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7 Days / 6 Nights
Rome - Montepulciano - Pienza - Siena - San Gimignano - San Donato In Poggio - Pisa - La Spezia - Portovenere (golfo Dei Poeti) - Cinqueterre - Carrara Marble Caves - Montecarlo Di Lucca - Rome

Day 01 - Friday - Rome (Pre-Tour Package)
Transfer from the airport in Rome to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Dinner is not included.
Meals: -

Day 02 - Saturday - Rome (Pre-Tour Package)
American Buffet breakfast at the hotel. In the morning you will enjoy a 3 hrs "Discovering Rome", walking tour. You will be picked up at your hotel at about 9.00am. The tour will start from Largo Argentina and continue to, Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, tour will end at the Spanish steps. (no drop o at the Hotel) Rest of the day at leisure and overnight. Dinner is not included.
Meals: B

Day 03 - Sunday - Rome - Montepulciano - Pienza - Siena
8.00 am meeting point at the Gartour's sightseeing oce or pickup at the hotel from 7.30am to 7.45am. Meet your multilingual tour leader and start a delightful trip through the rolling hills of the Chianti Region. Will reach the hilltop town of MONTEPULCIANO, an ancient village rich of medieval and Renaissance buildings, famous for producing one of the oldest wines of Italy, the "Nobile di Montepulciano". You will stop for a visit to a wine cellar and experience a tasting of wines and local products like ham, cheese, and salami. Proceed to PIENZA, the Renaissance town built under Pope Pius II and alsowell-known for its pecorino cheese. The tour will proceed to SIENA, where you will enjoy a visit of the old city centre. You will be walking along the medieval streets admiring splendid palaces. The sightseeing tour will end in the Piazza del Campo. This is one of the most beautiful squares in the world and site of the famous 600 years old horse-race, called "Il Palio". Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Meals: B D

Day 04 - Monday - Siena - San Gimignano - S. Donato In Poggio - Pisa - La Spezia
After breakfast at the hotel, departure to SAN GIMIGNANO, a tiny city that has remained intact through the centuries; situated on a hilltop and famous for its numerous towers, frescoes and other art treasures. You will then proceed to S. DONATO IN POGGIO located within the CHIANTI CLASSICO "Gallo Nero" region, where we will make a stop at the farmhouse Montecchio to enjoy an excellent wine tasting with snacks. The tour continues onto PISA, where you will have free time. Early afternoon our expert tour leader will take you for a pleasant walk into the enchanting historical centre, Piazza dei Miracoli, with its famous Leaning Tower (exterior visit), The Baptistery (exterior visit) and other beautiful monuments. Proceed to LA SPEZIA. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Meals: B D

Day 05 - Tuesday - La Spezia - Portovenere - Golfo Dei Poeti - Cinqueterre - La Spezia
After breakfast, departure by boat for an unforgettable day dedicated to the discovery of one of the most amazing and enchanting landscape in the World. The five villages, "CINQUE TERRE" is an area suspended between sea and land, hanging from sheer clis surrounded by hills and vineyards. You willenter into a little piece of heaven. By touring the coast line by boat, you will have the possibility to admire this amazing landscape from the seaside*, like in a postcard. (*In the event of rough sea, the visit will be done partly by coach and partly by train.) During the tour, the boat will reach Portovenere and the most important villages. You will be able to stop at PORTO VENERE, VERNAZZA, MONTEROSSO and visit them at leisure:

PORTOVENERE: Portovenere, on the Gulf of Poets, is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Its picturesque harbor is lined with brightly colored houses, while narrow medieval streets lined with shops lead up the hill from the ancient city gate to the castle. VERNAZZA: The small fishing village Vernazza is probably the most characteristic of the Cinque Terre and is classified as one of the most beautiful villages in Italy. The village is surrounded by very steeply-terraced olive groves which are said to produce among the finest olive oil in the country. MONTEROSSO: It is the largest of the five coastal villages. Its amazing beaches, its beautiful reefs and the sea's crystal clear waters, make this small village one of the most hospitable of the Ligurian Riviera. Board the train from Monterosso and arrive in La Spezia. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Meals: B D

