LAKE COMO AND ART CITIES

Day1 - Milan/Como
Arrival into Milan. After check-in at your hotel, the balance of the day is at leisure to start discovering the beauty of Lake Como.
Day2 - Lake Como
Two glorious days at leisure. Visit Como's outstanding Duomo or stroll its walks skirting the water's edge. Famous 16th and 17th century villas are scattered around the lake. Cernobbio and Tremezzo (see Villa Carlotta) are lovely lakeside locations. On the opposite side of the lake are Varenna and Bellagio. (B)
Day3 - Lake Como
Two glorious days at leisure. Visit Como's outstanding Duomo or stroll its walks skirting the water's edge. Famous 16th and 17th century villas are scattered around the lake. Cernobbio and Tremezzo (see Villa Carlotta) are lovely lakeside locations. On the opposite side of the lake are Varenna and Bellagio. (B)
Day 4 - Como/Venice
After breakfast, spend the morning in Lake Como to relax or do some last minute shopping. Depart by train and travel to Venice. (B)
Day5 - Venice
Your morning walking tour is highlighted by visits to the golden Basilica of St. Mark, the Doge's Palace, the Bridge of Sighs and the Piombi Prison. Remainder of the day is free. (B)
Day 6 - Venice/Florence
This morning travel by rail from Venice to Florence, the Cradle of the Renaissance. Balance of the day is at leisure. (B)
Day7 - 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 the charming Piazzale Michelangelo with its splendid views. This afternoon is at leisure. (B)
Day 8 - Florence
Full days at leisure to keep discovering all Florence has to offer or to take an optional excursion to Siena, San Gimignano, or Pisa. (B)
Day9 - 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)
Day 10 - 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)
Day11 - Rome
Day at leisure. You may enjoy an optional excursion to Pompeii, Capri and Sorrento with their panoramic views of Mt. Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples. (B)
Day 12 - Rome/USA (or extend your stay)
Say ''arrivederci'' to Italy or extend your stay. (B)