The Tuscany Experience Day Tour

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The Tuscany Experience Day Tour

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  • 1 Day
  • 4 - 8 People
  • March - November

An Unmissable Day Tour in Tuscany…

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.

Tuscany Experience Price Includes

  • Semi private tour/ 8 seat minivan
  • Your English speaking driving guide
  • 2h visit of Siena
  • Orientation walk of Siena with our tour leader
  • A short visit of Monteriggioni
  • 1h visit of San Gimignano with free time to explore independetly
  • Wine tasting in a local winery ; up to 8 types of Tuscan wines, extra virgin olive oil, Truffle oil, aged balsamic vinegar
  • Authentic Tuscan meal: Antipasti Toscani (bruschetta, pecorino cheese, Tuscan cured meat), some Lasagna with truffle oil, traditional Ribolita bread Soup and Cantuccini biscuits as dessert.

Best of Tuscany Day Tour Highlights

  • The best of Tuscany in 1 day
  • Small groups, no bus tours, no families with crying kids and mainly only 1 language to listen to
  • Mingle with other like minded travelers
  • Discover Siena, the city of the Palio horse race
  • Wander in San Gimignano, the city of the towers
  • Drive the Chianti region, the wine land of Tuscany
  • Taste 4 types of wine & extra virgin olive oil top quality

The Tuscany Experience Itinerary

Explore Monteriggioni, Siena, Chianti, and San Gimignano from Florence…

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.

The Tuscany Experience Tour Details

Meeting Point

Piazza della Calza, at the “P” parking sign by Porta Romana, Florence.

Departures

8:45 am every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.

Additional Info

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.

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