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Hill Towns of Italy

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Embrace Tuscany on a seven-night journey based in the hilltop town of Cortona which that set the scene for much of the film Under the Tuscan Sun. Venture out to sip Brunello di Montalcino at a family-owned winery and savor locally produced cheeses and prosciutto at Val d’Orcia. Delight in Orvieto’s captivating piazzas and feast your eyes on dazzling mosaics inside its massive cathedral. Stroll ancient streets in Montepulciano and marvel at Siena’s remarkable Gothic architecture. Linger inside the Basilica of San Francesco in Assisi, in the lovely hometown of Italy’s patron saint. Enjoy lunch on a fourth-generation olive farm, and gain insight into Renaissance art, Tuscan cuisine, contemporary Italian life, and more from local experts. This small-group program includes first-class accommodations and an extensive meal plan, complemented by wine with dinner.