2019 Northern Italy

Sept. 21 – Oct. 5
Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited
Price: From $5,174 (airfare included)
Tour Length: 15 days
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Embark on a leisurely 15-day small group exploration of Italy’s varied northern regions that offers a refreshing perspective on a well-known land. Enjoy a relaxing three-night stay on Lake Maggiore.  Experience the lake region, including charming Orta San Giulio and a cruise to the beautiful island of Isola Bella.  Sample the “king of wines” in Barolo.  Unwind in the Italian Riviera resort town of Santa Margherita.  Explore the renowned resort town of Portofino and enjoy a dramatic Cinque Terre excursion.  Journey to beloved Tuscany, stopping in atmospheric Lucca.  Explore wondrous Florence, Tuscany’s crown jewel, during a three-night stay.  Discover exquisite Siena and tour storied Verona.  Spend two nights in Bolzano, gateway to the Italian Alps’ magnificent Dolomites.  The journey ends in treasured Venice with touring of vast St. Mark’s Square and time for independent exploration.  Savor more time in this most beautiful of cities on an optional 3-day/2-night post-tour extension. 

Schedule of Events

  • Day 1 : Depart U.S.
  • Day 2 : Milan | Stresa
  • Day 3 : Stresa | Orta San Giulio
  • Day 4 : Stresa
  • Day 5 : Stresa | Barolo | Santa Margherita
  • Day 6 : Santa Margherita | Portofino
  • Day 7 : Santa Margherita | Portovenere | Cinque Terre
  • Day 8 : Santa Margherita | Lucca | Florence
  • Day 9 : Florence
  • Day 10 : Florence | Siena
  • Day 11 : Florence | Verona | Bolzano
  • Day 12 : Bolzano
  • Day 13 : Bolzano | Venice
  • Day 14 : Venice
  • Day 15 : Depart for U.S.

Additional Information

Note: Tour schedule is subject to change due to local conditions. Many excursions in this program involve an element of walking as some of the finest attractions are located in areas not closely accessible by motorcoach.

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All 2019 prices and itineraries (including port order) are tentative and subject to change; final pricing adjustments may occur after the release of marketing materials.