8 Days: Italy & Austria Panorama (Summer 2020)

8 Days: Italy & Austria Panorama

Italy | Vatican | Austria
Description

This 8-day tour consists of a trip around some of the most scenic sites across Italy & Austria. We begin our journey in Sweden and end in Czech Republic. Download the full itinerary for full details.

If interested, please email raj@premieregroup.com or call today at 416-216-0107 – Ext. 4107

Hotels

1 nt at The Hub or similar in Milan.
2 nts at Planet or similar in Arezzo.
1 nt at Ibis Padova or similar in Venice / Padova.
1 nt at Dollinger or similar in Innsbruck.
1 nt at Star Inn airport or similar in Salzburg.
1 nt at Arion Airport or similar in Vienna.

Meals
  • Enjoy a Continental Breakfast Everyday
    Bread, Butter, Jam, Cereal, Milk, Tea, Coffee, and Juice
  • Enjoy Indian Dinners in Italy & Austria
    A Choice of Jain / Vegetarian / Non-Vegetarian Menus
Itinerary
Day 1: WELCOME TO MILAN (D)

On arrival, you will be transfered to your hotel (Check-in time is after 1500 hrs). Overnight in Milan.

Day 2: PISA & FLORENCE (B, D)

Today, drive to Pisa and visit the ‘Field of Miracles’, wherein stands the Grand Romanesque Pisan styled marble Cathedral. See the Baptistery and the bell tower, known throughout the world as the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Remember to take a photograph of your family against this wonder of the world. Later, drive to Florence and enjoy spectacular views from the Piazzale Michelangelo. Overnight in Arezzo.

Day 3: ROME (B, D)

Today, we drive to Rome the eternal capital city. On a guided tour, see Piazza Venezia, the colossal Victor Emmanuel II Monument, see the gigantic Colosseum – symbol of Rome. Also visit St. Peter’s Basilica, the world’s largest Cathedral in the Vatican City. Later, we return to Arezzo. Overnight in Arezzo.

Day 4: VENICE (B, D)

Today, drive to Venice, the romantic Italian city, known for its unique architecture. Take a private Vaparetto to St. Mark’s Square, the very heart of Venice. Here, see the historic Ducal Palace, the infamous prison, the Bridge of Sighs, the exquisite Clock Tower and the splendor of St. Mark’s Basilica. Visit the Murano Glass showroom where a master craftsman will demonstrate the art of creating the famous Venetian blown glass. Overnight in Venice/Padova.

Day 5: INNSBRUCK, CHANCE TO VISIT NORDKETTE, AUSTRIA (B, D)

Today, we drive to Innsbruck. On an Orientation tour, see the ‘Goldenes Dachl’ – the Golden roof, an ornate Gothic balcony and a symbol of the city, the Heiblinghaus, a building resembling a wedding cake. Visit the Swarovski Crystals outlet where you have an opportunity to shop for the world famous Swarovski Crystals. Later, you have a chance to opt for a visit to Nordkette Mountain level 2, see a range of mountains just north of the city of Innsbruck in Austria. The breathtaking 360° view leaves a lasting impression with the capital of the Alps on one side and Tyrol’s most extensive conservation area on the other. Overnight in Innsbruck.

Day 6: ZELL AM SEE & SALZBURG, AUSTRIA (B, D)

Today, drive to Zell Am See – an instant heart-stealer, with its bluer-than-blue lake (Zeller See), pocket-sized centre studded with brightly painted chalets, and the snowcapped peaks of the Hohe Tauern. Next, drive to Salzburg and we take you on a orientation walking tour. See the birthplace of the legendary Mozart, the Mirabell Palace with its landscaped gardens and the old town. Stroll along the Aldstadt, which was recently granted World Heritage Status by UNESCO. Overnight in Salzburg.

Day 7: HALLSTATT, VIENNA (B, D)

Today, drive to Hallstatt. Nestled between the edge of Hallstätter See and the towering Dachstein Mountains. Austria’s oldest and possibly most photographed village is something like a mirage. Capture the delightful houses built into the mountain, the glass-like lake, and the amazing mountains in the background. Later, on your orientation tour of Vienna, drive on the Ring Boulevard and see the State Opera House, the Parliament, the City Hall and the Burgtheater. Make a photostop at the Belvedere Palace former summer residence of Prince Eugene. Walk along the St Stephenlplatz and get enamored by the St. Stephens Cathedral – the symbol of Vienna. Overnight in Vienna.

Day 8: RETURN HOME (B)

Today, we check out and drive to Vienna airport for your flight back home. It’s time to say goodbye to all the new friends you have made. We hope you take back many happy memories of your holiday. We would like you to spare a few minutes of your time to write and tell us how you enjoyed your holiday and any suggestions you may have for the future.

Arrival / Departure Transfers will be provided subject to minimum 4 passengers travelling together.


NOTE: Due to operational reasons, the routing of this tour may be changed. However, all the sightseeing will remain the same.


B=Breakfast – L=Lunch – PL=Packed Lunch – D=Dinner – PD=Packed Dinner – LD=Local Dinner – HPL=Hot Picnic Lunch
Surcharges applicable during Peak and Event periods

Contact Raj Dhingra today to reserve your spot!
Email: raj@premieregroup.com or call 416-216-0107 – ext. 4107