Trip Overview

From Venice to Amalfi Coast & Sicily

Tour rating: 4.89 / 5, Based on 27 Reviews
Small group tour to Italy

REDUCED RATES: Set off on a grand exploration of Italy and enjoy it's best destinations in 17 days! Have the time of your life touring the canals of Venice, taking in the artistic atmosphere of Florence. Then continue to the Eternal City and explore the Colosseum and Vatican. Immerse yourself in the sun-kissed Amalfi Coast and traverse the top places in Sicily.
 

From Venice to Amalfi Coast & Sicily

17 days7 cities
Italy1 country
Small group tour to Italy
From
$5,498
Tour rating: 4.89 / 5, Based on 27 Reviews

REDUCED RATES: Set off on a grand exploration of Italy and enjoy it's best destinations in 17 days! Have the time of your life touring the canals of Venice, taking in the artistic atmosphere of Florence. Then continue to the Eternal City and explore the Colosseum and Vatican. Immerse yourself in the sun-kissed Amalfi Coast and traverse the top places in Sicily.
 

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Day-By-Day

Venice

first destination
3 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival in Venice
Transfer
Transfer

Welcome to Venice - one of the most charming cities in Italy. Upon arrival, you have a private water-taxi transfer to the hotel for the check-in. The rest of the day is at your own leisure to relax after the trip.

Day 2
Sightseeing in Venice
City tour
City tour

After breakfast at the hotel, meet your guide in the lobby and enjoy a wonderful walking city tour of all the must-see places of Venice. You see the Rialto Bridge (and Rialto fish market), walk past the quiet streets.

Day 3
Free Day in Venice & Train to Florence
Free day
Free day
Transfer
Transfer

The first half of the day is free for you to enjoy and explore Venice on your own. Alternatively, you can take one of the short optional day trips to nearby places. In the afternoon you take a train to Florence.

4-star hotel
4

Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

train
Venice
Florence
2 hrs

Modern Italian trains are among the fastest and most comfortable ways to get to Florence. Free WiFi, power sockets, comfortable seats with footrests, and extensive luggage space are at your service during the journey.

Florence

second destination
2 days in the city
3 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 4
Florence Sightseeing
City tour
City tour
Museum
Museum

After breakfast in the hotel, meet with your guide and go on a comprehensive walking tour of Florence's highlights.

Day 5
Day at Leisure & Evening Wine Tasting
Free day
Free day
Tasting
Tasting

Today is free for you to savor magnificent Florence on your own or join our carefully planned optional tour. In the evening meet your fellow travelers for a wine tasting organized for your small group.

4-star hotel
4

Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

train
Florence
Rome
1 hr 30 min

Taking a train is one of the best options for traveling from Florence to Rome. Trains in Italy are well-equipped, fast, and conveniently connect these Italian cities from one center to the other.

Rome

third destination
3 days in the city
3 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 6
Highlights of Rome & Colosseum

City tour
City tour

Following breakfast in your Florence hotel, you check out and meet your driver for a transfer to the railway station. An hour and a half later you arrive in Rome. Your driver meets you and takes you to your downtown hotel where you meet with your guide and go on a tour.


Day 7
Vatican Sightseeing
City tour
City tour

n the morning after breakfast, you meet your guide and walk to a walled enclave and the world’s smallest independent state - Vatican. When inside the Vatican, you visit private apartments of Julius II, Pinecone Courtyard, Gallery of the Maps.

Day 8
Free Day in Rome
Free day
Free day

Today is reserved for you to explore and enjoy Rome on your own. After breakfast you can do some independent sightseeing, shop for souvenirs or have a good rest.

4-star hotel
4

Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

train
Rome
Sorrento
2 hrs 40 min

A train ride in Italy is a memorable experience. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful views of Southern Italy. One of our trusted drivers will take you to the station and meet you when you get to Sorrento.

Sorrento

fourth destination
2 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 9
Pompeii and Amalfi Coastal Exploration
Day tour
Day tour

Following breakfast, you check-out from the hotel in Rome and your driver takes you to the rail station to board the train to Naples. Upon arrival, your guide and driver take you on a full-day scenic sightseeing trip to Sorrento.

