San Gimignano and Volterra
Among rolling hills and rows of cypress trees, history and crafts
Allow time to stop in Monteriggioni along the scenic road from Siena to San Gimignano and admire the distinctive fortress dating back to the year 1200. Immerse yourself in the history of battles and victories that have defined San Gimignano, and take a tour of its numerous artisan stores to discover local products. Taste Vernaccia wine and one of the region's many delicious dishes.
Then continue your journey to Volterra, and admire the city's harmonious blend of Etruscan, Roman, medieval and Renaissance styles. As you stroll through the streets of the historic center, discover the centuries-old tradition of alabaster working, with which the skilled hands of local artisans create unique and beautiful objects.