Umbria and Tuscany
Picturesque vineyards, breathtaking scenery, warm hospitality, fine wines and cuisine, and a 2000-year-old history. Experience a unique and leisure journey through the rolling hills of central italy
Accomodations: 5 overnights in 3* or 4* hotel in Perugia city center (BB basis), 5 overnights in 4* hotel in Florence city center (BB basis)
Truffle hunt in Umbria with a 4 courses lunch including private transfer ON REQUEST
Single room Supplement ON REQUEST
Supplement for transfer in private car from Rome Fiumicino airport to Perugia ON REQUEST
Supplement for private transfer from Florence Hotel to Fiumicino airport ON REQUEST
Reservation and entrance ticket to Uffizi Gallery € 18,00 per person ON REQUEST
10 overnights , transfers in private car according to the program except for first and last day, 1 half day private guide in English in Perugia, 1 half day private guide in English in Florence, 1 full day excursion with private car to Assisi and Montefalco/Bevagna (along the Sagrantino Wine Road) including visit to a Wine Estate with wine tasting in Bevagna, 1 dinner in Restaurant in Cortona, 1 full day excursion including Gubbio and the truffles farm (possibility of including also a lunch with truffles), transfer by private car from Perugia Hotel to Florence including the stop at Prada Outlet, 1 full day excursion in Montalcino including 2 wine estates with tasting of Brunello Wine, 1 full day excursion with private car to Siena and Monteriggioni, 1 full day excursion to San Gimignano including lunch and visit to the wine estate in Chianti area, assistance UmbriAction.
PRICE DO NOT INCLUDE
city tax for hotels (to be paid on spot at check out), meals when not included in the program, beverages at meals included in the package, entrance tickets to museums, galleries and exhibitions, tips.
Arrival in Perugia international airport and private transfer from the airport to your accommodation. Spare time for relaxing and enjoying the relaxing Umbria atmosphere!
Meeting with your English speaking guide for a nice walk in Perugia city center. You will discover a city with more than 3000 years of history and many amazing monuments. The atmosphere is fantastic, you will feel like living the history in a very lively and cozy town with many event throughout the year. Palazzo dei Priori, the underground city of Rocca Paolina, the Etruscan gate and the well, the many winding roads with old palaces. Time to enjoy the international atmosphere of the city.
Departure with private car for visiting Assisi; Assisi is one of the most famous towns of Italy. Protected by Unesco as an heritage town has a lot to offer to tourists. Giotto frescos are wonderful and the atmosphere of the upper and lower Basilica of Saint Francis is unforgettable! In the afternoon your driver will take you along the Sagrantino Wine Road. First stop will be in Montefalco, offering a beautiful view over Umbria Valley. Later you will stop in a world famous Wine Estate along the Sagrantino Wine Road. It is a masterpiece of a famous architect, Arnaldo Pomodoro; it is like a “ carapace”, the hard body of the turtle, that protects a precious wine! Time for enjoying the wine of the Estates. Back to your hotel.
Departure by private car for visiting San Gimignano, the town of thousand towers. Time for visiting the town. Lunch in a typical restaurant. In the afternoon, on the way back to Florence we will visit Greve in Chianti, one of the most famous villages of Chianti area. Stop in a wine estate to taste some of the best Chianti wines!
Time at leisure for visiting Perugia. In the afternoon pick up in Hotel to get to Cortona. Time for a nice walk to enjoy the atmosphere of this famous town; Cortona became famous in the world as the set of the movie “Under the Tuscan Sun”; dinner in a local restaurant to enjoy local delicacies! Back in hotel after dinner!
Departure with your private car to Gubbio. Time for a nice walk in the city, with or without guide. On the way back to the Hotel we will visit a special place to learn about truffles. We will have a nice walk in the wood with a local guide to see how dogs find truffles. Back to the farm we will taste some delicacies made with truffles. Amazing experience to enjoy the beauty of the place and its special taste.
After breakfast you will meet your guide in Hotel Lobby for starting a nice walk in the city center! Afternoon at leisure or entrance to Uffizi Gallery with your reserved tickets (on request with supplement).
After breakfast, departure by private car to Firenze. Along the journey we will make a stop at “The Mall”, Prada outlet store for shopping in Valdarno (on request). Arrival in Florenz in the afternoon. Accommodation in your hotel.
Time at leisure for visiting Florence on your own.
Departure with your driver to visit Siena, with the famous Piazza del Campo. Back to your hotel in the afternoon.
After breakfast, according to your flight schedule departure from Florence to the airport of Pisa.