Think of Italy: its history and culture. Dream of Italy: the rolling landscape of the renaissance artists. Imagine Italy: the food and the wine.
Combine it all in this tour that takes you off the beaten track to experience just a taste of all that is so essentially Italian in part of Tuscany and Umbria.
Departing Rome and heading north crossing the Tiber valley, we reach Cortona.
This town has changed little since the Middle Ages. More recently depicted in the Oscar winning film “La Vita è Bella” and described by American novelist Frances Mayes in “Under the Tuscan Sun”, Cortona is enjoying a renewed popularity.
Here, we stroll through the historic centre, discovering it’s hidden corners and absorbing the atmosphere of this picturesque town.
After a drive along the shores of Lake Trasimeno, lunch will be served in a typical countryside restaurant.
In the afternoon, driving through the gentle hills of the Chianti Region, we reach the hilltop town ofMontepulciano.
The deep ruby red wine, “Vino Nobile” of this town is famous the world over. Here then, we visit one
of its oldest wine cellars, carved out of the tufo rock, to discover some of the secrets of the winemakers and of course to taste the final result.
Return to the vicinity of your hotel in Rome 7-8 pm approx.
From April to October:
On Tuesday, Fridays and Sundays at 7:30am from Green Line’s terminal located on Via Giovanni Amendola 32 (free pick-up is provided from centrally located hotels between 6.30am and 7.15am. If you’d like to be picked up from your hotel, please contact Green Line office at +39 06 4827480)
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This tour is available on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays.
The tour departures at 7:30am from Green Line’s terminal located on Via Giovanni Amendola 32 (free pick-up is provided from centrally located hotels between 6.30am and 7.15am. If you’d like to be picked up from your hotel, please contact Green Line office at +39 06 4827480).
This tour is available in English, Italian, Spanish, German, French and Russian;
For information please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org;
you can also call our office at +39 06 4451843.
The tour price includes transportation, assistance, lunch and guide.
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