Wine Trails and Culinary Delights of Italy

€1340 per person
7 days
Central Italy

Wine Trails andCulinary Delights of Italy

This itinerary will take you on a journey through the heart of Italy and the essence of Tuscany. Immerse yourself in its rich history and savour the unique flavours of local gastronomy. To enhance this culturally vibrant adventure, indulge in a Tuscan wine tasting and a hands-on cooking class. Embark on a vibrant exploration where culture and colours blend to create unforgettable memories.
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30 June 2024 00:00 View other Times
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Heading to Tuscany

Rows of cypress trees, small medieval villages surrounded by protective walls, hills adorned with vineyards, and unique artistic treasures: this awaits you in Tuscany and much more!

Pick up your rented car in Florence (or Rome) and head to Siena.

Charming Siena

In Siena, the magnificence of its structures, the elegance of its decorations, and the opulence of its materials captivate visitors. Unmissable landmarks include the iconic Piazza del Campo with the Palazzo Pubblico and the soaring Torre del Mangia, as well as the historic Piazza del Duomo featuring the Cathedral, the ancient Spedale, and the remnants of the new Duomo. Delight in the city’s exceptional cuisine at charming trattorias, and be sure to indulge in the delectable local sweets like panforte, ricciarelli, and cantucci, ideally accompanied by a glass of Vin Santo.

Take a brief drive to a picturesque hillside vineyard. Explore the cellars, delve into the winery’s history, and conclude the tour with a delightful wine tasting accompanied by a selection of authentic Tuscan products.

The Orcia Valley and wine tasting in Montepulciano

Explore the charming villages, scenic landscapes, and wineries of the Orcia Valley. Immerse yourself in a winery visit in Montepulciano, featuring a tasting of the prestigious Vino Nobile. Continue your journey through Monticchiello, Pienza, the Vitaleta Chapel, and San Quirico d’Orcia — settings reminiscent of films like The Gladiator. Just outside San Quirico, discover the most photographed cypress trees in Tuscany. Before returning to your hotel, make a stop in Montalcino, renowned for Brunello wine, and visit the Abbey of Sant’Antimo.

Ancient Arezzo, Medieval Cortona, and Wine Bliss

Today, you’ll explore the often-overlooked treasures of Arezzo. The heart of the city is the Piazza Grande, surrounded by buildings from different eras, including medieval towers and the Renaissance Loggiato Vasariano.

Next, take a leisurely stroll through the charming medieval town of Cortona. Wander its narrow cobblestone streets to discover the majestic Cathedral at Piazza della Repubblica, offering splendid panoramic views.

To complete your day, don’t miss a visit to a local winery. Experience the wine-making process and indulge in a tasting in an authentic setting. Reach your next accommodation in Umbria.

Hidden Treasures of Umbria

Start you discovery tour with the picturesque Spello, known for its pink-hued stone and intimate alleys. Afterward, explore Rasiglia, often referred to as the ‘Venice of Umbria‘ for its historic charm and water features. Continue to Montefalco, the ‘Balcony of Umbria,’ renowned for Sagrantino wine and breathtaking views. The tour concludes with a memorable exploration of Bevagna, celebrated for its historic monuments, craftsmanship, and vibrant culinary and cultural scene.

Assisi Unveiled: Artistic Treasures and Culinary Adventure

Explore Assisi, birthplace of Saint Francis, perched on a hill with stunning views. Follow in the footsteps of Saint Francis and Saint Clare through winding alleys, discovering artistic treasures. In the Basilica of San Francis, admire Giotto’s frescoes depicting the saint’s life.

Immerse yourself in a local chef’s home, where you’ll learn pasta-making and more. Enjoy the meal you’ve prepared, blending flavours and traditions in a unique culinary adventure.


As you conclude your exploration through these captivating places, bid farewell to the enchanting landscapes, rich history, and delectable flavours that have coloured our journey. Hopefully the memories created will linger as a source of inspiration. Return your car in Rome (or Perugia) and end of our services.

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