Tours of Tuscany and Amalfi Coast
Italy is a location that is simply full of beauty, whether it’s the stunning views or the culture and landmarks found all around. With so much to offer, there’s no doubt that most individuals will find a trip to this part the globe to be well worth it.
However, it’s important to keep in mind that there are a number of different regions and areas that make up the country – which means that your choices for Italian getaways certainly aren’t limited.
What are the best places to visit in Italy?
While it isn’t always easy to narrow down the options, our team here at Tours of Tuscany would love to introduce you to just two of the excellent destinations that we think you’d like to check out. Hopefully, after reading a little more about just a couple of places you could go, you’ll have a better idea of where your next holiday destination will be.
Why visit the Amalfi Coast?
This area attracts thousands upon thousands of tourists every year and if you decide to come for a visit, you’re likely to see why it’s so popular.
The Amalfi Coast is a stretch of coastline in Southern Italy that has plenty to offer, whether it’s the absolutely breathtaking views, beautiful beaches, or historical landmarks. Overall, this is an excellent area for a hiking trip or to just enjoy the beauty of nature – or to have some fun in the sun, of course. There are also some excellent hotels and restaurants here too, making it an even better place to go for a holiday. Not only that, but it’s listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to the stunning Mediterranean landscapes; what more could you possibly ask for?
To give you a better idea of what you can enjoy, here’s just a quick list of things to see and do on the Amalfi Coast:
- Relax at the beaches of Maiori
- Explore the Grotta dello Smeraldo Cave on a boat tour
- Spend a day in towns like Positano, Praiano and Sorrento
- See the breathtaking waterfalls of the Valle delle Ferriere
- Pay a visit to the Sirenuse Islands
What makes tours around Tuscany special?
Our speciality is taking people on tours around the beautiful region of Tuscany – and there are quite a few reasons why we would recommend you to come to this particular area.
For starters, Tuscany is home to some of the most incredible Italian cities, like Siena and Florence. You could spend hours upon hours exploring these destinations and never grow weary of the beauty that they exude. There’s also the many historic landmarks across the region, the incredible traditional dishes to try, the fantastic wines, the awe-inspiring culture and so much more.
Want some ideas of what to do here? Here are just 5 of your options:
- Visit the Uffizi Gallery in Florence
- Enjoy a spot of wine tasting in Chianti
- Take in the medieval architecture of San Gimignano
- See the world famous Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa)
- Check out some of the fantastic landmarks in Siena
Essentially, this is the perfect place for anyone who loves art, history, food, architecture and culture – but pretty much anyone can have an amazing time here. Holidays in Tuscany have the potential to be unforgettable, especially if you have your stay planned out. In general, it may not do too much good to be wandering around aimlessly, as you might waste a lot of time that could be spent immersing yourself in the Tuscan lifestyle.
Interested in experiencing all the beauty of Tuscany for yourself?
We hope that after just taking a quick look at these two destinations, you have a better understanding of what they have to offer and why you might want to stop by.
If you’re considering visiting Tuscany in 2021, we’d love to show you around the region! Come on one of our Tuscan wine tours and enjoy some classic bottles at Chianti vineyards and wineries, or perhaps you’d be more interested in a more balanced, well rounded trip that gives you a taste of all the wonders of this stunning destination? Whatever it is you’re after, we’re certain that we’ll be able to provide you with the perfect trip.