Just around the corner, you can find the famous shopping streets, Via Veneto and Via Condotti, where there are stores and boutiques with all of the biggest Italian brand names.
March 27, 2017
After a good night sleep and great breakfast, you will depart on a 'morning - half day - public tour'.
Your tour will consist of the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica with an English-speaking local guide.
St. Peter's Basilica
After your 'morning tour' and a bit of lunch, get ready for your 'public afternoon tour'.
Your 'afternoon tour' will take you to Ancient Rome including a visit to the Colosseum with an English-speaking local guide.
When you arrive in Florence, you will be transferred by private car to the Hotel Alba Palace. You will stay in Florence for 3 nights in a 1 classic triple room and enjoy breakfast daily.
Located behind the beautiful cloisters of Santa Maria Novella and a few steps from the central station of Florence, Hotel Alba Palace is located inside the ancient buildings that were once part of the former monastery of the Santissima Concezione and of part of the complex of the former convent of Dominican friars of Santa Maria Novella. Today, thanks to restoration work, its magnificence can still be felt, inherent in the very walls: old stone columns, marble capitals, brick vaults and fascinating frescoes on the walls that have been left visible and integrated with the new structure, to the delight of our eyes and our hearts.
March 29, 2017
Today you are off for a 'morning public city tour of Florence' by bus with an English-speaking local guide. On this tour, you will visit the Academia Gallery.