Tuscany Tour
September 2018

 
     
 

 
 

 

 
 
A Taste of Tuscany and Pleasures of Discovery

 
I just completed another successful Tuscany Tour and it is time to plan the next one.

 

 
September 1st to 8th 2018
 
   
Meeting Place: Florence Airport Saturday 1st September 2018 @ 10.30am
 
Day 1 Saturday 1
st 
September 2018
Departure from Florence Airport at 10am for Villa Triboli, www.villatriboli.eu/
for a welcome lunch prepared by Marco's Parents and Aunties. 
Early Afternoon departure for a private visit and wine tasting of the award winning winery Fonterutoli owned by the Mazzei www.mazzei.it/eng 
Late afternoon return to Villa Triboli.
Evening gathering in the patio for a glass of wine and departure to Florence for seafood dinner at Trattoria Vittoria Restauran www.trattoriavittoriaristorantepesce.com . Return to the Villa.

 
Day 2 Sunday 2nd September 2018
Early departure to Montalcino for a private visit and wine tasting of the award winning winery Col di Lamo with Francesca Neri  www.coldilamo.me  and Caparzo   www.caparzo.it/index-eng.html
Lunch in Montalcino between the 2 visits. 
Return to Villa Triboli, aperitif in the patio and Return to Villa Triboli for a Tuscan dinner cooked by Marco's family
Day 3 Monday 3rd September 2018
9:30 am departure for Panzano for a private visit and tasting at the award winning winery of Fontodi http://www.fontodi.com/
Late morning departure to Siena and Lunch in Piazza del Campo at Liberamente Osteria Restaurant www.liberamenteosteria.it
Early afternoon guided tour of Siena. 
Return to the Villa, aperitif in the patio and departure for a steak Wine Dinner at the local Ristorante Osteria Le Corti www.principecorsini.com/it/content/osteria-le-corti

 
Day 4 Tuesday 4th September 2018
10am departure for Il Borro www.ilborrowines.it/en/
for a private visit and wine tasting of the Ferragamo family estate followed by lunch at the fine dining estate restaurant. 
2 PM visit to the award winning Setteponti Winery www.tenutasetteponti.it/
(located next to Il Borro) for a private tasting of their flagship ORENO Super Tuscan Red and their other wines. 
3pm departure for the Hi Fashion Designers' The Mall www.themall.it/en/outlet-italy/homepage.html for some shopping
Return to Villa Triboli for a Tuscan dinner cooked by Marco's family.

 
Day 5 Wednesday 5th September 2018
Early departure for Florence for a private tour of the Pitti Palace
Lunch at Celestino Restaurant www.ristorantecelestino.it/
in Florence
Afternoon at leisure. 
Early evening departure for the Villa, aperitif in the patio followed by dinner prepared by Marco's Parents and aunts.

 
Day 6 Thursday 6th September 2018
Early departure for Bolgheri for a private visit and wine tastings at the Ornellaia wineryhttp://www.ornellaia.com/en/ and Guado al Tasso www.antinori.it/en/26-generazioni/guado-al-tasso wineries followed by lunch Enoteca Tognoni www.enotecatognoni.it/ in the historical village of Bolgheri. 
Return to Villa Triboli for an aperitif at the Villa and dinner at the local restaurant inside the Massanera winery massanera.com/en/ with owner Carlo Cattaneo.

 
Day 7 Friday 7th September 2018
9:30 am departure to visit the new state of the art wine cellars of Antinori http://antinorichianticlassico.it/en/winery.html followed by a private wine tasting . 
Late morning departure to Florence for an afternoon at leisure enjoying the beautiful capital city of Tuscany. 
6pm return to the Villa for the farewell dinner prepared by Marco's parents and aunties.

 
Day 8 Saturday 8th September 2018
Early departure - 9am - to Florence airport
  
 
Grazie, Marco
 
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