Our proposal is a journey around Tuscany, during which you will see beautiful landscapes and taste regional gastronomical specialties, but will also discover a long lasting Jewish tradition in the most hidden corners of its cities.
Come and discover the Jewish heritage in the most beautiful Italia cities, we will help you!
DAY 1 Arrival at Rome airport and transfer to the hotel. On request it is possible to organize a guided tour of the city. Dinner. Overnight in Rome.
DAY 2 - ROME Breakfast. Guided tour of the Jewish ghetto, with its beautiful synagogue and the interesting museum. Lunch. In the afternoon it is possible to choose among: guided tour of the historic monuments, a visit to the Vatican Museum under the Jewish aspect, or free time. Overnight in Rome.
DAY 3 - PITIGLIANO - SIENA Breakfast. Transfer to Pitigliano known as "Little Jerusalem", and guided tour of the Medieval centre, with tasting of the famous wine "Bianco di Pitigliano". Lunch. Transfer to Siena. Free time. Overnight in Siena.
DAY 4 - SIENA - FIRENZE Breakfast. Guided tour of the historical centre of Siena, the city of Palio, including the magnificent synagogue and the ex-ghetto area. Free lunch. Transfer to the Medieval town of San Gimignano and visit to its beautiful city centre. Dinner. Overnight in Siena.
DAY 5 - MONTE S.SAVINO Breakfast. Transfer to Monte San Savino where you will discover the remains of a small ancient Jewish Community. Transfer to a Chianti area wine cellar, where you will have a kosher wine tasting and will try the delicious Tuscany products. In the afternoon transfer to Siena and free time. Overnight in Siena.
DAY 6 – FLORENCE Breakfast. Transfer to Florence, the famous city of arts, where you will enjoy a full day guided tour, including the synagogue, the Jewish Museum, the Accademia and Uffizi Galleries and the most famous landmarks such as Ponte Vecchio, Duomo and Piazza della Signoria. Dinner. Overnight in Florence.
DAY 7 - FLORENCE Breakfast. Free day (on request it will be possible to go for shopping to the Mall fashion Outlet outside Florence, or to organize a visit to Pitti Palace or any other Museum in Florence). Overnight in Florence.
DAY 8 - PISA Breakfast. Transfer to Pisa and guided tour of the city centre, including the famous leaning tower. In the afternoon free time. Dinner. Overnight in Pisa.
DAY 9 - LIVORNO Breakfast. Transfer to Livorno, known as the "city without a ghetto", and guided tour including a boat ride in the Jewish sites of Livorno port. In the afternoon visit to Volterra, one of the Etruscan city-states. Dinner. Overnight in Pisa.
DAY 10 - DEPARTURE Breakfast. Transfer to the airport (Florence, Bologna, Milan, Venice or Rome)