ANCIENT HISTORY: ROME
DAY 01 ROME
Fly to Rome, transfer to luxury hotel in the Rome city center.
Free time at your leisure.
DAY 02 ROME
Panoramic tour of the Colosseum, the Arch of Constantine, the Palatine Hill- the most famous of the 7 hills of Rome. Admire the views of the Roman Forum and Nero's Circus Maximus.
DAY 03 ROME
Enjoy a walk through History and photograph ancient monuments including Castel Sant'Angelo, and St. Peter's Basilica, exploring Rome's picturesque winding cobble stone streets. A true adventure and a unique way to visit Rome but also the perfect way to photograph this monumental city in a way most tourists never accomplish.
DAY 04 ROME
Walk to Via dei Banchi, Piazza Navona and Piazza Pasquino. Visit Piazza Farnese, the Baths of Caracalla. Arrive in Campo di Fiori, where Giordano Bruno was burnt at the stake as a heretic. Continue to Palazzo Spada and see Boromino's "perspective" before crossing the Ponte Sisto to Trastevere. Finish at the Piazza Santa Maria.
DAY 05 FERENTINO/ALATRI/ANAGNI
Tour in Ferentino, where the original ancient walls and gates still stand, enclosing the imposing, fortied Acropolis that dominates the town center. Continue to Alatri, that is surrounded by extraordinary polygonal walls about 1 and a half mile long. Reach Anagni, to visit The Cathedral, dedicated to Saint Mary, in Romanesque style, the crypt is the Oratorio of Saint Thomas.
DAY 06 VEROLI/ARPINO
Tour in Veroli, see the remains of great polygonal walls with many main and minor gates can be visited, admire the Fasti Verulani (1st cent. AD). Suggestive walk to Arpino, where Caius Marius, Marcus Tullius Cicero and Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa were born.
DAY 07 CRETE SENESI
Tour immersed in the Crete senesi area. Here the distinctive grey colouration of the soil gives the landscape an appearance often described as lunar.
DAY 08 CHIANTI
Tour in Chianti area, among the best-preserved landscapes in Italy. Explore this glorious land in depth, everywhere there is something of compelling beauty, curiosity, and interest.
DAY 09 VAL D’ORCIA
Tour in Val d'Orcia, the small strip from Pienza over San Quirico d'Orcia to Montalcino, and westwards to the area of Camigliano village and the valley of river Ombrone.
DAY 10 DEPARTURE
Transfer to the airport for your flight home.