Aug. 11 – 18 2017

Best of Italy
Rome, Tuscany, Florence, Venice

Join fellow movie lovers for a unique and unforgettable journey through one of the most cinematic locations on earth.
Enjoy exclusive tours and events, including a private movie screening at a European movie studio, as well as first class accommodations and dining.

Highlights

Private After-Hours Tour of the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel

Experience an exclusive after-hours, privately guided tour of the Vatican Museum—home to masterpieces by the greatest artists in history in a collection spanning 4000 years. Also, be guided by a local expert through the Sistine Chapel where you can get an intimate look at Michelangelo's magnificent achievement.

Private Tour of Cinecittà & Screening

Enjoy a private tour of the Cinecittà studios where you’ll stroll through several Ancient Rome movie sets featured in famous films like Ben-Hur, Roman Holiday and The Godfather: Part III to name a few.  Then sit back and relax as you take in a private screening at the Palazzina Fellini.

Explore Florence & Ferragamo Museum

Explore all that Florence has to offer on privately guided visits of the city’s famed sights such as Michelangelo’s David, the Duomo, Palazzo Vecchio and more. Hear about movies shot on location and cap the day off with a visit to the Ferragamo Museum as you explore the Italian designer’s 90-year history. You’ll soon discover why this fashion icon is still a favorite among Hollywood royalty.

Fattoria Poggio Alloro — Pasta-Making Activity

Travel by coach to Fattoria Poggio Alloro—a working farm with its own winery—located in the heart of the Chianti wine-growing region. Be welcomed by the chef, who will lead you in a fun pasta-making activity. And take in the spectacular views of the medieval towers of San Gimignano, a fortified hilltop town, standing on a nearby hilltop.

See Venice as the Venetians do

Upon your arrival in Venice, be serenaded as you explore the City of Canals by gondola, the traditional mode of Venetian transportation. Travel near the Rialto Bridge, gliding along the famed Grand Canal on a private tour of this floating city.

Tragicomica — Venetian Carnevale Mask-Making

Take a scenic walk through the heart of Venice and head to Tragicomica—a shop where you can participate in a private, hands-on workshop in the art of mask-making under the guidance of an artisan. And create a masquerade masterpiece of your own!