Your Holiday Itinerary - Italian Vistas

Day 1: Home - Rome, Italy

Your tour starts in Rome with an included welcome dinner.

Day 2: Rome - Classical Rome City Tour

A locally-guided tour of Classical Rome features such sights as the Piazza Venezia, the Roman Forum, the Circus Maximus and the Arch of Constantine. During an in-depth visit to the Colosseum, your guide recounts its rich history. The catacombs, burial place of early Christians, the mythic Pantheon and Piazza Navona are also featured.

Day 3: Rome

Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore Rome’s cultural treasures independently. Your Tour Manager will be on hand to offer suggestions. Perhaps a trip to Vatican City, with an optional tour to the Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica, will be on your personal sightseeing list.

Day 4: Rome - Pompeii - Sorrento Coast

Journey south towards the Bay of Naples where you’ll discover the ruins of Pompeii with a local guide. You’ll then continue to Sorrento and take some time to explore on you own.

Day 5: Sorrento Coast - Isle of Capri

A scenic boat ride* brings you to the enchanting Isle of Capri. Upon arrival, take a panoramic ride to the island’s highest town, Anacapri. Spend time in Capri town with its world-famous piazzetta and explore this island paradise of chic boutiques, lush vegetation and outdoor cafés before returning to the Sorrento Coast.

Day 6: Sorrento Coast - Florence

Today, Tuscany unfolds with its panorama of vineyards and olive groves. Florence, the “Cradle of the Italian Renaissance,” awaits and offers Italy’s best art and architecture. Visit the Academy Gallery to see Michelangelo’s magnifi cent sculpture of David. Tonight, enjoy regional Italian cuisine at a local restaurant.

Day 7: Florence

A locally-guided tour highlights the Piazza del Duomo, with its Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and the famous Gates of Paradise on the Baptistery of St. John. You also view the magnificent Piazza della Signoria with its imposing Palazzo Vecchio.

Day 8: Florence - Pisa - Venice

After breakfast you’ll travel to Pisa and discover the Piazza Dei Miracoli, the Duomo and the Leaning Tower. You’ll enjoy lunch at a Tuscan winery before heading across the Apennine Mountains en-route to Venice

Day 9: Venice - Murano Island

Embark on a boat trip* (weather permitting) to Murano Island for a glass-blowing demonstration. Return to St. Mark’s Square where a local expert takes you on a walking tour of the Basilica, Doge’s Palace and the legendary Bridge of Sighs. he remainder of the day is at leisure to explore independently.

Day 10: Venice - Verona - Stresa

This morning you’ll travel to Verona, where you can stroll the streets that were the backdrop for Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. You’ll end the day in the resort town of Stresa in the Italian Lake District, with beautiful views of Lago Maggiore.

Day 11: Stresa - Locarno, Switzerland - Isola dei Pescatori, Italy

Today, cross into Switzerland and the picturesque lakeside resort of Locarno for magnificent views, excellent shopping and charming cafés. Tonight, we travel by boat to Isola dei Pescatori for a farewell dinner while surrounded by beautiful scenery.

Day 12: Stresa - Home

Your tour ends today in Stresa.

Departure Dates 2018/19 Italian Vistas (12 Days) - 7% discount on all dates

Collette brochure price from £2034

Travel 55 discount price from £1892

Telephone Collette Holidays on 0800 804 8700 and quote Travel 55 code NYC2

Prices are ‘guide from’ prices only and do not include flights. To check the latest up to date tour prices and to check availability call Collette reservations on 0800 804 8700. Don't forget to quote the Travel 55 code NYC2 to receive your 7% discount that is availably on all Collette tours.

January 29 - 2018

July 2, 9

December 3

February 26

July 16, 23

January 23 - 2019

March 5, 12, 19, 26

August 8, 15, 22

February 25

April 4, 9, 11, 16

September 3, 5, 10, 12

February 22

April 18, 23, 25

September 17, 19, 24, 26

March 11, 13

May 7, 14, 16

October 3, 8, 15

March 18, 27

May 21, 28

October 17, 22, 29

April 1, 3, 8

June 4, 11, 25

November 5, 7, 26

April 24, 29

Please note: prices may change and will be confirmed when you call to make a booking. The discount will be applied accordingly to reflect the price. Departure dates are subject to availability. Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking.

