Call us on
0207 619 1080

Inclusive Italian Grand Tour Italy4u

Ever wanted the relaxation of a train holiday to Italy with peace of mind about the budget?  Now independent travellers can enjoy the inclusive experience, with train travel, half board hotel, transfers and sightseeing all as part of the deal!

From: £1810.00
Book Now

Description

Now you can enjoy an all inclusive train holiday to Italy without having to be part of a group! Traintours4u ground breaking inclusive train holidays offer daily departures and full flexibility if you want to add additional nights or other cities. Special offer, we want to make your train holiday to Italy even more stress free!  Until the end of December 2016, we’re offering our Travel Assist service from London St Pancras all the way to Paris Gare de Lyon station. That means a Travel Assist personnel will move your luggage for you on to and off the Eurostar train and escort you in Paris to the train at Gare de Lyon. All for a very special price of £99 for the one way transit as above.

Want something different to what is shown here? We can bespoke and tailor make any of our holidays to fit your personal wishes. Just call our team for help in creating the perfect holiday.

Price

PRICES are per person based on the season you travel in and start from

  2nd Class
3*/4* Hotel
1st Class
3*/4* Hotel
LOW SEASON Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec  £1810  £2185
MID SEASON Mar, Apr, Jul, Aug  £1995  £2395
HIGH SEASON May, Jun, Sep, Oct  £2195  £2650

Please note public holidays and trade fairs may affect these prices. Prices are based on the current exchange rate. We reserve the right to increase these if the rate changes by 10% or more.

Deposit £250 per person.

Bookings subject to terms and conditions.

Itinerary

  • Day 1 Take the morning Eurostar departure from London’s iconic St Pancras, the beautifully restored Victorian gothic masterpiece to Paris Nord station. If travelling 1st class (Standard Premier) a meal is included. At Paris Nord station a private car transfer is waiting to take you to Paris Lyon station for the 30 minute journey. At Paris Lyon, the French TGV train will take you on the 5 hour trip to Milan Porta Garibaldi station to begin your train holiday to Italy, transiting the scenic Alps. At Milan a private car transfer will whisk you the short journey to Hotel Rio for a one night stop.
  • Day 2 Following breakfast at the Hotel Rio, a short transfer is provided to Milan Central station for the morning departure on Trenitalia for the 3 hour journey to Rome Termini station. If travelling in 1st (Business) class coffee and biscuits are provided. A private car transfer is supplied at Rome Termini for the 20 minute journey to the lovely friendly Hotel Lancelot in the historic center near the Coliseum. A feature of this hotel is the evening meal taken by guests at round tables hosted by the owner Mrs Khan and her staff. 
  • Day 3 Take the Green line 24 hour hop on hop off Rome tour visiting the Vatican, Roman Arch, Coliseum, the Pantheon, Trevi Fountain and many famous streets such as the Via Veneto for the best shopping! Option to experience the great treasures of the Vatican especially the Sistine chapel (not included) 
  • Day 4 Private car transfer to Rome Termini station to take the morning departure by Trenitalia for the 90 minute trip to Florence SMN station. If travelling 1st class (Business) coffee and biscuits are included. At Florence SMN station a private car transfer will take you the short 10 minute trip to the Hotel Brunelleschi in the historic heart of this traffic free city. The unique Hotel Brunelleschi is a sympathetic conversion of a Byzantine church and mediaeval palace with every modern amenity - dinner can be taken outside in the summer on a quiet square. 
  • Day 5 Half day walking tour around the compact traffic free city center visiting the Ponte Vecchio, outside of the colourful Duomo (cathedral) and squares full of dramatic statues. In the afternoon option to visit the Uffizi or Accademia galleries (admission not included) 
  • Day 6 Private car transfer to Florence SMN station for the 3 hour journey to Venice S Lucia station departing mid morning, if travelling 1st class coffee and biscuits included. Your dramatic arrival over the causeway to Venice St. Lucia station emerging onto the Grand Canal is spectacular. You will be met by a porter who will take your luggage to the Carlton Hotel on the opposite side of the Grand Canal.
  • Day 7 Half day walking tour of Venice visiting St Marks Square, the Doges’ Palace and the Rialto bridge amongst many other highlights. Option to visit the Peggy Guggenheim gallery of modern Art or attend one the many concerts by Vivaldi in the historic churches and also possible is a half day boat trip to Murano Island famous for Venetian glass (not included) 
  • Day 8 After breakfast at the Carlton, your porter will take your luggage over to Venice S Lucia station for the 10.30 departure for Milan Central with private car transfer to the Hotel Rio. Afternoon free to visit the famous shopping arcades or San Siro stadium. Not to be missed ! 
  • Day 9 Short private car transfer to Milan P Garibaldi station for the 09.20 TGV departure to Paris Lyon (if you have time stop at the Train Bleu restaurant) than take another private car to the Paris Nord station for the Eurostar journey home to London St Pancras. If travelling 1st class (standard Premier) on Eurostar, a meal is included

Availability

Daily departures, all holidays are tailor made to your requirements, please check with us for alternative hotels, en route stopovers, adding additional nights, even extending your Inclusive Italian Grand Tour to other cities, flexibility is the key!

Included

  • 2nd class rail travel including all seat reservations.
  • 1st class rail travel including all seat reservations, and a meal on Eurostar London – Paris – London.
  • 8 nights Half board hotel accommodation at Milan (Bed and Breakfast only) Rome, Florence and Venice in 3* or 4* city centre hotels.
  • Paris interstation transfers by private car.
  • Private car or taxi transfers in Milan, Rome, Florence and Venice.
  • Hop Hop off 24 hour sightseeing in Rome, Half day walking tours in Florence and Venice.