11 Day Northern Italy Heritage Journey
Your adventure starts in the planning process when a genealogy expert uncovers your family history. As they follow the trail left behind in historic documents, records and photographs, your tour begins to unfold. Begin your journey in the eternal city of Rome founded in 750 BC. Visit the Vatican City and St. Paul’s Basilica. Marvel at the Sistine Chapel and Michelangelo's iconic 'the Creation of the World'. Visit the UNESCO-listed Colosseum dating back 2000 years and imagine Gladiators battling in front of 80,000 spectators.
Next head to Florence and travel back in time to the Renaissance period. Spot the massive 13th-15th century Florence Cathedral. Set out to the surrounding countryside to discover the beauty of Siena, San Gimignano, and the Chianti countryside before admiring the sunset on the Tuscan hills. Immerse yourself in Langhe's ancestral villages and get a feel for local life with a visit to a local weekly market to taste regional specialties .
The AncestryProGenealogists® Experience with Kensington Tours - Create your own, one-of-a-kind heritage tour with the assistance of a professional genealogist and customized by your Destination Expert. As you follow your family’s footsteps, you'll stay in hand-picked accommodations and have access to private vehicles, drivers, and the best guides.
AncestryProGenealogists® Bronze Research Package
With our Bronze package, the aim is to identify the town where your ancestors lived and provide ideas on what to see when you are in the town or area. Included in this package:
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We create personalized trips based on your preferences, this means no two trips are the same. Our expertise in over 90 countries worldwide means we take on all the complexities and logistics of planning your trip, so you can simply enjoy.
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