Tour HALF DAY TO PISA (With Entrance to Leading Tower)
A splendid excursion to the city of Pisa, famous for its architectural beauty. Tour includes a morning visit of the fascinating Piazza dei Miracoli with the celebrated Leaning Tower (interior), the Baptistery (exterior) and other beautiful monuments. Our guide will then accompany you in the visit of the Cathedral (interior) to let you admire its artistic treasures. Free time at your disposal. Arrival in Florence in the first afternoon.
IMPORTANT: Tour escort/speaker driver, guided visit in Pisa and exclusive entrance fees at Leading Tower and Cathedral included in tour price. Free pick-up in hotel if centrally located (no drop off).
1.4.16 – 31.10.16: Every Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays (Approx. 5 hrs & half)
Tour FULL DAY PISA & LUCCA
Upon arrival in Lucca, our expert tour escort will lead you to a pleasant walk into the enchanting historical centre where you will have the chance to admire Anfiteatro Square, the Guinigi Tower, San Martino Dome and the typical “antique dealers street”. Departure for Pisa, renowned for its architectural masterpieces. Upon arrival in Pisa, a guided walking tour of Piazza dei Miracoli, with the famous Leaning Tower (exterior) The Baptistery (exterior) and other beautiful monuments. This is followed by a visit to the interior of the Cathedral. Free time before departure to Florence. Lucca and Pisa are undoubtedly among the richest cities in the world for their architecture and history: they are unmissable destinations for those who want to go deep inside Tuscany and its artistic background. Once in PISA, you will be met by your personal guide: the tour starts in the incredible Piazza dei Miracoli, where you can admire the Baptistery and the famous Leaning Tower, together with a guided visit of the majestic Cathedral .After you will have some free time to do shopping or have a cappuccino before the departure for Lucca. In LUCCA, famous for its stillintact walls with huge gates and ramparts, our local guide will lead you to the enchanting old town centre walking along a section of the walls and enjoying a breathtaking view over the rooftops. You will admire the main attractions of the city, such as the Anfiteatro Square, the Guinigi Tower, San Martino Cathedral and a stroll along the picturesque streets of antique shops. The tour ends with a BUCCELLATO tasting, a typical Lucchese cake – a famous saying of the Lucchesi (people from Lucca) is: “those who come to Lucca without eating the Buccellato is like they never been there!”.
IMPORTANT: Tour escort/speaker driver, guided visit in Pisa and entrance fees at Cathedral, free time in Lucca and wine tasting in Lucca countryside included in tour price. Lunch NOT inlcuded, payment on the spot. Free pick-up in hotel if centrally located (no drop off).
1.4.16 – 31.10.16: Every Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays (Approx. 8 hours & half)
Tour HALF DAY CHIANTI COLOURS & FLAVOURS
The region of Tuscany is famous worldwide for its nature, little villages, vineyards and gentle hills. Our tour will start in the heart of the vineyards, in a farmhouse, where we will be offered an appetizing snack based on “crostini toscani”, “olio extravergine di oliva” and a tasting of a delicate “Vino Chianti”. Joining our excursion, you will have the chance to spend a relaxing afternoon and you will be enchanted by the colors and perfumes of Chianti countryside, where all the streets lead to a cellar, to a castle or to a farm. Our visit will continue to Monteriggioni, a typical medieval walledTuscan town, where we will have time to explore the characteristic pathways and enjoy some delicious ice-cream in the picturesque square.
IMPORTANT: Tour escort, wine / oil / salami tastings and visit to Monteriggioni included in tour price. Free pick-up in hotel if centrally located (no drop off).
1.4.16 – 31.10.16: Every Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays (Approx. 5 hrs)
FIAT 500 VINTAGE TOUR – CHIANTI ROADS WITH WINERY AND LUNCH
Travelling is a unique experience. You will always remember it thanks to the details, the smells and the views you will bring back. But memories cannot exist without real personal experiences. Our 500 vintage Tour has originated from this philosophy. Our car fleet includes vintage FIAT 500, carefully renovated while preserving the original traits. If you join our tour, you will enjoy two typical aspects of Tuscany at the same time: the breathtaking landscape of Chianti Classico hills and the genius of FIAT 500, which has characterized Italian history for long.
** A valid driving license is required and shown at departure. Need to 18 years or older to drive. Previous driving experience with stick shift gears is essential. The tour leader reserves the right at his or her absolute discretion to terminate without notice and liability the participation of any driver who is unable to drive the car safely. In such a case no refund will be due **
IMPORTANT: Fiat 500 rental, professional tour escort, third-party insurance for civil liability, driver insurance, fuel and taxes are included in tour price. Tour is on request, please contact us for availability. No pick-up at hotels. Clients have to reach meeting point 10 minutes prior departure.
