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Classic Chianti: Florence to Siena

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8 Days & 7 Nights
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Classic Chianti: Florence to Siena

  • Explore Florence and Siena combined with sublime walking in Tuscany's Chianti
  • Timeless landscapes of vineyards, olive groves and cypresses
  • Sample the premium, world-class wines of the region, such as Montalbano
  • Hike into the glorious medieval city of Siena, a Gothic open-air museum
  • Hand-picked accommodations all in enchanting locations
Discover the magic of Tuscany on this wonderful walking tour. Beguiling Florence, the Cradle of the Renaissance, medieval Siena, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and sublime walking in the Chianti region. Wander through beloved Tuscan landscapes and an intoxicating mix of serene scenery; quiet forests, pretty wooded valleys, row upon row of vineyards and iconic cypress trees, small hamlets and old farmhouses. This unforgettable getaway under the Tuscan sun has a plethora of highlights. Take a walking tour of Florence, a city of timeless beauty. See Michelangelo's David in the Uffizi and the stunning Duomo. At the end of your walking day sample the world-famous and full-bodied Chianti wines and spend your overnights in hand-picked accommodations all in glorious locations.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Florence and overnight Day 2 Walking tour of Florence (self-guided); free afternoon 6 miles / 10 km Day 3 Private transfer to Radda in Chianti; loop walk via Castelvecchi & Volpaia Vineyards 8 miles / 13 km Day 4 Walk to Gaiole in Chianti via Vertine 9 miles / 14 km Day 5 Gaiole in Chianti loop walk via Badia a Coltibuono Monastery & Riecine Winery 9 miles / 15 km Day 6 Walk from Gaiole to Lecchi in Chianti 6 miles / 10 km Day 7 Transfer to Pievasciata or San Sano; walk to Siena 10 miles / 15 km Day 8 Onward travel from Siena
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 4kg per person per night, meaning it’s one of our best trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 4kg is equivalent to 2.5 avocados. 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 about how we've carbon counted our trips.

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