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VACANZA Absolute ITALY 2018

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ABOUT US VACANZA ABSOLUTE ITALY We are your Italy Vacation Experts For years Italy has ranked among the top visited vacation destinations. An incredibly easy and comfortable country to visit. A young country, formerly made up of independent city states—called regions. Each district and in some cases, retaining its own dialect or language, as well it’s own cuisine, which changes rapidly from town to town. This diversified cuisine of local specialties, today is being recognized as a form of art. Our specialized programs; Exclusive and Independent Tours will allow you to discover another perspective of Italy’s culture not just in Food and Wine. Epic history found in the thousands of small rustic towns and villages, where ancient traditions are still being practiced and preserved. Our self-drive tours will take you through stunning countryside, breath-taking landscapes, scenic mountain ranges and dazzling lakes. Every corner you turn reveals beauty. Let us take you to an Unforgettable Vacation. INDIVIDUAL TOURS & SERVICES  Cooking & Wine  Walking & Trekking  Pre & Post Shore Excursions  Vintage Car & Ferrari Tours  Fly –Drive Tours  Private or Group Transfers  Villas & Apartments; Country & City  Hotels & City Escape Programs  Wedding & Honeymoons ESCORTED TOURS  Guaranteed Departures  Intimate Small Groups  No Minimum Passengers CUSTOMIZED GROUP TOURS ON REQUEST Customize your tour to fit your groups unique wants and desires. We tailor your tour to complete everyone’s bucket list NOTE: The Cad ( $) rate is indicative of the Euro Exchange Rate, and is subject to change. Table of Contents SMALL GROUP TOURS Splendour of Italy............................................ 3 Soul of Italy + Cinqueterre .............................. 4 Italy’s Best....................................................... 5 Best of Tuscany .............................................. 6 GUARANTEED TOURS Heart of Italy Umbria & Tuscany..................... 7 Enchanting Tuscany & Cinqueterre ................ 8 RAIL VACATIONS Tour Italy By Rail............................................. 9 Highlights of Italy Rail Tour........................... 10 Classic Italy By Rail ...................................... 11 Rome to Venice ............................................ 12 WALKING & HIKING TOURS Walking & Explore Cinqueterre..................... 13 Experience Cinqueterre ................................ 14 Discover Chianti............................................ 15 Walking Liguria’s Cinqueterre....................... 16 Walking the Heart of The Amalfi Coast.........17 Hiking the Amalfi Coast & Mountains............18 Luxury Walking Tour of Amalfi ......................19 Puglia’s Best ................................................20 CYCLING TOUR Tuscany By E-Bike........................................21 SOFT ADVENTURE TOUR Foot Steps of Roman History ........................22 CITY & COUNTRY BREAKS Venice & Florence .........................................23 Sorrento & Rome ..........................................24 Lake Como & Milan.......................................25 Cinqueterre....................................................26 Chianti & Tuscany ................................... 27-28 PRIVATE DAY TOURS ......................... 29-31 GASTRONOMY TOURS ....................... 32-35 WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM

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9 DAYS SMALL GROUP TOUR DATES DOUBLE SINGLE APR 13, 27 JUL,13, 27, AUG 10, 24 $2,635 $2,695 MAY 04, 18 JUN 01,15, 29, SEP 07, 21, OCT 05,19 NOV 02, NOV 16 $3,045 $2,490 $2,125 $4,060 $4,130 $4,660 $3,640 $2,790 TRIPLE $2,370 $2,510 $2,775 $2,310 $1,995 SPLENDOR OF ITALY Highlights ROME, FLORENCE, TUSCANY & VENICE SMALL GROUP MAXIMUM 16, GUARANTEED DEPARTURES, FRIDAYS HOTELS: 4* OR SIMILAR ROME: DEI MELLINI / LONDRA & CARGILL FLORENCE: EXECUTIVE / KRAFT VENICE: PALAZZO SELVADEGO / BONVECHIATI Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY Day 1: Friday Welcome to Rome, Meet & Greet private airport transfer. Late afternoon meet with tour leader for short briefing. A pleasant walk dinner at nearby restaurant, enjoy a Welcome Dinner. Day 2: Heart of Rome & Vatican Meet your guide and private Transfer to the Vatican Museum. Q quick skip the line access. Visit the major sights as well as some unexpected surprises. See the Belvedere Courtyard with Apollo Belvedere & Laocoön & His Sons, Raphael Rooms, the Galleries of the Candelabra, of the Maps and of the Tapestries, the Sistine Chapel, Pinecone Courtyard, and St. Peter’s Basilica. Late afternoon guided walking tour of Baroque Rome. Return to hotel, evening at leisure. Overnight. Day 3: Rome A Day to relax or continue exploring Rime: Suggest Imperial Rome with Colosseum and Foro, or visit one of the most beautiful art collection Palazzo Borghese. Alternatively, a visit Capri or Pompeii taking advantage of the new high speed trains connecting Naples and Rome in just 1 hr. Overnight in Rome. Day 4: Tuscany Today we will continue to Tuscany, guided tour. Transfer to Florence by coach with a stop in Siena. Enjoy a wine & food experience lunch. Walking tour of the old town. Continue to Florence if time allows short stop to visit Monteriggioni. Overnight Florence. Day 5: Florence Visit Florence from the unknown and most picturesque sides of the city. ,Discover the San Lorenzo Market and a chance to taste a variety of foods, cheese, fruits, breads. Etc. Free time for Lunch. Afternoon meet your guide in the hotel and get ready to explore the heart of historical Florence visiting sites such as Duomo, Ponte ‘Vecchio ending with a visit to the Academia’ filled with masterpieces such as David. Overnight Florence. Day 6: Florence Today a leisure day to relax, or take a small group tour of beautiful villages of Cinqueterre. Day 7: Venice After breakfast, you will be transferred to Florence train station. Board your train to Venice. Enjoy the ride by high-speed train to Venice. The city is built on several small islands linked by hundreds of bridges. Arrival late morning and transfer to hotel in the Laguna. Free time to explore Venice on your own. Overnight in Venice. Day 8: Venice Late afternoon guided visit of Venice followed by a gondola tour. Afternoon is the best time to enjoy ‘Venice, when most of the visitors leave the city, Our guide will help you to visit the main sights of the city but also to discover the real soul of Venice spending some time outside of the main tourist areas, places that you can reach by yourself only if you get lost. The tour will end with a Gondola ride. In the evening, enjoy a Venetian Dinner. Overnight in Venice. Day 9: Venice After Breakfast Private Water Taxi Transfer to Venice Airport or S. Lucia Rail Station. Quick Facts Includes: Meet & Greet Private Arrival & Departure transfers, 3 nts Rome, 3 nts Florence, 2 nts Venice, Breakfast, Tour Escort, Welcome Dinner, Walking along Rome, Visit Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel, Transfer to Florence. Wine & Food experience Lunch Siena, walking heart of Siena, Market tour of Florence, Guided visit Florence with Academia, High speed rail to Venice, Venice arrival Transfer, Guided Visit Venice + Gondola Tour, Evening walking Venice Tour, Farewell dinner. Excludes: Flights, tips and gratuities, city tax (paid locally), Items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items not mentioned in the “ Includes”. 3 WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM

