La Dolce Vita
|Tour Provider||Bunnik Tours|
|Number of Days||
1 to 20
|14 May 2020||06 Jun 2020||Guaranteed Departure||AUD $11,930|
|21 May 2020||13 Jun 2020||Available||AUD $11,930|
|28 May 2020||20 Jun 2020||Available||AUD $11,930|
|11 Jun 2020||04 Jul 2020||Available||AUD $11,930|
|09 Jul 2020||01 Aug 2020||Available||AUD $11,830|
|13 Aug 2020||05 Sep 2020||Available||AUD $11,730|
|27 Aug 2020||19 Sep 2020||Available||AUD $11,930|
|03 Sep 2020||26 Sep 2020||Available||AUD $12,130|
|10 Sep 2020||03 Oct 2020||Available||AUD $12,230|
|24 Sep 2020||17 Oct 2020||Guaranteed Departure||AUD $12,230|
Abbreviation: [B,L,D] Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Welcome to Italy, and the lively and historic city of Bologna. Meet your fellow travellers and Tour Director this evening for a welcome drink.
Special Experience: Today we'll experience the 'Food Valley' heading to Emilia Romagna to taste cheese and to Modena to try the famous balsamic vinegar and prosciutto.
Tonight we’ll enjoy a group welcome dinner. [B,D]
Today we tour the city of Bologna, characterised by its red-brick palazzi, towers and lengthy porticos. We'll enjoy a visit to the Gelato Museum before heading to the ever-enchanting canal city of Venice. [B]
A place like no other, a day exploring Venice will leave lasting memories. Today’s highlights include Piazza San Marco, the Basilica, the Doge’s Palace and the Bridge of Sighs. [B]
Today we travel through the Italian countryside to Milan, via the fair city of Verona, made famous by Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet.
Special Experience: Visit a famous wine cellar in Franciacorta for a tasting, accompanied by some local cheeses and smallgoods. [B]
Today’s excursion takes us to the idyllic Italian Lake District at stunning Lake Como. We’ll take a scenic cruise to admire the palatial villas and hotels and enjoy some free time in beautiful Bellagio. [B]
Discover the glamorous city of Milan today on a sightseeing tour. We’ll admire the intricate Duomo, Sforzesco Castle and visit the Vittorio Emanuele Gallery. The afternoon is free for you to explore at leisure. [B]
This morning we depart for Turin. On a city tour, we’ll see the Basilica of Superga, the Royal Palace and the Renaissance Duomo. This afternoon we’ll continue to the Langhe region. [B,D]
Italy’s hilly region of Langhe is renowned for its wines, cheeses and truffles. This morning we’ll tour Cherasco and visit Castello di Serralunga d'Alba.
Special Experience: We’ll enjoy lunch in a local restaurant before venturing into the woods in search of the region’s famous truffles.
Later this afternoon we’ll visit a local farm to taste some of its produce and wine. [B,L]
Today we depart for La Spezia, stopping to enjoy free time to explore the port city of Genoa, known for its twisting maze of narrow streets. [B]
Special Experience: We spend a full day exploring Italy’s most photographed coastline, discovering some of the five colourful villages that make up the Cinque Terre. Clinging to steep terraces, the villages and ancient vineyards are linked by paths, trains and boats and cannot be accessed by car, making this a truly unique area. [B,L]
We travel to Pisa, home of the famous Leaning Tower. Here we’ll also see the Baptistery and Duomo of St John. This afternoon we continue through the beautiful Tuscan countryside to Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance. [B]
Our tour this morning commences at the grand Piazza del Duomo, where we see the Cathedral, Giotto’s Bell Tower, and the Baptistery. We’ll also admire Michelangelo’s sculptural masterpiece, the statue of David, at the famous Galleria dell’Accademia. This evening we enjoy dinner with a local and learn about everyday life in Florence. [B,D]
Today we venture out to explore the rolling hills of Tuscany, visiting the UNESCO World Heritage-listed towns of Siena and San Gimignano. Up first is Siena, where we'll explore the medieval town square and Basilica of San Domenico. Continuing on to San Gimignano, we'll then sit atop a hill to admire the incredible Tuscan horizon. [B]
Sit back and enjoy the countryside as we travel to the Eternal City of Rome, via the beautiful town of Assisi and the city of Orvieto, where we'll uncover the important sights. [B]
Discover majestic Vatican City this morning (fast-track entry). We’ll visit the amazing Vatican Museum, the Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica - all containing works of art and sculptures by Michelangelo. We'll also explore Imperial Rome. Highlights include the Roman Forum, Piazza Venezia, the Capitol and the Colosseum (fast-track entry), where gladiatorial contests and games were held along with mock sea battles and executions. [B]
Today is at leisure for you to explore the city at your own pace. [B]
We travel to the stunning Bay of Naples and the town of Sorrento via the ancient city of Pompeii (fast-track entry). Buried under ash for centuries after the eruption of Mt Vesuvius in 79AD, it is one of the best-preserved examples of Roman civilisation. [B]
Special Experience: This evening we’ll make our way to the historic Teatro Tasso for a performance of the ‘Sorrento Musical’. [B]
After breakfast, we take the hydrofoil to the island of Capri. Beguiling Capri is known for its rugged landscape, café culture and brilliant bougainvillea. We’ll tour the hilltop town of Anacapri and have some time at leisure before returning to Sorrento in the late afternoon.[B]
Special Experience: We’ll travel along the famous Amalfi Coast and through the stunning town of Amalfi, making several photo stops along the way!
Enjoy the afternoon at leisure in Sorrento. [B]
After breakfast we return to Rome. The rest of the day is free for you to enjoy at leisure before tonight’s group farewell dinner. [B,D]
Today we begin our journey home. [B]