Arezzo Saracen Joust and Antiques Fair - CODE: ACAR12
4 days 3 nights
Departures from 30 August 2019 to 02 September 2019
Step into the Middle Ages in Arezzo, where the Saracen Joust, a riveting Medieval Jousting Festival, takes place in all its glory twice a year, in June and September.
Imagine colorful historical costume parades, the beating sound of drums playing through picturesque alleys, flags twirling in the air, and knights on horseback competing to be awarded the Golden Lance! Charming, isn't it?
What's more, the September edition of the Saracen Joust happens in conjunction with the monthly world-renowned Antiques Fair, a chance not to be missed by antiques lovers and everyone looking for a unique piece to bring back home.
Enjoy an unforgettable weekend with a focus on ancient Tuscan traditions and lifestyle!
Explore the heart of Arezzo and learn all the secrets of the Joust from a knowledgeable guide. The tour will focus also on the monthly antique fair, which will take place exactly on the same days!
Take part in an authentic cena propiziatoria (propitiatory dinner), an outdoor celebration dinner and party organized at each Quarter the night before the tournament.
Immerse yourself in Tuscan art and history with a visit to selected museums.
Experience the Saracen Joust like a local!
3 nights double occupancy lodging in a B&B or hotel in Arezzo.
A handy cotton backpack; the original scarf of one of the historic Quarter; a pocket map and guide of Arezzo.
Private guided walking tour of Arezzo with an English-speaking licensed tour guide (approx. 2,5 hours)
1 Light lunch (selection of local ham, cheese, bruschetta, water and 1 glass of wine).
Admission fee to the following museums: Saracen Joust Museum, Museum of Means of Communication, Ivan Bruschi House Museum, Fraternita dei Laici Museum, Mimmo Paladino Exhibition.
1 Propitiatory Dinner (starter, ﬁrst course, main course, wine, water).
Ticket for the Saracen Joust – central stand, Tribuna A.
What's NOT included:
Transfers to/from hotel (available on request).
City tax (to be paid in cash at hotel upon check- out).
Price per person (starting from):
Extras and upgrades:
Private transfers to/from airports or train stations.
Activities (wine tour, cooking class, truffle hunt, and more).
Special terms and conditions apply