Crossing the beautiful Chianti hills we arrive at the Medieval hilltop gem of MONTERIGGIONI, with its still intact walls . Here you can drink in the history and relive the atmosphere of olden times. Our day continues to the stately SIENA, famous for its splendid examples of Gothic architecture and the Palio horse race.
Follow our guide to the suggestive Piazza del Campo, where the magnificent Palazzo Pubblico stands, with its Torre del Mangia. Visit the precious interiors of the Duomo, one of the most beautiful Cathedrals in Italy. After leaving Siena we drive to SAN GIMIGNANO famous for its white wine, the world renowned Vernaccia, and its skyscrapers, also declared a World heritage Site by UNESCO! Here you will taste the best hand made ice cream you have ever had! We will take you to our favourite and award winning Ice Cream Parlour of San Gimignano, it's our treat!
The visit is free for independent sightseeing, strolling around the narrow streets and admiring the relaxing landscape. After, we move into the CHIANTI area, with its picture-postcard landscapes. You have the chance to taste the best Chianti red wine in a rustic wine estate along with home-made snacks, with a tour of the wine cellars and sampling of wines, oil and balsamic vinegar.
* Please note that the given order of the visits may change