DAY EXCURSIONS FROM THE TUSCAN RIVIERA
A full day tour to discover Volterra. Lunch is organized at a local organic farm located in the hills near the etruscan town and in an extraordinary position over the hills, the perfect location for the production of famous quality cheeses. We have a guided tour of the town, a centre of Etruscan, Roman, Medieval and Renaissance art, before returning to your hotel
Morning visit of the medieval town of Bolgheri, a beutiful hamlet historically belonging to the Della Gherardesca Family and also known for its “Viale dei Cipressi”, the Avenue with the wonderful historical cypresses praised in the famous Giosué Carducci’s poem “Davanti a San Guido”. The village, which can be reached through an arched gate, has kept its original aspect: the historical buildings, the old roads, charming corners and little shops create a fashinating atmosphere enriched by the astonishing view of the hills, the Mediterranean maquis ,extensions of olive trees and a superb view of the sea and islands in the distance. After free time for shopping to buy local products, the tour continues along the wine route of the local Doc, one of the most important the world over, the program includes a visit to the famous cellars.