Culture, Food & Wine, Folklore & Festivals
Explore the sun-kissed hill towns of Central Italy leisurely paced. Be seduced by the landscapes that have inspired the geniuses Raphael, Michelangelo, and many others. On this journey, discover the love and passion people of this land for over 2000 years have been giving from artists, poets, philosophers,….
A visit the magnificent Duomo in Siena and Assisi at dusk when the large crowds have left. Ancient medieval towns like Gubbio and Etruscan Perugia, as well as the “ideal city “of Pienza, are just a few of the stops this tour presents.
Delight in first-hand exclusive experiences like a vineyard picnic, a pecorino cheese making class, a chef-hosted farm to table cooking class, chocolate tasting, ceramic making, truffle hunting and expertly led guided tours.
Enjoy exclusive cellar tours and tastings in boutique wineries producing Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, Brunello di Montalcino, and Montefalco Sagrantino.
In June, visit the Gaite Market of Bevagna, a historic reenactment of the 13th century way of life with craft workshops.
Join me on a one of a kind authentic experience honoring the culture of Umbria & Tuscany while staying “Under the Tuscan Sun” in Cortona, in our one of a kind authentic experience, honoring the culture of the Tuscany and Umbria regions and LEARN, LOVE, AND LIVE the real Dolce Vita!
You may wish to arrive before the tour begins, or stay after the tour ends and we would be happy to assist you with trip proposals . You may also consider joining another one of our tours.
njoy discovering the famous 5 villages and the surrounding areas from the stunning Gulf of Poets to Portofino in the Gulf of Tigullio.
On the way from the Umbria & Tuscany tour stop in the Maremma region of Tuscany, the wild west for a delightful SuperTuscan lunch! Also a stop in Pisa to see the highlights.