• 9 Days Italy Family Fun - From Gladiators To Gondolas

    Journey through Italy - steeped in history, rich in arts and vibrant in culture – while having plenty of fun as a family! Go truffle hunting, row your own gondola in Venice and be a gladiator for the day.
  • 9 Days Italy Family Fun - From Gladiators To Gondolas

    Journey through Italy - steeped in history, rich in arts and vibrant in culture – while having plenty of fun as a family! Go truffle hunting, row your own gondola in Venice and be a gladiator for the day.
  • 9 Days Italy Family Fun - From Gladiators To Gondolas

    Journey through Italy - steeped in history, rich in arts and vibrant in culture – while having plenty of fun as a family! Go truffle hunting, row your own gondola in Venice and be a gladiator for the day.
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9 days
From AED20,180/Adult

Itinerary

  • Day 01 - Dubai/ Rome
    Fly Dubai/ Rome EK 97 0900/1240 – Daily (6h 40m)

     

    In the afternoon, learn about Rome’s ancient civilization. Start your walking tour and visit the Roman Forum, the world's most extensive single site of Roman ruins, the Roman Colosseum, as well as Palatine Hill for a panorama view of the heart of Ancient Rome. 

    Overnight: Rome
    Meals: Nil
  • Day 02 - Rome

    Today, visit the world’s smallest country and the centre of the Catholic World – City of Vatican. Afterwards, master the basics of gladiatorial combat at the Gladiators' School

    Overnight: Rome
    Meals included: Breakfast

  • Day 03 - Rome

    Embark on a market and food-walking tour this morning and find the best food spots in town. Learn about Rome's culinary traditions over the centuries. Do not miss out Italy’s most popular drinks and dessert – coffee and gelato! Learn about the coffee-roasting process as well as the secrets of traditional Italian gelato making.

    In the afternoon, start exploring the Baroque Rome sites. Discover the monuments and the palace of the Baroque period: Piazza Navona, the Pantheon, the Trevi Fountain and Piazza di Spagna. 

    Overnight: Rome
    Meals included: Breakfast

  • Day 04 - Rome / Orvieto & Bagnoregio / Florence

    Leave Rome this morning and head to the charming Umbrian town of Orvieto - the most important town of the vast territory of Etruria. Continue to Civita di Bagnoregio, built on a mountain of tufa rock in a valley and only accessible by a long and spectacular pedestrian bridge. 

    Overnight: Florence
    Meals included: Breakfast

  • Day 05 - Florence

    Today, proceed for your historical walking tour. Start from Repubblica square - the heart of the city, to Palazzo del Bargello (exterior visit only) and Piazza della Signoria, where sculptures beckon. Continue to Santa Croce Church (Basilica of the Holy Cross) and the Accademia Gallery, to view the famous Michelangelo's masterpiece: The David. Your final stop will be the Piazza del Duomo. Marvel at the vast Cathedral before stepping inside to admire the interior's intricate Gothic details. 

    Overnight: Florence
    Meals included: Breakfast

  • Day 06 - Florence

    Today explore the charming Tuscan countryside outside Florence. Go truffle-hunting with the truffle hunter and his dog and learn about truffle varieties, local traditions, dog’s training methods and more.  

    Afterwards, proceed to the Leonardo Da Vinci’s house and museum. On the way back, we stop at Montalbano oil mill for the extra virgin olive oil tasting

    Overnight: Florence
    Meals included: Breakfast

  • Day 07 - Florence / Venice

    The first stop today is Verona – the famous story scene of “Romeo and Juliet”. Admire the many monuments, the inside courtyards, the beautiful buildings and also the hidden spots and streets. 

    Arrive Venice and have a guided walking tour in the afternoon around the famous historical sights of Venice, such as St. Mark’s Square, the Basilica and its interior, and the Bridge of Sighs. Visit the Doge’s Palace, to learn about the power of Venice in the past.  

    Overnight: Venice
    Meals included: Breakfast

  • Day 08 - Venice
    This morning, you may choose one of the two activities:
    1. Gondola Rowing Class: Glide through Venice's prettiest canals as you learn how to be a Gondolier!
    2. Venetian Mask Making Class:Learn the craft of mask making from a skilled artisan and hear amazing stories of the Carnevale's history. Have fun painting and decorating your mask!
     

    Explore the city at your own leisure for the rest of the day.  

    Optional: Half day excursion to The Islands of the Laguna: Visit a glass factory, the island of lace and the colourful houses of the fishermen.
     
    Overnight: Venice
    Meals included: Breakfast
  • Day 09 - Venice / Milan / Dubai

    Depart in the morning and drive directly to Milan airport. Bid farewell to Italy and have a nice flight back home.

    Fly Milan / Dubai EK 92 2120/0625 +1 – Daily (6h 05m)

     

    Arrive Dubai on Day 10.

    Meals included: Breakfast

 

 

 

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