From (AUD)$12,795
Days24
Airfares included
Immerse yourself in 'la dolce vita' on this Italian small group tour. Discover the cultural impact of the Roman civilisation and the Renaissance in Venice, Rome and Florence. Search for truffles in the Langhe Region, explore Lake Como and Milan, and tour the colourful coastlines of Amalfi and the Cinque Terre.
Group Size — Max 20
Tips — Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $255pp pre-paid
Transport — Boat, Bus, Ferry, Train & Water taxi
No Hidden Extras

Experience the romance of Venice, admiring the bustling grand canal, strolling over the many bridges and people-watching in picturesque piazzas.

Travel along the stunning Amalfi Coast, enjoying the views over Positano and wandering through the streets of Amalfi.

Visit the famous ruins of Pompeii, buried for hundreds of years after the eruption of Mt Vesuvius in 79 AD.

Cruise along Lake Como from Varenna to Bellagio, taking in the incredible scenery along the way including hillside villas and the extraordinary Alps.

Special Experiences

Experience the 'Food Valley', heading to Emilia Romagna to taste cheese and to Modena to try the famous balsamic vinegar and prosciutto.
Visit a famous wine cellar in Franciacorta for a tasting, accompanied by some local cheeses and smallgoods.
Take to the woods in search of the Lange region’s famous truffles with a trifulau (truffle hunter) and their trained canine.
A tour to Italy is never complete without learning more about the local cuisine. We’ll learn the art of pasta making and enjoy our creations over dinner.
Visit a local teatro for a performance of the ‘Sorrento Musical’, a vibrant musical depicting life on the Sorrentine Peninsula centuries ago.

Itinerary Italian Discovery

Itinerary

Day

Inclusions Italian Discovery

Inclusions

Sightseeing

Sightseeing icon

La Dolce Vita

  • Stop in the town of Emilia Romagna
  • Visit the Modena region
  • Visit a prosciutto manufacturer in Parma
  • Tour the city of Bologna
  • Visit the Gelato Museum 
  • Enjoy a comprehensive tour of Venice
  • Visit the fair city of Verona
  • Stop at a famous wine cellar in Franciacorta
  • Visit stunning Lake Como
  • Discover the glamourous city of Milan
  • Explore Turin on a city tour
  • Enjoy dinner with a local in the Langhe Region
  • Search for truffles in the Langhe Region
  • Visit the majestic castle of Seralunda d'Alba
  • Explore the port city of Genoa
  • Spend a full day exploring the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Cinque Terre
  • Visit Pisa, home to the Leaning Tower
  • See the Cathedral of Florence at the grand Piazza del Duomo
  • Admire Michelangelo’s incomparable statue of David
  • Tour the sights of medieval Siena
  • Enjoy free time to explore charming San Gimignano
  • Enjoy a pasta cooking class
  • Explore the Umbrian town of Assisi
  • Discover the opulent Vatican City
  • Explore Imperial Rome
  • Visit the famous ruins of Pompeii
  • Visit a local teatro for a performance of the "Sorrento Musical"
  • Explore the beautiful Isle of Capri
  • Enjoy a half day excursion along the stunning Amalfi Coast
  • Enjoy free time in the town of Ravello

Travel

Travel icon
  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to Italy. Taxes included
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Tipping Made Easy, $255pp pre-paid

Accommodation

Accommodation icon
  • 21 nights in 3-4 star hotels

Properties include:

  • Hotel Porta San Mamolo, Bologna
  • Hotel Santa Marina, Venice
  • UNAHOTELS Mediterraneo Milano, Milan
  • Hotel Le Botti, Guarene
  • CDH Hotel La Spezia, La Spezia
  • Hotel Cellai, Florence
  • Hotel Nord Nuova Roma, Rome
  • Grand Hotel Vesuvio, Sorrento

Hotels listed are an indication, and are subject to change without notice.

For single travellers - A note on our single supplement:
The single supplement you pay on our tours will provide you with sole use of a double room. We book the use of a double room on our European small group tours as typically the single rooms in this region are a lot smaller and in less favourable positions within the hotel themselves.

Meals

Meals icon
  • 21 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 5 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners
  • Meal highlights:
    • Langhe Region, enjoy dinner with a local, getting a real insight into the culture and way of life
    • Florence, learn the art of pasta making and enjoy the creations over dinner.

Tour Guides

Tour Guides icon
  • English-speaking locally based tour director
  • English-speaking locally based guides

Porterage

Porterage icon
  • Porterage included where available

Some things to note

Some things to note icon

Please note:

  • Make sure you carry small change, as public bathrooms cost anywhere up to a €1.50 to use in Italy. All restaurants and cafes will have restrooms, but you will need to purchase something from their menu.
  • On day 17 you are unable to take luggage, backpacks or large bags into the Vatican Museums. Please ensure you either leave your belongings at your hotel or on the coach.
  • On day 21 a smaller bus will be used for the Amalfi and Ravello day-trip due to traffic regulations.

Information Italian Discovery

Information

Let's Talk Fitness

 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates 2+ hours of walking, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

At Bunnik Tours we don’t put specific age limits on our tours, but we also recognise some travellers may find our itineraries challenging.

We have a duty of care to all tour participants and the tour guides, so we do impose a firm policy on the level of fitness required by all our clients to attempt to ensure your safety and the safety of other travellers on our tours.

At Bunnik Tours our goal is for all our travellers to enjoy their tour, not struggle through it! Which is why we want to work with you to ensure you are on the best possible trip for your fitness level. We do reserve the right to refuse bookings if we feel that the requirements of the tour are too demanding.

Bunnik Tours are for independently minded travellers with good levels of mobility.

Our tours include:

  1. Generous amounts of free time
  2. Lots of walking
  3. Local and authentic experiences including various modes of transport and accommodation

In some regions travellers can also expect:

  1. Long days of travelling, at times on dirt and gravel roads in Africa
  2. Extended periods at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres) in Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Ethiopia
  3. Extended periods of walking/hiking through humid forest areas in Rwanda, Guatemala, Mexico and Costa Rica
  4. Limited medical facilities in remote areas

Bunnik Tours travellers are required to at least:

  1. Be able to walk 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  2. Walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  3. Stand for 20 minutes without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  4. Carry their own luggage
  5. Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats

Bunnik Reviews

Dates & Prices Italian Discovery

Dates & Prices
Select a tour to reserve your place.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

Start Date End Date Tour Price
Per person
twin share
Status    
14 Aug 21
06 Sep 21
$12,795
Available
18 Sep 21
11 Oct 21
$13,295
Available
14 May 22
06 Jun 22
$12,995
Available
21 May 22
13 Jun 22
$12,995
Available
28 May 22
20 Jun 22
$12,995
Available
11 Jun 22
04 Jul 22
$12,995
Available
09 Jul 22
01 Aug 22
$12,895
Available
13 Aug 22
05 Sep 22
$12,795
Available
27 Aug 22
19 Sep 22
$13,295
Available
03 Sep 22
26 Sep 22
$13,295
Available
10 Sep 22
03 Oct 22
$13,295
Available
17 Sep 22
10 Oct 22
$13,295
Available

Additional Information

Tipping
Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $255pp pre-paid
Single Supplement
From $2,950
Visa Information

You may need to obtain visas for this tour. Please check with your travel agent for further details. For Australian passport holders you may wish to visit our Passports and Visas page here for indicative information on what may be required.

Terms & Conditions

All prices shown are per person based on twin share. Prices and itineraries correct at current time but are subject to change. Please call for more details. View our full terms & conditions here.

Taxes
Total cost includes air taxes

You might also like...