The dream of Tuscany

Tour description

The itinerary can be customized upon request of the clients.

Day 1: FINE ARTS & FASHION

AM: Guided walking tour including Signoria Square, Ponte Vecchio with its famous jewelries, the Duomo. Tasting of hand-made ice-cream.

The Accademia Gallery, home of Michelangelo’s David with guide.

Lunch in a restaurant nearby.

PM: Free time for shopping. Upon request, fashion shopping tour with personal shopper: Florence is home to fashion designers as such as Salvatore Ferragamo, Ermanno Scervino, Stefano Ricci…

Dinner: by car with private driver, tour to Michelangelo Square to enjoy a by night sight of the town, dinner in the restaurant La Loggia on top of the panoramic square.

 

Day 2: VILLAS & GARDENS

Breakfast in the hotel.

AM: with guide and private driver: tour to Villa La Pietra, noble villa with Renaissance Art collection and now home of New York University.

Lunch in a panoramic restaurant on the hills.

PM: Visit to the garden of Villa Gamberaia: such a perfect example of Italian formal garden.

The two villas are open on special request for our guests.

Return to the hotel/city centre by car.

Free time.

Dinner in a panoramic restaurant in the city centre.

 

Day 3: ARTS & CRAFTS AND CARS…

Breakfast in the hotel.

AM: with guide, walking tour to the ‘Oltrarno’, the southern side of Florence, where many shops of craftsmen are: demo in goldsmith, furniture maker, bronzesmith.

XIVth century frescoes in the Brancacci Chapel.

Lunch in a fish restaurant besides.

PM: by car with private driver, tour to the Mugello area to visit the wordly known autodrome used for driving tests of the Ferrari team.

Dinner in the restaurant of the 5-star hotel Villa Le Maschere.

Return to pick up point.

THE TOUR INCLUDES

Visits with professional speaking english guide as programmed

Presence of a holiday rep for the entire duration of the tour

5-star hotel accommodation and the listed meals

Transport as required

Headsets if required

All tickets and advance bookings for entry to all museums and sites

 

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE

Optional excursions

Tips

Any other items not expressly listed under the ‘tour includes’ heading

Duration

3 days

Access

Accessible to persons with disabilities

Kids

Welcome!

Tickets

Included

Notes

Charming tour