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Private Tour: San Gimignano and Volterra Tour by Private Luxury Van from Florence

8 hours      Easy     Private

Full Day San Gimignano & Volterra 8hr

    • Experience for your private group.

    Spend a day exploring Tuscan hill towns and history on a private tour from Florence in a luxury van. Follow winding roads through vineyards and olive groves to the medieval town of San Gimignano, a UNESCO-site with stunning views of the Tuscan countryside. Discover Italy’s Etruscan heritage in Volterra, where ancient tombs, Roman ruins and brick-lined piazzas rub shoulders with bustling alabaster workshops. 

    • Private Full Day 8hr hill town trip from Florence Visit two UNESCO sites  
    • Choose a private tour for a personal experience 
    • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city 
    • Families Friendly

    What To Expect

    Stop At; San Gimignano

    Meet your driver at your Florence hotel, and enjoy views of the scenic, rolling countryside during the 1-hour drive to San Gimignano. Discover the city on your own, with insider tips on where to find the best locally-made gelato and local Vernaccia wine wine. Visit the historic Piazza Duomo, then see the stunning frescoes and stone work inside the Collegiate Church and the Sant’Agostino. Climb to the town’s highest point to take in the distinctive medieval towers, and soak up the colorful atmosphere in the sunny Piazza della Cisterna. 

    Duretion 1/2hr

    Stop At: Volterra 

    We continue to Volterra to stroll through winding and cobbled streets towards a remarkable collection of historical sites, incredible historical finds such as Etruscan tombs built hundreds of years before Christ or elaborate Roman baths and an incredible theater excavated in the Rock. Twilight fans shouldn’t miss the movie sites of Volterra, where the dramatic scenes of “New Moon” were shot with the backdrop of stone walls, historic squares and ramparts. Take some time to explore the boutiques and workshops that line the streets, you will be able to see how Alabaster stone is handmade in famous works of art from Volterra.
    Choose the perfect place for lunch—the area has enchanting restaurants and trattorias, or you can arrange a meal at a nearby farm house.

    Duration 3/4hr

    • Our drivers are all extremely familiar with Tuscany and with the main destinations. They will always share historical information, curiosities and traditions about the area of the sightseeing and they are available for any of your needs.

    What’s included?

    • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Florence
    • Private luxury minivan
    • Bottled water
    • Onboard Wi-Fi
    • Local guide tour in winery

    Exclusions

    • Lunch in restaurant (to be paid on the spot)
    • Guide city tour

    Please note

    • Departure 9:30am but upon request you can change your pick-up and tour time

    What do I need to bring?

    • Comfortable shoes

    Cancellation policy

    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 1 day or less before the event
    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 50% if booking is cancelled 4 days or less before the event
We offer pick-up to the following places for this experience:
  • Custom Pick Up
  • *No Booked yet*
  • Albani Hotel
  • Albergotto
  • Antica Torre di Via Tornabuoni 1
  • Atlantic Palace Hotel
  • Balestri 
  • Beacci Tornabuoni 
  • Bellavista
  • Benivieni 
  • Berchielli 
  • Bernini Palace
  • Brunelleschi
  • Calzaiuoli 
  • Casci 
  • Cerretani Firenze
  • De La Ville Hotel
  • Forte16 Apartments View & Spa
  • Four Seasons
  • Golden Tower Hotel & Spa
  • Grand Hotel Baglioni
  • Grand Hotel Minerva
  • Helvetia & Bristol
  • Hida Hotel
  • Horto Convento Firenze
  • Hotel Sina Villa Medici
  • L’Orologio Hotel
  • Lungarno Hotel
  • Milu Hotel
  • Mulino di Firenze
  • NH Collection Firenze Porta Rossa
  • Number Nine Wellness
  • Orafi Hotel
  • Orto De’ Medici
  • Palazzo Castri 1874
  • Plaza Hotel Lucchesi
  • Portrait Hotel
  • Roma Hotel
  • Santa Maria Novella
  • Savoy Hotel
  • Spadai
  • St. Regis Florence
  • Villa Cora
  • Villa Cora Hotel
  • Villa La Vedetta
  • Villa Olmi Firenze
  • Villa San Michele
  • Ville sull’Arno
  • Westin Excelsior

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