There are very few places on earth that can capture your heart quite like Tuscany. This is a place of old fashioned treasures, exquisite landscapes and cuisine that will change your life. For those who revel in Renaissance splendour this is the place to celebrate, what with its legacy of monumental sculptures, paintings and architecture that make a portfolio of the arts to good to be true. A longing for discovery is what draws people to visit Tuscany, with its many churches, museums and galleries to explore, with parks and natural areas to soothe and relax.
Tuscany is a gourmet destination rich in produce that makes the region’s reputation for food and drink amongst the very top in the world. So much of the everyday is consumed tasting, discussing and entertaining around food, which the region is very proud of. Tuscan wine is heralded to be the blockbuster of Italian wines with many suppliers, artisan shops and restaurants to sip and sample in.
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For those picturesque moments you won’t be disappointed when visiting Tuscany. The region is known for its rolling hills, olive groves and vineyards that make an appearance in most views, with medieval villages framed by mountains and forests found in the north. This is a place where being outside is as exciting as discovering hidden treasures in old buildings.
There are many places to visit in Tuscany so it is recommended to explore the region and to familiarise yourself with the more popular cities and regional towns. Here are some of our favourite venues in Tuscany across places such as Florence, Pisa, Chianti, Siena, Monteriggioni, Volterra, Arezzo and Luca.