Explore France and Italy
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- Day 1 – Arrival in Paris - (B)

Upon arrival in Paris airport, meet our representative at the airport, transfer to your hotel, after a short brief information about your tour,
then you will have the afternoon free to relax or to explore this magic city on your own, Overnight stay in Paris.

- Day 2 - Paris - (B/L)
In the morning we will continue on the private guided tour to highlights of Paris :
Eifel Tower & Trocadéro (photo stop), the Opera house, Notre-Dame (photo stop), Concorde Square, Vendôme Square, the Louvre,
the Seine River banks, the Invalides, Madeleine church, Champs Elysées, Arc de Triomphe...
We will then enjoy lunch on Eifel tower
Then in the afternoon we will take you to Louvre Museum where you wil enjoy a visiting
3 main masterpieces such as The Venus de Milo, The Winged Victory and of course The Mona Lisa painted by Leonardo Da Vinci. This tour ends at the Louvre.
you will then spend rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Paris.

- Day 3 - Paris - (B)

in the morning we will meet you at your hotel and continue on the half day tour to Versailles
You will visit the largest Palace in Europe built by the King Louis XIV. On the way to Versailles you will be told the history of this former residence of the monarchs until the French revolution. During this Versailles tour you will be able to witness what was the opulence and abundance of luxury in which the Kings of France used to live.
Once in Versailles, you will have the chance to visit the Hall of the Mirrors, the Queen's chamber and the other rooms thanks an Audio-guide system that will allow you to comprehend one of the most important period of the French history.
After the visit of the Palace you will have time on our own to stroll through the picturesque French formal gardens.
After the tour we will provide a transfer back to your hotel then you will have rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Paris.

- Day 4 – Paris to Avignon – (B)
In the morning you will depart from Paris on a TGV train to Avignon. 
Upon arrival, you will be met at Avignon train station and transferred to your hotel, after check in you will have a free day to enjoy and explore. Overnight stay in Avignon.

- Day 5 – Avignon – (B/L)
In the morning you will be picked up at your hotel and go on a day to explore Provence
You will visit the Famous Pont du Gard bridge,  Village of Les Baux de Provence, 
You will then visit a Lavender museum with distillation demonstration, then we will continue on to visiting small villages of this region. 
After the tour you will return to your hotel and be dropped at the town center. 
Overnight in Avignon.

Day 6 - Avignon to Paris - (B)
After breakfast you will depart from Avignon on a fast train to Paris, upon arrival you will be met and train station and transfered to your hotel, Overnight in Paris.

- Day 7 – Paris to Rome - (b)
Per your flight time, we will provide a transfer to Paris airport and put you on a flight to Rome.
BENVENUTO! Welcome to Italy!
We will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel. After a short briefing
about your tour, you will have the afternoon free to rest and explore Rome on your own. Overnight in Rome -

- Day 8 - Rome - (B)

In the morning, you will be picked up at your hotel for your comprehensive tour to visit the Vatican and its museums, as well as the Sistine Chapel the home of Michelangelo's the Last Judgment. 

After that, we will continue on to visit St. Peters Square and Basilica, and will also visit the Coliseum and the Roman Forum.
Overnight in Rome -

- Day 9 - Rome to Florence - (B)
In the morning, depart from Rome on a scenic drive to Florence, on the way we will stop and visit Assisi and Siena
Assisi has had a rich tradition of art through the centuries and is now home to a number of well known artistic works
As well as walking and exploring, you will visit the The Basilica of San Francesco d'Assisi (of St Francis).
Siena The historic centre of Siena has been declared by UNESCO a World Heritage Site.
Siena is famous for its cuisine, art, museums, medieval cityscape and the Palio, a horse race held twice a year.
Departure for our final destination, upon arrival you will check in and spend the night in Florence.

Day 10 - Florence - (B)
In the morning you will go on a half day walking tour of Florence,
Florence is famous for its history. A centre of medieval European trade and finance and one of the wealthiest cities of the time, Florence is considered the birthplace of the Renaissance, and has been called the Athens of the Middle Age.
] It was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1982. Due to Florence's artistic and architectural heritage, it has been ranked by Forbes as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and the city is noted for its history, culture, Renaissance art and architecture and monuments.[8] The city also contains numerous museums and art galleries, such as the Uffizi Gallery and the Pitti Palace, amongst others, and still exerts an influence in the fields of art, culture and politics.
See the Leaning Tower of Pisa : is the campanile, or freestanding bell tower, of the cathedral of the Italian city of Pisa, known worldwide for its unintended tilt to one side.
Overnight in Florence.

- Day 11 - Florence to Venice - (B)
In the morning, depart from Rome on a fast train to Venice. upon arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
After check in you will have free time to refresh and rest then in the afternoon we will take you on a short introductory
walking tour of the city.

Walk from Piazza San Marco (St Mark's Square) to the Rialto Bridge, before you take to the waterways of the majestic city, during
your walk your guide will inform you about all the sites you see and give you a good introductory to this magical city.
We will end the tour with a 35 minute Gondola ride.
Then you will spend the leisurely evening. Overnight in Venice.

Day 12 - Venice - (B)

Day at leisure --- Overnight in Venice.
Venice : is a city in northeastern Italy sited on a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges.
It is located in the marshy Venetian Lagoon which stretches along the shoreline, between the mouths of the Po and the Piave Rivers. Venice is renowned for the beauty of its setting, its architecture and its artworks. The city in its entirety is listed as a World Heritage Site, along with its lagoon.
Overnight in Venice.

Day 13 - Venice - (B)
Day at leisure --- Overnight in Venice.

Day 14 - Departure from Venice - (B)
Per your flight departure time, we will provide a transfer to Venice Airport .

Program ends

Total cost ____ Euros per person in a double room & ____ Euros in a single room
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Price includes
* All hotels (Superior Class centrally located hotel with breakfast)
* All land transfers in comfortable vehicles
* All of the tours that are mentioned in the itinerary
* Professional, English-speaking tour guides
* Train tickets from Paris to Avignon
* Train tickets from Avignon to Paris
* Flight tickets from Paris to Rome
* Train tickets from Florence to Venice
* All taxes and service charges

* Flight tickets to Paris
* Flight tickets from Venice to your next destinations

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