> DAY 1: Rome
Arrival in Italy, the home of world-sculpting civilizations and Renaissance masterpieces. At Rome International Airport, you will be welcomed by your private driver and taken to your five-star hotel via private car transfer.
Enjoy the afternoon and evening at your leisure exploring the Eternal City. With a heady blend of artistic and architectural masterpieces, classical ruins, and extravagant baroque churches and piazzas, Rome is Italy's treasure trove, packed with two millennia of artistic achievement. For culture-seekers and historians, this city simply oozes with possibilities for discovery, a chance to step back in time yet have one foot firmly in the present. Ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their favorite activities in Rome.
> DAY 2: Rome – Half Day Walking Tour
After breakfast, your licensed English speaking guide will meet you at your hotel lobby. Your private tour will take you on a journey through Rome; a city in which the power and the glory of the Great Roman Empire developed and extended. Your guide will walk you through the enchanting ruins of the Imperial-era, beginning with the Piazza Venezia and its impressive monument dedicated to King Victor Emanuel II and the Unknown Soldier. You will continue to the famous Piazza del Campidoglio designed by Michelangelo, from where you will have a breathtaking view of the Roman Forum. With the remains of the Forum as a backdrop, your guide will present the history and anecdotes on the social and political life of Rome, from its origin to the glorious days of the Great Roman Empire. Proceed to the imposing Coliseum, iconic symbol of Imperial Rome, and one of the most impressive building of the Imperial-era.
> DAY 3: Rome
Enjoy the day at leisure sipping an espresso at one of the numerous cafes or exploring more of the deep history, culture and art of Rome. Ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their personal favorites.
> DAY 4: Rome, Florence
After breakfast, meet your driver in the hotel lobby for your private car transfer to Florence. Enjoy your afternoon and evening at your leisure exploring one of the most beautiful cities in Italy. Its striking buildings, formidable galleries and treasure-crammed churches attest to the Florentine love of display. Through the centuries, Florence has upheld its elegant appearance: its skyline, all russet rooftops and lofty domes, is indeed picturesque. Enjoy dinner at one of the numerous Trattoria after taking a stroll around the always lively Duomo. Ask your Leisure Travel Consultants for their favorite restaurants in Florence.
> DAY 5: Florence – Half Day Florence Walking Tour
After breakfast, your licensed English speaking guide will meet you at your hotel lobby. Your private guided tour is an enchanting walk through the city of Florence, often referred to as the "Cradle of Renaissance." This tour will take you through the historical streets to the Duomo complex with Giotto's bell tower, the Baptistery with its bronze doors including the famous Porta del Paradiso, and the Cathedral with the magnificent Cupola del Brunelleschi. The highlight of your day will be a visit to the Uffizi Gallery or the Accademia Museum.
> DAY 6: Florence
Enjoy your day at leisure. Ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their personal tips of favorite activities and excursions while in Florence.
> DAY 7: Florence, Venice
After breakfast, meet your driver in the hotel lobby for your private car transfer to Venice. Enjoy your afternoon and evening exploring the unique character of Venice, with its charmingly narrow streets, breathtaking architecture, lively San Marco square and the magnificent Grand Canal. Ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their favorite Venice restaurants, cafes and sites.
> DAY 8: Venice - Half Day Venice Walking Tour
After breakfast, your licensed English speaking guide will meet you at your hotel lobby. You will experience the history of the remarkable city of Venice while touring some of its most celebrated monuments and meandering through its labyrinth of narrow passageways and alleys. You will begin your journey through Venice at San Marco square, a central landmark and gathering place. The tour will take you inside the Palazzo Ducale di Venezia (Doge's Palace) and on to other famous highlights of this beautiful city. Your private walking tour will introduce you to a modern city with an extraordinary history.
> DAY 9: Venice
Enjoy your day at leisure. Ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their personal tips of favorite activities and excursions while in Venice.
> DAY 10: Departure
After breakfast meet your transfer in the hotel lobby for the Venice airport where you will to meet your international flight home.