Best of Tuscany ~ 7 Days
There is a lot to see and do in Tuscany. One of the must see is Michelangelo’s David. Wonder through the magical streets of this renaissance city. Get lost in the Uffizi Gallery. Explore the beautiful Tuscan Countryside. Visit the town of Montepulciano the Brunello and Montalciono wine territory. Join our small group tour. Maximum 16 guests.
Day 1 Florence: Sunday arrival Meet & Greet private airport transfers. Late afternoon meet your tour guide welcome briefing continue with a walking orientation tour of city. Overnight Florence.
Day 2 Florence: Today will you travel to Siena. Travel through the breathtaking beautiful hills of Chianti. Once you reach Siena you will enjoy a guided walking tour to discover Piazza del Campo exploring quieter backstreets. And learn about the history of Siena. Your journey continues to San Gimignano, celebrated for its medieval skyscrapers, high walls and narrow streets. Free time to explore San Gimignano. Late afternoon Tuscan Hills and Chianti. Visit the cellars of a Noble Villa and Enjoy a Tuscan Dinner and Wine Tasting. Coming back to Florence, stop at Piazzale Michelangelo Belvedere, for a breathtaking view of Florence.
Day 3 Florence: Today explore Picturesque Florence visit the market of San Lorenzo. In the afternoon, meet your guide in the hotel and get ready to explore the heart of this renaissance city. the town. Visit Piazza Della Signoria, walk by the Palazzo Vecchio, the Duomo with Giotto’s bell tower, Ponte Vecchio. Ending at the Academia with the masterpiece of Michelangelo: the statue of David.
Day 4 Florence: Discover Ancient Tuscan tastes and secrets from our Chef’s on Italian cooking In the morning, take a little walk in the city center and visit Florence Farmers’ Market and discover all its beautiful colors and authenticity, getting to know the butchers, bakers and farmers which Florentines buy their ingredients from. Later, reach a fascinating villa in the Chianti countryside here you will learn about Tuscan food and prepare your dishes under the attentive guidance of an expert Chef. Lesson follows with Lunch + Wine tasting of 3 wines and a visit of a boutique winery in Chianti. Return to Florence late afternoon and overnight.
Day 5 Cortona: Departure for Pienza, arrive and time to walk the city centre of this charming village. Continue to Montepulciano nestled in the Val D’Orica. Guided visit this Tuscan medieval village, known worldwide for its Vino Nobile. Lunch is served at a local Trattoria, dishes of local products paired with a wine tasting. Continue to Cortona area arrive late afternoon Overnight Borgo Il Melone near Cortona.
Day 6 Cortona: Today a leisure day to enjoy your country Estate. Relax in their gorgeous garden, or a 10 minute walk into Cortona, or suggest a cooking class with the resident chef of the Estate. Tonight enjoy a farewell dinner paired with Tuscan Wines. Overnight near Cortona.
Day 7 Departure: Independent Transfer.
- Private Arrival Transfers in Florence
- Welcome briefing
- Six night accommodation, breakfast included
- Tour Escort Service
- Guided Visit Heart of Florence skip the Line Entry Academia, Michelangelo's David
- Guided Visit Siena & San Gimignano with dinner in Chianti
- Cooking Lesson with in Tuscany with winery visit and farmer's market. An exclusive apron from a traditional Tuscan weaving factory
- Full Day Driver Guide Tour of Montepulciano and Pienza with wine tasting in Montepulciano. Return to hotel.
- Farewell dinner at your estate.
|APR 29, MAY 6, 20, JUN 3, 17, JUL 1, SEP 9, 23||$2860||$4160||$2680|
|JUL 15, 19||$2660||$3930||$2485|
|AUG 12, 26||$2660||$3930||$2485|
- Flights; Tips and gratuities; City Tax ( paid locally) Items & expenses of a personal nature and any items that have not been mentioned in the “ Includes” Rates subject to change.
- Code: VITSMG18
- Small Group Guaranteed Departures
- Duration: 7 Nights
Price per person in Canadian Dollars, Minimum 2 passengers
All rates and hotel availability subject to change. High season surcharges may apply