Italy's Best 5 Days

From Pisa and its iconic leaning Tower to Florence, the Capital of Tuscany and Cradle of the Renaissance to Eternal Rome and its enclaved Vatican State and priceless museum collections, we visit and admire Italy's most celebrated sights. We will even have the opportunity to walk the forgotten Roman City of Pompeii, visit Sorrento and the exquisite Island of Capri, and crown it all with a farewell bid through Venice's stunning Canals.

Florence
 
Pisa
 
Rome
 
The Vatican
 
Capri
 
Sorrento
 
Pompeii
 
Venice
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Tour Bus with all the Bells & Whistles featuring
80+ Sitze || 48+ Sitze
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 Sheraton Roma Hotel & Conference Center
Rome
Day: 2
Overnights(2)
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Buffet Breakfast 2
Buffet Breakfast 3
3 Course Lunch 2
Dinner with Music 3
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Tour Manager
Tour guide lead the group through points of historical, cultural or regional interest and are responsible for ensuring the travel arrangements.

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Florence Half Day 2
Rome Half Day 3
Pompeii Half Day 4
   

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Listed inclusions are subject to optional excursion listing. Please refer to itinerary and highlight listing for details and pricing where applicable.

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ITINERARY SUMMARY
 
Day 1
Evening Departure



Evening departure from selected pickup points.
Day 2
Pisa - Florence - Rome

Morning arrival to Pisa, famous for the Piazza dei Miracoli (Place of Miracles). The entire religious complex of the Cathedral, Baptistery, Bell Tower (also known as the leaning tower), and Graveyard is listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
We continue to Florence, where a city walking tour will feature the cities most famous attractions, such as Accademia, the cathedral St Maria del Fiore, and Palazzo Vecchio at Piazza della Signoria. Free time for more sightseeing or shopping for the cities famous craftsmanship, leather, and gold.
Departure for Rome in the afternoon hours and check-in at our hotel for two nights. 2 1
Day 3
Rome - The Vatican

Time on your own leisure or join our local guide on an optional tour exploring the highlights of the Vatican Museums, experience The Sistine Chapel, and wander through St Peter's Basilica.
In the afternoon, we embark on a city tour of ancient Rome emphasizing the Roman Forum, Colosseum, Arch of Constantine, Circus Maximus, and much more.
This evening we suggest a memorable dinner and illumination tour through Rome’s city center. The walking tour will reveal the Italian nightlife on the piazzas, illuminated fountains, and the winding streets of the historical city center. 1
Day 4
Excursion Pompeii- Sorrento - Capri

Free time at own leisure or else
join us on a most memorable full-day tour to Pompeii, one of the world's most remarkable archaeological sites, Capri scenic island in Naples Bay, and charming Sorrento key place of the Peninsula. This excursion summarizes the beauty of Italy's south and will fill your mind and with unforgettable memories.
Overnight travel towards northern Italy – Venice.
Day 5
Venice - Homeward travel

