Florence: S. Gimignano, Siena, Chianti & Wine Tasting Lunch

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Embark on a captivating journey through the picturesque countryside of Tuscany, departing from Florence. This day trip takes you on a scenic adventure to three medieval towns steeped in history and charm: San Gimignano, Siena, and Monteriggioni. To complement the rich history and breathtaking vistas, unwind with a delectable lunch at a local Chianti winery, paired with an educational wine tasting experience led by a knowledgeable guide.


Embark on a scenic guided tour from Florence to the charming Tuscan towns of San Gimignano, Monteriggioni, and Siena, listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Stroll around the historic villages and enjoy a delicious Chianti Hills wine and balsamic vinegar tasting. Upgrade your experience with tickets to Siena Cathedral. Start at San Gimignano, the world-famous walled town located on a hilltop, which has remained intact through the centuries and is known for its tall towers, frescoes, and many other works of art. Take around 2 hours of free time to explore the city center. Visit the historical walled hamlet of Monteriggioni. Cross Chianti’s rolling hills to a cozy winery where you can relax and enjoy three wines and balsamic vinegar, followed by a Chianti-style three-course lunch. Enjoy a guided tour of Siena’s historic center (if selected in the option), starting with the 13th-century Basilica of San Domenico. Stroll along the narrow medieval streets of the city, flanked by splendid palaces and historic shops. Pass through the Piazza del Campo and visit the cathedral, if you select the option.  Take some free time in Siena before returning to Florence. The order of the visit may change.

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