Venice, Milan, Florence, Rome, Pompeii and more!
May 1 - 12, 2019
Hosted by Rod and Tonya Meldrum
$2600 per person double occupancy
12 Day Tour Includes:
English Speaking Local Tour Guide
Entrance Fees to all sites we visit
- 3 Star Hotel Accommodations
- Arrival dinner and Farewell dinner
- Deluxe Motor-coach transportation
- Airport Transfers
- Tips for the Coach Driver, Tour Manager and guides
- Listening Receivers
- Travel Insurance
- Priority Motorcoach seating option
- Airfare to Venice and from Rome (Approximately $1500 pp - group flight TBA)
- Airline baggage fees
- Meals other than listed
- Additional trip cancellation and trip interruption insurance ($250)
- $300 pp deposit at time of booking
- Final payment due 45 days before departure
- **This tour is based on a minimum of 30 passengers and max of 45 passengers.
Day 1 USA
Depart USA for Venice
Day 2 VCE – VENICE – DOGE’S PALACE
Upon arrival in Venice the group will be met by their tour manager who will help them transfer to their hotel. The
remainder of the day they will be free at leisure.
Day 3 VENICE – SAN MARCO – SAINT MARKS BASILICA
During a half-day guided tour this morning the group will visit the Saint Marks Basilica and the Doge’s Palace
while they will also see some of Venice’s other main sights. The remainder of the day they will be free at leisure.
Day 4 VENICE – LAKE GARDA – MILAN
The group will transfer to Milan on this day. When they arrive here they will visit the Santa Maria Dela Grazi to
view the Last Supper (subject to availability)
Day 5 MILAN – LDS CHURCH SERVICES – SFORZA CASTLE – MILAN DUOMO
In the morning the group will attend the church services at an LDS church. In the afternoon we will have a
half-day guided tour. We will see some of the city’s main sights such as Sforza Castle, Galleria Vittorio
Emanuele II and Teatro alla Scala. During the tour they will also visit the Milan Duomo.
Day 6 MILAN – PORTOFINO - PISA - FLORENCE
Today the group will transfer to Florence. Along the way they will stop in Portofino for lunch and in Pisa. Please
note that the stop in Pisa will rather short since there will be a lot of driving on this day.
Day 7 FLORENCE – PONTE VECCIO – DUOMO FLORENCE – SANTA CROCE - ACADEMIA
In the morning the group has a full day guided walking tour of Florence. They will see some of the main sights such as the Ponte Vecchio and Palazzo Vecchio and they will visit the Duomo of Florence. In the afternoon the group will visit Santa Croce Church and Accademia, to see the original David by Michelangelo.
Day 8 FLORENCE – SIENA - ROME
On this day the group will leave Florence behind them and transfer to Rome. On our way we will stop on in the medieval town of Siena. When they arrive in Rome they will be free for the remainder of the day.
Day 9 ROME – VATICAN – ST PETERS – SAV PIETROVINCOLI – ROME LDS TEMPLE
This morning the group will have a half-day guided tour of the Vatican. They will visit the Vatican Museums which includes the Sistine Chapel, visit the St. Peters Basilica and see the St. Peter’s Square. In the afternoon they will visit the San Pietro in Vincoli church to see Michelangelo’s Moses. From San Peitro we travel to the LDS Temple. (Anticipated completion date for the temple is late 2018, early 2019.)
Day 10 ROME – COLOSSEUM – ROMAN FORUM – TREVI FOUNTAIN – PANTHEON
On this day the group will have a full day guided tour of Rome. They will visit the Colosseum and Roman Forum and they will see some of Rome’s other famous sights such as the Spanish Steps, the Trevi Fountain and the Pantheon.
Day 11 POMPEII
Today we will travel south to explore the archaeological remains of the Pompeii. We return in the evening to Rome.
Day 12 FCO TO USA
The group will transfer to the airport today to depart for home.