I would recommend this tour if you only have a limited amount of time in Florence.
The day tour to Tuscany departing from Florence will take you to discover the most beautiful cities of the region. Visit Pisa and the famous Leaning Tower; San Gimignano and its tall towers; and Siena, with its stunning Gothic architecture.
One day to visit the best location of Tuscany: a day trip departing from Florence to visit Pisa, San Gimignano and Siena. In addition, you can enjoy a typical Tuscan lunch in a charming location in the countryside of San Gimignano: a unique opportunity to taste some seasonal, local products and appreciate the culinary traditions of Tuscany.
The day trip will depart from Florence, where you will get aboard a comfortable bus with air conditioning and all-comforts, and you will be driven to Pisa for the first part of this amazing tour. Here, you can admire some of the most famous attractions, such as Piazza dei Miracoli, the Cathedral of Pisa, the Baptistery and, obviously, the universally-famous Leaning Tower of Pisa. You will have free time to explore as you like the historic centre of the city.
Immediately after the visit to Pisa, the tour will continue to San Gimignano. Before starting the exploration of this charming city, there will be a break for lunch in a local farmhouse or in a typical restaurant, where you can enjoy the authentic flavors of the Tuscan cuisine.
Afterwards, you will have some free time for a tour of San Gimignano on your own: you will discover an ancient medieval town that still retains numerous towers, which have become the very symbol of the city. A unique eXPerience that will take you back in time through the alleys and monuments of this enchanting town.
Te day trip will end with a tour of Siena, a city that has become famous throughout the world for its traditions and in particular for the Palio, a horse race between districts which takes place twice a year. Here you will have the opportunity to enjoy a full guided tour of the city, which also includes a visit to the Cathedral of Siena, a true masterpiece of Gothic architecture.
At the end of the tour you will be driven back to Florence.
If you are interested in exploring Pisa in more depth, with the opportunity to climb the Leaning Tower and discover the lovely town of Lucca, don’t miss our Group Tour of Lucca & Pisa, where you will discover the exceptional cultural heritage and charming atmosphere of the cities, visiting their landmarks and having a nice wine tasting session.
But if you’d prefer to explore the Chianti region, famous for its renowned wine, don’t miss our Special Tour of Tuscany that will give the opportunity to visit San Gimignano, Siena, but also some hidden gems of Tuscany such as Monteriggioni and the enchanting Chianti countryside. With this wonderful tour from FLorence you will have also the chance to enjoy a wine tasiting. For wine lovers, we suggest the Tuscany Wine Tour: Montepulciano, Montalcino and Val d'Orcia wine roads, visiting wonderful locations famous for their authentic Tuscan wine and beautiful cultural attractions.
This tour departs from Florence.
Detailed meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
It is recommended to wear comfortable and practical clothes.
In summer, bring a hat and a bottle of water. During the winter, make sure you have an umbrella with you.
This tour is free for children aged 0 to 12 years.