Day 1: Arrive at Florence airport and with just a short taxi journey, you arrive at the eclectic and creative 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.
Day 4: A scenic 50-minute drive brings you to the stunning 16th century Tuscan Villa le Maschere set in 18 hectares of wistful landscape.
Sample exquisite Tuscan cuisine on the open terrace restaurant serving traditional meals made from local seasonal ingredients, washed down with a glass of locallu produced wine. Be sure to spend a relaxing afternoon of pampering in the wellness centre with sauna and jacuzzi.
Day 8: A short 1hr 30min drive and you check into the stylish, relaxing retreat, Fontelunga Hotel, nestled close by in the historic Scannagallo valley. This is a fantastic base to explore the local town and dip your toes into the local culture.
Day 11: 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.