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EITNG - Iconic Italy

Connect with some of the world's greatest cultural highlights on a two-week exploration of Italy. Get in touch with the ancient past alongside an archaeologist amid the ash-preserved ruins of Pompeii, marvel at Renaissance treasures in iconic Venice and enchanting Florence, and stop and smell the lemons in the quaint cliff-side villages of the Amalfi Coast. La dolce vita is sweet indeed.

Inclusions

National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Pompeii with an Archaeologist, Pompeii National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Sorrento Lemon Farm and Limoncello Tasting, Sorrento National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Amalfi Agriturismo Experience, Amalfi
Orientation walks in Venice, Cinque Terre, Florence, and Rome
Amalfi "Walk of the Gods" hike (weather permitting)
All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Tour Provider G Adventures
Number of Days
14
Price From
AUD $3,759
Start Location
Venice, Italy
End Location
Rome, Italy
Age Range
Min :12
Group Size
1 to 16
Tour Style
Comfort
Tour Themes
Discovery, Small Group
Physical Rating
Moderate
Tour departure dates
StartEndAvailabilityPrice
25 Aug 201807 Sep 201810AUD $4,599
01 Sep 201814 Sep 2018Fully BookedAUD $3,759 
15 Sep 201828 Sep 2018Fully BookedAUD $3,759 
22 Sep 201805 Oct 20189AUD $4,699
06 Oct 201819 Oct 201810AUD $4,699
13 Oct 201826 Oct 2018Fully BookedAUD $3,759 
03 Nov 201816 Nov 201814AUD $3,759
20 Dec 201802 Jan 2019Fully BookedAUD $3,759 
13 Apr 201926 Apr 201916AUD $4,699
27 Apr 201910 May 201914AUD $4,699
11 May 201924 May 201914AUD $4,699
18 May 201931 May 201915AUD $4,699
25 May 201907 Jun 20195AUD $4,699
15 Jun 201928 Jun 201914AUD $4,699
29 Jun 201912 Jul 201916AUD $4,699
13 Jul 201926 Jul 201916AUD $4,599
27 Jul 201909 Aug 201916AUD $4,599
10 Aug 201923 Aug 2019Fully BookedAUD $3,759 
24 Aug 201906 Sep 201916AUD $4,599
31 Aug 201913 Sep 2019Fully BookedAUD $3,759 
14 Sep 201927 Sep 201916AUD $4,699
21 Sep 201904 Oct 201916AUD $4,699
05 Oct 201918 Oct 201916AUD $4,699
12 Oct 201925 Oct 2019Fully BookedAUD $3,759 
02 Nov 201915 Nov 201916AUD $4,699
20 Dec 201902 Jan 202016AUD $4,699
ItineraryExpand
Day 1 - Venice
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 - Venice
Take an orientation walk through the local markets and neighbourhoods of Venice. Opt to visit museums, churches, the Doge's Palace, or take a gondola ride.
Day 3 - Venice/Cinque Terre
Head to Cinque Terre, one of the most beautiful areas of the Mediterranean. Enjoy a free afternoon to explore the Villages along the crystal clear Ligurian Sea. Later, hop back on the train for our overnight stay in a charming village nestled in the hillside.
Day 4 - Cinque Terre/Florence
Travel to Florence, the capital of the Tuscany region. Take an orientation walk with our CEO through the lively yet ancient streets and enjoy an included aperitivo (pre-dinner alcoholic beverage) experience at a local bar.
Day 5 - Florence
Enjoy a free day with a multitude of options including a day trip to the beautiful Tuscan town of Lucca, a visit to the Duomo, the Uffizi Gallery, the medieval Ponte Vecchio, and the Medici Chapels, or take an excursion to Pisa.
Day 6 - Florence
Enjoy a free day with a multitude of options including a day trip to the beautiful Tuscan town of Lucca, a visit to the Duomo, the Uffizi Gallery, the medieval Ponte Vecchio, and the Medici Chapels, or take an excursion to Pisa.
Day 7 - Florence/Naples
Catch the train to Naples with the option to enjoy a fantastic meal in the birthplace of pizza. Opt to visit the National Archaeological Museum.
Day 8 - Naples/Sorrento
The day begins with an excursion to the ruins of ancient Pompeii with an archaeologist. Continue by private bus to Sorrento, where you're welcomed to the south by panoramic views of the sea before settling in for the night.
Day 9 - Sorrento
Enjoy a free day in Sorrento. Opt to visit the nearby islands of Capri or Ischia.
Day 10 - Sorrento/Amalfi
Visit an organic lemon farm to see how limoncello is made from beginning to end. Stroll through fragrant lemon groves and enjoy a taste of this delicious liqueur. Travel to the stunning Amalfi coast for lunch at a local agriturismo that specializes in home grown, delicious produce. Meet the family and tour the property a converted 17th-century monastery. Head into the fields and gardens to learn about local produce and herbs, then sit down to a wonderful meal of local fare surrounded by lush greenery, open terraces, and groves overlooking the Mediterranean. Continue to the hotel, which offers spectacular views of the coastline.
Day 11 - Amalfi
Hike the famous "Walk of the Gods," following ancient paths and trails linking isolated farms, villages, churches, and monasteries.
Day 12 - Amalfi/Rome
Travel to Rome and take an orientation walk with the CEO.
Day 13 - Rome
Enjoy a free day to explore Rome. Opt to visit the Colosseum and Roman Forum, the Vatican, or just wander the streets and palazzi, taking time for a caff or gelato.
Day 14 - Rome
Depart at any time.