1-Night Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte

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Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte

 
In addition to a full-service spa, Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte features an outdoor pool and a health club. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Landmarks all around
This luxury hotel is located in Viareggio (Versilia), close to Pineta di Ponente, Statue of Burlamacco, and Villa Paolina. Also nearby are Piazza Shelley and Piazza Garibaldi.
Eat well, drink well
In addition to a restaurant, Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte features an outdoor pool. Other amenities include a full-service spa and a bar/lounge.
Free Wi-Fi, plasma TV
Plasma televisions come with satellite channels. Guestrooms also feature complimentary wireless Internet access, climate control, and safes.

Your Package Inlcudes:

Reduced Room Rate, All Inclsuive, $100 Resort Credit per room per stay

4-Nights Rome and Venice

Included Features:Guided sightseeing; inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE. ALSO INCLUDED: personal headset for included city sightseeing; entrances to the Marciana Library, and the Correr and Archaeological Museums in Venice

11-Nights Road to Rome start Paris Winter 2018-19

Road To Rome Start Paris (Winter 2018-19)
One of our best-selling, year-round itineraries, this is an iconic journey of Europe's bucket-list favourites: Paris, Swiss mountains and lakes, Venice and Rome. You'll return home with little doubt of Europe's almighty magnificence. As any good traveller knows, meeting the locals along the way is what makes for great stories, which is why we've packed the itinerary with plenty of interpersonal experiences. Venture beyond the tourist trails, as you embark on a gourmet walking tour of Paris alongside a local food expert. Ascend Mount Pilatus in Switzerland for spectacular views over Lake Lucerne. Join Chef Lorenzo in Italy, for an interactive cooking class in the majestic hilltop town of Orvieto where you'll learn how to make fresh pasta from scratch.

Additional Included Highlights

Paris: See Notre Dame Cathedral, the Eiffel Tower, facades of the Louvre, the River Seine and its romantic bridges, the obelisk in the centre of the Place de la Concorde and enjoy a drive along the Champs Elysees to the Arc de Triomphe.
Lucerne: View the emotive Lion Monument and walk the covered Chapel Bridge to see the Jesuit Church.
Innsbruck: Walk the narrow streets of the Old Town, lined with medieval houses and arcades, to see the Golden Roof and Imperial Palace.
Liechtenstein: Visit Vaduz, the tiny capital of the Principality of Liechtenstein.
Venice: Cruise to St Mark's Square and see the Doge's Palace, Bridge of Sighs and St Mark's Basilica.
Florence: Visit the political heart of the city, Signoria Square. See the area around Santa Croce Basilica, famous for the quality of its luxury goods.
Orvieto: Visit the pleasant Umbrian hilltop town.
Rome: See the mighty Colosseum and Roman Forum as well as other medieval buildings, Renaissance palaces and Baroque churches, scattered through the city.
Scenic Drives: Burgundy, Arlberg, Inn Valley, Tauern Mountains, Tuscany, Umbria.

Authentic Dining

Paris: Rendezvous at Le Petit Prince de Paris, an atmospheric French bistro, with the motto 'There is no love more sincere than that of good food'. Your Welcome Dinner offers home-style cooking with traditional French ingredients, and of course accompanied by delicious French wine.
Orvieto: At a restaurant in the medieval heart of Orvieto, explore the secrets of Italian cooking with Chef Lorenzo and master the art of making fresh pasta by hand. Follow this with lunch and a glass of Orvieto Classico wine.
Rome: Savour a four-course Celebration Dinner with wine to the rich tremolo of some of Italy’s best-loved opera.
Paris: Meet a local foodie for a behind-the-scenes look into Parisian life. Try some local delicacies in a ptisserie, boulangerie, fromagerie and chocolatier on a gourmet walking exploration off the beaten track.
Lucerne: Choose from a selection of fine restaurants on your Dine-Around Evening.
Veneto: Delight in a delicious local prosecco tasting, the result of diligent work by the vignerons at a local winery. You will even learn how to make the ideal Bellini.
Dining Summary: 11 Buffet Breakfasts (BB), 1 Lunch with Wine (LW), 1 Afternoon Tea (AT) and 4 Dinners with Wine (DW) all with tea or coffee. Festive Highlight Dinners: 18 Dec Christmas Day in Florence. 27 Dec New Years' Eve in Innsbruck.

Insight Experiences

Vatican City: Be among the select few to gain VIP access to the Vatican Museums. See Michelangelo's masterfully painted ceiling in the Sistine Chapel and enjoy a special visit to the Bramante Staircase, which is normally off-limits.
Venice: Witness the ancient skill of glassblowing and watch artisans create delicate works of art.
Venice: Meet a gondolier and learn about the age-old tradition of gondola navigation.

