Wonders of Rome & Pompeii

  • 7 & 9 Day Tours
  • 6 to 9 Sights Visited

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then travel overnight to Italy.

On coach holidays of 7 days’ duration or more and Single Traveller coach holidays, you don’t even have to think about getting to your local joining point.

If you live within 20 miles of one of our free joining point, we’ll pick you up from your home and take you to meet your transfer coach, then return you back home at the end of your holiday. On European coach holidays of 7 days' or more, the cost of this is just £30 per booking each way (Up to 4 people per booking).

If you live a little further afield, you can also take advantage of this convenient option for an additional charge

Please note: If you would like to take up the Door-to-Door service, you will need to call our reservations team as it is not possible to book this service online.

Day 2

Afternoon arrival in Fiuggi, near Rome, for a four-night stay.

Day 3 - Montecassino & Pompeii

Today’s included excursion takes us first to the monastery of Montecassino, destroyed during WWII then rebuilt. We then continue to Pompeii, where in 79AD, the eruption of Mount Vesuvius buried the town in a suffocating layer of stones and ash (entrance is extra). To get the most from your visit, why not join an optional, guided sightseeing tour?

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Pompeii

Monte Cassino

Day 4 - Rome

Discover the ‘eternal city’ on our included excursion. To help you see the city’s spectacular sights, including the Colosseum and the Trevi Fountain, join our optional, guided sightseeing tour by coach and on foot.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Rome

Colosseum

Trevi Fountain

Day 5 - Sorrento

Optional excursion to Sorrento, one of the most popular resorts on the Neapolitan Riviera, where you can spend the day.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Sorrento

Day 6

Free time before leaving for the overnight journey north.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Day 7

Return home.

Please note: April 13 2017 departure will visit Rome on Easter Sunday.

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then travel overnight to Italy.

On coach holidays of 7 days’ duration or more and Single Traveller coach holidays, you don’t even have to think about getting to your local joining point.

If you live within 20 miles of one of our free joining point, we’ll pick you up from your home and take you to meet your transfer coach, then return you back home at the end of your holiday. On European coach holidays of 7 days' or more, the cost of this is just £30 per booking each way (Up to 4 people per booking).

If you live a little further afield, you can also take advantage of this convenient option for an additional charge

Please note: If you would like to take up the Door-to-Door service, you will need to call our reservations team as it is not possible to book this service online.

Day 2

Afternoon arrival in Fiuggi near Rome for a six-night stay.

Day 3 - Pompeii and Montecassino

Today’s included excursion takes us first to the monastery of Montecassino, destroyed during WWII then rebuilt. We then continue to Pompeii where, in 79AD, the eruption of Mount Vesuvius buried the town in a suffocating layer of stones and ash (admission is extra). To get the most from your visit, why not join an optional, guided sightseeing tour?

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Pompeii

Day 4 - Rome

Discover the ‘eternal city’ on our included excursion. To help you see the city’s spectacular sights, including the Colosseum and the Trevi Fountain, join our optional, guided sightseeing tour by coach and on foot.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Rome

Day 5 - Sorrento or Capri with Guided Tour

Optional excursion to Sorrento, one of the most popular resorts on the Neapolitan Riviera, where you can spend the day. Alternatively join our optional visit to the magical Isle of Capri with a guided tour visiting the Piazza Umberto and the gardens of Augustus, which overlook the Faraglioni Rocks. Your place on the optional excursion to Capri can be reserved at the time of booking at a cost of £79pp.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Sorrento

Capri

Day 6 - Rome with the Vatican City

Another included visit to Rome, giving you the chance to visit the Vatican City. Perhaps visit the Sistine Chapel to see the awe-inspiring frescoes, including Michelangelo's famous chapel ceiling, (entrance not included).

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Rome

Vatican

Day 7 - Castel Gandolfo and Frascati

Join our optional excursion to the small town of Castel Gandolfo, home of the Pope's summer residence, overlooking Lake Albano. Here you can enjoy a stroll around the charming streets before we travel to the attractive, historic hill-town of Frascati, famous for its wine. Head for one of the town's many 'pergolato' where we include a short winetasting with snacks.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Castel Gandolfo

Frascati

Day 8

Free time before leaving for the overnight journey north.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Day 9

Return home.

Prices are per person, based on two sharing.

Extras: optional excursions; single room supplement £59 (7 days), £79 (9 days); travel insurance from £44.95 (7 days), £47.95 (9 days). 



FAQ's about our tours

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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We do have holidays that are suitable for wheelchair users, however the person using the wheelchair will need to be able to get on and off the coach if a coach tour is booked. Our coaches are not suitable for someone who is wheelchair reliant as we can only take folding wheelchairs that are stored in the luggage compartment.

We cannot guarantee that assistance will be available for the disabled person / wheelchair user and such bookings will only be accepted if that person is travelling with an able-bodied person who is fully able to attend to the needs of his/her co-traveller.

Passengers travelling by Eurostar in standard class seats must be able to walk 200 yards (183 metres) unaided. Please note; only collapsible wheelchairs are permitted on board standard class Eurostar coaches, as these must be stored in the luggage storage areas. Any passengers who are wheelchair reliant are required to be allocated in the 'Standard Premier' coaches where wheelchair user spaces are located. As these spaces are limited to 1 per train you must advise us immediately if you require them in order that we can reserve with Eurostar.

Excursions on our tours visit places of interest and public buildings. These may not be able to accommodate people with walking difficulties and wheelchair access may not be available. Excursions which include sightseeing tours may involve walking long distances and sometimes over cobbled or uneven surfaces.

The accommodation we use on our tours may not have ground floor rooms and in some instances lifts will not always be available. Occasionally access to your hotel may involve walking distances from the coach park and some hotels have a flight of steps to the Reception.

It is very important that checks are made with regard to the suitability of a tour for you prior to you make any booking with us.