Bocelli Yoga Retreat

 

Bocelli Yoga Retreat

Enjoy an unforgettable getaway as you enjoy early mornings on the beach practicing the art of Yoga at Andrea Bocelli’s Alpemare Beach Club in Forte dei Marmi, Tuscany. On your Bocelli Yoga Retreat you will treat yourself right with exercise, indulging in fresh foods, and enjoying pure relaxation with new technology. An incredible experience for those passionate about yoga, relaxation, and travel!

Duration: 5 Full Days

 

 

Detailed Itinerary

Day One: Arrival and Bocelli Versilia By Night

Welcome to beautiful Italy! As you arrive in Tuscany, your Private English Speaking Driver will greet you at the local airport and chauffeur you to your beautiful accommodation in Forte dei Marmi. Enjoy some relax time and prepare yourself for a wonderful afternoon and evening. Your English speaking Driver will pick you up once again from your classy accommodation and chauffeur you Forte dei Marmi city center! It’s one of the most popular destinations of the Tyrrhenian Sea cost, famous in the centuries for the Apuan marbles and its glamourous boutiques! The city center in fact is full of famous brands such as Gucci, Prada, Rolex etc.. enjoy some moments of shopping before heading up to Alpemare Beach Club. After some shopping, your English Speaking Drivers will chauffeur you to Alpemare Beach Club by the Bocellis! Delight in fresh seafood cuisine by the renowned chef and revel in delicious Bocelli Wines as you dine in pure beauty nestled between the sea and the Apuan Alps. After a splendid dinner with a gorgeous seaside view, your marvelous evening will be filled in with Tuscan wine, delicious cuisine and classy atmosphere. You will then enjoy a stunning Versilia by night tour and discover the surrounding area by night! After a beautiful evening filled with stunning flavors and sights, you will be chauffeured back to your accommodation. Buonanotte!

Day Two: Morning Yoga on the beach and Lucca and Pisa Day Tour

Buongiorno! As you wake up early in the morning, you will reach the Alpemare Beach Club by Bocelli Family on your own, short walking distance. Spend your morning relaxing with Beach Yoga activities on the Alpemare Beach Club! Your morning yoga activities will begin in full zen mode. Inhale the fresh sea air, feel the Thyrrenian sea breeze, and hear the seagulls soaring above the Bocelli’s private beach. You will discover that yoga by the beach has plenty of health benefits, you will greatly enhance your creative mind. Breathing in the sea air and feeling the sand in your feet and the fresh air on your skin, will help your body to relax completely and absorb oxygen easier. The simple act of communing with nature during your exercises will have extremely positive effects on the nervous system. Follow up with a beachside breakfast at the splendid and exclusive Alpemare Café! Your healthy and rich breakfast will be provided by Alpemare Café! After a wonderful morning you will meet your Private Driver at your hotel and begin your first day tour of Pisa and Lucca! You will start with Lucca, where you will meet your Guide for a guided tour of the Medieval City and visit the home of the famous composer, Maestro Puccini! You will then move onto a renowned ‘enoteca’ (wine cellar) for a wine tasting experience! After tasting some Tuscan wine, you will head to a restaurant located in the heart of Lucca’s historical centre, to indulge in an extraordinary four course lunch in Giglio Square. After lunch, continue your itinerary to the stunning city of Pisa, where you will see the Piazza dei Miracoli and the Leaning Tower. Take a stroll through the artisan shops and taste some delicious gelato near the Duomo of Pisa! You will then be chauffeured back to your accommodation to relax and then enjoy a delicious dinner at your accommodation.

