THE EPITOME OF CURED MEATS

Trip in Central Italy: from Emilia Romagna to Tuscany

Share this travel

A journey into the splendid central regions of the heart of Italy to discover its architectural, landscape and... culinary wonders! From Emilia-Romagna to Tuscany, passing through the magical Marche, pack your bags, let's go! Keep reading

place View the map

Discover the stops of the journey

1

Bologna

Three towers and a plate of lasagne: welcome to Bologna!

2 Nights

Asinelli Tower
Piazza Santo Stefano
Piazza Maggiore at sunset
Historic centre in Bologna

Three words: dotta, grassa and rossa, meaning learned, fat and red.
Keep reading

Recommended activities

  • Street art bike tour in Bologna
  • Private tour of the Basilica of Santo Stefano and tasting of typical products
  • Colli Bolognesi wine experience
2

Urbino

Between Renaissance treasures and bicycle tours

2 Nights

Gradara castle
The historic center of Gradara
The Ducal Palace of Urbino
Panorama of Urbino
Urbino Cathedral
The historic center of Urbino

Land of castles and picturesque villages, the province of Pesaro Urbino offers unique experiences, testimony of the glorious past eras of Italy.
Keep reading

Recommended activities

  • Guided tour through the streets of Urbino
  • Restoration workshop in Fano
3

Conero Riviera

The Conero Riviera and its "pearls"

3 Nights

Numana
Portonovo bay
Torre Numana
Sirolo
Due Sorelle beach
Baia di Portonovo
Conero Natural Park

The Conero Riviera is a splendid stretch of the Adriatic coast of great charm, dominated by beaches, coves and wonderful caves.
Keep reading

4

Norcia

Norcia and the desire for rebirth after the earthquake

1 Night

The houses in Castelluccio di Norcia
Castelluccio di Norcia
The black Norcia truffle
The square in Norcia

Norcia is nestled between the hills of the Sibillini Mountains: it is the birthplace of Saint Benedict and the home of numerous gastronomic delicacies - prosciutto first and foremost.
Keep reading

5

Orvieto

Between Etruscan villages and volcanic lakes

2 Nights

Orvieto Cathedral
Capodimonte on Lake Bolsena
Panorama of Orvieto
St. Patrick's well
Torre del Moro

Orvieto is one of the oldest cities in Italy, whose foundation dates back to the 9th century BC by the Etruscan civilisation.
Keep reading

Recommended activities

  • Wine tasting at Tenuta Salviano near Orvieto
  • Orvieto food, culture and history walking tour
  • Tour of the Cathedral of Orvieto and the underground caves
6

Capalbio

Capalbio, a medieval border with timeless charm

2 Nights

The historic center
Capalbio
Rocca Aldobrandesca
Nature in Capalbio

South of the Tuscan Maremma lies Capalbio, a village of timeless charm.
Keep reading

7

Siena

Clashes between the districts and ancient walls perched on the hill

2 Nights

Piazza del Campo
The cathedral
The old town
Monticchiello
Siena
Siena
Piazza del Campo from above
Piazza del Campo
Historic centre in Siena

Once upon a time there was a small town with earth-toned buildings, where jockeys and riders competed in a thrilling race in the name of their contrada, or district.
Keep reading

Recommended activities

  • Private tour of Siena Cathedral and Piccolomini Library
  • Great Brunello wine tour from Siena
  • Guided walking tour of Siena
8

Florence

The homeland of the Renaissance

2 Nights

Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence cathedral
Florence bridge
The uffizi gallery
The dome of Brunelleschi
Boboli Gardens
Giotto's bell tower
The statue of Dante in Florence
The Ponte Vecchio in Florence

Florence embodies the Renaissance era.
Keep reading

Recommended activities

  • Skip-the-line guided tour of the Uffizi Gallery
  • Private tour of Pitti Palace and Boboli Gardens tickets
  • Guided walking tour in the heart of Florence
Share this travel

Do you want to make this travel unique?

You might also like

MOORISH CHARM

Travel to Morocco and Andalusia, from Casablanca to Malaga

€ 498

RIBOLLITA WITH A SEA VIEW

Travel to Italy, visit Tuscany from Pisa to Argentario

€ 711

LAMPREDOTTO, WHAT POETRY!

Trip to Italy: grand tour between Tuscany and Umbria

€ 792

TIMELESS SOUTH

Tour of Southern Italy

€ 580

DEEP BLUE APULIA

Apulia: grand tour of the heel of Italy

€ 700

ON THE TRAIL OF LEONARDO

Short trip to Leonardo da Vinci’s Milan

€ 100

GENOA, SUPERB!

Weekend in Genoa, "la Superba"

€ 100

ECCENTRIC LECCE

Weekend in Lecce full of pasticciotto and baroque art

€ 100

SPRITZ ON A GONDOLA

Short trip to Venice, complete with gondola rides and romantic atmospheres

€ 100

ROME CAPUT MUNDI

Short trip to ancient Rome, on the trail of gladiators

€ 100