Welcome to our group trips!
Vuex Travel and Friends In Warwick have partnered up to bring to you trips that are specifically tailored for Jehovah’s Witnesses. Group trips offer brothers and sisters the opportunity to not only travel and explore new places and countries, but to make new friends along the way!
Since our #1 goal is to create clean and spiritual environments for all of our group trips, we ask that all friends who are interested in joining us please fill out the attached form with your congregation information. This information allows us to verify that everyone who will be joining us is an active publisher in good standing. Like 1 Corinthians 10:31 says “Therefore, whether you are eating or drinking or doing anything else, do all things for God’s glory”.
We would like to thank everyone, and we look forward to having you on one of our group trips!
October 21- November 1st , 2020
Welcome all guest!!
Are your ready for an Italian Adventure? During this exclusive group tour, guided by an experienced brother, you will see some of the most fascinating sights in Europe. The tour will begin in the capital of Italy, Rome, and an open air museum city. There, we will travel back 2,000 years. Subsequently, we will visit Tuscany; the amazing city of Florence, heavily smothered in culture. Our final touchdown region will be Venice, where you will experience a Gondola ride within enchanting canals.
Cities we will visit:
- Leaning Tower of Pisa
- Murano / Burano
Day 1-Arrive Rome – Arrive Rome.
Spend time recovering from your travels or take a walk through the city, tracing centuries of art, antiquities and culture before joining your travel companions and director for a welcome reception and orientation drive.
Day 2- Rome
*Bethel visit (if the branch remains open in the City of Rome, if not, we will visit the facilities in Bologna. TBA)
Half Day Rome Biblical Tour-The 3-hour Classic Bible tour that includes:
Moses by Michelangelo
Colosseum from outside
Arch of Constantine
Arch of Titus
Circus Maximus and the initial columns of the Via Appia
Capitol and terrace on the holes
Day 3- Rome Free Day
Enjoy a full free day in Rome or consider spending the day in beautiful Tivoli. Join an Optional Experience to see the exquisite house and gardens of the 16th-century Villa d’Este or Villa Adriana in the closed by Tivoli a marvelous example of Renaissance landscape architecture. As the sun sets over the Seven Hills of Rome, sit on the Spanish Steps and watch the beautiful people, or admire the Trevi Fountain.
Day 4- Rome – Florence –Transfer to Florence
Day 5-Florence – Free Day in Florence to explore the city
Day 6- Florence– Half Day – Wine Tasting tour and sightseeing
Day 7-Florence (Pissa & Lucca) and Venice
Galleria dell’Accademia where you will find the David: a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture created in marble between 1501 and 1504 by the Italian artist Michelangelo. David is a 5.17-metre marble statue of the Biblical hero David, a favored subject in the art of Florence.
Piazzale Michelangelo is a square with a panoramic view of Florence, Italy, located in the Oltrarno district of the city.
Bologna Bethel will be visited if the Rome Bethel location had been moved.
Transfer ride to Venice.
Venice cont’d.- St. Mark’s Campanile is the bell tower of St. Mark’s basilica. It is one of the most recognizable symbols of the city. The Rialto Bridge is the oldest of the four bridges spanning the Grand Canal.
Day 9- Venice Free Day
Burano is 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Venice, a 40-minute trip from St. Mark’s Square by a Venetian water bus, vaporetto. The island is linked to Mazzorbo by a bridge. The current population of Burano is about 2,800. Originally, there were five islands and a fourth canal that was filled to become via e piazza Baldassare Galuppi, joining the former islands of San Martino Destra and San Martino Sinistra.
Murano’s reputation as a center for glassmaking was born when the Venetian Republic, fearing fire and the destruction of the city’s mostly wooden buildings, ordered glassmakers to move their furnaces to Murano in 1291. Murano glass is still associated with Venetian glass.
Day 10-Venice – USA– Flight back to the States.
Of course, you can continue on your own European adventure. Jennifer and Yesenia surely won’t stop the trip in Venice…you can do your own thing in Europe…or fly back to the US. Since each individual is responsible for their own airfare, you may enter Europe anywhere or anytime and you may leave when you like as well.
- Accommodation: 10 nights in 3-star hotels
- Meals: Complimentary breakfast
- Bethel visit: Italian Branch
- Wine Tasting: light lunch and wine tasting in Chianti area
- Transportation: Through bus and train transfer within the city’s described above in Italy.
- NOT Included
- Transport: Airfare
- Insurance: Health and travel (optional)
- Documents: VISA, ESTA, Passport, etc.
- City Public Transportation: Subway, Buses, Trams
- Gratuity: For the host, guides, Drivers and Hotel Staff..Etc.
- Meals: What is not included
- Extras: Everything not mentioned
- Excursions or tours which are not walking tours and or any location with an entrance fee.
Single Occupancy (1 guest in one room): $2,395 per person
Double Occupancy (2 guests in one room): $1,945.00 per person
Triple Occupancy (3 guests in one room): $1,775.00per person
$650.00 per person initial deposit (non-refundable)
02/28/2020 all deposit is due (registration will close)
05/29/2020 50% of trip need to be paid
08/21/2020 Final Payment is Due (No exceptions)
Any money paid is non-refundable and absolutely no cancelation is allowed. If you share a room with someone and that person decides to cancel or not make any further payments for the trip, the guest(s) that is sharing the room is responsible to pay the double or single occupancy prices.
Cancelations fees will be applied if/when cancelation occurs and they are responsible to pay it within 14 business days of cancelation when cancelation occurs 60 days prior to the trip. If cancelation occurs after the 60 days of trip, the guest has 3 business days to pay all cancelation fees and 100% of the cost of the trip. Cancelation is only valid if it’s in a written form and submitted via email and notified the travel agent.
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