Embark on a special discovery of Italy’s finest wines and some of the most revered Italian specialties in Tuscany. Explore its iconic hilly landscapes strewn with vineyards and olive groves, then continue on for more wonders in nearby Umbria, known as the green heart of Italy. On this food and wine tour, discover famed cities like Lucca, medieval hilltop towns like San Gimignano and legendary wine destinations like Chianti and Montepulciano. Extraordinary experiences await on this luxury tour of Italy, such as truffle hunting in Umbria, a private cooking class in Chianti and privately guided visits to storybook villages.
- Stroll the beautiful medieval town of Lucca
- Try your hand at truffle hunting amidst the scenic landscapes of Umbria
- Enjoy a wine tasting in the medieval village of San Gimignano in Tuscany
This luxury tour of Italy features 7 nights of exclusive accommodations in 4+/5-star hotels or historic mansions with full buffet breakfasts (1 night in Lucca, 3 nights in Chianti & 3 nights in Perugia). Car rental with pick up in Pisa or Lucca airport and drop off in Perugia. The tour is self-drive and is available also with private deluxe van with English speaking driver for transfers and excursions for the entire Tour. Private sightseeing tours with dedicated English-speaking guides, deluxe airport transfers, entrance fees to attractions and professional assistance for the duration of the tour are among the main inclusions. The tour starts in Lucca and finishes in Rome, with in-depth explorations of the villages and wineries of Tuscany and Umbria in between.