Effingham, IL – September 20, 2022, The Chamber Destinations Travel Program will host an informational meeting on Tuesday, September 27 at 5:00 p.m. at the Effingham County Chamber office located at 903 N Keller Drive, Effingham.

A representative from Collette, a world premier travel company, will present: Spotlight on Tuscany.

Trip details include:

  • May 2-10, 2023
  • 9 days, 10 meals
  • Round trip group transportation from Effingham to St. Louis Lambert International Airport
  • Round trip air from Lambert, air taxes & fees, and hotel transfers

Highlights: The rolling hills of Tuscany are home to sprawling vineyards, charming medieval hill towns and enchanting cities steeped in history, culture, and legend. Discover them for yourself in the Italian countryside. Visit Siena, Pisa, Florence, and San Gimignano. Savor a 7-night stay in Montecatini Terme, the famous resort and spa town. Discover the charming town of Lucca, Italy’s best-kept secret. Learn about the heroic deeds of WWII at remains of the Gothic Line and visit the Museum of Liberation. Partake in a Tuscan cooking class. Enjoy free time to explore the cultural treasures of Florence. Sample cheese at the farm where it is made. Enjoy fabulous local wines and the region’s famous cuisine. This is Tuscany as you always imagined it.

A Zoom virtual option is available to those unable to attend the meeting. Those planning to attend should RSVP their attendance to Becky Brown at Bbrown@EffinghamCountyChamber.com or calling the Chamber at (217) 342-4147.

More information about the Chamber Destinations travel program can be found online at EffinghamCountyChamber.com/Chamber-Destinations-2/.

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About the Effingham County Chamber

Founded in 1917, the Effingham County Chamber is the county’s leading advocate and champion for business.  The Chamber works to create a climate of growth and success in our community by providing leadership opportunities as well as volunteer programs and business-building initiatives that focus on the critical priorities of Effingham County businesses.  By leveraging the support, talent, and resources of our members, the Effingham County Chamber is leading efforts to achieve business success and community growth.