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 Outdoor Enthusiasts
- 2Italy48 reviews
Very medieval town, known for its 'city towers'. Several houses in this small town have them, although more existed in older times. This town has kept its medieval/renaissance looks & feel, there is hardly any modern house. it is also small enough that you can walk from one side to the other in 15 minutes, but there is so much ...
- 3Italy12 reviews
The fortress surrounding this beautiful town was built in the mid-fourteenth century. And the town itself looks like something from the Medieval past with it's alleyways and narrow cobblestoned streets. Montalcino is also known for it's world famous Brunello wine.
- 4Italy10 reviews
An easy-to-do day trip from Florence...and it's worth doing. This could even be a 1/2 day trip. From the bus station you can grab a bus for 6 euros to the small town of Greve. The bus takes 1hr and will drop you at the central plaza. Even if you're only in Florence for a few days, this is your ...
- 5Italy8 reviews
This medieval village was built around 1200 as an outpost to protect Florence. It is completely surrounded by tall strong walls and towers, very impressive.there is a main square and few buildings all around.
- 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
- 11Italy2 reviews
Go to the Prada outlet in Montevarchi
- 13Italy1 review
- 18Italy2 reviews