Tuscany to Cinque Terre: Wines, Villages & Unforgettable Walks
Day 1 - Florence
Arrive in Florence at any time. Meet your CEO and fellow travellers in the evening at a welcome meeting.
Day 2 - Florence to Cinque Terre
Start the day off with a walking tour of Florence seeing all of the famous sites like the Centro Storico, Giotto's bell tower, the Palazzo Vecchio and The Uffizi. It's onwards to La Spezia and Cinque Terre. On the way the group will stop in Lucca for a guided walk through this medieval town.
Day 3 - Cinque Terre
Enjoy some breakfast before taking a short train to the village Romaggiore for the start of today's hike. Walk along the coastal path of Cinque Terre, a World Heritage Site and National Park. Enjoy a free afternoon to continue exploring. You could sign up for a food making class, book a boat trip, or hike any of the other coastal and inland paths that will take you all over one of the most gorgeous stretches of coastline in all of Italy. Spend the morning discovering the five towns within the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Cinque Terre, Corniglia, Manarola, Monterosso al Mare, Riomaggiore, and Vernazza.
Should you opt out of the hike with the group and CEO, the Cinque Terre National Park pass will still be available for you to discover the five towns on your own.
Day 4 - Cinque Terre
A full free day to enjoy the marvels of Cinque Terre. Opt to visit the town of Portovenere or join a pesto-making demonstration in Manarola. You could also spend some time shopping, wine tasting, cafe-hopping, and beach walking if you're craving more relaxing vibes. Kayaking, boat tours, and hiking are always available.
Day 5 - Cinque Terre to Chianti Region
After breakfast, travel to North Chianti region. En route the group will stop in Pisa briefly to see the Leaning Tower of Pisa. After, continue driving through the stunning Tuscan area and enjoy an included dinner tonight with the group in San Donato Fronzano.
Day 6 - Chianti Region
Wake up in the beautiful Tuscan countryside. In the morning hike through the hillside villages near San Donato Fronzano to Castello dei Bonsi. In the afternoon use your free time to join an optional bike tour before an included wine tasting and delicious dinner with the group.
Day 7 - Chianti region to Florence
Travel to Florence by private vehicle. Tour ends upon arrival.
Hotels (4 nts). Agriturismo farm stay (2 nts).
Private vehicle, train, walking.
Meals Included: 6 breakfasts, 2 dinners
Meals Budget: Allow USD215-280 for meals not included.
- Medici Chapels Visit (10EUR per person)
- Ponte Vecchio Visit
- Piazzale Michelangelo Walk
- Pesto Making Class (80EUR per person)
- Cinque Terre Boat Trip (50EUR per person)