November 01 - 09, 2019
Tour Status - Available
Select Holidays has reserved this amazing 5* villa for an unforgettable EIGHT amazing days…Fly to Rome, enjoy a few days in this great city then transfer to the villa for this unforgettable "Inclusive" Tuscan Villa experience.
- 8-Day Private Tuscan Villa Stay
- Airfare from major North American gateways
- All Meals
- Wines & Beer at Villa
- Tours of Penza, Sienna, Florence, Cremona, and Venice
- Leisure time to enjoy the villa
- Your Own Chef preparing gourmet meals
- A Full Staff to pander to your every whim
- World Class Wines served with lunch & dinner
- Happy Hour each evening with canapes
- Tours into the Italian countryside that include local towns & villages plus more....
Day 1: November 01, 2019: DEPART NORTH AMERICA for ROME, ITALY [IFM]
Your journey begins with an overnight flight from North America that will take you to Rome, Italy.
Day 2: November 02, 2019: TUSCAN VILLA, ITALY [IFM/D]
Arrive into the Rome airport in the morning where you are met and transferred to your Tuscan Villa for a 7-night stay with a “Welcome Dinner” this evening.
This "All-Inclusive “Villa Experience" features:
* Your own chef to prepare gourmet meals
* Wines & beer served with lunch & dinner
* Happy Hour each evening with canapés
* Tours into the Italian countryside daily
* Leisure time to enjoy the villa and pasta making
* Limited to ONLY 16 “Select Guests”
Day 3: November 03, 2019: VILLA [B/L/D]
This morning you depart the villa and go to a local village to learn about the process of making Olive Oil and have lunch. The afternoon and evening is spent back at the villa where you can acquaint yourselves with all the villa’s features and enjoy cocktails before a dinner.
Day 4: November 04, 2019: VILLA / BRUNELO WINES [B/L/D]
As you are visiting this area during the last of the wine harvest, a morning visit to ‘Brunelo Wines’ has been arranged for a tour and tasting, including lunch. There will be time to explore in the local village before returning to the villa for happy hour and dinner.
Day 5: November 05, 2019: VILLA / PIENZA / SPA [B/L/D]
Today you travel to the historical hilltop town of Pienza. In 1996, UNESCO declared the town a World Heritage Site, and in 2004 the entire valley of Val d'Orcia, was included on the list of UNESCO's World Cultural Landscapes. There is time to explore on your own and enjoy the views before enjoying a lunch at a local farm with wine tasting. Return to the villa later in the afternoon.
Day 6: November 06, 2019: VILLA / SIENA [B/D]
This morning you depart for the UNESCO city of Siena for a guided tour of this unique place that will include a tour inside the Siena Cathedral built in 1200’s, elaborately decorated in white, greenish-black and pink marble. There will be free time to enjoy having lunch and exploring on your own before returning to the villa.
Day 7: November 07, 2019: VILLA /LOCAL VILLAGE [B/L/D]
There is a free morning at the villa and the opportunity to try your hand at making pasta the Italian way. Later this afternoon as a 35th Anniversary Special, travel to the Cetona area to enjoy a Gold Plated 8-course dinner at the “St. Francesco Monastery Restaurant” then return to villa later in the evening. (*If numbers on tour meet their criteria, otherwise a special dinner will be hosted at the villa)
Day 8: November 08, 2019: VILLA /LOCAL VILLAGE [B/L/D]
There is a free morning at the villa then in the afternoon you may wish to visit a local spa to enjoy these natural hot water then return to villa later in the afternoon for happy hour and dinner.
Day 9: November 09, 2019: VILLA / END OF TOUR [B/IFM]
Unfortunately your time at the villa has come to an end. You depart the villa in the morning and transfer to the Rome airport where you will make your connecting flights back to North America.
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