Project Description

Experience Tuscany like you lived there on a uniquely immersive 6-day, 5-night Tauck Event…

…that celebrates the region’s cultural pleasures and hilltop treasures in depth, up close and authentically rich in every way, on the Tauck Under the Tuscan Sun Event, October 14 – 19, 2019.  Get set for an authentic view of Tuscany during a 5-night stay at Toscana Resort Castelfalfi – born out of a medieval hamlet 800 years old and embraced by vineyards and olive groves – for in-depth exploration on daily sightseeing tracks including: Etruscan Volterra, The Alabaster City, where you’ll discover a wealth of architectural treasures on a guided walking tour that showcases the temple walls of the Etruscan Acropolis, the Medici Fortress, and the artistry of alabaster craftsmen; Siena, to experience one of the city 17 historic contradas dating back to the Middle Ages and held together by their devotions, their community pride, and their renowned horse race Il Palio; Chianti Country, to spend a day with Corsini Family at their Villa Le Corti estate, to sample their wines and olive oil, tour their private villa, listen to stories about the family business, and dine al fresco amidst stunning views of the Chianti Classico region; and a guided walking tour of hilltop San Gimignano, a UNESCO World Heritage Site encircled by 13th-century walls and its iconic towers. Go truffle hunting, pasta making, wine pairing, olive oil tasting and more, plus golf, bicycling and yoga classes if you wish. Attend  a Tauck Exclusive welcome reception and dinner in a medieval castle showcasing Tuscan cuisine and wine; and an exclusive farewell dinner at the Piaggio Museum. And at your spa hotel, you’ll enjoy insider lectures on the history of Tuscan City States, time at leisure to immerse in the scenery, an indoor pool, steam room and sauna, 9- and 18-hole golf courses and a choice of optional activities.

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