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8 DAYS SMALL GROUP TOUR DATES APR 13 APR 27, JUL13, 27 MAY 04, 18 JUN 01, 15, 29 SEP 07, 21, OCT 05, 19 AUG 10, 24 DOUBLE $2,235 $2,300 $2,625 $2,180 SINGLE $2,440 $3,100 $3,640 $2,865 TRIPLE $2,100 $2,100 $2,425 $2,040 SOUL OF ITALY + CINQUETERRE NOV 02 NOV 16 $2,160 $2,125 $2,830 $2,790 $2,020 $1,995 Highlights ROME, FLORENCE, TUSCANY & CINQUETERRE SMALL GROUP MAXIMUM 16, GUARANTTED DEPARTURES, FRIDAYS HOTELS: 4* OR SIMILAR ROME: DEI MELLINI / LONDRA & CARGILL FLORENCE: EXECUTIVE / KRAFT Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY Day 1: Friday Welcome to Rome, Meet & Greet private airport transfer. Late afternoon meet with tour leader for short briefing. A pleasant walk, and enjoy a Welcome Dinner at a local restaurant. Day 2: Heart of Rome & Vatican. Meet your guide and private Transfer to the Vatican Museum. Quick skip the line access. Visit the major sights as well as some unexpected surprises. See the Belvedere Courtyard with Apollo Belvedere & Laocoön & His Sons, Raphael Rooms, the Galleries of the Candelabra, of the Maps and of the Tapestries, the Sistine Chapel, Pinecone Courtyard, and St. Peter’s Basilica. Late afternoon guided walking tour of Baroque Rome. Return to hotel, evening at leisure. Overnight. Day 3: Rome A Day to relax or continue exploring Rome: Suggested Imperial Rome with Colosseum and Roman Forum, or visit one of the most beautiful art collection Palazzo Borghese. Alternatively, visit Capri or Pompeii taking advantage of the new high speed trains connecting Naples and Rome in just 1 hr. Overnight in Rome. Day 4: Tuscany Today we will continue to Tuscany, guided tour. Transfer to Florence by coach with a stop in Siena. Enjoy a wine & food experience lunch. Walking tour of the old town. Continue to Florence, if time allows short stop to visit Monteriggioni. Overnight Florence. Day 5: Florence Visit Florence from the unknown and most picturesque sides of the city. Discover the San Lorenzo Market and a chance to taste a variety of foods, cheese, fruits, breads. Free time for Lunch. Afternoon meet your guide in the hotel and explore the heart of historical Florence visiting sites such as Duomo, Ponte ‘Vecchio ending with a visit to the Accademia’ filled with masterpieces such as David. Overnight Florence. Day 6: Cinqueterre Today discover a spectacular corner of Italy. Leave Florence early morning with your guide driving to North West Riviera with a comfortable air-conditioned minivan. Enjoy the Tuscan Views. Once in Cinque Terre National Park as we stroll along the national park by boat, train, and walking fabulous trails on the cliff. Your experience includes a delicious full lunch with wine tasting in a local restaurant on the sea where you will enjoy incredible fresh seafood cooked Ligurian-style, accompanied by some great white wines typical of this region. Return to Florence late afternoon. Overnight in Florence. Day 7: Wine & Oil Experience with Dinner in Chianti. Morning at Leisure. Afternoon meet your tour guide and start your Chianti experience drive through rolling hills to the Villa with a Boutique Winery, surrounded by beautiful vineyards and olive groves. With a wine expert visit the 500-year-old cellar visit, still used today for a very select production. Taste and learn about the production of the different products of this boutique winery while you will learn the process. At the end, you will enjoy a fine dinner of special dishes paired with 4 different wines, including the renowned Super Tuscan of the estate, plus a sweet typical dessert wine. A tasting olive oil with typical unsalted Tuscan bread, charcuterie and a cheese selection, paired with various jams and balsamic vinegar. Return to Florence, you will stop at Piazzale Michelangelo Belvedere, for a breathtaking view of Florence, admiring all the lights of the city. Overnight Florence. Day 8: Departure Day After Breakfast private transfer to Florence airport or rail station. Quick Facts Includes: Meet & Greet private return transfers, 3 nights Rome, 4 nights Florence, Breakfasts, tour escort, Welcome Dinner, walking along Rome, visit Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel, transfer to Florence, Wine & Food experience Siena, walking heart of Siena, market tour of Florence, guided visit Florence with Academia, guided visit of Cinqueterre, wine & oil experience with dinner in Chianti. Excludes: Flights, tips and gratuities, city tax (paid locally), Items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items not mentioned in the “ Includes”. 4 WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM

