Tuscany, a land of free municipalities


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7 days ( 6 nights )
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  • Day 1 Florence

    Included meals: dinner You are going to meet the guide in Florence. The driver is going to help you loading your luggage onto the private bus and in the afternoon, you will have a sightseeing tour, passing by the church of Santa Maria Novella, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore with its beautiful bell tower, the Baptistery, the Signoria square and palace, the Uffizi gallery, Ponte Vecchio bridge and the church of Santa Croce. Finally, you will check-in at the hotel, have dinner and overnight.

  • Day 2 Florence/Monteriggioni/Colle Val d’Elsa

    Included meals: breakfast, dinner After a breakfast in the hotel, you are going to have free time at disposal to enjoy the city. In the afternoon, you will leave for Monteriggioni, with a stop at the Franciscan Convent of San Lucchese that preserves a reredos of Giovanni della Robbia. When arrived in Monteriggioni, you will visit (no guide) the village, which is one of the most beautiful fortified ones of the area. Later on, you are going to leave for Colle Val d’Elsa and stop in Staggia for the visit of the Museum Pala del Pollaiolo (to reconfirm). Finally, you will check-in at the hotel or at a farm holiday, have dinner and overnight.

  • Day 3 Trip to Volterra and San Gimignano

    Included meals: breakfast, dinner After a breakfast in the hotel, you are going to meet the guide and have a full day excursion between Volterra and San Gimignano. In the morning, you are going to visit Volterra, in particular the Etruscan Guarnacci Museum and the city centre. Then you will leave for San Gimignano, the village famous for its towers, and visit the Dom (Collegiata Santa Maria Assunta) that has been built starting from 1056 and that preserves jewels of medieval art. Finally, you are going to return to Colle Val d’Elsa hotel, have dinner and overnight.

  • Day 4 Colle Val d’Elsa/Siena/Pienza

    Included meals: breakfast, dinner After a breakfast in the hotel, you are going to leave for Siena. There, you will meet the guide and visit the city walking through the beautiful historic center and visiting the Duomo and the Piccolomini library. Free time for lunch is planned. In the afternoon, you are going to visit the Abbey of Monte Oliveto Maggiore and then proceed to Pienza. There, you will check-in at the hotel, have dinner at a restaurant and overnight.

  • Day 5 Trip across Val d’Orcia

    Included meals: breakfast, dinner After a breakfast in the hotel, you are going to meet the guide and have a full day excursion across Val d’Orcia. The first stop will be Montalcino, homeland of Brunello wine made of pure Sangiovese and aged at least 5 years in casks. Then, you are going to visit the Abbey of San Antimo founded in the 9th century. Other stops will be Bagno Vignoni and San Quirico. Free time for lunch and then you will arrive in Montepulciano and visit it. Finally, you will check-in at the hotel, have dinner in a restaurant and overnight

  • Day 6 Pienza/Torre del Lago Puccini/Lucca

    Included meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner After a breakfast in the hotel, you are going to leave for Torre del Lago Puccini and visit the Puccini house-museum. After that, you are going to leave for Lucca, where you will have a lunch at restaurant. In the afternoon, you are going to meet the guide and visit the city centre. In particular, you will visit the Cathedral of San Martino, built starting from 1060 on a previous building of the VI century. Finally, you will check-in at the hotel, have dinner and overnight.

  • Day 7 Marlia/Florence

    Included meals: breakfast After a breakfast in the hotel, you are going to leave for Marlia and visit the Royal Villa, which was purchased in 1806 by Luisa Baciocchi, the sister of Napoleon I, and renovated in the Empire style inspired by Malmaison, the historic residence of Napoleon and Josephine in Paris. The interiors of the villa reopened to the public in March 2020, so you will have a guided visit to it. Free time for lunch is planned. In the afternoon, you are going to arrive in Florence and leave independently for your place of residence.

starting from 890 € per person

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