5-Day Rome, Florence/Portofino & Monte Carlo Ferrari Tour
A New Travel Concept
Garcia Fernandez Turismo through its partners in Italy offers unique journeys, individually created for you to fully experience the Italian Way of Life. Each journey is a sublime blend of art, fashion, architecture, gastronomy and spectacular scenery.
Our guests will feel part of a real Ferrari team, enjoying the opportunity to personally drive the very latest models. Travelling for kilometres, accelerating through the steep, winding roads of Lazio, Tuscany, Liguria and French Riviera, along the route of the legendary Mille Miglia race, and Liguria putting their driving skills to the ultimate test.
As a relaxing contrast to the exhilaration of driving a Ferrari, our journeys include wellness programs at the Fonteverde Tuscan Resort & Spa, a world-class spa hotel located in the midst of the rolling hills of the Val d’Orcia.
Behind the scenes, our staff take complete care of the Ferraris. Every morning, our guests will find their car at the entrance of the hotel, clean and polished, refuelled and fully checked, ready to begin another day of exciting driving through further dazzling landscapes.
DAY 1: WELCOME TO ROME, THE ETERNAL CITY
You will be met at Rome Fiumicino International Airport and transferred to the splendid Hotel De Russie, at Piazza del Popolo in the heart of Rome.
A luxury five-star hotel located in the heart of the beautiful city of Rome between the Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo on the Via del Babuino. The hotel is within easy walking distance of Rome’s key attractions, fashion houses and Via Condotti.
Guests can capture the spirit of ‘La Dolce Vita’ and enjoy the comfort and luxury services offered by this hotel.
Visit the Ferrari store as well and capture the right mood for tomorrow’s encounter with the Prancing Horse!You may have the opportunity to explore some of its most beautiful sights, like the Coliseum, the Spanish Steps, the Trevi Fountain, the Vatican…
Dinner in Rome.
Overnight at Hotel De Russie 5* (Rome).
DAY 2: FOLLOWING THE MILLE MIGLIA ROUTE
Route: Civitavecchia Viterbo Bolsena Pienza San Casciano dei Bagni
Welcome aperitif in the exclusive Sporting Yacht Club followed by a dedicated Ferrari briefing, with your Ferrari scenically displayed in front of the yachts.Transfer from your hotel to Civitavecchia’s “Riva di Traiano” tourist harbour on the Roman coast.Morning
All luggage will be transported separately. Departure by Ferrari for BolsenaOur private Tour Director, an expert Ferrari driver, will introduce our guests to the world of Ferrari; clarify the finer details of the controls, explain the differences between the various models (Ferrari 488 Spider, Ferrari California T, Ferrari 458 Speciale, Ferrari 458 Spider) and the engines (8-cylinder and new 8-cylinder turbo) and most importantly, give guidance on how to handle the F1 paddle-gear shifting behind the steering wheel.
After a short Ferrari practice-drive a pleasant drive along the panoramic and enchanting roads of the mythical Mille Miglia, passing Tarquinia, Viterbo, Bolsena, Acquapendente, Radicofani, etc. The tour director will lead the way at the wheel of his powerful Alfa Romeo Giulia, to discover the picturesque and the breathtaking panorama offered by the valley landscape, enriched by pure driving pleasure on an amazing succession of rolling hills and never-ending curves!
During the whole journey, the Ferraris and the Tour Director’s car will be constantly in touch by mobile radio system.
Lunch at Bolsena
First stop in Pienza, for a visit to Pope Pius’ II birthplace. Meant to be the ideal Renaissance town, Pienza comprises such beauties as a white stone cathedral, Palazzo Piccolomini with its fine courtyard, Palazzo Borgia, a graceful Piazza…Departure by Ferrari for San Casciano dei Bagni
A Medicean residence restored to its former beauty. The hotel offers rooms, richly decoratedDeparture by Ferrari for Fonteverde Tuscan Resort & Spa Arrival at Fonteverde Tuscan Resort & Spa and check-in.
premises with terraces overlooking fields and verdant hills. A blend of Renaissance aura and present-day comfort in a hotel where luxury engenders relaxation.
Spa & Relax: the mineral-rich, natural warm spring waters that emerge here have multiple therapeutic benefits. Take advantage of the thermal pool, the bioaquam® circuit (with its various hydromassages) or any other spa treatment offered by this highly reputable spa resort set in the midst of the rolling hills of the Val d’Orcia (southern Tuscany).
Dinner in San Casciano dei Bagni
Taste the excellence of Tuscan cuisine: natural ingredients offering refined products of indisputable quality with particular attention to detail combine to give delicious gourmet and Spa Cuisine recipes.
Overnight at Fonteverde Tuscan Resort & Spa 5* (San Casciano dei Bagni, Siena).
Guests can drive the Ferrari for up to 250 km during the day
DAY 3: SIENA & FLORENCE
Route: San Casciano dei Bagni Siena Florence/Portofino
Departure by Ferrari for Siena
Free time to explore Siena. Lunch in SienaSiena, an unspoiled medieval city, is the location of the famous Palio, a horse race round the city’s shell-shaped Piazza del Campo. Siena’s other historic gems from the Middle Ages include the Town Hall (Palazzo Pubblico) and the Torre dei Mangia (1340), which are similar in height to the Cathedral.
