Florence: at 3.00 pm meeting with the guide at the hotel. Walk among the most important Florentine monuments. Our walk will be an opportunity not only to discover the Florentine Renaissance, but also to experience the traditions and the daily lifestyle. At the end of the walk, visit and tasting in a typical Florentine café.
Florence. Full board. Discovering the historic gardens that house botanical species still used today in the production of perfumes, soaps, creams and ointments. Visit of an exclusive Casa del Profumo in the historic center of Florence.
Saint Gimignano. Breakfast. Departure for San Gimignano. The medieval city located on a hill overlooking the Val d’Elsa, famous for its towers. San Gimignano had great development during the Middle Ages thanks to the Via Francigena that crossed it. The visit will not only be historical but also sensorial among spices, gardens, olive groves and vineyards that represent the quality agri-food products typical of Tuscan traditions, true treasures of flavor expression of the vitality of the territory, sustainability and environmental and landscape protection. Lunch in a local restaurant during in San Gimignano. In the late afternoon departure for Siena. Transfer to the hotel. Dinner and overnight.
Siena. Full board. Meeting with the guide for the visit of Siena, located in the heart of Tuscany and surrounded by hills, one of the most beautiful medieval cities in Italy. Our visit will lead us to discover the beautiful sacred complex that houses a large amount of artistic treasures, the Museum of the Hospital of Santa Maria della Scala and Piazza del Campo where the Palazzo Pubblico stands out, the secular heart of the city. The Civic Museum located inside the Palazzo Pubblico houses several masterpieces including the Majesty by Simone Martini and the Good and Bad Government by Ambrogio Lorenzetti.
Val d'Orcia and Arezzo. Breakfast. Departure for the Val d'Orcia, where the absolute protagonist is the beautiful nature and rich in local products of great quality. The whole area tells the story of Tuscan excellences and its millenary agri-food culture. We will visit the Abbey of Monte Oliveto Maggiore and the frescoes in the Great Cloister considered a masterpiece of the Italian Renaissance, the lunar landscapes of the Crete Senesi and Pienza, the ideal city of the Renaissance. Stop for lunch in a restaurant. In the afternoon transfer to Arezzo, for the visit that will allow us to appreciate the cultural contribution of many artists, poets and artisans who were born and lived in Arezzo. Transfer to the hotel. Accommodation in reserved rooms. Dinner and overnight.
Arezzo, Sansepolcro and Anghiari. Breakfast. In the early morning, visit the Basilica of San Francesco in Arezzo and the cycle of frescoes of the True Cross by Piero della Francesca. Transfer to Sansepolcro. Lunch. With the visit to Sansepolcro we will have the opportunity to reflect again on the Tuscan genius of the past and present, visiting the Aboca Museum which with its path "Herbs and Health in the Centuries" enhances the therapeutic power of herbs and the history of the relationship between Man and medicinal plants. Transfer to Anghiari, a small medieval jewel that played a very important role in the Middle Ages. Return to Arezzo. Dinner and overnight stay.
Florence. Breakfast at the hotel. At 10.00 departure for Florence. Termination of services.
|From January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022||upon request|
INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPATION FEES
GROUP TOUR MINIMUM 10 PARTICIPANTS:
Adult € 1,960
Child 4/14 years € 1,500
MINIMUM 20 PARTICIPANTS:
Adult € 1,700
Child 4/14 years € 1.210
Travel by GT coach or minivan in compliance with the safety and driving rules dictated by the EC n. 561/2006; transfers / transfers in Florence by taxi / exclusive cars; 6 nights in 4-star peripheral hotels; accommodation in double rooms with private facilities; full board from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the seventh day; excursions, coffee tasting, perfume test at a Florence perfume house, guided tours as per program; entrance to: 2 historical Florentine gardens, apothecary in S. Gimignano, OPA Siena Pass, S. Marie della Scala and Civic Museum of Siena, Abbey of Monte Uliveto Maggiore, Casa Vasari in Arezzo, cycle of frescoes of the True Cross in Arezzo, Aboca Museum; radio guides with individual earphones; health insurance, baggage and cancellation.