Day 06 - Wednesday - La Spezia - Carrara Marble Caves - Montecarlo Di Lucca - Rome
After breakfast at the hotel, the tour will take you to CARRARA for a visit of the impressive marble quarries carved deep into the mountain. This is where Michelangelo took the raw material to create his superb masterpieces. Continue to MONTECARLO DI LUCCA, a lovely town located on the hills around Lucca. This territory is ideal for the production of top quality wine and extra virgin olive oil. We will stop and visit a farmhouse where the owners will have you taste delicious Tuscan food specialities,from olive oil to cheese, from bread to wine and of course pasta, which you will taste with dierent wines. Proceed to Rome and arrival in the evening. Arrival at the hotel at about 9.00pm. Overnight in Rome.
Meals: B

Day 07 - Thursday - Rome
American buet breakfast at the hotel, end of our services.
Meals: B


Note:
- City tax not included and to be paid directly in the hotels
- Only one bag per person allowed (any size) plus one hand luggage

Untitled Spreadsheet
  2018      
       
  Operated On Fridays From 06/04 To 19/10/2018  
       
  Departure Dbl Occ Sgl Occ Trpl Occ
  April 06, 13, 20, 27 CAD 2,344 CAD 3,344 CAD 2,206
  May 04, 11, 18, 25 CAD 2,344 CAD 3,344 CAD 2,206
  June 01, 08, 15, 22, 29 CAD 2,344 CAD 3,344 CAD 2,206
  July 06, 13, 20 27 CAD 2,344 CAD 3,344 CAD 2,206
  August 03, 10, 17, 24, 31 CAD 2,344 CAD 3,344 CAD 2,206
  September 07, 14, 21, 28 CAD 2,344 CAD 3,344 CAD 2,206
  October 05, 12, 19 CAD 2,344 CAD 3,344 CAD 2,206
         
  Hotels:      
  Rome - The Building 4* Or Similar  
  Siena Area - Hotel Montaperti 4* Or Similar  
  La Spezia Area - Hotel Nh La Spezia 4* Or Similar  
 
Includes:
  • Arrival Transfer From The Fco/cia
  • Airports To The Hotel In Rome
  • 3 Hrs Guided Walking Tour In Rome
  • Accommodation In 4* Selected Hotels
  • 6 Breakfast
  • 3 Dinners (drinks Not Included)
  • 3 Wine Tastings With Local Products
  • Ground Transportation By Deluxe Motor Coach With Air Conditioning
  • Boat Trip Along The Enchanting Cinque Terre Coast Line
  • Train From Monterosso To La Spezia
  • Multilingual Tour English - Spanish - French Entrance Fee
HIGHLIGHTS DAY BY DAY:
  • Rome: Walking Guided Tour "discovering Rome" 3 Hrs
  • Montepulciano: Famous For Producing One Of The Oldest Wines Of Italy "nobile Di Montepulciano"
  • Pienza: The Renaissance Town Famous For Its Pecorino Cheese Is Also Called The "ideal City".
  • S.donato In Poggio: Area Chianti Classico Gallo Nero Docg
  • Siena: With Its Piazza Del Campo, And The Famous 600 Years Old Horse-race Called "il Palio"
  • San Gimignano: A Tiny City That Has Remained Intact Through The Centuries
  • Lucca: With His Enchanting Historical Center
  • Pisa: With His Leaning Tower
  • Portovenere: (golfo Dei Poeti)
  • The Magnificent Cinque Terre: Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza, Monterosso
  • Carrara: The Impressive Marble Quarries Carved Deep Into The Mountain And It Museum.
  • Montecarlo Di Lucca: A Lovely City Located On The Hills Around Lucca
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