Day 1

Arrival at Rome airport.

Transfer by private minivan from airport to the hotel.
Free time for dinner (see supplement for pizza making class)
Overnight in Rome. Hotel Camelia www.hotelcameliarome.com or similar.

Day 2

Breakfast at the hotel.
Transfer by private minivan from hotel to the meeting point.
Enjoy a private 3-hour kid friendly walking tour that visits three fantastic sites in the Eternal City – the ancient Rome Forum, the Colosseum and the church of San Clemente, which takes us back in time with each of its three levels that we descend. On certain days, San Clemente is closed so the itinerary will include some other interesting sites to replace the visit to the church (Entrance fee to the Colosseum + Basilica di San Clemente included)
Free time for lunch.
Transfer by private minivan from Colosseum area to Gladiator School Venue.
Enjoy an unforgettable experience for your children, a private lesson at the Gladiator School. Experience the thrill to be Dressed and Trained as a Gladiator! Upon arrival at the training headquarters, you will visit the Historical and Didactic Museum where you will see examples of Military and Common life features. After this you will be provided with a Tunic and a wooden Gladius (Sword) and your training begins! 2000 year old Attack and Defense Gladiator techniques will be dealt with. At the end you will be given an Honorary Roman Citizenship Certificate that in the future will remind you of the hilarious time you had! (duration: 2 hours). Possible for children more than 7 years old.
Transfer by private minivan from Gladiator School back to the hotel.
Overnight in Rome.

Day 3

Breakfast at the hotel.
Transfer by private minivan from hotel to the Vatican.
Treasure Hunt at the Vatican With Private Guide. This new, child-friendly tour is ideal for families with children between the ages of 5 and 10 and is an excellent way to actively engage the children in the history and art of the Vatican Museums. After skipping the entrance line, our guide will lead the family through the museum with riddles and clues that will reveal hidden secrets in the various artistic masterpieces of the Vatican. With a prize to be awarded at the end of the tour! (Including entrance fee to Vatican Museums + skip the line reservation)
Free time for lunch.
Transfer by private minivan from the Vatican to the Mosaic Class venue.
In two hours you will have fun learning how to make your own hand-made mosaic or ceramic work with the help of our teacher. The ceramics will need to be fired in the kiln therefore it is not possible to take them home on the same day of the lesson and so they will need to be shipped afterwards (shipping charges are not included in the price). If you would like to immediately take home your work of art, we highly recommend that you take the mosaic class.
Transfer by private minivan back to the hotel.
Overnight in Rome.

Day 4

Breakfast at the hotel.
Own transfer to the train station.
Departure to Venice on your own (see supplement).
Arrival in Venice and own transfer to the hotel.
In the afternoon, 2 hour walking tour of Venice with English speaking kid friendly guide: St. Mark’s Square and its most important monuments. Fabulously cared for marble, buildings with delicate stone lacework, a profusion of gold and mosaics, the most beautiful palaces and churches are located in the quarter of St. Mark’s. It is a veritable museum of the grandeur, nature and glory of the Republic of Venice.
Overnight in Venice island. Hotel Scandinavia www.scandinaviahotel.com/it or similar.

Day 5

Breakfast at the hotel.
Morning free at leisure.
Half day excursion to Venice islands Murano, Burano with English speaking private tour guide. Stop in Murano, the island of the glass, and visit an artistic glass factory. Then Burano, the typical fishing island with its light and colored contrasts
24 hours Vaporetto (public water bus) travelcard.
Overnight in Venice island.

Day 6

Breakfast at the hotel.
Own transfer to the train station.
Departure to Florence own your own (see supplement for train ticket)
Arrival in Florence and own transfer to the hotel.
Upon your arrival in Florence, enjoy a 4 hour walking tour of the city with kid friendly private guide: Seigniory Square, the exquisite Loggia dei Lanzi and its sculptures. The magnificent Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, whose façade is decorated with marble, the bell tower, the Baptistery, with its famous Paradise gate. This is followed by Ponte Vecchio, the covered bridge, which is renowned for its many jeweler shops. (outside visits). Time permitting, visit of Oltrarno district and artisan shops.
Entrance to the Cupola dome in Florence.
Overnight in Florence. Hotel Privilege www.hotelprivilege.it or similar.

Day 7

Breakfast at the hotel.
Walking tour of Leonardo da Vinci Museums with English speaking private guide: discover the man who was amazed by the world and nature, through interactive machines, multimedia videos, educational laboratories and info graphics at the Leonardo da Vinci Museum in Florence.
Entrance to Leonardo Da Vinci Museum.
Afternoon at leisure.
Overnight in Florence.

Day 8

Breakfast at the hotel.
Transfer by private minivan from the hotel to Florence airport.
End of our services.