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INTOXICATING TUSCANY
AND FLORENCE

Inspiring Renaissance Culture 

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7 Nights, 8 Days

May 17-24,2022

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1 Country

Italy

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2 Provences

Tuscany & Florence

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Experience

Adventure & Culture

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$3990

 Double Occupancy

 (Single supplement available)

Itinerary

Explore the stunning waterfalls at Colle di val Elsa, tour medieval fortresses and synagogues and walk a part of the Via Francigena. Discover Lari, an 8th-century haunted medieval hill town. Enjoy wine tasting at kosher wineries, and stop to picnic lunch with inspiring views. Soak in the hot springs of Bagno Vignoni and be inspired by the works of Michelangelo and Botticelli in Florence. Travel back in time with Renaissance tours of Orvieto, Siena, Pienza and San Gimignano. Sip some cocktails at our private swimming pool in a beautiful Tuscan Villa.

DAY 1

Arrival 

First stop: Medieval Cathedral of Orvieto for visit and picnic lunch

Check in at Il Rosolaccio country villa in San Gimignano 

Relaxing time by our private pool 

Mincha

Dinner + Italian word of the day

Get to know you

Maariv 

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DAY 2

Shacharit

Breakfast

Siena - Medieval Horse Racing and Feuding families 

 

A Walk back in time - Papal palace

 

Frescos

Tour the  Synagogue of Siena, opened in 1756

Our day ends with a visit to the Kosher Winery, Terre di Seta, with wine and cheese  tasting - Yummy!

Relaxing time by pool

Mincha

Dinner+ Italian word of the day

Maariv 


Ballroom dance demonstration 

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DAY 3

Shacharit

Breakfast + Italian word of the day 

A leisurely nature walk around Castelfalfi - A unique resort framed by its green hills, surrounded by kilometres of vineyards and olive groves, warm sun and a light breeze.

A walking tour of Lari - An 8th-century haunted village with tales of witchcraft!

Cantina Giuliano - A Kosher winery tour

 Authentic Italian cooking workshop  

Relaxing time by pool

Mincha

Dinner+ Italian word of the day

 

KWA TED Talk (By one of the participants)   

Maariv 

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DAY 4

Shacharit

Breakfast + Italian word of the day 

We begin our day with a stunning, relaxing, quiet nature walk along the Via Francigena, then a picnic lunch

In the afternoon we will be in Certaldo, home to the 14th-century renaissance poet Giovanni di Boccaccio.

Home to prepare for Shabbat

Candle lighting 

Kabbalat Shabbat + Seuda + Tish

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DAY 5

Coffee and cake  

Tefila with a Sefer Torah + Kiddush + Shiur 

Lunch+ Menucha

Mincha + Nature Walk

Seudah Shlishit

Maariv

Musical Havdalah

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DAY 6

Shacharit

Breakfast + Italian word of the day 

First Stop: Towering San Gimignano 

A stunning nature walk - Sentier Elsa

Relaxing time by pool 

Mincha

Dinner + Italian word of the day

Maariv 


Special Cocktail Evening! 

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DAY 7

Shacharit

Breakfast + Italian word of the day 

An inspirational art tour of Florence! -The Center of Renaissance Art

Relaxing time by pool 

Mincha

Special farewell dinner + Italian word contest! 

Maariv 

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DAY 8

Early check-out + load the bus + pack a small bag for the Hot Springs

Tefila + Breakfast + Word of the day + Farewell to our Italian "Bayit"

First stop: Pienza

Our last stop:The Hot Springs

​Time for our group photo and off we go to the airport for farewells, Arrivederci until our next adventure!

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