Embark on an unforgettable journey through the heart of Italy, exploring the hidden gems of Tuscany, the cultural wonders of Florence, and the breathtaking landscapes of the Amalfi Coast. This comprehensive tour curated by Luca promises 12 magical days filled with art, history, cuisine, and leisure – an experience that goes way beyond the usual tourist trails. Ideal for those who want the upscale at a leisurely pace, as well as Italian history, cuisine, and culture lovers.
Our Italian odyssey begins in Florence, a city that breathes history and art. As we wander through this amazing city, home to The Medici family and Michelangelo, Florence unfolds as an outdoor museum. A visit to The Academe Gallery is a highlight, where the iconic Michelangelo’s David stands as a testament to Renaissance artistry. Moving on to Pisa, we’ll explore the Duomo, the Leaning Tower, and the enchanting Field of Miracles
The journey continues to Cinque Terre, an Italian National Park along the rugged northern coast. While traditionally, one walks a trail connecting the five villages, our adventure takes a twist as we opt for a scenic train ride, where we can see underground tunnels built by the Etruscans 2500 years ago. A visit to Civita di Bagnoregio, frozen in time with a population of 14, offers a glimpse into a world untouched by modernity.
Next we’re off to The Tuscan countryside, where we indulge in a spa experience at a nearby resort, surrounded by breathtaking views of rolling fields and cypress trees. Venturing into the regions of Chianti, Tuscany, Umbria, and the Orcia Valley, our journeys are intertwined with history, wine, and delectable cuisine. The tour ends in romantic Rome, with private tours of the Vatican and the highlights of this eternal city.
This journey is not just a tour; it’s an opportunity to savor the essence of Italy. Luca’s meticulous planning ensures a plethora of unique experiences. Gelato and pizza making in Florence, a cooking class with lunch and wine tasting in a country farm, and a visit to Verrazzano Castle in Chianti are just a glimpse of the culinary delights that await. Each day will bring a new adventure, making this Best of Tuscany, Rome, and Florence tour an unparalleled exploration of the wonderful experiences that Italy has to offer.