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  Walks in the Florentine hills

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Experience the countryside surrounding Florence on foot, walking amidst vineyards and olive groves, through small villages steeped in history. Your guide speaks Italian and English and will lead you through areas of extraordinary beauty, providing you with details of the history, traditions and monuments of each place. These are afternoon excursions and last about 3-4 hours each..

Duration: 1 week

Program: 5 afternoon excursions of 3-4  hours each

  • Monday: View of Florence from Piazzale Michelangelo and from the church of San Miniato al Monte, tour of the church, walk around the area of Forte Belvedere and visit to the Boboli Gardens, concluding with a welcome- aperitif
  • Tuesday:  Fiesole and surroundings. Visit to the Etruscan town and Roman amphitheater , the archaeological museum and San Francesco monastery. Return to Florence on foot.
  • Wednesday:  Through olive groves and vineyards, from Grassina to Impruneta, and a visit to a terracotta factory.
  • Thursday:  Itinerary from Florence to Settignano, passing the ancient quarry of Maiano .Visit Settignano and the garden of Villa Gamberaia.
  • Friday:  Excursion to the Chianti region, visit to Greve and walk between the Castle of Montefioralle and the Abbey at Passignano, visit to a farm and wine-tasting.

Language: Italian and English
Minimum age: 18 years
Levels: 1

Private program with prices per person, depending on the number of partecipants. The starting dates can be choosen by the partecipant(s) at any time of the year.

Included in the fee:  program as described  above, Italian and/or English speaking guide, entrance tickets to museums  and gardens, welcome-drink and wine-tasting.

This seminar can be  combined to an Italian course in the morning.


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Last Updated: Monday, 11 December 2017 13:19