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11 DAYS SMALL GROUP TOUR DATES DOUBLE SINGLE TRIPLE APR 09 APR 23 APR 30 MAY 14, 29 JUN 11, 25 JUL 09, 23 SEP 03,12 OCT 01 OCT 15 $4,460 $4,715 $5,030 $5,785 $5,885 $6,100 $4,110 $4,110 $4,160 $4,620 $5,040 $5,985 $6,850 $4,310 $4,640 $4,675 $6,240 $4,300 ITALY’S BEST OCT 29 NOV 12 $4,315 $3,870 $5,475 $4,870 $3,880 $3,560 Highlights SORRENTO, AMALFI, RAVELLO, POSITANO,POMPEII, ROME, FLORENCE & TUSCANY SMALL GROUP MAXIMUM 16, GUARANTEED DEPARTURES, MONDAYS HOTELS: 4* OR SIMILAR SORRENTO: TRAMONTANO / ANTICHE MURA / REGINA ROME: DEI MELINI / LONDRA & CARGILL FLORENCE: EXECUTIVE/ KRAFT Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY Day 1: Welcome to Italy! Individual arrival to Sorrento Hotel. Late afternoon briefing with tour leader an fellow travellers. Later walk to nearby restaurant and enjoy a tasty welcome dinner. Overnight in Sorrento. Day 2: Discover Sorrento Morning relaxed walking tour of enchanting centre of Sorrento, ending tour with Limoncello tasting. Late afternoon depart on guided tour of countryside, and a local Agriturismo. Visit citrus groves and vineyards with tasting of wine with local snacks. Dinner of typical dishes ending with Limoncello. Overnight Sorrento. Day 3: Amalfi Drive & Ravello Discover the beauty of the landscapes of the Amalfi Coast embracing small fishing villages. Driver to Amalfi where you will have free time to explore the medieval part of the city.. Later, you will ascend to Ravello, considered the most romantic and beautiful small towns in southern Italy. Perched on arduous, terraced slopes providing unforgettable views over the azure coast below. Overnight Sorrento. Day 4: Leisure Day Optional tour to Capri or Paestum Overnight Sorrento. Day 5: Pompeii & Rome En route to Rome Visit Archeological site of Pompeii. Continue to Naples, guided visit oft the heart of the city. Continue to Rome High Speed Train, transferred to hotel with Welcome Dinner in Rome. Overnight Rome. Day 6: Vatican and Historical Rome Transfer to Vatican for guided visit, Sistine Chapel Pinecone Courtyard, St. Peter’s Basilica. Late afternoon meet your tour leader for a walking tour of the Baroque & Ancient Rome. Overnight Rome. Day 7: Rome Leisure Day This allows has been designed to offer you the easy to either relax or explore more of the Eternal City. Day 8: Tuscany Today we will continue to Tuscany, guided tour. Transfer to Florence by coach with a stop in Siena. Enjoy a wine & food experience lunch and walking tour of Siena. Continue to Florence if time allows short stop to visit Monteriggioni. Overnight Florence. Day 9: Florence Visit Florence from the unknown and most picturesque sides of the city. Discover the San Lorenzo Market and a chance to taste a variety of foods, cheese, fruits, breads. Free time for Lunch. Afternoon meet your guide in the hotel and get ready to explore the heart of historical Florence visiting sites such as Duomo, Ponte ‘Vecchio ending with a visit to the Accademia filled with masterpieces such as David. Overnight Florence. Day 10: Florence Leisure Day one can join a small group day tour to Cinqueterre. Overnight Florence. Day 11: Florence Departure Day Private Transfer to Florence Airport or Rail Station. Quick Facts Includes: 4 Nights Sorrento, 3 nights Rome, 3 nights, Florence, Breakfasts, tour escort, Welcome Dinner, walking tour Sorrento, farm experience with dinner, guided tour Amalfi, Ravello, Pompeii, Naples, rail tickets, Rome transfer, dinner In Rome, walking tour of Rome, visit Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel, Florence transfer, wine & food experience lunch in Siena, walking heart of Siena, market tour of Florence, guided visit Florence with Academia. Excludes: Flights, tips and gratuities, city tax (paid locally), Items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items not mentioned in the “ Includes”. 5 WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM

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7 DAYS SMALL GROUP TOUR BEST OF TUSCANY Highlights FLORENCE, SIENA, SAN GIMIGNANO & TUSCANY SMALL GROUP MAXIMUM 16, GUARANTEED DEPARTURES, SUNDAYS DATES DOUBLE SINGLE APR 15 APR 29 MAY 06, 20 JUN 03,17 JUL 01 SEP 09, 23 JUL 15, 29 AUG 12, 26 OCT 07, OCT 21 $2,715 $2,860 $2,660 $2,890 $2,830 $3,885 $4,160 $3,930 $4,020 $4,095 TRIPLE $2,580 $2,680 $2,485 $2,700 $2,659 HOTELS: 4* OR SIMILAR FLORENCE: CAVOUR / PIERRE / EXECUTIVE CORTONA: BORGO MELONE Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY Day 1 Sunday arrival Meet & Greet private airport transfers. Late afternoon meet your tour guide welcome briefing continue with a walking orientation tour of city. Overnight Florence. Day 2 Depart Florence , you will arrive in Siena passing along the beautiful hills of Chianti. Once in town, enjoy a guided walking tour to discover Piazza del Campo exploring quieter backstreets. And learn about the history of Siena. Your journey continues to San Gimignano, celebrated for its medieval skyscrapers, high walls and narrow streets. Free time to explore San Gimignano. Late afternoon Tuscan Hills and Chianti. Visit the cellars of a Noble Villa and Enjoy a Tuscan Dinner and Wine Tasting. Coming back to Florence, stop at Piazzale Michelangelo belvedere, for a breathtaking view of Florence. Day 3 Today explore Picturesque Florence visit the market of San Lorenzo. In the afternoon, meet your guide in the hotel and get ready to explore the heart of this renaissance city. the town. Visit Piazza Della Signoria, walk by the Palazzo Vecchio, the Duomo with Giotto's bell tower, Ponte Vecchio. Ending at the Academia with the masterpiece of Michelangelo: the statue of David. Day 4 Discover Ancient Tuscan tastes and secrets from our Chef's on Italian cooking In the morning, take a little walk in the city center and visit Florence Farmers' Market and discover all its beautiful colors and authenticity, getting to know the butchers, bakers and farmers which Florentines buy their ingredients from. Later, reach a fascinating villa in the Chianti countryside here you will learn about Tuscan food and prepare your dishes under the attentive guidance of an expert Chef. Lesson follows with Lunch + Wine tasting of 3 wines and a visit of a boutique winery in Chianti. Return to Florence late afternoon and overnight. Day 5 Departure for Pienza, arrive and time to walk the city centre of this charming village. Continue to Montepulciano nestled in the Val D’Orica. Guided visit this Tuscan medieval village, known worldwide for its Vino Nobile. Lunch is served at a local Trattoria, dishes of local products paired with a wine tasting. Continue to Cortona area arrive late afternoon Overnight Borgo Il Melone near Cortona. Day 6 Today a leisure day to enjoy your country Estate. Relax in their gorgeous garden, or a 10 minute walk into Cortona, or suggest a cooking class with the resident chef of the Estate. Tonight enjoy a farewell dinner paired with Tuscan Wines. Overnight near Cortona. Day 7 Independent Transfer. Quick Facts Includes: Meet & Greet Private Arrival, 4 Nights Florence, 2 Nights Val D’Orcia, Breakfast, Tour Escort Service, Welcome Briefing, Welcome dinner in Rome, Siena & San Gimignano Guided Visit with Dinner in Chianti, Guided Visit Heart of Florence, Academia David, Cooking Class Tuscany, Winery Visit and Farmer's Market Tour, Full Day Driver/Guide tour Montepulciano & Pienza with Wine Tasting. Farewell Dinner at Estate. Excludes: Flights, tips and gratuities, city tax (paid locally), Items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items not mentioned in the “ Includes”. 6 WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM

