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ITALY Italian Splendours 10 nights from £1349 Including optional travel insurance or a reduction of £54 if not required§ The perfect introduction to Italy's natural delights and architectural treasures, this exciting tour takes in some of its most iconic sights such as the historic cities of Rome and Florence, the famous landscapes of Tuscany and Umbria, and the beautiful bay of Naples. If you're a first-time traveller to Italy or would like to see its most famous attractions on a single visit, this great-value tour is ideal. Rome's Colosseum ACTIVITY LEVEL Day 1: UK-Pisa. After taking Saga's included UK door-to-door travel service to the airport, fly to Pisa. Stay three nights in Città di Castello, an elegant historic city surrounded by 16th century walls which sits on the flood plain of the River Tiber in Umbria. Stay in the centre at the locally rated 4-star Hotel Tiferno. A welcome drink and dinner is included tonight. D Day 2: Rural villages. Enjoy an orientation walk this morning. Later, discover the pretty scenery of the countryside en route to the medieval town of Arezzo. B, D Day 3: Florence. An included excursion takes you to Florence, whose timeless treasures have captured the imagination of many celebrated authors. B, D Day 4: Fiuggi. Travel to the hill town of Fiuggi, stopping en route in Siena, famous for its shell-shaped central piazza where extraordinary horse races are held. You have time for lunch here. Your four-night stay in central Fiuggi is based at the locally rated 4-star Hotel San Giorgio. B, D Day 5: Fiuggi. You may like to join an optional excursion to visit the UNESCO-listed Villa d'Este, renowned for its spectacular terraced gardens. Discover splendid fountains, magical statues and hidden grottos. After some time here, you can explore the town of Tivoli before returning to your hotel. B, D Day 6: Lazio villages. Enjoy an included morning tour of the Lazio region in central Italy and its villages, then spend the afternoon at leisure. B, D Day 7: Rome. Today's highlight is an included morning panoramic tour of the capital. Wherever you turn, Rome's streets are filled with masterpieces from almost every age, including the magnificent Roman Colosseum. B, D Day 8: Caserta. In the morning travel to Caserta, via Montecassino where you can explore the abbey. Stay for three nights at the locally-rated 4-star Hotel dei Cavalieri situated in the heart of Caserta. The hotel overlooks the piazza and is a short distance from the Royal Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your final three dinners will be served at your hotel. B, D Day 9: Neapolitan Riviera. Enjoy an included tour of the Neapolitan Riviera. Drive along the coast from Naples to Sorrento, the cliffside town which offers spectacular views over the Bay of Naples. B, D Day 10: Caserta. A full-day optional tour takes you to two of the region's most popular attractions. Explore the ruins of Pompeii, a city frozen in time after Mount Vesuvius erupted in AD 79. Afterwards you continue to vibrant Naples, set on a beautiful bay and backed by Vesuvius. B, D Day 11: Caserta-UK. Travel to Naples airport for your return flight and your included UK door-to-door travel service. B Please note: September 13, 2019 departure stay at the locally rated 4-star Hotel Garden instead on days 1-3 instead. Florence Pisa Citta di Castello Siena Tivoli Fiuggi Caserta Sorrento Rome Italian Splendours and Sicilian Adventure 23 nights from £2868. Combine this tour with Southern Italian and Sicilian Adventure and SAVE up to £120 off the combined individual prices. Holiday code: IT800. To find out more visit saga.co.uk/italysplendour Naples nights in hotel Italy 186 To book, please visit your Travel Agent