Morning transfer from Florence train station to your lovely centrally located 4-diamond hotel, the Hotel degli Orafi, where you’ll be shown to your spacious room. In the afternoon, meet your guide for a visit to an enoteca and a tasting of 3 Tuscan wines, including Chianti Classico and Riserva, and Tuscany’s most prestigious wine, ruby red Brunello. This evening enjoy dinner in a traditional Tuscan trattoria.
Meet your Florentine cook for a walking tour of the colorful food market and rub elbows with the locals as you pick the freshest seasonal ingredients for today’s cooking lesson. Stroll to a historic palazzo where you prepare lunch, taking time to quaff appropriate Tuscan wines with each course.
Transfer to the Florence train station. Arrivederci!
Stay in the “Room with a View” for 2 nights. Immortalized in the romantic film by James Ivory, this splendid room has a magnificent terrace offering a unique view over the Ponte Vecchio. Includes a complimentary bottle of spumante and fresh fruit in the room. Add 150 euro per person.