How to visit the Etruscan towns in Tuscany traveling by train

How to visit the Etruscan towns in Tuscany traveling by train

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 30. Aug, 2016 | 0 Comments

Travel slowly in such a magical place like Tuscany is a must for who likes authenticity, because only moving without haste you can appreciate all the sides of this land, its towns and landscapes that seem to extend towards infinity. In September there will be two opportunities to explore the surroundings of Siena in an […]

Nature trails in Siena surroundings

Nature trails in Siena surroundings

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 15. Mar, 2016 | 0 Comments

What better way to start the spring season that a trekking tour on the tracks of the pilgrims that in the Middle Ages came to Siena along the Via Francigena? The specific itinerary that we suggest this time is called “The Way of Grance”, named after the fortified warehouses used for storing foodstuffs of Santa […]

Val d’Orcia top sights, explore the happy valley near Siena

Val d’Orcia top sights, explore the happy valley near Siena

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 23. Oct, 2015 | 0 Comments

The route that we offer you concerns the Val d’Orcia, a vast land that is worth a visit especially in autumn, thanks to the Festival of Terre di Siena, an initiative that enhances the most beautiful places of the valley with guided tours and trekking activities suitable to all. If you are wondering when to […]

Where to go horseback riding near Siena?

Where to go horseback riding near Siena?

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 31. Aug, 2015 | 0 Comments

There are many ways to visit Siena and surroundings; if you are looking for something different from a route on foot or by train, we recommend horseback riding, an activity that allows an authentic contact with nature and the discovery of landscapes otherwise unreachable. To better explain how to join in a horseback riding excursion […]

Siena Contrade guided tours in December

Siena Contrade guided tours in December

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 20. Nov, 2014 | 0 Comments

The history of Siena cannot be separated from its Contrade, existing since at least the XIII century, although with different purposes. The Contrada is not simply a ward or district, as each has its own democratically elected administrative organs and contributes not only to the Palio but a lso to the decisions of the Senese […]

Guided walking tours in Siena historical center

Guided walking tours in Siena historical center

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 30. Sep, 2014 | 0 Comments

Siena is a town that you must see by walk: how to feel otherwise the wonder of squares, alleys and palaces that haven’t lost their original charm and are always meeting places? Among the available guided tours there are some walking tours that meet the demands of tourists who want to go shopping and see […]

10 years of urban trekking in Siena

10 years of urban trekking in Siena

Posted by in Archive, Events, Itineraries on 17. Oct, 2013 | 0 Comments

The tourist who wants to discover the town by walk without haste, listening to anecdotes about Siena’s history, admiring the landscape from a new perspective, should join the Urban Trekking Day, the initiative that involves 35 cities in Italy. Siena is the pioneer in Italy’s Urban Trekking, a funny activity suitable to each kind of […]

Slow travel in Siena and province

Slow travel in Siena and province

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 02. Oct, 2013 | 0 Comments

October reminds to a more relaxed lifestyle, trips to do without stress and destinations to visit with a bit of curiosity. So we recommend you a successful event, the Train Nature, that starts just on this month: 8 slow tourism itineraries in the heart of Senese countryside; the first event will be on Sunday 13th […]

Surprising tours in Siena

Surprising tours in Siena

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 05. Sep, 2013 | 0 Comments

Walks at night, amazing discoveries and dinners at the best restaurants in the heart of Siena: in September this is possible thanks to the “Thursday Discoveries”, planned by the tourist guides associated to Federagit Confesercenti. These weekly meeetings are very exclusive, because you can discover anecdotes, oddities and secrets about alleys, palaces, churches and squares […]

White night in Siena for summer solstice

White night in Siena for summer solstice

Posted by in Archive, Events, Itineraries on 14. Jun, 2013 | 0 Comments

Are you looking for an original way to celebrate the summer’s coming? Stay in Siena on 21st June and join the White Night, an exclusive event which will involve stores, museums and clubs to enliven all the squares and the alleys of the town. The summer solstice will be the chance to go shopping until midnight […]

Traveling and reading in Siena

Traveling and reading in Siena

Posted by in Archive, Events, Itineraries on 31. May, 2013 | 0 Comments

June is the best period for festivals in Siena and province, because you can also explore this charming side of Tuscany and take advantage of events promoting the natural landscape. We recommend you two festivals for a relaxing break among the sweet beloved hills from artists and poets: Narrazioni Libera Tutti, came at the 8th edition, […]

Gastronomical tour through Crete Senesi

Gastronomical tour through Crete Senesi

Posted by in Archive, Food & Wine, Itineraries on 03. May, 2013 | 0 Comments

Thinking about Crete Senesi is like to be under a spell: who has been there continues to dream about it and want to come back as soon as possible. So we suggest periodically events, feasts and festivals which take place in this very special area of Senese province. On Sunday 5th May you can begin an […]

Surroundings of Siena: a charming route

Surroundings of Siena: a charming route

Posted by in Archive, Culture, Itineraries on 03. Apr, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sunny days are coming, so for your spring holidays you can try our itinerary along the hills of Siena and amaze yourselves thanks to the landscape and the enchanting towns which we discovered. This area is called Montagnola Senese and includes Siena, Monteriggioni, Casole d’Elsa and Sovicille; here you can walk through copse woods, where there […]

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