TUSCANY & UMBRIA

15 Days/14 Nights - a unique experience and unforgettable journey.

START YOUR JOURNEY with 3 nights in Pisa visiting its beautiful monuments and famous leaning tower and explore the exquisite, medieval walled town of Lucca.

THE JOURNEY CONTINUES with 3 relaxing nights in Elba Island, staying in a hotel overlooking the bay’s crystal clear water and golden sand.

COMPLETE THE JOURNEY in Cortona; we will take you on day trips to share our passion for the iconic scenery of Tuscany and Umbria.

TUSCANY - The beautiful landscapes, deep culinary and wine traditions, and world-class art make Tuscany the main tourist destination in Italy. Tuscany, the cradle of the Italian Renaissance, is so rich with art, architecture, and culture that it has been called an open-air museum and has seven designated World Heritage Sites, including the cities of Pisa, Siena, San Gimignano and Pienza. Tuscany landscapeTuscany’s countryside also offers inspiration with its gently rolling hills, sculpted vineyards, olives trees and sunflower fields. And we have included a few of Tuscany’s hidden gems to enrich this unforgettable journey!

Umbria - A region rich in history and spiritual traditions, Umbria is known for its monasteries, Romanesque churches and Gothic monuments where many masterpieces are displayed - such as sublime frescoes by Giotto and Cimabue. It is also a treasure of culinary and wine traditions, best exemplified by the region’s black truffles and Sagrantino di Montefalco, one of the most prestigious wines in italy. Umbria, Gubbio Umbria’s rolling hills are covered with lush elm and chestnut trees and river valleys. The beautiful medieval village of Assisi is a Christian mecca, famous as the birthplace of St. Clare and St. Francis, whose spiritual light influenced the world.

TWU, Tour With Us, Travel With Us, The Way To Travel.

Tour highlights

  • Tour starts in Pisa and ends in Florence.
  • Experience a delightful journey and enjoy Italy with the locals!
  • Stay in small, charming hotels.
  • Our intimate group size (max 7 people*) offers flexibility and efficiency, plus personalized service.
  • Travel in a comfortable mini-van or mini-bus.
  • Spend less time in long transfers, spend more time savoring your Italian journey.
  • Sample some of Italy’s most distinguished wines.
  • Sample creative cuisine inspired by the Slow Food Movement.
  • Enjoy special farewell dinners in amazing settings.
*For larger groups please contact us.

Sightseeing

  • Explore charming medieval and Renaissance villages, Etruscan museums, castles, cathedrals, beautiful piazzas and monasteries, accompanied by our English-speaking local Italian guides.
  • Tuscany: Pisa, Lucca, Bolgheri, San Gimignano, Elba Island, Capoliveri, Portoferraio, Arezzo, Cortona, Siena, Pienza, Porto Azzurro and Montepulciano.
  • Umbria: Castiglione del Lago, Gubbio, Deruta, Isola Maggiore and Assisi.
  • View map of the Tour.

Activities

  • Experience the cheese making process in a local farm and taste their products during lunch.
  • Visit a family farm and learn about their delicious pasta products, olive oil and prize awarded wine.
  • Visit the oldest and largest antique fair in Italy.
  • Take part in winery tours and taste renowned wines.
  • Prepare authentic Italian dishes in hands-on cooking classes.