14 Days from $2525
ANTHRO TOURS HIGHLIGHTS
Explore the Basilica di Santa Maria
Day Trip to the Galleria dell'Accademia
Visit to the Leonardo DaVinci Museum of Science & Technology
Trip Type: Archaeology, Renaissance Studies
Activity Level: Moderate
Days 1-4: Rome
After arriving in Rome, we'll spend our first day visiting St. Peter's Basilica and Campo di Fiori to learn about the influence of religion on Renaissance Italy.
We'll then spend our second full day learning about the impact of the end of the Roman Empire on the Italian peninsula with visits to the Roman Colosseum and the Basilica di Santa Maria.
For our final day in Rome, we'll learn about Rome's place in the art history of the Italian Renaissance with visits to the Sistine Chapel and the Villa Farnesina.
Days 5-7: Florence
After taking a train to Florence, we'll spend the afternoon walking the halls of the Galleria Degli Uffuzi.
We'll then spend our first full day in Florence on a day trip to explore the Galleria dell'Accademia- home to the world-famous statue of David.
Participants will then get a day to freely explore Florence and its art, culture, and history on their own.
Days 8-10: Genoa
After taking a train to Genoa, we'll spend the afternoon visiting the art inside the Genoa Cathedral.
We'll then spend our first full day in Genoa on a day trip to nearby Bogliasco to explore the architecture, food, and beautiful beaches of this seaside retreat.
For our second full day in Genoa, we'll explore the maritime history of the Renaissance with visits to the Galata Maritime Museum and the Casa di Colombo.
Days 11-14: Milan
After taking a train to Milan, we'll spend the afternoon exploring the crypts of San Bernardino Ossuary.
We'll then have a Divinci day in Milan visiting the Leonardo DaVinci Museum of Science & Technology and Leonardo's Horse statue.
We'll then spend our last day of the trip seeing some final masterpieces of Italian Renaissance art at the Pinacoteca di Brera.
Itineraries and daily schedules are subject to change. We expect to do everything listed in the itinerary, though the order may be rearranged based on weather or other local conditions.