My cousin and I had a great time visiting Sienna and San Gimignano.
A soulful land with rich culture, gourmet food and lyrical landscapes, it is no wonder why Tuscany is a dream destination for most people! We have compiled the best of Tuscany's attractions: Siena and San Gimignano into a wondrous day tour so you can immerse yourself in an unforgettable experience!
With departure from Rome, go to Tuscany! Embark on a gastronomic day-tour as you journey towards the scenic Tuscan countryside.
You will be picked up from your hotel centrally located in Rome and you will join your small group of maximum 14 like-minded individuals as well as your professional driver and an English-speaking tour escort for groups bigger than 7 participants.
Your adventure starts in the beautiful Siena, in which you will get comfortably after your ride from Rome. There, you will meet an expert guide, who will lead you to discover all the wonders of this city.
Siena is a UNESCO A World Heritage Site, famous for its medieval cityscape and for the renowned Palio, the medieval horse race that is traditionally held in Piazza del Campo. This is, indeed, one of the most remarkable squares in Tuscany and perhaps in the whole country. You will visit the main attraction becoming a real expert thanks to the indications of your english-speaking guide.
Before getting to the second cultural stop of the tour, you will be delighted with a "tasty" stop along the way. Following the Siena tour, you will be treated to a delectable Tuscan cuisine, prepared directly from farm to table. The most anticipated part of the meal is the full tasting session of the famous "Ribollita", a vegetable soup, of a typical Lasagna with truffle and a fine selection of salami and typical cheeses.
The tasting will be accompained by a delicious tasting session of some finest local wines while overlooking the charming views of the picturesque Tuscany countryside.
To end of a memorable day tour, you will be visiting the famous and unique San Gimignano, a UNESCO world heritage town perched atop a hill, offering panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.Take a leisure stroll through its characteristic streets and pick up some authentic products along the way.
You will visit the city autonomously and you will be enchanted by its famous Towers, squares and tiny streets. If you would like to bring the Tuscan flavour home and share it with your family and friends, don't forget to bag a few bottles of the excellent wines from here!
After the visit, you will embark back on your coach and return to Rome in the evening.
If you are based in Rome, this is the perfect departure point to discover Italy with some Day Trips! Take a look at our Day Tour to Florence or to our Day Tour to Venice!
If you are a food lover and you would like to discover some incredible places in the stunning Tuscany, take a look to tour Food Tour in the Chianti: Pisa, Siena and San Gimignano with food and wine tastings. If, instead, you are more interested in pure culture and city discover, check out our Tour of San Gimignano, Siena, Chianti and Monteriggioni, from Florence!
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
Please note that this tour includes the pick-up service from hotels centrally located in Rome.
Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate guests with mobility impairments, wheelchairs or strollers on this tour.
Comfortable walking shoes and clothes are highly recommended. During winter, do not forget to bring an umbrella.
This is a small group tour. It will be guaranteed with a minimum of 4 passengers and a maximum of 14 people. Groups of 8 to 14 participants will be provided with an english speaking tour escort on board, additionally to the driver.