Eat, Dream & Love by Rail | 6 Days

Jump to Section
TRIP IN BRIEF

Eat, Dream & Love by Rail

From $1,059 AUD
  • 6 Days
  • Cities Visited

    Rome, Bologna, Verona

    Age Range:
    0 to 99
    Languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian
    Type: Package, Self Guided Tours

Or contact your local travel agent.

Italy
Speak to our Italy Expert - Dannielle

Dannielle has travelled extensively throughout Croatia, Greece, Italy and Slovenia. Speak to her now.

Book with security & flexibility
  • Trust & Confidence

    We’ve been around for over 30 years, and are a licensed member of the Australian Federation of Travel Agents and the Council of Australian Tour Operators.

  • Largest Selection

    We have the largest range of quality tours, packages and cruises in the Mediterranean and Middle East; carefully selected by our specialised product experts.

  • Expert Knowledge

    Collectively, our team have travelled to every destination we feature – ensuring you always have the best and most up to date advice in choosing your perfect holiday experience.

  • 24/7 Support

    Our team is available via phone, email or online chat. We also have a 24/7 team of experts based in each country we feature, to assist during your travels.

Tour at a Glance

Tour at a Glance

Travel around Italy on this 6 day independent rail package

  • 5 nights accommodation in 3-star or 4-star hotels
  • 2nd class high speed train tickets
  • Rail package with daily departures
  • Hop on hop off ticket in Bologna
  • Visit the spectacular Verona Arena
  • Start Point:
  • End Point:
  • Stops:
  • Map is an indication of destinations visited and may not depict the exact route taken.

Itinerary

Make your own way to Rome Termini to board your high-speed train to Bologna Centrale. The journey takes about 2h 30m. After arriving, check-in to your hotel (subject to check-in times) and enjoy free time to explore the city, a one-day hop-on / hop-off panoramic bus ticket being included with multilingual audio guide. Tasting of local products is included as well. Overnight in Bologna.

Breakfast at the hotel, then free day to continue exploring Bologna or to take advantage of one of the many optional experiences possible. This area is known as the Italian ‘Food Valley’, and there are many options for food enthusiasts: you can participate in a Bolognese cooking class with lunch at the home of a real ‘sfoglina’, one of those ladies who still make egg pasta by hand according to the local ancient recipe. For those who are fond of fast cars and motorcycles, however, this is also the ‘Motor Valley’ of Italy, home to historic brands such as Ferrari, Ducati and Lamborghini. You can visit their factories and museums. Overnight in Bologna.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

After breakfast at the hotel, you can still spend some time visiting Bologna. You can climb the 500 steps of the Asinelli Tower, to enjoy a view of the city from above, or take the panoramic train to San Luca (the hill overlooking Bologna) with a multilingual audio guide and taste a local product. Then we board the high-speed train to Verona Porta Nuova; the journey takes less than 1 hour. Depending on the time of arrival, in Verona you can start exploring the city on a presentation walk with a local guide, or you can learn how to prepare the real Italian traditional ice cream in a funny practical class. Overnight in Verona.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

Breakfast at the hotel, then day dedicated to visiting the city: a skip-the-ine entrance ticket is included to a selfguided visit of the Arena of Verona on one’s own, one of the largest open-place theatres in the world and the main attraction of the city. You can continue to discover what the city offers through one of the many optional visits such as a bicycle tour in the historic centre or you can opt for a food tour and taste local products and wines in the historic shops of Verona. Alternatively, you can choose an excursion outside the city with transport included, to discover the wonderful vineyards of the province, such as the precious Valpolicella Amarone. Overnight in Verona.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

After breakfast at the hotel, you can still spend some time visiting Verona or take an optional trip to the Garda Lake with a stop in Sirmione and a boat ride on the lake. Then we board the high-speed train to Rome Termini: the journey takes about 3h 30 ‘. Depending on the arrival time, it is possible to have a half day at disposal in Rome to discover the city or join an optional activity Overnight in Rome.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

Breakfast at the hotel, before checking-out. End of our services.

Meals Included:
Breakfast

Want to read this later?

Download this trip's brochure as a PDF.

What’s included?

2 Nights accommodation in Bologna

2 Nights accommodation in Verona

1 Night accommodation in Rome

Touring with Multilingual speaking guide

Tours as per itinerary

5 Breakfasts

2nd class high speed train ticket from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale station

2nd class high speed train ticket from Bologna Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova station

2nd class high speed train ticket from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini station

Optional tours: (to be booked and paid for locally)

  • Day 2:
    • Cooking class in Bologna with a real ‘sfoglina’ (semi-private)
    • Bologna Walking tour (private)
    • Ferrari full day from Bologna (small group)
  • Day 3:
    • Asinelli Tower & Food Tasting (regular)
    • Train to San Luca & Picnic Box (regular)
    • Verona Walking tour (small group or private)
    • Ice cream making class (semi-private)
  • Day 4:
    • Verona Bike Tour (small group)
    • Verona food & wine walking tour (small group)
    • Visit to the Amarone cellars with tasting (semi-private)
  • Day 5:
    • Excursion to Sirmione with a boat trip on the Garda Lake (semi-private)
    • Guided tour of the Colosseum & the Roman Forum (small group)
    • Guided tour of the Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel (small group)
    • Cooking class (small group)
    • Rome Walking tour (private)
    • Guided Tour with E-bike (small group)
    • Rome Catacombs (small group)

Optional upgrade to 1st class train ticket – $60 AUD per person. Available to select at time of booking.

Skip the line entrance ticket to the Verona Arena – ticket only without guide service – not available on Monday

Daily Hop On Hop Off ticket in Bologna, including audio guide with commentary

Walking tour & street food in Naples

Transfers from/to the rail stations

Tourist city, to be paid on the spot

Lunches and dinners

Porterage service

Optional tours and experiences

Passport and visa fees

Any items of a personal nature

Pricing & Availability

Filter Dates
2022
2023
Departing Ending
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request
$1,059pp
Book
Superior On Request
$1,175pp
Book
Rome Rome  
From $1,059 per person
class status      
Standard On Request