Jewels of Italy by Air

10 days from £899pp.


Visit: Siena, Italy


Visit: Assisi, Italy


Visit: Colosseum, Italy

Leaning Tower of Pisa

Visit: Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy


Visit: Verona, Italy


Visit: Venice, Italy

Enjoy this grand tour of the best of Italy featuring the beauty of Lake Garda, the scenery of Tuscany and historic small towns and great cities. This holiday is part of our GRAND EXPLORER range.

    Fly to Milan or Bergamo where you will be met and transferred to your hotel in the Milan area.

    Included visit to Siena with its Piazza del Campo which is perhaps the most attractive in Italy, then to Chianciano Terme for a three-night stay.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Optional excursion to Assisi, famed for its association with St. Francis. Visit the famous Basilica where he is buried.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Included visit to the 'eternal city'. An optional, guided tour by coach and on foot is a fantastic way to see the spectacular sights and enjoy the ambience of one of Europe’s great cities.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    We travel north to Montecatini Terme area in Tuscany for an overnight stay. En route we visit Florence, steeped in the culture of the Renaissance. Discover the highlights of the city on our optional, guided tour.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner
    Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore

    Included excursion, first to Pisa, where the famous Leaning Tower seems to defy gravity. Then we visit Lucca which, despite its imposing Renaissance walls, retains the layout founded by the former Roman colony in 180BC. Continue to Lake Garda for a four-night stay.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Included visit to Verona with its famous Roman arena, the Arena di Verona, now used for opera. Our optional, guided sightseeing tour will show you the highlights, including Juliet’s romantic balcony.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Enjoy our optional excursion to discover the spectacular beauty of Lake Garda as we travel along its shores, visiting picturesque shoreside villages including delightful Sirmione. Here you can enjoy a cruise on the lake.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Optional visit to the floating city of Venice, with its canals, bridges and beautiful buildings. See the Bridge of Sighs, St. Mark’s Square and the Doges’ Palace.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Transfer to Milan or Bergamo for your return flight.

    • Included meals: Breakfast

    Prices are per person, based on two sharing.

    Extras: optional excursions; single room supplement from £149; travel insurance from £47.95; flight supplements may apply.

    Certain excursions are included in the price of your holiday. If you choose not to go on an included excursion, for whatever reason, no refunds will be made.
    Yes, you will receive one with your Travel Documents, which are sent 7-10 days before departure.
    We believe that our holidays may not be suitable for children under 8 years old (except for Disneyland Paris bookings) however, we will consider individual requests on application. Customers aged 18 and under at the time of travel must be accompanied by an adult, parent or guardian aged over 18 years old.
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    You will stay for one night at a city-style hotel in the Milan area, then three nights in Chianciano Terme at the 3-star Hotel Mizar or similar.

    Your overnight stay in Montecatini Terme will be at a 3-star hotel, then in Lake Garda you will stay for four nights at the 3-star Hotel Adria and Resort in Toscolano Maderno, or similar.

    If you prefer, then you can join the tour at the hotel. To do this, we will require a copy of your passport for identification purposes and you must advise us at the time of booking.

    No reduction will be given if you should choose to do this.

    All hotel rooms benefit from private bathroom facilities.
    Some hotels have tea and coffee making facilities. Please check the tour pages for more information or call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333.
    Most hotels have a lift, please call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333 for more information.
    Some hotels have ground floor rooms. Please email for information on individual hotels or call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333.
    Your hotels will supply towels in your room.

    We are unable to guarantee that the hotel will be able to meet your dietary requirements. We find that the majority of European countries do not generally cater for vegetarians and that the meal supplied may well be what everyone else is having minus the meat.

    We will of course endeavour to arrange for a vegetarian meal at the hotel. We do however suggest that you advise us of your dietary requests at the time of booking and recommend that you speak to the receptionist on arrival with regard to your request.

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