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Volterra and surroundings: culture & sport activities

Volterra, Cecina Valley, Tuscany
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This proposal consists of a 4 days/3 nights tour with accommodation in hotel*** and is designed to let the tourists discover the artistic heritage and the natural beauties of a very interesting area of Tuscany.
A large part of it is dedicated to sport activities.

Proposal reserved to Adult Groups

Rate per Person:

4 days, 3 nights

price per person in double room from Euro 399,00

The price is calculated on min. 30 persons. Every 25 paying participants, one is free.
Supplement single room Euro 75,00.

On request prices for families, small groups and individuals

Programme

Day 1

Morning

Arrival in Volterra, a heaven of Etruscan, Roman, Medieval and Rennaissance art that dominates the Cecina Valley, 550 metres above sea level, and beginning of the guided tour of the town: Piazza dei Priori, Piazza San Giovanni, Cathedral, Roman Theatre and the Etruscan Museum
h. 13.00 lunch in a restaurant
Afternoon

h. 15.00 accommodation in hotel***
h. 15.30 visit of an alabaster craftshop: you cannot talk about Volterra without mentioning Alabaster, an artistic handicraft, which boasts a centuries-old history and a nobility of traditions that can be felt in every nook and corner of the town
h. 20.00 dinner and overnight stay
Day 2

Morning

h. 8.30 breakfast in Hotel
h. 9.00 departure for the “Devil’s Valley” for the visit of the Geothermal Museum, the plants and geothermal natural phenomena. The region was known from ancient times for its volcanic nature and exceptionally hot springs and even the Romans used its sulphur springs for bathing
h. 10.00 Larderello meeting with the guide and visit to the Geothermal Museum and the geyser
h. 12.00 departure for Monterotondo
h. 13.00 lunch in a farmhouse h. 15.00 beginning of the trekking in the geothermal area
Afternoon

h. 15.00 beginning of the trekking in the geothermal area
h. 18.00 departure for Volterra
h. 20.00 dinner in hotel and overnight stay

Day 3 Morning h. 8.30 breakfast in hotel
Program A

Departure for one day Canyoning in the mountains near the Versilia beaches (2 hours drive).
Each group can be made of 20/30 people, in the event of a bigger group (40 people) it should be divided into 2 smaller groups.
The group waiting to do the activity will spend a few hours on the beach in Forte dei Marmi
Pizza for lunch
In the afternoon free time and departure for the hotel
Dinner in hotel and overnight stay

Program B

Departure for a half day Free Climbing near Volterra.
Each group can be made of 20 people, in the event of a bigger group (40 people) it should be shared in 2 smaller groups
Pizza for lunch
In the afternoon olive oil tasting
Dinner in hotel and overnight stay
Day 4

h. 8.30 breakfast in hotel
Program A

h. 9.30 departure for San Gimignano
h. 10.30 arrival in San Gimignano and guided tour of the town
h. 13.00 lunch in a country restaurant.
End of the tour

Program B

h. 10.30 arrival in Pisa. Guided visit of Piazza dei Miracoli with entrance in the Cathedral and Leaning Tower
h. 13.00 lunch in Pisa, near the Leaning Tower
Free time.
End of the tour

 


The price includes

  • overnight stay in 3 star hotel in HB in double room
  • guided tour of Volterra half day
  • entrance fee to the Etruscan Museum, Art Gallery, Palazzo dei Priori, Roman Theatre, Alabaster EcoMuseum and Etruscan Acropolis
  • lunch in a typical restaurant guided visit to the Geothermal Museum and Trekking
  • lunch in a farmhouse
  • Canyoning or Free Climbing
  • lunch with pizza
  • guided tour of Pisa half day entrance fee to the Leaning Tower and Cathedral
  • lunch in Pisa near the Leaning Tower

The price does not include

- transport
- parking
- supplements, extra, tips and all that is not specified in “The Price includes”.

Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina Valdera S.c.r.l.
Via Franceschini, 34 - 56048 Volterra (PI) - PIVA 01308340502
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