Travel to Florence to enjoy the finer things Tuscany has to offer. This VIP tour combines culture, cooking and shopping with good food and wine. Join an accomplished oenologist on a visit to small, boutique wineries in the Tuscan wine country, including the Chianti region and Montalcino, where the world famous Brunello di Montalcino is produced. Taste wine not easily found in the US. Attend a cooking school at a 13th century villa near Florence to learn the techniques of Tuscan cooking. Enjoy the beautiful Tuscan vistas while visiting the famous villages of Siena and San Gimignano. See some of the most famous Renaissance art in the world, including the incomparable David by Michelangelo. Spend a day bargain hunting at Italy’s outlet stores where you can find such names as Prada, Ferragamo, Fendi and Armani, among others.