Northern Italy Tour A

Northern Italy Tour

Bassano del Grappa, Bolzano, Trento, Verona, and Venice

Escorted by a 24/7 Tour Director

Join us and go where Italians go for a holiday. Discover ancient towns through the Dolomites, wine tastings, local cuisine and more!

OVERVIEW

Whether you are new to Italy or a returning fan looking for something off the beaten path, this tour is unique for you.

What better way to enjoy your vacation than to join us in Northern Italy? The mountain communities boast an array of culinary delights: pastas, stews, and roasts, which are sure to warm not only your stomach, but also your heart and soul.

Time passes more slowly here. You have the opportunity to absorb the natural surroundings and enjoy your vacation, instead of letting everything rush by. Italy is famous for its food and wine, but we want to help you discover “why”.

Starting at:

$3,495.00 per Person -  Land Only

Prices per person are based on two people sharing a room with private bath or shower. Please let us know in advance if you wish to have your own room or would like to share with 2 or more people. Prices will vary accordingly. 
 

Call Lorna Holland today!

- Tour Guide Specialist

Direct Tel:

+1-571-239-3889

Day 1 - Arrive in Venice


Meet your Tour Directors Lorna and Dante. We will provide transportation from Venice, Marco Polo Airport, to our hotel in Bassano del Grappa. Once there we will assist you with check-in, and you will have time to explore before we enjoy our first dinner together as a group in the evening. (D)

 

Day 2 - Discover Grappa

This morning, you will meet your Local Guide who will walk you through the walls of this ancient city and discover its beauty. Tour of the distillery museum and Grappa tasting. Time for shopping and to explore the city. After a short trip to nearby City of Marostica, we will have dinner and head back to Hotel (B,D)

Day 3 - Day Trip to Valdobbiadene, Land of Prossecco


After breakfast, we will drive to Possagno, home of the famous sculptor Antonio Canova. Visit his gallery and home and see the temple he created. Afterwards, we will have lunch with a family in Valdobbiadene, a wine growing region just below the Alpine-Dolomite areas of Veneto. It provides a climate for a unique variety of grape. We will visit several vineyards and take our time to explore this wonderful region.

Day 4 - Depart to Bolzano

We check out of our hotel after breakfast and head towards the city of Trento. Visit the castle of "Buonconsiglio". Free time in the historic centre of Trento. We will visit a Grappa Distillery in the afternoon before heading to Bolzano. After checking in to the hotel, you have the evening free to explore.

(B,L)

Day 6 - The Dolomites

Today we head to the small town of Ortisei, a town of 4,637 inhabitants in South Tyrol in northern Italy. It occupies the Val Gardena within the Dolomites. Famous for its wood carving artists and breathtaking views of the Dolomites. Plenty of time to explore and go shopping. Cable car to top of the Mountains to see breathtaking views of the Dolomite Alps. Dinner in Ortisei before driving back to Bolzano.

(B,D)

Day 5 - Bolzano

Guided tour of the city followed by a cable car trip to the town above Bolzano. Here we can enjoy lunch and beautiful views of the valley. Return to Bolzano for free time to explore this wonderful city and all it has to offer. 

(B,L)

Day 7 - To Verona and Venice

We check out of our hotel and head to Verona for a guided tour of the city. Free time for lunch, exploring, and shopping. Depart for Venice in the afternoon. Check in to our hotel and enjoy dinner nearby.

(B,D)

Day 8 - Venice, La Dolce Vita

Guided tour of Venice including a Gondola ride.  Free time for lunch and enjoy the rest of the day exploring, and shopping. We will meet in the evening for dinner.

(B,D)

Day 9 - Departure


Today we will visit a glass-blowing factory and watch a demonstration to learn about the city’s most celebrated art.

We will provide tickets for the Doge’s Palace and St. Mark's Basilica. 

We will enjoy our final dinner together in a Typical Venetian Restaurant.

(B,D)

Day 10 - Departure

Private transportation to Venice Airport. Depending on departure times you may have a few hours extra exploring this city. Please contact us If you would like to extend your visit to Italy.

QUESTIONS? CALL US TODAY

We are a family company and we are here for you.

If you still wish to talk or ask us any questions please feel free to reach out to us. We will gladly help and answer your questions.

 

Lorna Holland - Tour Director/Guide

If you have any questions regarding any upcoming tours feel free to contact her directly at Lornanpep@aol.com or call her at 571-239-3889   - I am always available to talk!

Private Transportation to and from the airport or train station to the beginning/end points of the tour and all listed activities during the tour.

 

9 Breakfasts Full breakfasts in your hotel every morning.

6 Dinners in Local restaurants, water and soft drinks included. Alcoholic beverages not included,  although we might have a few bottles of Prosecco available for you

2 lunches in Local restaurants, water and sodas included. Alcoholic beverages not included

4 Star Hotels Our hotels are centrally located.  Included on this tour:

  • 3 nights in Bassano del Grappa​

  • 3 nights in Bolzano

  • 3 nights in Venice

4 Guided City Tours We offer private tours by local guides to give you an introduction to each city. These tours can be customized for each of our groups

  • Guided tour in Bassano​ del Grappa

  • Guided tour in Bolzano

  • Guided tour in Verona

  • Guided tour in Venice

Entrance Fees  We don't think you should pay top dollar for a deluxe vacation and then be subjected to daily solicitation to spend more money. We've included an ample amount of sightseeing and included admissions as listed. From time to time we will offer optional excursions, but you will be notified of these prices before you leave home.

Full Service Professional and Fully Qualified Tour Directors who will remain with the group for all listed activities. They are responsible for managing the travel arrangements of guests from beginning to end of the tour, making sure everything runs according to plan. They are available for information and to help with translation during the tour. Their knowledge and care, their outgoing and fun loving nature, and their experience and friendliness all make your holiday more enjoyable. Our Tour Directors and Drivers work as a team to handle all the little details, leaving you free to enjoy your holiday!

Tips & Taxes: All tips/gratuities are included for services on tour provided by dining room waiters, chambermaids, and porters at hotels. Tips for Drivers, Local Guides, and Tour Directors are not expected but appreciated.

Small Group Tours. Our group sizes are small, so that we can give more individualized attention to each of our group members.

 

Please contact us today so that we can reserve your space.

+1 571 239 3889

+1 703 209 0669

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