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Volterra

Volterra is one of the finest and lesser known hilltop towns tucked away in the heart of Tuscany only a short distance from Florence 72 kms, Siena 50 kms,Pisa 64 kms,S.Gimignano 29 kms.
Idyllically set amidst an evocative landscape of soft rolling hills and lush woodland abruptly defined by barren ,deep clay walled chasms, gullies and ravines, Volterra, 545 metres above sea level, dominates and divides the Cecina and Era valleys.
Volterra is a town of Etruscan origins and is famous for it's Etruscan style craft works in alabaster.

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Anghiari By Night: Photography Walking Tour

Take your camera skills to the next level and discover the beauty of Anghiari at night. Your professional photographer will share tips and tricks on the techniques of night photography. Learn the art of good composition as you wander the streets and terraces of this stunning medieval town.This tour is designed for people of all skill levels who use DSLR or compact cameras - tripods are provided. Your photography tour is limited to just 8 people for personalized attention from your photographer guide.

from 100,86 US Dollar

Private Full-Day Tour to San Gimignano and Volterra from Siena

Discover two of the most evocative towns of Tuscany, San Gimignano and Volterra.  Stop in Colle di Val d'Elsa, considered the capital of Italian crystal. Savor a traditional lunch at a local farm in San Gimignano. Explore the famous 13th century walled city of San Gimignano, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit Volterra, known as the jewel of Etruscan, Roman and Medieval art.


from 190,37 US Dollar

Independent Rome Day Trip from Florence by High-Speed Train

See Rome on this full-day tour from Florence, which includes a pass for the hop-on, hop-off bus tour. This is an easy way to see the Eternal City, taking away any stress of booking train tickets and bus passes. After the high-speed train ride from Florence, get on the hop-on, hop-off bus and explore famed sites like the Colosseum, the Circus Maximus, the Vatican, Capitoline Hill, and the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore. At the end of the day, return to Florence by high-speed train.

from 137,69 US Dollar

Private De Medici Tour

This is a magnificent guided cultural experience made of interesting tales stories and anecdotes about the noble dynasty de 'Medici, which, starting from the fifteenth century, has left indelible marks in the Tuscan capital and has become one amongst the most powerful families of the Florentine and Italian history. 

  • Meeting with the guide
  • Visit of the exteriors of palace Medici Riccardi
  • Visit of the Medicee Chapels
  • Aperitive in via de' Medici (included)
  • Visit of Palazzo Vecchio with access to Torre Arnolfiana
  • Full Day (like Half Day adding next stages)
  • Typical tuscan lunch
  • Departure with Minivan
  • Walking in Villa Medicea di Castello
  • Visit of Villa Petraia
  • Return to an agreed meeting point

from 155,65 US Dollar
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