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Italy Rail Holidays

Italy is a destination full of life and beauty! You have the stunning lakes, renaissance cities, the legacy of the Roman Empire and of course, fantastic food, culture and people! 

 

From the gorgeous clear waters of Lake Garda & Lake Como, and the glorious Tuscan countryside, to the incredible Italian Riviera, Italy has an abundance of beautiful destinations. Famous cities such as Pisa, Verona, Turin and, of course, Venice, the city over water, are perfect for exploring on rail holidays to Italy. 

 

Discover Italy's world-class art, architecture and food culture on our exclusive Italy rail holidays so you can take in multiple destinations on one trip. Plus we have the option of booking train holidays in Italy from the UK, departing from London St Pancras on the Eurostar and allowing you to avoid airports altogether. 

 

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EXPERIENCE ITALY RAIL HOLIDAYS

 

Join our train holidays to Italy and travel to the jewel of the renaissance, beautiful Florence. Take a stroll around the city to admire the quaint city squares, churches and palaces. Then, journey to Pisa on our Italian train holidays to see the iconic Leaning Tower and pose as if you're holding the tower up for a classic picture at this famous attraction. 

 

Explore the labyrinth of narrow streets that open onto charming piazzas in the medieval Tuscan city of Siena. Enjoy the fabulous Lake Garda with its crystal-clear waters and mountainous backdrop. Visit the Rocca Scaliger, a preserved 13th-century castle in Sirmione.

 

The continue on our rail holidays to Italy to discover the incredible 'floating city' of Venice. Take a leisurely gondola ride and an evening stroll through the narrow streets. Fall in love in Verona, the setting for Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. All of this and more is possible when booking our fantastic Italian rail holidays.

 

Marvellous Escapes has access to over 400 suppliers, including several Italy rail tours and train journey specialist operators. As a result, our advice is always unbiased and tailored to your holiday plans. 

Grand Venice, Florence, and Rome
8-Days
FROM
£1,699 Per Person
January - December 2023/2024
Fly from the UK OR Rail From St Pancras, London
  • Eurostar to Paris and onward rail travel throughout your journey 
  • 1-night stay in Geneva with breakfast
  • 2-night stay in Venice with breakfast
  • 2-night stay in Florence with breakfast
  • 2-night stay in Rome with breakfast
  • Private Gondola ride in Venice 
  • Range of included tours 
  • Return flight from Rome to UK (return rail with overnight in Turin option available)
Florence and Liguria
8-Days
FROM
£1,249 Per Person
January - December 2023/2024
Fly from the UK
  • Rail travel as per itinerary
  • 3-night stay in Florence with breakfast
  • 3-night stay in Stestri Levante with breakfast
  • 1-night stay in Genoa with breakfast
The Italian Lakes
10-Days
FROM
£1,459 Per Person
January - December 2023/2024
Fly from the UK OR Rail From St Pancras, London
  • Rail travel throughout as specified in the itinerary
  • 1-night stay in Rome with breakfast
  • 2-night stay in Stresa with breakfast
  • 3- night stay in Como with breakfast
  • 3-night stay in Desenzano with breakfast
  • Private Walking tour Como
Milan, Florence, Cinque Terre, and Rome
10 Days
FROM
£2,149 per person
March - November 2023/2024
UK Airports
  • Rail travel throughout as specified in the itinerary
  • 2-night stay in Milan with breakfast
  • 2-night stay in Florence with breakfast
  • 3- night stay in Cinque Terre in a private apartment
  • 2-night stay in Rome with breakfast
  • Private Walking tour of Rome
  • Small-group walking tour and Uffizi Gallery priority access in Florence 
  • Meet and Greet service in Cinque Terre 
  • 3-day Cinque Terre card 
  • Evening Wine tasting in an ancient wine cellar in Cinque Terre 
Florence, Siena, and Lucca
8-Days
FROM
£1,249 Per Person
Eurostar From London St Pancras & Flight To UK Airport
  • Rail travel in standard class throughout
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Florence
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Siena
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Lucca
Rome and Sorrento
6-Days
FROM
£1,299 Per Person
January - December 2023/2024
UK Airports
  • Rail travel throughout your trip
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Rome
  • 3 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Sorrento
  • Imperial Rome tour – Roman Forum and Colosseum
  • Small Group tour of Pompei and Vesuvius from Sorrento (March-Oct only)
Overnight Train to Venice
5-Days
FROM
£849 Per Person
January - December 2023/2024
Eurostar From London St Pancras & Flight To UK Airport
  • Rail travel as per the itinerary
  • Private double sleeper accommodation between Munich and Venice
  • 3 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Venice
  • Gondola ride in Venice
  • Small Group walking tour of Venice
Essential Sicily
7-Days
FROM
£1,729 Per Person
January - December 2023/2024
UK Airports
  • Rail travel throughout Sicily
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Catania
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Palermo
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Taormina
  • Private market and food walking tour in Catania (Not possible on Sundays)
  • Hop on Hop off Pass in Palermo
  • Private half-day walking tour in Taormina including entrance fees
  • Private car transfer from airport to hotel in Catania, and from Taormina to Catania airport
  • UK to Catania and Catania to the UK airfare
Iconic Italy
15-Days
FROM
£2,699 Per Person
January - December 2023/2024
UK Airports
  • Rail travel as per itinerary
  • 1 night hotel accommodation with breakfast in Milan
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Como
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Venice
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Sestri Levante
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Florence
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Rome
  • Multi-day Venice Vaporetto Pass
  • Walking tour of Doge’s Palace and the Golden Basilica in Venice
  • Walking tour in Florence
  • Uffizi Gallery tour in Florence
  • Multi-day sightseeing tour in Rome
Gastronomic Capitals of Italy
11-Days
FROM
£1,949 Per Person
January - December 2023/2024
UK Airports
  • Rail travel and reservations where necessary as per itinerary
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Rome including breakfast
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Naples including breakfast
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Florence including breakfast
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Bologna including breakfast
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Parma including breakfast
  • Secret Food Tour in Rome
  • Capri and Blue Grotto Day Tour
  • Uffizi Gallery Tour in Florence
  • Secret Food Tour in Bologna
  • Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese Tasting Tour
Venice, Verona, and Lake Garda
7-Days
FROM
£1,249 Per Person
January - December 2023/2024
UK Airports
  • Rail travel as per itinerary
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Venice
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Verona
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Desenzano
Rome and Cinque Terre
6-Days
FROM
£1,549 Per Person
March - November 2023/2024
UK Airports
  • Rail travel from Rome to Cinque Terre 
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in Rome 
  • 3 nights in a private apartment in Cinque Terre 
  • Small-group tour of Vatican Museums, San Peter’s, and the Sistine Chapel in Rome 
  • Small-group tour of the Colosseum and Roman Forum in Rome 
  • Meet and Greet service in Cinque Terre 
  • 3-day Cinque Terre card 
  • Evening Wine tasting in an ancient wine cellar in Cinque Terre 
  • One hour Pesto making course in Cinque Terre  
  • Private car transfer from Cinque Terre to Pisa airport 
  • The UK to Rome, and Pisa to the UK airfare 
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