Bocelli Glam Tour
Florence is one of Tuscany’s most renowned cities; you’ll explore the history, culture, and delicious cuisine as well as indulge in fine shopping with your personal shopper. Our Bocelli Glam Tour includes our exclusive visit to the Bocelli family vineyards and wine cellars with a private wine tasting and lunch, as well as a charming day at the newest Bocelli Beach Club.
Duration: 3 Full Days
Buongiorno and Welcome to Tuscany! Your Private English Speaking Driver will be awaiting your arrival at the airport in Florence or Pisa and will start your Bocelli Glam Tour right as he chauffeurs you to the beautiful Renaissance city of Florence where you will enjoy a stroll. Your first Florentine visit will be to the simply striking Basilica of Santa Maria del Fiore and Brunelleschi’s great Duomo. You will then move on to view Giotto’s sky-scraping 84 metre tall campanile and the beautiful Baptistery of San Giovanni famed for its intricate mosaics and golden Gates of Paradise. You will then enjoy a pleasant stroll to the magnificent Piazza della Signoria, here you will find yourself before the striking Palazzo Vecchio before making you way to the celebrated Ponte Vecchio. The Ponte Vecchio is the city's most striking bridge due to the artisan shops built within its structure.
You will enjoy lunch at a restaurant in the center where you will flavor a Florentine meal in a charming and rather intimate setting. After having thoroughly enjoyed your delightful meal alongside a glass of fine Tuscan wine, you will embark on a super stylish private shopping tour with your dedicated English Speaking Personal Shopper. Whether your wish be to renovate your wardrobe or magnify it, let your personal shopper lead you on an passionate shopping adventure throughout the beautiful historic center of Florence, which hosts the most popular designer boutiques and makes a perfect paradise for a guest in search of shopping fun and excitement. Let your personal shopper round off your day by guiding and advising you between the best shops in Florence and Italy’s top fashion brand flagship stores, just right to meet all of your desires and requirements.
When you are ready, your English Speaking Driver will then chauffeur you directly to your breathtaking Bocelli Luxury Apartment nestled amongst the beautiful Tuscan valleys in Lajatico. On your arrival you will be shown to your luxurious private apartment where you will be able to relax and enjoy the scenery before your evening meal close to your private apartment.
In the morning of your second day your Private English Speaking Driver will chauffeur you to Lucca where you will enjoy a private two hour tour of the medieval town filled with history and culture and learn about the life of the renowned composer Maestro Giacomo Puccini. Continue on to the gorgeous borgo of Pietrasanta, where you’ll enjoy a short stroll around this ancient town and visit the duomo and other intriguing monuments. After a fantastic morning, you will be chauffeured to the newest elegant beach club by the Bocelli family. Here you will enjoy a delicious wine tasting of Bocelli wines alongside fresh fish appetizers and to follow you will enjoy a divine lunch at the restaurant where you will enjoy flavors by the Best Chef who will introduce you to fine Tuscan cuisine including fish dishes alongside Bocelli wines. In the afternoon, enjoy fine and elegant shopping in the center of Forte dei Marmi, known for its wide selection of well-known Italian brand names including Gucci, Prada, Valentino, and many more. Your Private Personal Shopper will help you find just exactly what you are looking for and give you incredible suggestions. When you are ready, your Private English Speaking Driver will chauffeur you back to your Bocelli Luxury Apartment where you will enjoy some relax time and get ready for a Tuscan dinner nearby.
On the third day of your wonderful Bocelli Glam Tour you will want to indulge in an elaborate continental breakfast before setting off for an exciting day of excursions full of great tastes and shopping opportunities. Your English Speaking Driver will chauffeur you back to Florence, where you will discover its eno-gastronomic delicacies with an afternoon full of exciting brand shopping and unique bargains When you are ready, you will meet your English Speaking Food Guide who will guide you through your local food walking tour. You will start with Piazza Santa Maria Novella and there you will learn about the old ways in which people were selling wine in Florence thanks to a "buca del vino", the “wine hole”.
You will then proceed to the Middle Ages district where Dante's house is situated, there you will have your first tasting stop with the possibility to sample authentic Florentine food: Lampredotto, Coccoli and Bombolone. Lampredotto is like tripe: boiled meat with a vegetable broth and served with a special herb sauce all in a sandwich, usually eaten directly in the streets, it is a take away local food.
After having enjoyed your treats you will proceed to visit Piazza della Repubblica with its charming cafés , the perfect chance to taste one of the finest black coffees in Florence, you will then move on to the Mercato del Porcellino with an explanation of the old market culture and folklore and eventually reach Piazza Signoria.
From there you will cross Loggia dei Lanzi and the Ponte Vecchio to reach one of Florence’s top winebar/restaurant where plenty of locally produced wine and local appetizers tastings sourced products will be awaiting for you for a light brunch!
You will then enjoy your lunch break at a traditional trattoria that offers only the best of Tuscan cuisine, including the delicious bistecca fiorentina.
After having indulged in a fabulous Florentine lunch, your English Speaking Driver will take you to will the city's famous Outlet Store The Mall, where the local team of personal shoppers will welcome you and guide you through the local brand stores with plenty of wild bargain shopping opportunities including a luscious afternoon tea in the local cocktail bar.
At the end of your glamorous afternoon, your English Speaking Driver will then escort you back to your Bocelli Luxury Apartment where you will have time to get ready for yet another wonderful evening before heading to the nearby restaurant for one last delicious Italian dinner.
On the last morning of your incredible Bocelli Glam Tour, you will enjoy breakfast and your Private English Speaking Driver will chauffeur you to the local Tuscan airport where he will bid you farewell! Arrivederci!