The Valdarno, from the Etruscans to Masaccio

Food and wine Multi-day experiences Territory nature and small villages

The Valdarno, from the Etruscans to Masaccio

Durata

2 days/1 notte

Departures from

Figline Valdarno

Hotel

3 stars

Participants

From 2 participants

treatment

Full board

Transport

Own vehicles or minivans or buses

Travel Program

Valley crossed by the Arno river. Villages, castles and towns dot the territory. Current high fashion polo. In the 13th century the rivalry between Florence and Arezzo defined the boundaries here with the "new-lands". Fortified villages that today bear witness to their history.

! ° day

In the morning, meet at the railway station of Figline Valdarno and start of the tour. Visit of the Pieve di San Pietro in Cascia and the Masaccio Museum of Sacred Art which houses the Triptych of San Giovenale, the first work painted by Masaccio. Continue to the new Terra di Castelfranco di Sopra and visit the Badia a Soffena, rich in fifteenth-century frescoes. Lunch break with tasting of traditional cuisine. Visit of the historic center of San Giovanni Valdarno, designed by Arnolfo di Cambio, and of the Museum of the Basilica of Santa Maria delle Grazie, which houses one of the wonderful announcements of Beato Angelico. At the end of the visits, accommodation in the hotel in the reserved rooms. Dinner and overnight.

2nd day

Crossing a unique landscape such as that of the gullies eroded in the geological eras, locally called Le Balze, pictured by Leonardo da Vinci, until reaching the village of Loro Ciuffenna. The Ciuffenna stream sings in every corner of the town crossed by gorges carved by the water, which feeds a mill and has smoothed the stones used in its sculptures by the twentieth-century genius Venturino Venturi, a native of the village. Visit of the nearby Pieve di San Pietro in Gropina, a masterpiece of the Tuscan Romanesque. Lunch at Loro Ciuffenna. Return to Figline Valdarno station. Termination of services

  • Crossing a unique landscape such as that of the gullies eroded in the geological eras, locally called Le Balze, pictured by Leonardo da Vinci, until reaching the village of Loro Ciuffenna. The Ciuffenna stream sings in every corner of the town crossed by gorges carved by the water, which feeds a mill and has smoothed the stones used in its sculptures by the twentieth-century genius Venturino Venturi, a native of the village. Visit of the nearby Pieve di San Pietro in Gropina, a masterpiece of the Tuscan Romanesque. Lunch at Loro Ciuffenna. Return to Figline Valdarno station. Termination of services
DepartureDouble
From January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022€ 310

ADULTS

Minimum 2 participants

Minimum 4 participants Minimum 6 participants Minimum 10 participants Minimum 15 participants Over 15 participants
€ 505 € 630 € 470 € 370 € 310

On request

CHILDREN 4/14 YEARS

Third bed with 2 adults

Minimum 4 participants Minimum 6 participants Minimum 10 participants Minimum 15 participants Over 15 participants
€ 180 € 160 € 140 € 130 € 120 On request

Child 0-3 years free

Reduction for 3rd adult bed: € 25

SUPPLEMENTS

Single room: € 30

Accommodation in a 4-star hotel: Adult in double room: € 30, in single room € 55

Culinary workshop with lunch: € 50. Minimum 4 people

IL BORRO Estate: € 55. Minimum 2 people

Shopping at Il Palagio di Sting: € .20. Minimum 2 people

Villa Casagrande: € 30 (dedicated visit and tasting with a minimum of 6 people)

GENERAL SALES TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Terms and Conditions

Own vehicles up to 2/3 participants, minivan up to 6 participants, GT coach for 6 participants; n ° 1 overnight stays in a 3-star hotel (or 4-star hotel with supplement); accommodation in double rooms with private facilities; full board from lunch on the first to lunch on the second day; drinks with all meals; excursions and visits as per program; guide / tour leader; inputs.

GENERAL SALES TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Terms and Conditions

Personal extras; anything not expressly indicated in the item "The fee includes" or defined in the program as optional; any tourist tax.

GENERAL SALES TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Terms and Conditions

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