THE Rome Temple Tour
THE Rome Temple Tour
See the Rome temple in person. Experience this once in a lifetime opportunity as we become part of this world changing event! Italy is the headquarters of western civilization, the cradle of ancient and still powerful religions, European cultures, peoples and one of the birthplaces of the Renaissance. Today, the cultural significance of the country is reflected in the fact that it boasts by far the largest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites (44) in the world. In addition to the Rome temple open house and dedication, experience a tour of some must see locations: explore Rome, Siena, Pisa, Florence, Lucca and Venice. This is a trip you do not want to miss, simply because there won't be another one like this in history! The exact days cannot be established until the Church announces the final dedication date. Reserve your spot with a small advance payment. We warn you, spots are limited.
TOUR DETAILS 24 January-3 February
24 January 2019 - Arrive Rome Italy
Transfer to hotel and remainder of the day at Leisure.
7:00 pm This evening there will be a meet and greet.
25 January 2019 - Rome
Rome, The eternal city - a city steeped in history, vibrantly alive and exciting and absolutely unique! Today we will visit St. Peter's Square, see the Vatican Museum, the Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica.
26 January 2019 - Rome
Today visit the mighty Colosseum, the Pantheon, the Trevi fountain, and the Piazza di Spagna and other sites.
27 January 2019 - Rome
Optional Service Project/or Shopping and free time.
28 January 2019 - Rome Temple Open House - Florence
Today will attend the temple open house. We will have lunch near the temple. There will be an afternoon transfer to Florence.
29 January 2019 - Florence
This Renaissance gem and city of the Medici will keep you enthralled for a whole day. Don't miss out on the included walking tour with a local guide, which includes many of the major plazas and the Duomo. Top off the day with a tour of the Uffizi Gallery and the Accademia.
Already seen Florence? Hike the nearby town of Fiesole with a certified hiking guide. This is the hillside above Florence where Leonardo da Vinci first tried his flying experiment. Enjoy breathtaking views of Florence while you take a dip in the pool as well as visit the ruins of the first settlement in the Florentine Valley.
30 January - Pisa - Lucca
This Morning, drive to Pisa for a visit to its Square of Miracles and the amazing Leaning Tower. Later, head on to Lucca. Where you will enjoy a bike tour of this beautiful city.
31 January - Siena - San Gimignano
Drive this morning to Siena where you will be given a guided tour of the city and then will be given free time to explore on your own. After lunch journey to San Gimignano, one of Tuscany's greatest attractions. Its medieval squares, town walls, streets, alleyways and 14 towers.
1 February - Venice
This morning we will drive to the amazing city of Venice. Venice is more like a marvelous film set than a real live city, with its criss-crossing canals, gondolas and water buses, arched bridges, palaces, and little quiet piazzas. There will be an orientation tour and a once in a lifetime opportunity to ride in a gondola through the grand canal.
2 February 2019 - Venice
This morning you will be free to explore Venice on your own. In the afternoon we will travel by water taxi to the islands of Murano and Burano. Murano is famous for blown glass and Burano is known for its lace. This evening we will have a group farewell dinner.
3 February 2019 - Depart for home
Today sadly you must say goodbye to your new friends and this beautiful country and return home. After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your trip home. Early morning transfers are not a problem.
What this tour includes: Shuttle from Rome airport to hotel at 2 assigned times. Shuttle to Venice airport at the assigned time. Nights of the first to the tenth day in hotel accommodation, double occupancy. Transportation to scheduled visits. Most meals. Guided visits and museum entrances to scheduled appointments, extra schedule activities.
A £500 deposit and an application form are required in order to secure your participation. The total cost of this tour is USD 2100(Family pricing available). Spots are limited so please sign up ASAP. To book please access the link below. We cannot guarantee entrance into the dedication ceremony, but we will visit the temple during the open house. This is not sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, however, we strive to uphold all of the standards brought forth by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Tour leaders are worthy Italian members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.