Romans and the Renaissance
The beauty of the Tuscan countryside, the magnificent monuments of Rome, the splendor of St. Peter's, and the inspired art of the Renaissance make travel in Italy a wonderful experience. Our itinerary finds us enjoying the delights of one of Tuscany's most charming walled cities for our extended six night stay surrounded by the rolling hills of this enchanted region. In Rome-the Eternal City-we see the splendors of the Roman Empire and gaze at the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican City. Join us as we study the lives of Peter and Paul, examine Paul’s letter to the Romans, and enjoy the wonderful treasures of beautiful Italy!
ADULT ENRICHMENT TOURS
12 Day Tour | Romans and the Renaissance
Journey to a land filled with legendary culture, artistic creativity, and beautiful landscapes. We will begin our tour in the Italian countryside in Tuscany and Umbria and conclude with an exploration of magnificent Rome, the Eternal City. As we travel through this land—both ancient and modern—we will spend time together in the Word, focusing on Paul’s letter to the Christian community of first century Rome.
COLLEGE ACADEMIC TRAVEL PROGRAMS
Italy Empire and Rebirth
Toward the end of the 14th century AD, a handful of Italian thinkers declared that they were living in a new age. Experience for yourself the results of this rebirth of learning and literature, art and culture. In addition to the art of Michaelangeo and Leonardo da Vinci, see the architecture of the Ponte Vecchio, Il Duomo, Trevi Fountain and the Sistine Chapel. As you go, wander the streets, eat a pizza, and experience the monuments like no history book can cover.
The Greco-Roman World
The culture, society, and history of the Greco-Roman world is the foundation of our modern world. Walk in the footsteps of King Agamemnon, Plato, Pericles, the Apostle Paul, Caesar Augustus, and Cleopatra as you explore the art, history, and religion of these two great civilizations.
HIGH SCHOOL TRAVEL PROGRAMS
Classics and Renaissance | Italy
Gain a firsthand understanding of the western tradition. This trip will be filled with wonderful fellowship as we share in authentic Italian meals. We will marvel at the creativity of the renaissance as we gaze at the masterworks of artists such Michelangelo and Raphael and the architectural monuments of Florence, Pisa, Siena and Rome.
Treasures of Western Civilization | Greece and Italy
Explore the great treasures of Western Civilization, from Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel to the Oracle of Apollo in Delphi. Spend four nights in Athens and three nights in Rome as you trace three thousand years of Greco-Roman heritage.
Customize a tour for your group!
One thing that makes us different than other travel operators is our excitement to work with you to personalize an itinerary for your specific group. We want to partner with you to create a narrative that will enhance your church or school's curriculum.