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Florence, Perugia & Rome

Take a trip through three great regions of Italy rich in culture and history

8 nights from £599 pp

Depart: UK Airports

Galleries, world-class art treasures and history harking back to Pre-Roman times, these cities will more than whet your appetite for cultural enlightenment...

Departures from UK airports are available throughout the year. Flight schedules vary between airports and seasons so please contact us for details of flights operating from your local airport. The lead-in price from £599pp is available in the low season from November through to March. April to October prices start from £799pp. The price is based on two people sharing a twin/double room and may vary depending on choice of departure date and airport. All holidays are tailor-made with extra nights, single rooms and hotel upgrades available at a supplement.

Your itinerary

Day 1

Fly direct to Pisa. On arrival transfer by rail to Florence Santa Maria Novella railway station. From here make your own way to your hotel where you will spend 3 nights.

Day 2

Florence: Immerse yourself in a world of famous paintings and sculptures. Lose yourself in the magnificence of the Duomo ceiling and of course don't forget to treat yourself to a gelato before crossing the Ponte Vecchio and wandering through the quieter streets of the Oltarno.

Day 3

Florence: A visit to the Uffizi Gallery is a must. Feast your eyes on Boticello's Birth of Venus and Primavera, Titian's Venus of Urbino and works by Leonardo Da Vinci and Michelangelo.

Day 4

Make your own way to the railway station for the included rail journey from Florence to Perugia where you will spend 2 nights. Journey time is approximately 2 hours. Choice of departure times.

Day 5

Perugia: Explore the medieval Cattedrale di San Lorenzo. Sit with the locals on the steps in front of the facade and take in the atmosphere of this deeply historic yet fun-loving university city.

Day 6

Make your own way to the railway station for the included rail journey to Rome where you will spend 3 nights.

Day 7

Rome: Visiting the  major sights of ancient Rome such as the Colosseum, the Forum, the Pantheon and the Palatine Hill are fundamental in understanding the magnitude of the Roman Empire. The Baroque treasures of Piazza Navona, the Trevi Fountain and the Spanish steps are most enchanting and of course just across the River Tiber you will find the wonders of the Vatican including St Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel.

Day 8

Rome: As well as its incredible history, Rome is very much a city of the present with a pulsating energy which leaves its mark on every visitor.

Day 9

Join the shuttle transfer from your hotel to Rome airport for the return flight to the UK.

Your Holiday Price Includes

 Direct flights from UK airports to Pisa returning from Rome
 3 nights central 3* hotel sharing a twin/double room in Florence
 2 nights central 3* hotel sharing a twin/double room in Perugia
 3 nights central 3* hotel sharing a twin/double room in Rome
 Standard class rail travel from Florence to Perugia and from Perugia to Rome
 Return airport transfers
 UK Air Passenger Duty
 Airport Taxes
 Services of Our 24 hour duty manager
 Checked Baggage

Your Holiday Hotels

Delle Nazioni

Our opinion…Bright, welcoming and modern in style, this is a great base from which to explore the city.

Location... Hotel Delle Nazioni is next to Florence Santa Maria Novella Station and a 10-minute walk from Florence Cathedral.

Accommodation…87 en suite rooms offer all the amenities you would expect.

Facilities…Breakfast room and American style bar/lounge.

Transport... A bus stop 200 metres from the hotel has services to the Ponte Vecchio and the Uffizi Gallery. The Fortezza da Basso is a 15-minute walk away.

43 Reviews

Our opinion… A typically Italian hotel set in a beautiful historic building.

Location… Via Bonazzi, in the historic centre of Perugia, just a few metres from Corso Vannucci.

Accommodation… All the 52 rooms are elegantly equipped with private bathrooms, direct line telephone, mini bar, Tv, air conditioning, safe and hairdryer.

Facilities… The hotel has a breakfast room, reading room and rooftop terrace.

Transport… The railway station is 1.5km away

1 Reviews

Our opinion… This is a well-kept superior tourist hotel with a good location.

Location… The hotel is located close to Termini Station and the Via Veneto, in the heart of the financial and diplomatic district.

Accommodation… All the rooms have an ADSL internet connection included in the price, satellite TV, telephone, mini-bar and safe. Air-conditioning, soundproofing, private bathroom  with hairdryer and courtesy kit complete the conveniences included in each room.

Facilities… The hotel has a breakfast room, 24-hour front desk, bar internet corner and TV room.

Transport… 3 minute walk to the nearest bus stop

21 Reviews

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