Italy

Splendours of Italy

Italy Tour Package from Mauritius

PRICE

AS FROM: Rs 74,205

DURATION

9 Days / 8 Nights

VALIDITY

08 May 2022 – 30 Dec 2022

Pizzas, Opera, Literature...and more pizzas!

Make your 2022 year an exciting one! Say yes to new adventures, meeting new people, discovering cultures and traditions. Our travel experts have crafted an enthusiastic 9-day tour package to Italy.

Explore historic landmarks and architecture, cathedrals, ancient ruins, beautiful arts, splendid cuisine and wine, and cosy cafés! We have handpicked the best hotels in Italy to complete your 2022 holidays. Discover more on your day-to-day itinerary below.

Are you still wondering whether this tour to Italy is worthwhile? Check out more insights and day-to-day itinerary below!

LANGUAGE SPOKEN

Italian (official language), English (commonly spoken)

CURRENCY USED

Euro

Day 1

Check into your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to explore this ancient capital. This evening, meet your Tour Director and fellow travelers.

Day 2

The “Eternal City” is steeped in history, vibrantly alive and exciting, and absolutely unique! Start the included introduction to Rome’s landmarks from St. Peter’s Square with a Local Guide. Enjoy a drive along the iconic landmarks of the city: the Tiber River, the Caius Cestius Pyramid, the Aurelian Walls and the Caracalla Baths. Complete the experience with a walk back in time from the Circus Maximus to the Arch of Constantine and to the fascinating Colosseum, symbol of the Roman Empire. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to visit the treasures of the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel on our optional excursion.

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Day 3

Journey to charming Orvieto in the Umbria region to visit its black basalt and travertine cathedral, an excellent example of Italian Gothic architecture. Reach Siena, with time to visit this Tuscan jewel. Sit in one of the cafés surrounding the Piazza del Campo and admire one of Italy’s most unique squares, famed all over the world for its medieval-style Palio horse race. Today’s Distance: 174 mi/ 280 km

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Day 4

Arrive in San Gimignano and discover one of Tuscany’s greatest attractions. Its medieval squares, town walls, streets, alleyways, and 14 towers are truly unique. Next, head into the very heart of the Chianti vineyards, where Chianti Classico wines are produced. Stop in Greve for wine tasting at a local wine estate. Arrive in Montecatini in time to join the optional Tuscan farm dinner. Today’s Distance: 93 mi/ 150 km

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Day 5

This Renaissance gem and city of the Medicis will keep you enthralled the entire day. Wander at leisure and admire the city’s timeless beauty. Don’t miss out on the included walking tour with a local guide, which features special city highlights. You will see Piazza Santa Croce; beautiful Piazza Signoria; Palazzo Vecchio and its courtyard; Loggia dei Lanzi; and, to top it all, Piazza del Duomo and its cathedral with the Giotto Campanile, and the magnificent East Doors of the Baptistry, known as the “Gates of Paradise.” Today’s Distance: 81 mi/ 130 km

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Day 6

This morning, drive to Pisa and enjoy a mini-train ride to see its Square of Miracles and the amazing Leaning Tower—180 feet high and approximately 4 degrees out of the perpendicular. Head across the wooded Apennine hills into the farmlands of the Po Valley to the Venice area. Today’s Distance: 261 mi/ 420 km

Day 7

Venice is more like a marvelous film set than a real-life city, with its crisscrossing canals, gondolas and water buses, arched bridges, palaces, and piazzas. Your included orientation starts with a boat ride to St. Mark’s Square and is followed by time at leisure and a chance to watch Venetian glassblowers fashion their delicate works of art as they did centuries ago. Spend some time at leisure or join one of our optional excursions, such as the gondola trip, gliding along the picturesque canals with a local troubadour to serenade you.

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Day 8

Travel across the Po Delta, then into the green Apennines to Umbria. Stop in medieval Assisi, where St. Francis was born in 1182. Visit the town and the world-famous basilica with a local guide, then head for Rome. Today’s Distance: 332 mi/ 535 km

Day 9

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

A Sneak Peek

OUR SELECTION OF HOTELS

Rome

ROME Fleming

Siena

SIENA Degli Ulivi

Montecatini Terme

MONTECATINI Settentrionale Esplanade

Mira VE

VENICE AREA Poppi at Mira

Map

Itinerary

Day 1

Check into your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to explore this ancient capital. This evening, meet your Tour Director and fellow travelers.

Day 2

The “Eternal City” is steeped in history, vibrantly alive and exciting, and absolutely unique! Start the included introduction to Rome’s landmarks from St. Peter’s Square with a Local Guide. Enjoy a drive along the iconic landmarks of the city: the Tiber River, the Caius Cestius Pyramid, the Aurelian Walls and the Caracalla Baths. Complete the experience with a walk back in time from the Circus Maximus to the Arch of Constantine and to the fascinating Colosseum, symbol of the Roman Empire. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to visit the treasures of the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel on our optional excursion.

