At Home Again with Gianfranco in Italy | On Hold
Experience real Italian life in the small medieval town of Fiuggi, while traveling to well-known historic sites in
Fiuggi, Rome, Florence, Pompeii, Sorrento, Amalfi Coast, Positano, Capri
ON HOLD – September 27 – October 10, 2020 – Call for update
Sunday, Sept 27 DEPARTURE from Niagara Falls, ON at Club Italia to airport. Board your overnight flight from Toronto to Rome with Air Transat. Dinner onboard.
Monday, Sept 28 ARRIVAL. We will arrive in Rome at Leonardo DaVinci airport, with a transfer by coach to the tranquil, medieval town of Fiuggi where we will check into our hotel and enjoy our welcome dinner.
Fiuggi – Villa Igea
Tuesday, Sept 29 Today rest will be needed for everyone. AQer breakfast we will visit the Fonte Bonifacio VIII, which is one of the two natural spring spas for which Fiuggi became famous. Michelangelo was one of the first documented regular partakers of its curative waters while in Rome working on the Sistine Chapel. After lunch , and before dinner at 8:00 pm you will have a chance to stroll the streets and enjoy the essence of provincial Italian life.
Wednesday, Sept 30 Today we will depart for Rome where we will enjoy a panoramic tour of the ancient city. We will visit the Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, Piazza Venezia, and the Colosseum (extra entrance fee). We will return to Fiuggi for dinner.
Thursday, Oct 1 Today after breakfast we will visit the once weekly local market of Fiuggi in the old town, and enjoy its local charm.
Friday, Oct 2 This morning we will drive along the beautiful Amalfi Coast, with a stop in Positano, with a possible stop in Pompeii along the way (extra entrance fee).
Amalfi Coast – Hotel TBD
Saturday, Oct 3 Today we will visit the island of Capri and Anacapri by ferry boat (fee included).
Fiuggi – Villa Igea
Sunday, Oct 4 Rest will be needed. Today will be at leisure in Fiuggi with a possible option to visit the Abbey of Monte Cassino, which is one hour away.
Monday, Oct 5 This morning we will drive to Tuscany with a stop in San Gimignano. Possible wine tasting tour at a Tuscan winery (additional cost).
Tuscany – Hotel TBD in the city of Florence
Price $4,334 CAD (approximately $3,240 USD subject to exchange rate)
Deposit $500 CAD per person (guaranteed price if booked by March 30th)
(Note: Itinerary subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances and due to the fluctuation of the Euro.)
- 12 nights accommodation
- Deluxe motor coach throughout trip
- Admission fees and guided city tours as per itinerary
- 11 Buffet breakfasts daily
- 11 sit down dinners (with wine and mineral water)
- 4 lunches in Fiuggi
- Round-trip transfer from Club Italia
- Excursions/entrance fees which are not included in the itinerary
- Cancellation and medical insurance
- Passport required
Custom Vacations is not responsible for losses due to thefts or vandalism. A meeting of the trip members will occur prior to March 30th. Feedback regarding the itinerary will be collected at this time. You will be notified by email or telephone as to the date, time and place of this meeting. For more details please call Gianfranco Onora, (716) 689-7263 or (716) 570-1195 or Cheryl Onora, (716) 570-0190. Or Victor LaFratta at CUSTOM VACATIONS 1-866-908-3427.