During this full-day tour, visit the Leaning Tower of Pisa with its quirky angle; Duomo di Santa Maria, one of Italy’s best cathedrals; and the imposing Charterhouse of Calci, which dates back to the 14th Century. Dine in a typical trattoria and spend time shopping in the traditional boutiques of Borgo Stretto or the chic shops of Corso Italia.
Included: Guided tour of Calci Charterhouse (entrance ticket included), guided tour of Pisa, three-course lunch (water, local wine and coffee included). Excluded: Extra food and drink.
Departs daily from Florence.
Sample produce from Tuscany’s vineyards during The Ruby of Tuscany private tour. Learn about Tuscan reds in one of the best enotecas in Florence and discover how to match each wine with food. Relax during the tasting with traditional canapés of chicken liver and olive paté crostini, bruschetta, veal carpaccio, and local cheeses.
Departs from Florence or Siena Mon-Sat.
Explore Florence with a local art historian and learn how Renaissance art was linked to gastronomic culture. Visit the Palazzo Pitti and Uffizi Gallery, and enjoy a four-course lunch in your guide’s home, cooked by her husband – an excellent chef and wine connoisseur.
Includes: 2-hour art tour, a four-course lunch with wine and coffee. Excludes: Transfers.
Departs on request from Florence
Enjoy an exquisite introduction to authentic Tuscan cuisine during this cookery experience, guided by an expert chef in your own professional cooking space. You will learn how to make a delicious Tuscan dinner and prepare home-made pasta and sauces. Afterwards sit comfortably at the table to taste your fine creation, accompanied by a well deserved glass of wine.
Included: Exclusive cooking lesson with dinner and wine. Exclusions: Transfers.
Departs from Florence Mon-Sat