Perfect base in Tuscany for getting around but also having a home base that has shopping, culture and food! We were there right before the Palio meaning we got to see much of the pomp without the enormous crowds and inflated prices. Stay for a few days, relax, and enjoy this delightful hilltop town.
Cities near Siena for Green Travelers
- 2Italy48 reviews
San Gimignano you have to see it from above, getting down along the road from Volterra, stopping at a curve where the profile of the towers suddenly appears, astounding, incredible. A few years ago Italian film told the story of two men of nowadays that got lost in the Tuscan countryside and finally discovering to be landed in the Middle ...
- 3Italy12 reviews
If you are kind of a wine freak, and I am if only for Italian wines, definitely go to Montalcino where the Rosso di Montalcino and Brunello di Montalcino are produced. They are two of the most delicious full bodied Italian reds you can lay your hands on.
- 4Italy10 reviews
This lovely little town in Chianti is a great base for exploring the Chianti area and is an easy day trip from Florence (only 45 minutes by bus). Come for a good meal, wine tastings and a little shopping.
- 5Italy8 reviews
This tiny medieval walled city is conveniently located near Florence but far enough off the beaten tourist path that it still feels unspoiled. The historic walls and towers are magnificent, and the food is incredible.
- 6Italy1 review
- 7Italy5 reviews
Beautiful town 10 minutes from Podere Patrignone, with lots of great restaurants, a medieval castle and Etruscan museum, shops, deli's and a supermarket.
- 8Italy3 reviews
Small hillside town that isn't overly touristed. A nice central location for exploring Chianti.
- 9Italy2 reviews
Just a few km away from A1 highway, exit Val di Chiana. In Rapolano Terme, a very little village in Toscany but closed to Umbria, there are enjoyable baths. Antica Querciolaia offers 3 outdoor pools at different temperatures and 2 indoor pools. It’s very relaxing and its sulphureous waters regenerats you, even though the smell isn’t so pleasant, but you ...
- 10Italy1 review
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Go to the Prada outlet in Montevarchi
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