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6 DAYS GURANTEED TOUR HEART OF ITALY UMBRIA & TUSCANY Highlights ORVIETTO, ASSISI, MONTEPULCIANO, PIENZA SIENA, ROME GENERAL GROUP TOUR - GUARANTEED DEPARTURES: SUNDAYS OPERATES: 08 APR- 21 OCT 2018 - (NO MINIMUM REQUIRED) DATES DOUBLE SINGLE TRIPLE APR 08, 22 MAY 06, 20 JUN 10, 24 JUL 08, 22 AUG 12, 26 SEP 09, 23 OCT 07, 21 $1,560 $1,560 $1,560 $1,560 $1,560 $1,560 $1,560 $1,980 $1,980 $1,980 $1,980 $1,980 $1,980 $1,980 $1,500 $1,500 $1,500 $1,500 $1,500 $1,500 $1,500 HOTELS: 4* OR SIMILAR ASSISI HOTEL FONTEBELLA SIENA AREA HOTEL MONTAPERTI ROME PRINCIPESSA ISABELLA, HOSIANUM PALACE ONE BAG + ONE CARRY ON ALLOWED Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY DAY 01 - SUNDAY ROME - ORVIETO - TODI - ASSISI Depart Hotel for a delightful Journey through rolling hills to arrive Orvietto. A city with significant cultural heritage, fascinating traditions and an exciting life-style. Continue to Todi one of the most beautiful views is certainly that of Piazza del Popolo. Free time for lunch. Tour continues to Assisi. Visit this mystic town of St. Francis. Dinner and Overnight DAY 02 – MONDAY ASSISI - SPELLO - MONTEFALCO - BEVAGNA - CARAPACE - ASSISI After breakfast at depart for SPELLO an ancient small village. On to MONTEFALCO which is on an outcrop overlooking the valleys with sweeping views. Proceed to BEVAGNA, Entering the town through Foligno Gate. One hour visit followed by a lunch includes water/glass of wine or soft drink. Continue to CARAPACE for a Wine tasting with snacks, return to hotel Overnight Assisi. DAY 3 - TUESDAY ASSISI - TREVI - ASSISI Depart for TREVI, a small town on a hillside in the heart of Umbria rich in history and art. The visit followed by a TRUFFLE HUNT, forest, hunter and his dog. Light lunch including glass of wine or soft drink. After lunch visit to a Olive Oil Farm with tasting. Overnight Assisi hotel Fontebella in Assisi. Dinner includes water/glass of wine or soft drink. DAY 04 - WEDNESDAY ASSISI - DERUTA - CORTONA - MONTE SAN SAVINO - SIENA Visit DERUTA famous for it's ceramics, CORTONA town of medieval alleyways, and wonderful views. Proceed to MONTE SAN SAVINO visit and enjoy lunch in a cellar and Vineyard visit. SIENA, where you will enjoy a visit of the old city centre. You will be walking along the medieval streets admiring splendid palaces. The sightseeing tour will end in the Piazza del Campo. This is one of the most beautiful squares in the world and site of the famous 600 years old horse-race, called “Il Palio”. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Siena DAY 05 - THURSDAY SIENA - SAN GIMIGNANO - MONTEPULCIANO - PIENZA - ROME Depart for SAN GIMIGNANO, a tiny city that has remained intact through the centuries; situated on a hilltop and famous for its numerous towers, frescoes and other art treasures. Proceed to MONTEPULCIANO, an ancient village, famous for producing one of the oldest wines of Italy, the “Nobile di Montepulciano”. You will stop for a visit to a wine cellar and experience a tasting of wines and local products like ham, cheese, and salami, will continue p to PIENZA, a Renaissance town built under known for its pecorino cheese. Back to Rome where we will arrive at about 18.00. Private transfer to Hotel overnight. DAY 6 ROME After breakfast departure, private transfer to Rome airport or Rail Station. Quick Facts Includes: 4* selected hotels; 3 nights Assisi, 1 night Siena, 1 night Rome, 5 buffet breakfasts, 3 dinners with beverages, 4 wine tastings or lunch with local products, ground transportation by deluxe motor coach, Rome transfers private car, multilingual tour escort service. Excludes: Flights, tips and gratuities, city tax (paid locally), Items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items not mentioned in the “ Includes”. WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM 7

