Day 1: Alicante Airport – Milan – Turin

Arrival at Alicante airport at least 2 hours before departure of the flight to Milan, check-in formalities and boarding of the flight. Arrival and baggage collection. Transfer by private coach to the city of Turin, an important city, capital of Piedmont. Dinner in hotel/restaurant and overnight at the hotel.

Day 2: Turin – Milan

Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning guided tour of Turin, we will visit the Sanctuary of Mary Help of Christians and the Cathedral which houses the famous “Holy Shroud”. Lunch in a local restaurant. After lunch, we will start our journey to Milan. Arrival at the hotel and room distribution. Free time until dinner. Overnight stay.

3rd Day: Milan – Bergamo – Sotto Il Monte – Como – Milan

Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning departure to Bergamo, where we will visit the monuments of the upper town, the Church of Santa Maria, the Colleoni Chapel and the Cathedral. Then transfer to Sotto il Monte, the town where John XXIII was born and visit the house-museum where he was born. At the end of the visit we will go to Lake Como. Lunch in a local restaurant. Visit of the city of Como with its beautiful cathedral. At the end, return to Milan, dinner and accommodation.

Day 4: Milan

Breakfast at the hotel. We will spend the morning visiting Milan, the capital of Lombardy. We will start the day with a panoramic walking tour with our local guide, visiting the amazing “Duomo”, the cathedral of Milan (entrance included). Lunch in a local restaurant. In the afternoon, we will have the possibility to visit the Holy Supper (entrance included). Dinner in a local restaurant and accommodation.

Day 5: Milan – Sirmione – Verona – Padua

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Sirmione, a charming town situated on the shores of Lake Garda. It is an important tourist centre thanks to its spa and old town, with its medieval castle. At the end of the visit, we will move to Verona, one of the most beautiful and visited cities in Italy. It is the city where Romeo and Juliet were born, as well as some important artists such as Veronese. Lunch in a local restaurant. In the afternoon, city tour with local guide. At the end, departure to Padua, arrival at the hotel, accommodation, dinner and overnight.

Day 6: Padua – Venice – Padua

Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning departure to the pier, from where we will depart by boat to the famous St. Mark’s Square. Arrival and panoramic visit of this beautiful city accompanied by a local guide. Lunch in a local restaurant. Free time to stroll through the many beautiful corners of this peculiar city. Optionally we can take a gondola ride. Return to the hotel, dinner and accommodation.

Day 7: Padua – Ravenna – Padua

Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning departure to Ravenna, famous for its Byzantine and early Christian monuments. Visit of the city with our local guide, admiring the mosaics of San Apollinare in classe and the Church of San Vitale and the mausoleum of Galla Placidia (entrance included). Lunch in a local restaurant. In the afternoon we will move to Padua, where we will visit the Basilica of St. Anthony. Transfer to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day 8: Padua – Milan – Alicante

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Milan airport, lunch en route. Arrival at the airport, check-in and boarding formalities and departure for the flight to Alicante. Arrival and…

End of the trip and of our services.

 

The price includes:

  • Flights with low cost airline. Including taxes and a 20 kg suitcase.
  • Bus available for the whole trip. (always respecting the driving hours)
  • 1 night in Turin. Hotel Pacific Hotel Fortino 4*. Half board.
  • 03 nights in Milan. Hotel Doria 4*. 2 nights half board and 1 night bed and breakfast.
  • 03 nights in Padua Hotel 4* Crowne Plaza. Half Board 2 nights and 1 night bed and breakfast.
  • Full board according to itinerary. Drinks not included.
  • Round trip ferries
  • Entrance fees included:
  • -Holy dinner in Milan
  • -Milan Cathedral.
  • -Churches of Ravenna and San Apollinar in Case.
  • Mandatory hotel accommodation.
  • Basic travel insurance. (Consult supplement for cancellation insurance).
  • ½ day guides for the visits to Turin, Milan, Verona, Venice and Ravenna.

 

Not included in the price:

  • Tips
  • Drinks at meals
  • Entrance fees not indicated in the programme
  • Any item not indicated in the price includes…