Depart Florence and journey by coach to the historic city of Siena. Get insights into this jewel of the Renaissance with the help of a local guide on arrival. Stroll the medieval streets to admire the terracotta roofs and learn more about the world’s oldest bank. Go to Piazza del Campo, where the 600-year old Palio horse race still takes place, and look inside the magnificent Duomo. Next, head into the Chianti wine region to enjoy lunch at a vineyard. Learn more about the organic wines produced at the wine estate and take part in an informal wine tasting. Feast on fresh, organic farm food, including homemade pastas, cured meats, local cheeses and an authentic biscotti. Get panoramic views from the hilltop town of San Gimignano and roam the pretty streets at leisure. Try an award-winning gelato and see the last remaining towers from the Middle Ages. Sit back and relax on a scenic drive to see the Leaning Tower of Pisa and the other monuments of the Piazza dei Miracoli.
Meet in front of Santa Maria Novella train station, Florence. Look for the local tour operator's sign by the taxi stand.open in google maps ->
• The tour last 12 hours in the summer and 11 hours in the winter • The tour is in English only • Due to uneven and steep surfaces, this tour is not suitable for anyone with walking difficulties or in a wheelchair • Vegetarians and gluten free meals can be catered for • When the Siena Duomo is closed for religious services, you will visit the Santa Maria della Scala museum instead • If you are leaving Florence by train after the tour or need to get off at Pisa to catch a flight or train from there, you can bring your luggage with you. It is recommended that you book any rail travel from Florence after 9:00 PM to allow time for any delays on the return journey
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