Tour Overview

Classic Italy Discover bella Italia on Tauck's most popular of escorted Italy tours in scenic Tuscan hill towns, centuries-old cities and countryside villages, and along the Amalfi Coast, with a Tauck Exclusive in Rome - an after-hours guided visit to the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel for an extraordinary look at some of the world's most magnificent art treasures - without the crowds - during a three-night stay in the Eternal City. Art is the focus in Florence; a lecture by an art historian precedes a walking tour of the city and a visit to Galleria dell'Accademia; you'll also tour the magnificent Uffizi Gallery with a local guide. Cruise along the shores of Cinque Terre villages... stay at a luxury resort in Umbria that was once a fortified medieval village, and learn the secrets of Perugia chocolate-making... discover historic sights in Pompeii... spend two nights in magical Venice... and visit the hill towns of Orvieto, Assisi and San Gimignano. NEW for 2019 departures: We're offering guests who pre-stay or arrive early in Sorrento an optional daytime sightseeing tour from Sorrento to the island of Capri on Day 1; see Pricing & Availability for details or ask at booking.After-hours visit to the Vatican & Sistine Chapel, wine tasting from local vineyards in Umbria, chocolate-making class in Perugia, briefing from art historian, guided visits through Galleria dell'Accademia & Uffizi Gallery in Florence, gondola ride and walking tour of St. Mark's & Doge's Palace in Venice, visits to Pompeii, the Colosseum & more in Rome, Assisi, Cinque Terre & the Amalfi Coast

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