Visit: Venice, Florence, Rome
Day 1 (Sunday): Venice
Upon arrival at Venice Airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure until you gather for a Welcome Dinner with your Tour Director and travelling companions.
Meals: Welcome Dinner
Day 2 (Monday): Venice
We begin our exploration of Venice with a boat ride to the Murano Island, famous for its artistic glassware. Visit a glassblowing factory, where you will watch a demonstration of traditional Venetian glassblowing by master craftsmen. Then, on to St. Mark’s Square, for a walking tour, visiting St. Mark’s Basilica and the Doge’s Palace and enjoying views of the Bell Tower and Bridge of Sighs. The balance of the day is at leisure to enjoy Venice at your own pace, shop or perhaps join an optional gondola ride.