We are boarding a water bus to approach Venice in the most authentic way. An orientation tour leads us over several small bridges, along imposing palaces, through a labyrinth of canals and alleyways to St Mark's Square. Free time and last opportunity to acquire Italian artifacts such as Murano glass and Burano laces. Arrangements can be made for a romantic and charming gondola ride as a classic coronation for an Italian tour.
Early afternoon departure for the homeward journey via Switzerland.
Late night /early next morning arrival.
MAIN HIGHLIGHTS
Rome Dinner & Illumination tour
We start the evening with a traditional Italian meal and music to end the night with a walk through the vibrant streets and squares of the historical center, passing by illuminated Palaces, Monuments and Fountains. Throw your coin in the Trevi Fountain with the wish to come back to Rome. € 33
Bay of Naples
The Bay of Naples, A wonderful climate, a spectacular sea, and magnificent cities constructed centuries ago by the ancient civilizations who passed through the gulf, leaving behind them the traces of their art and architecture. From the vibrant and densely populated city of Naples to the elegant Sorrento and the ruins of Pompeii, the bay offers a series of unique and unforgettable town and seascapes.
Full Day Excursion Pompeii, Capri, Sorrento
A Guided tour to the most popular places in Italy: archaeological excavations Pompeii, the coastal village of Sorrento from which we embark for Capri where you have time on your own leisure to enjoying leisurely walk through the Gardens of Augustus and enjoy a exclusive and scenic Capri. € 89
Gondola Ride
Float beneath bridges, beside cafes, under balconies as your gondolier sweeps you down the Grand Canal. A relaxing and romantic gondola ride reveals all the charm, excitement and passion that is Venice — and The Venetian. € 36
The Vatican Museums & St Peter’s Basilica
Brilliantly decorated and lined with masterpieces, the museums are brimming with treasures and history. Your guide will lead you through the 2000 rooms that stretch over almost nine miles, and point out highlights of the museums such as Michelangelo's famous Creation of Adam fresco in the Sistine Chapel and Raphael's Rooms. After taking in the Vatican Museums, you will encounter another of Michelangelo's masterpieces, La Pieta, in St Peter's Basilica and admire magnificent St Peter's Square, as you discover Bernini's ingenious use of optical illusion. € 44
Pompeii Excavation Excursion with local guide
A Guided tour of some of the most popular places in Italy including the archaeological excavations Pompeii, town that "disappeared" nearly two thousand years ago under the ashes of the - and still impressive - Mount Vesuvius. Nothing really prepares the visitor for Pompeii: the size, the location and the sad stillness of what was once a thriving town until that August day in the year 79. You have to experience its sophistication (under floor heating, plumbing and decorated buildings) to realize how advanced the Roman civilization was.
Capri Island
The Island of Capri is one of the most picturesque and visited locations in Italy. Rustic villas, lemon groves and charming parks make Capri one of Italy's most beautiful destinations. In the latter half of the 19th century, it became a popular resort for European artists, writers and other celebrities and remains until today a popular tourist destination both Italians and foreigners.
Florence Orientation Tour
A walking tour which aims to give you an understanding of the ancient city with its magnificent Cathedral, the Duomo, and the neighboring Baptistery most stunning piazzas, and inspiring churches. Piazza della Signoria, the city’s political center, both ancient and modern, and a place from where we spread out for Museum visits, shopping, time on your own leisure.
Rome
Modern and old, past and present go side by side, all the time. You will encounter ancient monuments, medieval and Renaissance buildings and fountains, and great museums. It is is the capital of modern Italy and boasts many fine restaurants and cafes, good nightlife, and lively streets and squares. Rome offers attractions for any taste and allows to enjoy its life by just strolling strolling through the streets.
Forum Romanum
The Roman Forum (Forum Romanum) began as a marketplace but became the economic, political, and religious hub, town square, and center of Rome. Today, the forum can look like a disorderly collection of ruins, but with some imagination and our guide's help, you see the Roman Empire come back to life at this site.
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Note: Unless included is an optional excursion package, listed highlights may be require entrance fees to access that can be paid for locally and may be subject to availability and holiday closures.

DEPARTURES & PICKUPS
August Thursday 12, 2021 thru August Monday 16, 2021 (Aug Training Hldy)
Locations
Ramstein, Shell Station (Autohof), off A6, Landstuhl exit #13 (parking fee €5/day)
6:00 PM
In dem Wat L363, 66877 Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany
Kaiserslautern West Park & Ride, gps: Mitfahrerparkplatz Kaiserslautern West A 6 / B 270, Kaiserslautern-West, 67663 Kaiserslautern
6:30 PM
across from Mc Donald
Katterbach Kaserne, Main Gate, Airfield, Airfield GPS Neukirchen Strasse, 91522 Katterbach - follow sign towards Airfield
5:30 PM
GPS Neukirchen Strasse, 91522 Katterbach - follow sign towards Airfield
Baumholder, Main Gate, 55774 Aulenbacher Strasse
5:00 PM
Smith Barracks, Outside Main Gate, 55774 Aulenbacher Strasse
Grafenwoehr Front Gate, Neue Amberger Strasse 109, 92655 Grafenwoehr (Mc Donald Parking lot)
3:30 PM
Mc Donald parkinglot near front Gate, Neue Amberger Strasse 109, 92655 Grafenwoehr (Mc Donald Parking lot)
Vilseck, Bavarian Motor Cars GmbH, Gut 3, 92249 Vilseck
4:00 PM
Bavarian Motor Cars GmbH, Gut 3, 92249 Vilseck
Stuttgart Panzer Kaserne, Main Gate, Panzer Kaserne, Main Gate Main Gate, Panzerstrasse/Herdweg, 71032 Boeblingen
7:00 PM
Main Gate, Panzerstrasse/Herdweg, 71032 Boeblingen
Spangdahlem Main Gate AB, Visitor Center
4:00 PM
Hill Strasse (Traffic Circle L46 K99)
Wiesbaden, Corner Washingtonstrasse/John-F-Kennedy Strasse, Wiesbaden 65189
5:15 PM
Corner Washingtonstrasse/John-F-Kennedy Strasse, Wiesbaden 65189

