- Follow in the Master's footsteps as you trace Michelangelo's tracks to the marble quarries of Carrara. Carrara is where he went (250 miles was no small feat then) to hand pick his marble for his Pieta' and from which came the marble for, yes, the David.- Nowhere in the world is like the "Cinque Terre" or "Five Lands", two of which are included in this tour; Vernazza and Manarola. These quaint, colorful seaside towns combine with the blues and greens in nature to create a stunning, scenic palette. Take this all in with both walks around town and a drive down a panoramic road. The entire area is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.- Enjoy typical Tuscan cuisine in Colonnata, world renowned home of Lardo di Colonnata, a local delicacy of pork fat aged in marble vats.Contact me to plan your private, customized culinary-sightseeing tour in Tuscany together!
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Cava di Marmo al Coperto di Fantiscritti CarraraVisit to the impressive Carrara marble quarries.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: ColonnataSelf guided visit of the town of the famous "Lardo" (lard)Duration: 1 hourStop At: VernazzaSelf guided tours of the Cinque Terre villagesDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Borgo Storico di CornigliaSelf guided tour of the Cinque Terre villagesDuration: 1 hour