Tuscany Bliss Tour

Fully Guided All-Inclusive Small Group Tour for Women

Our small-group week long tour is fully escorted and all inclusive. What exactly does that mean? That you will want for nothing.  You will be guided and cared for by Arianna and Alessio of KM Zero Tours. At your manor home, tranquilly nestled in the vineyards of Chianti, prepare be spoiled rotten by your host. Your days are expertly balanced between authentic experiences, time for yourself to relax and incredible food at every turn creating the ultimate Tuscany Bliss.

Summer 2018: from Saturday, June 16th until Saturday, June 23rd

Fall 2018: from Wednesday, September 12th until Wednesday, September 19th

Price: $3700 USD* per person
*Please note that this price is based on double occupancy
**Minimum of 4 guests, maximum 10 guests

***Discount of $150 for payments made by check***

Fully escorted and all-inclusive tour
All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
7-night accommodation in Tuscany country home
All transportation and tours
All cooking classes and tastings
A comprehensive travel binder with information on pre-travel, packing, Italian culture and regional details
Complete travel planning assistance, including help with airfare booking

Not included: Airfare to and from Florence International Airport (Peretola) is not included. Travel insurance is not included but required.

• 8 days/7 nights – Fully inclusive (all accommodations, meals, transfers, excursions and activities)
• Accommodation in a beautiful country home in the Chianti region
• Spend an unforgettable day at a unique cashmere goat farm
• Watch local artisans as they share their passion for their craft
• Indulge yourself in delicious olive oil
• Hands-on culinary experience of the ancient tradition of pizza making
• Enjoy a professional cooking class learning how to create authentic Tuscan specialties
• Taste the unique Vernaccia di San Gimignano, the only DOCG white wine in Tuscany
• Indulge in a spa day at a thermal pool in Tuscany, complete with massage and Roman suana
• Take inspiring walks in the nature, smelling fresh air and enjoying unforgettable vistas with a good glass of wine in your hand
• Experience unique dinner events like group pizza, polenta and Florentine Steak parties under the Tuscan stars
• Explore vineyards and out of the way places in the beautiful Tuscan countryside
• Get lost in the beautiful San Gimignano
• Explore the stunning Chianti Medieval villages Montefioralle and San Donato
• Slow down and enjoy Italy’s “Dolce Vita” in the green Chianti hills
• Small group sizes of only up to 10 guests

**Itinerary order may vary between Summer and Fall schedules**



Day 1: The Experience begins! Arrival in Chianti, Relax & Pizza

We will pick you up directly from the airport and will head together to the beautiful Chianti region. Here, you will meet your hosts and you will get familiar to your new home for the week, with time for relaxation and to enjoy the magic beauty of our land. Welcome culinary feast at the villa, with delicious homemade pizza and bread specialties. You will be learning the secrets of bread making with Beppe, the local expert.


Day 2: 4-Course Professional Cooking Class + Discover Montefioralle

Our day will begin in a very delicious way!

Spring Members: Today will be a hands-on cooking class with Stefania, a Slow Food Movement Tuscan chef in Chianti. Between teaching and cooking, you will share in laughter and fun as she guides you through the preparation of your meal. After lunch, we will enjoy a relaxing walk through the charming village of Montefioralle followed by a wine tasting and tour through the vineyard of a local boutique producer.

Fall Members: We will experience a unique hands on cooking course with Chef Veronica, a passionate Tuscan chef who offers unique culinary experiences in her charming studio. During the cooking course, you will be guided through the preparation of the entire meal. At the end of the culinary course, guests will receive a beautiful bread warmer in terracotta, the traditional pottery from this unique village. After lunch, we will enjoy a relaxing walk in the charming village of Montefioralle.

Afternoon for both tours: time for relaxation at home, light dinner in a small restaurant featuring local and organic cuisine.


Day 3: Discover San Gimignano + Vernaccia di San Gimignano + Silversmith Workshop

We will briefly stop for a morning walk and a coffee in the lovely village of San Donato in Poggio, a hidden gem of incredible beauty. Our day them offically begins at a boutique wine producer of organic Vernaccia di San Gimignano. Here, we will enjoy a guided tour of the farm and homemade light lunch in a characteristic Tuscan peasant museum of art and traditions.

