Tuscany Hills and Wine

tuscany

ROME – MONTEPULCIANO – PIENZA – MONTALCINO – SIENA
Meeting in the Rome Airport, then departure to the charming town of Montepulciano, a medieval treasure rich with history and art. Known for its “Nobile” wine and enjoying wine tasting in many of the shops, as well as leisure time to shop and have lunch (not included). Proceed to the town of Pienza, on the Val d’Orcia region. You’ll have free time to explore this pretty town, and In the afternoon we’ll arrive in Montalcino,.Taste the great Brunello di Montalcino wine and Pecorino cheese and then continue to Siena, for accommodation, dinner and overnight at the hotel.

SIENA – GREVE IN CHIANTI – SAN GIMIGNANO – SIENA
After breakfast, start our tour from Siena: we’ll see Piazza del Campo and the historic centre of the city. Then, departure trough the Chianti hills, enjoying views of beautiful forests, rows of vineyards and pretty medieval hamlets. The beautiful town of Greve is famous for its triangular-shaped piazza and for the Castle (Castello di Verrazzano). Enjoy a tasting of some of the best wines, as well as lunch with gastronomic specialties prepared with raw ingredients right from the farm and other local Tuscan producers. After lunch, spend your afternoon in the medieval hill town of San Gimignano, an UNESCO World Heritage site.
TIPS: you have to try typical food such as ricciarelli and panforte.
Explore the town on your own before heading back to Siena for dinner and an overnight.

SIENA – FLORENCE – SIENA
Breakfast. Then departure to Florene to see the Duomo (Santa Maria del Fiore), more commonly referred to as the Duomo,Piazza della Signoria, Palazzo della Signoria and the basilica of Santa Croce. Free lunch and get free time in the afternoon to continue your visit of Florence.
TIPS: you can see The Uffizi Gallery, Ponte Vecchio and Santa Maria Novella.
After that, come back to Siena for dinner and overnight.

SIENA – MONTERIGGIONI – PISA – ROME
Breakfast. Departure for Monteriggioni, a medieval small city to visit in a free walking visit. After that, we’ll going to Pisa, where you will have time to explore the Piazza dei Miracoli, the Leaning Tower, the Baptistery, Piazza dei Cavalieri, and other important monuments. Free launch and at the end we’ll returning to Rome Airport.

 

DETAILS:
– Can choose Hotel 4* or Charme Country House
– Meal: Half Board or Full Board, as request
– Excursions, visits and Museum included
– Departure from Rome or Milan