A two day excursion into the beautiful Tuscan Countryside..
Our Bocelli Over-night Shore ExcursionThe perfect cruise layover designed for unwinding and enjoying Tuscan culture. Designed especially for cruise-goers who have a one-night layover at the Port of Livorno. Our Bocelli Over-night Shore Excursion includes a wonderfully relaxing visit to the Bocelli Alpemare Beach Club in Forte Dei Marmi as well as a guided tour of the historic town of Lucca in the morning. Guests will also enjoy our exclusive Bocelli Countryside Escape Day Tour which will take you into the life of the Maestro Andrea Bocelli by visiting the Bocelli family wine cellar and new restaurant where you will enjoy wine tastings and an exquisite Tuscan lunch, with a visit to Pisa in the afternoon.
Bocelli Over-night Shore Excursion ActivitiesOn day one you will discover the exclusive Azienda Bocelli wine production and enjoy an exclusive wine tasting at the Officine Bocelli Restaurant located in the heart of Valdera including a visit of Volterra, Lajatico, Pisa and the mystical Valley of Silence. One your second touring day you will be chauffeured to the medieval town of Lucca. For lunch you will head to the brand new Bocelli Alpemare Beach Club located in stylish Forte dei Marmi, where you will enjoy a four course lunch packed with locally sourced specialties and more Azienda Bocelli wine.
Day OnePort of Livorno where your cruise will dock, and chauffeur you to your stop, the splendid Borgo of Volterra. Volterra is known for its incredible medieval history as well as its Alabaster crafts. Here you will visit the ancient Roman Amphitheater and the architecture of the Piazza dei Priori, all while enjoying a stroll and visiting the local shops. After Volterra, you will be chauffeured to Lajatico, home of the Maestro Andrea Bocelli where you will visit the Theater of Silence, where the maestro has his annual hometown performance each summer. Afterwards, you will have a visit of the Bocelli family vineyards and wine cellar where the family produces their own wine and Tuscan products. The new Officine Bocelli restaurant is where you will indulge in a savoring wine tasting as well as a delectable Tuscan lunch presented and provided to you by the Bocelli family. While enjoying these delicacies, you will also enjoy a stroll through the Andrea Bocelli museum located on the floor above the Officine Bocelli restaurant. After a very eventful morning, and mingling with the Bocelli family, your English Speaking Driver will chauffeur you to the stunning town of Pisa where you will visit the incredible historic center as well as the Leaning Tower of Pisa. After a truly magnificent day, your driver will accompany you back to your private accommodation in Tuscany.
Day TwoAt 9am your private English Speaking Driver will be ready to chauffeur you to the gorgeous town of Lucca where you will have a private licensed guided tour of the town to learn more about the ancient history and culture as well as the life of the Maestro Puccini, whose hometown is Lucca. You will discover the Amphitheater Plaza, The Church of San Michele in Foro, the famous Walls of Lucca, including an optional visit of Maestro Puccini’s local apartment, for you to learn more about his life and career. After an incredible morning you will have a luxurious afternoon awaiting you at the Bocelli Alpemare Beach club in elegant Forte dei Marmi. You will be greeted by the friendly staff who will offer you your own private beach tent, umbrella, and comfortable lounge chairs where you will enjoy complete relaxation on the sandy white beach. You will enjoy a delectable four course meal by Chef Dario Leonardi at the private restaurant before continuing on with your wonderful afternoon. At the end of the day, your private English Speaking Driver will accompany you back to your cruise ship at the Port of Livorno by 5pm.
English Speaking Driver
Multilingual translator (can be REQUESTED)
Private Mercedes Sedan/Van
Four Course Lunch meals at the Alpemare Club Restaurant
In the meals price are included ½ lt of wine, water or soft drinks 33cl per person, anything else will be paid extra directly to the restaurant
The menu will be composed by 4 courses or some tasting meals, all the requests will be paid extra directly to the restaurant
Transfer to and from accommodation
Any extra requests must be notified and it will cost 50 Euro per hour
Alpemare Bocelli beach Club full-day entry fee, including beach umbrella and one lounger per person
Tour operator insurance