Italy: Ready and Waiting for You!

21 Jun 2021

 

There is no longer a need to sit on the sidelines.

Italy is open and ready to serve travelers longing to visit one of the most popular destinations on the globe. Food, wine, architecture, geography, art and more provoke the senses unlike any other. Thanks to Covid-19 tested flights from Delta Air Lines, you can experience the culture and customs of Italy now.

Our knowledgeable and experienced Acendas Travel agents can help you navigate the complex requirements for travel to Europe. There are options to travel to Italy this summer without the need to quarantine. Click here to read more. 

These flights are open to all travelers, regardless of vaccination status. However, it’s possible that vaccines could become a requirement in the future. When you are ready to travel to Italy, we have our favorite hotels and tours.  You get exclusive amenities when you book with Acendas Travel.

Venice:
Hotel: PALAZZO SAN LORENZO

This little gem of 26 rooms opened in March 2019. This 4-star superior property is a perfect location in the heart of the historical center in a quiet area of shops and restaurants. The elegant and comfortable rooms make you feel like a Venetian. The views of the canal, the rooftops and the gondolas passing quietly creates a magical atmosphere. Enjoy amenities like included breakfast buffet and a complimentary mini bar.

Tour: MURANO & BURANO ISLANDS

Visit the islands of Murano and Burano. Depart from the St. Marks waterfront by motor-launch to visit the Island of Murano famous for glass making. Visit the workshop of a Maestro where you can watch the craftsman applying these old glass-blowing techniques. The next stop in your excursion is the picturesque island of Burano. Here you will find a quaint little street full of shops and bakeries. Be sure to try the “Buranelli” biscuits!   Burano is also famous for its lace and brightly colored homes. 

Florence:
Hotel: LEONE BLU SUITES

This charming historical residence is an all- suites (9 suites) hotel which was built in the 15th century and the home of the Ricasoli family- the Baroness lives above the suites! It is located on the Arno River with magnificent views and light coming in through the windows. Located walking distance to all the attractions. Enjoy amenities like included breakfast buffet.

Tour: TUSCAN COOKING CLASS

Begin your day shopping at the Florence Market followed by a traditional Tuscan cooking class. With this course you can learn to cook a typical Tuscan meal. Under the expert guidance of the chef, you will visit the Florence historic market, where you will select the organic ingredients that you will then use to prepare a four- course meal (starter, first course, second course and dessert) in a top class cookery school. The course will be followed by lunch with the dishes you have prepared, accompanied by a good Tuscan wine.

Rome:
Hotel: HOTEL DEGLI ARTISTI

Located in the heart of Rome near Via Veneto and the Spanish Steps, this 31-room, 4-star property is a real find! The décor is a mix of contemporary with a hint of antique, rooms are spotless, and the rooftop is to die for! You are surrounded by green being in the hustle and bustle of Rome!

Relax on the rooftop with an Aperitivo or soak in the jacuzzi gazing at the beauty of Rome. The staff couldn’t be friendlier or more welcoming! Enjoy amenities like included breakfast buffet and a welcome drink upon arrival. 

Tour: ROMAN COLOSSEUM

One of Rome’s main historic landmarks is among the most famous monuments in the world. It was used for gladiatorial fights, wild animal hunts and with the arena filled with water, simulated sea battles. The Palatine Hill is where the city of Rome was founded and the place that became the most exclusive neighborhood where emperors and patrician families built opulent palaces. The Roman Forum was for centuries the center of Roman public and economic life, where the most important structures of the ancient city were located.

What are you waiting for? Italy is ready.