The Legacy of Ancient Rome (land tour)

Dates: Sunday, October 6, 2019 to Thursday, October 17, 2019 (12 days)
Tour Leader: Albert Leonard, Jr.

Next October, when the weather is typically perfect, discover the glorious legacy of ancient Rome with the AIA’s Dr. Al Leonard, recipient of many awards and a popular AIA Tours lecturer and host. With expert local guides plus a professional tour manager to handle all of the logistics, you can relax and immerse yourself in learning and experiencing ancient and Renaissance art and architecture, including numerous UNESCO World Heritage sites. Enjoy delicious food and wine, and excellent, 4-star hotels, perfectly located for exploring on your own during free time: five nights in central Rome, two nights in Naples overlooking the Bay of Naples, and three nights in Amalfi overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea. Maximum of just 18 travelers.


Pricing per person (10 nights):
Double Occupancy (15-18 participants) $7,845
Double Occupancy (12-14 participants) $8,645
Single Supplement $2,195

Single room supplement will be charged when requested or required (limited availability). With fewer than 12 participants, a small group surcharge may be added.

A Private Departure is available for this tour.  Choose your travel companions, dates, and 3-, 4-, or 5-star accommodations! (12 days with expert local guides)

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Itinerary

Sunday, October 6, 2019: Fly to Rome
Monday, October 7: Arrive in Rome | Private transfer to hotel | At leisure
Tuesday, October 8: Palatine Hill | House of Augustus | Imperial Forum | Temple of Antoninus & Faustina | Colosseum | Welcome dinner
Wednesday, October 9: Capitoline Museums | Borghese Gallery
Thursday, October 10: At leisure OR optional full day visit to Tivoli (Hadrian’s Villa & Villa d’Este)
Friday, October 11: Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel | St. Peter’s Basilica |
Piazza Navona | Pantheon

Saturday, October 12: Janiculum | Sperlonga | Capua | Naples
Sunday, October 13: Pompeii | Naples Archaeological Museum
Monday, October 14: Herculaneum | Oplontis | Winery lunch | Amalfi
Tuesday, October 15: Paestum | At leisure
Wednesday, October 16:  Capri & Villa Jovis | Farewell dinner
Thursday, October 17:  Private transfer to Naples Airport | Fly home     

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If you have any additional questions, please email us at aia@studytours.org (and include your full name) or call us toll-free at (800) 748-6262 (toll: 603-756-2884).