Wonders of Rome & Tuscany

From $2,849
Duration 9 Days
Departures from Sep 2020 - Sep 2020
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From $2,849
Duration 9 Days
Departures from Sep 2020 - Sep 2020
Tour Overview

Combine sightseeing with mouthwatering Italian cuisine on our Wonders of Rome & Tuscany tour. Explore architectural gems and iconic landmarks, and discover local flavours with wine-tasting sessions and regional cookery classes.

  • Classic Touring
  • All Breakfasts
  • Flight Choices
  • Max Group Size 30

Your Holiday Includes

  • ​Just You Tour Manager as your host
  • 8 nights in a 4-star hotel
  • 13 meals: 8 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners
  • Specialist Local Guides
  • Welcome drink & farewell get-together
  • Free scheduled group transfers are available on arrival & departure from Fiumicino T3
  • Porterage
  • Audio Guide

Included Holiday Highlights

  • ​Welcome dinner with local speciality dishes
  • Rome walking tour, including the Trevi Fountain & the Spanish Steps
  • Sightseeing tour of Siena
  • Private cookery class at the renowned Castello del Trebbio
  • Guided discovery tour of Florence
  • Wine-tasting at Torre a Cona
  • Trip to medieval Orvieto

Itinerary

Day 1 Rome

Make your own way to Rome where you can meet us for the scheduled group transfers to your hotel. After settling into your room you’ll join the rest of the group for your first taste of Italy at a nearby restaurant.

Meals included: D

Day 2 Rome

After breakfast, unlock the secrets of the Eternal City on a panoramic walking tour. Discover one incredible sight after another, from the wonderfully preserved Pantheon to the impressive Spanish Steps. You’ll also wander around popular Piazza Navona, the city’s most famous Baroque square, and visit the spectacular 17th century Trevi Fountain.

In the afternoon, explore Rome’s maze of cobbled streets solo or sign up for the optional ‘skip-the-line’ entrance to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel.

Meals included: B,L

Day 3 Siena - San Gimignano

Venture into Tuscany and stop off at stunning Siena, one of Italy’s best-preserved medieval cities. Marvel at its beautiful mansions, ornate palaces and cobbled streets on a walking tour, before taking a break for lunch at bustling Piazza del Campo. Continue your journey through San Gimignano and the idyllic landscapes of rural Tuscany en route to your hotel in Montecatini Terme, where you’ll relax over more tasty Italian fare.

Meals included: B,D

Day 4 Castello Del Trebbio

Tuscany’s cuisine is undeniably one of the region’s biggest draws. Today will be a real highlight for food lovers as you’ll get to visit the 12th century Castello del Trebbio and enjoy a private cookery class. We’ll learn all about the tastes and aromas of traditional Tuscan cooking and prepare our very own feast accompanied by amazing local wines from the historic estate’s own vineyards.

Meals included: B,L

Day 5 Montecatini Terme - at Leisure

Have a day completely to yourself or book onto our optional excursion to stunning Cinque Terre. The coastal region is made up of five remote cliff top villages overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. As they’re inaccessible by road, the trip will involve discovering two on a relaxing boat journey.

Meals included: B,D

Day 6 Florence - Torre A Cona

You can’t visit Tuscany without exploring Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance. Stroll across the enchanting Ponte Vecchio, admire the magnificent Duomo and marvel at the city’s glorious architecture during a guided tour.

After lunch, the Torre a Cona wine estate awaits you just outside the city. Owned by Count Rossi di Montelera, we’ll embark on a tour of its historic wine cellars and sample four fine wines paired with local nibbles.

Meals included: B,L

Day 7 Montecatini Terme - at Leisure

Soak up Tuscany at your own pace with a whole day of leisure time. If you’re keen to pack in more iconic Italian landmarks, why not sign up to our optional Pisa and Lucca excursion?

Learn about the Field of Miracles on a guided tour, which includes a viewing of the awe-inspiring Leaning Tower of Pisa. Afterwards, enjoy a scenic stroll along historic Lucca’s ancient ramparts. Opera fans can catch a show at the prestigious Montecatini Opera Festival in the evening.

Meals included: B

Day 8 Orvieto - Rome

We’ll break up the journey back to Rome with a pitstop in Orvieto that’s reached by funicular railway. The beautiful medieval town is best known for its mosaiced Duomo di Orvieto and otherworldly underground caves.

Make your own dinner plans or enjoy an optional dining experience followed by an opera show in one of the area’s ancient churches.

Meals included: B

Day 9 Rome - Departure

Your tour comes to an end today. Scheduled group transfers are available to the airport, please see www.justyou.com/transfers

Meals included: B

Additional Information

​Pools are typically open from May-October, at the discretion of the hotel.​

Accommodation

Hotel Raganelli Rome

The 4-star Raganelli Hotel in Rome has a convenient location close to the Vatican City and the charming city centre. Inside, you’ll find that the hotel has been decorated with excellent attention to detail, resulting in a modern yet cosy atmosphere.

Hotel facilities include a bar, roof garden and Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. Bedrooms have private facilities, air-conditioning, hairdryer and TV.

Grand Hotel Tamerici & Principe

In Montecatini Terme enjoy the ideal location of the Grand Hotel Tamerici & Principe, 4 Star De Luxe of established tradition,close to parks, to spas, shops, train station Montecatini Centro and almost adjacent to the convention center. A Grand Hotel at 360 degrees which is distinguished by its fine architecture with balconies full of flowers, a large garden terrace with swimming pool, large living rooms with elegant decor, rooms equipped with every comfort, several suites with two bathrooms and jacuzzi. Our restaurant "I Granduchi" offers impeccable service and delicious food, as well as the opportunity to take dietary and vegetarian menu and the excellent taste of our pastry chef. The hotel has a Wellness Centre of 300 square metres, the Myricae SPA, a brand new area dedicated to wellness and relax which consists of various parts: firstly, the THERMARIUM, an area where you can enjoy Bio - Sauna, Turkish bath, emotional showers with chromo therapy, Mini Ozone Swimming pool with Jacuzzi, relaxation area and Tearoom.