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Tuscany and the Italian Riviera - 2018

Join us as we travel across the Italian countryside, over the rolling hills of Tuscany and to the enchanting Italian Riviera. Relax with a 3-night stay in a Tuscan estate and savor the sprawling vineyards and charming medieval hill towns of the region. Enjoy an interactive pasta-making demonstration. Choose to explore the iconic sites of Florence or its lesser-known treasures. Visit Siena, Pisa, and Lucca. Spend time at one of the oldest wineries in Tuscany. Spend a day exploring the Cinque Terre's rugged coastline by train and boat. Take a boat ride from Santa Margherita Ligure to visit glamorous Portofino. Revel in a 3-night stay on the stunning Riviera. Throughout your journey, discover a land rich in history, culture and cuisine.


6 breakfasts
6 dinners
Experience a guided tour including a visit to the beautiful Cathedral of San Martino.
Marvel at the magnificent architecture of the Piazza Dei Miracoli.
Spend 3 nights in a beautiful Tuscan Estate.
Tour Provider Collette
Number of Days
Price From
AUD $2,689
Start Location
Tuscany, Italy
End Location
Italian Riviera, Italy
Age Range
Avg. 50+
Group Size
1 to 44
Tour Style
Tour Themes
Physical Rating
Moderate to Challenging
Tour departure dates
23 Mar 201930 Mar 2019GuaranteedAUD $2,689
06 Apr 201913 Apr 2019GuaranteedAUD $2,709
13 Apr 201920 Apr 2019GuaranteedAUD $2,709
Tuscany, Italy - Tuscan Estate - Tour Begins
Welcome to Tuscany. Settle in for a relaxing 3-night stay at a traditional Tuscan estate.* Your journey begins with an interactive pasta-making demonstration with the winery's on-site chef. Then take your seat for an authentic Tuscan dinner expertly paired with their wines.
Dinner Included
Tuscan Estate - Florence - Tuscan Estate
How will you experience the "Cradle of the Italian Renaissance?" The choice is yours! Perhaps you'll join a local Florentine guide to see the city's iconic sites: view the remarkable Piazza del Duomo, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, the impressive gilded bronze doors of the Baptistery dedicated to St. John, the Piazza della Signoria and Piazza Santa Croce. Or, you may join your local guide and see Florence's lesser-known treasures the Piazza Santa Maria Novella, the bustling San Lorenzo Market, and visit the Orsanmichele Church; see San Lorenzo Church and admire historic Ponte Vecchio, the oldest bridge in Florence. Later, delight in leisure time to relax or discover this dynamic city on your own.
Breakfast Included
Tuscan Estate - Siena - Tuscan Winery - Tuscan Estate
A scenic journey through Tuscany's graceful low-lying hills brings you to the lovely medieval city of Siena. Delight in its narrow Gothic streets, magnificent palaces and historic Piazza del Campo. After a walking tour with a local expert, take some time to explore the medieval corners of Siena with its small specialty shops and outdoor caf s. Then it's on to one of the oldest wine estates in the Siena region. Sit down with a family member to hear about their wine and taste their creations along with other local products. Return to your countryside estate. Perhaps you'll explore its Medici Villa. Tonight, a local musician will serenade you at dinner.
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Dinner Included
Tuscan Estate - Lucca - Pisa - Italian Riviera
As you head towards Italy's picturesque Riviera, make a stop in the medieval city of Lucca, encircled by 16th-century Renaissance walls. Join a local guide for a tour showcasing the Cathedral of San Martino and the Piazza Napoleone. Next, spend time in the ancient maritime Republic of Pisa. Discover the Piazza Dei Miracoli, view the Duomo (Cathedral) and, of course, stand before its famous Leaning Tower. Continue on to the spectacular Italian Riviera and check in for your 3-night stay.
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Italian Riviera - Cinque Terre - Italian Riviera
Spend the day exploring the colorful cliff-side villages of the Cinque Terre** with a local guide. Take in the picturesque, rugged coastline dotted with terraced vineyards as you travel by rail. We make our way through this seemingly inaccessible string of fishing villages, nestled between the mountains and the Mediterranean Sea.
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Italian Riviera-Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino-Italian Riviera
Travel to the seaside resort of Santa Margherita Ligure. Board a boat*** to glamorous Portofino. Soak in the view of the town's colorful harbor, dotted by fishing boats and yachts, set against a backdrop of pastel-colored buildings. Return to Santa Margherita Ligure for free time to peruse its charming streets and boutiques. Tonight, cap off an unforgettable journey at a farewell dinner with your fellow travelers.
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Italian Riviera - Tour Ends
Today your journey comes to a close.
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