FRANCE AND ITALY ART CITIES

Day1 - Paris
Arrival in Paris. After check-in at your hotel, the balance of the day is at leisure to explore Paris, the magnificent capital of France. Packed with monuments, museums, art, nightlife, eateries and shops, Paris remains - in spite of all the cliches - one of the most inspiring cities in the world.
Day2 - Paris
Your included morning city tour features the Arc de Triomphe, Opera House, Champs-Elysees, Notre Dame Cathedral and much more. There is so much to see and do in Paris, a city so aptly called the City of Lights, where exciting evening outings are a must. (B)
Day3 - Paris
Full day at leisure to enjoy the warmth and charm of a traditional French bistro or to take an optional excursion to Versailles. (B)
Day 4 - Paris/Nice
This morning board your train to Nice. Located in the heart of one of the world's most highly prized regions, it offers a rich history and a wonderfully mild sunny climate. Check-in at your hotel. (B)
Day5 - Nice
Today enjoy a full day excursion along the Cote d'Azur. A world of romantic hill towns with cobblestone streets leading to modest hamlets and ancient chateaux waiting for you. (B)
Day 6 - Nice
Full day at leisure to visit on your own the many outdoor markets, parks and beautiful museums this lovely city has to offer. (B)
Day7 - Nice/Florence
This morning board your train to Florence, the Cradle of the Renaissance. Check-in at your hotel. (B)
Day 8 - Florence
Your morning tour will take you on a discovery of the beauty of Florence: the Duomo with its magnificent Brunelleschi dome, the Baptistery, Giotto's Bell Tower, Piazza Della Signoria, and much more. This afternoon is at leisure. (B)
Day9 - Florence
Full day at leisure to keep discovering all Florence has to offer or to take an optional excursion to Siena, San Gimignano, or Pisa. (B)
Day 10 - Florence/Rome
This morning travel by rail from Florence to Rome. Balance of the day is at leisure to start discovering the Eternal City. (B)
Day11 - Rome
Your morning tour reveals Rome's infinite aspects and eras. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure to explore areas not covered by your city tour or for some shopping. (B)
Day 12 - Rome
Full day at leisure. Stroll down the beautiful Via Condotti or the romantic Spanish Steps. Discover Rome's hidden treasures at your own pace or perhaps take an optional excursion to Pompeii or the Amalfi Coast. (B).
Day13 - Rome to USA (or extend your stay)
Say ''arrivederci'' to Italy or extend your stay. (B)