With this Small group Tuscany Tour: Siena, San Gimignano, Chianti and Pisa you will have the chance of unveiling the best of Tuscany with the exclusivity of this small-group Grand Tour. An entire day experience to discover Tuscany, with its unique dimensions, landscapes, ancient towns, art masterpieces and food and wine traditions. A grand tour through the Middle Ages and Renaissance, exploring marvelous towns such as San Gimignano and Siena, gazing stunningness at the famous Pisa Leaning Tower, relishing typical Tuscan meal on a delightful lunch and tasting some incredible Chianti wines at a prestigious winery, discovering captivating medieval town.
The Grand Tour
A comfortable minivan with A/C will be your vessel through flawless Tuscan scenes all through the day. Gentle Chianti hills confined by cypress trees, little hilltop ancient villages, wine estates, the fertile plain reaching Pisa, vineyards and olive groves, will all fill your eyes with magnificence during the transfers. The small-group and the personalized consideration of your professional tour leader will provide a high-quality ordeal like no other.
Siena and San Gimignano
Starting from Florence, you will be guided in Siena by an English speaking driver and tour leader. Here you will enjoy a guided walking voyage through the ancient town that will let you also discover Piazza del Campo, the main central square where the acclaimed Palio horse race takes place every year, as well as exploring calmer backstreets and learning everything about the Contrade, the 17 "contrade" that contends against each other in the Palio. The trip continues to San Gimignano, famous for its medieval skyscrapers; high walls and narrow lanes that embody most people's image of a Tuscan hill town. San Gimignano is remarkable in the conservation of about 12 of its tower houses, which, with its hilltop setting and encompassing walls, form an extraordinary horizon. After some leisure time in San Gimignano, you will reach a prestigious Chianti antiquated boutique winery. This magnificent Villa, with its medieval tower, will be the perfect setting for a casual break amid the day, letting you relish a delectable Tuscan lunch and taste some incredible Chianti wines, while learning about wine production and going to their cellars.
Pisa and a medieval town
Relax with lovely views from the window while you reach the next stop of your tour: the cherming medieval town of Impruneta, famous for being home of the ancient art of terracotta. You will learn more about the terracotta production, for example, you will learn that the Brunelleschi Dome in Florence was built out of terracotta from Impruneta. Them it will be time for Pisa and explore its well- known Piazza Dei Miracoli (Miracle Square), a superb space with the mind-blowing cathedral and baptistry, all dominated by the widely acclaimed Leaning Tower and its unique and emotional elegance. The last drive will take you back to Florence, leaving you with your eyes, mind, and heart filled with the endless disclosures of this incredible adventures: the Tuscany Grand Tour.
Other eXPeriences in Tuscany
If you want to discover the hidden charms of the "Manhattan of Tuscany", book the tour to San Gimignano and its surroundings. Or, if you like Italian typical food you can combine culture and flavors with the Day Trip to San Gimignano and Chianti. 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.