6 days in Tuscany Itinerary

6 days in Tuscany Itinerary

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6 days in Tuscany Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Lucca
— 1 day
Bus:  30​min
2
Pisa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
San Gimignano
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Florence
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: London

1
day
Lucca

Lucca ©
Lucca, famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, remained an independent city-state until the end of the 18th century.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): do a tasting at Fattoria al Dotto, then don't miss a visit to Le mura di Lucca, and then admire the striking features of St Martin Cathedral.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Lucca driving holiday planning site .

London, UK to Lucca is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from London to Lucca, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, Lucca is a bit warmer than London - with highs of 35°C and lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Pisa.

Things to do in Lucca

Wineries Historic Sites
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Fattoria al Dotto ©
Fattoria al Dotto
Le mura di Lucca ©
Le mura di Lucca
St Martin Cathedral ©
St Martin Cathedral

2
nights
Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica romanica di San Piero a Grado, then head outdoors with Il Pineto Parco Avventura, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Costiera di Calafuria. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Museo Nazionale della Certosa Monumentale di Calci, don't miss a visit to Piazza dei Miracoli, and then take in panoramic vistas at Leaning Tower of Pisa.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Pisa trip itinerary builder website .

Pisa is just a stone's throw from Lucca. In July, daily temperatures in Pisa can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to San Gimignano.

Things to do in Pisa

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Costiera di Calafuria, Museo Nazionale della Certosa Monumentale di Calci
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Costiera di Calafuria ©
Costiera di Calafuria
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa

1
night
San Gimignano

San Gimignano ©
A historical gem in the heart of Tuscany, San Gimignano is known as the Town of Fine Towers for its jutting skyline of high city walls.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Rocca of Montestaffoli, then do a tasting at Fattoria Il Piano - Vineyard, and then contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of San Gimignano.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the San Gimignano online visit planner .

You can drive from Pisa to San Gimignano in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in San Gimignano

Historic Sites Wineries
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Rocca of Montestaffoli ©
Rocca of Montestaffoli
Fattoria Il Piano ©
Fattoria Il Piano
Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano

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nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 11th (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Loggia dei Lanzi, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, and finally see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Piazzale Michelangelo, get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, and then explore the world behind art at Uffizi Galleries.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, go to the Florence online vacation planner .

Traveling by car from San Gimignano to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. July in Florence sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

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