Day 1, Friday– Welcome to Tuscany!
Upon arrival to Florence Pertola Airport meet your driver at arrivals.
Check in at the 4* Hotel. If you are arriving by train or by car from
another city please plan on making your way to the hotel for check in.
Meet and greet your fellow guests at a local restaurant for aperitivo and dinner.
(van transfer, aperitivo and dinner included)
Day 2, Saturday – Cradle of Renaissance
After breakfast at the Hotel and check out we will meet in the lobby for
Our private guided shopping and walking tour. Your private guide will show you the
hidden and authentic aspects of the local life of Florentine artisans working in their “botteghe”.
Enjoy lunch at your leisure in the afternoon and then transfer back independently to the hotel and meet our driver to head to your accommodation in the Tuscan countryside. Upon arrival check in at The Tuscan estate and start relaxing. In the evening we join together to taste the cuisine of The Tuscan Estate with a 4 -course dinner and their wines.
(breakfast, dinner and wine included)
Day 3, Sunday – Winery Visits & Siena
After breakfast we begin our excursion to the Chianti Region. Visit Radda and Castellina in Chianti for a quick visit to the villages and then head to an estate still preserving the charm of the middle ages. Wine tasting followed by lunch at their Osteria with a view over Siena. Head back to the estate for an afternoon of leisure. Later we will go to Siena where you can explore on your own and then meet in the square for a dinner together.
(breakfast, wine tasting, lunch and dinner included)
Day 4, Monday – Tasty Chianti
After breakfast we will head to a family run estate and winery. Enjoy this unique culinary experience, as Mamma Laura will share the secrets of the Italian culinary tradition. We will join her and prepare the best Italian meal ever! Lunch will be paired with the wines of their estate. Enjoy the evening at your leisure – maybe a massage, or swim at the pool.
(breakfast, cooking class, lunch and wine pairing included)
Day 5, Tuesday – Heart of Bolgheri
After breakfast at Borgo we head toward the Bolgheri wine region. We will visit a very esteemed local winery. We will visit the estate, admire the vineyards, wine tasting and later have lunch at the estate. After lunch we will move to the timeless town of Bolgheri where you can visit the town independently. Admire the red-brick castle at the entrance of the village and stroll around the cobblestone streets. We then return to the estate in Chianti where you can enjoy your evening at leisure.
(breakfast, wine tasting, lunch)
Day 6, Wednesday – Montalcino
Visit one of the best Brunello di Montalcino producers. Wine tasting followed by lunch at the estate. Sit outside and enjoy the grounds and relax. We then head to Montalcino where we can stroll through town and have dinner together at a historic restaurant.
(Breakfast, wine tasting, lunch, dinner)
Day 7, Thursday – Pienza the hometown of Pecorino
After breakfast at Borgo we will take a scenic trip along the hills of South -Eastern Tuscany to the village of Pienza for an independent visit through town. We then head to a local farm for a unique cheese tasting and lunch al fresco. Dinner at your leisure.
(breakfast, cheese and wine tasting, lunch)
Day 8, Friday – Arrivederci!!!
Enjoy our last breakfast together as we say Ciao to our new friends. Driver will take you to the Florence airport.
(breakfast, transfer to airport)