Best of Italy

Rome – Florence – Cinque Terre – Venice

Best of Italy

Welcome to Italy


Your Best of Italy is the perfect introductory tour of the land of love. Take the road to where ever it may take you.

Above all, consult with your Travel Specialist. We will ensure that the highlights of your trip are booked in advance so you won’t miss out on the fun!  Lots of time at leisure will be built in so you can explore on your own, and at your own pace. Let the journey guide you.

*Please keep in mind – This is a SAMPLE itinerary and is meant for inspiration only!

All of our tours are created on a custom basis to ensure the ideal trip that’s only for you. The itineraries on our website are intended solely as inspiration and are not available for purchase as a set package.

Make it Yours

  • Accommodation – Italy offers a wide range of accommodation styles including boutique hotels, charming B&B’s, and luxurious castle hotels.  Juniper will select where you stay based on your preferences.
  • Transportation – All of the dots will be connected based on your preferences and budget.  Airport transfers, car rentals, train passes, even private chauffeurs!
  • Day tours and entrance tickets – pre-scheduled tours and experiences for a seamless and enriching travel experience!

Best of Italy Day-by-day Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Rome

Welcome to Italy! A private driver will meet you at the airport Arrivals Hall and escort you to your accommodations. Here you can check in to the hotel or leave your bags and begin exploring. You have the rest of the day to explore at your leisure.

Overnight in Rome

Day 2: Rome

Today and the next few days, you will have the opportunity to sightsee everything Rome has to offer. We recommend taking a city tour that can be done by segway, foot, or bike. Enjoy everything from the Colosseum, to the Trevi Fountain. Finish off the day at Pincio Promenade for an astonishing view of the sunset. 

Overnight in Rome

Day 3: Rome

Today you will explore Vatican City! Enjoy time in St. Peter’s Square, Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. Depending on your likings, we suggest the secret room tour of the Sistine Chapel.

Overnight in Rome

Day 4: Rome

For your last day in Rome you have the day to explore as you wish. Talk with your destination specialist to better understand what you may want to do today. You can do anything from a food tour to a roman castles and garden tour.

Overnight in Rome

Day 5: Rome to Florence

Onto the capital of the Tuscany region, Florence! A private driver will pick you up and take you to your accommodations in Florence. Spend the afternoon sightseeing at your own pace. 

Overnight in Florence

Day 6: Florence

Spend the morning visiting the Duomo with possibly a private tour of the hidden terraces. Enjoy a guided tour of the city stopping at Piazza Della Signoria, Accademia Gallery, the Basilica of Santa Croce and so much more. 

Overnight in Florence

Day 7: Florence

You have the day to experience Florence at your leisure. Your destination specialist can assist you in coming up with the perfect itinerary. We recommend a helicopter wine tour or a gelato tasting. Whatever you decide to do, you must take a walk down the Ponte Vecchio and watch the sunset from Piazzale Michelangelo. 

Overnight in Florence

Day 8: Florence to Cinque Terre

As your private driver takes you to your next stop, Cinque Terre, you will make a stop in Pisa on the way. You will get to see the famous “Leaning Tower of Pisa” and grab lunch before finishing the ride. Once in Cinque Terre, check into your accommodations or leave your bags to start your evening of exploring. 

Overnight in Cinque Terre

Day 9: Cinque Terre

The perfect coastal spot to experience history and relax. In Manarola there are many things for you to do during the day that your destination specialist can help you decide. Spend the day hiking to see phenomenal views or take a boat tour to look back on this postcard worthy town. 

Overnight in Manarola

Day 10: Cinque Terre

Visit some of the historical monuments today like the Church of San Lorenzo or the Bastion. Have a guide inform you on the history of these beautiful sights. Enjoy the afternoon wine tasting at a nearby winery.

Overnight in Manarola

Day 11: Cinque Terre to Venice

After breakfast a private driver will pick you up and take you to your accomodation in Venice. This is about a 4 ½ hour drive, you will have the option to stop in Bologna for some sightseeing and lunch. Once you arrive in Venice, check into your hotel and explore at your leisure.

Overnight in Venice

Day 12: Venice

Enjoy a guided tour of Venice’s most famous sights such as St. Mark’s Square or Doge’s Palace. Wind down your day of sightseeing with a stroll down Rialto’s Bridge. Definitely stop by the Rialto Market to see the fresh fruit, vegetables and fish.

Overnight in Venice

Day 13: Venice

Enjoy your morning exploring Venice on your own. In the afternoon, see the city from a different perspective by taking a gondola ride down the Grand Canal. End the evening with a delicious gelato to complete the Best of Italy.

Overnight in Venice

Day 14: Depart for Home

After you enjoy your breakfast, it is time to say farewell. A private driver will pick you up to take you to the airport Departure Hall for your return flight home.

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