7 Days, 6 Nights Classical Italy & Switzerland
Places covered: Rome ⇾ Florence ⇾ Venice ⇾ Verona ⇾ Venice ⇾ Zurich
From KSH 276,145 Per person sharing
Day 1: Arrival Transfer
Evening transfer to the Trastevere district. Welcome to Rome! Upon airport arrival, we shall be waiting to transport you to your hotel. Our guide will greet you at the hotel and will provide all the necessary information. At the end of the evening we arrange a transfer to Trastevere area. This neighbourhood will be a great introduction to Rome, a stroll in the narrow cobbled streets of the Trastevere district reveals hidden treasures to us, such as some modest medieval churches, small shops with the most peculiar of objects or scenes of daily life. Many trattorias (informal Italian eating establishments) and osterias (inns) imbued with the Italian spirit will be ready to serve you local dishes. Other restaurants serving Indian, Chinese and international food can be found in this area. Return to hotel.
Day 2: Rome City Tour
City tour of Rome. Roman Coliseum (admission price included) and Vatican City.In the morning, we have a scenic tour of the city, which will be a great introduction to The Eternal cityâ . We enter the tiny state of the Vatican. The Vatican City is a principal centre of Christianity in the world. You will be able to visit St. Peter’s Basilica. And we have also included admission to the Roman Coliseum, the principal symbol of Rome. This impressive conÂstruction dates back 2,000 years and will transport us in time so that we can learn about ancient society in the Roman Empire. In the evening we provide transport to the Via Cavour area, were you will find restaurants serving Italian, Indian, Chinese and international food. Return to hotel.
Day 3: Rome – Florence
Tour with a local expert from Florence. View from Piazzale Michelangelo. We will leave Rome, heading north. This route is graced with beautiful landscapes. Upon arrival in FLORENCE, we head straight to Piazzale Michelangelo, an impressive site in the city. In the evening we provide a tour with a local expert, and walk through the historic centre, taking in places such as the Ponte Vecchio, the Duomo, and Piazza della Signoria. This city is truly an outdoor museum. Free time to explore. In the evening, you can dine at your favourite restaurant. In this district you can find restaurants serving Italian, Indian, Chinese and international food.
Day 4: Florence – Venice
Vaporetto boat on Venice’s Grand Canal. Visit and admission to the Saint Mark´s Basilica. Admire the technique of crafting Murano Glass. Today we enjoy stunning mountain landscapes while crossing the Apennine Mountains. Arriving in VENICE, we will board a Vapporetto to travel around on the canals in the historic centre. With a local guide, we will visit the marvellous Saint Marck´s and enter the marvellous basilica (entry cost included). Afterwards, we shall be able to visit the Murano glass factory city. It is marvellous to see the technique how this ancient glass is made. Free time. At the end of the afternoon, you will have the chance to eat dinner in the Mestre area, where you can choose the type of restaurant that you prefer (Indian, Oriental, Italian, etc.).
Day 5: Venice – Verona – Zurich
We visit the city of Romeo and Juliet. Beautiful countryside while crossing the Alps (lakes and snowy mountains). We will depart from Venice, travelling to VERONA. We will provide a shuttle from parking to the historic centre. Our guide will instruct us on the places where you will be able to walk in Romeo and Juliet’s city – the city of lovers! Afterwards we continue the journey to Switzerland. Very beautiful lakes and mountains with snow-capped peaks line our route. Arrival in ZURICH. Free time in the historic centre next to the lake, where you will be able to dine in your chosen restaurant serving Italian, Indian, Chinese, international or Swiss food.
Day 6: Zurich – Louver – Zurich
Admire the fantastic landscapes. Cable car included to Grindenwald first. Lunch included. Today´s stage has beautiful landscapes with high mountains and lakes. Breathtaking scenery in the region of Interlaken. GRINDELWALD where you’ll have time for a coffee before taking the cable car (ticket included) up to Grindelwald first. You will walk along the path (30 minutes) in which you shall be able to take the “footbridge over the empty” among the fantastic scenery enjoying glaciers around. Lunch included (vegetarian option available). After that you continue to LUCERNE, one of the most beautiful cities in Switzerland. Time at the end of the day to stroll, enjoy the city and dine before returning to the hotel in Zurich.
Day 7: Departure
Airport transfer as per your flight details – End of Holiday
- Return air ticket to Nairobi on Emirates
- 2 Night’s accommodation in Rome at the Overnight stay at Cristoforo colombo hotel
- 1 Night accommodation in Florence at the Overnight stay at Conference Florencia
- 1 Night accommodation in Venice at the Overnight stay at Albatros
- 2 Night’s accommodation in Zurich at the Overnight stay at Ibis zurich messe airport hotel
- Terms of Europamundo: Travel by bus with English speaking guide, basic travel insurance, and breakfast buffet.
- Includes arrival transfer
- City tour in: ROME, FLORENCE, VENICE
- Boat: Vaporetto along the canals in VENICE
- Evening transfer: Trastevere in ROME, Via Cavour in ROME
- Ticket admission: Coliseum in ROME, Saint MarkÂ´s Basilica, Murano Glass Factory in VENICE
- Funicular: cable car up to Grindenwald first in ZURICH
- 1 Lunch Included in: Louver
- Anything which is not mentioned in itinerary