doge’s Palace a palace built in Venetian Gothic style, and one of the main landmarks of the city of Venice. The palace was the residence of the Doge of Venice, the supreme authority of the former Republic. It was built in 1340 and extended and modified in the following centuries. It became a museum in 1923 and is one of the 11 museums run by the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • A stop to The Bridge of Sighs made of white limestone, has windows with stone bars, passes over the Rio di Palazzo, and connects the New Prison (Prigioni Nuove) to the interrogation rooms in the Doge’s Palace. It was designed by Antonio Contino, whose uncle Antonio da Ponte designed the Rialto Bridge, and it was built in 1600. (Full description on Wikipedia)
  • And finally you will arrive to The Rialto Bridge the oldest of the four bridges spanning the Grand Canal in Venic. Connecting the sestieri (districts) of San Marco and San Polo, it has been rebuilt several times since its first construction as a pontoon bridge in 1173, and is now a significant tourist attraction in the city. (Full description on Wikipedia)
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DAY 9 – VENICE

  • Private transfer by luxury car from your hotel to the airport

Made to order

  • You can choose your favorite hotel
  • You can choose your favorite activities
  • You can choose your favorite luxury car
  • You can choose your dates
  • You can choose where stop longer and where stop shorter

What’s included

  • A fully customized itinerary based on your interests and schedule
  • 24/7 in-destination support from us (we are Italians located in Italy)
  • All accommodation stays, tours and transfers for scheduled activities are covered, unless otherwise listed in the itinerary
  • Rent of a Luxury Car 7/7 and 24/24
  • Private Guide
  • Private Driver/assistant available 7/7 and 24/24.
  • A special selection as “welcome gift” of exclusive Italian foods and wines
  • Any meals indicated in the itinerary
  • One suitcase and one carry-on per person for trip transfers

What’s not included

  • Airfare
  • Travel insurance
  • Visas
  • Tips
  • Lunches, dinners and drinks, unless specified in the itinerary
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Early check-in or late check-out from hotels
  • Experiences not included in your itinerary
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When: available all year round
Price: from 3.500 EUR per person (the price depend by the car, the hotels, and the activities chosen)

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