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Duration: 5 Days
Base Price: 370 CAD
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History, Architecture & The Sea Of Italy

Include this unique itinerary as an add-on to one of our many other Italian tours. With a leisurely pace, you will have plenty of time to soak up the sunshine of this unspoilt area. You will visit Rome and some of its Ancient Castles, the resort like island of Ponza, and the mile long beaches of Terracina. History, Architecture and the Sea await you here!


Inclusions
Exclusions

  • 4 nights accommodation in a 3* hotel in Terracina
  • Breakfast and dinner daily
  • 1 Mozzarella tasting in Sabaudia
  • Full day excursion to Ponza (English Speaking Guide, boat transfers, and minibus tour)
  • Half day guided visit of the Roman Castles

 

  • International airfare
  • Health, trip cancellation/interruption or baggage insurance
  • Any tours or services not listed in the itinerary

Itinerary

Day 1:  Arrival in Terracina, a small seaside town located about 100 km south of Rome. Check in to your hotel, relax by the pool or wander down the miles of sandy beach. Dinner and overnight.

Day 2: After breakfast, the day is yours to discover Terracina, and the nearby town of Sabaudia, located in the middle of the Circeo National Park. This unique landscape surrounds you with bloom covered sand dunes, stunning lakes, and the sea. Watch the grazing Buffalo on the surrounding lush landscape and then visit a local cheese farm to taste the famed Mozzarella first hand. Return to hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Today is yours to explore Rome! Wander these ancient streets, stop for a cappuccino on the Spanish Steps, admire the Trevi Fountain, or do some shopping on famed 'Via Veneto'. In the afternoon, you will be taken on a guided tour of the Roman Castles. Visit Castel Gandolfo, summer residence of the Pope, Grottaferrata which was made famous by its mystic Abbey, Nemi with its lake and famous strawberry fields and festival, Ariccia with its bridge spanning over the 80m high valley, and finally Frascati where you will have the chance to buy the famous local wine. You will then return to Terracina for dinner at the hotel and overnight.

Day 4: Today you will embark on a full day guided visit of Ponza, the largest of the Pontine islands, an archipelago off the Lazio coast. With its blue waters and mountainous landscape, you will have a chance to see it all. After your boat transfer, tour the island by minibus, and in the afternoon, enjoy free time to take in the scenery or go for a swim. Return by boat to the mainland for a special Seafood Menu at the hotel and overnight.

Day 5: After breakfast, check out of the hotel and journey back to Rome.