Tuscany Exploration

Romantic
Romantic
11 - 16
days
$ 767.74 USD
2 adults in 1 room

Tuscany and the Italian Riviera are some of the most special regions of Italy, start this trip in Rome and travel through highlights of Renaissance art and architecture in Florence, the leaning tower in Pisa, the colorful and quaint villages in Cinque Terre, and all the fantastic cuisine in Bolgna and Parma

In this trip

  • CultureCulture
  • Night LifeNight Life
  • Great FoodGreat Food
  • Historic PlacesHistoric Places
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Trip itinerary

  • 1

    Rome, Italy

  • 2

    Florence, Italy

  • 3

    Pisa, Italy

  • 4

    Cinque Terre, Italy

  • 5

    Genoa, Italy

  • 6

    Parma, Italy

  • 7

    Bologna, Italy

  • 8

    Montecatini Terme, Italy

  • 9

    Rome, Italy

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Things to do in and around Rome

  • Rome
  • Rome - Trevi Fountain
  • Colosseum in Rome
  • Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
  • Santa Maria in Trastevere
  • panoramica giardino all'italiana a Villa Lante
  • Civita di Bagnoregio
  • Vatican Museum
  • 07_ 111 Palatine Hill
  • Tonight at the Pantheon in Rome
  • Everybody's gone @ the Spanish steps, Rome, Italy
  • Gardens of Ninfa (Giardini di Ninfa)
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  • Villa Borghese
  • Roma, Villa Torlonia
  • Spanish Steps (Piazza di Spagna) in Spring
  • Grape Orchards
  • CALCATA
  • view of St. Peter's Basilica...
  • View of Non-Catholic Cemetery
  • St Peter's Basilica
  • Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica, Rome
  • Veii
  • Morning sun on the Gran Sasso
   
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Rome

Italy, Lazio region

CultureFoodHistoricNight life3 nightsMon. Feb 18 - Thu. Feb 21

Italy's eternal capital boasts historic sites, ancient ruins, fine architecture, rich culture, superb food, and vibrant nightlife.

Rome is a city and special commune (named "Roma Capitale") in Italy. Rome is the capital of Italy and also of the homonyms province and of the region of Lazio. Rome is referred to as "The Eternal City", its history spans more than two and a half thousand years. Rome's historic center is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Monuments and museums such as the Vatican Museums and the Colosseum are among the world's most visited tourist destinations with both locations receiving millions of tourists a year. The Vatican City is an independent country geographically located within the city boundaries of Rome.
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Things to do in and around Florence

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  • Florence
  • Michelangelos David
  • San Miniato al Monte
  • Uffizi Gallery (Florence)
  • I cipressi di San Quirico d'Orcia
  • Piazza del Campo, Siena
  • Boboli Gardens, Florence
  • Cathedral, Florence
  • Giotto's bell tower from the top of the Florence Cathedral
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  • Colosso dell'Appennino (1579-1580) Giambologna
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  • Palazzo Vecchio
  • Arno, Vasari corridor & Ponte Vecchio, Florence
  • Italy Florence Piazza del Duomo August 2012
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  • Abbey of San Galgano
  • Dream or reality? Sammezzano Castle
   
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Florence

Italy, Tuscany region

CultureHistoricNight lifeFood2 nightsThu. Feb 21 - Sat. Feb 23

Tuscany's capital is full of history, boasting beautiful architecture, great art venues, superb food, and unforgettable atmosphere.

Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany. Florence is famous for its history, a center of medieval European trade and finance and one of the wealthiest cities of the time, Florence is considered the birthplace of the Renaissance, and has been called the Athens of the Middle Ages. A turbulent political history includes periods of rule by the powerful Medici family, and numerous religious and republican revolutions. The Historic Center of Florence was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1982. The city is noted for its culture, Renaissance art and architecture and monuments. The city also contains numerous museums and art galleries.
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Things to do in and around Pisa

  • - Il mondo è rotondo a Pisa - Peleng 8mm
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - again
  • Pisa / Pise
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  • Manarola afternoon
  • Snäckhus
  • CaCO3_lime
  • Grotta del Vento
   
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Pisa

Italy, Tuscany region

Small townsFoodHistoricCulture1 nightSat. Feb 23 - Sun. Feb 24

Home to the world-famous leaning tower, this city in fact boasts a multitude of historic sites, great architecture, and fine museums.

Pisa is a city in Tuscany, Central Italy, on the right bank of the mouth of the River Arno on the Tyrrhenian Sea. Although Pisa is known worldwide for its leaning tower (the bell tower of the city's cathedral), the city of over 88,332 residents contains more than 20 other historic churches, several palaces and various bridges across the River Arno. The city is also home of the University of Pisa, which has a history going back to the 12th century.
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Things to do in and around Cinque Terre

  • Manarola afternoon
  • Il cielo azzurro che più azzurro non si può, il profumo dei mughi bruciati dal sole, un sentiero sotto i piedi ogni giorno... ecco il miglior riassunto di questa Buona Vacanza. #sun #mountains #holiday #asiago #mughi #blue #sky
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  • Manarola, Italy
  • Mediterranean Masterpiece
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  • CaCO3_lime
  • Monterosso al Mare
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  • Grotta del Vento
  • Torre Guinigi, Lucca, Italy.
   
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Cinque Terre

Italy, Riviera region

Small townsCultureNatureActiveNight life1 nightSun. Feb 24 - Mon. Feb 25

Comprised of five colorful villages, this Italian town sprawls over terraced rocks along the coast and offers spectacular scenery.

