Art Photo TravelStrada Massetana Romana 50/A
53100 Siena (SI) - Italy
Tel: +39 0577 1510926
This Tour will allow you to discover the suggestive location of Tuscany.
From Pienza, a town and a municipality of the province of Siena, in the Val d’Orcia in Tuscany (central Italy), between the towns of Montepulciano and Montalcino, is the “touchstone of Renaissance urbanism.”In 1996, UNESCO declared the town a World Heritage Site, and in 2004 the entire valley, the Val d’Orcia, was included on the list of UNESCO’s World Cultural Landscapes.
Montalcino: The City of Brunello Wine to the south of Siena is a classic fairytale hilltop town, set within a full circle of fortified walls and watched over by a mighty castle of medieval perfection. Montalcino, west of Pienza, is a beautiful village immersed in the breathtaking Val d'Orcia Natural Park, renowned all over the world for the production of its precious Brunello red wine.
Cortona: The jewel of Tuscany, a kind and convenient base for exploring the surrounding areas.
Florence: discovering the city of Italian Renassaince.
Cinque Terre: the impressive landscape of Liguria in the Unesco Cultural heritage site land.
1st Day: Sunday, October 29th, 2017 Check-in in Hotel ( b/b or ancient residence in the middle of city center of Siena) until 6:00 pm
2nd Day: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 9:30 am pick-up with private transfer with air conditioning to start visit to Argiano ( Half Day tour). From the time of Ancient Rome to the present day, the Argiano estate has made the history of the territory of Montalcino, becoming one of its most prestigious and traditional elements, a valuable ambassador for its wines in the world and proud to have contributed to the birth of the Brunello Consortium. All you have to do is walk down a few steps to enter into a special world, a place where the sun does not burn and its light does not blind in August, where the wind does not howl and the sound of the rain does not arrive on cold winter nights. You will visit vineyards and landscape, ancient and modern cellar of the wine with expert multilingual guide. At the end you will taste the top of wine: Rosso di Montalcino 2015,Brunello di Montalcino 2011, Non Confunditur 2014 and Solengo 2014. At the end drop-off with private transfer to Siena.
Extra Typical Luch in the famous Osteria Sant’Angelo in Colle near Argiano: 30,00€ per person
3rd Day: Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 at 9:30 am pick-up private transfer with air conditioning to visit Pienza. The tour will start with the multilingual guide of Pienza (2 hours) and after you will visit Brasseria la Fonte when you can taste beer with rustic dishes which have their roots in local farming tradition. The beers are brewed using the water from our spring and the hops and barley grown on our land. We have a Spadoni system with 2 vats of 6 hl and 4 fermenters for a total of 22 hl. Everything has been designed so that the beer we produce is of the highest quality. At the end drop-off with private transfer to Siena
Extra Make Pizza at Biological Farm Start from : 10:15 OR 17:15 Right behind the Podere’s kitchen you will find the wood oven. Here, aspiring pizza chefs will be show you how to prepare a perfect, tasty pizza. The lesson starts from the choice and detailedexplanation of all the ingredients to end with the final result. The present activity is highly recommended to anyone who is on vacation with children and is willing to treat them with moments of pure enjoyment. The course lasts around 3 hours and is available in Italian, English, German and French: 60,00€ per person
4th Day: Wendsday, November 1st, 2017 at 6:30 am pick-up and drop off service from Piazza Gramsci, in front of Bar la Lizza. You will spend an unforgettable full day discovering the most impressive Ligurian landscapes. In this area, which has been declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO, earth and sea blend and create a unique landscape. The area consists of kilometres of rocky coasts with caves, beaches, hiking paths and breathtaking views. First you will reach Portovenere, an elegant and popular touristic destination where nature and human architecture are perfectly balanced. Then the tour will take you through the Cinque Terre National Park by train and/or ferry boat. You will first visit Manarola, a tiny urban jewel characterized by Genoese style ‘case-torri’. Then you will move to Vernazza, overlooked by the remains of a Medieval castle with a cylindrical tower and finally you will reach Monterosso, known as the ‘pearl of Cinque Terre’. This ancient fishing village with lovely beaches and lush vegetation covering the rocks will certainly enchant you.
Extra Seafood Luch at Monterosso: Aperitif,Seafood starter,Handmade pasta called “ Trofie” with pesto Sauce, baked fishes with potatoes, tiramisù, water and white wine (vegetarian menù is avaible upon request): 20,00 € per person
5th Day: Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 at 9:30 pick-up with private transfer for Florence Tour. You will visit Florence with a multilingual guide (2h) so you will can visit Capella Brancacci. Free time in Florence or in Siena. Pick-up with private transfer to Siena.
Extra -Ticket Uffizzi: 22,00 € per person -Ticket Accademia: 16,00 € per person -Visit with Guide of the Artisan shop of Florence (2h) 150,00 €
6th Day: Friday, November 3rd, 2017 at 9:30 pick-up with a private transfer to Cortona. The tour will start with a beautiful Showroom studio in Jewellery “Del Brenna”. Enjoy a glass of prosecco with gold and silver flakes, have a guided tour of the ancient olive oil mill and wine cellar. You will discover the secrets of the noble Alfieri Venuti palace, learning the technique behind the artisan jewellery and DelBrenna original pieces. After 2hours of visit Cortona with expert multiligual guide. Drop-off with private transfer and return to Siena.
Extra -Exclusive Gift Bag “ Under the Tuscan Sun”: Special Jewels with sunflowers of Del Brenna, personalizeid map of City of Cortona, book of Under Tuscan Suan with autograph of Frances Mayes, map original map and poster of “Under The Tusan Sun”: 50 € per person -1 night to Rome: double 63,00 € per person
from Sunday, October 29th
to Friday, November 3rd
The tour includes:
- Travel for gt coach or minivan with air conditionig forn tours
- 5 overnight with breakfast in B/Bor in the Ancient Residence
- Visit cellar and vineyards of Argiano
- Tour with expert multilingual guide in the cellar of Argiano
- Wine tasting with the major top wine of Montalcino
- Visit Brasseria La Fonte Pienza
- Visit with expert multilingual of Pienza
- Beer tasting
- Visit Cinque Terre
- Aperitif in Monterosso with ligurian Specialities
- Visit Florence with expert multilingual guide
- Ticket of Cappella Brancacci
- Visit Cortona with expert multilingual guide
- Visit Showroom of Jewellery Del brenna
Tot: 830,00 per person ( Min 7 partecipants)
Tot: 1.280,00 per person ( Min 2 partecipants)