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Discover Italy by Rail & Sail

Posted: September 15, 2023
Category: Special Offers

This luxurious Italian 'Rail & Sail' adventure seamlessly blends the romance of rail with the majesty of the open sea aboard an authentic tall ship, the Star Flyer

Your journey will begin with a 2-night stay in unforgettable Venice. Here, you will have the opportunity to explore the legendary Floating City with a guided tour, witnessing the timeless beauty and rich history along the way.

Next, step aboard a first-class rail journey that will take you through the stunning Italian countryside connecting Venice to Florence and Florence to Rome. Whilst in Florence, the heart of Tuscany, you will have the unique opportunity to source, prepare, and savour a traditional three-course Tuscan meal, all under the expert guidance of a professional chef.

Afterwards, you'll continue your journey to Rome, where the grandeur of the Eternal City awaits. Embarking on a 7-night sailing aboard Star Flyer, you will bask in the romance of tall ship sailing, enjoying the tranquility of the open sea, and the breathtaking vistas of the Mediterranean.

Discover the magic of Italy like never before with this incredible Italian 'Rail & Sail' experience!


Departs 6th May 2024 | 12-night package
2-nights in Venice | 2-nights in Florence | 1-night in Rome | 7-nights aboard Star Flyer

Visiting: Civitavecchia, Port of Rome (Italy) | At Sea | Lipari, Aeolian Islands (Italy) | Messina, Sicily (Italy) | Amalfi (Italy) | Sorrento (Italy) | Ponza, Pontine Islands (Italy) | Civitavecchia, Port of Rome (Italy)

Prices from £3,599.00 per person!

Price includes return flights from London, 2-night stay in Venice, city tour of Venice, 2-night stay in Florence, traditional Tuscan cooking class with chef, 1-night stay in Rome, 1st Class rail between Venice and Florence and Florence and Rome, 7-night full-board sailing aboard Star Flyer, private overseas transfers, and port charges. 


Lead in fare is based on 2 adults sharing a category 6 cabin unless stated otherwise. Includes return flights, full board cruise, hotels where indicated, rail where indicated, tours where indicated, overseas transfers and port charges. Alternative dates and package prices are also available. Single supplement ranges from 50% when booking a category 6 – category 2 cabin and 100% for categories 1 and above for cruise elements, other elements may vary. Please enquire about our guaranteed single rate where allocation is assigned upon embarkation. All prices are correct at time of print, are subject to availability and/or change, and can be withdrawn at any time. Package elements are subject to availability, if element becomes unavailable then Star Clippers will endeavour to find an alternative option. Visits to all ports of call are subject to local government permissions therefore we cannot guarantee disembarkation for UK passengers. Star Clippers cannot be held responsible should government permissions change. It is a requirement that all passengers are covered by appropriate travel insurance for the entire duration of the holiday.

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