6 days in San Gimignano & Siena Itinerary

6 days in San Gimignano & Siena Itinerary

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San Gimignano
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Siena
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San Gimignano

San Gimignano ©

Town of Fine Towers

A historical gem in the heart of Tuscany, San Gimignano is known as the Town of Fine Towers for its jutting skyline of high city walls.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Gimignano: Pisa (Duomo di Pisa, Leaning Tower of Pisa, &more) and Le mura di Lucca (in Lucca). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of San Gimignano, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di San Gimignano, and do a tasting at Guardastelle Vineyard.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our San Gimignano road trip site.

If you are flying in from Iceland, the closest major aiports are Peretola Airport, Pisa International Airport and Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport. June in San Gimignano sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in San Gimignano

Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

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Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Le mura di Lucca ©
Le mura di Lucca
Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano

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Siena

Siena ©

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero di San Giovanni, take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Mangia, get lost in a book at Biblioteca Piccolomini, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena driving holiday planner.

Getting from San Gimignano to Siena by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Siena

Tours · Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Wine Tours & Tastings