Costa Toscana

Volterra, Pisa, San Gimignano

This proposal consists of a 4 days/3 nights tour with accommodation in hotel in Volterra and it is designed to let the tourists discover the artistic heritage and the natural beauties of a very interesting area of Tuscany.

Day 1

Arrival in Volterra, a heaven of Etruscan, Roman, Medieval and Rennaissance Art which dominates the Cecina Valley, and beginning of the guided tour of the town: Piazza dei Priori, Piazza
San Giovanni, Cathedral, Roman Theatre and the Etruscan Museum.
h. 13.00 accommodation in hotel
h. 13.30 lunch in a restaurant
h. 15.00 visit of an alabaster craft-shop: you cannot talk about Volterra without mentioning Alabaster, an artistic handicraft that boasts a centuries-old history and a nobility of traditions that
can be felt in every nook and corner of the town
h. 20.00 dinner in hotel and overnight stay

Day 2

h. 9.00 departure for the “Devil’s Valley” for the visit of the Geothermal Museum, the plants and geothermal natural
phenomena. The region was known from ancient times for its volcanic nature and exceptionally hot springs and even the Romans used its sulphur springs for bathing
h. 10.00 arrival in Larderello and meeting with the guide. Visit to the Geothermal Museum and the geyser
h. 12.00 departure for Monterotondo Marittimo
h. 13.00 lunch in a traditional restaurant
h. 15.00 beginning of the trekking in the geothermal area
h. 18.00 departure for Volterra
h. 20.00 dinner in hotel and overnight stay

Day 3

h. 09.30 breakfast in hotel and departure for S. Gimignano
h. 10.30 arrival in San Gimignano and guided tour of the town. The urban structure and the civil and religious buildings of San Gimignano, almost intact, preserve the medieval fascination;
nowadays it remains only 15 of the 72 towers, unbroken or cropped, enough to give an unmistakable mark to the town
h. 13.00 lunch in a country restaurant and free time
h. 17.00 departure for Volterra
h. 20.00 dinner in hotel and overnight stay

Day 4

h 8.30 breakfast in hotel and departure for Pisa
h 10.30 arrival in Pisa and guided visit of Piazza dei Miracoli with entrance to two monuments: Leaning Tower and Cathedral
h. 13.00 lunch in Pisa, near the Leaning Tower
h. 15.00 free time
– End of the tour –

Minimum 30 people
The proposal includes:
-Overnight stay in 3 star hotel in HB
– Guided tour of Volterra half day
– Entrance fee to the Etruscan Museum, Art Gallery, Alabaster EcoMuseum, Palazzo dei Priori, Roman Theatre and Etruscan Acropolis
– Lunch in a typical restaurant
– Visit of an alabaster craft-shop
– Guided visit to the Geothermal Museum and Trekking
– 2 lunches in farmhouse
– Guided tour of San Gimignano half day
– Guided tour of Pisa half day
– Entrance fee to the Leaning Tower and Cathedral

The proposal does not include:
– Transport, parking
-Supplements, extra, tips and all that is not specified in “The proposal includes”