Spend 10 days starry-eyed as you discover the infinitely romantic Tuscan countryside and the dreamy Cinque Terre. Kick off the tour in magnificent Florence, the cradle of the Renaissance, and gaze at some of the world’s most prominent works of art. Journey across gently rolling hills cloaked in vineyards and olive trees and hidden valleys covered in oak, cypress and pine forests, learning the basics of authentic Italian cooking and discovering renowned wineries. Explore one of the most beautiful places in Italy, Cinque Terre, while traversing its breathtaking coastal landscapes.
- Enjoy vineyard-hopping across terrific Tuscany, one of the world’s most romantic regions
- Discover Italy’s famous medieval jewels, like the UNESCO World Heritage Site towns of San Gimignano and Siena
- Cross the iconic Cinque Terre stretch of Ligurian coastline passing villages and paths
This tour features 9 nights of accommodation (3 nights in Florence, 3 nights in Chianti & 3 nights in Cinque Terre) in 4/5-star hotels or historical mansions, with full buffet breakfasts and a welcome honeymoon packages at each hotel. Three lunches and a welcome dinner are included, plus a winery visit and a chef-led cooking class. Excursions include a full day in Siena and San Gimignano; a full day in Val d’Orcia; a private hike in Chianti and a full-day walking tour in Cinque Terre. All tours are private with expert local English-speaking guides, with entrance fees included. Transport is by a private deluxe van with an English-speaking driver. Professional assistance is available for the duration of the tour, which begins and ends in Florence.