Private Day Trip from Florence Explore Siena and San Gimignano

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From $246.14

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Pricing Info:

Duration: 8 hours

Departs: Florence, Florence

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Get out of the city and spend some quality time sightseeing around the medieval towns of the dreamy Tuscan countryside, with a local guide by your side. Your full-day tour will take in two of the most charming townships, Siena and San Gimignano, with a lunch stop at a boutique winery and plenty of free time for you to explore. We’ll chat history, see incredible architecture, admire Instagram-worthy views, and drop in on artisan shops to discover locally made products from the region.

What's Included

Taste some wine and olive oil

Browse artisan shops selling locally made products

Dig into an included lunch of seasonal produce at a beautiful boutique winery

Enjoy the ride in a Mercedes air-conditioned van

Visit picturesque Tuscan countryside with a friendly local guide

Visit the stunning historic towns of Siena and San Gimignano

We will pick you up and drop you off at your hotel

What's Not Included

Additional food and drinks

Tips/gratuities for your guide

Traveler Information

  • TRAVELER: Age: 0 - 99

Additional Info

  • Please wear comfortable and casual attire
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on this tour.
  • Private tour up to 5 persons
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

After meeting your driver and tour leader in your hotel lobby, head off in your own private vehicle for a scenic drive through the rolling hills of the Chianti region, crowded as far as the eye can see with vineyards and olive groves. If you’re looking for heaven on earth, we think you may find it here.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Basilica Cateriniana Di S. Domenico
First up, make your way to the town of Siena, stopping at the Basilica of San Domenico. Inside the church are the relics of Saint Catherine, the patron saint of Siena.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Piazza del Campo
Take a stroll to the Piazza del Campo to see the political centre of town where the famous horse race ‘Il Palio’ is held twice a year.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

From there, meander towards the Gothic Cathedral, which boasts an impressive collection of artworks by Michelangelo, Donatello and Bernini. Along the way, pass by a delicatessen that sells wild boar salami – if you fancy it, we can step inside for a tasting.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Chianti Road
Then, it’s onward to lunch at a boutique winery surrounded by the Chianti hills and vineyards. You’ll get to taste the wine, as well as that famous extra virgin olive oil with seasonal produce.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

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