11 or 14 days
Rome, Ortona, Rimini Region, Florence
Delve into the history of Rome before moving on to the harbour setting of Anzio, where Allied forces landed in January 1944 to outflank the Germans. Experience Rimini and San Marino, where Canadian forces battled as part of the main offensive on the Gothic Line. Honour the 4,271 Commonwealth servicemen who are buried or commemorated in the Cassino Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery.
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Rome

  • Day 2: Rome

    Meet your Tour Director at your destination
  • Day 3: Rome

    Take a guided tour of Rome

    With your expert local guide you will visit:

    • Roman Forum
    • Colosseum

    Visit the Ardeatine Cave

  • Day 4: Rome

    Take a tour of Vatican City

    With your expert local guide you will visit:

    • Sistine Chapel
    • St. Peter’s Basilica

    Take a self-guided walking tour of Rome

    You will see:

    • Trevi Fountain
    • Pantheon
    • Piazza Navona
    • Spanish Steps
  • Day 5: Rome • Anzio

    Visit the Anzio Museum

    Take a guided tour of Anzio 

    Visit Anzio Beach

  • Day 6: Rome • Montecassino • Ortona

    Visit the Montecassino Abbey

    Take a guided tour of Montecassino

    Visit the Battlefield of Montecassino

    Visit the Cassino WWII Cemetery

  • Day 7: Ortona • Rimini Region

    Take a guided tour of Ortona

    Visit the Ortona War Museum

    See the Tavullia Monument

    Visit the Gradara War Cemetery

  • Day 8: Rimini Region

    Take a guided tour of Rimini and San Marino

    Free time in San Marino

  • Day 9: Rimini region • Florence

    Travel to Florence via Bologna

  • Day 10: Florence • Rome

    Take a guided tour of Florence

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Piazza della Signoria
    • Ponte Vecchio
    • Basilica of Santa Croce
    • Gates of Paradise
  • Day 11: Depart for home

Add 3 more days

  • Day 11: Rome • Palermo

    Fly to Palermo

    Take a guided tour of Palermo

    With your expert local guide you will visit:

    • Cappella Palatina
    • Palazzo dei Normanni
  • Day 12: Palermo • Taormina Region

    Visit the Agira War Cemetery

    Take a guided tour of Taormina

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Taormina Cathedral
    • Palazzo Corvaia

    Visit the ancient theater of Taormina

  • Day 13: Taormina • Rome

    Fly to Rome

    Explore Rome on your own

  • Day 14: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Rome

  • Day 2: Rome

    Meet your Tour Director at your destination
  • Day 3: Rome

    Take a guided tour of Rome

    With your expert local guide you will visit:

    • Roman Forum
    • Colosseum

    Visit the Ardeatine Cave

  • Day 4: Rome

    Take a tour of Vatican City

    With your expert local guide you will visit:

    • Sistine Chapel
    • St. Peter’s Basilica

    Take a self-guided walking tour of Rome

    You will see:

    • Trevi Fountain
    • Pantheon
    • Piazza Navona
    • Spanish Steps
  • Day 5: Rome • Anzio

    Visit the Anzio Museum

    Take a guided tour of Anzio 

    Visit Anzio Beach

  • Day 6: Rome • Montecassino • Ortona

    Visit the Montecassino Abbey

    Take a guided tour of Montecassino

    Visit the Battlefield of Montecassino

    Visit the Cassino WWII Cemetery

  • Day 7: Ortona • Rimini Region

    Take a guided tour of Ortona

    Visit the Ortona War Museum

    See the Tavullia Monument

    Visit the Gradara War Cemetery

  • Day 8: Rimini Region

    Take a guided tour of Rimini and San Marino

    Free time in San Marino

  • Day 9: Rimini region • Florence

    Travel to Florence via Bologna

  • Day 10: Florence • Rome

    Take a guided tour of Florence

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Piazza della Signoria
    • Ponte Vecchio
    • Basilica of Santa Croce
    • Gates of Paradise
  • Day 11: Depart for home

Add 3 more days

  • Day 11: Rome • Palermo

    Fly to Palermo

    Take a guided tour of Palermo

    With your expert local guide you will visit:

    • Cappella Palatina
    • Palazzo dei Normanni
  • Day 12: Palermo • Taormina Region

    Visit the Agira War Cemetery

    Take a guided tour of Taormina

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Taormina Cathedral
    • Palazzo Corvaia

    Visit the ancient theater of Taormina

  • Day 13: Taormina • Rome

    Fly to Rome

    Explore Rome on your own

  • Day 14: Depart for home

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Everything you get

This all-inclusive global experience gives students the chance to explore the world–all at an unbeatable value.
  • Airfare & transportation

    Your flights—covered. Buses, trains, cruise ships, ferries and subways—covered. We take care of getting you around so you can enjoy the ride.

  • Hotels

    Safe, comfortable hotels with private bathrooms will be waiting for you at your destination.

  • Meals

    Traditional breakfasts and dinners bring local flavours to life as part of your tour experience. Lunches are left for you to discover new favourite dishes of your own.

  • Entrances

    Sistine Chapel; St. Peter’s Basilica; Colosseum; Roman Forum; Anzio Beach; Anzio Museum; Montecassino Abbey; Battlefield of Monte Cassino; Cassino WWII Cemetery; Ortona Museum; Tavullia Monument; Gradar Cemetery; Duomo; With extension: Palermo Cathedral; Cathedral of Monreale; Agira War Cemetery; Greek Theater

  • Full-time History Tour Director

    Your dedicated Tour Director, specially trained in Canadian history, stays with you 24/7 to handle all on-tour logistics and provide knowledgeable insights everywhere you go.

  • Historic Commemoration

    You’ll take part in unique and exclusive events, and official ceremonies, that pay tribute to Canadian soldiers, and honour our past in meaningful ways that bring history lessons to life.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert local guides add cultural insight and global perspective on your sightseeing tours.

  • Personalized Learning Support

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project.

  • Continuous Support

    Your dedicated EF team helps you every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travellers to planning and managing your tour.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travellers and their families can count on EF’s dedicated emergency service team.

  • Worldwide Presence

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide so wherever you go, we’re there too.

  • Peace of Mind Program

    Feel secure knowing your group can change their destination or travel dates due to unforeseen circumstances.

Lowest price

Includes airfare, hotels, meals, full-time Tour Director and more.

Risk-free enrolment period: Benefit from added flexibility

If you are currently enrolled, or enrol by December 15, 2021, on a tour with a scheduled departure date between October 1, 2022, and September 30, 2023, you will have will have the option to cancel your tour for any reason by March 1, 2022, for a full refund of 100% of the money paid to EF, including the $199 non-refundable deposit and the cost of the Global Travel Protection Plan if your payments are up to date and your account is in good financial standing.

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