After lunch, you will enjoy a relaxing walk in the medieval village of San Gimignano which is famous for its multiple medieval towers. After we arrive, you can drift off with plenty of free time to enjoy the traditional shops and taste the “best ice-cream in the world”. We will also visit an interesting silver workshop where a young and talented silversmith will show us how they transform shapeless silver in marvelous objects.

Evening: time for relaxation and dinner at home.


Day 4: Spa Day at Bagno Vignoni + Val d’Orcia Exploration

Today will put the Bliss into your Tuscany Bliss Tour. We will drive into the beautiful Val d’Orcia region, spending the morning in the thermal spas of Bagno Vignoni. Its waters are famous for their healing properties and you will enjoy a relaxing massage of 50 minutes, access to the Spa with Thermal Pool with waterfalls, Hydromassage pool, Roman sauna with immersion pool, Spa Kit with bathrobe, bath towel, slippers and bathing cap. There will be a light lunch at the Enoteca of the spa. Afterwards, we will explore together the beautiful region of the Val d’Orcia, designated in 2004 as a site of World Heritage for Humanity by Unesco. Have your cameras ready.

Evening: time for relaxation at home, dinner at home.


Day 5: Wood-turning workshop + Chianti Classico Winery + Walk in the Vineyards with Sunset Aperitivo

Our day will begin with a visit to a fascinating wood-turning workshop where you will meet a ‘modern day Geppetto’ named Giorgio, a local artisan who set up a beautiful shop in the Chianti to custom make his unique creations using local olive wood as his medium. He will show us his mastery of various machines and materials as he dreams up and brings to life his creations.

Afterwards, we will amble onto one of the most historic wineries in the Chianti Classico area. A private tour of this stunning estate and wine tasting will be followed by a delightful and delicious lunch on the property.
Early afternoon: time for relaxation at home, enjoy the “Dolce Vita” lifestyle.

Late afternoon: we will experience a gentle and picturesque hike through vineyards and olive groves with our guides Beppe and Roberto. On the way, we will enjoy refreshing a sunset “aperitivo” picnic in the vineyard as we toast the beautiful vista with a good glass of wine. During this small hike, we will able to discover our Tuscan land from another perspective, slowing down and learning interesting stories along the way.


Day 6: Olive Oil Culinary Experience + Greve in Chianti + Organic Goat Cheese Farm

Our journey will begin with a relaxing walk in a picturesque village in Chianti. We will then visit an artisanal oil mill, where you will discover all the secrets about high quality extra virgin olive oil. A personalized tour of the oil mill will be followed by a professionally certified extra virgin olive oil tasting. Not only will you be tasting some of the most highly rated olive oils in the world, you will also learn about the best uses and food pairings.

After lunch, we will visit the charming village of Greve in Chianti and we will briefly stop at an organic goat farm and cheese producer. We will meet the owner and his staff of adorable goats. Our generous host will demonstrate and share the wisdom of organic production as we taste freshly made goat cheese and watch the baby goats play hide and seek with one another.

Late afternoon: time for relaxation at home.

Dinner in a local trattoria nearby, sampling the best homemade pasta you’ve ever had!



Day 7: Cashmere Goat Farm + Under the Tuscan Sun Lunch Experience + Florentine Steak night

Our day will begin with a visit to a unique Cashmere goat farm in Chianti, where you will learn everything you wanted to know about cashmere but did not know enough to ask. The habits of cashmere goats, their names, how they are raised, how their lovely fiber it is harvested and how it is processed into a finished garment. For those who love animals and incredibly soft and pure cashmere, this is going to be an amazing experience. We will have a guided tour of the farm, followed by a perfect “Under the Tuscan Sun” light lunch experience.

We will then have a relaxing walk in the beautiful, picturesque village in the Chianti area.

Evening: time for relaxation at home, strictly Tuscan dinner experience with the famous Florentine Steak (a must-try of the Tuscan cuisine) and other delicious Tuscan recipes.

Day 8: Transport to the Airport

Departure to Florence, transportation included.

For those continuing their Italian adventure we offer full travel planning assistance, inclusive in the tour price.

The Guides

Arianna and Alessio of KM Zero will show you an Italy that full of adventure, laughter and authentic connections with the people. They have a passion for guiding that is infectious and will leave you planning your immediate return.

Your Home

The week will be spent here, nestled quietly within of the vineyards of Chianti. The manor has room to spare both inside and out, complete with a tranquil pool and vista filled grounds for your soul to soak in.