Florence & Tuscany

1st day – Arrival

Arrival at the airport of Rome. City tour with our guide and bus services with Half Day visit to the Coliseum. Transfer by bus to our hotel in Rome. Check in hotel, dinner and overnight stay.

2nd day - Florence

Aer your breakfast, meeting with the local guide and departure by private bus to Florence for a full day discover of the capital of the Renaissance. Drive along the romantic Viale dei Colli up to Piazzale Michelangelo: a stop to admire the wonderful panorama of the city, one of the most beautiful in the world. The tour will proceed by coach through the old city centre. Outdoor guided tour of the Duomo complex: Gioos bell tower, the Baptistery with its bronze doors including the famous Porta del Paradiso and the visit to the interior of the Cathedral* with the magnicent Cupola del Brunelleschi. Time at disposal for lunch. A short walk through the historic streets of the heart of Florence brings you to the famous Piazza Signoria, where you can admire the imposing Palazzo Vecchio (exterior), the beautiful Loggia del Lanzi, the Uzi Gallery (exterior) and Ponte Vecchio. Return to Montecatini Terme in late aernoon. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

3rd day – Siena, Chianti and San Gimignano

An excursion to one of the most suggestive areas of Tuscany, known all over the world for its wine and its countryside of unrivalled charm, where woods alternate with vineyards and olive groves, in a landscape doed with Romanesque churches, farmhouses, villas and castles of rare beauty. In the morning arrival in Siena, and guided tour of the old city centre: walking along the small medieval streets . The guided tour will conclude in the Piazza del Campo, one of the most beautiful in the world, where you will nd the Palazzo del Comune (exterior) This tour includes a visit to a wine-growing estates, complete with a snack and tasting of its prestigious wines. Departure for San Gimignano a tiny city that has remained intact through the centuries situated on a hilltop, it is famous for its numerous towers, frescoes and other art treasures free time to discover this fascinating city. Return to Montecatini Terme in the evening. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

4th day – Montecatini Terme

Day at leisure. Possibility to discover by your own Montecatini Terme, to relax in the famous bath of the city or to joint Florence again by train. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

5th day – Pisa, Viareggio and Lucca

A splendid excursion through the fertile and picturesque Tuscan countryside to the historic university city of Pisa, famous for its architectural beauty. Aer the panoramic drive by bus along the banks of the Arno, the tour continues on foot with a guided tour of Piazza dei Miracoli, with the celebrated Leaning Tower (exterior), the Baptistery (exterior) and other important monuments. This is followed by a visit to the interior of the Cathedral, an unrivalled masterpiece of Romanesque art constructed between the 11th and 12th centuries. Free time for lunch (not included) in Viareggio, famous for its beaches and for the Carnival. Lucca equals to a small jewel of rened beauty. It is one among the few Italian towns keeping untouched city walls. Furthermore, it fully retains its medieval avour. Small roads, ancient towers, green spaces, and typical shops in the historical centre help to create an elegant and unique atmosphere. The tour includes: Piazza San Michele with the Romanesque Church San Michele in Foro , the Cathedral of San Martino with the Tomb of Ilaria del Carreo by Jacopo della Quercia, one of the most signicant achievements of Italian sculpture, the Basilica of San Frediano, whit a beautiful mosaic on its faade and the Guinigi Tower.

6th day – Vinci

In the morning excursion to the closed town of Vinci, famous all over the world because the great Leonardo da Vinci was born here. Visit to the museum completely dedicated to the machines and the projects of the greatest genius of the humanity. Visit to the house where he was born. An interactive system enables to see and explore The Last Supper while the Leonardo Touch application allows visitors to discover da Vinci paintings. So if the Leonardo Museum, in the town centre of Vinci, documents the work of Leonardo the inventor and the engineer, the house of his birth is now the place for getting to know Leonardo the painter. The Genius himself wil welcome visitors: a life-size hologram lends its voice to an aged Leonardo who looks back on the past and makes a virtual return to Anchiano. Aernoon at your leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

7th day – Montecatini Terme

Day at leisure. Possibility to discover by your own Montecatini Terme, to relax in the famous bath of the city or to joint Florence again by train. In the evening meeting with our local assistant and transfer by bus to a characteristic farm-house around Montecatini for a typical Tuscany dinner. Return in the night at the hotel and overnight

8th day: Departure

Free time till the transfer by bus to Florence airport or Pisa airport.

Rates include:

  • 2 Half Board in 3 star hotel Mestre or Lido
  • 2 Half Board in 3 star hotel Florence or surroundings
  • 2 Half Board in 3 star hotel Rome or surroundings
  • Guide service: Venice 2 hours, Florence HD, Pisa HD, Rome FD
  • Wine tasting in Chianti region

Rates do not include:

  • Bus
  • Ztl
  • Entrance fees
  • drinks
  • Lunches
  • city tax in the hotels
  • Tips, extra
  • Anything not specied in the price includes