Christmas in Rome


6 days / 5 overnights

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Give your next Christmas an extra dose of magic...

Celebrate Christmas amidst some of the most historic and beautiful works of art in the world. Rome, with its religious influences and wonderful architecture offers a magical setting for a holiday season you'll never forget.

Itinerary

Day 1 - SWISS ALPS – PISA

Early morning departure - at noon we reach the Swiss Alps, and enjoy the great scenery. Early evening we will arrive in Pisa, and check into our comfortable hotel. Dinner at the hotel restaurant is included.

Day 2 - PISA – ROME

After breakfast we will visit the “Field of Miracles,” the site of the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa. Time to shop for souvenirs and have lunch, before we head south to Rome along the coastal highway. Upon arrival in Rome in the early evening, we check into our hotel. Also tonight's 'Christmas Eve Dinner" is included.

Day 3 - CHRISTMAS IN ROME

Merry Christmas! After breakfast, we are off to St Peter’s Basilica for the Christmas Mass, followed by the official Papal Blessing on St Peter’s Square. It is broadcast around the world - and will be a memory to cherish forever! In the afternoon, our walking tour of Rome will include the Coliseum, the Forum, the Pantheon, and of course the Trevi Fountain (don’t forget to toss a coin). Tonight, join in for a delicious 'Christmas dinner' at a typical Roman Trattoria (€59).

Day 4 - POMPEII – SORRENTO

Today, our Italian adventure will take us to the Gulf of Naples, where we first visit Pompeii, which was buried by erupting Mt Vesuvius in 79 AD. The secrets of ancient Roman life are revealed by our local guide as we tour the excavations. Scenic drive to Sorrento, a famed resort located on the cliffs overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Time for lunch (€25), to shop, and to explore before we drive back to Rome.

Day 5 - VATICAN – TUSCANY

In the morning, time to shop around the Vatican, or visit Angel‘s Castle, or join a  tour of the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel (by local agency.( approx €80)).  After lunch, we say “Arrivederci Roma” and drive north into the hills of Tuscany. Tonight, savor “la dolce vita” at our Tuscan gala dinner with live music entertainment, and wine (€69).

Day 6 – FLORENCE

Our walking tour of Florence features the Cathedral of Florence, Piazza Signoria, and the Santa Croce church (tomb of Michelangelo). Time for your own explorations and to shop for leather, gold jewelry, and Tuscan specialties. Afternoon departure and midnight return to Ramstein.



Trip Details

Prices

  • €TBA Adults & Youths

  • ЄTBA Children up to and including 11 years

  • Tour is not recommended for children under 3.

Departure Dates

23 - 28 Dec 2024
Open to Book

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Yellow = Open to Book

Yellow indicates tour currently accepting reservations but minimum participation is not yet met.


Green = Confirmed Departure

Green indicates minimum participation has been met and departure is confirmed.


Red = Sold Out / Waitlist Only

Red indicates tour is currently full, with waitlist only.


Grey = Cancelled

Grey can also indicate a tour was cancelled.


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Please note that the listed dates may be subject to change due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, safety or limitations in being able to provide a quality of travel experience. For complete details regarding our response to COVID-19 and please see below.

Pick Up Time

  • Departs at 05:30

  • Returns at 24:00

Included

Pick Up Location

  • Ramstein AFB, Main Chapel Parking Lot
  • Day Tours:  Park toward center of the lot.
    Overnight Tours:
    Park in the overnight parking area.
    Tour guide will provide parking passes.
  • Modern tour bus with AC / WC / DVD
  • 5 x overnights at 1st class hotels
  • 5 x buffet breakfasts
  • Dinner in Pisa, 3 courses

  • Christmas Even Dinner in Rome, 3 courses

  • Attendance of Christmas Mass and Papal Blessing at St. Peter's

  • City sightseeing Pisa, Rome, Florence
  • Services of driver and guide

Not Included

  • Pompeii entrance fee & guided tour €25

  • Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel €80

  • Angel's Castle €13

  • Tuscan Dinner €69

  • Christmas Dinner €59

  • Single room supplement €400

  • Cancellation Insurance: Adult €99 Child €84

    (details)

  • Prices listed are per person, double room occupancy.
  • Triple rooms may be available upon request.
  • Please review our Cancellation Policy and Terms & Conditions prior to booking your trip.

Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel Tickets

Please be advised, these venues currently require time slot reservations that must be pre-purchased online as soon as the tour date is confirmed.  

If you intend to join a tour of the Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel we highly reccomend to place an online reservation with a local agency such as the one listed below.  Access may not be possible if you do not pre-book.

Special Note About Travel Documents

Travelers must be in possession of a Blue US Tourist Passport. Nationalities traveling with a non US Tourist Passport must check with the respective consulates and ensure they have the appropriate travel documents required to enter all countries the tour visits and travels through.

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