6 Nights | £859 pp
Outward Date: 27/05/2018 - Depart Heathrow 0830 arrive Rome Fiumicino 1200
Return Date: 02/06/2018 - Depart Pisa 1955 arrive Heathrow 2110
Departing from Heathrow
Fly direct to Rome. On arrival join the shuttle transfer to your hotel where you will spend 3 nights.
Rome: Why not start your Rome sightseeing with the top sites of Classical Rome? The Colosseum, the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill hold a wealth of history for your to discover.
Rome: No visit to Rome is complete without a trip to the Vatican City. The city state, surrounded by Rome, is the headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church. Not only is it the official residence of the Pope but also a veritable treasure chest of art and architecture from across the ages.
Make your own way to the railway station for the journey by rail to Florence where you will spend 3 nights. (Journey time is approximately 1.5 hours and there is a choice of departure times.)
Florence: Immerse yourself in a world of artistic splendour. Tour the galleries to discover the masterpieces of Giotto, Tiziano, Michelangelo and Botticelli to name but a few.
Florence: Another must see is the Duomo, with the eight white ribs and terracotta tiles of the famous Brunelleschi dome, it’s enormous close up and a guide is recommended to fully appreciate its history. If you are feeling energetic, climb the 463 steps to the top where you can see the inside of the dome up close and get an amazing view of Florence below.
Make your own way the Santa Maria Novella railway station where you take the train back to Pisa airport for the return flight to the UK.
Your Holiday Hotels
Our opinion... Lovely little hotel in an ideal location for exploring Rome.
Location... This historic hotel is situated in the centre of Rome, just 5 minutes from Termini railway station and less than 1 km from tourist attractions such as the Colosseum, the Trevi Fountain and the Spanish Steps.
Accommodation... All rooms are served by the lift and are bright and welcoming. Room amenities include air conditioning with individual temperature control, electronic safe, satellite TV, internet connection, telephone, minibar, sound proofed doors and windows and private bathrooms with hairdryer.
Facilities... The hotel has a breakfast room. The surrounding area is filled with cafes and restaurants.
Transport... Subway station 200m from the hotel.
Our opinion… A great choice for exploring Florence due to its excellent location and customer service.
Location… The Hotel Giglio is located on the Via Cavour, a popular main street in the centre of Florence, only a leisurely walk away from many of the most visited historical sites of Florence like the Florence Dome.
Accommodation… The comfortable rooms are tastefully furnished with hard-wood or terra cotta floors and are all equipped with air conditioning, autonomous heating, direct telephone lines Satellite television, security vaults and Internet access upon request. Bathrooms include either bathtubs or showers, hair dryers and towel heaters.
Facilities… The hotel serves a buffet breakfast and has a 24 hour reception desk where multi-lingual staff can help you get the most from your stay in Florence.
Transport… The hotel is a 15 minute walk from Santa Maria Novella railway station
Your Holiday Price Includes
Direct flights from Gatwick to Rome returning from Pisa
3 nights at the 3* Camelia Hotel, Rome sharing a twin/double room
3 nights at the 3* Giglio Hotel, Florence sharing a twin/double room
Standard class rail travel from Rome to Florence
Return airport rail/shuttle transfers
UK Air Passenger Duty
Services of Our 24 hour duty manager