Welcome to Italy
On arrival at Rome International Airport you will be met by our local representative and you will be transferred to the hotel.
The day is free, for you to explore the city at your own pace.
Rome, Italy’s capital, is a sprawling, cosmopolitan city with nearly 3,000 years of globally influential art, architecture and culture on display. Ancient ruins such as the Forum and the Colosseum evoke the power of the former Roman Empire. Vatican City, headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church, has St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums, which house masterpieces such as Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel frescoes.
Overnight in Rome.
Breakfast at the hotel. The best way to discover the city of Rome Hop On - Hop Off Boat Tour
Head off the beaten track with this exciting way of discovering the Eternal City.
The highlights of tour include See Rome from the River Tiber, Hop on and off the boat at your leisure, Regular departures throughout the day.
We invite you to explore the timeless beauty of this city from an unparalleled vantage point: the River Tiber. This beautiful winding current has brought life and breath to the heart of the city since Rome’s foundation in 753 B.C. The river, which flows from the shores of Ostia to the belly of Rome, passes alongside a series of breath-taking locations, including Isola Tiberina, Piazza del Popolo, Castel S’Angelo, Vatican City, and many more – not to mention a variety of amazing bridges.
On the one hand, navigating the modern Tiber is a splendid way of getting to know those parts of Rome usually overlooked by tourists. Learn all about the history and old customs of the Roman people, or simply relish a romantic experience.
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out in the morning and make your way to the train station. Board the train from Rome to Florence. On arrival in Florence make your way to the hotel and check in.
The Day is free, for you to explore the city at your own pace.
Florence, capital of Italy’s Tuscany region, is home to many masterpieces of Renaissance art and architecture. One of its most iconic sights is the Duomo, a cathedral with a terracotta-tiled dome engineered by Brunelleschi and a bell tower by Giotto. The Galleria dell'Accademia displays Michelangelo’s “David” sculpture. The Uffizi Gallery exhibits Botticelli’s “The Birth of Venus” and da Vinci’s “Annunciation.”
Overnight in Florence.
Breakfast at the hotel. The best way to discover the beautiful city of Florence through Hop on Hop Off tour.
Delve into the heart of the romantic region of Tuscany, wherein lies the most representative city of the Renaissance: Florence. Widely acknowledged to be one of the most beautiful cities in Italy, as you explore the stony streets of Florence aboard our comfortable tour bus you will feel like you are exploring the ideal Italy you had always dreamed about; musicians playing serenades on the streets, breath-taking architecture, more high culture and history than can fit in any library and, of course, delicious Italian food.
Explore the cradle of Renaissance at your own leisure as you enjoy unlimited travel through the city on a hop-on hop-off open top bus. Surrounded by the Apennine mountain range, Florence lies snuggled in a fertile valley around which the charming Tuscan vineyards and olive groves reach out towards the horizon.
On this tour of one of the most iconic Italian cities, not only will you be able to lose yourself in the contemplation of the marvellous surroundings, but you will also be able to meander through the countless world-famous art galleries and museums that line the streets of Florence.
Set eyes, for instance, on the sublime figure of David, sculpted by the deft hands of Michelangelo; on the hauntingly beautiful Venus of Botticelli; or even on architectonic wonders such as the Duomo, with its marble facade that glows majestically in the golden sunlight.
Save time as you criss-cross the city admiring the panoramic views of the historic centre of the Medieval and Renaissance town, the small craft workshops and stylish boutiques.
Do not miss a visit to the Etruscan-Roman archaeological area in Fiesole, just a few kilometres from the city and marvel at the remains of the Roman baths and the Roman amphitheatre. If you are feeling brave, why not climb to the top of the hill to the monastery of San Francesco? It will be worth it for the spectacular bird’s eye views of Florence!
After breakfast at the hotel, discover the rich history, glorious scenery, delicious produce, and stunning art of Tuscany all in one day with an unforgettable tour of the region. Discover the Tuscan highlights of Siena, San Gimignano and Pisa & absorb the beauty of Tuscany. Take in the beauty of Tuscany as you tour the region’s most breath-taking villages and picturesque countryside’s and savour a delicious homemade lunch prepared using the finest fresh local products in a traditional Tuscan farm accompanied with a selection of exquisite wines from the region’s many vineyards.
Head for Siena, one of Italy’s prettiest cities, and admire its small medieval streets, tiled roofs and open courtyards. Follow your guide through Siena’s winding pathways, where you will see the oldest bank in the world, the intricate cathedral and the Piazza del Campo, home to the famous 600-year-old Palio horse race.
From Siena drive into the rolling hills of the Tuscan countryside to enjoy a delicious lunch at a local farm, including handmade pasta and cured meats, salad and typical local cheese, all served with the best wine from the region. Sample Vernaccia, Chianti and Vin Santo before moving on to one of Tuscany’s famous wine towns, San Gimignano.
Admire the tall, narrow towers of San Gimignano’s town centre, often nicknamed the “Manhattan of the Middle Ages” due to its medieval skyline representing a modern city. Explore its cobbled stone streets, charming squares and browse the many local craftsmen’s shops along its charming streets.
Make your way past scattered hilltop hamlets and little churches on your way to the final stop of the tour, Pisa. Discover its “Field of Miracles” where the green grass contrasts with the majestic white of the Duomo, the Baptistery and of course the iconic Leaning Tower.
Be sure to bring your camera to capture both the man-made and natural beauty of Tuscany. Return back to Florence.
Overnight in Florence.
After breakfast. The day is free until checkout time. The driver will pick you up and drop you to the airport for your onward flight.
AED 5990/- Per person, Prices are based on twin sharing.
Duration: 6 Days / 5 Nights.
Destinations: Rome & Tuscany.
The rates are subject to availability at the time of booking request. In the event if there are rate changes due to increase in Govt taxes, or hotel charges a surcharge, or BAR rates (Best available rates), we reserve the right to amend the rates without notice. The exchange rate is subject to change. Please ensure that you have secured the relevant visa / entry permits & valid passport. The best source of visa information is the embassy of the country itself.
If you are interested in going ahead with this booking, we would require deposits or payments as follows either in the form of cash or cheque:
Please ensure that the names given to us for reservations match the names in your passport, as hotels, sightseeing tour companies are very particular about name changes. Mismatched names may result in heavy amendment penalties. We strongly recommend travel insurance as part of your package – we have excellent rates with the world’s best companies – please let us know if you wish us to add this to your package.
Economy class, Dubai / Rome / Dubai.
2 nights in Rome based on twin sharing basis.
3 nights in Florence based on twin sharing basis.
Return airport in a private car.
2nd class train ticket from Rome to Florence.
Tours in Rome-Isola Tiberina, Piazza del Popolo, Castel S’Angelo, Vatican City, & Florence-Siena, San Gimignano and Pisa.
Complimentary travel insurance.
All airline and hotel taxes.