This leading travel company accompanies us on a dream tour of Tuscany and Liguria
Founded by travel industry veteran Andrea Grisdale, IC Bellagio has been creating bespoke Italian travel experiences designed for the most demanding globetrotters for over 20 years, earning a name for itself as an industry leader and winning award after award from such prestigious organizations as Virtuoso, Signature, Condè Nast, Travel + Leisure and Wendy Perrin.
Here for you is IC Bellagio’s 10-day itinerary designed especially for customers of The Mall Firenze and The Mall Sanremo.
We begin in Florence, with transfer service and accommodation in one of the city’s best luxury hotels.
A tour of the historic centre of Florence is an absolute must, with a visit to the Galleria dell ’Accademia, home of Michelangelo’s iconic David and many other masterpieces. The days ends with a romantic boat ride along the Arno to admire the sunset.
After a morning at leisure, we leave in the early afternoon for a few hours of unforgettable shopping at The Mall Firenze. This is followed by an experience in the heart of Chianti, including a delicious dinner.
A day of discovery of traditional flavours, with a trip around Florence’s food markets, a cooking class and a tour of the most authentic neighbourhoods and their fascinating artisans’ workshops.
It is now time to head towards Liguria, with stops on the way in Pisa and Lucca before arriving in Portofino.
We begin with a morning that’s all about flavour, with a visit to the Eco-Farm in Portofino, a packed lunch, a sea view and wine tasting, while we are free to while away the afternoon as we please.
Liguria’s destination par excellence, the Cinque Terre, to be explored in all their picturesque beauty.
Do you love breathtaking scenery? If so, this will be one of your favourite days, with a cruise along the Portofino Peninsula and a visit to the San Fruttuoso Abbey. In the afternoon we leave forSanremo.
After a morning’s luxury shopping and lunch at The Mall Sanremo, it is the turn of two of the loveliest gems on the Italian Riviera – Sanremo and the medieval village of Dolceacqua.
Finally, to finish on a high note, a trip to vibrant Nice, where our fantastic 10 days end.
Impossible to resist!