DAY 1: ARRIVE IN AMALFI COAST
Upon arrival at Naples airport, meet your private driver for transfer to your hotel accommodation in Positano. Check in and day at leisure. Overnight stay.
DAY 2: ENCHANTING AMALFI COAST
Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will enjoy a private tour along the spectacular Amalfi coast. The Amalfi Coast is a UNESCO World Heritage site that is renowned for its natural beauty as well as its characteristic towns. The crystal clear ocean waters and breathtaking landscapes are offset by the famous towns of Sorrento, Praiano, Positano, Ravello, and Amalfi, whose charming architecture elegantly blends into the mountainous landscape. Stop along the way to visit few of these villages.
Evening at leisure. Overnight stay.
DAY 3: CAPRI - THE PEARL OF THE AMALFI COAST
Breakfast at the hotel. Private day cruise to Capri. Enjoy the sea around Capri, stop and sea caves, swim in the turquoise waters and explore hidden coves. You will have the opportunity to visit the famous Blue Grotto and/or lesser-known grottoes like The Grotta Bianca or the Grotta dello Champagne. At the end of the sailing, stop for lunch in one of the seaside restaurants along the shores of Capri. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay.
DAY 4: POMPEII EXCAVATIONS
Breakfast at your hotel. Morning tour to the world famous Pompeii Excavations, ancient Roman town buried under 65 ft of volcanic ashes during the cataclysmic volcanic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. Afternoon and evening at leisure. Overnight stay.
DAY 5: ESSENCE OF ROME
Breakfast at the hotel. Private transfer from your hotel in Positano to the train station in Naples and departure by high-speed train to Rome. Transfer to your hotel in the city center. Late afternoon orientation tour of central Rome, including the Trevi Fountain, Piazza Navona, the Spanish Steps. The grand finale unfolds just steps away from the Pantheon at one of Rome’s most famous bar where you will enjoy the tradition of the Italian aperitivo with appetizers. Overnight stay.
DAY 6: ANCIENT ROME
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning tour of Ancient Rome to discover the Eternal city in all of its glory. First tour of the Colosseum that begins atop the "Opium Hill", continue with the visit of the Arena, the Undergrounds and Third Rier and learn about the bloody past of the amphitheater. Afterward, Roman Forum, the heart of ancient Rome, the magnificent Arch of Constantine, then Palatine Hill. The tour ends at the Temple which houses the altar where Julius Caesar was cremated. Afternoon & evening at leisure. Overnight stay.
DAY 7: MICHELANGELO’S MASTERPIECE & HOLY SEE
Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will visit one of the top rated museum in Rome: The Vatican museum and visiting the world’s greatest art collections. Your English speaking guide will lead you inside the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and St Peter's Basilica, where you will admire Michelagelo’s Pieta’. Afternoon and evening at leisure. Overnight stay.
DAY 8: MONTEPULCIANO AND BRUNELLO WINE TASTING
Breakfast at the hotel. Private transfer to your accommodation in the Tuscan countryside. Along the way, you will stop for a visit and wine tasting in the picturesque and medieval towns of Montalcino, renown for Brunello wines. Check in and overnight stay.
DAY 9: TUSCAN ESCAPADE – SIENA & SAN GIMIGNANO
Breakfast at the hotel. Today join a full day excursion that will take in the heart of the Chianti region. First stop will be in Siena, famous for its Palio that takes place every year on Piazza del Campo. Stroll around the historical center and admire the Town hall and the Romanesque/Gothic Cathedral. Free time for lunch (not included). Continue to San Gimignano, the Unesco World Heritage site also known as the “Manhattan of Tuscany". The town features 15 of the original 72 towers that once were the symbols of the power and wealth of its noble inhabitants. After the guided visit, free time for personal discovery. Before returning to your hotel, catch a glimpse of the old medieval village of Monteriggioni, surronded by its perfectly preserved famous walls. During this excursion you will visit two historic wineries of the Chianti Region and experience excellent tastings of wines, extra-virgin olive oil and local delicacies. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay.
DAY 10: DAY AT LEISURE
Breakfast at the hotel. Day at leisure. Relax in the countryside. Overnight stay.
Day 11: THE CRADLE OF RENAISSANCE
Breakfast at the hotel. Private transfer to your hotel in Florence and check in. Afternoon guided tour of Florence's historical center. Enjoy the Renaissance atmosphere in this lively city and discover the Accademia museum that hosts Michelangelo’s masterpiece, the David. You will also be able to admire The Prisoners and St Matthew, other impressive Michelangelo’s work of arts. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay.
DAY 12: UFFIZI GALLERY TREASURES
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning tour to the Uffizi museums, where you can admire the masterpieces of Florence finest Renaissance artists such as Botticelli, Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Raffaello, Giotto, Cimabue, Masaccio. Afternoon and evening at leisure. Overnight stay.
DAY 13: DEPARTURE
Breakfast at the hotel. Private transfer to the airport and departure. Arrivederci!
NOTE: This itinerary is subject to change based on the availability of the services/tours/activities listed at the time of your traveling.