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5 DAYS GURANTEED TOUR ENCHANTING TUSCANY & CINQUETERRE Highlights MONTEPULCIANO, PIENZA SIENA, LA SPEZIA, CINQUETERRE, ROME GENERAL GROUP TOUR - GUARANTEED DEPARTURES: SUNDAYS OPERATES 08 APR- 21 OCT 2018 - (NO MINIMUM REQUIRED) DATES APR 8, 15, 22, 29 MAY 6, 13, 20, 27 JUN 3, 10, 17, 24 JUL 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 AUG 5,12,19, 26 SEP 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 OCT7, 14, 21 DOUBLE $1,670 $1,670 $1,670 $1,670 $1,670 $1,670 $1,670 SINGLE $2,310 $2,310 $2,310 $2,310 $2,310 $2,310 $2,310 TRIPLE $1,590 $1,590 $1,590 $1,590 $1,590 $1,590 $1,590 HOTELS: 4* OR SIMILAR SIENA AREA HOTEL MONTAPERTI LA SPEZIA AREA NH LA SPEZIA ROME PRINCIPESSA ISABELLA, HOSIANUM PALACE ONE BAG + ONE CARRY ON PERMITTED Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY DAY 01 - SUNDAY ROME - MONTEPULCIANO - PIENZA - SIENA Meet tour leader, start your delightful journey through the rolling hills of the Chianti Region. Arrive Montepulciano known for the production of the oldest wines of Italy, the “Nobile di Montepulciano”. Wine cellar visit, tasting of wines with local products, ham, cheese, salami. On to Pienza, visit this medieval village, known for pecorino cheese. Continue to Siena visit of the old city centre and Piazza Del Campo. Dinner and Overnight DAY 02 - MONDAY SIENA - SAN GIMIGNANO - S. DONATO IN POGGIO - PISA - LA SPEZIA Depart for San Gimignano situated on a hilltop and famous for its numerous towers. Proceed to San Donato in Poggio, within the Chianti Classico “Gallo Nero” region. Visit a farmhouse for light snack and wine tasting. Continue to Pisa guided walking tour of historical centre and Leaning Tower (exterior visit), and other beautiful monuments. Proceed to La Spezia dinner and overnight at the hotel. DAY 03 - TUESDAY LA SPEZIA - PORTOVENERE - GOLFO DEI POETI - CINQUETERRE - LA SPEZIA depart by boat to discover “CINQUE TERRE” is an area suspended between sea and land, hanging from sheer cliffs surrounded by hills and vineyards. You will be able to stop at PORTOVENERE, VERNAZZA, and MONTEROSSO and visit them at leisure Return La Spezia by train Dinner and overnight. DAY 04 - WEDNESDAY LA SPEZIA - CARRARA MARBLE CAVES - MONTECARLO DI LUCCA – ROME Morning visit CARRARA impressive marble quarries carved deep into the mountain. Continue to Montecarlo di Lucca small town on the hills around Lucca. Visit a farmhouse taste delicious Tuscan food specialities, from olive oil to cheese, bread, pasta, with wine. Proceed to Rome and arrival in the evening. Private Transfer overnight Rome DAY 05 – THURSDAY - After Breakfast private transfer to Airport or Rail Station. Tip: General Group Tour (Coach Tour) Highlights on Tuscany and Cinqueterre. Dress for the weather and comfortable footwear. Quick Facts Includes: 4 Nights in 4* Selected Hotels, 4 Buffet Breakfasts, 3 Dinners (Excludes Beverages), 3 Wine Tastings with Local Products, Ground Transportation by Deluxe Motor Coach, Boat Trip Along Enchanting Cinqueterre Coast, Multilingual Tour Escort Service, Private Transfers Rome. Excludes: Flights, Tips and gratuities, City Tax (paid locally), Items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items not mentioned in the “ Includes”. WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM 8

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9 DAYS RAIL VACATION TOUR ITALY BY RAIL Highlights VENICE, FLORENCE, ROME & SORRENTO VALID FROM: OCT 1ST 2017 — TO: OCT 31ST 2018 BLACK OUT DATES: 2018 JAN 07, 14 / FEB 04, 11 / APR 01 / JUN 10, 17 / JUL 29 DATES JAN 01 - FEB 18 FEB 25 - MAR 25 APR 08 - APR 29 MAY 06 - AUG 26 SEP 02 - SEP 30 OCT 01 - OCT 28 DOUBLE $935 $980 $1,260 $1,170 $1,545 $1,195 SINGLE $1,430 $1,515 $2,000 $2,040 $2,685 $1,855 HOTELS: 3***HOTELS OR SIMILAR VENICE: AL SOLE, CA’ FORMENTA, BELLE EPOQUE, LA FENICE ET DES ARTISTES. FLORENCE: COSIMO DE MEDICI, BOCCACCIO, UNICORNO, AURORA, KURSAA & AUSONIA. ROME: ALEXANDRA, CAMELIA, ACCADEMIA, CORTINA. SORRENTO: EDEN, ZI TERESA, SORRENTO CITY, DEL CORSO. Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY Day 1: Sunday Venice – Arrival Upon arrival, make your own way to your hotel. The remainder of the day is free to explore the "Floating City". Overnight. Day 2: Monday Explore Venice Full day at leisure. Visit the city at your own peace or take part to one of the many group excursions or consider joining a tour to Murano, Burano, and Torcello. Overnight. Day 3: Tuesday Venice – Florence Make your own way to the train station to board your train to Florence. Arrive hotel and balance of day at leisure. Overnight. Day 4: Wednesday Explore Florence Full day at leisure to visit the city at your own peace or take part to one of the many group tours. Overnight. Day 5: Thursday Florence Make your own way to the train station to board your train to Rome. Arrival hotel. The remainder of the day is free to enjoy the “Eternal City”. Overnight. Day 6: Friday Explore Rome Full day at leisure to visit the city at your own pace or take part to one of the many group tours. Suggest evening stroll around the Trastevere followed by dinner. Overnight. Day 7: Saturday Rome – Naples – Pompeii – Sorrento After breakfast, make your own way to the train station to board your train to Naples. Arrival hotel, rest of day at leisure. Overnight. Day 8: Sunday Sorrento at Leisure Enjoy a day at leisure. We suggest joining an optional tour to Capri, or the Amalfi Coast with picturesque fishing villages and spectacular scenery. Overnight. Day 9: Monday Sorrento – Naples –Departure day. Quick Facts Includes: 3* Hotels, 2 Nights Venice, 2 Nights Florence, 2 Nights Rome, 2 Nights Sorrento, Second Class High Speed Trains: VeniceFlorence-Rome-Naples. Excludes: Flights, tips and gratuities, City Tourist Tax (paid locally), transfers, items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items that have not mentioned in the “ Includes”. WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM 9

