Highlights of Tuscany & Italy’s Cinque Terre

12 Days Half Board by Coach

Our twelve day adventure includes a visit to Portofino - possibly the most recognisable and picturesque coastal village in Italy, as well as the National Park of Cinque Terre, encompassing ten miles of staggering coastline. We include the birthplace of the Renaissance - Florence - and leisurely tour through the Tuscan countryside, renowned for its fine wines and stunning scenery, unforgettable sightseeing in one of Europe’s most spectacular regions.

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Highlights include: • Guided tour of Florence • Pisa • Cinque Terre National Park by coach, train and boat • Portofino • Siena • Sam Gimignano and the wonderful Tuscany countryside


Thursday: We cross the Channel  and onwards to our overnight stop.

Friday: We continue into Switzerland for our second overnight stop.

Saturday: To Italy and onward to reach our hotel for three nights in Rochetta di Vara.

Sunday: A full day guided excursion today as we explore the beautiful Cinque Terre, a National Park encompassing ten miles of rocky coastline. We explore by coach, train and boat to really grasp the astonishing scenery and villages of this unique corner of Italy.

Monday: To Rapello to board our boat to Portofino, considered to be the most iconic of Italian resorts and long regarded as the capital of high society and the ‘jet set’.

Tuesday: We depart Rochetta di Vara and head to Pisa, where we pause to view the famous leaning tower, amid the buildings of the Campo dei Miracoli. Then to pretty Lucca before reaching Montecatini for our four night stay.

Wednesday: Enjoy a day at leisure to explore Montecatini at your own pace.

Thursday: To the Renaissance city of Florence where our guide will show you the highlights, such as the famous Cathedral and Campanile and the enchanting Ponte Vecchio with its many jewellery shops.

Friday: This morning to Siena where our guide leads you through this distinctive medieval city, full of fine architecture and one of Italy’s greatest Cathedrals. This afternoon we reach Sam Gimignano, typical of the charming Tuscan towns dotted on hilltops throughout the region.

Saturday: Today we depart Tuscany and head north for an overnight stop.

Sunday: Through Switzerland and into France for our final overnight.


Hotel Cuccaro Club: Located in the hills high above the Ligurian Riveria in the quiet village of Rocchetta di Vara. *** (Italian grading) • Restaurant • Bar • Terrace • Pizzeria • En-suite bedrooms • Indoor and outdoor swimming pools • Buffet breakfast and three course set menu evening dinner • Lift

Single room supplement: £239


Hotel Michelangelo: Situated in the town of Montecatini, within easy reach of the town and perfect for exploring the surrounding area. **** (Italian grading) • Restaurant • Bar • Terrace • En-suite bedrooms • Outdoor swimming pool • Buffet breakfast and dinner • Lift

Single room supplement: £239

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  • Free local joining points
  • Collect Coach Miles™
  • All coach travel
  • Reserved seats on tour coaches
  • Return Channel crossings
  • Tour Manager escorted
  • Hotel accommodation and board as stated
  • Excursions as stated
  • Admission fees and entertainment if stated
  • Complete luggage handling

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Grand UK Holidays
The Old Bakery
113 Queens Road
Norwich, Norfolk
United Kingdom
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