Available dates30 Sep 2021
9 hrs approx.
Child (2/8) -20%
€ 110,00 pp
Departure: Pick up at your accommodation, departure time: 09:00 am.
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and spend your day exploring the beautiful Tuscan countryside, visiting the ancient hilltop villages of Volterra and San Gimignano, venturing into artisan shops and discovering authentic local traditions. Travel in comfort on a small group tour, relax and let us take care of the rest!
Pick-up at your accommodation
Sit back, relax and enjoy a scenic journey along the Etruscan Coastline towards Volterra. (journey time – 1 hour and 30 minutes approx.).
Your first stop will be Volterra, one of the finest walled hilltop towns in the heart of Tuscany with Etruscan origins and known worldwide as the city of alabaster. Upon arrival, discover the ancient techniques of working this precious local mineral by visiting an alabaster laboratory and then enjoy some free time to experience the town at your own leisure. Strolling through its atmospheric cobblestone streets will make you feel like you have stepped back into time.
After Volterra your next taste of this beautiful area of Tuscany will be the enchanting medieval village of San Gimignano, an UNESCO world heritage site known worldwide as “the town of hundred towers”. Explore its picturesque narrow streets, discover its fascinating medieval architecture, ventur into local artisan shops, try typical products and admire breathtaking views of the surrounding stunning countryside.
San Gimignano is known also for the fine wine Vernaccia di San Gimignano the first white wine in Italy which was awarded the D.O.C. denomination, and for the award-winning ice cream. Don’t miss the chance to taste this exclusive local wine and make a sweet stop for trying an authentic italian gelato!
- Transportation by comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle
- Exclusive small-group experience
- Free time in Volterra and San Gimignano
- Entrance fee to the alabaster laboratory
- Complimentary city maps