Saint Gimignano. Half board. Meeting of the participants in Florence, in Piazzale Montelungo at 12.00. Transfer to 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 tour 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 to visit Siena, 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. Visit to the Basilica of San Francesco in Arezzo and to the admirable 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.
Florence and departure. 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 € 1.300
CHILD 4/14 YEARS € 1.060
MINIMUM 20 PARTICIPANTS:
ADULT € 1.055
CHILD 4/14 YEARS € 870
Travel By GT Coach / minivan in compliance with the safety and driving regulations dictated by the EC N. 561/2006; transfers / transfers in Florence by taxi / exclusive cars; n. 4 nights in 4-star peripheral hotels; accommodation in double rooms with private facilities; full board from lunch on the first day to breakfast on the fifth day; excursions and guided tours as per program; entrance to: apothecary in S. Gimignano, OPA Siena Pass, S. Maria della Scala and Civic Museum of Siena, Abbey of Monte Uliveto Maggiore, Casa1,1 Vasari in Arezzo, cycle of frescoes of the True Cross in Arezzo, Aboca Museum; radio guides with individual earphones; health insurance, baggage and cancellation.