Day Three: Morning Yoga on the beach and Bocelli Essence of Wine

Buongiorno! Spend another beautiful day in Italy on the Alpemare Beach Club, as you arrive by foot from your accommodation. Enjoy the sunrise while practicing yoga exercises on the beach! Listen to the relaxing sound of the sea waves and feel the sea breeze caressing your skin, nothing more ideal to relax and immerse in the nature! Enjoy a great healthy breakfast after your Yoga session at the Alpemare’s Café. After the relaxing morning activities, you will be greeted by our English Speaking Drivers at your hotel, who will pick you up and they will chauffeur you to Lajatico, the hometown of Maestro Andrea Bocelli. Reach Lajatico’s city centre which the Maestro often reaches by horse from his home in the countryside. The tour will then proceed with a visit to the Teatro del Silenzio amphitheatre in Lajatico. This unique outdoor venue, built in 2006 by Andrea Bocelli, hosts the Maestro’s annual Teatro Del Silenzio Concert – held every summer in July or August. You will then be chauffeured to the Bocelli Farmhouse for an external view of the site, also located in Lajatico. Here you will begin with a guided visit of the Bocelli vineyards in Poggioncino, adjacent to the Farmhouse. You will learn more about the history and growth of the acres of grapes. The tour will then move to the Officine Bocelli Restaurant, where members of the Bocelli family will host a private wine tasting experience with you. You will be introduced to the various types of wine produced by the family, the history behind the brand, as well as have a chance to sample the family’s oil and honey products. A delicious treat! At the end of the wine tasting, you will have an opportunity to shop the products at the boutique located within the restaurant. After the wine tasting and before lunch, you will visit the ‘’La Casa Bocelli’’ museum located on the first floor above the restaurant. The museum will show them the history of Maestro Andrea and all his achievements, including photos, costumes, awards, and even childhood toys. For lunch, the Office Bocelli Restaurant will serve to clients a three-course meal which includes dessert, wine, coffee and water. Again, you will taste typical Tuscan food, all completely delectable, igniting the taste buds! You will then experience the beauty of the Tuscan countryside as you are chauffeured to your last stop of the day in beautiful Volterra. You will take a lovely stroll around the city visiting the famous artisan shops and the Alabaster Craft Shop. After an exciting day tour, you will be chauffeured to your accommodation and relax in the local facilities. Enjoy a delicious dinner at your accommodation.

Day Four: Morning Yoga on the Beach & Florence and ABF

Buongiorno again for an early morning! Reach the Bocelli Beach Club on your own and immerse yourselves in the marvelous and relaxing yoga activities on the beach! After your exercises time, you will enjoy a truly healthy breakfast at the Alpemare’s Café. After another lovely morning, your driver will pick you up and transfer you Florence! Here you will visit its magnificent historical centre: the Dome and Baptistery, the fascinating Tower of Giotto, noble Piazza della Signoria on a walking guided tour of the city! Enjoy a Guided Tour of the Accademia Museum where you will be able to see the original statue of David. Enjoy an incredible and authentic Tuscan lunch in typical Florentine trattoria in the heart of Florence to taste the local specialties with freshly sourced products and beverages, including wine. After lunch you will head to the Andrea Bocelli Foundation Headquarters in the city center, to learn about the wonderful work that Maestro Bocelli does throughout the world. Continue your day on the Arno river, admire the characteristic Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge) and its many peculiar artisan shops! Enjoy some shopping moments in the most luxurious boutiques! Visit the magnificent Piazzale Michelangelo over Florence: unforgettable panoramic views over the whole historical center! You will then be chauffeured to Forte dei Marmi to your accommodation and relax at your luxury hotel before enjoying a delicious dinner to end your day.

Day Five: Morning Yoga on the beach and Bocelli Beach & Relax

Buongiorno! Reach the Alpemare Beach Club for your last morning of yoga on the beach. Take in the sounds of the Tuscan waves crashing at the shore as you engage in fine exercise in the early morning hours. After a lovely morning, enjoy a healthy breakfast at the Alpemare café. After your breakfast you will get you set up in your private beach tents, with a locker and beach chairs. In total you will have 3 private tents, each of them can host maximum of 8 guests per tent. Enjoy pure relaxation as you take in the Tuscan sun, and the views of the Apuan alps in the background. Take a dip in the warm sea. When ready you will indulge in an incredible wine tasting of fine Bocelli wines and a seafood appetizer. Following the wine tasting will be a divine Tuscan seafood meal rich with various flavors and of course accompanied by Bocelli wine and dessert and coffee afterwards. In the afternoon you will enjoy pure relaxation once again, but with a new technology – surround sound pillows with built in speakers, a new technology called Sound 6D, that help you revel in pure relaxation taking in the sounds surrounding you, an extraordinary and unique in the world way to relax! Moreover before or after your Sound 6D procedure, you be pampered with the new cosmetic products by the Bocelli family, Lajatica. Enjoy hand creams and facial creams as you enjoy the rest of your day on your Bocelli Beach and Relax Day Tour. As your day comes to an end, you will reach your hotel on your own and relax in local facilities. Enjoy a delicious last dinner in Tuscany!

Day Six: Departure

Buongiorno! Enjoy breakfast and check out of your accommodation. Your Private English Speaking Driver will greet you and chauffeur you to the local airport or train station after your unforgettable Bocelli Yoga Retreat! Arrivederci!