One Day Shore Excursion from La Spezia dedicated to Pasta, Chianti wine with Light Lunch and the visit of Pisa
On our Pisa, Pasta and Chianti wine with Light Lunch – Shore Excursion from La Spezia, you will have the chance to spend a lovely day in Tuscany. You will discover the historical town of Pisa with its famous Leaning Tower. Moreover, you will visit a traditional pasta factory in the Tuscan countryside and enjoy a unique wine tasting in a special winery selected for you. A Light Lunch based on local products is included.
Enjoy the real Tuscan flavours with a Light Lunch, Pasta and good Chianti wine on our Shore Excursion from La Spezia
Please, do not choose us if you like crowded tours.
|DEPARTURE LOCATION||From the Cruise Terminal in the Port of La Spezia (just outside the Terminal Cruise)|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Between 7:45 and 9:00 am (according to ship schedule and to you)|
|DURATION||About 8 hours (according to ship schedule and to you)|
|SUGGESTED CLOTHING||Comfortable clothing, hat, jacket and sunscreen|
We inform you that it is possible to pre-book tickets for the Leaning Tower. Please let us know at the moment of the booking. Tickets are subject to availability.
Itinerary of our Pisa, Pasta and Chianti wine Shore Excursion from La Spezia Port:
Departure From Cruise Port of La Spezia
Visit in Pisa
Visit the Pasta Factory
Chianti Wine Experience and Olive Oil
Chianti and the Supertuscan wines. Moreover, you will have the chance to visit a traditional wine cellar. Additionally, you will enjoy a unique wine tasting with a range of five different wines combined with some local food. Indeed, you will have your Light Lunch here, with some Tuscan appetizers (Antipasto Toscano) of salami, ham, Pecorino cheese, honey, olives, crostini and bruchette and a plate of pasta, according to the Tuscan tradition. You will also taste local Extra Virgin Olive Oil.
Return at the Cruise Port of La Spezia
Departure of our Shore Excursion from the Cruise Port of La Spezia to the Leaning Tower of Pisa
Someone from our staff will be waiting for you just outside the Cruise Terminal after your ship’s arrival. He/she will hold a sign with your name written on it. Our first stop will be in Pisa, a city full of art and history. We will bring you to the most important square, that is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will have time to admire the famous Leaning Tower and the other beautiful buildings belonging to the architectural complex in Piazza dei Miracoli.
The Leaning Tower and much more in Pisa
After visiting the Field of Miracles (officially Piazza del Duomo), you will pass through Piazza Dei Cavalieri, where you can admire a stunning facade designed by Giorgio Vasari. Today many students move to Pisa because of its academic importance. The most popular university is “La Normale”, founded by Napoleon. In addition, you will see the Lungarno. This is the way the locals call the streets along the Arno river, full of elegant palaces and nice shops. You can enjoy your time eating one of the most delicious ice cream (gelato) of the district.
From Pisa to a traditional Pasta making factory on our Shore Excursion from La Spezia
We will continue our tour learning about one of the things Italians love the most: pasta. You probably know that this is a very long tradition and that in Italy we have a record number of pasta types. On our day tour, you will have the possibility to visit a traditional pasta factory, the Pastificio Martelli. Martelli is the name of the family running the business since 1926. It is a small-medium factory located in the medieval village of Lari (in the county of Pisa). You will also time to walk around and see the old castle.
PS: Since teh Pastificio Martelli is a real pasta factory and not just a place for tourists, we inform you it is not possible to visit it on holidays and Sundays. The property will be closed on those days.
Learn more about this pasta factory on the official website Pasta Martelli.
Exclusive Wine Experience in the Chianti Area with Light Lunch
We think that your visit in Tuscany can not be complete, if you do not join an authentic wine tasting. We chose a special winery for you in the famous wine district, Chianti. Here, you will have the chance to visit the vineyards, the wine cellar (cantina) and learn more about wine. You will taste five different varieties of wine (both red and white). Among them, Chianti, mature Chianti and Supertuscan wines. They will be combined to a delicious Light Lunch, according to the Tuscan tradition. Indeed, you will have a classic Antipasto Toscano (Tuscan appetizers) and the typical plate of pasta. You will try also local extra virgin olive oil.
The quality of our wines will delight you!
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Terms And Conditions
- Deposit 30% is required at reservation time, by credit card or paypal (in both case 4% more) in order to guarantee your reservation.
- Due payment will be made by cash in EURO the day of the tour.
- There will be a full charge to your deposit for bookings canceled less than 14 days prior or for no-shows.
- No charge for cancellations made with at least 14 days prior notice. If you are interested in proceeding we will send you the complete terms of service upon request.
- They can also be viewed on the website by clicking the TERMS AND CONDITIONS link at the bottom of any page.