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Call to speak to your personal Travel Consultant

01483 345 701

Monday-Friday 9am-6pm; Saturday 9am-5.30pm

Tuscany Excursions

5This part of Italy is one of the richest for places to really do it justice we do recommend car hire if your are staying in one of the more rural areas. However, there are also excursions on offer for those staying in Montecatini and near by towns of Siena and San Gimignano. If your visiting one of the amazing art cities, having your own private, dedicated guide can really enhance your trip. Guides are available from Lucca, San Gimignano, Perugia and Assisi. 

Pre-bookable excursions available from Montecatini:

Siena & San Gimignano -  full day - Wednesday/Sundays - £65

A guide tour of the medieal town of Siena, which includes the beautiful Cathedral. In the afternoon drive through the Tuscan countryside to explore San Gimignano; a town of towers dating back to the Etruscan period.

Florence with the Uffizi Gallery - full day - Friday - £75 

A guided walking tour of the historical centre of this beautiful city that includes the Duomo, Giotto's bell tower, the Baptistery and the famous Gates of Paradise. The next stop is the Pizza della Signoria and the Ponte Vecchio, ending with the Uffizi Gallery where you will be able to skip the queue.

Cinque Terre - full day - Tuesday/Saturday - £69

Travelling by boat around the Cinque Terre to discover some of the most picturesque villages of the Mediterranean. Starting at Porto Venere and passing all five villages with their colourful houses stopping at Vernazza and Monterosso where there is time for lunch and swimming. 

Excursions bookable locally from Montecatini: 

Pisa - half day - Monday - £45 

A guided tour will tell you all the secrets of the Piazza dei Miracoli and why the tower leans. But, Pisa is not just about the Learning Tower - the tour continues to Piazza dei Cavalieri and the old, monumental palaces of the city. 

Pre-bookable excursions available from a selection of hotels near Siena:

Walking tour of Siena - 1 hr ½ - daily - £16

The best way to see this beautiful city is by foot with a knowledgeable local guide. 

San Gimignano, Chianti and Montalcino - full day - Monday/Thursday - £78

Leave the car at home and enjoy a whole day dedicated to the joys of wine tasting. Visit San Gimignano where the crisp, white wine Vernaccia is produced, the rolling hills of Chianti and Montalcino, home to full-bodied Brunello. 

Pisa and Lucca - full day - Wednesday/Friday/Sunday - £48

Visit two of the most important historical towns in Tuscany with the opportunity to see the famous leaning tower.  

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