Travel by train through rolling Tuscan countryside between two of Italy's greatest cities and save 40% in the process. For £269 per person, you get two nights in Rome and two nights in Venice with this offer from Citrus Holidays.
Here's what's included:
Depart on 17-18, 24-25 June; 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22 July; 12, 19, 26 August; 2-3, 8, 16-17, 23-24, 30 September; 1, 7-8, 14-15 October.
It's an extra £30 to travel on 23, 29 July; 5, 13, 20, 27 August.
The trip starts in Rome with a stay at the brand-new Excel Hotel Roma Montemario. The hotel is three miles from the Trevi Fountain and the Spanish Steps, and a short bus ride from Vatican City. Rooms overlook the Monte Mario Natural Reserve and offer free Wi-Fi, and hotel facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, a gym and a restaurant.
Next, you'll stay at the Hotel Delfino on the lively Corso del Popolo in Mestre, 15 minutes from St Mark's Square. There's a bus stop right outside to take you into the centre of Venice, with its network of bridges, canals and surrounding islands.
Checked baggage is from an extra £35 per 15kg. Transfers are not included, but each city is easily accessible by bus from the airport.