11 days

With visits to Venice, Florence, the Sorrento region and Rome, your group will fall in love with Italy. History comes alive among the ruins of Pompeii and along the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. Get to know da Vinci, walk in the steps of gladiators and visit the birthplace of saints. Cruise the canals of Venice, enjoy an island cruise and get hands-on skills with an Italian cooking class.

  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Italy

  • Day 2: Milan • Venice

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Travel to Venice

  • Day 3: Venice

    See a glass-blowing demonstration

    Compete in a “City Challenge” scavenger hunt 

    Visit the Doge’s Palace

    Enjoy a gondola ride

  • Day 4: Venice • Florence

    Travel to Florence
  • Day 5: Florence

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Pisa

    Pisa

    Journey to Pisa on this half-day excursion. Enjoy a guided tour of the city’s Field of Miracles, where you can snap a picture of the 12th-century Leaning Tower, aslant ever since the third floor was built. This is where Galileo was said to have developed his laws of gravity. Also visit the adjacent cathedral and baptistery, which contain exquisite marble pulpits carved in the Gothic style.

    Visit the Duomo

    Take a guided tour of Florence

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Piazza della Signoria
    • Ponte Vecchio
    • Basilica of Santa Croce
    • Gates of Paradise
  • Day 6: Florence • Assisi

    Travel to Assisi

    Visit the Basilica of St. Francis

    Tour Assisi with an expert local guide

  • Day 7: Assisi • Pompeii • Sorrento

    Travel via Pompeii to Sorrento 

    Tour the ruins of Pompeii with an expert local guide

  • Day 8: Sorrento • Rome

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Capri

    Capri

    Enjoy stunning views of the Amalfi coastline as you ferry across the Bay of Naples to Capri, where a guided tour will introduce you to the island’s timeless charm. Then, enjoy free time before taking in Capri's spectacular coast by boat. Note: If weather conditions do not permit a cruise, you will explore the towns of Capri and Anacapri with your guide.

    Travel to Rome
  • Day 9: Rome

    Take a guided tour of Vatican City

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Sistine Chapel
    • St. Peter’s Basilica

    Take a cooking class
  • Day 10: Rome

    Take a guided tour of Rome

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Roman Forum
    • Colosseum

    Take a self-guided walking tour of Rome

    You will see:

    • Trevi Fountain
    • Pantheon
    • Piazza Navona
    • Spanish Steps
  • Day 11: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Italy

  • Day 2: Milan • Venice

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Travel to Venice

  • Day 3: Venice

    See a glass-blowing demonstration

    Compete in a “City Challenge” scavenger hunt 

    Visit the Doge’s Palace

    Enjoy a gondola ride

  • Day 4: Venice • Florence

    Travel to Florence
  • Day 5: Florence

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Pisa

    Pisa

    Journey to Pisa on this half-day excursion. Enjoy a guided tour of the city’s Field of Miracles, where you can snap a picture of the 12th-century Leaning Tower, aslant ever since the third floor was built. This is where Galileo was said to have developed his laws of gravity. Also visit the adjacent cathedral and baptistery, which contain exquisite marble pulpits carved in the Gothic style.

    Visit the Duomo

    Take a guided tour of Florence

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Piazza della Signoria
    • Ponte Vecchio
    • Basilica of Santa Croce
    • Gates of Paradise
  • Day 6: Florence • Assisi

    Travel to Assisi

    Visit the Basilica of St. Francis

    Tour Assisi with an expert local guide

  • Day 7: Assisi • Pompeii • Sorrento

    Travel via Pompeii to Sorrento 

    Tour the ruins of Pompeii with an expert local guide

  • Day 8: Sorrento • Rome

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Capri

    Capri

    Enjoy stunning views of the Amalfi coastline as you ferry across the Bay of Naples to Capri, where a guided tour will introduce you to the island’s timeless charm. Then, enjoy free time before taking in Capri's spectacular coast by boat. Note: If weather conditions do not permit a cruise, you will explore the towns of Capri and Anacapri with your guide.

    Travel to Rome
  • Day 9: Rome

    Take a guided tour of Vatican City

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Sistine Chapel
    • St. Peter’s Basilica

    Take a cooking class
  • Day 10: Rome

    Take a guided tour of Rome

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Roman Forum
    • Colosseum

    Take a self-guided walking tour of Rome

    You will see:

    • Trevi Fountain
    • Pantheon
    • Piazza Navona
    • Spanish Steps
  • Day 11: Depart for home

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Your experience includes

  • Airfare & transportation

    Round-trip airfare on major carriers; Comfortable motorcoach

  • Hotels

    9 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms

  • Regional-style meals

    European breakfast and dinner daily

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your culturally connected Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all on-tour logistics.

  • Guided Sightseeing

    5 sightseeing tours led by expert, licensed guides

  • Entrances

    Doge’s Palace; Glass-blowing demonstration; Duomo; Assisi; Basilica; Roman Ruins at Pompeii; Sistine Chapel; St. Peter’s Basillica; Colosseum

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert local guides are natural historians, adding cultural insight and global perspective on your sightseeing tours.

  • weShare—Personalized Learning

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project for academic credit.

  • Continuous Support

    Your dedicated EF team helps you every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travelers to planning and managing your tour.

  • Worldwide Presence

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide so wherever you go, we're there too.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travelers and their families can count on EF's dedicated emergency service team.

  • Peace of Mind Program

    Feel secure knowing your group can change their destination or travel dates due to unforeseen circumstances. Learn more about your flexible options at eftours.com/peaceofmind.

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