Notices

Tuscany

Reply

Feb 15th, 2012, 09:19 AM
  #1
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 28
Tuscany

While in Tuscany (15 miles south of Florence) this coming May, do we have enough time to visit both Volterra and San Gimingano on the same day ? We will have a car.


We are spending 4 nights in Tuscany and are planning one full day in Florence ... hopefully combine Volterra and San Gim together on another day ..... one full day in Sienna ... any other suggestions for the last day ??? maybe we need 2 days in Florence ?
dgio1960 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Feb 15th, 2012, 09:25 AM
  #2
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 16,497
Yes---I would hit Volterra first and be there by 0930.
bobthenavigator is offline  
Reply With Quote
Feb 15th, 2012, 09:45 AM
  #3
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 851
I agree with Bob--you can visit both in the same day. We have done it several times. FWIW--I find Volterra to be the more interesting with Etruscan, Roman and Renaissance elements. SG tends to thin out in the late afternoon--4:30 on.
You can never have enough days in Florence but driving in is a hassle. There are many, many destinations in Tuscany--consider a visit to chianti.
macanimals is offline  
Reply With Quote
 



Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 06:11 AM.