The home town of Leonardo da Vinci
Duration: 4 days
Departure: all year
Price: from 450,00 eur pp in dbl room / min 2 pax
- overnight (3 nights) at 3* hotel in Montecatini – 2 nights in HB, 1 night in BB
- entrance to the Tettuccio Spa
- evening cocktail at the Tettuccio Spa
- entrance to the museum in Vinci
- lunch at a country farm
- relaxing massage under water stream
- brunch at the Natural Reserve of Padule di Fucecchio
- entrance to the thermal swimming pool of the Terme Redi
- round trip ticket for the funicular to Montecatini Alto
- dinner at a restaurant in Montecatini Terme
- costs of transportation for getting to Montecatini
- city tax
- bike rent
- anything not mentioned under “the price includes”
*** The itinerary is only indicative, detailed description and any other information will be available at the moment of confirmation.
arrival in Montecatini Terme
Arrival at the Hotel in Montecatini Terme and overnight. Quick tour by bike of the spa town that dates back to the second half of the 18th century, and whose water sources are now part of spa locations. The theme that we are trying to focus on is mainly based on parks and Liberty style: you will visit the town hall, decorated by the painter and potter Galileo Chini, Tettuccio Spa building, where you can find the wonderful and unique works of art by the potter Basilio Cascella. At the end you will have the pleasure to sip a tasty cocktail at the historical café. Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight.
Montecatini Terme – Vinci – Anchiano – Montecatini Terme
Breakfast at the hotel and departure by bike to the village of Vinci, the home town of the great Leonardo. You can visit the museum to admire the prototypes of the main inventions by Leonardo and then a short visit of the village. Then you will cycle to the house where Leonardo was born in Anchiano. After visiting the house, lunch with oil and wine tasting at a local country farm. Then a bit of relax before heading towards Montecatini Terme, passing through the hill of San Baronto, Lamporecchio and Monsummano. Before reaching Monsummano, it is possible to visit the unique village of Montevettolini, surrounded by a picturesque landscape.
The evening is fully dedicated to relax at the SPA and a special massage under a hot water stream which relaxes your tired muscles. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Montecatini Terme – Padule di Fucecchio – Montecatini Alto
Breakfast at the hotel and departure by bike to the marshy area of the so called Padule di Fucecchio, a ideal habitat for the marshy fauna which extends between white roads and small paths along the canals. You can reach the Lake of Crocialoni by bike.
Lunch at the natural reserve with local typical menu. Return to Montecatini and possibility to take a bath at the thermal swimming pool of the Redi Spa. (approx. 1,5 hrs). Finally visit of the village of Montecatini Alto that can be reached by the historical funicular. Dinner in a typical restaurant in the main square of Montecatini Alto. Return to the hotel and overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel and return home.