Day 10
Free Day in Sorrento or Optional Tours
Free day
Free day

Today following breakfast at your hotel, you have a free day to continue enjoying fascinating Sorrento at your leisure. You can join one of our carefully planned optional tours.

4-star hotel
4

Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

plane
Sorrento
Palermo
1 hr

Without a doubt, the fastest and one of the most comfortable ways to travel from Sorrento to Palermo is taking a plane. Our trusted driver will take you to the airport and meet you upon arrival.

Palermo

fifth destination
2 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 11
Flight to Palermo
Transfer
Transfer

After breakfast, you check-out from the Sorrento hotel and your driver transfers you to the Naples Airport for your short 1-hour flight to Palermo. Upon arrival, you are met by your driver at the airport, who transfers you to the hotel for check-in.

Day 12
Palermo City Tour & Optional Tour to Monreale
Day tour
Day tour

After breakfast you meet with your guide to enjoy a comprehensive sightseeing tour of Palermo. Together with your guide you start the tour at the Norman Palace and the Palatine Chapel.

4-star hotel
4

Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

car
Palermo
Agrigento
2 hrs

Our trusted driver will take you on a breathtaking journey through Italy's countryside. On your way to Agrigento, you will pass amazing lakes, ancient roads, and enjoy the unique beauty of Italian nature.  

Agrigento

sixth destination
2 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 13
Optional Street Food Tour & Transfer to Agrigento
Transfer
Transfer

The first half of the day is free for you to enjoy and explore Palermo on your own. Alternatively, you can enjoy the carefully planned optional Street Food Tour.

Day 14
Valley of the Temples & Scala dei Turchi Cliffs
City tour
City tour
Nature views
Nature views

Today after a delicious breakfast at the hotel, you spend the day with your guide exploring famous Agrigento sights and its surroundings. Your tour begins with one of the two highlights of the city - the splendid Valley of the Temples

4-star hotel
4

Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

car
Agrigento
Taormina
2 hrs 30 min

A car ride with an experienced driver is one of the best ways to enjoy the views of Sicily. On your way to Taormina you'll pass dozens of Italian villages and numerous beautiful dales.

Taormina

seventh destination
3 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 15
Villa Romana del Casale & Transfer to Taormina
Day tour
Day tour
Transfer
Transfer

In the morning after breakfast, you check-out from the Agrigento hotel, and your driver meets you in the hotel lobby for the trip to Taormina. You first travel northwest to Piazza Armerina to view the famous Villa Romana del Casale.

Day 16
Sightseeing of Taormina & Optional Tour to Mount Etna
City tour
City tour

In the morning after breakfast at the hotel meet your local guide. Together you take off to see the highlights of Taormina. During the tour you stroll along the main street, Corso Umberto I, and visit the Greco-Roman Theater.

Day 17
Departure
Transfer
Transfer

This is the last day of your amazing tour to Italy! After breakfast your driver meets you at the hotel lobby and takes you to the airport for your flight back home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future vacations!

4-star hotel
4

Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable centrally located 4-star hotels in Venice, Florence, Rome, Sorrento, Palermo, Agrigento and Taormina;
  • Delicious breakfasts at your hotels;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary with drivers;
  • 1st class train tickets Venice - Florence, Florence - Rome, Rome - Naples; 
  • Economy class flight tickets Naples - Palermo;
  • Sightseeing tours with professional English-speaking guides in Venice, Florence and Rome;
  • Wine tasting in Florence;
  • All tourist fees & taxes, including tourist city taxes;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Sightseeing in Venice
  • Visit to Florence Baptistery and Grande Museo del Duomo
  • Evening wine tasting in Florence
  • Guided tours of Rome and Vatican
  • Tour of Pompeii and coastal exploration of Amalfi
  • Exploration of Valley of the Temples & Valley of the Temples

What To Know

  • You can expect to find some shops and restaurants closed from 1-4 p.m. as it is "Riposo" time, Italy’s midday siesta. Most places will be also closed on Sundays
  • Most restaurants won’t open until 7 p.m. or later
  • Tipping in restaurants is included in the bill, the cover charge is called ”coperto”. A charge from $1 to $3 will be noted on the menu
  • Make sure you have coins, in Italy, you will be typically charged from 1 to 2 Euros to enter a public restroom
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