Lucca day trip to San Gimignano, Siena & Chianti

Delight in the Tuscan Countryside on this Day Trip to San Gimignano, Siena & Chianti, with Wine Tasting

Type: Small-group (shared) tour
Duration: 11 hours
Availability: Daily
Special information: The day tour of Tuscany departs from Florence and this day trip includes a return shuttle service from central Lucca to the Florence tour pick-up point

 

Discover the glorious Tuscan countryside on this day tour to Siena, San Gimignano and Monteriggioni, with wine tasting in the Chianti hills

This delightful day tour is the perfect way to discover more of Tuscany on your Lucca holiday and includes stops in San Gimignano and Siena, as well as wine tasting in the Chianti region. It is an excellent choice for couples, as well as friends eager to discover Tuscany's hidden gems on a full-day tour.

The first stop on this tour will be San Gimignano, which is a magnificent example of a Medieval urban town and a revered UNESCO world heritage site. Here, you will have free time to visit the town and its splendid squares, palaces, churches and magnificent towers. The tour then continues to the famous Chianti Classico region, where the tour stops at a typical Tuscan winery so that you can visit the cellars and vineyards, and of course sample some rich wine as well as typical Tuscan food, such as pasta, cold meats, cheeses and local pastries.

In the afternoon, the tour continues to Siena, where you will have a guided tour of the city centre and see the Cathedral and the Town Hall in Piazza del Campo, which is the setting for the world famous Palio horse race. As a finale, this tour takes you to the marvellous Monteriggioni medieval fortress, where you will have free time before relaxing on your journey back to Lucca.

If you would like to book this tour or you would like us to arrange any customised tour or holiday package 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.