10 days / 9 nights

Northern Italy from West to East – Pristine Beauty

from € 3400

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Northern Italy from West to East – Pristine Beauty

This relatively short tour offers a great mix of history, Jewish heritage sites, culture, art, natural landscapes and glamour in northern Italy.

MILAN, the most cosmopolitan Italian city and fashion capital of the world, with its own unique charm, beauty and glamour; TURIN, Italy’s first capital city after unification, where you can still feel its royal past in its urban lay out; BIELLA, VERCELLI and CASALE MONFERRATO, 3 small towns where Jewish life was proudly thriving; LAKE COMO with its unique charm and beauty which even Hollywood stars find irresistible;  PADUA “the erudite” with one of the oldest universities in the world still active since 1288; MANTUA, one of the Renaissance pearls and the unique magic VENICE, with its lagoon and archipelago and where the first Jewish “ghetto” was established.

Like any of our tours this trip can be shortened or extended.  For the latter option, we invite you to have a look at all our tours which, either partially or totally can be added to this tour.

We invite you to also check our list of additional tour options and activities that are offered with each tour at an extra cost to be advised upon request.

After visiting Italy’s beauties, if you might be interested in continuing your trip to Israel please bear in mind that we have a strong partnership with GO ASIA tour operator (https://www.goasia.it/destinazioni/israele/).

LOCATIONS INCLUDED IN THE TOUR:

Milan; Turin; Biella; Vercelli; Casale Monferrato; Lake of Como; Venice; Padua and Mantua.

ELEMENTS OF INTEREST INCLUDED IN THE TOUR:

1)Jewish Heritage;
2)Art cities;
3)”Minor Italy”: places off the beaten path, but that are worth visiting for their beauty and their typical Italian characteristics and atmosphere;
4)Nature and landscapes;
5)World War II;
6)Glamour/ shopping.

1° - 10° day

Tariff per person, starting from:

Departure2 participants4 participants6 participants
DoubleDoubleDouble
From 1 January 2022 to 31 December 2022€ 6,400€ 4,200€ 3,400

Notes

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCES (we are open to satisfy any additional request you might have):


1) VICENZA, explore the amazing and noble city of the late Renaissance architect Palladio (night in Verona or Venice);

2) VENICE and its islands by boat (CHIOGGIA, MURANO, BURANO, TORCHIELLO, the LIDO): experience Venice from the seaside and visit some of its charming and picturesque islands where one can admire the local craftsmanship and also buy the famous Murano Glass on the Murano Island and the Burano lacework on the Burano Island;
3) FERRARA, one on the Renaissance pearls, who had once a flourishing Jewish community. Ferrara also hosts the MEIS, one of the largest Jewish museums in Europe;

4) Tour of the quaint hamlets of VALEGGIO SUL MINCIO, BORGHETTO AND CASTELLARO LAGUSELLO where time seems to have stopped;

5) GARDALAND, MOVIELAND,  (near Sirmione) – amusement parks on LAKE GARDA for children and adults– (night in Verona);
6) Possibility of covering part of the distance between PADUA and VENICE by boat  on the RIVER  BRENTA and discover some of the famous villas built by famous architects between the XVI and XVII centuries scattered along the BRENTA RIVIERA;
7) BERGAMO and VILLAGGIO CRESPI D’ADDA: discover these two charming towns only 45 minutes from Milan, the beautiful medieval city of upper Bergamo and the ideal workers’ village built by the Crespi family nearby their factory along the Adda river banks (night in Milan);
8) PORTOFINO, RAPALLO, SANTA MARGHERITA AND PORTO VENERE: a flavour of the famous and gorgeous Italian Riviera (night in Milano);

9) Concert or Opera at the VERONA Roman Arena or at the “La Scala” Theatre in MILAN (in season only);
10) Bike tour along LAKE GARDA;
11) Italian cooking lessons;

12) Shopping in a fashion outlet (night in Verona or Milan) OR in MILAN fashion district (night in Milan);

13) Hike on a trail on the mountains surrounding LAKE COMO belonging to the network “Routes to safety” used during WW2 by smugglers to smuggle Jews to safety from Italy to Switzerland; hikes  on the ALPS (night in Milan);
14) Go karts/Quads/Surfing or Sailing on LAKE COMO and LAKE GARDA;.

OPTIONAL SERVICES:
1) IN/OUT city of Venice LUXURY PACKAGE with private boat and personal assistant: € 400 total cost. We highly recommend this solution to have a private assistant and boat that will make easier and more comfortable the arrival and departure to/from your hotel in Venice. This way you will avoid the crowds in public transportation, also avoiding to walk with your luggage up and down bridges and throughout the alleys;
2)
KOSHER MEALS: starting from 830€ per person. Full-board with kosher certified pre-packaged meals, throughout the whole trip.


The tariff includes

  • Bed & Breakfast accommodation in double Superior or De Luxe rooms in 4 star hotels or superior.
  • Airport pick up and drop off;
  • Transport to all destinations by private luxury minivan;
  • Entrance tickets for main touristic attractions, when specified in the program
  • Activities included in the program;
  • Professional private English speaking guides (other languages will be quoted on demand);
  • Medical and luggage insurance.

 

The tariff does not include

  • Flights and airport taxes
  • Flight cancellation insurance;
  • All meals and snacks are not included (glatt kosher meals can be provided on request and will be quoted separately);
  • Tickets to be paid on the spot;
  • Taxi transfers for activities within the same city;
  • Tourist taxes (by law in Italy every town/city can charge at its discretion a local tax ranging between about € 1.50 to € 2.50 per person per day to be paid at the hotel at check out);
  • Any personal expenses;
  • Additional “Itineraries” and “Activities” available at extra cost;
  • Anything not included in the package.
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