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From Florence to Ravenna: Historic Train 'Il Treno di Dante'
Board "Dante's historic Train" for an unforgettable trip through Dante's lands, from Florence to Ravenna, passing through Borgo San Lorenzo, Marradi, Brisighella, and Faenza.
- Experience the emotional journey of Italy's rich heritage and countryside
- Go back in time while exploring the medieval village of Brisighella
- Discover Faenza and admire its world-famous ceramics
- Appreciate the UNESCO mosaics in the historic town of Ravenna
- Try local delicacies during the train stops to get a full taste for Italy
DescriptionFollow the footsteps of Dante Alighieri on a train ride across the Tuscan-Romagna Apennines. Choose Saturdays for a long stop in Brisighella or Faenza, or Sundays for short stops in Borgo San Lorenzo, Marradi, Brisighella, and Faenza. Whatever your path, enjoy a day trip full of scenery and culture.Take a heritage train ride through famous artistic cities and medieval towns in the heart of the countryside where time seems to have stopped. The scenery is stunning and the itineraries quite unique in both the cities and the ancient towns in the Apennine hills.Your scenic journey begins with vineyards, olive groves, and ancient farmhouses as far as the eye can see, before turning into woodland with chestnut and beech trees and mule tracks. Finally, the train descends through the rolling hills of Romagna which are dotted with farmland and orchards.Pass through the Regional Park of the Gypsum Vein of Romagna and the National Park of the Casentinesi Forests, which offer a wide selection of nature walks.Your Steward will narrate the history, nature, culture, and curiosities as they’re relevant to the surroundings, and suggest restaurants and must-see attractions in each location visited.Keep your ticket to access a selection of touristic treasures within the six towns free of charge. Find discounts and free extras at certain restaurants and trattorias in the towns, your steward can advise you on the best in each area.
IncludesReturn ticket On-board steward Headset Entry to selected museums, castles, theatres and palaces on the route Discounts and extras at selected restaurants and trattorias 1.5-hour stop at Brisighella or Faenza (Saturdays only)
- Trains will stop for 1.5 hours in Brisighella or Faenza on selected Saturdays