Celebrate Italy’s breathtaking natural beauty, magnificent art, colorful piazzas and ancient architecture on this exclusive small group journey. Experience the rich history, culture, culinary and winemaking traditions of this storied region’s best cities and landmarks. Discover Florence, the heart of Tuscany, and admire Michelangelo’s “David” at the Accademia. Explore the Renaissance walls of Lucca and see the iconic Leaning Tower of Pisa. Savor regional specialties while you attend cooking and pasta-making demonstrations, sample local vintages and tour exclusive wineries, enjoy an opera dinner in Puccini’s hometown, and experience the flavors of the Slow Food movement at Boccon Divino. Marvel at the impressive sites of charming Cortona, Montepulciano and Pienza. Discover the treasures of the vast estate of Venaria Reale, explore the baroque architecture of Turin and view the private collection of art housed in the Collezione Maramotti. This unique program includes luxurious accommodations in three locations, an extensive meal plan and wine with dinner.
Tour Operator: AHI Travel
Tour Dates: October 8 - 18, 2013
Tour Cost: $3,995 USD per person, based on double occupancy
Activity Level: Low to Moderate
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Reservations: Call the Queen's Alumni Travel office at 1-800-267-7837 or AHI Travel at 1-800-323-7373