Very Exclusive One Day Tour to Enjoy Tuscany. Visit Siena and San Gimignano in group max 8 people

Chianti Wine Tasting Experience in a beautiful landscape in the countryside Included

Excursion in small group tour by Minivan from your Hotel in Lucca (only selected hotel)

Small Groups ensure Great Personal Experience
Chianti Wines in the countryside
Free Cancellation till 48 hours before
DEPARTURE LOCATION From your Hotel/ Accommodation (if listed) in Lucca
If your hotel is not on the pick-up list you will be directed to the closest available location
DEPARTURE TIME Between 7:35 to 7:55am (we will confirm your pick up time some day before tour in base pick up list)
DURATION About 10 hours
AVAILABILITY Every Sunday from 1 April to 30 October
SUGGESTED WEAR Comfortable athletic clothing, hat, jacket and sunscreen
INCLUDED
Transport by minivan with a/c
Chianti Wine Tasting
Driver/Guide
NOT INCLUDED
Tips
Lunch
Entry fee for Museum/Cathedral
RATES
Adult – 124 euro/person
Children (3-11)  99 euro/person
Baby 0-2 – Free

Itinerary:

1

Departure From Your Hotel or Accommodation in Lucca

7:35/7:55am – You will be picked up directly at your hotel/Accommodation in Lucca (or close to there in base hotel address) and you will start the tour on board to a comfortable Minivan with a/c.
2

Visit San Gimignano

9:30am – After one hour and half drive, riding through the beautiful Tuscany hills we will arrive at the medieval Village considered from many people “The Manatthan of Tuscany” in base the hight number of towers concentred in a small village, the medieval town of San Gimignano
3

Visit Siena

11:15am – After 1 hour and 40 minutes about, we will drive through the beautiful Tuscany hills and we will arrive in Siena, a beautiful medieval town, where we will see its most beautiful places and monuments.
4

Visit Siena

Arrive in Siena. We will reach the Famous Square Piazza del Campo. Free time for Lunch
4

Chianti Wine and Olive Oil Degustation

3pm – We will make a stop in a local winery, where you can taste the Original Tuscan Chianti Wine. You will also taste the authentic flavour of the local Extra Virgin Olive Oil.
5

Return at your Hotel

6/6:30pm We will drop off your group to the location of departure.

From your Hotel or Accommodation in Lucca directly in The Tuscan Countryside

Our driver will pick-up you and your group directly from your hotel or your accommodation in Lucca.

We will travel along a panoramic road through the countryside of Tuscany to arrive to the beautiful Gothic and Medieval villages of Siena and San Gimignano, which seems as though it has been frozen in time.

San Gimignano: Discover The History of Tuscany

San Gimignano it is also known as the “Manhattan of the Renaissance”, for the 13 medieval towers that symbolize the prosperity of the country and the wealth of its merchants.

This Tuscan hill-top town, famous all over the world for the skyline of its medieval tower, rich in history and ancient traditions, will surprise you also for the delightful wine and food. In fact, the town of San Gimignano is sourrounded by vineyards and olive groves.

Siena: What You Will See in Your Day Tour

After the visit in San Gimignano, we will drive through the contryside till Siena, one of the most popular and visited cities in Tuscany, a place extremely rich in medieval history and art. It is famous for its Palio di Siena that takes place twice each summer in the famous Piazza del Campo. The whole city of Siena is built around this square, which was conceived as a work of art in perfect harmony with the surrounding hillside. The square-shaped shell is the scene of the famous Palio. Siena is also famous for its characteristic narrow streets flanked by brick buildings.

A day in Siena is certainly not enough to experience the city in all of its many sides, nor to visit all of its treasures. Show the most beautiful places and attractions of the city of Siena, enjoing the original atmosphere . you’ll certainly be able to see the main attractions of Siena and to appreciate the charm and breathless atmosphere of this medieval town.

The historic city is listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO.

3 Things You Will See during Your Visit in Siena

You can’t say that you have visited Siena if you don’t see these places and attractions:

  1. Piazza del Campo: the heart of Siena, overlooked by the monumental Torre del Mangia, a tower fully builded with bricks. In this square take place the notorius Palio.
  2. Duomo of Santa Maria Assunta: situated in Piazza del Duomo, this beautiful cathedral will conqueor you with its particular deoration (both inside and outside is decorated with white and dark green,almost black, marble) and with various masterpieces signed by famous artists the likes of Donatello, Nicola Pisano, Michelangelo and Pinturicchio. Here you will also visit the Crypt.
  3. The Baptistery: dedicated to San Giovanni (St. John), it was built in 1300. The most precious masterpiece preserved inside the Baptistery is the beautiful baptismal font created by some great  sculptors of the Renaissance: Jacopo della Quercia, Lorenzo Ghiberti and Donatello.

 

Chianti: Taste The Italy! Taste Real Tuscany Wines!

If you say Italy, you’re saying Wine. The Chianti is probably the most famous Tuscan wine all over the world. But it’s not the only wine in Tuscany.

Tour in Local Winery: Enjoy Only Original Italian Wine

At San Gimignano, we will have a wine tasting in a local cellar, with local wines. You can taste the Original Tuscan Chianti and many other Italian Good Wines.

Discover the Taste of the Original Extra Virgin Olive Oil

An italian degustation is not complete if you don’t taste, with the wine, some local food and a classic slice of bread with the delicious Extra Virgin Olive Oil, produced only with local olives.

 

San Gimignano and Siena Excursions
Palio di Siena
Piazza del Campo Siena
Torre del Mangia Siena
Medieval City of San Gimignano
Medieval Tower San Gimignano
San Gimignano and Siena Excursions
Chianti Wine
Wine Degustation
Chianti and Super Tuscan Wine Tour

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Terms And Conditions

  • Deposit 50% is required at reservation time, by credit card or paypal (in both case 4% more) in order to guarantee your reservation.
  • Due payment may be made in cash in EURO the day of the tour.
  • There will be a full charge to your deposit for bookings canceled less than 48 hours prior or for no-shows.
  • No charge for cancellations made with at least 48 hours prior notice.

If you are interested in proceeding we will send you the complete terms of service upon request. They can also be viewed on the website by clicking the TERMS AND CONDITIONS link at the bottom of any page.

Tour Reviews

May 25, 2018

We took this tour today with Enilea today. She did a wonderful job. She had such fantastic knowledge of the sites, was very animated with the guests and possesses a great sense of humor which together made for our favorite excursion.

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