Enjoy the incredible experience of Andrea Bocelli performing in his own town of Lajatico. The amazing outdoor ‘Theatre Of Silence’ in the heart of the beautiful Tuscan countryside provides the perfect venue. Together with a fascinating itinerary, designed for you to see and taste the best of Tuscany, this tour is sure to prove very popular.
You will stay for seven nights at the 4-star Grand Hotel Plaza or Hotel Tamerici in Montecatini Terme.
Overnight stays in northern Italy will be in minimum 3-star hotels. Your hotels in northern France will be in city-style hotels.
Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then to northern France for an overnight stay.
Continue into Italy and to our overnight hotel.
Day 3 Pisa
Today we head to Pisa for a guided tour. Here you can see the 'Field of Miracles' – the historic centre of the town – and the famous leaning tower. Perhaps spend time in the central shopping area, which is centred around the Corso Italia.
Pisa is also famous for its biscotti biscuits and bakeries all through the town will sell different varieties. Continue to our 4-star hotel in Montecatini Terme for seven nights.
Day 4 Concert at Teatro del Silenzio
Enjoy a leisurely day in Montecatini Terme, with lunch included at our hotel.
Tonight, we enjoy the highlight of our tour as we take our seats for the Andre Bocelli concert at the Teatro del Silenzio in Lajatico. Bocelli’s concert is an extraordinary way to enjoy the beauty of the Tuscan countryside, surrounded by enchanting hills whilst being entertained by his music and incredible tenor voice.
Day 5 Montecatini Terme
Enjoy a free day in the pretty spa town of Montecatini. Explore the shops and restaurants, relax in the squares and gardens, or perhaps take the funicular to Montecatini Alto and admire the stunning views.
Day 6 Siena & San Gimignano
Enjoy an optional full-day guided excursion, first to the picturesque Tuscan town of Siena, centred around the Piazza del Campo. The town centre is listed by UNESCO as one of the world's most significant historic sites.
We continue to the charming, hill-top town of San Gimignano, with its beautiful views over the Tuscan countryside.
Day 7 Cookery Class
Enjoy a morning at leisure before we enjoy a short cookery class and demonstration, together with light lunch.
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 8 Volterra; Food & Wine Tasting
We include an excursion to Volterra, known for its well-preserved medieval ramparts.
During the day, we include a tasting of local delights and wines at a typical Tuscan country estate.
Day 9 Lucca
We head to the beautiful Tuscan town of Lucca on our included excursion.
We include a guided walking tour of the city, before free time for you to explore at your leisure.
Day 10 Florence
We leave Montecatini and make our way to the Renaissance city of Florence. We include a guided walking tour, which will reveal many of the stories behind the buildings and personalities that have shaped the history of this magnificent city.
You will later have time at leisure to explore the endless historic sights, see the shops in and around the centuries-old Ponte Vecchio, or even have your portrait painted by one of the street artists who usually gather in the square next to the medieval Duomo.
We continue to our overnight hotel in northern Italy.
To northern France for an overnight stay.
You will have the option to book your own flights independently with the operator.
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