Treasures of Tuscany & Florence

Treasures of Tuscany & Florence

Set in a valley of olive groves and surrounded by the beautiful Tuscan landscape is the elegant thermal spa town of Montecatini Terme.

Set in a valley of olive groves and surrounded by the beautiful Tuscan landscape is the elegant thermal spa town of Montecatini Terme. From here we explore the rolling Tuscan countryside with daily excursions to some of Italy’s most famous cities.

 

The family-owned hotel stands in the town centre. It retains the style and elegance of a grand past, while offering all the amenities of a thoroughly modern hotel. All 81 en-suite bedrooms have air conditioning, satellite TV, hairdryer, safe and free WiFi.

Day 1

Europa Buscentre to Hull via P&O Ferry from Larne to Cairnryan.

Overnight ferry day 1: P&O Cruiseferry (outside en-suite cabin, all meals included)

D

Day 2

Travel from Zeebrugge to Forbach.

Hotel day 2: Mercure Forbach (1 night D, B&B)

B, D

Day 3

We continue south through the Swiss Alps to the Italian town of Varese.


Hotel : Palace Hotel, Varese (1 night D, B&B)

B, D

Day 4

A relaxing day in Montecatini exploring its shops and cafés, thermal baths and gardens.

Montecatini Terme (5 nights D, B&B) The family-owned hotel stands in the town centre. It retains the style and elegance of a grand past, while offering all the amenities of a thoroughly modern hotel. All 81 en-suite bedrooms have air conditioning, satellite TV,
hairdryer, safe and free WiFi.

B, D

Day 5

Today we travel to Aosta, one of the best preserved Roman cities in the world.

B, D

Day 6

This morning we take the train (400 metre walk from hotel) into the heart of Florence. A guided walking tour introduces us to this wonderful Renaissance city, with free time afterwards to
explore. Return to Montecatini Terme by train at any time today.

B, D

Day 7

A morning visit to the medieval hill town of San Gimignano, instantly recognisable by its encircling walls and 14 towers. Next stop is picturesque Greve, gateway to the Chianti wine region.

B, D

Day 8

First stop today is Pisa famous for its leaning tower - one of Italy’s most recognisable buildings. After lunch we travel to Casale di Valle where we experience a guided tour of the wine cellar, vineyard and wine tasting.

B, D

Day 9

Sadly it is time to leave Italy. We stay overnight stay in Mulhouse, France.

Hotel : Holiday Inn, Mulhouse (1 night D, B&B)

B, D

Day 10

France to Charleroi, Belgium, for overnight.

Hotel: Leonardo Hotel Charleroi City Centre (1 night D, B&B)

B, D

Day 11

We stop in Bruges before catching the overnight ferry to Hull.

Overnight ferry d: P&O Cruiseferry (outside en-suite cabin, all meals included)

B

Day 12

Hull to Belfast via Cairnryan with Stena Line.

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B=Breakfast Included , D=Dinner Included

Tour Highlights

Guided tour of Florence • San Gimignano • Greve • Pisa • Casale di Valle Wine Tour & Tasting • Bruges

 

Price Excludes

Single Room/Cabin Supplement £230

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Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00

Saturday 09:00 - 12:30

Sunday Closed

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