A vacation in Italy is not just a getaway, but a journey into antique splendor, historic opulence, and how the modern world can fit like a puzzle piece into the past. Your 10-day San Marino and Italy tour to Pompeii ruins, Leaning Tower of Pisa, and Capri Island is an exploration of Italy showing you the ineffable charm of medieval towns and the mesmeric shimmer of ancient Roman ruins. You will find Renaissance statues decorating a public square and opulent palaces lining the central streets of...
Rome – Beginning a Roman Holiday
Rome is a city immortalized in its history and endlessly gripping. The Colosseum continues to stand tall overlooking the ruins of the Roman Forum. Elements of the imperial past, from stonework to inspiring works of art now fill museums and large piazzas. Churches fill the skyline with elegant domes and bell towers, none more empowering than St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City.
You arrive at the airport to find your private transfer waiting. When you enter the city, there is an unmistakable aroma of orange. Palm trees sporadically line the cobbled avenues. The scent of fresh gelato spills out of Gelateria Fatamorgana, filling Piazza degli Zingari with the aroma of creative flavors, such as almost milk and ginger. The large concrete dome of the Pantheon, the largest of its kind, hides behind the romantic facades surrounding antique buildings.
Florence – Golden Umbria to Green Tuscany via Assisi
Florence – Bridge to the Renaissance
Pisa – Finding Miracles
Venice – Labyrinthine Excursion
Rome – Travel through the Tiny Country of San Marino
Rome – The Depths of Rome
Sorrento – Sun Route to Pompeii
Rome – Cruising the Tyrrhenian Sea to Capri
Rome – End of an Escapade
- Traverse the cobblestone streets and stunning marbled cathedrals in the medieval towns offering glimpses into the preserved beauty of the past
- Stroll along the historic streets of Pompeii to see the remnants of the past frozen in time
- Discover the Renaissance splendor of Florence cast in the architecture open to the streets, from Ghiberti’s Gates of Paradise to the Elegant Loggia
- Witness the elegant design and architectural ingenuity of the Leaning Tower of Pisa
- Experience the stunning Renaissance masterpiece inside Cappella degli Scrovegni, known as the Sistine Chapel of Padua
- Explore the majesty of San Marino, one of the smallest countries in the world
- Revel in the romantic stories incorporated into the mythology of the Bridge of Sighs in Venice
- Savor the unique aquatic glow of the Blue Grotto on the island of Capri
Italy embraces its aura of romance and history, exuding classic tales of beachside vacations and gondola rides across the Grand Canal. The rugged rotunda of the Colosseum fills a picturesque image of antiquity, and Michelangelo’s David embodies ingenuity and perfected artistry. Your custom tailored San Marino and Italy Tour to Pompeii ruins, Leaning Tower of Pisa, and Capri Island takes you on a guided exploration of the country’s beloved cities and treasured sites, showcasing opulent antiquity in the realm of modern luxuries.
Your Italy vacation begins with you arrival in Rome, where you private transfer is waiting at the Rome Fiumicino International Airport. Once inside the city center, you find the past standing with powerful stature around the streets. The following day, your guide leads you out of the city and into the Umbrian countryside to the hilltop town of Assisi, where the Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi stands overlooking the valley. In Siena, you find the beauty of the medieval Tuscan city encompassing the hillside before settling in Florence.
In Florence, your guide leads you on a fabulous walking tour of the city, taking you along the cobbled streets, showing you the radiance of Giotto’s belfry and the Piazza della Signoria. You will also venture into the Museum of the Academy to view Michelangelo’s David. You leave the Renaissance city behind for the once naval powerhouse of Pisa to visit the Piazza dei Miracoli, home to the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Continue to Padua for a tour of the city’s treasured cathedrals before arriving Venice.
Discover Venice on a guided morning walking tour. The afternoon is at your leisure to visit the many iconic sites and artistic islands around the Grand Canal, including Murano. On your journey back to Rome, you stop in the oldest independent principality in the world, San Marino. Follow your guide through the stunning sites of the Eternal City, from the Trevi Fountain to St Peter’s Basilica.
The following day, you travel along the Sun Route taking you on a vibrant tour of Naples before you explore the uniquely preserved ruins of Pompeii. Wake up on the seaside in Sorrento and enjoy the ferry ride to the enchanting Island of Capri. Enjoy a half-day exploration of the land and sea, taking in the Blue Grotto before returning to Rome for the evening. On your final day in Italy, your private transfer meets you at the hotel after breakfast, escorting you to the Fiumicino Airport for your flight home.
$3,575 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.
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