DAY 1: Arrival at Rome airport. Meet & Greet. Your private transfer will escort you into the Castiglion del Bosco, one of a kind Luxury Resort in Val d’Orcia UNESCO World Heritage Site in the heart of the Tuscan countryside. Dinner at one of the superb restaurants hosted inside the Resort.
Castiglion del Bosco is a 5.000 acre country estate founded by the fashion home Ferragamo. This Italian resort is a celebration of the natural beauty and rich gastronomic heritage of Tuscany. Warmed by gentle Tuscan hues, the resort’s spacious suites and villas offer exceptional comfort and the chance to enjoy an area of outstanding natural beauty in a framework of understated, cultured sophistication. A superb culinary destination, the Hotel featured a leading Brunello di Montalcino winery, two restaurants, an organic vegetable garden and a cooking class.
DAY 2: After breakfast, play at the exclusive Cdb Golf, on site. In the afternoon enjoy some relax at the resort’s luxury pumping SPA. The golf course at Castiglion del Bosco is one of the finest private courses in Europe and the only Continental European design of Champion golfer Tom Weiskopf.
Weiskopf’s Tuscan masterpiece is exquisitely blended into the soft curves and contours of the estate’s rolling hills and valleys, treading lightly in an environment whose natural beauty requires little enhancement or embellishment. In the afternoon Siena sightseeing: The walled city of Siena stands firmly planted in the Middle Ages preserving its original character more markedly than any other city in Italy. Siena is famous in the world for its beautiful square where every August the famous medieval horse race, called the Palio, is run, still respecting the rules of centuries ago.
DAY 3: Transfer to Florence. Full escorted private walking tour with our local guide. Florence is famous for its wealth of fine art and architecture and was long ruled by the Medici family. Monuments and art sites not to be missed are the Uffizi Gallery, the Academy Gallery, the Palazzo Vecchio, the Duomo, the Giotto bell tower, the St. John’s Baptistery, Santa Maria Novella, Santa Croce. Just to mention a few, but the list can grow longer because each part of Florence, each street contains an art treasure.
Later in the afternoon back to the Resort enjoy a Cookery Class and learn how to make some Tuscany’s classic dishes or how to make fresh pasta or an authentic Italian pizza at La Canonica Cooking School of the Resort.
DAY 4: Transfer to Rome. Stop at THE MALL luxury shopping outlet village.
Arrival at a luxury 5* Hotel located in Rome city centre. The splendour of Rome transcends time as the contemporary city maintains an ambience of classic elegance, accentuated by the ruins and the Baroque and Renaissance embellishments. After some free time enjoy a superb dinner in a top class traditional restaurant in Rome downtown.
DAY 5: After breakfast, private transfer to Olgiata Golf Club for your second round of golf. Later in the afternoon back to the hotel and, at the end of the day, a delicious dinner in a local celebrated restaurant.
Located 15 miles north of Rome along the Via Cassia on the Olgiata quiet residential complex, Olgiata Golf Club is a magnificent classic tree-lined parkland golf course. It’s listed top 100 world golf course by Golf Digest.
DAY 6: After breakfast, your private guide will meet you in the hotel lobby eager to lead you on an intimate introductory tour of Rome and take you along the iconic monuments connected to the Eternal City. Along the way, you will stop at the Pantheon, a gorgeous structure built in the 2nd century AD. A magnificent dome rests atop the masonry walls erected in a cylindrical shape as the entrance features 16 granite columns topped with Corinthian capitals to create a dramatic and unforgettable welcome to the Pantheon and the city of Rome.
DAY 7: After breakfast, private transfer to Marco Simone GC for your third round of golf.
Considered one of the most prestigious golf course in Italy, Marco Simone Golf Club, home of the 2022 Ryder Cup, is a must play if you are planning a golf vacation in “The Eternal City”.
In the afternoon enjoy shopping in the cobblestone streets filled with life and activity in front of the elaborate window displays along Via Condotti, famous for the concentration of luxury brands in one shopping street.
In the evening farewell dinner at one of Capital’s Michelin Star Restaurant for an unforgettable dining experience enjoying an unparalleled view of the Eternal City.
DAY 8: End of the journey, private transfer to the airport and say “Arrivederci”.
Accommodation: Accommodation 3 nights in a double or twin double at Castiglion del Bosco Luxury Resort + 4 nights 5-star hotel Rome city centre
Meals: Breakfast full buffet
Rounds of golf: 3 Green fee + golf buggy (2 people per buggy)
Tee times services
Tour: All tours listed in the itineraries
1 Private sightseeing tour Florence – escorted tour with local guide + 1 Private sightseeing tour Rome – escorted tour with local guide
Transfers: Full transfer with private luxury coach
Assistance: 24/7 phone
Taxes: Vat and local taxes included