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A Taste of Tuscan Arts - Course Itinerary


Saturday 14
th of July
  • Pick-up at Pisa airport between 11am and 2pm
  • Light lunch/afternoon snack
  • Settling in at the Villa in Bagni di Lucca
  • Aperitivo and introductory talk
  • Welcome dinner at the villa


Sunday 15
th of July
  • Breakfast
  • Introductory art workshop
  • Lunch at the villa
  • A free afternoon to relax / explore the village
  • An Aperitivo talk on the opera, Tosca at the Villa
  • Dinner


Monday 16
th of July
  • Breakfast at the Villa
  • 9.30 - Music workshop
  • 10.30 - Coffee
  • 11.00 - Art workshop
  • 1:00 - Lunch
  • Free time / optional visit to the Terme
  • Aperitivo and dinner at the Villa


Tuesday 17
th of July
  • Breakfast at the Villa
  • Music workshop
  • Transport to the village of Montecarlo with its breathtaking views
  • Opportunity to sketch with individual tuition
  • Lunch at the Pizzeria in Montecarlo
  • Visit the Fattoria, Buon Amico for a guided tour and wine/olive oil tasting
  • Return to Bagni di Lucca for an aperitivo and dinner


Wednesday 18th of July - (No formal tuition this day)
  • Breakfast at the Villa
  • Excursion:  the whole group will go to Firenze by train
  • Sightseeing in Firenze
  • Late afternoon train back
  • Aperitivo at the Villa
  • Dinner at a local restaurant


Thursday 19
th of July
  • Breakfast at the Villa
  • 9.30 - Talking about Music/aesthetics
  • 10.30 - Coffee
  • 11.00 - Art workshop
  • 1:00 - Lunch
  • Free time
  • Tuscan cookery demonstration
  • Guests will have the opportunity to prepare and then eat dinner


Friday 20
th of July
  • Breakfast at the Villa
  • Transport to the beautiful walled city of Lucca
  • Opportunities for sketching on location
  • Lunch
  • Transport to Torre del Lago
  • Boat trip, visit to Puccini's house
  • Dinner on the lake
  • Opera at the open air theatre


Saturday 21
th of July
  • Breakfast at the Villa
  • Transport to Pisa airport between 9am and 1pm.
  • Those with late flights may leave their bags at the airport and take a short taxi ride to Pisa for sightseeing



Bagni di Lucca is a popular Spa village in Northern Tuscany, with easy access to Pisa, Lucca and Firenze.

Included in the cost of the week's course:
- Accommodation
- breakfast and dinner, including apertivi, except for Friday's dinner
- Artist materials
- All tuition fees
- Transport by car in Italy