Itinerary

Itinerary

Day 1


13:00 Met by Driver and departure from Florence airport
14:00 Arrival at our ‘home away from home’. You will be given the keys to your rooms
14:30 Lunch* 
Introductory talk followed by independent photography in the “home” grounds
19:00 Dinner

Day 2

8:00 Breakfast
10:00 Drive to Siena Museum: guided tour of the museum with emphasis on the history of art.
Lookout and great photography opportunities atop of the museum
Lunch*
Self study and photography in Siena
19:00 Dinner
21:00 Photography review

Day 3

8:30 Breakfast
10:00 Drive to Volterra. Talk about the History of Italy.
Lunch*
14:30 Drive via a scenic route to Volterrana
17:00 Arrival at S. Miniato a Monte - overlooking Florence: stunning view ahead
drive back to our ”home”.
19:00 Dinner
21:00 Photography review

Day 4 


9:30 Drive to San Galgano Monastery
12:00-15:30 Independent photography in the monastery. 
16:00 Drive back ”home” for a relaxed afternoon.
19:00 Dinner
21:00 Photography review

Day 5 

8:00 Breakfast
9:00 Drive to Val d’Orcia to visit
  ABBAZIA DI SANT’ANTIMO
  MONTE OLIVETI
  BAGNO VIGNONI
  MONTALCINO
  PIENZA
20:00 Dinner

Day 6


8:30 Breakfast
9:30 Drive to a farm
10:00 Visit a farm: winery, Saffron cultivation, olive grove, vines where we will be guided by the local farmers who will share some of their secrets and inside stories
13:00 Drive to S. Gimignano
Lunch*
14:00 Wine tasting
16:00 Independent photography in S. Gimignano
19:30 Dinner
21:00 Photography review

Day 7

8:30 Breakfast
9:30 Leave in the direction of Colle val d’Elsa
10:00-12:00 Independent work in Colle val d’Elsa
scenic route SR222 - the Chianti valley
14:00 Lunch at La Volpaia
17:00 Arrival at Florence airport.

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