Lunch in Siena
Departure by Ferrari for Florence
Next milestones of the famous Mille Miglia: Monteriggioni, Poggibonsi, San Casciano Val di
Pesa, Florence, passing through the famous Chianti region vineyards.
· Arrival in Florence and check-in at Four Seasons Hotel Firenze.
An enchanted city sanctuary in the midst of Florence, where an art-filled Renaissance palazzo
and conventino frame a centuries-old private park. Relax amidst original frescoes and
sculptured relieves, graced by sunlight and airy garden vistas. Sip cappuccino under majestic
trees, lounge by the open-air pool or bask in Italian spa secrets. Wonders of the Uffizi and
Duomo are a stroll away. Tuscan hill towns beckon. Evening
Dinner in Florence
Overnight at Four Seasons Hotel Firenze 5* (Florence).
Guests can drive the Ferrari for up to 200 km during the day Itinerary Option – Overnight in Portofino Afternoon
Departure by Ferrari for Portofino driving along the coast. · Arrival in Portofino and check-in at Hotel Splendido & Splendido Mare.
Welcome to a world of elegance and refinement where hospitality and service are second to none. Standing amid verdant woodlands overlooking a ravishing seascape, the Hotel Splendido is a unique blend of beauty and comfort. · Time at guests’ disposal to explore Portofino and its surroundings.
The splendid bay of Portofino, surrounded by the greenery of the promontory, is a typical Ligurian fishing village, with its high, colourful houses huddled in a semicircle around the “piazzetta”.
Now one of the world’s most famous and exclusive resorts, this town is a favourite of international celebrities, yet still retains an atmosphere of bygone days rich with traditions of the sea and local craftsmen.
Dinner in Portofino –
Overnight at Splendido Hotel 5* (Portofino).
DAY 4: LEADING TO THE FRENCH RIVIERA
Route: Florence/Portofino Monte Carlo Morning
· Time at disposal for shopping or for a guided tour of Florence (upon request).
1Departure by Ferrari towards France with halt on route for lunch on the Ligurian Coast Afternoon
· Arrival in Monte Carlo and check-in at the magnificent Hotel Metropole.
Nicknamed the “Magician of atmospheres”, the interior designer Jacques Garcia has created
here a unique and elegant building, a subtle blend of the prestigious past and the resolutely
contemporary. The skilful layout of its volumes and the timeless furniture and fittings create
a precious feeling of harmony.
Dinner in Monte Carlo
Overnight at Hotel Metropole 5* (Monte Carlo).
Guests can drive the Ferrari for up to 460 km during the day
DAY 5: CHILL OUT ON THE SEASIDE Morning
· Time at disposal to enjoy the French coast and to discover the Principality of Monaco.
Beautiful, intense, radiant, the Principality of Monaco still fascinates visitors from all over the
world. A destination that sums up the charms and climate of the Riviera, its boasts of an ideal
setting between the sea and the mountains and attracts visitors with its prestigious activities
and very special aura.
· Private transfer to Nice International Airport for your return flight.
Highlights & Included Services
• 5 days Italy by Ferrari tour on the most exciting roads of Lazio, Tuscany, Liguria and French
• Rome – Siena – Florence/Portofino – Monte-Carlo by Ferrari • Opportunity to drive the latest
models of Ferrari • Full-kasko car insurance for all cars and up to 1000 km of Ferrari driving • 4
nights’ accommodation in Junior Suite with breakfast in 5-star luxury hotels: Hotel De
Russie (Rome), Fonteverde Tuscan Resort & Spa (province of Siena), Four Seasons Hotel
(Florence) or Splendido Hotel (Portofino), Hotel Metropole (Monte Carlo)
• 1 lunch in Bolsena – drinks not included
• Spa treatments at Fonteverde Tuscan Resort & Spa (BioAcquam, Etruscan circuit with sauna,
hot plate, Turkish bath and access to therapeutic spa pools)
• Our staff in Europe (1-2 persons), including your private tour director with his Alfa Romeo
• Mobile radio system (guests and our staff, while driving, are always connected
• Service of parking, cleaning and refuelling of the car
• Visits, private transfers as per program and from/to International Airports
• Photographic service; our guests will be offered a souvenir DVD with high-resolution
• For any pre- or post-tour extensions, please contact Garcia Fernandez Turismo
Full Ferrari service
You enjoy the Ferrari driving while your private Tour Director and his staff take care of everything
else: refuelling, cleaning, parking, technical assistance…
Airfare, fuel for the Ferrari, meals and drinks, everything not shown as “included services”.
Car portfolio (upon availability)
• Ferrari 488 Spider (upon request, with surcharge)
• Ferrari California T
• Ferrari 458 Speciale
• Ferrari 458 Spider
Deposit for the car:
10,000.00 euro for each car model
The programs are indicative and subject to modifications, on a day-to-day basis. On
request: tailor-made programs, including alternative itineraries and activities (golf, yachting,
hot air ballooning, shopping tour, cooking lesson, wine tasting tour, private guided tour,
Note: Final price will be communicated after hotel selection.