8 Nights | £799 pp
Outward Date: 07/09/2017 - Depart London Gatwick 1225 arrive Pisa 1540
Return Date: 15/09/2017 - Depart Rome Fiumicino 1955 arrive London Gatwick 2135
Departing from London Gatwick
Fly direct to Pisa. On arrival take the train to Florence Santa Maria Novella railway station. From here make your own way to your hotel where you will spend 3 nights.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Make your own way to the railway station for the included rail journey to Rome where you will spend 3 nights.
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.
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.
Join the shuttle transfer from your hotel to Rome airport for the return flight to the UK.
Your Holiday Hotels
Our opinion… A lovely, traditional hotel in a great location.
Location… Situated in the historic centre just a few metres from the central station Santa Maria Novella, all the best tourist attractions are just a short and pleasant walk away.
Accommodation… Room facilities include Safety Deposit Box, Air Conditioning, Desk, Heating, Shower, Hairdryer, Free toiletries, Toilet, Bathroom, Telephone, Digital Channels, Flat-screen TV, Minibar.
Facilities… The hotel has a large, bright breakfast room, offering a continental breakfast buffet. The hotel has a small bar next to reception to enjoy a good coffee, fresh drinks, liqueurs and best Chianti wines.
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
Our opinion… A friendly hotel, in a convenient location for exploring Rome.
Location… Located in the heart of Rome within easy walking distance of many of Rome's most beautiful attractions such as the shopping streets Via Nazionale and Via Veneto, the Quirinale, the Spanish Steps, the Trevi Fountain, Santa Maria Maggiore Church, San Lorenzo Fuori Le Mura, Villa Bonaparte and Villa Tortonia. Moreover the hotel is just a stroll away from the main railway station.
Accommodation… The hotel's 38 rooms are spacious, comfortable and nicely decorated with air conditioning, phone, modem connection, satellite TV, safe, minibar and a full bathroom with hairdryer.
Facilities… The hotel has a breakfast room
Transport… Within the immediate vicinity of the railway station and Rome’s public transport network.
Your Holiday Price Includes
Direct flights from London Gatwick to Pisa, returning from Rome
3 nights at the 3* Hotel Desiree in Florence sharing a twin/double room
2 nights at the 3* Hotel Fortuna in Perugia sharing a twin/double room
3 nights at the 3* Hotel Rimini in Rome sharing a twin/double room
Standard class rail travel from Florence to Perugia and from Perugia to Rome
Return airport transfers
UK Air Passenger Duty
Services of Our 24 hour duty manager