3-Day Combo Package: Do it All Plus Florence, Tuscany & Cinque Terre

Italy, Florence

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Specifiche

  • City: Italy, Florence
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Available languages: english italian spanish
  • Meeting point: Inside Santa Maria Novella train station, in front of the pharmacy (green cross) in Florence
  • Availability: from 01.04.2013 to 31.10.2016

Description

Day 1: The Best Places in Tuscany with Dinner in Piazza del Campo: Meet your guide at Santa Maria Novella Station for the transfer to Pisa. See the famous Leaning Tower on Piazza dei Miracoli, one of the most beautiful squares in the world. Admire the impressive Cathedral and Baptistery, before enjoying a Tuscan typical lunch accompanied by regional wines, in a characteristic winery or restaurant. Continue to the medieval hilltop village of San Gimignano, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its well-preserved palazzos, piazzas and towers from the Middle Ages. Next, drive the scenic roads of the Chianti wine region en route to Siena, home of the legendary Palio horse race. A local guide will take you to Piazza del Campo, where the Palio di Siena is held. Continue to Piazza del Duomo to admire the facade of the cathedral before going inside. Enjoy some free time to explore the town on your own before returning to Piazza del Campo for dinner overlooking one of the most enchanting squares in the world.

Day 2: Cinque Terre Tour: Experience the impressive landscapes of Liguria on a scenic 12-hour tour of the rocky coast and villages of Cinque Terre. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the coast is made up of caves, beaches, and cliff top paths. Transfer to Cinque Terre by train, visiting the village of Manarola, an urban jewel of Genoese-style case-torri. Continue to Vernazza, overlooked by the remains of a castle and medieval tower from the 11th century. Next, visit the 13th-century village of Riomaggiore. Continue to Monterosso to see why it is known as "The Pearl of Cinque Terre". Marvel at the beauty of its beaches, before trying some limoncino ligure in a traditional wine shop. The afternoon is free to swim or explore the village on your own.

Day 3: Florence Grand Panoramic + Welcome to Florence Tour: Meet your guide at Santa Maria Novella Station in Florence for a scenic morning drive by comfortable minivan. Enjoy panoramic views of the domes and bridges of Florence from Piazzale Michelangelo, before heading to the Etruscan town of Fiesole, driving through some of the lesser known suburbs of Florence. Return to Florence for a guided walking tour of the historic center. The 1.5-hour walking tour gives you a great overview of the city’s 2,000-year history, from its Roman origins to its emergence in the Renaissance. Go to a 15th-century palace and the jewelry stores of the covered Ponte Vecchio across the Arno River. Marvel at the facade of the Uffizi Gallery, and gaze in awe at Brunelleschi’s Dome overlooking the Baptistery's “Gates of Paradise”.

Included

Day 1:
• Free pick up on request
• Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning 
• Expert multilingual escorts
• Lunch consisting of typical Tuscan dishes 
• Wine tasting
• Entrance to Siena Cathedral 
• Light dinner 

Day 2:
• Free pick up on request
• Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning 
• Expert multilingual escorts
• Limoncino ligure tasting
• Ferry boat and train tickets  

Day 3:
• Free pick up on request 
• Travel by minivan with air conditioning 
• Professional driving escort
• Guided walking tour of Florence

Not included

• Lunch in a traditional seaside restaurant in Monterosso (Cinque Terre): € 15,00 per person
• Drop off service: € 6,00 per person on day 1 and 2

Notes

Daily. Day 1. 7:45am (check in closes 15 min before departure), Return point: SMN station around 10.30pm Day 2. 7:15am (check in closes 15 min before departure), Return point: SMN station around 8.00pm Day 3 9.15am (check in closes 15 min before departure) Day 3. Afternoon 6.00 pm - My Tour Office in Florence, Via Cavour, 21RED, Return point Via Cavour 26/28 Red around 7.30pm A vegetarian menu is available upon request for the optional lunch. Entrance to the Siena Cathedral is not available on Sundays. This combination package includes 4 different tours. The tour itineraries don’t have to be taken in the order suggested above; you can take them at anytime, in any sequence, and even on non-consecutive days. The itinerary may be changed due to acts of force majeure, such us strikes, bad weather etc. Customers must be able to climb and descend stairs. Please note that the Florence Grand Panoramic and the Welcome to Florence Tour are only available in EN/ES/IT.

Cancellation policy

48 hours