Essential Sovicille Information
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Supermarket - There is a large hypercoop in Siena, here you can buy everything. It is open Monday to Saturday from 9.00 to 20.00. In Sovicille, Rosia and San Rocco there are smaller grocery shops
Bank - There are banks in Sovicille, Rosia and San Rocco, all banks are open in the mornings and some are open for about one hour in the afternoon. Almost all the banks have cash dispensers that accept Credit Cards.
Petrol - There are several petrol stations, they are open in the morning and afternoon, on Sundays they open on a rotational basis. Most petrol stations also have a self service machine, make sure you have 5, 10 or 20 Euro notes. There are petrol stations in Sovicille, Rosia and San Rocco.
Taxi service - There is a taxi company in Siena. The contact details are: Tel: +39 0577/49222
Station - There is a station in Siena, it is not the most serviced station and often it is better to take the bus to Florence and take a train from there. For train information visit the Italian rail website www.trenitalia.com
Bicycle rental - To rent bikes you must contact a shop in Siena:
Strada Massetana Romana, 54 - Siena
Tel: +39 0577 271905
Chemist and Hospital - There is a hospital with emergency services in Siena. There are several chemists in the Sovicille council area, they are found in Sovicille, Rosia and San Rocco.
A lovely family run restaurant with local dishes and good pizza. The food is excellent quality and the owner is friendly. The desserts are not to be missed, they're all home made. If you can't choose ask for a selection!
Location: Via dei Pratini, 19, Loc. Orgia, Sovicille 53018(Siena)
Tel: +39 0577 342028
Experience an official tuscany tour with
The Florence Run
This quick 1.5 hour long jog moves at your pace and allows your acquaint yourself with Florence and discover often overlooked parts of the city.
The tours starts early and weaves through back streets and alleys in order to avoid the crowds. The run ends with a local Italian breakfast.
Every morning has a different route so you can see different parts of the city everyday.
Pisa Guided Walking Tour
Pisa, famous for its Leaning Tower, is an historic, picturesque town in the heart of Tuscany. Whilst a visit to the Tower and the stunning Piazza Dei Miracoli is a must, there is much more to discover in this vibrant, university town.from 16,31 US Dollar
Dinner in the Chianti Vineyards from Florence
Dine under the stars in a Chianti vineyard, and taste some of the region’s esteemed wine during a tasting session. After leaving Florence, you’ll travel to a farm estate in Chianti to visit its wineries and chapel. Learn about the wine during the tasting, then take a seat at a candlelit table to savor Tuscan soup, barbecued meat, and wine.
Siena Truffle-Hunting Experience
Go on an exclusive tour around the Siena hills searching for truffles. An expert truffle hunter, with his trained dog, will take you into the magic world of this underground mushroom. An English/French/Spanish-speaking interpreter will be provided to answer all of your questions and curiosities. Do not miss a chance to get closer to wild Tuscan landscapes and feel the excitement of traditional truffle hunting!from 130,5 US Dollar