Gondola ride on the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy

Splendors of Italy 17-Day Tour

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Customizable Itinerary

This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited


Places Visited

Venice, Lake Como, Milan, Portovenere...

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Suggested Duration

17 Days

From gliding through Venetian canals to exploring the northern jewels of Lake Como and Milan, venturing along the coast of Cinque Terre to discovering the charms of Tuscany, this 17-day highlights tour of Italy showcases beauty and wonder. Uncover the true splendors of Italy when embarking on this trip as you discover the Lakes District and immerse yourself in the world of Ancient Rome.

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Trip Highlights

  • Enjoy a guided tour past Venice’s iconic Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s Basilica
  • Venture through the picturesque glassblowing and fishing islands of Murano and Burano
  • Explore the romantic wonderland of Verona
  • Immerse yourself in the elegant Bellagio and visit the Melzi Gardens
  • Discover the charm of Como during a guided tour topped with a ride up the city’s funicular
  • Visit Milan’s famed Duomo, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele, and explore the art and winery of Leonardo Da Vinci
  • Relax on the Ligurian Coast in Portovenere and visit all five towns of Cinque Terre
  • Meander through the picturesque town of Lucca
  • Experience a guided visit in Florence past the Ponte Vecchio, Accademia Gallery, and the Uffizi
  • Witness the natural beauty of Tuscany during a guided tour of Chianti and San Gimignano
  • Discover the power of Ancient Rome through a guided tour through the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill
  • Uncover the grandiose grounds of the Vatican during a guided visit

Starting Price

$5,979 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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