Italian Journey: Florence, Umbria and Rome
Ideal Length:9 Days
Best Time To Go:April, June - November
Flight Time:LAX 14 Hours 20 Minutes, CHI 12 Hours 25 Minutes, NYC-All Airports 11 Hours 25 Minutes
AVERAGE COST PER PERSON (Single occupancy; Airfare not included):$9,500
Start your journey in Italy with a visit to Florence, the cradle of the Renaissance and home to world-class art museums, delicious Tuscan cuisine and more!
One of Vacation.com's expert travel agents can help plan your extended stay in Florence to visit well-known attractions and landmarks, including Michelangelo's David at the Galleria dell'Accademia.
While visiting Perugia, consider staying in this luxurious suite at the Nun Assisi Relais & Spa Museum, a brilliantly restored 1275 monastery.
Plan your trip during the right time of the year so you don't miss your chance to sample locally-made, decadent chocolate at the annual Eurochocolate Festival in Perugia.
Take a self-guided tour of Pienza, a beautiful, but small village, and birthplace of Pope Pius II.
Feeling adventurous? Consider an adrenaline-pumping excursion to go rafting near Marmore Waterfall in Norcia.
In Rome, visitors can explore Italy’s cosmopolitan capital and its nearly 3,000 years of world-renowned art, architecture and culture.
Take an immersive tour of Rome's Trastevere District for a unique food crawl to sample traditional Italian food with an Aperol spritz, followed by a scoop of gelato and or a cafe.
Florence Day 1
Welcome to the cradle of the Renaissance. Travelers converge on Florence to feast on world-class art and gourmet Tuscan cuisine. This charming city is adorned with world-class art museums, medieval candle-lit churches, reputable fashion houses and unforgettable culinary experiences.
Perugia-Assisi Day 2-4
Approximately a two-hour drive southeast of Florence, Perugia and Assisi are two Italian villages that highlight local traditions, such as wine and olive oil production, and showcase Italy’s rich history, including the birthplace of St. Francis Assisi and notable UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Norcia Day 5-6
Continue your amazing journey an hour and 15 minutes east of Perugia in Norcia with your private driver, who will provide local tips and recommendations for lunch. Norcia is known for its beautiful scenery as well as a base for mountaineering and hiking.
Rome Day 7-9
A helicopter will transport you to Rome’s Urbe Airport after your outdoor picnic in Norcia. In Rome, you will explore Italy’s cosmopolitan capital and its nearly 3,000 years of world-renowned influential art, architecture and culture. Your whirlwind trip ends with your private driver taking you to Rome’s international Airport (FCO).