What to Expect
A feast for the senses, the region of Tuscany in Italy, is renowned throughout the world for its charming towns, delicious Italian cuisine and romantic atmosphere. The seasonal cuisine, orchards, vineyards and truffle tasting will leave you wanting more. Art and food lovers will bask in every aspect of this tour. From ancient ruins, medieval towns, art galleries and gourmet treats, there is something for everyone along the route. Enjoy walking or cycling through the gentle, rolling hills, passing vineyards and fruit farms at every stopping point. Lucca, Siena, San Miniato and San gimignano are just a few of the city highlights. Buon appetito!
Day 1. Transfer from Pisa Airport to our accommodation in the Tuscan hills.
Day 2. Walk to Monte Croce and visit an ancient chestnut mill in medieval Fabbriche di Vallico
Day 3. A lovely day of hiking up to the natural arch of Monte Forato.
Day 4. The Serchio Valley, Hannibal’s Camp and Monto Giovo.
Day 5. Explore the local surroundings or visit the exquisite medieval gem of Lucca.
Day 6. Parco Naturale dell’Orecchiella and the medieval town of Castiglione di Garfagnana.
Day 7. Hike up Paia della Croce, the Queen of the Apuane Mountains.
Departure day. A single transfer to Pisa Airport is provided.