Summer in Toscana & Le Cinque Terre. Visiting Firenze, Pisa, Lucca, Montecatini Terme. Enjoying the superb Chianti region and visiting its beautiful Mediaeval towns besides touring one of the most enchanting tourist attractions in Italy-Le Cinque Terre.
11 July 2020 – Saturday
Group meets at Malta International Airport at 5:15 am. Departure with Air Malta flight KM 612S is scheduled at 7:35 am for Rome. On arrival we board our coach and set on our way to Montecatini Terme, allowing a stop for lunch on our way. So much to admire on our drive up towards the marvellous region of the world-renowned Chianti wine. We proceed by coach to Montecatini Terme where we take our rooms in our most comfortable four-star hotel. Some free time before we meet for our first dinner in the hotel. Afterwards, we may enjoy a pleasant stroll and get acquainted with this famous tourist city renowned for its wonderful scenery, thermal baths and Chianti wine.
12 July 2020 – Sunday
After our buffet breakfast this morning we are off to visit Pisa and its world-famous leaning tower in Campo Dei Miracoli. The Cathedral and the Baptistry are also a great tourist attraction. After photos and the buying of souvenirs, we proceed to Lucca a really splendid town, chosen so many times as a background for filming important films and TV serials. Its fantastic Medieval buildings and artisan shops are surrounded by huge Renaissance walls fronted by gardens and huge bastions. Back to hotel for our delicious dinner.
13 July 2020 – Monday
The famous picturesque countryside of the Chianti region awaits us after our buffet breakfast. We cross a magical landscape of cypress trees, vineyards and olive groves until we reach Siena, famous for the Palio, the annual horse-race held in Piazza del Campo. Here we see the Basilica of San Domenico, the Cathedral and many other sites. We later drive to San Gimignano considered as the most famous small town in Italy. Occupying a prominent position on the Val d’Elsa it presents a breathtaking skyline bristling with towers. Some food sampling, wine tasting and local shopping are a must before we leave for our hotel where a delicious dinner awaits us. Free time later.
14 July 2020 – Tuesday
After our buffet breakfast, we may take the cable car and go up to Montecatini Alto, a laid-back small village that provides us with a magnificent panoramic view of the area. We can relax in the open restaurants, cafeterias and the many souvenir shops. Spend your afternoon as you please today and enjoy the refined Montecatini Terme, world-renowned for its thermal baths, at it’s very best.
15 July 2020 – Wednesday
Today we shall leave for La Spezia, where we take a ferry for Le Cinque Terre, one of the most beautiful areas of the Liguria region. Five small picturesque villages are nestled in the cliffs overlooking the sea. On these hills grow the best grapes for the finest wines of the area. A day to treasure, enjoy and keep in our memories.
16 July 2020 – Thursday
After our buffet breakfast today we may choose to spend the day at our leisure or else choose an optional excursion to nearby Florence, the city of art and culture (price of this excursion will depend on number of participants interested).
17 July 2020 – Friday
Our last buffet breakfast at the hotel and then we shall start on our way back to Rome. Today we are going to visit the largest lake in Central Italy, Lago TRASIMENO renowned for its islands and enchanting beauty. An area that attracts so many tourists and nature lovers will provide us with the ideal setting for our last lunch together. Later in the afternoon, we proceed to Rome Fiumicino airport where we have to be at 19:00 hrs. Scheduled departure with Air Malta flight KM 615S is at 21:10 hrs. Expected arrival in Malta is at 22:35 hrs.
A tour not to be missed! Rest assured that you will fall in love with this fantastic Italian region! We sincerely hope to have you on board.
11 – 17 July 2020.
7 days 6 nights.
Per person €799
• Return Air Malta flights Malta to Rome.
All taxes included.
• Transfers and excursions according to the program.
• Accommodation in a Four star Hotel for 6 nights in Montecatini on Half Board basis (Continental buffet breakfast and dinner).
• Local taxes included.
• Modern, fully air-conditioned coach for the whole 7 days of the trip.
• A well experienced tour leader to accompany the group.
• ENTRANCES TICKETS TO MUSEUMS, CABLE CARS, DISCOS, FUNPARKS, BOATS, etc are not included.
• Limited seats are available. Book as early as possible with a deposit of €200 per person.
• Whoever needs to know prices for children accompanying adults on this trip, are kindly asked to contact us on +356 21414788 or +356 99499072.