Other, Shore Excursion, Day Trip / Out of Town
Kid Friendly: Yes. Car seat for children is mandatory in Italy, please advise in case you need
You must be able to get in and out of a car or a van
Maximum travelers: 8
Swedish (basic), Spanish (conversational), Italian (fluent), English (fluent)
Private tour - transportation included
Pick up in the morning from the port and through the beautiful countryside of Chianti we reach after about one hour and a half the Medieval town of San Gimignano*, located on the top of a hill and famous for its towers, Unesco world heritage. Enjoy my main explanations then have some time on your own for explore the area or just for a coffe break.
Then depart to Siena* (about 45 minutes transfer), the famous antagonist city of Florence during the twelfth century: many attractions not to be missed, including the famous Piazza del Campo where twice a year runs the horse race "Palio", the Tower "del Mangia", the Cathedral, the Cathedral of St. Dominic. Also here I'll give the main information about the city before your free time for lunch & relax.
Return by 5. 30pm to your ship.
Please note I don't provide for guided visit of museums or walking tour
The ancient city of San Gimignano, part of the Chianti country side, Siena
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: At the pier, you'll see me holding a sign with your name
End location: At the pier, at the end of the tour
Duration: 9 hours
Private Mercedes-Benz with air condition and driver-guide at your disposal during the all trip
Hire of a private Mercedes-Benz with air condition and driver-guide at your disposal during the all trip, taxes, tolls, parking fees, gasoline
Estimated Local Cash Needed
33 euro - I tell you why: if interested in visiting museums the entrance fee is around 13 euro pp - a light lunch could cost around 20 euro pp
Entrance fees to museums or other, meals.
I am a driver-guide only, and I will not be able to accompany you on some portions of the tour which require long walking. The parts of the itinerary denoted by * will be un-guided, so after my introduction you will be able to explore the area on your own
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Massimo was most kind and informative about the trip through Chianti and to both S. gimignano and Siena. We enjoyed the day thoroughly.