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Grand Tour 2019

Itinerary with Pictures and Links

Here are the 2019 printable poster and printable brochure (here is the link to the relevant page from the International Programs Center).

19 June: Depart from USA to ITALY

20 June: Arrive Milan

  • Students arrive at airport, bus to Milano Centrale
  • Check in to Hotel Central Station (+39 02 6707 1766, Via Giovanni Battista Sammartini 15, Milano 20125)
  • Orientation: set up cell phones
  • Dinner: Trattoria da Abele
  • Sleep: Hotel Central Station

21 June: Milan

  • Lunch: Un Posto a Milano
  • Visit: metro, Duomo, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Castello Sforzesco
  • Dinner: Pizzeria Spontini
  • Opera: Verdi’s I Masnadieri at Teatro alla Scala
  • Sleep: Hotel Central Station

22 June: Milan-Padua

  • Lunch: Bistro Milano Centrale
  • Train: Milano Centrale — Padova (Frecciarossa 9731)
  • Check in to Hotel alla Fiera (+39 049 875 5094, Via Ugo Bassi, 20 Padova 35131)
  • Orientation: walking tour
  • Dinner: Trattoria da Nane della Giulia
  • Sleep: Hotel alla Fiera

23 June: Padua (+Veneto)

  • 7:45am, meet at the stairway of the Portello, Lungoargine Piovego 2, to take Il Burchiello from Padova to Venice (arrival circa 17:30)
  • Dinner: Birraria al Corte (Venice)
  • Return to Padua by bus

24 June: Padua-Bologna

  • Tour of University of Padua 
  • Lunch: Pedrocchi
  • Train: Padova — Bologna Centrale (InterCity 595)
  • Check in to We Bologna (+390510397900, Via de’ Carracci 69/14, Bologna 40129)
  • Dinner: WellDone
  • Sleep: We Bologna

24 June – 13 July: Bologna

13-20 July: Naples

20-26 July: Rome

26 July: Depart for USA

Honors Extension of Grand Tour

31 July: Depart for USA