7-Day Flash Family Adventure in Rome and Venice

Unleash Your Family's Inner Explorer in Italy

This jam-packed itinerary, designed for adventurous families with teens, will bring Italy's rich history to life.

  • Discover the glorious days of ancient Rome as you explore its magnificent landmarks.
  • Wander through Venice's labyrinthine alleyways, where every corner whispers stories of gondoliers and hidden treasures.
  • Create lasting memories as your family delves into ancient ruins, glides through Venetian canals, and devours delicious pasta under the starlit skies.

We're happy to tailor your adventure to your family's interests. Adjust the schedule, explore diverse culinary experiences, or let us plan a special themed event, whether it's celebrating a birthday, marking an anniversary, or keeping little explorers entertained.



from US$3,122 p/p*

Best For:

Families with teenagers

Best Time:

Apr.-Jul./ Sep.- Oct.


International on request

Cancellation Policy:

100% Refund 22 Days before Arrival

*The price is based on a private tour for 3adults with 1 child during the low tourist season: Nov.-Feb.

Rome and Venice Journey Map 

7-Day Flash Family Adventure in Rome and Venice

Rome and Venice Private Family Tour (Suggested Route)

Day Highlights
Explore Rome and the Vatican's Highlights
Take a high-speed train to Venice
Experience Venice on boats
Seeking the perfect vacation for your adventurous teenagers? Look no further! This jam-packed itinerary is the ideal one to explore Italy's rich history and cultural treasures.
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Tour Highlights

Discover Rome's ancient grandeur and Venice's hidden gems at your pace with bespoke private tours and comfortable transfers.
The Colosseum at sunrise
Immerse yourself in the Colosseum's captivating history and legendary battles with priority access and a private guide.
The Colosseum at sunrise
Prepare to be captivated as you witness Michelangelo's masterpiece, "The Creation of Adam", in the Sistine Chapel.
The Creation of Adam in Sistan Chapel
Explore the Vatican Museums' galleries with priority access and witness awe-inspiring masterpieces around every corner.
Salarotonda ceiling inside the Vatican Museums
Wander through Rome's piazzas, adorned in Baroque splendor with fountains whispering echoes of emperors and artisans.
the Trevi Fountain in Rome
Journey through the heart of Italy as you effortlessly traverse the Italian countryside aboard a high-speed train.
high speed train in Italy
Cruise through Venice's winding canals on a gondola, and let yourself be transported to a magical world of romance and history.
Venice Gondola Ride
Explore Venice's Lagoon islands and marvel at the brightly painted houses that add splashes of vibrant colors.
colorful houses on the island of Burano

Suggested Itinerary for Inspiration

Your preferences design the real journey. We're ready to create a wonderful Italy family tour for you.

