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Flavors of Chianti

May 14–22, 2020

Cheese on tableEmbrace the bewitching enchantment, bucolic ambiance, and charismatic culture of Chianti. Meander through Tuscany’s colorful cities, cypress-studded hilltop towns, classic cucinas, and idyllic vineyards during this small-group journey. Explore the Italian countryside that provides endless inspiration for artists, chefs, and vintners alike.

With your small group, enjoy seven nights deluxe accommodations at the luxurious and exclusive Castello La Leccia in Castellina featuring exceptional views of the lush, rolling Tuscan landscape. Admire the Etruscan ruins and Roman center at Volterra before visiting charming San Gimignano—theTown of Fine Towers—which is completely encircled by medieval walls.

Stop at the Renaissance town of Pienza, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which sits atop a hill overlooking the Tuscan countryside. At Podere Il Casale—an organic farm—learn about the owners’ passion for the slow food movement, see a cheese-making demonstration, and enjoy a leisurely lunch.

FLAV CHIANTI 2020 PURDUE

 

Tour Operator: Orbridge

Next Steps

We will happily send you brochures listing included features, itineraries, and pricing. Questions or ready to make a reservation? We’re just a phone call away! Call Mary MacDonald at 800-414-1541 or 765-494-5175, or email alumnitravel@purdue.edu.