Enjoy a semi-private tour of Tuscany to Siena, San Gimignano, Monteriggioni & the Chianti wine Region all in one day!
If you are short of time and only in Florence for a few days, then The Tuscany Experience is the perfect tour for you. See the best of Tuscany in ONLY 1 DAY!
Visit three of the most famous medieval villages in Tuscany; Monteriggioni, Siena, and San Gimignano with your local tour leader, and fall in love with the beauty of this amazing region. End the tour in a scenic winery in the heart of the Tuscany countryside to taste the delicious Chianti wine in the full comfort of a minivan.
If you have any questions about this Florence day tour, please get in touch. Looking for a longer tour experience in Italy? You can explore our Multi-Day Budget Tours in Italy and combine tours at a discounted rate.
Join Italy on a Budget’s tour and set off in an 8-seat minivan at 09:00 am towards Monteriggioni, a captivating 13th-century medieval town featured in the movie Gladiator. Admire the Tuscan countryside from the ancient walls and browse local handicrafts in quaint shops. Along the way, your guide will share fascinating insights about Tuscany’s heritage, cuisine, and products.
In Siena, marvel at the architectural wonders like the cathedral and the Piazza del Campo, known for the exhilarating Palio horse race. Enjoy some free time after a brief orientation to relax in cafes or explore the town’s charming streets.
The journey continues through Chianti’s picturesque hills, dotted with vineyards and olive groves. Stop at a local winery for a traditional Tuscan lunch accompanied by wine and olive oil tastings, including the renowned Chianti Classico.
Next, visit San Gimignano, the famed medieval hill town known as the “Manhattan of Tuscany” for its towering skyline. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to explore the narrow streets, shop for Tuscan treats, and even try gelato from a world-champion gelateria.
Don’t miss this comprehensive day trip from Florence for a taste of Tuscany’s best. Book early to secure your spot!
This trip lasts for 9 hours.
If you have any questions, please contact us.
Piazza della Calza, at the “P” parking sign by Porta Romana, Florence.
8:45 am every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
Over 39 are welcome.
Not recommended for people with walking disabilities.
Our team is made of local tour leaders. All information about the villages will be provided during the journey to reach the towns. In each town, you will have free time to walk around at your own leisure. Only licensed tour guides in Italy are allowed to provide info in front of the monuments. If you are interested in a guided city walking tour contact our team in advance to have it organized at extra costs.