The best of Tuscany and Umbria in a 3 days fully escorted tour from Florence
What a unique opportunity for all those who wants to discover the best of Tuscany and Umbria have to offer. A delicious Sangiovese red wine from the most famous Chianti Classico region. You will visit the stunning medieval village of San Gimignano famouus also for the white wine Vernaccia produced in the same area. This is just for the first day. On the second and the third day, you will visit the beanty of Umbria region. Amazing cities and villages like Perugia, Orvieto Gubbio and Civita di Bagnoregio which is the town that is dying due to the constant erosion of the tuff rocks where it is placed, this citadel half-way between Orvieto and Lake Bolsena has Etruscan and Medieval origins. You will stay in a fantastic private villa/apartment in a cosy traditional Tuscany farmhouse complex. Our local expert and driver will look after you in a fully escorted day tours for the three days.Join us this amazing adventure to learn more about our culture and experience Tuscany and beyond as local
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- 2x Breakfast
- 2x Dinner
- Accommodation included: 2 nights
What's excluded :
Day 1: Florence - Chianti Classico - San Gimignano
Stop At: San Gimignano, San Gimignano, Tuscany
As first day of the tour, you will have a chance to taste the most beautiful wines Tuscany has to offer. We will take to the Chianti classic region to learn more about Sangiovese and the most famous red wine in the world. Then we will move to San Gimignano. Sandwiched between Florence and Siena, San Gimignano is a walled town with captivating architecture and impressive medieval towers that soar above the rest of the town, providing a wonderful skyline for those in the valley beneath. You will have a free time to visit this incredible medieval village and stop to an amazing local run family winery to learn more about Vernaccia di San Gimignano which is the most famous white grape of Tuscany. In the afternoon/evening our local expert and driver will take you to a traditional Tuscany farmhouse where you will spend 2 nights in a private villa/apartment.
Duration: 9 hours
Accommodation included: Private villa/apartment in a 4 star farmhouse accommodation
Day 2: Gubbio- Perugia
Stop At: Umbria, Umbria
Today we say a big Ciao! to the region of Umbria. We will be visiting two of the most beautiful towns in the region - Gubbio and Perugia. The morning will be spent in Gubbio, a town of ancient origins predating Roman times. It is also well known as the location for the shooting of the very popular Italian TV crime/comedy series, Don Matteo, starring Terence Hill (aka Mario Girrotti!). Guests are free to take the cable car ride, explore charming Gubbio and its local market,( every Tuesday) and dine at one of the local eateries on offer here. After lunch we move on to the University city of Perugia, which is the capital of the region of Umbria. It has a beautiful historical centre which is dominated by the Palazzo dei Priori and the views of the countryside below are truly breathtaking! In the late afternoon we return to the farmhouse for a lovely dinner.
Duration: 9 hours
Accommodation included: Private villa/apartment in a 4 star Tuscany farmhouse
Day 3: Orvieto - Civita di Bagnoregio
Stop At: Orvieto, Orvieto, Province of Terni, Umbria
This morning, after the check out, we head south to the magnificent hilltop town of Civita di Bagnoregio, in the province of Lazio which is almost 2 hours driving. A charming hamlet perched high upon a large hilltop, it sits as an island oasis, and is a true marvel and one of the most spectacular sights in all of Italy. You will have a free time to visit this little village and time for a traditional free lunch. There will be almost 2 km walking from the main village to the small one with a extra cost of 5 Euro per person. In the afternoon we will visit Orvieto famous for its Duomo, and also its white wine - Orvieto Classico. Guests will have enough time to thoroughly explore this beautiful town, and whilst there will be able to visit the plethora of underground mining tunnels and also the town’s stunning theatre. Our local drive will then start driving back for 2 hours to Florence to drop you off and end the tour.
Duration: 9 hours
No accommodation included on this day.
Departure Point :Piazza dell'Unità Italiana, 25/6, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick all the guests from the platform 16 at the Florence train station SMN. However, we might also pick you up from your Hotel or the airport.That's depend of the number of the guests.Airports
- Peretola Airport, Florence Italy
Departure Time :10:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Most travelers can participate
- There will be several steps and undulating varied roads in the villages.
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.