We’ll meet at your hotel or a meeting point of your choice. Your guide will accompany you during all the morning at the discovery of Florence’s historical center: the Duomo, Giotto’s Bell Tower, the Baptistery, the Church of Santa Maria Novella, Palazzo Vecchio, Piazza della Repubblica. You’ll take a walk through the shopping district and reach Ponte Vecchio.
Lunch in a typical tavern.
Afternoon and dinner on your own.
Night in a B&B (breakfast included)
You’ll meet again with your guide at the hotel, and you’ll come to know the Santa Croce quarter with its famous Church, Palazzo Pitti, the wonderful Boboli Gardens and the unequalled panorama of the whole city of Florence that one can enjoy from Piazzale Michelangelo.
Lunch and afternoon on your own
Late in the afternoon, meeting at the railway station of Santa Maria Novella and travel to Arezzo by train.
Arrival in Arezzo and checking into a B&B (brakfast included)
Dinner in a typical tavern in Arezzo
You’ll meet with your guide who will take you to the discovery of the home city of such famous literary men as Petrarca and Pietro Aretino. You’ll discover many testimonies of the genius of Piero della Francesca. We’ll visit the Basilica of San Francesco, the Church of Santa Maria della Pieve, the Cathedral, the House of Giorgio Vasari with its magnificent frescos, and the Mecenate Archaeological Museum, where one can admire rich relics of a glorious Etruscan and Roman past. If we are lucky enough to be in Arezzo on any month’s first weekend, we’ll be able to wander through the stalls and booths of antiquarians for one of the most important fairs in Tuscany. Lunch on your own.
Late in the afternoon, we’ll leave for Siena
Checking into a B&B (breakfast included), and dinner in a typical tavern.
Meeting with your guide and visit to the splendid city of Siena, which we’ll admire in all its details. And we’ll see Piazza del campo with its Torre (Tower) del Mangia, the Cathedral, the Baptistery, the Public Hall, and the Church of Santa Maria della Scala.
Lunch on your own and free time in the afternoon.
Late in the afternoon, return according to your preferences.