On this affordable Italy tour package, the town of Montecatini serves as your home base from which to venture out to explore the surrounding landscapes of breathtaking Tuscany and getting to know its culinary and wine traditions. You’ll indulge in picturesque scenery, world-class local wines, traditional cuisine, and cultural discoveries. After your value-minded holiday in Tuscany, you’ll travel to Florence to enjoy your Monograms independent holiday package.
From the rolling hills of Montalbano to Vinci and beyond, we’ll take you through bountiful vineyards, olive groves, and chestnut trees. You’ll even visit the birthplace of Leonardo da Vinci to experience the Renaissance master’s life and art. Traveling through some of the most stunning and lush natural landscapes in Italy, you’ll embark to visit idyllic spots, including the gorgeous Chianti Valley and the Etruscan Coast. As you visit quaint wine shops, cafes, historic estates, and museums, you’ll feel immersed in the history and traditions of each destination.
In addition to sampling the local gourmet Tuscan fare, you’ll also be treated to an Italian cooking lesson. You’ll prepare an authentic Italian dish inside a rustic Tuscan farmhouse where you and your travel companions will enjoy your culinary creations – complete with master-chef prizes. You’ll also learn the art of Italian dessert-making at your hotel and get to taste some of the celebrated Chianti and Super Tuscan wines right where they are produced. You’ll enjoy making Montecatini your home for this vacation in Tuscany, while making priceless discoveries on your excursions to the best in Tuscan experiences only the locals know. Next, travel to Florence for your Monograms holiday.
Your Monograms holiday package in Florence includes transfer from Montecatini to Florence. Visit the Duomo Museum, walk through Piazza del Duomo, see the sculptures of Piazza della Signoria, and visit Santa Croce Square with an expert local guide. You’ll be treated to superior hotel accommodations, a Local Host® on call to offer guidance and assistance during your stay, and the perfect blend of guided sightseeing and free time to enjoy all that Florence has to offer.