DAY 1 — Arrival in Tuscany
Upon your arrival in Tuscany you will have the chance to relax and enjoy the area at leisure.Transfers to the accommodations can be arranged from your arrival point.
DAY 2 — Chianti Tour and Cooking Lesson
This morning you will tour with your private driver the beautiful Chianti area visiting the charming and historical town of Greve. You will also visit a local winery where you will have a tour and you will sample the local wine. After the tour you will return to your hotel.
DAY 3 — Siena and San Gimignano
Your Chianti adventure takes you to two cultural centers Siena and San Gimignano with your own private English speaking driver. Siena is the ultimate medieval town and a UNESCO world heritage site. You will visit Siena with a local guide. You will then continue to San Gimignano hose many towers are a symbol of its past power. This hill top town is a medieval gem. After the tour you will return to your accommodations for the evening.
DAY 4 — Truffle Hunting
Today’s full day excursion will be fun, interesting and a culinary delight. You will depart with your driver to San Miniato where the use of the rare mushrooms called Truffles has been a long tradition. You will tour the area and hunt with a licensed truffle hunger and his truffle-sniffing trained dog. You will then visit a truffle processing plant where you will see how truffles are used in different products. You will be able to sample some typical dishes which include truffles. You will also visit the quaint town of San Miniato before returning to your accommodations for the evening
DAY 5 — Departure
After checking out of your hotel, depart for your onward travel. Transfers can be arranged for your next point or the airport or rail station.
DAY 6 — Rome
A free day to enjoy on your own or you may choose from one of our many optional tours.