Monumental Italy

DAY 1 MADRID – MILAN – VENICE (MESTRE or MARGHERA) Meeting in Madrid-Barajas Airport in order to fly to Milan. Arrival and transfer to the center of Milan. Free time to see the Cathedral. Continuation to Venice (Mestre/Marghera). Dinner and lodging.

DAY 2 VENICE (MESTRE or MARGHERA) – PADUA – FLORENCE Breakfast. Morning transfer to Tronchetto. Private vaporetto to Venice. Panoramic tour of the city, contemplating the Straw Bridge, Ducal Palace, St. Mark’s Square and Basilica, the Campanile and the Bridge of Sighs. Lunch. Continuation to Padua. Free time to see the Basilica of Saint Anthony. Continuation to Florence. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 3 FLORENCE Breakfast. Morning panoramic tour of the city “Birthplace of the Renaissance”, situated on the banks of the Arno River, where we can contemplate the Duomo of Santa Maria del Fiore, the Baptistery and the Doors of Paradise, as well as Giotto’s Campanile, the Piazza della Signoria with the Palazzo Vecchio, the lovely Ponte Vecchio, the Church of the Holy Cross, etc. Lunch. Free time to continue enjoying the city. Dinner and lodging.

DA 4 FLORENCE – SIENA – ASSISI Breakfast and departure for Siena. Free time to visit the city, perfect example of a medieval city, with its characteristic ochre color. We highlight the Piazza del Campo, one of the loveliest medieval squares in Europe, with its shell forms, scenery of the celebrated horse races of Il Palio. Lunch and Continuation to Assisi, homeland of Saint Francis. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 5 ASSISI – ROME Breakfast. Tour of the Basilica of Saint Francis, made up of two superimposed churches, the Upper and Lower Basilicas, where tomb of the saint is found. Continuation to Rome. Lunch. Free time for your first contact with the city. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 6 ROME Breakfast. Panoramic tour of the “The Eternal City”, where we can contemplate Piazza Venezia, with the impressive monument in white marble of Victor Emmanuel II, Capitoline Hill, the Avenue of the Imperial Fora, the Colosseum, considered the most beautiful Roman Amphitheater, the Arch of Constantine, etc. Lunch. In the afternoon free time in order to visit the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 7 ROME Breakfast. Transfer to the Vatican and free time in order to visit the Vatican Museum and the celebrated Sistine Chapel. Lunch. Free time to continue enjoying the city. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 8 ROME – MADRID Breakfast. Free time and transfer to the airport at the scheduled time in order to board a flight for Madrid. Arrival to the airport and END OF TRIP.