The perfect mix of special occasion breaks that promise a first class, once in a Lifetime experience. Whether you or a loved one are celebrating a special birthday, wedding anniversary or just want to explore more of Italy, below are the breaks we recommend.
We have provided a good cross-section of breaks covering the Venice Carnival, Verona and Milan opera, and romantic city breaks. All include top level tickets, private airport transfers and the best hotels in the region.
Our Number 1 experience for celebrating a special birthday or wedding anniversary. Choose from the three unique dining cabins, add the Champagne breakfast, put on your party ...Click for More Details
Take your seats for a very different opera experience. Having chosen your opera, head to the Arena di Verona where your opera evening takes place in a 72AD open-air Roman ...Click for More Details
Il Ballo del Doge is the carnival ball for those wanting a top level VIP experience. Be dressed in one of Antonia Sautter's intricate costumes, before attending the most ...Click for More Details
Nothing says Once in a Lifetime then this! The Venice Simplon Orient Express is the perfect way to arrive in Venice after an overnight of opulence and fine dining. Then arrive in ...Click for More Details
It's impossible not to love this beautiful city. With stunning art on every corner, the iconic Duomo, the best and biggest art gallery in the world (Uffizi), Michelangelo's David ...Click for More Details
Milan's opera house, La Scala is one of the most revered opera houses in the world and deservedly so. Every year La Scala performs world-class operas and ballets from the popular ...Click for More Details
Return to the golden age of the flapper and dinner suits as you travel on the Venice Simplon Orient Express. Be entertained for a night like no other, before departing in ...Click for More Details
Think romance and celebration, think Venice. Whether it's a special occasion or you just want to treat yourself and a loved one, this is the perfect trip.
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The Mascheranda Ball is a party like no other. Be attentively dressed by the one of the finest atelier's in Venice, before you arrive in all your finery for the ball.
If tradition is top of your Venice Carnival package requirements, then the Tiepolo Ball is the one to choose. Learn from the Master of Dance traditional dances including the ...Click for More Details
John has asked me to reply as the trip was a birthday treat for me. I had no idea what was happening up until the morning we deposited our bags at the Belmont Pullman at Victoria Station. It was all wonderful, Pullman; Orient Express and the Hotel Metropole in Venice. Many thanks for making my big birthday surprise truly wonderful.
Just arrived home and I wanted to say that you for a fabulous few days, truly a great way to celebrate Michelle birthday and something that we will never forget.
One of the benefits of this time of year for Italian Short Breaks, is having a bit of a breather in the spring season, and being able to spend that time planning some new fantastic breaks. Sometimes these come from ...Read More
Once in a while there are travel combinations that are just meant to be put together, and bearing this in mind, Italian Short Breaks have now created a new one for you. The first is Milan and Lake Como. From March to ...Read More