Assisi + Rome with Vatican Tour

assisibasilica412x275.duff

At A Glance

  • 9 total travel days with 7 nights in hotels in Italy
  • You’ll travel by train ~ never in a bus group!
  • YOU GET hotels, train tickets, and Vatican tour with private guide
  • You’re free to get your own air tickets ~ we do not sell airfare

 Itinerary

romecolumns.280Day 1 – Fly from USA or Canada
Day 2 – Arrive Rome
Day 3 – Rome
Day 4 – Rome ~ Vatican small-group tour
Day 5 – Train to Assisi
Day 6 – Assisi
Day 7 – Train to Rome
Day 8 – Rome
Day 9 – Fly to USA or Canada


What’s Included

  • St. Peter's Sq birdseye5 nights Rome, 2 nights Assisi
  • 4-star hotels in Rome, 3-star hotel in Assisi
  • Breakfast daily
  • First-class train tickets
  • Vatican 3-hour tour with private guide of Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica

$1,630 per person, double occupancy
April 1 – October 31* — 2015 and 2016
LAND ONLY (airfare NOT included)
Fly into and out of Rome

* Price is for travel which begins and ends within dates shown. Ask about other dates.


Candid Comments and Practicalities

Have fun during your trip to Assisi and Rome.

assisitower.280Assisi is one of Italy’s lovely hill towns. It is very hilly, to put it mildly. Put on your sturdiest walking shoes, and plan on a lot of huffing and puffing if you’re not in top shape. It seemed to us like we were always going up or down in Assisi!

You will be doing a lot of walking in Rome, on uneven surfaces, such as cobblestones, so be sure to wear appropriate foot gear to avoid tripping or turning an ankle.When walking in very old structures, such as the Colosseum in Rome, take special care, as modern safety standards do not apply.

 

 

 

Travel News

05/20/2016
A little history on the Vatican Museums

In today’s travel news… History of the Vatican Museums The Vatican Museums originated as a group of sculptures collected by Pope Julius II (1503-1513) and placed in what today is the “Cortile Ottagono” within the museum complex. The popes were among … (read more)

travel-news

Our Favorite Trips

Most popular among our customers and our team!

The ItalySource “Top 8 or 10 or so” list. We love these trips, of course, but we’re not sure why they’re selected more than others. Maybe one of these will become a fave of yours?

Maps

map_italy_lgClick Here to find an ItalySource Map showing all our Package destinations as well as an interactive Google Map of Italy.

 

 

ItalySource offers retail travel services to customers, which are provided by separate and independent vendors of travel services. ItalySource does not operate, control, or otherwise provide the services of the independent travel vendors.  Hence, customer agrees that ItalySource acts only as agent for the client in acquiring transportation, hotel accommodations, sightseeing and other privileges, or services for the clients’ benefit, and on the express condition that ItalySource shall not be responsible for any loss, accident, injury, delay, defect, omission or irregularity which may occur or be occasioned, whether by reason of any act, negligence or default of any company or person engaged in or responsible for carrying out any of the arrangements, or otherwise in connection therewith.