Medieval village in San Gimignano, Italy

Best of Tuscany in a Week Itinerary: Lucca, Pisa, San Gimignano, Siena & Florence

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Customizable Itinerary

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Places Visited

Lucca, Pisa, San Gimignano, Siena...

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Suggested Duration

8 Days

This custom-tailored 8-day Tuscany tour of Lucca, Pisa, San Gimignano, Siena, and Florence guides you through the picturesque cities and famous landscape of the Tuscan countryside. Cobbled lanes are as historic and gripping as the artifacts in the museums while the treasured hills are filled with verdant grasses and vast vineyards. Find exceptional medieval towns practically frozen in time, walls encircling the historic city centers, and Renaissance statues that inspire.

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Trip Highlights

  • Discover the ineffable feeling of seeing Michelangelo’s David up close and personal
  • Spend 3 nights at one of the luxury villas of La Canonica di Cortine, which has a history dating back to 1037
  • Enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour of the award-winning Pierotucci Leather Workshop, covering every aspect of the production
  • Indulge in historic flavors and gourmet delights during a private, hands-on cooking class teaching authentic Tuscan traditions with a menu matched to your tastes
  • Witness the iconic symbol of the Republic of Pisa’s glory days in the Piazza dei Miracoli, the Leaning Tower of Pisa
  • Explore the medieval walls of Lucca on a bicycle, encircling the treasured park that showcases the historic ramparts
  • See the unique artistic charm of the mosaics inside the Siena Cathedral
  • Climb to the top of the medieval towers creating the skyline of San Gimignano for an unparalleled view of the Tuscan countryside
  • Visit the town of Carrara for a look at an ancient marble quarry, and glimpse into a sculpting academy
  • Embark on a hot air balloon ride over the Tuscan hills, followed by a Champagne breakfast

Starting Price

$2,907 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

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  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
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Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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