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"Siena
Siena and San Gimignano Day Trip from Florence"Leave Florence by air-conditioned coach and travel south to Siena passing through the postcard-perfect Tuscan countryside. Travel through the area known as Chianti admiring the idyllic landscape of verdant green hills punctuated by cypress trees vineyards and olive groves. After 1.5 hours stop in the medieval walled city of Siena – Tuscany’s elegantly beautiful second city.Your first visit is the Basilica of San Domenico a treasure chest of Renaissance dedicated to St. Catherine of Siena. Head inside the Basilica with your guide and admire its highlights. After marveling at the artwork
From EUR55.00
 
Private Tour: San Gimignano Walking Tour
"San Gimignano is the exemplar Tuscan hill-town with its 14 medieval towers still towering over the rooftops it stands as one of the most prominent Tuscan sites. Despite the many visitors that arrive in San Gimignano every day the town remains such a delight to behold and is and always will be a must see in Tuscany. San Gimignano is situated about 25 miles from both Siena and Florence and is easily reached from both of these cities. Historically as today San Gimignano was a through fare for travelers and pilgrims traveling up or down the Italian peninsula.The tour starts at Porta San Giovanni
From EUR150.00
 
San Gimignano and Volterra Tour by Private Luxury Van
San Gimignano and Chianti Countryside""Start your tour with a pickup from your downtown Florence hotel at 9:30am. Begin your 1-hour long journey to San Gimignano where you will be dropped off at the old city gate S.Giovanni. There you will enjoy free time to explore the city and walk along its narrow streets. The driver will suggest sites for you to visit such as Piazza Duomo the Collegiata and Sant'Agostino. View the towers that overlook the town climbing up as you stroll. Taste the flavors of the town by trying the white wine and award winning ice cream in Piazza della Cisterna. Next
From EUR490.00

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Bar Piazzetta

This is the worst Italian restaurant I went in. Overpriced, we ordered Panini's, the bread was stale, dry, and for 4 dl of coke in a glass, they charged 5€ !!! I put a picture of what I ordered with...
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Gelateria Di Piazza

This small but very popular Gelateria Di Piazza is very well known amongst locals and tourists for the best ice cream in Tuscany. The owner Sergio has won many competitions including the Gelato Del...
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Das Nisio

A short menu without pizza, a selection of any of the dishes was a positive delight to eat. The emphasis is on modern presentation and you aren't overwhelmed by the quantities - it is possible to eat...
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Pasticceria Armando e Marcella

This bakery is on the main street Via San Giovanni. We met them because they own the Sangi Aparment were we slept so we had to come to the bakery to do the check in. We took a look and decided that...
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Hotel Bel Soggiorno Restaurant

We were looking for a good restaurant to celebrate and while we were walking around during the day we saw this one. It is in the very center, right on the main steet Via San Giovanni. We look at the...
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Beppone - Ristorante Pizzeria

You can’t visit Toscana without going to San Gimignano. A nice lovely little city. Pizzeria/ristorante Beppone is a place to eat and drink and stay for lunch or supper. There are two rooms in a cellar...
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Gelateria della Piazza

An Italian friend who has traveled extensively listed this gelateria among his top 5 in the country. So, we piled in around 9:30 in the morning for a "breakfast" of gelato. The owner, Sergio, is...
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Trattoria Chiribiri

This tiny trattoria hosted one of the best meals I had in Italy. There are only a few tables and the menu is limited, but I believe it changes on a regular basis. This meal was a chance to eat a few...
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IL Pino

This is by far one of the best restaurants in San Gimignano. I am a professional Chef who has lived and trained in Italy so I know my restaurants. The duck terrine appetizer with white truffle is...
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Gelateria di Piazza

Sergio Dondoli has been churning out award winning ice cream in San Gimignano since 1992, and if you want to taste what all the fuss is about then head to Gelateria di Piazza and sample a scoop or...
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Il Beppone

Having dined on superb Italian cuisine for nearly a week we decided to try this restaurant out as it had a good pizza menu. The steak my husband ordered was as tough as an old boot and when he tried...
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Gelateria di Piazza

On Piazza del Cisterna you can have the best icecream of Italy. Gelateria di Piazza received a prize for its icecream. They have all kinds of flavours from traditional to fruity icecream.For a cone...
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Ristorante Perucà

A small and cozy restaurant situated in the renovated wine caves of an ancient palazzo. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful in explaining what was on the menu (and what I couldn't find in my...
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Outside San Giovanni Gate

By the entrance door San Giovanni (on the outside) there are a few restaurants. We had lunch on one of them, as it wasn’t over crowded and had tables outside, allowing us to enjoy the wonderful sunny...
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Top Hotels in San Gimignano

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Via delle Torri, 4, Ulignano, San Gimignano, 53030, Italy
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Localita Sovestro 63, San Gimignano, Tuscany, 53037, Italy
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Piazza della Cisterna, 13, San Gimignano, Tuscany, 53073, Italy
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Via San Matteo 87, San Gimignano, Tuscany, 53073, Italy
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Via Matteotti, 15, San Gimignano, Tuscany, 53037, Italy
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Via Santa Maria 21 B, San Gimignano, Tuscany, Italy
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Top Things to Do in San Gimignano

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Collegiata di Santa Maria Assunta - Collegiate Church

In the 15C the Collegiata was extended and among the additions was a special chapel to its local Santa Fina (who died in 1253).The chapel has two paintings of her deathbed and her funeral painted by...
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Palazzo del Popolo

The Palazzo del Popolo (or Nuovo Podesta) is on the south side of the Piazza Duomo almost touching the church. Its right edge is almost touching the Torre Grossa. The left edge leads to a double...
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Piazza della Cisterna

At the edge of the Piazza della Cisterna, when you enter from its northeast point along the right (north) wall of the piazza are the two Torre of the Aringhelli family leading members of the Guelphs...
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Chiesa di Sant'Agostino

Go inside the church and look at the many paintings by Gozzoli about the life of Saint Augustine which were created about 1461. These pictures were made after hours when a study was being made by...
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Torre Grossa

There is a view fem the top of the Torre Grossa that is 360 degrees that oin cludes a;]ll of the hills as wek a all of the small town below. Be sure to see the Piazza della Cisterna below with an...
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Via San Giovanni

Right after Porta San Giovanni there is the ancient cobbled street of San Giovanni, the main street of San Gimignano. San Giovanni street is flanked by imposing buildings, some of which still have...
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"Small town with lots of towers"
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"The Town with Towers"
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"San Gimignano delle belle torri"
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"San Gimignano"
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