12 days in Tuscany Itinerary

12 days in Tuscany Itinerary

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Pisa
— 3 nights
2
Montalcino
— 3 nights
3
Greve in Chianti
— 2 nights
4
Florence
— 3 nights

3
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.
Duomo di Pisa and Camposanto are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Baptistery of St. John and Museo Nazionale della Certosa Monumentale di Calci. Explore Pisa's surroundings by going to Puccini Museum - Casa Natale (in Lucca), Centro Storico del Paese di Tellaro (in Tellaro) and Castello dei Vicari (in Lari). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Palazzo Blu, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria, admire the masterpieces at Museo delle Sinopie, and enjoy breathtaking views from Leaning Tower of Pisa.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Pisa trip planner.

Oslo, Norway to Pisa is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Oslo in April, with highs in Pisa at 22°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Montalcino.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Calci, Puccini Museum - Casa Natale, Centro Storico del Paese di Tellaro, Castello dei Vicari
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Centro Storico del Paese di Tellaro ©
Centro Storico del Paese di Tellaro
Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Baptistery of St. John ©
Baptistery of St. John

3
nights
Montalcino

Montalcino ©
In the heart of wine country, the hill town of Montalcino offers a glimpse of untouched medieval-era Tuscany.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cappella del Corporale and Collegiata di San Quirico. Archeological Museum and Tomb of Hell's Quadriga and Cappella della Madonna di Vitaleta will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Sant'Andrea, Orvieto (in Orvieto), Azienda Agricola Ercolani (in Montepulciano) and Monticchiello (in Pienza). There's still lots to do: do a tasting at Winery Solaria Patrizia Cencioni.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Montalcino day trip app.

You can drive from Pisa to Montalcino in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. April in Montalcino sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Greve in Chianti.

Things to do in Montalcino

Historic Sites · Wineries · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Orvieto, San Quirico d'Orcia, Azienda Agricola Ercolani, Archeological Museum and Tomb of Hell's Quadriga, Monticchiello
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Winery Solaria Patrizia Cencioni ©
Winery Solaria Patrizia Cencioni
Cappella della Madonna di Vitaleta ©
Cappella della Madonna di Vitaleta

2
nights
Greve in Chianti

Greve in Chianti ©
On the 11th (Sat), do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Panzanello, do a tasting at L'Orcio a Ca di Pesa srl, then do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Altiero (Winery), and finally step into the grandiose world of Castello di Montefioralle. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pieve di San Leolino, then learn about winemaking at La Cantina di Casalvento, then do a tasting at Dievole, and finally admire the masterpieces at Parco Sculture Del Chianti.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Greve in Chianti travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Montalcino to Greve in Chianti in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Greve in Chianti

Wineries · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Castelnuovo Berardenga, La Cantina di Casalvento
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Azienda Agricola Altiero (Winery) ©
Azienda Agricola Altiero (Winery)
Parco Sculture Del Chianti ©
Parco Sculture Del Chianti
Castello di Montefioralle
Castello di Montefioralle

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Basilica San Miniato al Monte will appeal to history buffs. Piazzale Michelangelo and Pitti Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi, and see the interesting displays at Cappella Brancacci.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Florence trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Greve in Chianti to Florence takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace

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