Day 1
Rome Arrival
the driver meet clients in the airportPrivate transfer to your hotel
  • Welcome to historic Rome! Your friendly driver will be waiting for you in the arrivals hall at Rome Fiumicino Airport.
  • Upon your arrival at Rome Airport, relax and travel in comfort as your private transfer whisks you away to your Rome hotel.
Day 2
Rome | Discover the Vatican and Rome's Secrets
Scenic view of Roman Colosseum interior at sunsetScenic view of the Roman Colosseum interior
  • Your private driver greets you and whisks you away to the Vatican, where your expert guide awaits for a 7-hour tour.
  • Lose yourself in the grandeur of the Vatican Museums, where artistic masterpieces like Laocoon and Apollo captivate your senses. Let the intricate frescoes and sparkling gems of the Gallery of Maps and Gallery of the Candelabra dazzle your senses.
  • Be awestruck by the Sistine Chapel and feel the weight of Michelangelo's genius as "The Creation of Adam" sweeps across the ceiling.
  • Following your Colosseum exploration, your private transfer whisks you back to the heart of the Eternal City.
  • Step into the Colosseum's hallowed arena, where epic battles unfolded, and feel the echoes of gladiators still resonating in the air.
  • Journey onwards to the Arch of Constantine, a triumphal testament to Roman power. Delve into the vibrant history of the Roman Forum as you wander across the verdant slopes of Palatine Hill.
  • Conclude your day with a comfortable transfer back to your hotel.
Day 3
Rome | Walk Through the Beautiful Piazzas
Piazza Navona in RomePiazza Navona in Rome
  • Embark on a captivating 3-hour walking odyssey through the most beautiful piazzas in Rome, led by your expert guide.
  • Meet your professional guide at Piazza San Pantaleo and take a leisurely stroll to admire the majestic Bernini's fountains in Piazza Barberini.
  • Delve into the secrets of the Trevi Fountain and explore the Michelangelo-influenced Piazzale del Campidoglio on Capitoline Hill.
  • Pass by Piazza Mattei in the Jewish Ghetto and take a look at the iconic Turtle Fountain.
  • Let the captivating hum of Campo de Fiori draw you into its bustling market before unraveling the artistic threads woven within the majestic fountains of Piazza Navona.
  • Conclude your artistic adventure with a stroll back to your hotel.
Day 4
Rome - Venice | Journey Through the Heart of Italy
High speed train in ItalyEnjoy a high-speed train ride to Venice
  • Unwind and explore Rome one last time before your driver whisks you away to Roma Termini train station for a high-speed train to Venice.
  • Glide through the canals in a private motorboat to your Venice hotel upon arriving at Santa Lucia train station.
  • Embrace the rest of your Venetian adventure and savor your first taste of the city, getting lost in the labyrinthine alleyways, admiring the gondolas gliding by, or lingering over a sumptuous Venetian meal.
Day 5
Venice | Admire Venice's Beauty on a Gondola
Venice Piazza San Marco distance view from a GondolaPiazza San Marco distance view from a Gondola
  • Immerse yourself in the magic of Venice with a 2.5-hour highlights tour led by an expert guide.
  • Discover the heart of Venice at Piazza San Marco that's home to the iconic Basilica di San Marco and Doge's Palace.
  • Pass by the hidden gems of Venice, such as the La Fenice Theater, Palazzo Fortuny, and Scala di Bovolo.
  • Gaze upon the shimmering waters of the Grand Canal from the iconic Rialto Bridge and feel the ancient stones beneath your feet.
  • Let the sights and sounds of Venice serenade you as you glide through the canals, past grand palazzos and romantic bridges on a half-hour gondola ride.
  • Wrap up the tour with a stroll back to your hotel, soaking in the city's final sights and sounds.
Day 6
Venice | Explore Venice Lagoon Islands
Beautiful view on Murano Island, VeniceBeautiful view on Murano Island
  • Cast off on a 4-hour islands hopping voyage through the Venice Lagoon with your Knowledgeable guide.
  • Glide past the lagoon's serene waters, verdant islands, and charming fishing villages as you journey to Murano, home to the majestic Cathedral of St. Donato.
  • Meander through Murano at your own pace, perhaps witnessing the captivating work of expert glass blowers at a nearby factory.
  • Sail onwards to the colorful island of Burano, where brightly painted houses add splashes of vibrant charm to every corner, ready to captivate you.
  • Your private boat will whisk you back to the Venice hotel, ready to carry the magic of the islands with you.
Day 7
Venice | Departure
Bridge of SighsBridge of Sighs in Venice
  • Savor the sights of a new day Venetian sunrise before gliding through the canals to your departing flight.

Hand-picked Hotel

Grand Hotel Palace Rome
Grand Hotel Palace Rome
Palazzo Veneziano Venice
Palazzo Veneziano Venice

Price Includes

*Price from: $2,462 per child, $3,122per adult

*The price is based on a family of 3 adults and 1 child below 12 years old staying in 4-star hotels during the low tourist season(Nov.- Feb). We can offer an even more competitive price than the one stated if your family consists of 6 or more members. (tour code: gh-it-2)

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