Note: Some Pickup locations and times may be subject to minmum participation requirements. Notifications of any changes issued latest 72 hours before departure.

UPGRADES
This trip offers respective upgrades on the following Dates. Children 4-11 pay half on upgrades.
Thursday, August 12, 2021
  • 5 Star , at the cost of €33
  • Upgrades can be added during or post reservation submission.
    DATES & PRICES
    Time Frame Adults | Child | Infants
    Thursday, August 12, 2021 Thru
    Monday, August 16, 2021 Aug Training Hldy
    5 Days*
    €369
    €289
    €100
    Thursday, September 2, 2021 Thru
    Monday, September 6, 2021 Labor Day
    5 Days*
    €399
    €309
    €150
    (*)Total Travel Days. All departures are evenings (generally) post-work hours. Reservations submitted within 24hr of departures need to be reconfirmed to avoid overbooking.
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    U.S. Army Europe Training Holidays

    All departures (except flights) are evening hours!
    Tour (Travel Days)
    Holiday
    Departing - Returning
    Price
    My
    Aug Training Hldy
    Wed, Aug 11, 21
    Sun, Aug 15, 21
    5
    €429Up
    My
    Aug Training Hldy
    Thu, Aug 12, 21
    Mon, Aug 16, 21
    5
    €369Up
    My
    Labor Day
    Wed, Sep 1, 21
    Mon, Sep 6, 21
    6
    €459Up
    My
    Labor Day
    Thu, Sep 2, 21
    Mon, Sep 6, 21
    5
    €429Up
    My
    Aug Training Hldy
    Thu, Sep 2, 21
    Mon, Sep 6, 21
    5
    €399Up
    My
    Labor Day
    Thu, Sep 2, 21
    Mon, Sep 6, 21
    5
    €369Up
    My
    Labor Day
    Thu, Sep 2, 21
    Sun, Sep 5, 21
    4
    €369Up
    My
    Labor Day
    Fri, Sep 3, 21
    Mon, Sep 6, 21
    4
    €469
    My
    Columbus Day
    Thu, Oct 7, 21
    Mon, Oct 11, 21
    5
    €399Up
    My
    Columbus Day
    Thu, Oct 7, 21
    Sun, Oct 10, 21
    4
    €369Up
    My
    Columbus Day
    Thu, Oct 7, 21
    Mon, Oct 11, 21
    5
    €599
    My
    Columbus Day
    Thu, Oct 7, 21
    Tue, Oct 12, 21
    6
    €459Up
    My
    Columbus Day
    Fri, Oct 8, 21
    Mon, Oct 11, 21
    4
    €350
    My
    Columbus Day
    Fri, Oct 8, 21
    Mon, Oct 11, 21
    4
    €350
    My
    Thanksgiving
    Sat, Nov 20, 21
    Sat, Nov 27, 21
    8
    €649
    My
    Thanksgiving
    Sat, Nov 20, 21
    Sun, Nov 28, 21
    9
    €899
    My
    Thanksgiving
    Wed, Nov 24, 21
    Sun, Nov 28, 21
    5
    €399Up
    My
    Thanksgiving
    Wed, Nov 24, 21
    Sat, Nov 27, 21
    4
    €399
    My
    Presidents' Day
    Fri, Feb 18, 22
    Sun, Feb 20, 22
    3
    €149
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