TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4
A privately chartered, ultra-luxury Boeing 777 with lay-flat, First Class seating and
a full dining room lounge area and stand up bar will take off from JFK Airport in
New York City on a direct flight to Pisa. Once on board you will enjoy the attention
of our private chef and full service team dedicated to making your flight enjoyable.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5
After arrival in Pisa, you will be driven in luxuriously appointed vehicles to the Four
Seasons Hotel in Florence. Shortly after you check in with a private reception, you
will make your way out to the beautiful Gherardesca Garden for a memorable
dinner under the stars in one of the largest private gardens in Florence. This night
is sponsored by Vhernier, the Italian jewelry brand recognized for its out-of-the-
ordinary pieces that are characterized by their clean lines and large size that recall
modern art sculptures, and with the support of the Maison Fratelli Piccini,
Vhernier’s official dealer in Florence and one of the oldest exclusive jewelry stores
on the Ponte Vecchio, their home since 1903.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6
Your journey to the sea will begin with a drive through Tuscany to Versilia in the
afternoon. There, you will cruise in the comfort and beauty of the sea in uniquely
custom-built Sanlorenzo Yachts along the Tyrrhenian Coast up to the stunning town
of Porto Venere for dinner at the foot of the Church of St. Peter towering over the
bay. You will be enchanted with music from Andrea Bocelli and Josh Groban with
a full orchestra and choir! This night is sponsored by GVM, a creative factory
founded by Gualtiero Vanelli that innovatively and artistically turns marble into
unique art pieces; and TaTaTu, the next generation social entertainment platform
that rewards users for consuming content – including movies, music, sports, gaming
and more. Wine is provided by Ca’ del Bosco for this night and September 8th.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7
This night you will be the guest of Leonardo Ferragamo at his family house in the
hills of Florence. Villa le Rose is a beautiful Renassaince villa originally
commissioned in the 15th Century, and now owned by Leonardo Ferragamo. You
will experience an exquisite dinner and outstanding entertainment with
performances from Matteo Bocelli, Amos Bocelli, Kristin Chenoweth and more.
Plus, in the afternoon you’ll have the possibility to attend a very special champagne
tasting at the Four Seasons Hotel offered by Fregoli Haute Couture Bags, the
luxury brand that epitomizes love for beauty with emotional colors and refined
materials with interchangeable covers.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
You will travel by privately chartered train from Florence to medieval Verona, the
“city of love” and home of Romeo and Juliet, for a remarkable dinner at the
magnificent Gran Guardia Palace, followed by a mesmerizing opera show by
Maestro Bocelli and the Verona Orchestra in the 2000-year old Arena di Verona!
With the special participation of international celebrities on stage and the orchestra,
choir, dancers and technicians of the Arena di Verona in collaboration with
Fondazione Arena di Verona. The show is dedicated to the highest expression of
opera involving famous performers from the world of classical music. The stage
settings and scenes will re-create tableaux from the most famous and important
masterpieces. The show will be recorded by national TV Rai Uno and broadcast
the following day on prime time. Dinner is provided by Il Palato Italiano,
representing the discovery and appreciation of Italian culinary art through
experiential activities, and a meticulous selection of excellent food and wine.
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9
You will enjoy a fun-filled, musical night led by David Foster and many of his friends
including Andrea Bocelli, Reba McEntire, Smokey Robinson, Brian McKnight,
Kristin Chenoweth and many more! The entertainment will be preceded by a
gourmet dinner and live auction. This final night will take place at the enormous
Palazzo Pitti, which was built in 1457 and eventually became the primary residence
of the Medicis, representing a symbol of the royal family’s power over Tuscany.
This night is sponsored by the Ricci family, with their 2 family brands: Stefano Ricci,
representing indisputable elegance that goes beyond exquisite taste by flourishing
through design excellence, challenging the boundaries of true quality, and Antico
Setificio Fiorentino, where the Master Weavers of Florence create the finest silks
since 1786. Before reaching Palazzo Pitti, guests will have the occasion to visit
the wonderful Palazzo Pucci where Laudomia Pucci will welcome you to a private
cocktail reception and will be presented collections of the Florentine fashion house
that has dressed style icons like Princess Grace of Monaco, Jacqueline Kennedy,
Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Marilyn Monroe… and currently Madonna,
Beyoncé, Nicole Kidman and Jennifer Lopez.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10
You will reminisce about the past days’ memories at a comfortable breakfast at the
Four Seasons before heading to the airport for your journey home on the well-
appointed Boeing BBJ 777.
Wednesday, September 5: Cocktail
Thursday, September 6: White
Friday, September 7: Cocktail
Saturday, September 8: Black Tie
Sunday, September 9: Cocktail