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Via Francigena Stage 6: San Miniato - San Quirico

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Via Francigena Stage 6: San Miniato - San Quirico

  • Following an ancient pilgrimage route through rolling Tuscan landscapes
  • Quintessential Tuscany: San Miniato, San Gimignano, Monteriggioni, Siena & San Quirico
  • Relaxing with a glass of full-bodied Chianti in the Piazza del Campo, Siena
  • The 13 towers of San Gimignano, the Manhattan of Tuscany
  • The imposing and fortified masterpiece of Grancia di Cuna, which offered respite for pilgrims
Explore the central belt of iconic Tuscan landscapes and a distinctive trio of medieval towns; Siena, San Gimignano and Monteriggioni. This stage of the Via Francigena takes you from the charming village of San Miniato to San Quirico situated on the northern edge of the Valley d’Orcia. This journey encompasses all the highlights of central Tuscany and offers fascinating insights into the many towns and villages that you pass through with their wealth of history, culture, art and architecture.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in San Miniato Day 2 San Miniato to Gambassi Terme 15 miles / 24 km Day 3 Gambassi Terme to San Gimignano 8 miles / 14 km Day 4 San Gimignano to Strove 15 miles / 24 km Day 5 Strove to Siena 15 miles / 24 km Day 6 Walk Siena to Grancia de Cuna; transfer to Buonconvento 11 miles / 18 km Day 7 Buonconvento to San Quirico d’Orcia 15 miles / 23 km Day 8 Onward Travel
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 8kg per person per night, meaning it’s one of our best trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 8kg is equivalent to 12 pints of local beer at the bar. Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment. Find out more information on how we've carbon counted our trips.

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