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9 DAYS RAIL VACATION DATES FEB 25 - MAR 25 APR 08 - JUN 24 JUL 01 - AUG 26 SEP 02 - SEP 30 OCT 07 - OCT 28 DOUBLE $2,410 $2,890 $2,555 $3,070 $2,700 SINGLE $3,340 $4,060 $3,605 $4,475 $3,790 HIGHLIGHTS OF ITALY RAIL TOUR Highlights VENICE, FLORENCE, ROME & SORRENTO ARRIVAL VENICE SUNDAY - DEPART NAPLES MONDAY VALID FROM: OCT 01ST 2017 – OCT 31ST 2018 BLACK OUT DATES: 2018 JAN 07, 14 / FEB 04, 11 / APR 01, JUN 10, 17 / JUL 29 ITINERARY HOTELS: 4**** OR SIMILAR VENICE: GIORGIONE, SANTA MARINA, PALAZZO SELVADEGO, MONACO & GRAND CANAL, BONVECCHIATI FLORENCE: ROMA, ADRIATICO, BAGLIONI, DIPLOMAT, PALAZZO STROZZI ROME: SAVOY, DEI BORGIA, BARBERINI, BERG LUXURY, EMPIRE PALACE SORRENTO: IMPERIAL TRAMONTANO, REGINA, CAPODIMONTE, ANTICHE MURA Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change Day 1: Sunday Venice – Arrival Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is free to explore the "Floating City". Overnight. Day 2: Monday Explore Venice Join morning walking city tour, with skip-the-line entry to the spectacular St. Mark’s Basilica. Explore some lesser-known corners of the city. Venetian experiences, an unforgettable gondola ride to explore the city’s beauty from the water. The afternoon is at leisure or consider joining a tour to Murano, Burano, and Torcello. Overnight. Day 3: Tuesday Venice – Florence Morning, Rail departure High Speed train to Florence. Arrival and transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure in this Renaissance jewel. Overnight. Day 4: Wednesday Explore Florence. Your morning walking tour, you will see Piazza della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio, the Duomo, the Baptistery, Brunelleschi's Dome, Pontevecchio Bridge and the secret Vasari Corridor. Afternoon at leisure optional tour of the Uffizi Gallery or Accademia Gallery. Overnight. Day 5: Thursday Florence – Rome. Make your own way to the train station, High Speed Train to Rome. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel. The remainder of the day is free to enjoy the “Eternal City”. Overnight. Day 6: Friday Explore Rome Morning, small group tour. Visit some of the most famous and symbolic sights; Jewish Ghetto, Porticus Octaviae, Campo de Fiori, Piazza Navona, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, and Bernini’s fountain La Barcaccia. Afternoon Meet guide in front of the Vatican Museums, visit Sistine Chapel, continue on to St. Peter’s Basilica to admire among others, Michelangelo’s masterpiece La Pieta. Tour ends St. Peter’s Square. Overnight Day 7: Saturday Rome – Naples – Pompeii – Sorrento Make your own way to the train station High Speed Train to Naples. Arriva and transferred to hotel in Sorrento. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight. Day 8: Sunday: Sorrento at Leisure After breakfast enjoy optional cruise to Capri, (seasonal) OR tour of the Amalfi Coast with picturesque villages suspended into cliffs. Return to hotel in Sorrento. Overnight. Day 9: Monday Sorrento – Naples – Departure. After breakfast transfer to Naples airport/ rail station. Quick Facts - Includes: 4* Hotel B&B, 2 Nights each stay Venice, Florence, Rome, Sorrento, Second Class High Speed Trains: VCEFLR-ROM-NAP, Venice Meet & Greet Transfer, Departure transfer Sorrento to Naples Airport, Arrival Transfers Rail Station to FLR, ROM, NAP, to Hotels, 2-Hr group Walking Tour of Venice includes St. Mark’s & 30 Min. Gondola Ride, 2,5-Hr group Walking Tour Florence. 6-Hr walking Tour Rome, Hotel Pick Up + Vatican Museums, Excursion to Capri Island & to Amalfi Coast from Sorrento. Excludes: Flights, tips and gratuities, City Tourist Tax (paid locally), transfers, items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items that have not mentioned in the “ Includes”. WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM 10

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8 DAYS RAIL VACATIONS CLASSIC ITALY BY RAIL Highlights ROME, FLORENCE, CINQUETERRE, LA SPEZIA, MILAN VALID FROM: NOV 1ST 2017 — OCT 31ST 2018 BLACK OUT DATES: JAN, FEB, MAR 26, JUN 11 & 19 JUL 30, SEPT 10 DATES MAR 05 - MAR 19 APR 02 - JUN 25 JUL 02 - AUG 27 SEP 02 - OCT 22 DOUBLE $1,655 $1,805 $1,390 $1,620 SINGLE $2,440 $2,679 $2,030 $2.380 HOTELS: 4**** OR SIMILAR ROME: DEI BORGIA, BARBERINI, BERG LUX, EMPIRE PALACE,PANTHEON, THE INDEPENDENT FLORENCE: ROMA, ADRIATICO, GH BAGLIONI, DIPLOMAT, STROZZI PALACE, STROZZI, ADLER CAVAGLIERI LA SPEZIA: NH LA SPEZIA, CDH LA SPEZIA MILAN: UPTOWN PALACE, GRAND VISCONTI PALACE, THE SQUARE Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY Day 1: Monday: Rome - Arrival Upon arrival in Rome Meet & Greet Private Transfer to Hotel City Centre. Enjoy a free day in the "Eternal City." Day 2: Tuesday: Rome Join your walking tour of Rome and visit the Trevi Fountain, where throwing in a coin ensures returning to Rome, the Piazza Navona, site of Bernini's fountains and the Pantheon. Day 3: Wednesday: Rome Enjoy a free day in Rome or take an optional tour to the Naples, Pompeii and Capri. Consider a meal in Travestere this evening. Day 4: Thursday: Rome – Florence Board the train to Florence (ticket included). Upon arrival in Florence, make your way to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure. Day 5: Friday: Florence Enjoy your guided walking city tour of Florence’s unique heritage and breathtaking beauty, Piazza della Signoria.l Palazzo Vecchio, the Duomo, the Baptistery, Giotto’s Bell Tower, Brunelleschi’s Dome, Ponte Vecchio Bridge. Continue on to Uffizi Gallery. Day 6: Saturday: Florence – Cinque Terre – La Spezia Join your tour to Cinque Terre. You will visit the famous villages of Riomaggiore, Manarola, Monterosso and Vernazza. End of Tour overnight La Spezia. Day 7: Sunday: La Spezia – Milan This morning join your train trip (ticket included) to Milan. Upon arrival check into your hotel and start exploring this fashion city. Do not miss out on visiting the impressive Milan Duomo Day 8: Monday: Milan – Return After breakfast make your way to Malpensa airport to catch your return flight home. Quick Facts Includes: 4* Hotel B&B 3 nights Rome, 2 nights Florence, 1 night La Spezia 1 night Milan, economy class high speed rail Rome to Florence; regional train to La Spezia; regional & high speed train to Milan; general walking tour of Rome, includes hotel pick-up; general walking tour of Florence; Skip the Line Ticket Entry Uffizi Gallery; full day excursion to Cinqueterre. Excludes: Flights, and gratuities, City Tourist Tax (paid locally), transfers, unless specified, items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items that have not mentioned in the “ Includes”. WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM 11

