Duchess Day School - Italy

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Today you depart the United States on your overnight flight to Rome, naturally meals will be served and optional in-flight entertainment will be offered. Please refer to your flight schedule for pertinent details.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Upon arrival to Rome you will travel to Sperlonga for a visit to Tiberius’s Grotto & museum before continuing to Pompeii hotel for check-in.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

This morning a visit is planned to Mt. Vesuvius. Following Vesuvius, the afternoon is devoted to a guided visit of Pompeii archaeological site.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Begin today with a morning visit to the Naples Archaeological Museum followed by a guided afternoon visit to Herculaneum.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Depart Pompeii for Rome including a visit to Hadrian’s Villa. Upon arrival you will enjoy a panoramic city tour which may include such sites as the Arch of Janus, Arco degli Argentarii, Church of San Teodoro, Theater of Marcellus, and Portico of Octavia prior to Rome hotel check-in.

Friday, March 20, 2015

Begin this morning to visiting the Vatican Museum, St. Peter’s Basilica and the Sistine Chapel. This afternoon is devoted to visiting Ostia Antica.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Dedicate today to local sightseeing using a Roma Pass – including morning visits to the Colosseum, Forum, and the afternoon at leisure to visit Capitoline/Palatine Museums and other sights of interest with your tour leader. Overnight in Rome.

Sunday, March 22, 2015

A morning visit is planned to the Museo Borghese followed by afternoon walking/sightseeing to Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps and Piazza Navona and time at leisure for personal discovery.

Monday, March 23, 2015

Today is devoted to visiting the Baths of Caracalla, Appian Way and Catacombs followed by a visit to the Gladiator School. Farewell dinner included.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

You will depart Rome for your flight back to the United States, taking with you unforgettable memories of your journey.