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Travel | Pearls of Italy

Pearls of Italy
May 13–May 24, 2017
$4,595 plus airfare, based on double occupancy.
Travel partner: Alumni Holidays, Inc.
Activity Level: 3

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A land of sparkling glacial lakes, Renaissance cities and one of the world’s most influential ancient civilizations, Italy has a wealth of natural beauty and culture. This journey showcases the best of Italy as you travel by train to four different regions. Local guides provide fascinating insight during included excursions. Enjoy a small group of fellow travelers, first-class accommodations and an extensive meal plan, plus wine with dinner.


Tour Highlights:  

  • Begin in the Italian Lakes District in northern Italy.
  • Cruise Lake Maggiore and travel to Milan to marvel at Leonardo da Vinci’s “The Last Supper.”
  • Continue to romantic Venice on the Adriatic Sea. See the Piazza San Marco and other historic highlights.
  • Travel south to Tuscany and explore Florence, birthplace of the Renaissance.
  • Venture to Chianti to sample its renowned wine.
  • Then, as they say, all roads lead to Rome, and your journey concludes in the Eternal City. See the ancient ruins, including the Colosseum and Roman Forum. Local guides provide fascinating insight during included excursions



  • Three nights in Stresa, Italy, at the first-class Hotel La Palma.
  • Two nights in Venice at the first-class Hotel Saturnia & International.
  • Three nights in Florence at the first-class Grand Hotel Baglioni.
  • Two nights in Rome at the first-class Rose Garden Palace.

Contact Information

OSU Alumni Association
204 CH2M HILL Alumni Center
Corvallis, OR 97331
(541) 737-2351
Toll free: (877) OSTATER

Date & Location

Date: 5/13/2017 to 5/24/2017