A relaxing European adventure that combines a leisurely stay in beautiful Lake Garda with day trips to two of Italy’s most famous cities. Enjoy a perfect balance of guided tours and free time to explore, unwind, indulge and discover.
Inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.
Total meals included:
Fly to Verona where you will be met by our representative and transferred to your chosen hotel on Lake Garda.
Spend the first day of your holiday in this beautiful part of Italy at your own pace. Get to know your hotel and your resort surroundings.
Enjoy your included tour of the Lake today. Travel by coach along the romantic Gardesana, one of the most beautiful roads in Europe. Stopping in some of the most stunning towns along the Lake, including Sirmione and Gardone, you will see picturesque villages, monuments and architecture dating back to Roman times. Stop in Garda where you will get the chance to visit a traditional Italian market before taking a ferryboat ride across the Lake from Sirmione to Gardone where you can soak up some of the most beautiful views the Lake has to offer.
Spend the next two days at leisure. Choose to take things easy and relax in the comfort of your hotel or perhaps explore the local area. There are many interesting places to visit in this part of the Lake, you really will be spoilt for choice.
Discover the most romantic city in the world on your included visit to Venice. A private boat ride and walk will take you to the heart of the city, St Mark's Square. You will be amazed by what you see on your tour of the most famous sights including the Bridge of Sighs, St Mark's Cathedral and the Rialto Bridge. You'll also have some spare time to have a wander by yourself, have a gondola ride or the chance to buy a souvenir or two or just have a drink and soak up the atmosphere!
Verona - famous for its appearance in Shakespeare and being the home of Romeo and Juliet. Enjoy a guided visit to this delightful town where your guide will show you the highlights, from the Arena where regular live opera performances can be seen (summer only), Piazza delle Erbe, Piazza dei Signori and of course Juliet's balcony (Entrance to the Arena and Juliet's House are not included). You will also have the chance to do some shopping on one of the most elegant streets in Italy, Via Mazzini.
Transfer from Lake Garda to Verona airport for your return flight to the UK.
Resort stays available please call for more details.
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