Cinque Terre is a rugged portion of coast on the Italian Riviera. It is in the Liguria region of Italy, to the west of the city of La Spezia. "The Five Lands" is composed of five villages: Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, and Riomaggiore. The coastline, the five villages, and the surrounding hillsides are all part of the Cinque Terre National Park and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Over the centuries, people have carefully built terraces on the rugged, steep landscape right up to the cliffs that overlook the sea. Part of its charm is the lack of visible corporate development. Paths, trains and boats connect the villages, and cars cannot reach them from the outside. The Cinque Terre area is a very popular tourist destination.
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Things to do in and around Genoa

  • Genua
  • Nervi - Genoa  1716
  • Staglieno   1
  • Just inside the city gates, Genova
  • Santa Margherita Ligure
  • Manarola afternoon
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  • Cathedral San Lorenzo Genova Liguria Italy - Creative Commons by gnuckx
  • Genoa Aquarium 8
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  • Piazza De Ferrari, Genova 02
  • Stunning Camogli and the Sea
  • Rapallo 46
   
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Genoa

Italy, Riviera region

Night lifeFoodHistoricCultureBeaches1 nightMon. Feb 25 - Tue. Feb 26

Italy's largest port city boasts a fascinating history, landmarks, cultural monuments, delicious cuisine, and vibrant nightlife.

Genoa is the capital of Liguria and the sixth largest city in Italy. Genoa has been nicknamed la Superba ("the Proud one") due to its glorious past and impressive landmarks. Part of the old town of Genoa was inscribed on the World Heritage List (UNESCO) in 2006. The city's rich cultural history in notably its art, music and cuisine allowed it to become the 2004 European Capital of Culture. It is the birthplace of Christopher Columbus, Niccolo Paganini and Giuseppe Mazzini.
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Things to do in and around Parma

  • Parma lungoparma
  • In Parma
  • Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta, Parma
  • Palazzo della Pilotta
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  • Double sky
  • Manarola afternoon
  • A view of Verona
   
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Parma

Italy, Emilia Romagna and San Marino region

FoodNight lifeCultureHistoric1 nightTue. Feb 26 - Wed. Feb 27

A small historic city well-known for its culinary produce, as well as lovely natural surroundings and a few notable cultural curios.

Parma is a city in the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna famous for its prosciutto, cheese, architecture and surrounding countryside. This is the home of the University of Parma, one of the oldest universities in the world. Parma is famous for its food and rich gastronomical tradition: Parmigiano Reggiano cheese (also produced in Reggio Emilia), Prosciutto di Parma (Parma ham). Parma also claims several stuffed pasta dishes like "tortelli d'erbetta" and "anolini in brodo".
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Things to do in and around Bologna

  • Bologna
  • Bologna - Salone del libro 2005 671
  • The Two Towers
  • Bologna - San Luca
  • Wax anatomy models created for medical students, Museum of Palazzo Poggi, University of Bologna (8)
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  • Bologna
  • Colosso dell'Appennino (1579-1580) Giambologna
  • Rocchetta Mattei
  • CaCO3_lime
  • Dream or reality? Sammezzano Castle
   
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Bologna

Italy, Emilia Romagna and San Marino region

FoodNight lifeCultureHistoric2 nightsWed. Feb 27 - Fri. Mar 01

Home to the world's oldest university, this lively university city boasts a long history, fine art, great cuisine, and rich culture.

Bologna is the largest city (and the capital) of Emilia-Romagna Region in Northern Italy. It is the seventh most populated in Italy, heart of a metropolitan area (officially recognized by the Italian government as a città metropolitana) of about one million.

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Things to do in and around Montecatini Terme

  • Montecatini-Terme vanuit Montecatini-Alto
  • Montecatini Alto
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  • Colosso dell'Appennino (1579-1580) Giambologna
   
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Montecatini Terme

Italy, Tuscany region

1 nightFri. Mar 01 - Sat. Mar 02

Historically a resort town, Montecatini Terme is best known for its numerous thermal spas, as well as a local dessert.

Montecatini Terme is an Italian town within the province of Pistoia in Tuscany. The town is located at the eastern end of Piana di Lucca and has a strong vocation for tourism, as well as industrial and commercial industries based around the spa. Montecatini Terme is one of the most popular destinations in Italy for thermal spa tourism. The local specialty, waffles Montecatini, made with egg and sugar, is much sought after as a dessert.
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Things to do in and around Rome

  • Rome
  • Rome - Trevi Fountain
  • Colosseum in Rome
  • Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
  • Santa Maria in Trastevere
  • panoramica giardino all'italiana a Villa Lante
  • Civita di Bagnoregio
  • Vatican Museum
  • 07_ 111 Palatine Hill
  • Tonight at the Pantheon in Rome
  • Everybody's gone @ the Spanish steps, Rome, Italy
  • Gardens of Ninfa (Giardini di Ninfa)
  • CIMG0716
   
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Rome

Italy, Lazio region

CultureFoodHistoricNight life1 nightSat. Mar 02 - Sun. Mar 03

Italy's eternal capital boasts historic sites, ancient ruins, fine architecture, rich culture, superb food, and vibrant nightlife.

Rome is a city and special commune (named "Roma Capitale") in Italy. Rome is the capital of Italy and also of the homonyms province and of the region of Lazio. Rome is referred to as "The Eternal City", its history spans more than two and a half thousand years. Rome's historic center is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Monuments and museums such as the Vatican Museums and the Colosseum are among the world's most visited tourist destinations with both locations receiving millions of tourists a year. The Vatican City is an independent country geographically located within the city boundaries of Rome.
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