Heart of Italy Umbria & Tuscany ~ 6 Days
Day 01: Sunday ROME – ORVIETO – TODI – ASSISI Tour start dearting Rome for a delightful journey through rolling hills and arrive Orvieto. A city rich in cultural heritage and fascinating traditions. Continue to Todi with one of the most beautiful views is that of piazza del Popolo. Free time for lunch on your own. After lunch continue to Assisi. Visit the mystic town of St. Fracis. Dinner and Overnight (D)
Day 02: Monday ASSISI – SPELLO – MONTEFALCO – BEVAGNA – CARAPACE – ASSISI After breakfast at depart for SPELLO an ancient small village. On to MONTEFALCO which is on an outcrop overlooking the valleys with sweeping views. Proceed to BEVAGNA, Entering the town through Foligno Gate. One hour visit followed by a lunch includes water/glass of wine or soft drink. Continue to CARAPACE for a Wine tasting with snacks, return to hotel Overnight Assisi.
Day 03: TUESDAY ASSISI – TREVI – ASSISI Depart for TREVI, a small town on a hillside in the heart of Umbria rich in history and art. The visit followed by a TRUFFLE HUNT, forest, hunter and his dog. Light lunch including glass of wine or soft drink. After lunch visit to a Olive Oil Farm with tasting. Overnight Assisi hotel Fontebella in Assisi. Dinner includes water/glass of wine or soft drink.
Day 04: WEDNESDAY ASSISI – DERUTA – CORTONA – MONTE SAN SAVINO – SIENA Visit DERUTA famous for it’s ceramics, CORTONA town of medieval alleyways, and wonderful views. Proceed to MONTE SAN SAVINO visit and enjoy lunch in a cellar and Vineyard visit. SIENA, where you will enjoy a visit of the old city centre. You will be walking along the medieval streets admiring splendid palaces. The sightseeing tour will end in the Piazza del Campo. This is one of the most beautiful squares in the world and site of the famous 600 years old horse-race, called “Il Palio”. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Siena
Day 05: THURSDAY SIENA – SAN GIMIGNANO – MONTEPULCIANO – PIENZA – ROME Depart for SAN GIMIGNANO, a tiny city that has remained intact through the centuries; situated on a hilltop and famous for its numerous towers, frescoes and other art treasures. Proceed to MONTEPULCIANO, an ancient village, famous for producing one of the oldest wines of Italy, the “Nobile di Montepulciano”. You will stop for a visit to a wine cellar and experience a tasting of wines and local products like ham, cheese, and salami, will continue p to PIENZA, a Renaissance town built under known for its pecorino cheese. Back to Rome where we will arrive at about 18.00. Private transfer to Hotel overnight.
Day 06: ROME After breakfast departure, private transfer to Rome airport or Rail Station.
- Accommodation at 4* hotels centrally located - 3 Nights Assisi - 1 Night Siena 1 Night Rome
- Daily Breakfast
- Three Dinners with beverages
- Four Wine Tastings or Lunch with local products
- Multilingual Tour Escort
- Rome Arrival Transfer Day 5 End of tour to Hotel
- Private transfer departing Rome To Airport or Rail Station
- Truffle Hunt Experience
- Truffle Hunt
- Vat & Service Charge
- Tour Escort Service, City Visits - Local Guides
- City taxes to be paid directly at the hotels
- Any item that has not been mentioned in the “Included”
2018 Rates & Guaranteed Departures Dates (Sundays) 08 April - 21 Oct Fridays)
|Apr 08 to Oct 21||$1575||$2020||$1530|
4* Hotels Or Similar
- 3 Nights Assisi Hotel Fonterella
- 1 Siena Area Hotel Montaperti
- 1 Night Rome Principessa Isababella, Hosianum Palace
Price per person in Canadian Dollars 2018,
All rates and hotel availability subject to change. High season surcharges may apply