FLORENCE FROM TUSCANY
UP TO • 780 KM • 3 SCENIC DRIVES • 4 NIGHTS • FLORENCE • UNESCO VAL'ORCIA VALLEY • SAN GINMIGNANO • CYPRESS TREE LINES ROADS • SIENA CATHEDRAL • PRADA OUTLET • CHIANTI WINE ROAD • MONTERIGGIONI • MONTEPULCIANO • PIAZZA MICHELANGELO
ITALY 🇮🇹 MARCH — NOVEMBER
🛬 FLORENCE, ITALY
On this luxury driving holiday in Italy you will experience the most scenic routes of Tuscany from the perspective of a Ferrari or other supercar of your choice — including parts of the famous Mille Miglia Route. Stay at your luxurious Tuscany hotel perched on a hilltop in Castelnuovo Berardenga, encircled by the tranquillity of the Tuscan countryside.
Fly to Florence — the capital of Tuscany and home to Michelangelo’s David and countless more of the world’s most recognisable Renaissance art and architecture. Exploring the city for a day or two. Then start your driving adventure over winding cypress tree lined roads and past beautiful hilltop towns and indulge in the Italian way of life — “la dolce vita” — with all senses.
Travel the Chianti wine route and the fast sweeping roads of the Val D'Orcia valley (UNESCO) with its countless views and attractions. Stop at the PRADA outlet for some shopping, eat authentic meals, visit hilltop towns and simply enjoy the surreal landscapes of Tuscany.
Travel parts of the historical Mille Miglia route — the famous "thousand miles" event is a popular open road race in Italy, which had originally taken place 24 times, from 1927 till 1957. Mille Miglia played a role in making car manufacturers like Porsche, Maserati, Ferrari and Alfa Romeo world-famous.
Stay overnight at boutique style and peaceful hotels amid the Tuscan hills and enjoy the pool and a nice authentic Italian dinner.
Flexible itineraries of 4 — 5 days.
DAY 2 — TOUR 1 — HILLTOP TOWN ROUTE
Italian mornings usually start with Espresso — once you had yours, let a scenic driving adventure start. Push the “GO” button on your pre-programmed GPS and leave Florence via a stretch of Italian Autostrada taking you deeper into Tuscany.
At the medieval hilltop town of San Gimignano discover the 13th century walls and medieval towers. Continue on over scenic roads and have an incredibly good Italian lunch with the best Tiramisu you ever had (promised!).
Later let the peaceful atmosphere of of the San Galgano Abbey sink in before you continue to Siena. Where you have the chance to visit the famous Siena Cathedral. At your hotel perched on a hilltop in Castelnuovo Berardenga, encircled by the quiet of the Tuscan countryside you will jump in the pool and enjoy a nice Italian dinner.
4* Superior Borgo Scopeto Relais
DRIVE FERRARI IN TUSCANY
DAY 3 — TOUR 2 — BEST OF TUSCANY
We highly recommend to stay a second night at your hotel in the Tuscany countryside. Experience more of the classic Tuscan landscape and calm atmosphere. The best driving roads in Tuscany can be found in the UNESCO protected Val D'Orcia valley in the south.
Today drive past endless rolling hills to reach the Benedictine monastery of Monte Oliveto Maggiore for a visit. Here the time seems to slow down before your continue on your route.
At foot of the medieval town of Monticchiello it is time to drive the most famous Cypress Tree Road of them all. On the way back to your hotel, visit the impressive city walls of another picturesque hilltop town: Montepulciano. Back at your hotel start thinking about what you want for dinner.
4* Superior Borgo Scopeto Relais
DAY 4 — TOUR 3 — CHIANTI WINE ROUTE
Todays drive into Tuscany takes you over fast sweeping country roads to the medieval town of Monteriggioni.
On the way feel free to stop at the PRADA outlet before heading towards the iconic Chianti region with its wonderful roads. Make some stops for views along your scenic route and get yourself to a bottle of fine Chianti wine to enjoy in the evening.
Back to Florence — stop at Piazza Michelangelo on a hill on the south bank of the Arno River, and enjoy the most stunning view over the city. You can make further plans for the evening, while we pick up the car from your hotel.
4* Superior Villa Tolomei Hotel & Resort
DAY 5 — DEPARTURE FROM FLORENCE | ITALY 🛫