Rome and Tuscan Highlights

Tour Type: At Leisure
Brochure Type: TT Europe Summer 2025 v1

An idyllic Italian retreat, bringing all your Tuscan dreams to life. When you're not spending time with sisters Sandra and Antonella on their agriturismo overlooking vineyards, you'll get to delve into the life of Leonardo da Vinci and soak up the healing waters of Montecatini spa.

Dining Summary
  • 4 Dinner (D)
  • 8 Breakfast (B)
  • 1 Lunch (L)
Be My Guest
  • Florence: Enjoy an exclusive Be My Guest lunch at the Agriturismo Borgo Vigna Vecchia in the Tuscan hills.
Dive Into Culture
  • Vinci: Visit the museum dedicated to the life of Leonardo da Vinci in his Tuscan birthplace.
  • Rome: Enjoy a private visit inside the Vatican where you will tour the Museo Gregoriano Profano featuring Roman and Ancient Greek antiquities before an exclusive private dinner.
MAKE TRAVEL MATTER
  • Siena: Meet stained glass master Massimo and apprentice Emily during a fun and enlightening visit of his studio. Once an important part of Sienese culture, it is on the verge of disappearing. Learn from Massimo's passion to restore the craft and train the next generation to create intricate pieces of art. This experience advances the United Nation's Global Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities. Thanks to their unique skills they are able to restore historic pieces on listed monuments around Europe, and revive ancient arts associated with stained glass restoration.
Must-see Highlights
  • : Explore Rome, Vinci, Florence and Pisa with a Local Specialist
  • : Discover Siena and San Gimignano
  • : Visit St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel in Rome, the Vatican Museums and the Leonardiano Museum in Vinci
  • : View the Santa Croce Basilica and the Duomo in Florence and the Leaning Tower of Pisa
Whats Included
  • : An expert Travel Director and professional Driver
  • : Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • : All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • : All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • : Breakfast daily and up to half of your evening meals
  • : Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • : Audio headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • : Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • : Optional Experiences and free time
  • : On occasion, hotels of similar standard and location may be utilized.
Whats Included
  • An expert Travel Director and professional Driver
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • Breakfast daily and up to half of your evening meals
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • Audio headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • On occasion, hotels of similar standard and location may be utilized.

Call (305) 385-3191 for more information or to book today! Mention code 18076138

Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer
Offer valid through 6/30/2024
Duration
9 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1RomeWelcome to Rome: Ciao Roma! Italy opens its doors for an unforgettable jaunt through Rome, Tuscany, and two millennia of culture, history and fiery Italian verve. Spend the afternoon exploring the city before meeting your Travel Director and fellow travelers for a Welcome Dinner. Embark on an orientation drive past some of Rome's icons and unexpected highlights, including the Circus Maximus, once the site of exhilarating chariot races which attracted thousands of enthusiastic spectators.
Midas Palace Hotel
Day 2Tuscan HillsJourney to the Tuscan Hills: Our journey through Rome begins in the center of Christendom, where we join a Local Specialist on an included sightseeing tour to visit St. Peter's Basilica and Michelangelo's much-admired Pieta. This afternoon, we enjoy a leisurely drive through the scenic Tuscan hills to the thermal spa resort of Montecatini, the largest and most famous spa town in Italy and your home for the next six nights.
Hotel Columbia Wellness and Spa Montecatini Terme
Day 3FlorenceExplore Renaissance Florence: Your Local Specialist will reveal the history of Renaissance Florence during your walking tour. View the magnificent Duomo and visit Piazza della Signoria. In your free time, perhaps take a walk across the beautiful Ponte Vecchio. In the 16th century, a decree mandated that the only businesses allowed to ply their trade on this bridge were goldsmiths and jewellers, and to this day, some of the most prestigious jewelery shops in the city can be found here.
Hotel Columbia Wellness and Spa Montecatini Terme
Day 4MontecatiniMontecatini Your Way: Relax in the spa atmosphere of Montecatini on your day at leisure or join an Optional Experience to Cinque Terre, whose quaint pastel-hued villages cling to the rugged Ligurian cliffs.
Hotel Columbia Wellness and Spa Montecatini Terme
Day 5PISA AND VINCIDiscover Pisa and Vinci Dive Into Culture Connect with Locals: Journey to Pisa where we join a Local Specialist to view the famous Leaning Tower, the finely sculpted marble Cathedral and the ornate Baptistery, said to be the largest in Italy. We continue through Tuscany, arriving in Vinci where we'll Dive Into Culture with a Local Specialist at Museo Leonardiano and gain a deeper understanding of the life of this talented master. Admire Leonardo da Vinci's machines and models, his sketches and handwritten notes, as well as interactive exhibits during your visit. Tonight, Connect With Locals at the Agriturismo Borgo Vigna Vecchia, where you'll enjoy an exclusive Be My Guest dinner surrounded by vineyards and olive groves.
Hotel Columbia Wellness and Spa Montecatini Terme
Day 6San GimignanoOff to Siena and San Gimignano: Saunter through the beautifully preserved medieval city of Siena to see the 13th century marble cathedral and the shell-shaped Piazza del Campo, home to the biannual Palio horse race. Visit one of the last remaining stained-glass workshop in Tuscany to learn about this disappearing art during a MAKE TRAVEL MATTER Experience. We venture to the walled medieval town of San Gimignano, renowned for its towers. Enjoy some free time strolling through its narrow lanes and shopping for locally-produced delicacies and hand-painted Tuscan pottery - the alluring aromas of pecorino cheese and cured meats tempting you at every turn.
Hotel Columbia Wellness and Spa Montecatini Terme
Day 7TUSCAN LIFESTYLE EXPERIENCETuscan Lifestyle Experience: Feast your eyes on the vibrant colors and busy stalls heaving with fresh produce at a local food market where you will join a Local Specialist professional chef for a tasty introduction to Tuscan cuisine. Learn how to cook like only an Italian mamma can, selecting your fresh produce from the market and preparing lunch which you will enjoy with a delicious glass of local wine. The tastes of Tuscany still lingering after an unforgettable lunch, we return to our hotel in the Tuscan hills for the night.
Hotel Columbia Wellness and Spa Montecatini Terme
Day 8RomeOnwards to Rome and the Vatican City Dive Into Culture: Departing Tuscany, we travel south to Rome. This afternoon, we Dive Into Culture with a Local Specialist for a guided tour of the Vatican Museums, including a visit to Michelangelo's magnificent frescoed ceiling in the Sistine Chapel. The evening brings a special treat, as we stay at the Vatican Museums for a Farewell Dinner set amidst the stunning Roman and Ancient Greek artworks.
Midas Palace Hotel
Day 9Journey HomeJourney Home: Today we bid a fond farewell to newfound friends and an epic experience, departing Rome.
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
04/25/2025$3,125.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/09/2025$3,150.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/23/2025$3,150.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/06/2025$3,150.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/20/2025$3,150.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/04/2025$3,125.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/18/2025$3,095.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/01/2025$3,075.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/15/2025$3,075.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/29/2025$3,150.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/05/2025$3,250.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/12/2025$3,250.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/19/2025$3,250.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/26/2025$3,250.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/03/2025$3,225.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/10/2025$3,225.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
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