about this trip
Visit the major cities of the Renaissance Period and learn about the outstanding cultural and artistic heritage of this time in history. Arrive in Rome and discover the highlights of the city on a guided walking tour. The journey then takes you to Assisi and its early Renaissance masterpieces. Continue towards Siena, the beautiful medieval city renown for the Palio horse race, and onto Florence; the city where the Renaissance began and reached its peak in the 15th and 16th centuries. Next, visit Padua and continue to Venice, marvelling at the city’s historic canals and architecture. Return to Rome to see more of the city before ending the tour.