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shops and outdoor cafés. Arrive in Florence and enjoy some free time before gathering for dinner. (B, D) Day 6: Florence In Florence – the “Cradle of the Italian Renaissance” – visit the world-famous Academy Gallery to see Michelangelo’s incredible statue of David. During your cultural tour of Florence you’ll also view the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, the Palazzo Vecchio and the Church of Santa Croce. The remainder of the day is at leisure to enjoy this fascinating city on your own. (B) Day 7: Florence - Venice Start your day with a visit to a historic winery in the heart of the Chianti region. In the shadow of its 12th-century castle, learn about the winery’s famed Tuscan wines and enjoy a light lunch filled with local specialties. This afternoon, journey through central Italy, crossing the wooded Apennine Mountains toward the Valley of the Po. Enchanting Venice awaits with 117 tiny islands and its latticework of 150 canals and 400 bridges. (B, L, D) Day 8: Venice - Murano Island - Venice  See Venice from the water as we board a boat bound for Murano Island for an up-close glass making demonstration. Discover the secrets of this ancient art and marvel at the intricate

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designs of each one-of-a-kind piece. Then you travel to St. Mark’s where it’s your choice! Join a local expert on a walking tour of this famous square to view the stunning Basilica and visit the impressive Doge’s Palace and the legendary Bridge of Sighs -OR- go off the beaten path to explore the Castello Sestiere district with a local expert; get to know authentic Venice and see for yourself how the locals live as you walk canal by canal through the narrow streets lined with churches and historic buildings. The remainder of the day is at leisure to explore independently. (B) Day 9: Venice - Milan Malpensa Today you travel to Milan. Take in some of the city’s amazing sights on a locally guided walking tour: view the Opera House La Scala and Vittorio Emanuele Gallery, and visit the Duomo – this magnificent Gothic cathedral is the third largest church in Europe. Later, perhaps you will indulge in some shopping at the “Quadrilatero della Moda,” Milan’s high-fashion district. Continue to Milan Malpensa for a farewell dinner celebrating the end of an unforgettable trip. (B, D) Day 10: Milan Malpensa - Tour Ends Your journey comes to a close in Milan Malpensa this morning. (B)

DAT E S & PRI CES January – April 2018

(different itinerary – see note)

January 24 February 26 March 5, 7, 12, 14 March 19, 21 April 4 April 9, 11, 16, 19

Twin

Solo

$1999 $2149 $2499 $2599 $2699 $2799

$2399 $2549 $2949 $3049 $3249 $3349

Itinerary featured is for May 2018 – April 2019 tour departures. Departures prior to this date will vary. Please confirm at time of reservation.

May 2018 – April 2019 (featured itinerary)

May 2 May 7, 9, 14, 16, 23 June 6, 13, 20, 27 July 4, 18, 25 August 2, 8 September 3, 5, 12, 17, 19, 26 October 3, 8

Twin

Solo

$2799 $2999 $2999 $2799 $2799 $2999 $2999

$3349 $3599 $3599 $3349 $3349 $3599 $3599

May 2018 – April 2019 October 10, 15, 22, 23 October 24 November 6, 8 November 28* December 2* January 24* February 14 March 4, 7, 11, 13 March 18, 20, 27 April 3, 8, 10 April 24

Twin $2899 $2749 $2549 $1999 $1999 $1999 $2149 $2499 $2599 $2699 $2799

Triple Room Reduction

Solo $3399 $3199 $2999 $2399 $2399 $2399 $2499 $2949 $3099 $3199 $3349

(-) $30 - $50

Rates are land only, per person. Call about additional dates. *Value Season Departures: These select off-season dates allow you to experience more for less. Plus, you’ll enjoy smaller crowds. It’s a wonderful time to travel.

COMBINE TWO TOURS INTO ONE ADVENTURE

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