Florence to Chianti, Siena and San Gimignano day tour

Discover the Beauty of Tuscany on this Day Tour from Florence, with wine tasting

Type: Shared (small group) tour
Duration: 11 hours
Availability: Everyday
Special information: This tour is not appropriate for those under the age of 18 

 

A tour of the beautiful Chianti countryside and the charming towns of Siena and San Gimignano

This is the perfect Tuscany tour from Florence if you are eager to discover the region's hidden gems and scenic attractions. It includes stops in the charming cities of Siena and San Gimignano and also gives you the opportunity to take in the beautiful scenery that this region is known for, as well as sample some local wine.

 

Tour Itinerary

The first stop during our tour of Tuscany is San Gimignano, one of the most splendid examples of medieval towns, which has been declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco. You will enjoy a guided tour of the town, famous for its wine (Vernaccia di San Gimignano), saffron and the precious Santa Fina pottery, with an expert guide, who will accompany you to beautiful piazzas, buildings, churches and suggestive alleyways, and explain the town's intriguing past.

The day will continue with a tour of Siena, where you will be enchanted by the architectural styles of the Cathedral (interior visit included) and of the Palazzo Comunale in Piazza del Campo, which is the stage of the famous Palio race.

In the afternoon, we will tour the Chianti classico area with its charming scenic views. The Chianti area in Tuscany is renowned as the most beautiful countryside in the world. Famous for wines, it enchants every visitor with the beauty of its mediaeval hill-towns, castles, stone farmhouses and breath-taking landscapes. After a stop at the hamlet of Castellina in Chianti you will have the pleasure of tasting some of the best wines of Tuscany. A rich snack based on sliced cold meats, bruschettas, salami and cheeses will accompany the sampling.

After tour, you can relax on your journey back to Florence.

If you would like to book this tour or you would like us to arrange any customised tour for you, please call one of our dedicated team on (UK) 01223 637331 or (US) 1-347-594-5500 or Click here to send us an enquiry.

 

What's Included?

This day tour of Tuscany from Florence includes:

  • Transportation (pick-up from and return to Florence)
  • Guided tour of San Gimignano
  • Guided tour of Siena
  • Wine tasting in the Chianti area

Transporation from Florence (including returnIf you would like to book this tour or you would like us to arrange any customised tour for you, please call one of our dedicated team on (UK) 01223 637331 or (US) 1-347-594-5500 or Click here to send us an enquiry.)