What to do in Tuscany?
Tuscany is one of the most popular tourist destinations. Many tourists choose this Italian region to spend their holidays. Tuscany is the ideal place for gourmets and wine lovers. It is a top getaway for newlyweds and couples, too. There is nothing more romantic than walking among its hills, vineyards and olive groves. If you are planning to relax then Tuscany is the perfect spot to make it a reality. Medieval towns, architectural Renaissance treasures, wonderful villages, idyllic landscapes, rolling sunny hills, spectacular islands, and, of course, world-famous Tuscan cuisine and wines. You will find a lot of reasons to fall in love with Tuscany. If we caught your attention to this extraordinary place then our self-guided program would be an excellent choice for you. Enjoy the rural charm of Tuscany and its fantastic sunsets with CustomEuropeTrip.
|Day 1||Your fascinating journey starts in Siena - one of the most charming towns in Italy. You will see the city's Duomo and will be impressed by its stunning and magnificent beauty. Don't miss you chance to see the famous Piazza del Campo, too. This place is among the most beautiful and romantic spots in Europe. By the way, this Siena's main piazza is also renowned for horse races. After dinner you will climb on Mangia Tower (Torre del Mangia) to admire breathtaking views of this medieval town. It's worth it!|
|Day 2||On this day you will arrive in Montalcino. This village is the home of the Brunello di Montalcino and this red wine is among the finest wines in the world! Does it sound like something you might try? A wine tour in Montalcino offers you a great opportunity to taste the best Italian wines including the Brunello di Montalcino. Furthermore, you will discover wine-making secrets and learn how to taste wines correctly. Besides exceptional wines, this medieval hilltop town is renowned for artistic treasures. You will see the impressive fortress, Piazza del Popolo, main square, and the grand Duomo, the 14th century cathedral. A walk among Montalcino's medieval lanes and charming houses is unforgettable! Feel the fairytale atmosphere of this Tuscan town.|
|San Quirico d'Orcia|
|Day 3||Your next destination is San Quirico d'Orcia. You will visit this lovely Tuscan town to admire its charm. You will see La Collegiata - a Romanesque cathedral. The beauty of this place is fantastic! Lovely Romanesque churches, endless golden hills, gorgeous cypress trees, picturesque olive groves, magnificent gardens, amazing rivers, breathtaking panoramas and charming rural homes and farms... Without doubts, San Quirico d'Orcia is a photographer's dream!|
|Day 4||This hilltop medieval town is famous for producing the Pecorino cheese. You will be amazed by unique flavors of Pienza's cheeses. Besides a delicious adventure, you will admire the Duomo, a unique mix of Gothic and Renaissance architectural styles, and the magnificent Palazzo Piccolomini. It's recommended to visit the Via Dell'Amore (The Way of Love). It is located near the main cathedral of Pienza. This unique street is famous for fabulous panoramic views of the Tuscan countryside!|
|Day 5||Your journey will end in Florence. This Renaissance capital is a paradise for art lovers. Florence is a city of museums and galleries. On this day you will visit the Uffizi Gallery - the world's best museum with unique collections of Renaissance masterpieces. After a guided trip you will see Florence's sights. Don't miss your chance to admire the Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower, the 19th century grand cathedral, and Florence's bridges. These architectural treasures need to be seen!|
Feel the Italian elegance and charm with this self-guided tour. Enjoy a fantastic self-guided adventure with us. You should definitely add this to your To-Do list!