The difference between a tourist and a traveller? Tourists visit. Travellers explore. And once youve seen, smelled, felt, and tasted northern Tuscany, youll want to devour as much of it as possible. This journey into Garfagnana one of Tuscany's most breathtaking regions offers plenty of exercise for mind, body, and soul alike. Over seven days, youll explore the unspoiled mountains by day, learn to prepare delicious local cuisine in the evening, and put your feet up at the end of it all to soak in the simple pleasures of country life.
Duration: 7 Days
Activities: Local Culture & Cuisine, History
Accommodation: Not Rated%
Guide (Language): english
Start City: Rome, Italy
Guaranteed Departure: No
Physical Demand: 3 - Average
Trip Rating: 0%
Trip ID: 165826
End City: Garfagnana, Italy
|Duration: 7 Days||Guaranteed Departure: Yes|
|For lovers of: Local Culture & Cuisine, History||Physical rating: 3 - Average|
|Accommodation standard: Not Rated%||Traveller Tour Rating: 0%|
|Your Guide: English speaking||Tour code: 165826|
|Starts: Rome, Italy||Finishes: Garfagnana, Italy|
Arrive at any time.
There is a welcome meeting in the afternoon; check in the hotel lobby or ask at reception for more details.
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Take a private transfer to the rural villa (agriturismo).
Please note the home cooking experience will take place on a best suited day for your specific group.
Sambuca Village Visit
Train (5.00 hour(s))
Settle in and explore Castelnuovo di Garfagnana. Enjoy the daily Tuscan village life at your own pace. Choose from the many trattorias in town to try some delicious rustic Italian fare.
Afterwards return to the agriturismo in the afternoon for a wine tasting with a local sommelier before dinner. Salute!
Garfagnana Wine Tasting
After arriving at Colle di Favilla, explore the town before starting your hike in the Apuan region.
This easy to moderate hike takes you through the Tuscan countryside along different paths following a natural stone wall enjoying the visa en route. Enjoy a picnic lunch of local produce.
This afternoon, learn the art of bread making with a local farmer.
We take along our picnic lunch of local produce during our hike.
Bread Making Demonstration
Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s))
See corn milled the traditional way when exploring the small historic village of Sillico. A medieval village located on the side of the hills, it boasts majestic views across the Apennines. Enjoy an afternoon walk.
Enjoy a day trip to Lucca including an orientation walk with the CEO.
A transfer back to Castelnuovo di Garfagnana train station is provided in the morning. Depart in the afternoon.
Please book any onward travel after 3:00pm.
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Trip Name: Local Living Italy - Tuscany Garfagnana
Duration: 7 Days
From Price: 1299
Trip Code: 165826
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