Lenzner Tour and Travel Offices:

Charter and Tours—Sewickley

1-800-342-2349

Travel Agency—Monroeville

1-800-334-9937

Italian Tapestry

Italian Tapestry

Tour key sites of this beautiful country with guided sightseeing including a serenaded gondola ride. Other dates are available.

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Tour key sites of this beautiful country with guided sightseeing including a serenaded gondola ride. Other dates are available.

  • Venice, Italy

  • Venice Island

  • St. Mark's Square

  • Byzantine Basilica

  • lavish Doge's Palace

  • Bridge of Sighs

  • Glassblower Demostration

  • Serenaded Gondola Ride

  • Leonardi Acetaia Vinegar Tasting

  • Apennine Mountains

  • Tuscany

  • Florence

  • Academy of Fine Arts to see Michelangelo's "David"

  • Giotto's Bell Tower

  • The Baptistry's heavy bronze "Gate of Paradise"

  • Signoria Square

  • Siena

  • Duomo

  • Piazza Del Campo

  • Via Cassia

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

  • Rome

  • Vatican Museums

  • Sistine Chapel

  • St. Peter's Square and Basilica

  • Colosseum

  • Roman Forum

  • Highway of the Sun

  • Mount Vesuvius

  • Isle of Capri

  • Capri Village

  • Sorrento

  • All photos courtesy of Globus Family of Brands

 

Day 1

Overnight flight to Venice.

Day 2

Arrive in Venice, Italy. Meet with your tour director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner with wine at a local restaurant.

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Day 3

Venice Island: Highlights of your walking tour with a local guide are St. Mark's Square, the Byzantine Basilica, lavish Doge's Palace, and the Bridge of Sighs. Also watch a glassblower fashion objects in an age-old traditional manner. To enhance your stay, choose from optional activities: a serenaded gondola ride or an excursion to the island of Burano.

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Day 4

Venice Island-Modena-Florence: Enjoy a special treat: a Leonardi Acetaia Vinegar Tasting near Modena. Continue through the fertile Po area and the Apennine Mountains into province of Tuscany, and arrive in Florence, "Cradle of the Renaissance." Time for independent sightseeing and browsing through the shops. Tonight is your chance to join an optional dinner to try out Tuscan specialties.

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Day 5

Florence-Siena: This morning, follow your local guide to the Academy of Fine Arts to see Michelangelo's David. Also admire the marble cathedral, Giotto's Bell Tower, the Baptistry's heavy bronze "Gate of Paradise," and Signoria Square. Arrive in Siena, the city where the world-famous Palio, the medieval-style horse race, is held twice a year.

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Day 6


Day 6: Siena-Pienza-Rome: Your guided walking tour takes you inside its historic ramparts to the Duomo and to the Piazza Del Campo, where the Palio is held. Next, join the Via Cassia, named after the antique road leading to Rome, and stop in Pienza, famous for pecorino cheese. This picturesque town has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, thanks to a member of the Piccolomini family who became Pope Pius II in the 15th century and redesigned the town in renaissance style.

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Day 7

Rome: Enjoy unique guided sightseeing, including inside visits to all the highlights of religious and ancient Rome: the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel with Michelangelo's ceiling paintings; the Last Judgment, monumental St Peter's Square and Basilica to admire Michelangelo's Pieta; the Colosseum, and the Roman Forum, where Roman legions marched in triumph.

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Day 8

Rome-Pompeii-Sorrento: A scenic drive southwards along the Highway of the Sun. Arrive in fascinating Pompeii, the Roman city both destroyed and preserved by an eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. Your local guide with walk you past patrician homes, public baths, and commercial districts that strikingly recall day-to-day life when Rome was the apex of her power. Overnight in the charming, bayside resort of Sorrento.

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Day 9

Sorrento Excursion to Capri: Speed across the bay by Jetfoil to the world-famous Isle of Capri. Ride the Funicular to Capri Village for a guided visit of this beautiful town. Free time to explore the little shops on the pretty piazzetta before returning to Sorrento. The remainder of your day is at leisure, and this evening, a special farewell dinner with wine at a local agriturismo has been arranged to celebrate the success of your Italian vacation.

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Day 10

Sorrento - Flight home.




Sorrento - Flight home.


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B=Breakfast, D=Dinner

Price does not include airfare. This will be determined at the time of booking.

 

Includes: Motorcoach transportation, lodging, eight breakfasts, two dinners, admissions per itinerary, professional tour director, baggage handling, and taxes.

 

Deposit: $250.00 per person (non-refundable)

 

Insurance: Optional, highly recommended. Inquire at the time of booking.

 

Balance due: Jul 1, 2017

 

Note: Valid passport is required.

 

Cancellation: Deposit is Non-Refundable

                    64-25 days prior - 20% of the tour fare per person

                    24-8 days prior - 50% of the tour fare per person

                    7 days or less - NO REFUND

 

Walking Code: 4 - This tour requires a heavy amount of walking. To truly experience the program and destination, you need to be able to participate in physical activities such as long walking tours, walking over uneven terrain, climbing stairs and periods of standing. Some of the touring days may be longer, with select included activities occurring later in the evening.

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Lenzner Tour and Travel Offices:

Charter and Tours—Sewickley

110 Lenzner Court, Sewickley, PA 15143

1-800-342-2349

Office Hours: 8:00 am—7:00 pm (Monday—Friday)

Travel Agency—Monroeville

254 Monroeville Mall, Monroeville, PA 15146

1-800-334-9937

Office Hours: 9:00 am—5:00 pm (Monday-Friday)

11:00 am—3:00 pm (Saturday)