Chicago Booth Goes to Tuscany 2012
June 28, 2012: 6:00 PM - July 1, 2012: 1:00 PM
A long weekend for Alumni, current Students, and Partners
June 28th - July 1st, 2012, Abbey of Spineto, Val D'Orcia, Tuscany
The program is designed to have the right mix of planned group activities and individual free time. Some possible individual activities on Saturday (advance booking recommended): sports (swimming, cycling, horse riding), promenade in the property with beautiful landscapes, cultural visits (e.g. Siena and museums, Montalcino, Etruscan tomb) relax at nearby Fonte Verde Natural Spa Resort.
Abbey of Spineto,
Check-in: June 28th / Check-out: July 1st, 2012
Single Room €550,00
Twin room €460,00 per person
Full package includes:
3 nights in B&B room, 3 dinners, 2 lunches and Sunday brunch, excursion to Pienza and Montepulciano with Nobile tasting, visit of Cortona, transportation, tourist guide. Lunch on Thursday, June 28 not included
Nicola Avi, '12 (EXP-17)
PROGRAM IN BRIEF:
Thursday, June 28
Transfer from airports, check-in and progressive dinner in the Abbey cellars, overnight stay.
Friday, June 29
Breakfast, day trip excursion to Pienza and Montepulciano for a short visit to the towns, lunch and tasting of cheese and of the wine Nobile di Montepulciano. Afternoon in Cortona for a guided tour of the city and dinner in a traditional Tuscan restaurant. Return to the Abbey and overnight stay.
Saturday, June 30
Breakfast, relax day by the pool and free time for excursions or sports, visit of the property or relax at nearby natural Spa. Outdoor lunch. Gala dinner and overnight stay.
Sunday, July 1
Farewell brunch and departures.