Classic Tuscany

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8 Days & 7 Nights
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Classic Tuscany

  • Walking in Tuscany; Volterra, San Gimignano, Colle Val D’Elsa, Siena
  • Quintessential hilltop towns and villages amidst vineyards and farmland
  • Lazy lunches of fresh organic produce —olive oil, pasta, cheeses & wines
  • Relaxing over night stays in classic medieval centres
  • Wine! Red Chianti Colli Senesi, Sangiovese, chilled Vernaccia San Gimignano
Treat yourself to a week under the Tuscan sun; slow down to take in the classic sights of Volterra, San Gimignano, Colle Val D’Elsa Monteriggioni and Siena on foot—the best way to relax and immerse yourself in Tuscany. Follow trails between hilltop towns, set against an undulating patchwork of vineyards and villas. Farmhouse lunches are filled with local organic gourmet goodies— matured pecorino, soft ricotta, homemade pasta, saffron treats, sweet vin santo and castagnaccio chestnut cake. This week-long trip includes 2 nights each in Volterra, San Gimignano and Siena, combining rewarding walks with time to lose yourself in the medieval, Renaissance and Gothic architecture.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Poggibonsi/Pontedera, transfer to Volterra Day 2 Volterra Loop Walk or sightseeing 11 miles / 18 km Day 3 Transfer to Riserva Naturale Montenero, walk to San Gimignano 14 miles / 23 km Day 4 San Gimignano Loop Walk 11 miles / 17 km Day 5 Walk to Colle di Val D’Elsa - Option to shorten walk 16 miles / 26 km Day 6 Transfer to Monteriggioni, walk to Siena 13 miles / 21 km Day 7 Explore Siena Day 8 Onward Travel
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 13kg per person per day, meaning it’s one of our greenest trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 13kg is equivalent to 4 cheeseburgers.

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.

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We use independent suppliers to support communities along our routes, as well as work with organizations to help maintain & restore paths.
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