8 Day Tuscany and La Spezia Rail Package

Hop on board to discover the Tuscan countryside with its one-of-a kind landscapes, artistic cities, rich history and fabulous food and the coastal beauty of La Spezia, located right on the border between Liguria and Tuscany, not far from Cinque Terre, Pisa and Florence on our special Tuscany and La Spezia Rail Package.

On this railway tour, you will see a more laid-back part of Italy, from the rolling Tuscany Hills to the port city of La Spezia near the Cinque Terre.

- We suggest you stay a few nights in Rome before the tour to explore the eternal city.

7 Nights Italy Rail Package (Incl. Flights from JNB)

Apr - May'24

R 33,890 per person sharing

Jun - Jul'24

R 30,510 per person sharing

Aug - Oct'24

R 29,385 per person sharing

Nov'24 - Jan'25

R 26,865 per person sharing

Tour Itinerary

Upon arrival in Rome, make your way to the hotel by taxi or metro.
You have the rest of the day free to explore the ‘Eternal City’ on your own by wandering around the winding cobbled streets past marble statues and impressive monuments in this age-old city.
With treasures around every corner, you can enjoy lunch or dinner at inviting pizzerias or cafe's serving the most delicious pastas.

After breakfast, make your way to the train station and head to your next stop – Florence.

Upon arrival you have a full free day to explore the city of Florence to discover the many marvels of this wonderful renaissance city.
You can take a guided walking tour around the city’s historical centre to see sights like the Florence Duomo and learn about the life of the famous artist, Michelangelo.

Check out after breakfast and make your way to the train station to head to Pisa.

Discover the wonders of this charming city, such as the iconic leaning Tower of Pisa - the city's symbol and the most famous Italian monument in the world!
Also explore the beautiful historic churches, medieval palaces and bridges across the Arno.

It’s time to greet Pisa as you make your way to the train station to head to the coastline of La Spezia for your Northen Italy and Cinque Terre adventures.
Discover the beauty of this harbour town by foot; take a walk in the Parco Allende, admire the view of the gulf from the harbor gardens, or head up to the new Parco delle Mura footpath, and admire the views.

You can make day trips by train to Italy’s fabulous five, the Cinque Terre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There are trains running frequently from La Spezia all year round to the Cinque Terre villages and with train it takes just a few minutes. You can also reach the famous five villages with the excursion boats leaving from the harbour of La Spezia.

Take the next few days to soak up the beauty of the rugged Italian Riviera coastline with its colourful houses and vineyards clinging to steep terraces, harbours that are filled with fishing boats and trattorias turn out seafood specialties along with the Liguria region’s famous sauce, pesto.

After breakfast, check-out and make your way to the train station for your final stop at the lively and dynamic city of Milan.
Today you can visit the Duomo, see Da Vinci's Last Supper, sample famous Italian cuisine, visit museums, and much more!

From grand cathedrals and world-class museums to fashion boutiques and cutting-edge design stores, Milan has something to offer for every type of traveller.

Your journey comes to an end as you transfer to Milan airport to depart back home.
The airport can be reached by rail or you could book a private transfer by car.

Included

  • Return Flights from Johannesburg to Rome / Milan
  • Airport Taxes
  • 1 nights’ accommodation in Rome at the 3* Hotel Colosseum or Diana Roof Garden
  • 1 nights’ accommodation in Florence at the 3* Hotel Machiaveli Palace
  • 1 nights’ accommodation in Pisa at the 3* NH Pisa
  • 3 nights' accommodation in La Spezia at the 3* Corallo/ Cinque Terre Gateway or Hotel Paradiso
  • 1 nights’ accommodation in Milan at the 3* Ibis Milano Centro
  • Daily Breakfast
  • 2nd class rail tickets from Rome - Florence - Pisa - La Spezia - Milan

Excluded

  • European City Tax
  • Transport from Airport to Hotels & Hotels to Train Stations (available on request)
  • Travel Insurance (available on request)
  • Visas (required for South African Passport holders)
  • Meals not specified
  • Optional excursions not specified
  • Items of personal nature

Peak season surcharges & block out dates may apply during school holidays and public holidays. Prices are subject to change due to increase in airfare, currency fluctuations & availability. Exact amount will be confirmed at time of booking as taxes, fuel levies & surcharges are approx & are subject to change. Terms & Conditions apply.