“Eco-Comfort” Tour Of Italy By Train

Family Holiday | Culture Immersion | Small Group Journey
“Eco-Comfort” Tour Of Italy By Train

Embark on a 10-day journey that marries eco-consciousness with comfort, allowing you to explore Italy's treasures while minimizing your environmental footprint. Your adventure commences in Venice, a city of legendary allure, where you'll visit iconic landmarks and revel in the city's history.
As you board high-speed trains to Florence and Rome, each city's cultural riches and enchanting landscapes await your exploration. In Tuscany, discover picturesque towns like Siena, San Gimignano, and Pisa while savoring local wines.
Continue your eco-conscious adventure with a guided visit to Pompeii and a journey up Mount Vesuvius. Relax in Sorrento, where the Amalfi Coast beckons with its natural beauty. Your flexible itinerary allows for optional excursions, ensuring you make the most of your eco-friendly Italian escapade.

Itinerary

 Day 1 - Arrive in Venice

Arrive in Venice and reach your hotel in Venice on your own. 
Overnight in Venice

 Day 2 - Legendary Venice Tour

Experience Venice's timeless splendor through a guided tour of St. Mark's Basilica and the Doge's Palace, all without the hassle of long lines. Inside St. Mark's Basilica, delve into its rich history as your guide unveils the stories behind 8,000 square meters of mesmerizing golden mosaics. Witness the iconic Horses of St. Mark's Basilica and other precious treasures before ascending to the balcony for breathtaking views of St. Mark's Square and the Venetian lagoon. Next, explore the Doge's Palace, once the seat of Venetian government and now a repository of artistic treasures. Your guide will share captivating behind-the-scenes tales of Venetian politics and guide you across the legendary Bridge of Sighs, connecting the palace to the prisons.
Overnight in Venice.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 3 - Venice to Florence

Proceed on your own this morning to the Santa Lucia Train Station to board the high speed train to Florence. Upon arrival at Florence S. Maria Novella Train Station, self transfer to your hotel.  In the afternoon, enjoy the rest of the day strolling around the city and discover its beauties. Overnight in Florence.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 4 - Siena, San Gimignano, Pisa and Chianti winery lunch

Journey through Tuscany's iconic landscapes, beginning in Pisa. Admire the beauty of Piazza dei Miracoli with its Baptistery, Cathedral, and Leaning Tower. Continuing through Chianti's picturesque lands, pause in San Gimignano to explore its history and stunning views. In UNESCO heritage city Siena, discover its Etruscan roots and medieval rivalry with Florence through guided walks, highlighting treasures like the Duomo, Baptistery, and Torre del Mangia. The tour concludes with a Chianti winery visit for wine tasting. Overnight in Florence.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 5 - Florence to Rome

Independent transfer to Florence S. Maria Novella Train Station. Board the high speed train to Rome. Upon arrival, meet your private driver and transfer to your accommodation. Overnight in Rome.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 6 - The Vatican Tour

Experience a skip-the-line tour of the Vatican Museums and the awe-inspiring Sistine Chapel. Say goodbye to the stress of queuing up, as your driver will pick you up at your hotel and lead you to Vatican Museum for a guided visit.  Explore one of the world's most significant art collections, marveling at the Gallery of Tapestries, the Geographical Maps, and the exquisite Raphael's rooms before arriving at the renowned Sistine Chapel. In the end, you will have the chance to explore the heart of Rome on your own.Please note that the return to your hotel is on your own. Overnight in Rome.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 7 - Rome / Pompei / Vico Equense in Sorrento

Meet your driver at your accommodation and private transfer to Rome Termini Station. Board your high-speed train to Naples. Upon arrival, meet your private driver and transfer to your accommodation in Sorrento.  You will stop en route in Pompei for a guided visit of the Archeological Park (Optional) Overnight in Vico Equense.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 8 - Amalfi Coast Drive

Embark on a breathtaking drive along the picturesque villages of the Amalfi Coast, soaking in mesmerizing sea vistas. First, explore Positano, known for its vibrant fashion scene and charming streets. Admire the Parish Church of Santa Maria Assunta with its iconic dome. Continue to Amalfi, dominated by the majestic Cathedral of Sant'Andrea, a testament to its maritime heritage. Lastly, visit Ravello, a refined village surrounded by lush greenery and famed for its music festival at Villa Rufolo. Return to Sorrento for a convenient drop-off at your accommodation or a nearby meeting point.
Overnight in Vico Equense.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 9 - Free Day

This land offers unbelievable possibilities to any discerning traveller: you could choose to visit the near Isle of Capri, take a boat to enjoy the Amalfitana Coast by the sea, drive till Paestum to learn more about the ancient Magna Graecia and taste the best mozzarella cheese in the world, or reach the vibrant town of Naples.
You can choose now among the many optional tours offered or decide when in Vico Equense. Overnight in Vico Equense.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 10 - Vico Equense / Home

Breakfast and private transfer to Naples Airport or Naples Centrale Station.
Meals : Breakfast

