GEMS of TUSCANY
PRIVATE TOUR – 3 days – max 6 pax ( exclusive services without extra customers )
COASTAL SCENARIES, NATURAL HOT SPRINGS ,MEDIEVAL HAMLETS, SUBLIME WINES
For those who have already seen some of the famous major cities, such as Siena, S Gimignano, Pisa, and for the wine-lovers who visited the Chianti, For those eager to see age-old towns, we have draft a circular “off the beaten path tour” representative of quintessential southern Tuscany.
The variety of landscapes of which any country would be proud, hamlets prized as 2 of the 10 most beautiful villages of Italy, rocky and sandy beaches, prestigious viticulture areas . All of it in 3 days tour that will fulfill the expectation of demanding visitors, nature lovers, wine lovers, photos lovers.
day 1 FIRENZE – BOLGHERI – SUVERETO – MONTEMERANO
09:30 Depart Florence by private vehicle.. In two hours drive through the dark green of Pine Trees and the deep blue of the Tirreno sea, you arrive in BOLGHERI, known the production of the most prestigious, celebrated and expensive wines in Italy SASSICAIA and ORNELLAIA. Time for wine tasting and lunch..
After lunch 30 minutes drive and you will arrive in SUVERETO splendid village dating back to the year 900. Pause to enjoy the view, a refreshing gelato and walk around . Final destination of the day is MONTEMERANO, two hours drive heading south, One of the 10 most beautiful villages in Italy. Dating back b to the year 1000, has maintained a “heart shaped city plan “
Check in and time free to enjoy the Hotel’s facilities. DINNER and Overnight
day 2 MONTEMERANO – PITIGLIANO
After breakfast, time free to enjoy the Hotel’s facilities or spend time at nearby “natural hot springs spa” of SATURNIA, most exclusive spa resort, whose hot waters where already known by Cosimo and Lorenzo dei Medic. After lunch a short drive, not quite 30 minutes, and arrive in PITIGLIANO a village of Etruscan vintage superbly located on a narrow rocky ridge carved in the tuff stone centuries ago and known as LITTLE JERUSALEM Check in at your residence stay and visit the town with a local guide.. DINNER and overnight
day 3 PITIGLIANO – SORANO – SOVANA – AREZZO – FIRENZE
After breakfast depart for nearby Sovana, a single street gem with a sublime parish church, Sorano, another Etruscan vintage surprising hidden wonder. Small fascinating Restaurants and Bars offer great local food and wines.
After lunch depart for AREZZO ( 1 hour ) Its prosperity derives from a flourishing gold and jewelry industry and from visitors lured by Renaissance Painter Piero della Francesca’s “ Legend of the cross” one of the most celebrated fresco cycle Time at disposal to visit San Francesco Church and lunch pause continue to Florence ( 1:30 hurs). Drop off at your residence stay
3 days private driven vehicle as per itinerary (English speaking driver )
2 nights at De Lux or superior Agriturismo or Relais including buffet breakfast, City tax
Meals : 3 lunch, 2 dinner
Private guide : 2 hours walking tour in Pitigliano, 2 hours in Arezzo
Meals not mentioned, beverages during meals, entry tickets, gratuities for driver and guide,