8 days in Tuscany Itinerary

8 days in Tuscany Itinerary

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8 days in Tuscany Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
+2
Fly + Tram + Train:  8​h 45​min
1
Siena
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Portoferraio, Elba Island
— 1 night
Ferry + Drive:  3​h
3
Florence
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

3
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Abbazia di San Galgano and Abbazia di Sant'Antimo will appeal to history buffs. Head to San Quirico d'Orcia and Comune Di Certaldofor plenty of shopping. Get out of town with these interesting Siena side-trips: Eremo Le Celle (in Cortona), Voglie di Bosco Moretti (in Fabro) and Perugia (Rocca Paolina, Vieille Ville, & more). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Centro Storico di Siena, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia, explore the fascinating underground world of Orvieto Sotterranea, and admire the masterpieces at Complesso Museale Santa Maria della Scala.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena tour itinerary planning app .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Siena is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Siena is minus 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Tel Aviv in December, with highs in Siena at 16°C and lows at 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Portoferraio.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Perugia, Comune Di Certaldo, Orvieto Underground, Voglie di Bosco Moretti, Eremo Le Celle
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Eremo Le Celle ©
Eremo Le Celle
Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano
Abbazia di Sant'Antimo ©
Abbazia di Sant'Antimo

1
night
Portoferraio, Elba Island

Portoferraio ©
Portoferraio is a town and comune in the province of Livorno, on the edge of the eponymous harbour of the island of Elba. On the 20th (Fri), stroll through Spiaggia di Cavoli, kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Barabarca, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia delle Ghiaie, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Capo Bianco, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia Di Sansone.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Portoferraio trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from Siena to Portoferraio takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Siena in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Portoferraio, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Portoferraio

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Spiaggia di Cavoli, Spiaggia di Barabarca
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia Di Sansone ©
Spiaggia Di Sansone
Spiaggia di Cavoli ©
Spiaggia di Cavoli

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pitti Palace and Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore. Let the collections at Palazzo Strozzi and Museo Nazionale del Bargello capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Rocchetta Mattei (in Grizzana Morandi), Duomo di Modena (in Modena) and Museo Ducati (in Borgo Panigale). And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, and look for gifts at Officina Profumo-Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence holiday maker tool .

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Portoferraio to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Traveling from Portoferraio in December, Florence is slightly colder at night with lows of 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Rocchetta Mattei, Duomo di Modena, Museo Ducati
Highlights from your plan
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Rocchetta Mattei ©
Rocchetta Mattei

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