March 8, 2019
Today you depart the United States on your overnight flight to Italy. Naturally, meals will be served and optional in-flight entertainment will be offered. Please refer to your flight schedule for pertinent details.
March 9, 2019
Upon arrival to Milan you will you will enjoy a guided city tour* and a visit to La Scala Opera House* en-route to your hotel. This famous opera house is where many composers wrote and conducted works including such greats as Rossini, Puccini, Verdi and Toscanini. Dinner is included tonight.
March 10, 2019
Dedicate today to exploring area points of interest with your tour leader. You’ll want to see the renowned Piazza del Duomo with its lacy Gothic cathedral and the Golden Triangle with the Via Montenapoleone, one of Italy’s three great shopping streets. Before you leave, both your vision and your shopping-acumen can be expanded by an optional visit to the Brera District, a sprawling shopping area around the Brera Museum.
March 11, 2019
This morning you will bid farewell to Milan as you travel to Florence. Upon your arrival, the afternoon will be spent exploring optional area points of interest with your tour leader such as the Boboli Gardens, Dante’s house, the Medici Chapel, shopping in the straw market and open-air market, visiting a leather factory and strolling across the Ponte-Vecchio to see the gold and silver shops. Dinner is included tonight.
March 12, 2019
This morning will begin with a guided city tour* to include many of the important sights of this historic town including the Accademia*, home to Michelangelo’s “David”, Santa Maria Novella, the Duomo*, the eight-sided Baptistery, and the Uffizi Gallery (free to those who submit their application and deposit before the deadline).
March 13, 2019
Today, you will say goodbye to Florence as you continue your Italian adventure to Rome. Upon your arrival, you will enjoy a guided tour of the city* including a visit to the Pantheon* and the Colosseum and Forum* before checking into your Rome hotel.
March 14, 2019
Begin today with a guided visit to the Vatican Museums* including St. Peter’s Basilica* and the Sistine Chapel*. Spend this evening exploring area points of interest with your tour leader such as the Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, and much more.
March 15, 2019
Today, a visit is planned to the Borghese Gallery*, which has been defined as the most beautiful collection in the world. Tonight, your time in Rome will culminate with a farewell dinner*.
March 16, 2019
This morning, you will board a plane bound for home with souvenirs, memories, and perhaps a photo or two in tow marking the end of your European adventure.
SPECIAL TOUR CONDITIONS
SPECIAL TOUR CONDITIONS: **The tour price, if payments are made by cash or check, is $3,290.00 plus airline taxes and related fees of $587.00; otherwise, if paying by credit card, the standard non-discounted price is $3,390.00 plus airline taxes and related fees. If you wish to use a credit card for your initial deposit, you will be allowed to pay the remaining payments by check and still receive the discounted tour price. Trip price is based on triple occupancy and includes round trip airfare from Tampa, point-to point transportation between cities while in Europe, all breakfasts and 3 dinners. Additionally, *Entrance fees and/or transportation marked with an asterisk as well as city tours in Milan, Florence, and Rome are included in the tour price (La Scala Opera House, Accademia, Duomo, Colosseum and Forum, Vatican Museum, St. Peter’s Basilica, Sistine Chapel, Pantheon and the Borghese). In the unlikely event that EA Tours cancels the tour and is unable to operate a substitute itinerary, the tour cost including the initial deposit is fully refundable. Additional items may be offered optionally, are subject to availability and are not included in the tour price. A guaranteed single room may be available for a supplemental charge of $545.00. A guaranteed twin room may be available for a supplemental charge of $130.00 per person. Included are the estimated applicable governmental international airline ticket taxes, fuel surcharges, security surcharges, and associated fees. If applicable, unforeseen tax increases will be billed on a supplemental invoice. A minimum number of paying participants may be required to operate the tour. A $500.00 non-refundable initial deposit is required to reserve your space on this tour. All tour participants must submit an online application. Please go to “Student/Traveler Sign Up” on the home page at www.EAtours.com. Your tour number is 219103. A second payment of $1,000.00, will be due no later than 30 days after your initial payment. Final payments are due no later than seventy (70) days before departure. Updated tour details (hotels, day by day itinerary, flights, etc.) are scheduled to be released approximately four weeks prior to departure. Please note: This may not be an officially school sponsored program. Additional tour conditions apply and are listed in the Tour Conditions Section on the Online Application.
PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION AND $500.00 DEPOSIT TO WWW.EATOURS.COM BY (SEPTEMBER 15, 2018) AND RECEIVE A FREE ENTRANCE TO THE UFFIZI!!