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Read the following tour information about a trip to Rome, then answer the 'True or False' questions.

Day 1
The flight leaves from Heathrow at 11am (please be at the meeting point two hours before) and flies directly to Rome. From the airport a coach will take you to your 5-star hotel in Piazza Barberini.   Welcome drinks and snacks will be served in the foyer on arrival. The rest of the evening is free for you to unpack and relax. Please make your own dinner arrangements.

Day 2
After breakfast an air-conditioned coach will leave from outside the hotel at 9am promptly. Our first stop will be at the Vatican where we will take a 3-hour guided tour. Please dress appropriately if you wish to enter. You will be given a further hour to explore or do some gift shopping before we get back on the coach.
Lunch will be taken at a traditional Italian restaurant (drinks not included). After lunch the coach will take us on a guided tour of the city stopping at the Coliseum, the Pantheon and the Spanish Steps.
We will arrive back at the hotel at around 6. You will have to make your own dinner arrangements.
At 8 you will be taken to a performance of ‘Tosca’ at the Royal Opera House.

Day 3
After breakfast an air-conditioned coach will leave from outside the hotel at 9am promptly. You will be taken on a half-day excursion of ‘Roman’ Rome including Piazza del Campidoglio, Piazza Venezia and The Trajan's Column. For lunch you will try authentic Roman food cooked in the historical way.
This will be followed by a free evening.

Day 4
Departing at 8 am, you will be taken around the largest outdoor market in Rome. You will have to make your own lunch arrangements. The coach will take you from the meeting point to the National Museum of Rome at 2pm. At 5pm you will be taken back to the hotel for your free dinner and an evening of entertainment within the hotel.

Day 5
Free-day or optional excursion to Umbria wine region. This is a full-day excursion (including lunch) which departs at 7am, arrives in Umbria at noon and returns to the hotel by 6pm. A farewell dinner including free champagne will be held at the hotel.

Day 6
Depart from the hotel at 7am. The return flight departs at 10am and arrives in Heathrow at 1pm local time.

In the travel agency - booking a package holiday Q&A

  • You should be at the airport ready to depart at 11am.

  • You should be careful of what you wear on day two.

  • You will have free time in the afternoon on day 2.

  • On day 2 you must buy your own lunch.

  • The trip on day 3 takes all day.

  • All dinners are included on this tour.

  • You not have to go on the trip on day 5.

  • The excursion on day 5 arrives in Umbria at midday.