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Siena and San Gimignano at Leisure – Shuttle Service from Florence | 10% OFF

  • When does it run?
    01 Nov - 31 Mar: Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
    1 Apr - 31 Oct: Monday & Saturday
  • Start time
    8:30am
  • Duration
    11 hours (approx)
Inclusions
  • Round Trip transportation by coach
  • Tour escort
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (13+)
  • Child (4-12)
  • Infant (0-3)

Key Highlights

  • Explore two of Italy’s finest cities at your own pace
  • Visit the town of San Gimignano also known as Medieval Manhattan for its medieval skyscraping towers
  • Visit Siena, globally famous for its Palio horse race
  • Escape bustling Florence for a day and experience the picturesque Tuscan countryside
  • Round trip transportation from Florence
  • Smartphone voucher accepted – No need to print!
  • Save 10% when you travel before 31 Oct 2020!

Overview

Enjoy 10% off when you book and travel before 31 Oct 2020

This tour is a perfect way to see the Tuscan countryside and experience two of Italy's most beautiful medieval cities! Your journey will start with multilingual Tour escort on board through the country on the way to Siena, one of Italy's best-preserved medieval cities. Make sure to explore Siena's Cathedral, and the beautiful Piazza del Campo.

Next, you'll be driven to San Gimignano, a hilltop town characterized best by its high walls, Renaissance architecture, and medieval skyscrapers. After taking in the beautiful buildings, you'll head back to Florence to enjoy the rest of your evening.

Your time in both cities is at leisure allowing you to plan your own itinerary.


Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    01 Nov - 31 Mar: Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
    1 Apr - 31 Oct: Monday & Saturday

  • Duration

    11 hours (approx)

  • Start time

    8:30am

  • Meeting Point

    Please make your way to Piazzale Montelungo, in front of “CAF TOUR & TRAVEL - GRAY LINE” yellow street sign.

    So, there's no last-minute rush please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes early.

  • Ending Point

    Same as starting point

Itinerary

  • A multilingual tour escort will accompany you throughout this trip. As you drive through the beautiful Italian countryside, your tour escort will keep up a running commentary about Italian history, art, and landscape.

    Your first stop during the trip will be Siena, a small town in the heart of Tuscany. Siena is considered to be one of the best preserved medieval towns in Italy. You'll be free to explore the town at leisure; make sure to see Siena's beautiful Cathedral, and take a look around the historic Piazza del Campo, said to be one of the most beautiful squares in Europe. Admire the charming architectural styles that you see in Siena.

    After spending approximately 4 and a half hours in charming Siena, you'll head to San Gimignano, a hilltop Tuscan town. The city is surrounded by walls, and is famous for its medieval architecture and tall buildings. Some of the city's most beautiful works are its churches, especially the Collegiate Church and the Church of Saint Augustine, which hold works by Renaissance artists.

    Leisure time in San Gimignano is approximately 2 hours, after which you'll board the coach to return to Florence. The trip should return around 7:00pm.

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Round Trip transportation by coach
  • Tour escort
  • Meals
  • Entrances to any museums, galleries, etc.
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

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Please note

Voucher Information : No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other device.

Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm all details.

From 16 March to 15 November, a minimum of 2 passengers is required for tour to operate.

From 16 November to 15 March, a minimum 6 passengers is required for tour to operate.

Should you make a booking and your tour do not operate as minimum numbers are not met, tour will be offered on alternate date; if this is not possible you will be offered a full refund.

From April to October the tour escort will be speaking English and Spanish; from November to March English only.

The time of departure and return might be subject to delays due to the traffic circulation restriction.

For small groups of up to 8, the Tour escort could be replaced with an English speaking driver-guide.

Stop in Siena is approximately 4 and a half hours; stop in San Gimignano is approximately 2 hours.

On Sundays and National Holidays, the Cathedral is closed to the public.

In this tour option guided visits are are not included.

Voucher is accepted over smart device.

Piazzale Montelungo can be easily reached as usual from Piazza della Stazione (Station Square) through various access routes.

Additional info

For small groups, up to 8 pax, the Tour escort could be replaced with an English speaking driver-guide, maintaining unchanged the entire program of the excursion.Stop in Siena 4½ hours approx.Stop in San Gimignano 2 hours approxTour Returns by 7:00pm

Customer Reviews

  • Excellent tour
    Reuben Judah, United Kingdom 09/13/2017

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