Northern Tuscany Hike
- Italy, Europe
- Self Guided Dates
- Daily from mid-Apr to end Oct
- Trip Duration
- 7 days/6 nights (shorter option also available)
- $1595 Standard $2095 Superior
- Guide Type
- Self Guided
- Trip Includes
- Hotels, 4 breakfasts & luggage transfers, route notes
- Start Location
- San Gimignano
- End Location
- Trip Reservation
Walking in Tuscany is a constant delight. In the perfectly preserved towns and villages, you find people living much as their ancestors did in the past, complete with festivals and colorful pageants.
The countryside is timeless: ancient stone terraces of olive and vines, chestnut trees intermingled with walled medieval villages, castles, forests, and wonderful vineyards.
These itineraries highlight the remarkable walled medieval town of San Gimingano. Famous for its towers, frescoes, churches and palazzos it is a delight to explore! Then on to Colle Val d'Else with its perfectly preserved "tunnel" streets and Monteriggioni, a medieval village with 84 inhabitants and 13thC retaining walls. Travel to Siena, which is considered to be one of Europe's best-preserved cities. It’s a true treasure of Tuscany with its piazzas, palaces, and museums. Savor the pleasure of hiking through the vineyards of Tuscany and Chianti.
Taste the fine wine and sample the excellent Italian cuisine of this region. Uncover the beauty and charm of Tuscany!