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Program #21310RJ
7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Start of Program
Oct 4, 2014
Coach departs from Hotel Corona at 10:00 am for Assisi.
You will be staying at the Grand Hotel Italia that night.
Location: Orvieto
Nearest city or town: Orvieto
Nearest highway: A1
Nearest airport: Rome Fiumicino
Transportation to site: Enrollment on the Assisi/Orvieto/Umbria extension is for participants who have enrolled and completed the Classic Tuscany program 19715 09/21-10/04. Everyone should be a the hotel Corona d'Italia for coach transfer to Orvieto.

End of Program
Oct 10, 2014
Check out of hotel by 11:00 am. No activities other than departure transfers to Florence airport
You will be staying at the Hotel B&B Novoli the night before.
Location: Florence
Nearest city or town: Florence
Nearest highway: A1
Nearest airport: Florence Peretola
Transportation to site: The last hotel is staged about one mile from the airport; most convenient transportation is by taxi. The reception desk or group leader can call for a taxi. Around EUR 10 per car, maximum 3-4 people and luggage. .
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Centrally located in the pedestrian zone of medieval Orvieto, near the Duomo, Palazzo del Capitano del Popolo and Palazzo dei Congressi. Housed in a 17 C. palace the structure was renovated in 2004 and maintains an antique elegance with modern comforts.

Contact info:
Via Piazza del Popolo, 13
Orvieto, 05018 Italy
phone: +39 0763-342-065
web: www.grandhotelitalia.it

Room amenities: Independent AC/Heat climate control; satellite TV, safe, hair dryer, direct line phone, modem connection.

Facility amenities: 24 hour reception, restaurant, bar, free Wi-Fi in common areas and rooms, an Internet point in the lobby, two fire places in the lounge and lobby, panoramic terrace.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Hotel located near Florence "Amerigo Vespucci" Airport.

Contact info:
Viale Guidoni, 101
Florence, 50127 Italy
phone: +39 055 437 8951
web: www.hotelbb.it/en/hotel-firenze-aeroporto/hotel

Room amenities: Individual climate control; flat screen TV with satellite connection; free Wi-Fi in the room; hairdryer; direct dial telephone.

Facility amenities: Modern business class hotel, free Wi-Fi throughout facility.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: N.A.
For additional nights, please contact Trinity College's agency in Rome: Lavinia Tour at: info.reserv@laviniatour.it or the hotel's on-line reservation site.

Check out time: 11:45 AM

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6 nights of accommodations
16 meals: 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips

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