5 days private tour
5 days private tour
The Tuscan dream will delight and inspire you. Il Ciocco, set on a hillside, overlooking the medieval town of Barga will welcome you. Immerse yourself in the Tuscan cuisine with the gourmet cooking class. Florence, it’s imbibing arts and culture, shopping and the famous Ponte Vecchio over the Arno River. Chianti, the spectacular countryside in this world famous wine growing area, with vineyards, olive groves, farmhouses and castles, will leave you breathless. Specially designed for couples of friends…
Day 1: Chianti – Barga
Arrival at the Florence airport or rail station. Meet your English speaking driver and take a private transfer to Lucca area (Tuscany) Hotel Il Ciocco Resort & SPA. Check-in and welcome cocktail, rest of the day at leisure before dinner is served (house wine and water included). Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Hands-on cooking class
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning at leisure. In the afternoon you will enjoy a fabulous hands-on cooking class followed by a dinner with paired wines. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Barga – Florence
Breakfast a the hotel, check out and private transfer to Florence. Check in at the hotel in Florence downtown and rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day4: Florence Exploration
Breakfast a the hotel. In the morning, you will meet a private guide for a walking tour of Florence including the World famous Uffizi Gallery (entrance fees are included **). Afternoon at leisure. In the evening you will have an aperitif and light snacks in one of the most beautiful lounges bar in the city centre. Dinner in a typical restaurant where you will taste Florentine specialities. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Florence good bay
Breakfast a the hotel, check out, and private transfer to Florence airport or Rail station. Optional land arrangements are available to extend your stay in Italy.
** Uffizi Museums are closed on Mondays. The private visit will be eventually done in the afternoon of Day 03
The itinerary can be modified to your requirements if you wish and re-costed as necessary
Tours in English designed for 2 people or a small group of friends
Payment: Deposit of 30% per person within 7 days of confirmation and balance 60 days before departing from Australia
Price per person in AUD$ (min 2 people twin or double share):from $1750
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