Let us take you to the sweetest festival in all of Europe. Travel to the quaint hillside city of Perugia where Europe's top chocolatiers meet to bring you the four basic food groups; milk chocolate, dark chocolate, white chocolate, and more chocolate. Indulge your sweet tooth and spend the day in a world where even your shot glasses and sculptures are made of chocolate.
The trip departs Florence from Florence Santa Maria Novellai train station at 9:00*. The meeting point is in the international ticketing hall across from platforms 8 and 9. Please meet your trip leader 20 minutes prior to departure. Travel to Perugia is by private, luxury coach bus with A/C, DVD, and bathroom. Estimated travel time is 3 hours**. Arrival time in Perugia is approximately 12:00*.
Once we arrive in Perugia, you will be spun into a magical world of all things chocolate. Indugle your sweet tooth on all of the chocolate fun; fountains, sculptures, exhibits, street performers, and limitless chocolate tasting.
Millions of sweet seekers head to Europe’s largest chocolate festival to satisfy their taste buds with delicious chocolates from Perugina, Lindt, and Caffarel. With dozens of chocolate stands, you will have plenty of time to explore all of the treats, displays, and interactive exhibitions. If you would like to gain further insight to the world of chocolate in Perugia, you can visit the Chocolate Museum, or spend the day relaxing at a chocolate inspired day spa.
In addition, take some time to explore the city. Situated high on a hill, Perugia is an icon of medieval Italy.
You will have the day to indulge in some chocolate in Perugia and your Bus2alps guide will detail departure times and meeting points with you on the trip.