About the tour: New Year in Tuscany for Single Travellers

See in the New Year surrounded by the beautiful rolling hills and fertile landscapes of Tuscany, and enjoy a special dinner with live music, on this dedicated singles holiday. This festive tour travels by coach to the pretty Tuscan town Chianciano Terme, a town made up of two distinct parts. Enjoy relaxing in the spa town’s gardens or explore the Old Town, where narrow streets wind their way around the castle. Add the Renaissance of Florence, the ‘eternal city’ of Rome, the delightful town of Siena, plus, a visit to Assisi in to the mix - and you’ve got yourself a solo holiday to Italy, which you’ll remember for years come!

Tour Includes


  • 6 nights hotel with continental breakfast
  • 6 evening meals & lunch on New Year’s Day
  • Welcome drink
  • Sole use of your own room
  • No single room supplement
  • Door to Door service or local departure by coach
  • Travel by Executive coach

Departure Dates

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Tour Itinerary

Certain excursions are included in the price of your holiday. If you choose not to go on an included excursion, for whatever reason, no refunds will be made.
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We believe that our holidays may not be suitable for children under 8 years old (except for Disneyland Paris bookings) however, we will consider individual requests on application. Customers aged 18 and under at the time of travel must be accompanied by an adult, parent or guardian aged over 18 years old.
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    Door-to-Door departure or local departure by coach, then continue overnight through France and Italy.

    Arrive at our hotel in Chianciano Terme for a six-night stay. The rest of the day is at leisure for you to relax and begin your explorations of the area.

    • Included meals: Dinner

    We begin our explorations of Italy today as we make our way to the Renaissance city of Florence on our included excursion. To make the most of your visit why not join our optional sightseeing tour, where our local guides’ commentary will reveal many of the stories behind the buildings and personalities that have shaped the history of this magnificent city. Travel by coach up the hills behind the city, to Piazza Michelangelo. Here you can enjoy a magnificent panoramic view of the city and surrounding countryside. Once you have taken your photos the coach will take you back to the city, where your guide will lead you on a walking tour through the delightful streets of Florence, pointing out the major sights. See the Santa Croce church, the burial place of Michelangelo, the famous statues in Piazza della Signoria and also the magnificent Santa Maria Duomo. Following the tour you will have time at leisure to explore the endless historic sights, see the shops in and around the centuries old Ponte Vecchio, or even have your portrait painted by one of the street artists who usually gather in the square next to the medieval Duomo (Cathedral).

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner
    Florence
    Florence

    Included highlights

    • Florence

    Optional highlights

    • Florence Guided Sightseeing Tour

    Why not join our optional excursion to the medieval town of Siena? Set on three hills, Siena is drawn together by winding alleyways and steep steps. The town has worked hard to preserve its Gothic architecture, and its centre, the Piazza del Campo is listed by UNESCO as one of the world's most significant historic sites. There will be ample free time for you to explore the town at your leisure.

    Alternatively, why not purchase our optional Siena with a guided sightseeing tour which allows you to combine your visit to this fabulous town with a guided walking tour.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner
    Siena
    Siena

    Included highlights

    • Siena Guided Sightseeing Tour

    Optional highlights

    • Siena

    Today you have the full day to discover the Italian capital city of Rome on our included excursion. Also, known as the ‘Eternal City’ and the famed city of the Roman Empire, it has been a millennium long centre of power, culture and religion. The Historic Centre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with wonderful palaces, churches, basilicas, Roman ruins, monuments and fountains. It has an immensely rich historical heritage and cosmopolitan atmosphere. Upon arrival in this beautiful city you will have time at leisure to savor the special ambience of this former capital of the Roman Empire.

    A lovely place to explore on foot, our optional guided walking tour is a fantastic way to introduce you to the city’s array of spectacular sites. We see the beautiful Piazza Venezia, the central hub of Rome in which many thoroughfares intersect. The imposing Monument to Vittorio Emanuele II, first king of Italy, dominates the piazza. The Viale di Fori Imperiali starts here, a main thoroughfare, which leads past the Roman Forum and Trajan’s Forum, to the mighty Colosseum. Discover the history of this great building; where up to 55,000 spectators witnessed gladiators fight to the death (entrance not included).

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner
    Rome
    Rome

    Included highlights

    • Rome

    Optional highlights

    • Rome Guided Walking Tour

    Happy New Year! A leisurely day in Chianciano Terme. Perhaps take a stroll around the town, which is made up of 2 distinctive parts – the Spa Town and Old Town. The Spa Town encompasses relaxing gardens. In the Old Town you will find quiet, narrow streets lined with pretty houses, which wind their way around the medieval castle.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Today’s included excursion takes you around Umbria, the ‘Green Heart of Italy’. First, we head to Assisi, world famous as the native town of St. Francis. Assisi is divided into two main parts – the Upper (Parte de Sopra) and the Lower (Parte de Sotto). The upper part of the town is home to the Church of Saint Claire, which dominates the Piazza with its pink and white striped façade. Saint Claire was a loyal follower and friend of Saint Francis and the church was dedicated to her shortly after her death in 1253. Perhaps continue to Piazza del Comune through the typical medieval streets to the Lower part of the town to see the magnificent Basilica of Saint Francis.

    • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner
    Assisi
    Assisi

    Included highlights

    • Assisi

    We leave Chianciano and begin our overnight journey north.

    • Included meals: Breakfast

    Return home.


    Accommodation

    If you prefer, then you can join the tour at the hotel. To do this, we will require a copy of your passport for identification purposes and you must advise us at the time of booking.

    No reduction will be given if you should choose to do this.

    All hotel rooms benefit from private bathroom facilities.
    Some hotels have tea and coffee making facilities. Please check the tour pages for more information or call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333.
    Most hotels have a lift, please call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333 for more information.
    Some hotels have ground floor rooms. Please email for information on individual hotels or call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333.
    Your hotels will supply towels in your room.

    We are unable to guarantee that the hotel will be able to meet your dietary requirements. We find that the majority of European countries do not generally cater for vegetarians and that the meal supplied may well be what everyone else is having minus the meat.

    We will of course endeavour to arrange for a vegetarian meal at the hotel. We do however suggest that you advise us of your dietary requests at the time of booking and recommend that you speak to the receptionist on arrival with regard to your request.

    You will stay for six nights at the 3-star Hotel Astra in Chianciano Terme. The hotel has a bar, lounge and restaurant. Guests have free use of the spa at the Hotel Cristallo, which is situated next door.

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      *Please note pickups are subject to availability.

      Travel Extras

      Why not go the night before your tour for a relaxing start?

      You can park for FREE for up to seven days at the Holiday Inn Ashford North and enjoy an overnight stay with English breakfast from just £38 per person (Based on 2 sharing a twin/double room on a B&B basis, subject to availability. Single supplements and terms and conditions apply.) We’ll then collect you from the hotel on the day of departure and return you there at the end of your holiday.

      To book this package, please call the hotel on 01233 713333, quoting ‘Leger Holidays’ and your booking reference. If your holiday is longer than seven days you can pay for additional days’ parking. Ask one of our friendly reservations team for more details when you book your holiday

      On most holidays if you’d prefer to join your tour coach at Stop 24 services, you can park your car in the car park which is accredited by the Park Mark safer parking scheme and is monitored 24 hours a day by CCTV. Payment for the parking is made on arrival using the self-service machines. Excludes holidays to Ireland and the U.K. and tours travelling via Brittany Ferries.

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      New Year in Tuscany for Single Travellers

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