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8 DAYS RAIL VACATIONS ROME TO VENICE Highlights ROME, FLORENCE, VENICE VALID FROM: NOV 1ST 2017 — OCT 31ST 2018 BLACK OUT DATES: JAN 04, FEB 01, MAR 01 & 29, APR 05 DATES DOUBLE SINGLE JAN 11 - FEB 22 MAR 08 - MAR 22 APR 12 - JUN 28 JUL 07 - AUG 23 SEP 13 - OCT 25 Nov 11 – DEC 20 $1,410 $1,405 $1,670 $1,530 $1,670 $1,410 $2,225 $2,385 $2,690 $2,230 $2,690 $2,225 HOTELS: 4**** OR SIMILAR ROME: SAVOY,DEI BORGIA, BARBERINI, BERG LUX, EMPIRE PALACE,PANTHEON, THE INDEPENDENT FLORENCE: ROMA, ADRIATICO, GH BAGLIONI, DIPLOMAT, STROZZI PALACE, ADLER CAVAGLIERI VENICE: GIORGIONE, S. MARINA, P SELVADEGO, MONACOMGRAND CANAL, BONVECHIATI Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY Day1- Thursday: Rome Arrival Meet & Greet and private transfer to hotel. Remainder of the day is at leisure. (B) Day 2- Friday: Rome Join your Hop On-Hop Off tour of Rome and discover the numerous aspects of Rome in the next 24 hours. Visit the Trevi Fountain, where throwing in a coin ensures returning to Rome, the Piazza Navona, site of Bernini's fountains, the Pantheon and the Vatican. Day 3- Saturday: Rome Enjoy a free day in Rome. We suggest you to visit the Vaticans, Borghese Gallery and the Colosseum. Consider a meal in Travestere this evening or a day trip to Naples or the Amalfi coast. Day 4- Rome, Sunday – Florence This morning after breakfast take the short train ride to Florence. Upon arrival make your way to your Florence hotel. In the afternoon explore historic Florence with an expert guide, and marvel at its Renaissance monuments and landmarks. See major sights such as Piazza Duomo, Piazza della Signoria, and Ponte Vecchio. Visit the Uffizi Gallery to admire works by renowned artists. Day 5- Monday: Florence Enjoy a free day in Florence or consider the possibility to buy a full day excursion to the Chianti region to taste the famous wines. Day 6- Tuesday: Florence – Venice Join your train ride to Venice this morning. Upon arrival in Venice make you own way to the hotel. Explore this romantic city on your own. Day 7- Wednesday: Venice Join your visit of the Golden Basilica at Piazza San Marco. You will have free time to explore on your own Marco Polo’s House, and the Doges Palace. Consider a romantic gondola ride in the afternoon. Day 8- Thursday: Return After breakfast make your own way to the airport and join your return flight home Quick Facts Includes: 4* Hotel B&B; 3 nights Rome, 2 nights Florence, 2 nights Venice, Rome 24 Hr Hop on Hop Off Tour, Group Guided Walking tour of Florence and Uffizi Gallery, Group Guided Walking Tour of Venice and Visit St. Mark’s, Entrance Tickets Included, Economy Class Rail Tickets Rome to Florence to Venice. Excludes: Flights, and gratuities, City Tourist Tax (paid locally), transfers, unless specified, items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items that have not mentioned in the “ Includes”. WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM 12

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8 DAYS WALKING TOUR DATES APR 11 - APR 13 SEP 25 - OCT 09 APR 14 - APR 15 APR 22 - JUN 18 APR 16 - APR 21 JUN 19 - SEP 24 DOUBLE $1,215 $1,275 $1,250 $1,380 Triple Reduction 15% SINGLE $1,585 $1,645 $1,620 $1,750 WALKING & EXPLORE CINQUETERRE Highlights LA SPEZIA, RIOMAGGIORE, MONTEROSSO SELF GUIDED WALKING TOUR HOTELS: LA SPEZIA: 4* CDH LA SPEZIA OR SIMILAR MONTEROSSO: 3* CINQUETERRE, OR LEVANTO HOTEL D’ORO OR SIMILAR Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY Walk narrow coast trails with magnificent sea vies. Sample the local cuisine and wines, stay in a CinqueTerre Village. Day 1: Arrival to La Spezia. Overnight at hotel. Day 2: Breakfast. In the morning boat transfer to Island Palmaria.Terrizzo. Walk this delightful island famous for “Portoro” marble quarry. Walk 7 km/ 2 hours (approx). Return by boat to Portovenere and La Spezia. Day 3: Reach Riomaggiore by train. Walk path n° 3 through vineyards up to the sanctuary “Madonna di Montenero”. the last one of the sanctuaries route, one for each village of Cinque Terre. At the fortress walk one a spectacular path: steep cliffs, descending to the sea and rich nature makes this area one of the most interesting to see. This path is a bit more difficult. Reaching Portovenere time to relax and to La Spezia. Overnight at hotel. Day 4: Check out and depart for Monterosso (or Levanto). Transfer on your own to Monterosso. In the afternoon enjoy the path n°1 from Monterosso to Levanto (or vice-versa) through olive groves and pinewoods with spectacular views. You can see at the same time, the Cinque Terre villages and the three islands in the Gulf of La Spezia. Return via same path or by train, Overnight at hotel. Day 5: After breakfast by train to Corniglia a steep promontory, with two exclusive small beaches. Continue to the medieval fishing village of Vernazza, the most picturesque of the Cinqueterre. Walking the path you arrive Monterosso offering beautiful beaches of an area with the highest concentration of wine shops, artisan shops, hotels and restaurants. Return by train. Overnight at hotel. Day 6: Discover the Sanctuary path, from Monterosso, following this ancient route to“ Madonna di Soviore” Madonna di Reggio, Cigoletta and Corniglia. Return to Monterosso or Levanto by train. Overnight at hotel. Day 7: By train you can arrive into the Parco Naturale and you can reach Corniglia. Crossing the path you can arrive to Manarola and Riomaggiore. The most frequented and famous route of the Cinqueterre called “ Via dell’Amore” connects those small fishing villages. Return by train to Monterosso or Levanto. Overnight at hotel. Day 8: Breakfast. Check out. End of Service. Tip: You can start from either direction (Monterosso, heading south, or Riomaggiore, heading north), HOWEVER if you start from Riomaggiore, where the paths are easier and paved, and work your way up to the more challenging trails, this way, you can stop at any time, and head to the nearest train station if you need to. Quick Facts Includes: 3 Nights in 4* Las Spezia CDH Hotel, 4 Nights in Monterosso 3* Cinqeterre or Hotel Dora B&B, rail ticket, visit of the 5 villages with entrance to the National Park of Cinqueterre, boat ticket to Cinqueterre and Portovenere, 2 gastronomic dinners, general information. Excludes: Flights, tips and gratuities, City Tourist Tax (paid locally), items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items that have not mentioned in the “ Includes”. WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM 13

