San Gimignano, known fondly as 'Medieval Manhattan', is an incredible town that conserves all of its medieval charm. Famous for its many towers, it has wonderful squares, narrow stone streets and plenty of romantic corners to explore. From various points there are excellent views of the river Elsa valley. This is one of the Tuscan towns that must not be missed on any trip to the region.
Essential San Gimignano Information
Things to do
The medieval city hosts a large range of activities and events throughout the year.
San Gimignano has a large choice of shops to accommodate your self-catering needs and also just for browsing for a souvenir.Read more
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Guided Hiking Tour in Tuscany with Lunch Wine and Olive Oil Tasting
This private custom tour is a perfect combination to enjoy the best of Tuscany. You will visit medieval villages, fortress and a Renaissance Villa; you will have a private lunch paired with 5 wines in a local winery and a guided hiking tour will lead you to discover the gorgeous Tuscan countryside.from 261 US Dollar
Santa Croce Basilica and Opera del Duomo Complex Museum Entrance Tickets
Enjoy the ease of a combo ticket and make sure you see two of the historic beauties of Florence, birthplace of the Renaissance.
Basilica of Santa Croce is one of the most beautiful churches of Florence and the largest Franciscan church in the world; it is also known as the Temple of the Italian Glories, as many important artists, writers and scientists, including Michelangelo Buonarroti, Galileo Galilei, Gioachino Rossini, Ugo Foscolo and Leon Battista Alberti are buried here.
The Opera del Duomo Complex Museum, which through the admission package allows access to Brunelleschi's Dome, Giotto's Bell Tower, Baptistery of San Giovanni, Ruins of Santa Reparata and Galleria dell’Opera di Santa Maria del Fiore.from 31,81 US Dollar
Tuscany Vespa Tour with Tasting Experience
Ride through the beautiful countryside that surrounds Florence on the back of a vintage Vespa on this tasting tour. Starting from the city center of Florence, this fantastic tour leaves the city for the iconic Tuscan hills. There are plenty of photo opportunities, including the famous Piazzale Michelangelo. Along the way you will stop at a charming eatery in the heart of the Chianti region to taste some locally-produced ham and cheese paired with a glass of Chianti wine. Let your driver transport you on this quintessentially Italian tour.
Private Guided Tour of Florence Basilicas and Their Cloisters
The invaluable artistic treasures and beautiful Romanesque, Gothic and Renaissance architecture of the spectacular churches of Santa Croce, San Lorenzo and Santa Maria Novella and the charm of the ancient cloisters, evocative oases of peace and greenery in the heart of the city.from 27,19 US Dollar