Tuscany Getaway: A 5-Day Tour

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Tuscany Getaway: A 5-Day Tour

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  • 5 Days
  • 2 People
  • April - October

Enjoy a getaway in Tuscany, Italy's romantic birthplace of the Renaissance

Treat yourself to a short break to romantic Tuscany.

Spend 2 days in Florence and wander around the cobbled stone streets of this Renaissance city then escape to a dreamy Tuscany for 2 more days. Ride on the rolling hills on a tuk, sip wine in a local winery, fall in love with the Tuscan scenery while the sun goes down, and treat yourselves to a pampering SPA experience.

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Price Includes

  • 4 Breakfasts, Welcome aperitivo in Florence, 1 lunch in Chianti, 1 romantic dinner at the SPA resort
  • Night walking tour of Florence
  • Private Transport from Florence to Chianti area and back
  • Tuscany Tuk Tuk tour
  • Visit of a local winery with wine and olive oil tasting
  • Traditional Lunch with typical Tuscan products in a winery
  • Visit to the Medieval town of San Gimignano
  • 4H Entry ticket to a local SPA
  • Italy on a Budget tour leaders
  • Transport required for the day trips
  • Free IOBT Florence city map & bottle of wine

Highlights

  • Explore Florence and the famous places in Tuscany
  • Great combination of free time to do your own things
  • Day trip to Tuscany including the visit of the famous towns of Siena, San Gimignano and Monteriggioni
  • Drink some Chianti wine and olive oil tasting in Tuscany
  • Amazing time
  • Local guides
  • Immerse yourself in the local culture

Tuscany Getaway Tour Itinerary

Day 1Welcome to Florence

Check in your accommodation and spend the day in complete freedom to explore the city, the markets and the monuments of the city. Depending on your arrival time, ask our team about recommended pleaces to visit.

Meet your guide and the other travellers in the afternoon for an original and fun way to experience the city at night with an otientation walk through the city center where you will fall in love with the art, the local traditions and the architecture. We will end the tour in one of the busiest streets of Florence reknowed for the many bars where to hang out at night. Here we will stop at the bar rated by the locals as the best aperitivo place in town. Thanks to the great atmosphere you will try the Italian life style; seat down, socialize with the rest of the group, enjoy your drink and then eat and eat as much as you would like from the buffet of tasty Italian food. You can stay there until the nightlife kicks or return back for an early sleep.

Meals included: Breakfast & Aperitivo.

RECOMMENDED BY OUR TEAM: We recommend you to arrive on day 1 in the morning to have a full day to visit the city. Check in time starts usually at 2:00pm but if you arrive earlier feel free to leave your bags in our office or in your hostel/hotel. The first day we leave the travellers free to arrive to Florence whenever it is best for them and completely free to visit the museums and monuments in full relax.

Day 2Full day in Florence

Free day to explore the magnificent city of Florence! Spend the day shopping at the local markets, going to museums and discovering the city. Florence is home to famous artworks such as Michelangelo’s “David” and Botticelli’s “Birth of Venus” – after all, Florence is the birthplace of the Renaissance, so be sure to take it all in! Free evening.

Optional activities for the day:

– Day trip to Pisa & Cinque Terre
– Accademia & Uffizi museums walking tour
Get in touch with our team for more details

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 3Tuscany! Chianti Region - San Gimignano - Wine Tasting

Jump on board of our minivan/bus and enjoy the ride from Florence towards the Chianti region learning information about the area from our tour leader.
Finally reach our headquarter located in the heart of Tuscany to start the tuk tuk ride on quiet and scenic roads through the rolling hills of the Chianti region where some of the most famous Tuscan wines are produdes and fall in love with the fields of vines, cypresses and Tuscan rural houses.

Visit the famous Medieval town of San Gimignano to check out the tower filled skyline while eating the ice cream from a world-champion gelateria and continue the tour towards a local winery to enjoy an authentic Tuscan meal combined with a wine and olive oil tasting.
Check in to your accommodation in the heart of Chianti area and spend the evening in complete relax.
NB: In case of rain the tour will be conducted by minivan.

Meals included: Breakfast – Lunch – Wine tasting

Day 4Tuscany & Spa Resort

A new day in Chianti has just started and you already feel relaxed however your day can only get better. Spend the morning to enjoy the sweet life in Tuscany at your own pace. Opnionally you can book with our team a cooking course in a Tuscan farm or a 1H30 horseback ride through the vineyards.
Spend the afternoon to soothe your senses, release your thoughts and stressed in the SPA resort surrounded by centuries-old olive trees with indoor and outdoor pools heated to 34°, sauna, Turkish bath, Tuscan aromarium, cold mist and summer storm and herbal tea relax corner. End the day in the restaurant of the resort with a candlelit dinner while overlooking the panorama of the surrounding hills.

Optional activities for the day:

– 4h Cooking course
– 1h30 horseback ride
– Half day vespa rental
– Beauty Treatments at the SPA
Get in touch with our team for more details

Meals included: Breakfast & Dinner

Day 5The Sad Goodbye

Check out your accommodation in chianti in the morning to return back to Florence. Feel free to store your bags in our office to continue exploring the city in complete freedom. The last day we leave the travellers free to leave Florence whenever it is best for them and completely free to visit the museums and monuments in full relaxation.

Meals included: breakfast

Details

Meeting Point

You can arrive to Florence whenever it is best for you. Check in time is from 3:00pm but if you arrive earlier feel free to store your bags in the accommodation. Tour will officially start in the late afternoon (8:00pm approx ).

Departures

Every Wednesday till Sunday from April till the end October. If you are travelling from November to March, check out our 4day Best of Tuscany tour.

Accommodation

Hotels/B&B based in private accommodation.

ROOM TYPE: Private double/twin room.

Additional Info

TOUR TYPE: Good mix of free time and organised activities with our team. Perfect tour for couples or 2 friends looking to relax and fall in love with Tuscany. This holiday package is opened to anyone over 39.

The first day we leave the travellers free to arrive to Florence whenever it is best for them, however we recommend you to arrive in the morning to spend a full day completely free to visit the museums and monuments before you meet with our team for the city orientation tour at 6:00pm.

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