1° day: welcome in Italy
Arrival of the guests hotel in Firenze, in the historical centre and welcome with a special gift connected with hancraft "made in Italy"
2° day: Florence for a few
One great town to visit and discover, with a magnificent cultural and artistic heritage. After a first walking guided tour crossing the main squares and monuments of the town, we propose an exclusive visit of the terraces of the cathedral. This is an exceptional experience proposed to guests who ask for something unique in the artistic proposes of Florence.
After the lunch in a traditional restaurant along the river, we propose a unique experience in Florence: a tour along the River Arno on board of the "renaioli", the traditional boats of Florence.
Departure to an exclusive tour discovering the wonderful Tuscany of Chianti wines.The first stop will be in Siena, for a nice breakfast in one of the most ancient renowned pastry, discovering and tasting the traditional tuscan sweets, like “Panforte” or “Riciarelli”. Guided tour of the town and tasting lunch in a restaurant in the hills of Chianti. Before return, we suggest a last “cheers” in Monteriggioni or San Giminiano... two beautiful medieval towns in the hearth of “Small Tuscany”.
A daily “Brunello” wine tour, discovering the area of Montalcino, with its “Rosso” and “Brunello di Montalcino”... some of the best italian wines. We are surrounded by wonderful landscapes, up and down from the hills, along dirt roads, and rows of vineyards.
We suggest a visit in a winery where guests will be welcomed in the traditional “Vineria" for a tasting lunch in the winery. After that, the guests will be accompanied discovering the historic vineyards around the estate.
A different tour which will make the guests discover and appreciate the origin of the marble of Carrara. After the transfer up to Carrara, guests will experience a off-road inside the marble quarries of Carrara, discovering the hidden places, not accessible to the normal tourist tour, where even today the quarrymen extract marble. You will discover the materials, the techniques of extraction, the history and culture of this ancient tradition. We suggest a tasting inside a marble quarry, with the typical “lardo di Colonnata”. After, we will visit a workshop of a local artist, to understand better how the sculture comes from the matherial.
Two different options also for this day:
OPTION 1: a visit of the traditional tuscan “botteghe”, meeting the artists and their laboratories. In this case, we will define the mood according to the preferences of the guests. It could be FOOD (with a gourmet tour), FORNITURE, ARTISTS, LEATHER, ....
OPTION 2: we are in Italy... with italian brand of Fashion, of the dresses, of the shoes, of the fur... so... we can’t not propose a fashion day, with personal shopper, visiting the outlet or the best boutique in the historical centre of Florence. Also in this case, the itinerary will be defined according to the wishes of the guests.
The last day... looking forward to re-welcome you!
Who is better than an Italian Mamma to teach you all the secrets of the traditional cuisine?
Asolando gives you the chance to meet one!
What are you waiting for?
She will take you through the flavours of the farmers’ market. There, you will buy all the ingredients you need fo your exclusive cooking class in her kitchen.
Tuscany tour in Italian style. 7 days - 6 nights
B&B treatment and services as written in the program
ON DEMAND. The tour is thought considering a small group of 12 persons, sleeping in double classic room, who will visit Tuscany next Summer. All the rates have to be defined according to the period, the prefered accommodtions and the services.
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