Stay at the Best Addresses

Paris: The Paris Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel is located on the Left Bank of the Seine River near the Latin Quarter and Saint-Germain-des-Pres. Recently renovated, this modern property offers luxurious bedding in all rooms.

Top Rated Highlights

Paris: See the many attractions Paris has to offer such as Notre Dame Cathedral, the Eiffel Tower, facades of the Louvre, the River Seine and its romantic bridges, the obelisk in the centre of the Place de la Concorde and enjoy a drive along the Champs Elysees to the Arc de Triomphe.
Mount Pilatus: Enjoy a spectacular journey to the summit of Mount Pilatus to witness a panorama of snow-capped peaks as you take in the pristine mountain air.
Lucerne: View the emotive Lion Monument and walk the covered Chapel Bridge to see the Jesuit Church.
Innsbruck: Walk the narrow streets of the Old Town, lined with medieval houses and arcades, to see the Golden Roof and Imperial Palace.
Vaduz: Admire the Royal family’s residence, Vaduz Castle, which overlooks the capital and is surrounded by year-round snow peaked mountains.
Pisa: With a Local Expert, see the famous Leaning Tower in the Square of Miracles, and the 11th century cathedral and baptistery.
Florence: Join a Local Expert to view the multi-coloured marble cathedral, bell tower and baptistery, adorned by Ghiberti's Gates of Paradise. Visit the political heart of the city, Signoria Square. See the area around Santa Croce Basilica, famous for the quality of its luxury goods.
Christmas Markets: Embrace the magic of Christmas time in Europe with the opportunity to explore local markets and shop for yuletide delicacies – 20 Nov explores Lucerne, Innsbruck, Florence, Rome; 18 Dec explores Paris, Lucerne, Innsbruck, Rome; 27 Dec explores Paris, Rome. Festive Highlight Dinners occur on 18 Dec departure with Christmas Day in Florence and 27 Dec departure with New Years' Eve in Innsbruck.
Orvieto: Visit this pleasant Umbrian hilltop town….

11-Nights Rome Florence and Venice

Three?s company but four?s a crowd. That?s why we?ve included three of Italy?s most fascinating cities on this exciting trip to Italy. From the ancient ruins of Rome and the fascinating sculptures in Florence to the scenic canals in Venice, this Italy trip is sure to delight. But it?s not just the sights that will delight you; it?s what we?ve included to make sure your vacation runs seamlessly: hotel reservations at centrally located hotels, buffet breakfast daily, sightseeing, and transportation on high-speed trains between each city. Plus, we?ve arranged for you to have a Local Host? in each city. These local experts will be your friend in the cities?taking you to the train stations; getting you on the right train, so you don?t end up in a city you didn?t mean to visit; offering you suggestions on where to eat and where to go; translating for you; and letting you in on little-known secrets, like where to capture the best photo of St. Peter?s Basilica.Your Italy trip begins in Rome, where Monograms can effortlessly escort you from the airport to your hotel, and you will meet your Local Host and be given materials to familiarize you with the city. The next morning, we?ll pick you up from your hotel for your exclusive sightseeing with a local guide. Among many things, you will see Rome?s must-see sights, including Michelangelo?s The Last Judgment at the Sistine Chapel, the historic Colosseum, the Roman Forum, and St. Peter?s Square and Basilica?all accompanied by inside stories that only locals know. In Florence, your expert local guide will take you to the Academy of Fine Arts to see Michelangelo?s David. But don?t worry?we give you VIP access, so you can skip the lines and spend your time inside the attractions and not bored in line! While hearing the stories and history behind the sights, you?ll also walk through Cathedral Square, Piazza della Signoria, and Santa Croce Square. In Venice, we?ve arranged for you to see a glassblowers? presentation and enjoy a sightseeing tour once again with a local expert. See St. Mark?s Square and Basilica; visit Doges? Palace, the symbol of Venice, and the Bridge of Sighs.In each city, you?ll also have leisure time to enjoy activities you desire. Perhaps visit the Catacombs in Rome, descend the legendary Spanish Steps, learn to cook from an Italian chef, and throw a coin in Trevi Fountain. From Florence, maybe take an excursion into the Chianti countryside or to the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Be serenaded by live music on a gondola or savor a drink at a caf? in Venice?s St. Mark?s Square. Whatever you desire, this vacation to Rome, Florence & Venice gives you the opportunity to discover and experience it! And because we take you from your hotels to the train stations and pick you up at the train stations, you won?t waste time dealing with logistics, giving you more free time to do as you please on your Italy trip!Included Features:Guided sightseeing; inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE. ALSO INCLUDED: personal headset for included city sightseeing; entrances to the Marciana Library, and the Correr and Archaeological Museums in Venice

7-Nights Italian Espresso Start Rome end Venice

Italian Espresso (Start Rome, End Venice)
Like a well-made espresso, this trip is a short, strong hit of all things Italian! Walk in the footsteps of Roman Emperors & throw your 3 coins in the Trevi fountain. Enjoy traditional Tuscan hospitality, art & architecture in Renaissance Florence. Then finish up by wandering the tiny streets of Venice.