escorted-tour-by-coach-bluesky

Day 3

Journey to charming Orvieto in the Umbria region to visit its black basalt and travertine cathedral, an excellent example of Italian Gothic architecture. Reach Siena, with time to visit this Tuscan jewel. Sit in one of the cafés surrounding the Piazza del Campo and admire one of Italy’s most unique squares, famed all over the world for its medieval-style Palio horse race. Today’s Distance: 174 mi/ 280 km

escorted-tour-by-coach-bluesky

Day 4

Arrive in San Gimignano and discover one of Tuscany’s greatest attractions. Its medieval squares, town walls, streets, alleyways, and 14 towers are truly unique. Next, head into the very heart of the Chianti vineyards, where Chianti Classico wines are produced. Stop in Greve for wine tasting at a local wine estate. Arrive in Montecatini in time to join the optional Tuscan farm dinner. Today’s Distance: 93 mi/ 150 km

escorted-tour-by-coach-bluesky

Day 5

This Renaissance gem and city of the Medicis will keep you enthralled the entire day. Wander at leisure and admire the city’s timeless beauty. Don’t miss out on the included walking tour with a local guide, which features special city highlights. You will see Piazza Santa Croce; beautiful Piazza Signoria; Palazzo Vecchio and its courtyard; Loggia dei Lanzi; and, to top it all, Piazza del Duomo and its cathedral with the Giotto Campanile, and the magnificent East Doors of the Baptistry, known as the “Gates of Paradise.” Today’s Distance: 81 mi/ 130 km

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Day 6

This morning, drive to Pisa and enjoy a mini-train ride to see its Square of Miracles and the amazing Leaning Tower—180 feet high and approximately 4 degrees out of the perpendicular. Head across the wooded Apennine hills into the farmlands of the Po Valley to the Venice area. Today’s Distance: 261 mi/ 420 km

Day 7

Venice is more like a marvelous film set than a real-life city, with its crisscrossing canals, gondolas and water buses, arched bridges, palaces, and piazzas. Your included orientation starts with a boat ride to St. Mark’s Square and is followed by time at leisure and a chance to watch Venetian glassblowers fashion their delicate works of art as they did centuries ago. Spend some time at leisure or join one of our optional excursions, such as the gondola trip, gliding along the picturesque canals with a local troubadour to serenade you.

escorted-tour-by-coach-bluesky

Day 8

Travel across the Po Delta, then into the green Apennines to Umbria. Stop in medieval Assisi, where St. Francis was born in 1182. Visit the town and the world-famous basilica with a local guide, then head for Rome. Today’s Distance: 332 mi/ 535 km

Day 9

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

Our Selection of Hotels

Rome

ROME Fleming

Siena

SIENA Degli Ulivi

Montecatini Terme

MONTECATINI Settentrionale Esplanade

Mira VE

VENICE AREA Poppi at Mira

What is Included
  • Accommodation as per above itinerary
  • Buffet breakfasts daily
  • Dinner on day 3,5 & 7
  • Visits to Orvieto Cathedral, Siena, San Gimignano, Greve in Chianti with wine tasting, see the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Venice, Assisi’s St. Francis Basilica.
  • Chianti Valley, Apennines
  • Local Guides for city sightseeing in Rome, Florence; professional Tour Director while touring
What’s not Included
  • Air tickets
  • Airport transfers on arrival and on departure
  • PCR test
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses and tips
  • Other items and meals not mentioned in the program
  • Cosmos service charge (around USD 100 per person)
  • All that is not mentioned above
Terms and Conditions

The purchase of any travel services offered by Cosmos, constitutes a contractual arrangement between you (the Traveler) and Cosmos, and represents your acceptance of the Terms & Conditions. Please ensure that you read carefully and understand the Terms & Conditions prior to booking.

These Terms & Conditions cover Deposit & Final Payment information, air-Inclusive deposits & final payment, modifications and applicable fees, air arrangements, participation, travelers who need special assistance, young travelers, smoking, price policy, visas and passports, hotels & accommodations, baggage allowance, travel documents.

Not included in the tour price: Refunds, service inquiries after the vacation, holidays, safety, photos & pictures, optional excursions, and responsibility.

Contact us for more information.

  • Accommodation as per above itinerary
  • Buffet breakfasts daily
  • Dinner on day 3,5 & 7
  • Visits to Orvieto Cathedral, Siena, San Gimignano, Greve in Chianti with wine tasting, see the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Venice, Assisi’s St. Francis Basilica.
  • Chianti Valley, Apennines
  • Local Guides for city sightseeing in Rome, Florence; professional Tour Director while touring
  • Air tickets
  • Airport transfers on arrival and on departure
  • PCR test
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses and tips
  • Other items and meals not mentioned in the program
  • Cosmos service charge (around USD 100 per person)
  • All that is not mentioned above

The purchase of any travel services offered by Cosmos, constitutes a contractual arrangement between you (the Traveler) and Cosmos, and represents your acceptance of the Terms & Conditions. Please ensure that you read carefully and understand the Terms & Conditions prior to booking.

These Terms & Conditions cover Deposit & Final Payment information, air-Inclusive deposits & final payment, modifications and applicable fees, air arrangements, participation, travelers who need special assistance, young travelers, smoking, price policy, visas and passports, hotels & accommodations, baggage allowance, travel documents.

Not included in the tour price: Refunds, service inquiries after the vacation, holidays, safety, photos & pictures, optional excursions, and responsibility.

Contact us for more information.