Postcard perfect horizons, rolling hills coated in morning mist and sensational food.
Medieval towns sit proudly on hilltops, revelling in their surroundings.
Vineyards cover the landscape of vast fields. Roads intertwine the glorious countryside, showcasing the natural beauty of this exceptional part of the world.
These are excellent areas for exploring cobbled streets, discovering hidden restaurants and visiting world famous sites including Florence, Pisa and Siena.
Enjoy life in the slow lane. Nothing in Tuscany & Umbria is ever rushed, forced or hurried, and we are glad for it. A popular destination due to the relaxed atmosphere.
Grab a glass of Brunello Di Montalcino and let the views do the rest.
Arrive at Florence airport and with just a short taxi journey, you arrive at the Gallery Art Hotel. Spend the next couple of days in the heart of Florence, a stone's throw from Ponte Vecchio and an easy walk to the city's historic centre.
On day 3 pick up your hire car ready for the next adventure.
A scenic 2 hour drive brings you to the luxury wine resort of Conti Di San Bonifacio in Maremma.
Spend the days revelling in the superb scenery but make sure to take the 20 minute drive to the beach!
Day 8: A short 1hr 30min drive and you check into Aia Mattonata, a small yet characteful hotel not far from Siena.
This is a fantastic base to explore the local town and dip your toes into the local culture.
Take the splendid drive to Assisi in Umbria for the last leg of the holiday. The Nun Assisi Relais & Spa Museum is the idyllic place to rest and unwind.
Take full advantage of the incredible spa and delve into the town of Assisi to discover fascinating history.
Day 15: Fly home.