5 Nights | £699 pp
Outward Date: 06/05/2017 - Depart Birmingham 0700 arrive Venice Marco Polo 1010
Return Date: 11/05/2017 - Depart Rome Fiumicino 1120 arrive Birmingham 1310
Departing from Birmingham
to Venice. On arrival make your own way to your hotel where you will
spend 3 nights. (Instructions on how to reach your hotel using the local
water buses will be provided.)
Just being on Venice Island and absorbing the atmosphere makes any
visit special. A great place to start the tour of world famous sights
is Piazza San Marco (St Mark’s Square) the city’s largest square and
popular meeting place. Enjoy a enjoy a coffee, (if you can afford it!)
at one of the cafes whilst watching the world go by and taking in the
magnificent architecture of the square, including the majestic St Mark’s
Basilica and its Campanile San Marco (bell tower) one of the most
recognised landmarks. A lovely way to spend a few hours is by exploring the outlying islands
of the Venetian lagoon, Murano, Burano and Torcello. Easily accessible
from Venice Island by water bus, you can watch brightly coloured glass
being blown on Murano, admire exquisite handmade lace on Burano and see
historical cathedrals on Torcello. You also get to enjoy magnificent
views of Venice as you travel across the lagoon by water bus.
own way to the railway station for the included journey by rail to Rome.
Journey time is approximately 3 hours 40 mins. On arrival make your own
way to your hotel where you will spend 3 nights.
city that needs little introduction. Rome's iconic buildings are known
the world over. Take on the heavyweight attractions such as the
Colosseum, the Vatican and the Forum or take things easy and just wander
through a labyrinth of streets that chronicle the history of a once
If designer shopping is your thing, then head for the Spanish Steps and
take your pick of high end boutiques. If you are more of a dreamer,
then don't forget a visit to the fabulously flamboyant Trevi Fountain.
Legend has it that if you toss a coin with your left hand over your
right shoulder into the fountain, you will one day return to Rome. Throw
two coins and you’ll also fall in love...
Join the shuttle transfer from your hotel to Rome airport for the return flight to the UK.
Your Holiday Hotels
Our opinion… The Hotel Hesperia provides an excellent, personalized service, thanks to the fact that the owners are always present, and available to give their constant care and attention to the needs of their guests.
Location… The hotel is situated in the historic centre, looking onto the Canale di Cannaregio.
Accommodation… Rooms are furnished with care in a modern style, but still maintain a typical Venetian look. All the rooms have a private bathroom and are equipped with all modern conveniences such as telephone with direct outside line, satellite TV, air-conditioning with individual control, central heating, mini-bar, safe, hair-dryer and Wi-Fi internet connection.
Facilities… Breakfast rooms and lounge. There is also a splendid terrace, from where you can watch the hustle and bustle of daily Venetian life.
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
Your Holiday Price Includes
Direct flights from Birmingham to Venice returning from Rome
2 nights at the 3* Hesperia Hotel, Venice sharing a twin/double room
3 nights at the 3* Montecarlo Hotel, Rome sharing a twin/double room
Standard class rail travel from Venice to Rome
Airport transfer in Rome. (Instructions on how to reach your hotel in Venice using the waterbus will be provided)
UK Air Passenger Duty
Services of Our 24 hour duty manager