Came to Florence for a 4 day trip and did the sights of the city but wanted to experience something a little different, something outside the city. This is an excellent tour as a "tasting menu" of these areas. We visited the area enough to...More
Following departure from a designated meeting point in Florence, head toward the medieval town of Monteriggioni, a ring-shaped citadel built in 1203.
After ticking off Monteriggioni’s historic highlights, continue to Siena for a guided walking tour, during which you can enter the world-famous Siena Cathedral (Il Duomo).
Enjoy free time to purchase lunch before you proceed to San Gimignano, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home of the renowned Vernaccia wine. Following ample free time to explore, your tour culminates with a wine-tasting session in Chianti.
Please note, from April 1, 2018, the entrance to Siena Cathedral will not be included. Instead, the tour package will include a light lunch in a restaurant in Siena, tied together with a pastry-tasting session.