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2 nights bed & breakfast en route
6 nights dinner, bed & breakfast Montecatini Terme 1 typical Tuscan 4‐course dinner
Private walking tour of Florence, Lucca & Siena Free time in Florence, Lucca, Siena & Pisa
Free time in Montecatini
Optional excursion to Bagni San Filippo* (*£10 per person, please enquire at time of booking)
HIGHLIGHTS OF YOUR STAY
Day 1 – Travelling across picturesque Europe, later this afternoon we will arrive at our overnight hotel for a one‐night bed and breakfast stay.
Day 2 – After breakfast we continue to the Hotel Royal Palace in Montecatini, Tuscany.
Day 3 – This morning we visit the Roman city of Lucca, surrounded by a medieval wall you can safely explore the traffic free alleyways and squares that inspired one of Italy’s greatest composers – Giacomo Puccini. After some free time, we travel to nearby Pisa. This enchanting city is home to one of the world’s most famous landmarks, the renowned Leaning Tower of Pisa.
Day 4 – Enjoy exploring our resort of Montecatini Terme at your own pace today. Most famous for its thermal waters, you can wander along Viale Verdi (the main street) which is lined with shops, cafés and restaurants until you reach Piazza Popolo its most famous historic spa.
Day 5 – Today we will travel to Florence – one of Tuscany’s most popular towns. Here, a knowledgeable guide will join us as we embark on a fascinating walking tour around this incredible city. Whilst exploring the awe‐inspiring sights such as Florence Cathedral and Michelangelo’s David, our expert guide will be on hand to tell you the stories behind the sights, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the history and culture of Florence, bringing the city to life in front of your eyes. Day 6 – Shortly after breakfast we’ll head to Siena, this historic city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is instantly recognisable from the James Bond film “Quantum of Solace,” home to spiritual monuments that have retained both their medieval forms and their extraordinary art form. To ensure that we make the most of this enchanting city, we will once again, be joined by an experienced guide today.
Day 7 – After a leisurely breakfast, enjoy another day at leisure. Alternatively, you can join us for an
optional excursion to Bagni San Filippo, one of Tuscany’s most stunning spa towns. The town resort features a swimming pool and wellness centre – or nature lovers can head to Fosso Bianco. Found hidden away in the lushious woods below Bangi San Filippo, this series of natural hot springs and set of pools cascade down the mountain, each filled with nutrient-rich crystal white waters.