COMPARE OUR DELUXE & CLASSIC BUDGET TOURS

Travel to several of our exotic destinations with us on our small group departures and travel in style. Choose from our Deluxe Hotels or Classic Budget Hotels and choose your group size.

 


 

Our Deluxe True Small Group Italy Tour Features:

4- and 5-Star Deluxe Hotels & our Villa hotel in Tuscany located in the very Heart of the Cities and Towns. Deluxe tour features include:

  • Hotels feature world-class amenities, larger rooms and lobbies
  • Private bathrooms with showers and some baths
  • Air-Conditioned Guest Rooms
  • Full, Hot Daily Breakfast
  • True Heart of City Location
  • Professional Local Guides
  • Magic Portage of Your Luggage
  • Walking the Hearts of Cities & Towns
  • Special Access
  • Story Land & Sea® Exclusives
  • Your professional, fully trained Tour Captain is with you throughout the tour.

Published Rate: Payable by credit card or check. See pricing table.
Single Supplement: $1,749

Our Heart of City Hotels
There is a difference between centrally located hotels and Story Land & Sea®'s Heart of City Hotels - compare with mainstream tour companies and you'll see we mean what we say. Our deluxe hotels feature large rooms, private bathrooms, air conditioning, and all the amenities of modern luxury properties.

Lunches: One (1) lunch is included at our estate in Tuscany. All other lunches are optional, however, our Tour Captains offer great, affordable options for you everyday.

Our Deluxe Dining Plan:
Five (5) Dinners included. Our Tour Captains will invite you to join them to unique restaurants each night even when dinner is optional.

Travel Protection is not included. Story Land and Sea recommends that you purchase a travel protection plan to help protect you and your travel investment against the unexpected. Travelex plans include coverage for Trip Cancellation, Trip Interruption, Emergency Medical and Emergency Evacuation/Repatriation, Trip Delay, Baggage Delay and more. Click here to get a quote and purchase on their website.

Remember, you are responsible to arrive at the point of tour origination. If you are delayed your vacation may be at risk. You can cancel your vacation with a 100% refund up to 90 days prior to departure. Within 90 days you will begin receiving penalties per the terms of the Tour Application should you have to cancel.

Gratuities Included: Gratuities are provided for your Local City Tour Guides, Tour Drivers, Restaurant and Hotel Staff. Customary gratuities for your Tour Captain are not included and should be extended on a voluntary, individual basis.

Airfare is not included. Airfare arrangements made by Story Land & Sea® are considered a completely separate booking from your land vacation.

That's it: everything else excluding personal item purchases is included.


 

Our Classic Budget True Small Group Italy Tour Features:

Superior Tourist or Classic Budget Hotels & Villa hotel located in the Heart of the Cities and Towns. Classic Budget features include:

  • Hotels feature private bathrooms with showers, typical European-sized rooms, small lobbies
  • Air-Conditioned Guest Rooms
  • Daily Continental Breakfast
  • Within seconds of Deluxe Hotels
  • Professional Local Guides
  • Magic Portage of Your Luggage
  • Walking the Hearts of Cities & Towns
  • Special Access
  • Story Land & Sea® Exclusives
  • Your professional, fully trained Tour Captain is with you throughout the tour.

Published Rate: Payable by credit card or check. See pricing table.
Single Supplement: $949

Exploration & Immersion: Enjoy the same great sightseeing as our Deluxe package with our professional guides and, yes, you go inside to the venues per the itinerary.

Lunches: One (1) lunch is included at our estate in Tuscany. All other lunches are optional, however, our Tour Captains offer great, affordable options for you everyday.

Classic Budget Dinner Plan:
Welcome Dinner in Venice Included. Consider upgrading to a total of Five (5) Dinners Included Plan for an optional supplement of $390/person. This adds four (4) more dinners to your experience for a total of five (5) included dinners.

On Welcome and Farewell Dinners the rate to opt-in while on tour is $130 per person collected by credit card and includes the entire dinner experience.

Classic Budget Hotel Rooms: Superior Tourist Hotel rooms are small, but safe and located in the hearts of the towns and villages. The rooms feature private bathrooms (typically small, European style lodging with some bathrooms featuring only a shower) with included breakfast.

About the Classic Breakfast: Classic Superior Tourist Hotel breakfasts include a standard Italian experience with most offering coffee, juice and pastries.

Gratuities Included:Gratuities are provided for your Local City Tour Guides, Tour Drivers, Restaurant and Hotel Staff. Customary gratuities for your Tour Captain are not included and should be extended on a voluntary, individual basis.

Airfare is not included. Airfare arrangements made by Story Land & Sea® are considered a completely separate booking from your land vacation.