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DATES APR 01 – OCT 31 DOUBLE $870 SINGLE $780 4 DAYS WALKING TOUR EXPERIENCE CINQUETERRE Highlights MAGICAL CINQUETERRE EXPLORED ON FOOT RIOMAGGIORE, MANAROLA, CORNIGLIA, VERNAZZA, MONTEROSSO HOTELS: RIOMAGGIORE: 3* VILLA ARGENTINA OR SIMILAR Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY The most popular way to enjoy Cinqueterre is on foot. Follow Trail No. 2 “Blue Trail”, which is made up of four individual paths along the coast. You can walk the entire route in about six hours, if you take short breaks—although many hikers prefer to spread the route out over a few days at a strolling pace, stopping to enjoy the towns along the way. Day 01: La Spezia. Arrival central rail station meet and greet and private transfer to Riomaggiore. Arrive check into your hotel and time to relax and enjoy an afternoon at leisure. Enjoy a welcome dinner at your hotel (D) Day 02: Cinque Terre. After breakfast, use your Cinqueterre card to explore the beautiful area at your own pace. Suggestion to start in Riomaggiore and walk to Manarola along via Del’ Amore. Take your time to visit this picturesque and cosy village. Vineyards, Olive groves enchanting views, delightful houses, each of the villages exudes it’s own authentic charm. Overnight. (B) Day 03: Cinque Terre. After breakfast, a complete day at your disposal to explore the area of Corniglia, Vernazza and Monteerosso, by train or by boat following the Cinque Terre coast. Overnight (B) Day 04: Cinque Terre. Breakfast and morning private return transfer to La Spezia Rail Station. Note: The 2 Day Cinqueterre Card can be collected at the information centre by the rail station in Riomaggiore Tip: Start from Riomaggiore, where the paths are easier and paved, and work your way up to the more challenging trails. That way you can stop at any time, and head to the nearest train station and end your day by returning to your hotel by rail. Quick Facts Includes: 3 Nights Riomaggiore, 3* Hotel Villa Argentina, breakfasts, private transfers to / from La Spezia Riomaggiore, shopping card for Brugnato Cinqueterre outlet, two day Cinqueterre Card (1), including map of the Cinqueterre, access to all trekking paths, use of Ecological Park buses, Wi-Fi connection, unlimited train travel to Levanto-Cinqueterre-La Spezia Line (regional trains 2nd class), discounts at La Spezia Museums, general information. Excludes: Flights, gratuities, city tax, beverages with meal, departure transfer, personal items & expenses and items not listed as included. WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM 14

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8 DAYS WALKING TOUR DATES APR 01 - MAY 28 MAY 29 - JUL 08 JUL 10 - AUG 28 SEP 02 - OCT 22 DOUBLE $1,655 $1,805 $1,390 $1,620 SINGLE $2,440 $2,679 $2,030 $2.380 DISCOVER CHIANTI Highlights FLORENCE, GREVE IN CHIANTI, RADDA IN CHIANTI, SIENA, VINEYARDS & OLIVE GROVES VALID FROM: APR 01 - OCT 31ST 2018 HOTELS: 3*** OR SIMILAR Price per person in Cad $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers All rates and hotel availability subject to change ITINERARY Chianti is a wonderful area stretching from Florence to Siena. Produces one of the most appreciated wines, Chianti. Beautiful panorama’s of forests, olive groves, vineyards, manicured hills and ancient farm houses all await to be discovered. Day 1: Arrival, Florence, private transfer to Hotel . Afternoon walking tour of Florence 3.5 hours. Florence Overnight (D) Day 2: Walk to Settignano. Travel uphill by local bus to Settignano. Begin your walk, see spectacular landscape views, stroll through the small town of Fiesole, and it’s Etruscan ruins, and Amphitheater. Return to Florence for overnight (B) Day 3: After breakfast, travel by local bus to Greve (with Luggage—Private Transfer optional). Afternoon Visit Le Cantine di Greve, where you can taste a variety of Chianti wines, or choose from two different walking excursions. Overnight (B) First Choice: Greve Loop Chianti Classico. Afternoon, walk north through beautiful landscapes to the Chianti Classico area, passing numerous prestigious Chianti wine producers. Second Choice: Greve to Montefioralle. Explore the surroundings through the forest, walk among dense vegetation, villas, vineyards and olive groves to reach the panoramic hamlet of Montefioralle. Day 4: Walk the Panzano Loop. This walk is a loop out of Panzano, walking through hills and surrounding villages. Possibility to discover ancient Roman Farmsteads. Overnight (B) Day 5: Private transfer to Monte San Michele and walk from Badiaccia a Montermuro to Radda. From S. Michele and Badiaccia you descend a forested valley to Volpaia, short stop and continue to Radda in Chianti. Overnight (BD) Day 6: Today a scenic walk around the old centre of Radda. Time to enjoy this part of Tuscany at leisure (BD). Day 7: Transfer by local bus to Siena, with luggage (private transfer optional). Explore this magnificent city at leisure. (B) Day 8: Arrivederci! (B) Quick Facts Includes: 4* Hotel B&B 3 Nights Rome, 2 Nights Florence, 1 Night La Spezia, 1 Night Milan, Economy Class High Speed Rail Rome to Florence, Regional Train to La Spezia, Regional & High Speed to Milan, General Walking Tour of Rome, includes hotel pick-up, General Walking Tour of Florence, Skip the Line Ticket Entry Uffizi Gallery, Full day Excursion to CinqueTerre Excludes: Flights, and gratuities, city tourist tax (paid locally), transfers, unless specified, items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items that have not mentioned in the “ Includes”. WWW.VACANZAITALY.COM 15

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