Visitors to Tuscany come for many reasons - some in search of
and others to explore the extraordinary countryside
. Gourmets and wine buffs typically descend on Tuscany to enjoy the unbeatable cuisine,
whilst walkers enjoy the mountain paths,
cyclists the rolling hills, and summer vacationers the sea coast and islands.
Students come to learn the beautiful Italian language and culture.
Central Tuscany is dotted with medieval hilltop fortresses
, vine-planted hillsides and sculptural stands of cypress trees. While the northwest and east harbour boast dramatic mountain ranges and fecund forests, the central and southern coasts feature a garland of islands floating tantalisingly close to a shoreline teeming with wildlife. - Why not add our recommend car hire to best discover this region with ease?Distances:
Florence - 55km
Siena - 40km
San Gimignano - 70km