This original tour alternates the classical itinerary and visits to time dedicated to the most renowned italian excellences and brands in their factories, outlets or exhibitions.
If you wish to be accompanied by a personal buyer during your shopping, we will be delighted to propose our skilled buyers.
There is also a chance to see a football game of the greatest Italian teams (Milan, Inter, Roma, Fiorentina) at the stadium or book a cooking class at the most popular schools.
D03: ROME - SIENA (3 hours)
Visit to a Brunello producer and the its wine cellar, with wine tasting and an intriguing lesson about the production techniques of this world renowned wine.
Brunello Cucinelli in Perugia creates awesome cashmere goods. We will visit the factory to discover how this fine thread is worked.
Arrival in Siena, meeting with the guide to visit Piazza del Campo (place of the famous Palio horserace), the Duomo and its art collection. We will be guests of the Contrada dell’Aquila (one of the old sienese quarters) for dinner, with its people telling us the traditions of Palio rules. Nice walk after dinner. Overnight in Siena.
D04: SIENA - SAN GIMIGNANO - VOLTERRA - PISA
Today we will get to know how leather can be transformed in a pair of nice shoes, stylish boots or trendy bag by visiting an important shoes factory in the area.
D05: PISA - FLORENCE (1 hour)
The Mall Fashion Gallery is a famous Luxury Outlet Village in Florence surroundings. We will get the chance to spend some time purchasing goods from the biggest italian brands, such as Armani, Valentino, Prada and Roberto Cavalli.
Forence city centre hosts two of the the fashion lovers' paradise: the Gucci Museum and the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum. A visit to one (or both) of these historical example of Italian Style in the world cannot be missed.
The name Ermanno Scervino evokes voluptuous garments every woman dreams to wear. Today we can make this shopping dream come true, visiting the Maison Scervino.
Ponte Vecchio in Firenze was once, believe it or not, the butchers' place. Today, luckily for us, is well known for its gold&jewels artisan shops, one of which will help us to unveil the secrets of gold manufacturing.
D07: FLORENCE - VENICE
On the way to Venice we will make two pleasant stops: one to the Museo Ferrari, witness of the glory of the iconic car brand.
The other stop will be equally enjoyable, nonetheless at the home of world renowned La Perla lingerie, in Bologna. Shopping directly will be possible, thanks to the factory outlet. Style and laces galore!
The individual participation fee includes:
- All the transfers by private bus + driver
- Hotels 3-4 stars (Double Occupancy B&B)
- Half Board (dinner in typical restaurants or hotel)
- English speaking professional guide, other languages as requested
- Medical/baggage insurance
It does not include:
- Entrance charges for museums, churches or other places.
- Single Room supplement 40€ per night.
- Tips, beverages, or any extras
- Supplement Full Board 140€
- International/domestic flights (can be provided - ask for quotation)
All dietary requirements will be catered for.
All our tours are provided with Medical and Luggage insurance and call center for assistance.