Immerse yourself in the fantastic word of the “Twilight saga” in a day tour around Volterra and explore the beauty of San Gimignano, a small town famous for its medieval fortress. Enjoy a typical wine and cheese tasting.
With its captivating beauty, Volterra is often considered the most magic Tuscan hill town. The town's shape is evidence of its Etruscan origins; visitors today can still see a good part of the city's surrounding walls, which date back to the 4th century BC. An expert guide will accompany you through the charming streets of the historic town centre, which will allow you to appreciate the extraordinary cultural richness of the area. Fans all over the world appreciate Volterra for its connection to the célèbre “Twilight” saga; in fact the town holds a great deal of legends and folklore connected with the legendary vampire creatures. The tour will continue with a visit to the Alabaster Museum to see the stone that made Volterra famous around the world. Following that, you can relax while savoring a tasting of typical Tuscan cheeses in a specialized shop right in the heart of town. In the afternoon you'll visit San Gimignano, the famous Medieval town that holds the prestigious denomination of UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy one hour of free time to stroll around the characteristic streets and alleyways, and experience the extraordinary atmosphere and landscapes of the Tuscan countryside. Close to the end of your tour you'll stop at a wine cellar in a close-by farm, where you'll enjoy tasting a selection of locally-produced wines. On the way back to Florence, you'll also stop to visit a Medieval fortress in the Chianti region.
Customers must be able to climb and descend stairs.
Check in close 15 minutes prior departure.
Please note, Chinese and Japanese languages are available at an extra cost (during the booking process, please, select the additional offer "CH or Jap language"- price per person)
Full refund is guaranteed if the cancellation is made 48 hours prior the offer's start date. We don't apply any refund if the cancellation is made less than 48 hours before offer start date.