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Other Information

  • Tour Code : SMT007.24
  • Duration : 9 Nights/10 Days
  • Departure City : Venice, Italy
  • Ending City : Vico Equense, Italy
  • Type : Private Tour
  • Departure : Guaranteed Departure
  • Grade/Difficulity : Easy
  • Transport Mode : Train
  • Children Allowed : Yes
  • Max Group Size : 15
  • Language Offered : English
Departure Dates
June 2024 - 20, 26, 27, 30
July 2024 - 3, 4, 7, 10, 11, 14, 17, 18, 21, 24, 25, 28, 31
August 2024 - 1, 4, 7, 8, 11, 15, 18, 21, 22, 25
September 2024 - 8, 12, 15, 18, 19, 22, 25, 26, 29
October 2024 - 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 13, 16, 17, 20, 23, 24, 30, 31
Blackout Dates
23 June 2024, 14,28,29 August 2024, 1,4,5,11 September 2024, 27 October 2024
Tour Includes
  •  2 nights in Venice
  •  2 nights in Florence
  •  2 nights in Rome
  •  3 nights in Vico Equense, Sorrento Coast
  •  Daily breakfast
  •  Small Group tour - Legendary Venice / Meet the guide at a meeting point / Drop off in the heart of Venice
  •  High-speed train ticket train from Venice to Florence, reserved seats
  •  Shared Tour - Siena, San Gimignano, Pisa and Chianti / Meet the guide at a meeting point in Florence / Drop off in the same location
  •  High-speed train ticket train from Florence to Rome, reserved seats
  •  Private transfer from Rome Termini Station to Hotel in Rome
  •  Small Group Tour - Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica / Pick up at hotel / drop off in St.Peter’s Square
  •  Private transfer from hotel in Rome to Rome Termini Station
  •  High-speed train ticket train from Rome to Naples, reserved seats
  •  Private transfer from Naples Central Station to hotel in Vico via Pompei
  •  2-hour stop in Pompei
  •  Small Group Tour - Amalfi Coast Drive / Pick up at hotel / drop off in Sorrento
  •  Private transfer from hotel in Vico Equense to Naples Airport
  •  Digital Remote Briefing 7 days before arrival
  •  24/7 Emergency Phone to assist you during your stay
Tour Excludes
  •  Everything that is not mentioned in “Inclusions”
  •  Flights are not included
  •  Personal Insurance
  •  City tax to be paid at the hotel
  •  Transfer to meet the guide for your guided visits, unless differently specified
  •  Return transfer at your hotel after the guided visits, unless differently specified
  •  Transfers from/to the stations, unless differently specified
  •  Guided tour in Pompeii and entrance fees
  •  Return transfer from Sorrento to Vico after the Amalfi Drive Tour.* We suggest a taxi at the cost of euro 25 per 2 pax ( in total, not per pax) or CircumVesuviana Train, at the cost of euro 4 per pax one way. The ride is 11 min.
Notes
  •  Venice - Hotel Antico Doge or similar
  •  Florence - Hotel Executive or similar
  •  Rome - Hotel Conciliazione, Orazio or similar
  •  Vico Equense - Hotel Domo 20 or similar

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4.7 Excellent
  1. The Eco Comfort tour package was delightful, featuring excellent, centrally located hotels. While the accommodations were top-notch, a sea view room in Sorrento would have amplified the experience, allowing for a breathtaking view of the stunning landscape. Nonetheless, the overall comfort and convenience of the hotels significantly contributed to the enjoyable nature of the tour.

  2. The Eco Comfort tour package was a well-rounded experience, offering centrally located hotels across Italy, although the Venice location was an exception. The breakfast spread was rich and satisfying at each stay. The informative travel documents were exceptional, providing detailed and useful insights that facilitated a smooth exploration of Italy. Overall, a well-organized package enabling seamless travel and exploration.

  3. The Eco Comfort package tour was satisfactory overall, with the highlight being the excursions, particularly the stop in Pompeii. Opting for the guide service there turned out to be an excellent choice. Our guide was not only kind but also remarkably engaging. Her enthusiasm and willingness to spend extra time with us made exploring the archaeological park an unforgettable and enjoyable experience.

  4. The Eco Comfort Italy by High-Speed Train tour package offered comfortable hotels, with the Sorrento spot standing out for its cozy charm. The Tuscany tour was a highlight, blending history, culture, and delightful cuisine superbly. The exceptional guide elevated the experience. While we wished for an inclusive Capri tour, booking it as an optional excursion with Flag Travel Holidays was seamless, thanks to their helpful team.

  5. The Eco Comfort tour package covering Venice, Florence, Rome, and Sorrento was a fantastic experience for our family. The standout excursion was the Amalfi Coast drive, where we witnessed breathtaking spots effortlessly in a day. The friendly driver-guide made it all the more enjoyable, ensuring we explored the best of the coast hassle-free. A remarkable day that truly enhanced our Italian journey!

  6. The Eco Comfort Italy by High-Speed Train package was truly unforgettable, marking itself as the best I've booked. As a solo traveler, every moment exploring the famed Italian cities and their main attractions was immensely enjoyable. The package facilitated seamless visits to these iconic spots, creating a memorable and fulfilling journey that I'll cherish for a long time.

  7. The Eco Comfort Italy by High-Speed Train tour was a convenient and enjoyable experience. The efficient train travel offered a seamless way to explore various destinations. The guided excursions were enlightening. However, some improvements in accommodation options and additional guided tours could enhance the overall package for a more comprehensive Italian journey.