Arrival can be December 27 or 28 or 29
Day 1: Rome
Upon arrival at Rome Airport, independent transfer to your hotel. Check in and remainder of day at leisure.
Palazzo Novana is a hotel born from the desire of the Mood Hotels Group to provide its guests an astonishing environment in the heart of the capital, the Palazzo Navona Hotel, near Piazza Navona, represents an accommodation of absolute level for those who want to stay a few steps from one of the the most fascinating places of Baroque Rome. Staying at the Palazzo Navona Hotel will in fact give you the opportunity to live a unique experience that will immerse you in a continuum of art and architecture which, starting from the ancient Rome of Domitian arrives, without interruption, to the present day and to the most modern comforts of the hotel industry.
Overnight Rome at the Palazzo Novana Hotel.
Day 2: Rome
After breakfast, enjoy a walking tour of Rome visiting the Colosseum. Admire the ancient ruins of the Roman Forum. Walk around Piazza del Campidoglio on Capitoline hill, one of the ancient Seven Hills of Rome. See the Rome Pantheon, the Trevi Fountain and Piazza Navona.
Overnight in Rome at the Palazzo Novana - Meals: B
Day 3: Rome
This day is yours to spend at leisure discovering the squares, fountains and cathedrals of this Eternal City. Or take an Optional tour to the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel - Chapel one of Michelangelo’s most important works of art.
Overnight Rome at the Maison Giulia Hotel - Meals: B
Day 4: Rome - Chianti
After breakfast, travel to Tuscany and in route stop in Assisi. This town is in central Italy’s Umbria region. It was the birthplace of St. Francis (1181–1226), one of Italy’s patron saints. The Basilica of St. Francis is a massive, 2-level church, consecrated in 1253. Its 13th-century frescoes portraying the life of St. Francis have been attributed to Giotto and Cimabue, among others. The crypt houses the saint’s stone sarcophagus. Arrive in Chianti and check in at your hotel. Tonight enjoy New Years' Eve Dinner in Chianti including wine, enjoy the cuisine of Chianti and its hospitality.
Villa Il Poggiale a relais property is a manor house – hotel located in the heart of Tuscany near San Casciano in Val di Pesa is listed as a ‘Historical Residence’ of Italy. Guests feel right at home in this luxury Renaissance villa, tastefully restored by the owners. This Villa is surrounded by an estate of tall cypress trees, standing guard over vineyards and olive groves, reminiscent of landscapes seen in Tuscan Renaissance paintings. Nearby are many lovely Tuscan towns like Siena, San Gimignano, and of course Florence. Guests can enjoy a relaxing stay or take easy day trips to take in the art, flavors and fragrances of one of the most famous regions in the world known for its fine wines and olive oil, Chianti.
Overnight in Chianti at Villa Il Poggiale - Meals: B, D
Day 5: Chianti
After breakfast, you can independently discover Chianti. It offers a unique landscape, with green, gentle hills covered with wide fields of vineyards and olive groves, small stone villages, characteristic parishes and countryside homes in stone. it extends over the provinces of Florence and Siena, covering all of the area between the two cities and extending to the east toward the Valdarno and to the west to the Val d'Elsa. Or Take an optional tour of Siena and San Gimignano discovering these beautiful regions known for its wine.
On January 1st, enjoy listening a Classic Music Concert at Villa Il Poggiale.
Overnight in Chianti at Villa Il Poggiale - Meals: B
Day 6: Chianti - Rome
After breakfast, tranfer to the Rome Airport for your return flight.