NOTE: • On some dates alternate hotels may be used • Due to tour scheduling, arrival flights should arrive prior to 4 p.m. • Guests will depart from Milan
airport. All return transfers will depart from Stresa for Milan airport. Return flights home should not be booked before 10:00 a.m. on the final day.

Must-See Inclusions

  • Set out on a locally guided tour of Classical Rome.
  • Explore the popular and charming seaside resort town of Sorrento.
  • Witness the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa.
  • Explore Venice’s legendary St. Mark’s Square and Bridge of Sighs.
  • Discover the excavated ruins of Pompeii with a local expert.

Italian Vistas

12 Day Holidays - 7% Discount

Prices from only £1892

This tour has everything you've always wanted in a trip to Italy. Enjoy multiple-night stays in Rome, Florence, Venice, the Sorrento coast and Stresa in the Lakes District. Discover the treasures of Classical and Christian Rome. Walk in the footsteps of the ancient Romans in Pompeii. See the gems of the Renaissance in Florence's Academy Gallery, including Michelangelo's David. Visit Locarno, Switzerland; and cruise to Isola dei Pescatori, one of the scenic Borromean Islands.

This scenic Italian Vistas 12 day tour comes with a 7% discount saving. To book this wonderful holiday call Collette Holidays direct on 0800 804 8700 and quote Travel 55 code NYC2.

What's Included In Your Tour

  • MEALS: 17 meals (11 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch & 5 Dinners)
  • ACCOMMODATION: Grand Hotel Palatino, Rome.Towers Hotel, Sorrento Coast, Sorrento. Grand Hotel Baglioni, Florence. B4 Bellini Venezia, Venice. Regina Palace Hotel, Stresa.


  • Complimentary Private Airport Transfers*
  • Services of an experienced tour manager
  • Services of local expert guides
  • Luggage porterage throughout the tour
  • Complimentary WIFI on tour
  • On tour Audio Guides
  • TRANSPORT: Coach and boat trips
  • GROUP SIZE: Approx 40
  • SOLO TRAVELLERS: From £2,494

Tour Highlights - Italian Vistas

  • Discover the famous Colosseum
  • Explore the excavated ruins of Pompeii with a local expert
  • Stoll the streets of Verona – the backdrop for Romeo and Juliet
  • Soak up the Italian way of life in Sorrento
  • Continue your exploration of Venice on foot with a local expert. Or, go 'off the beaten track' and experience the Castello Sestiere district.

Booking flights is easy

...and we can be as flexible as you need to be. We can organise fl ights from most of the UK’s regional airports, with our preferred airline partners. We can advise you on the best airlines for each tour and the best routes, and you can choose who you’d prefer to travel with. We’ll fi nd the best price for you based on your chosen departure date and local airport.

More Convenient

From Exeter to Inverness, we can fly you from your local airport to join our tours around the world minimising the need to travel to London. Let us find the best priced and most convenient fl ight for your holiday choice and your UK location.

More Comfort

We can also organise to upgrade your flight to premium economy, business or first class and arrive refreshed and ready for an adventure. We have great partnerships with many airlines and often have access to exclusive flight upgrade fares. Just let us know your preference at time of booking, and we will find the best priced flight for you.

More Peace of Mind

When you book a flight inclusive holiday with us, if your tour itinerary changes for any reason, or the flight schedule changes, we will manage all the changes for you. Your holiday will also be fully bonded under our ATOL licence giving you full protection for your holiday. If you choose to book your own flight, if anything does change you’ll be liable for any flight changes required.

Traveling in style

At Collette, we believe your holiday starts as soon as you leave your front door. So, when you book a flight inclusive holiday with us, you’ll be able to start your holiday in style with our exclusive private door to door service. Getting to the airport can often be one of the most stressful parts of your holiday, but don’t worry, we have it all in hand.

Bon Voyage

Your driver will collect you from your home and take you directly to your chosen UK departure airport. Your driver has access to the latest satellite navigation technology, to ensure that you have the most convenient, traffic free journey to the airport. Your transfer is
exclusively for you and no one else!

Welcome Home

When you return from your holiday, your driver will meet you as you come through into the arrivals hall after you have collected your luggage. You will then be whisked away from the airport and taken straight back home, without any diversions, in the comfort you have been accustomed to on your Collette tour.

Your Preference

If you prefer to drive yourself to the airport, you could take advantage of our complimentary hotel stay and airport parking at the airport of your choice. If you have an early morning flight, or you could extend your holiday for an extra night if you have a later flight back. Just let us know your preference at time of booking.


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