1.4.16 – 31.10.16: Every day (Approx. 8 hours).
Tour FULL DAY SIENA, S. GIMIGNANO & CHIANTI
Experience with this tour a wonderful day in the Tuscan countryside, admiring the most suggestive corners of Siena , San Gimignano, the Chianti area and try with us the unique flavor of local wines. Departing from Florence, our tour will start in Siena, where our local and expert guide will lead you through its steep medieval streets, admiring the splendid palaces until we will reach the Cathedral (interior), Palazzo Comunale (Municipal Building) and Piazza del Campo where the Palio race takes place every year. Then free time for lunch (excluded) and shopping. We’ll continue then to Monteriggioni, well known worldwide for its wine and its countryside of unrivalled charm, where woods alternate with vineyards and olive groves, in a landscape dotted with Romanesque churches, farmhouses, villas and castles. The visit will continue to San Gimignano, one of the most fascinating examples of medieval towns, declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco: you will have free time to discover the beautiful squares, buildings, churches and suggestive alleyways and to shop. Finally we’ll stop in a farm house , where you’ll taste some of the best Tuscan wines with a little snack of sliced cold meats, bruschettas, salami and cheese.
IMPORTANT: Tour escort/speaker driver, guided visit in Siena, entrance fees at Cathedral and wine tasting included in tour price. Lunch NOT included in tour price, payment on the spot. Free pick-up in hotel if centrally located (no drop off).
1.4.16 – 31.10.16: Every Day (Approx. 11 hours)
Tour FULL DAY TOUR IN “CINQUE TERRE”
Our trip to the CINQUE TERRE is an unforgettable whole day devoted to the discovery of one of the most amazing and enchanting landscapes in the world. Five (Cinque) villages, hanging between sea and land, a place where you can immerse yourselves in paradise, listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage site. Our visit begins at daybreak, with the arrival at RIOMAGGIORE: the village, dating back to the early thirteenth century, is famous for its historic character and local wine. You can admire the houses leaning one against the other and stroll along the narrow cobble alleyways and sheltered paths. We then reach MANAROLA, a romantic and evocative promenade hewn from the rocks falling sheer into the sea. The tiny harbor has a boat ramp and picturesque buildings clinging to the ravine. Our journey continues to MONTEROSSO, an ancient fishing village considered “The Pearl of the Cinque Terre”, where you will be awed by its enchanting beaches and the lush vegetation encircling the little town. Here you will have free time to plunge into the crystal sea and sunbathe and get eventual optional lunch. After free time in Monterosso we will take the the boat to VERNAZZA, a seaside town surrounding a small natural port.
** Comfortable clothes and shoes and swimwear as well are suggested. Please note that due to bad weather / sea condition it may not by possible to use the boat, in this case transportation will be made by train **
IMPORTANT: Tour escort/speaker driver, boat or train tickets in Cinque Terre are included in tour price. Lunch is included in Option 2 and NOT included in Option 1. Free sale till 72 hours before departure, afterwards please contact us for availability. ** Attention: The itinerary could by modified by acts of force majeure or climatic conditions. Free pick-up in hotel if centrally located (no drop off).
1.4.16 – 31.10.16: Every Day (Approx. 13 hours)
FULL DAY TOUR OF VENICE By HIGH SPEED TRAIN
Relish this once-in-a-lifetime experience, we do all the paperwork! Everything to say about VENICE has already been said: the magic, the mystery, the light… What we are offering is a trip that makes it easy for you to enjoy all the art, culture and life that this city offers. On arriving at the meeting point, our assistant will give you your packet for easy travel: the train and Vaporetto tickets. And then you’re off to enter and discover another world ! Get the Vaporetto from Santa Lucia train station and admire the beautiful palaces overlooking the GRAN CANALE. Reach PIAZZA SAN MARCO and visit the incredible BASILICA, you can also climb its CAMPANILE! Hang around the winding alleyways and intriguing bridges, you can walk on the water or sip in the squares. Explore PONTE DI RIALTO, PONTE DEI SOSPIRI or the beautiful PALAZZO DUCALE, discover all the hidden gems of the ‘Invisible City’.
IMPORTANT: Second Class Round trip transportation by high speed train from / to Florence, assistance service at Santa Maria Novella Railway Station and Venice Vaporetto Day ticket valid 12 hours are included in tour price. Free sale till 72 hours before departure, afterwards please contact us for availability. No pick-up at hotels. Clients have to reach meeting point 15 minutes prior departure.
1.4.16 – 31.10.16: Every Day (Approx. 12 hours)