ACA - Italian Riviera and Chianti

October 8, 2017 to October 17, 2017

The Italian Riviera and the region of Chianti harmonize to offer a captivating blend of Mediterranean vistas, rolling countryside, appealing towns and villages, fine wines and superb cuisine. Settle in Sestri Levante and discover Santa Margherita, Portofino and the seaside towns of the renowned Cinque Terre. Travel to see the historic highlights of Florence, including the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Piazza della Signoria, the famed Palazzo Vecchio, and the Ponte Vecchio. Stay in the town of Radda and sample Chianti wine produced from the local vineyards. Learn about Tuscan cuisine during a cooking demonstration with a popular local chef. Travel to nearby Siena to see the historic cathedral, Mangia Tower and the Piazza del Campo. Local guides and expert speakers provide fascinating insight during included excursions and lectures. This Alumni Campus Abroad is limited to only 28 travelers. The program includes first-class accommodations, engaging excursions, an enrichment program and an extensive meal plan plus wine with dinner. 

AHI Travel
From approx. $3,195 pp/do
Plus airfare and taxes
Dates and prices are subject to change
 

Your travels will include:

  • Small group experience limited to 28 travellers
  • Florence/Sestri Levante
  • Italian Riviera/Santa Margherita/Portofino
  • Cinque Terra and tour
  • Sestri Levante and day of independent exploration
  • Florence with tour of the city and afternoon at leisure
  • Radda with cooking demonstration and countryside barbeque
  • Chianti and visit to San Gimignano and Castellina; visit to dairy farm and Pecorino cheese tasting; visit to vineyard and wine tasting
  • Siena with afternoon at leisure
  • Informative educational program by local experts
  • A Farewell Reception, Graduation Ceremony and Dinner

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Please note: Deposits are based on a per-person basis. Deposits vary based on the tour operator. Refer to specific trip brochure for deposit amount.
Please note: We accept all major credit cards (Mastercard, Visa, American Express, & Discover). AHI, Go Next, Gohagan & PrimeSport only accept Mastercard and Visa.

Please contact the Arizona Alumni Association at 800-232-8278, 520-621-5333, or via email at travel@al.arizona.edu

I/We have carefully read and accept the general information explaining the terms and conditions for this trip found in the trip brochure.

For more information and reservations, please contact our director of UA Alumni Travel, Lisa Valentine, at lisaval@al.arizona.edu or 520-621-5333. Or, simply submit your name and email address below and she will reach out to you.