Arrive Rome
See the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, Piazza Venezia, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon & Piazza Navona Watch how the locals make Italian style pizza
 
Rome
Special access Rome sightseeing coach tour Locally guided tour of the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica & the art of the Vatican Museums See St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City
 
Florence
Learn about Florence's leather craft with a demonstration Discover the Secrets of Michelangelo's Florence – see where his David was gifted to the Florentines, Ponte Vecchio, the Medici Palace & much more on our locally guided walking tour of Florence
Guided tour of a 16th century Tuscan winery while enjoying local Chianti & antipasto See the towers & town square in San Gimignano
 
Florence To Venice
See the Leaning Tower of Pisa See the Roman Arena in Verona
 
Venice
Private boat through the canals & islands of Venice See the Bridge of Sighs, the Doge's Palace & St. Mark's Square See Venice's iconic canals & gondolas
 

 

Accommodation

7 nights twin or triple-share hotel accommodation
Modern, air-conditioned coach
Hotel tips, local taxes & service charges

 
Food

7 continental breakfasts
2 Regional Dinners: pizza making experience & local trattoria dining

 
Staff

An experienced & professional Trip Manager & Driver team
Sightseeing tours of all major cities plus orientations in all other destinations

 

 

24-Nights Winter Wanderer Start London end London

Winter Wanderer (Start London, End London)
The Winter Wanderer is like a leisurely stroll through Europe's top destinations. Some of the highlights of the tour include: driving along the French Riviera, exploring the Eternal City of Rome (it's never too cold for Gelato!) and sampling traditional Spanish tapas in Barcelona not to mention retracing the history of WW2 and the Cold War in Berlin and Prague. Winter in Europe is not only magical, it's less crowded and has its very own charms that go unnoticed in the heat of summer. The epitome of a winter wonderland.

London To Paris
See the White Cliffs of Dover Exclusive 'Paris by Night' sightseeing tour See the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, the Louvre, the Champs-Élysées, and Notre Dame Cathedral View of Paris from the Montparnasse Tower (from April 2018) Check out Paris from the Eiffel Tower (Until March 2018)
 
Paris To Lucerne
See Chablis & Burgundy vineyards
 
Lucerne
See the Wooden Chapel Bridge in Lucerne View the Lion Monument
 
Barcelona
See Gaudi's Sagrada Família & the 1992 Olympic Games complex Walk the Gothic Quarter & La Rambla district
 
Barcelona To The Riviera
Scenic drive along the Côte d'Azur
 
The Riviera
Visit a French perfumery Rub shoulders with the rich & famous with a visit to a Monte Carlo casino See the Royal Palace in Monaco
 
The Riviera To Florence
See the Leaning Tower of Pisa
 
Florence To Rome
Discover the Secrets of Michelangelo's Florence – see where his David was gifted to the Florentines, Ponte Vecchio, the Medici Palace & much more on our locally guided walking tour of Florence See the Duomo, Basilica Santa Croce, Giotto's Bell Tower, the Baptistry & Piazza della Signoria Learn about Florence's leather craft with a demonstration Special access Rome sightseeing coach tour See the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, Piazza Venezia, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon & Piazza Navona See St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City
 
Venice
Private boat through the canals & islands of Venice See the Bridge of Sighs, the Doge's Palace & St. Mark's Square See Venice's iconic canals & gondolas
 
Vienna
See Schönbrunn Palace, St. Stephen's Cathedral & the State Opera House Scenic drive along the historic Ring Road
 
Vienna To Munich
A moving experience with entry into the Mauthausen Memorial See the Glockenspiel & Marienplatz Visit a traditional beer hall
 
Prague To Berlin
Visit Dresdan the city destroyed in World War II and known as the 'Florence of the North' See the rebuilt Baroque architecture of the Royal Residence, Zwinger Palace, Opera House and Frauenkirche
 
Berlin
See the site of Checkpoint Charlie
 
Berlin To Amsterdam
See Amsterdam's canals & gable houses by night
 
Amsterdam
Visit a cheese farm & clog maker's house
 

 

Accommodation

24 nights twin or triple-share hotel accommodation
Modern, air-conditioned coach with electrical outlets for charging
Hotel tips, local taxes & service charges
Ferry crossings

 
Food

23 continental breakfasts
11 three-course dinners

 
Staff

An experienced & professional Trip Manager & Driver team
Sightseeing tours of all major cities plus orientations in all other destinations