"Historic Tuscan towns and a gourmet Chianti dinner" offer an evocative experience. The charming towns and delicious countryside cuisine are truly unique.
Hours, a duration that adds up to eight.
An unforgettable voyage into the history of Tuscany awaits. Stagnant, picturesque settlements preserved in time. Cicada-filled town squares and age-old practices. Vast fields awash with vineyards and gentle undulating hills. It is through a personalized tour of Siena that you can fully embrace the rustic charms of the region, its spirit, its essence! And with a chaperoning driver and passionate tour leader to guide you on your journey, you are guaranteed comfort and style as you embark on your Siena tour.
Meet your private dedicated English-speaking driver and embark on a day filled with fond memories as you discover two small yet impressive Tuscan towns. Marvel at the historic remnants of centuries past in Siena, a city that exudes charm with its marvelous medieval landscapes.
Take a tour of the town that is famous for hosting the electrifying Palio with your personal tour guide. Siena, built by the Romans, has an eventful past and remarkable buildings. You will be captivated by local customs, such as the widely known Palio di Siena that occurs in the delightful Piazza del Campo. Two times annually, stunning horses participate in a heart-stopping race, the Palio di Siena, an ancient tradition that still engages all Sienese and is traced back to the Middle Ages! As you amble along the cobblestone pathways, your guide regales you with intriguing myths and tales of old. Experience the grandeur of Siena's breathtaking Cathedral, the famed Duomo, as you pay a visit.
Journey through the Tuscan countryside and depart from Siena, where the olive groves shine with a silver glow; the lush green hills are speckled with golden farmhouses and small churches. Sample the local delicacies at a classic trattoria, tucked away in the calm countryside, as you stop for a delightful lunch.
For a pleasant activity following your meal, consider checking out the picturesque San Gimignano - a true gem of Tuscany. Renowned for its striking towers, the ancient town has been preserved well over time and is a widely recognized destination all across Italy; in fact, it has played a role in numerous films. Strolling down its cobbled streets and admiring the high, elegant spires is a truly unique experience. Another attraction is browsing the charming shops, where you'll find bottles of high-quality Vernaccia di San Gimignano wine, luxurious saffron, dainty hand-crafted linens, and valuable Santa Fina pottery. Once more, make your way through the hills after exploring San Gimignano.
Stop at a charming boutique winery as the light starts changing and crimson-hued clouds come forth. Admire the vineyards while you're there and enjoy a brief visit and memorable dinner. End your day in typical Tuscan fashion with a sublime estate wine and a luscious gourmet dinner.
An unforgettable Tuscan lifestyle experience is our signature Siena private tour combined with gourmet dining and a visit to San Gimignano.
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- Luxury Minibus or Minivan for transportation TO/FROM Florence
- Tour guide fluent in English behind the wheel
With the assistance of a professional English-speaking guide, a tour of Siena on foot can be arranged.
In Siena, a tasting that was unexpected occurred.
- With some leisure time, explore the charm of San Gimignano
- In the heart of Tuscan wine country lies a boutique winery where an unforgettable Tuscan dinner awaits.
- Surrounded by the beautiful rolling hills of the Chianti region, this dinner is a true experience.
- Sample Tuscan specialities known for their rich flavors and enjoyed by locals and visitors alike.
- Savor the taste of fresh pasta dishes made with homemade sauces and indulge in the highest-quality meats and cheeses.
- As you dine, take in the stunning views of the countryside and the vineyards that produce some of the world's most celebrated wines.
- The cellars of the winery can be visited with the guidance of an expert.
- You can take a tour of the winery’s cellars with an expert.
- The winery cellars are up for a guided visit with a well-informed guide.
- Want to explore the winery cellars? Take a guided tour with a pro.
- Experience the winery’s cellars with the help of a guide.
- Tasting of wines is a good pastime activity occupied by many to quench their curiosity of the beverage