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Tuscany
The achingly beautiful Tuscany region of Italy is a touchstone of art, food, and culture. Made up of stunning countryside and distinguished cities, Tuscany is the perfect escape for gastronomes, cognoscenti, and fans of the Italian Renaissance. Visit the stunning Roman Catholic cathedrals and galleries of Florence and Arezzo, or make your way to Pisa to see its hallmark Leaning Tower. A bike tour through olive groves and vineyards is a popular way to literally breathe in the Tuscan atmosphere.

All things to do » Things to do

Nearby recommended attractions:

Piazzale Michelangelo
Piazzale Michelangelo(Florence)
Owner description: This 19th century piazza has undoubtedly the best panoramic view of Florence. The square is decorated with copies of Michelangelo's sculptures, but it's the view people come here... more Owner description: This 19th century piazza has undoubtedly the best panoramic view of Florence. The square is decorated with copies of Michelangelo's sculptures, but it's the view people come here to see. less
Attraction type: Lookouts; Points of Interest & Landmarks
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Piazza della Signoria
Piazza della Signoria(Florence)
Since its beginning during the Middle Ages, the Piazza della Signoria has been the political heart of the city.
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks; Historic Walking Areas
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Siena Cathedral
Siena Cathedral(Siena)
Owner description: The magnificent complex of the Cathedral of Siena, its Duomo, houses a series of some of the most important monuments of the European artistic panorama. With its more than one... more Owner description: The magnificent complex of the Cathedral of Siena, its Duomo, houses a series of some of the most important monuments of the European artistic panorama. With its more than one million visitors every year, the Cathedral without a doubt represents the fulcrum of the entire complex, while other significant elements include the Crypt, the Baptistery and the Museo dell'Opera, all part of the impressive mass formed by the "Duomo Vecchio" (Old Cathedral), and the "Duomo Nuovo" (New Cathedral). Visitors will travel along a memorable itinerary to the discovery of self and the truth of faith through culture and art, the result of more than a millennium of Western history. less
Attraction type: Sacred & Religious Sites; Churches & Cathedrals
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Duomo - Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore
Duomo - Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore(Florence)
Designed by Arnolfo di Cambio at the end of the 13th century, the Cathedral's trademark dome is now the symbol of Florence.
Attraction type: Sacred & Religious Sites; Churches & Cathedrals
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Piazza del Duomo
Piazza del Duomo(Florence)
This large city square contains the Basilica of Santa Maria del Fiore, the third largest cathedral in the world after St. Peter's in Rome and St. Paul's in London.
Attraction type: Historic Walking Areas
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Nearby recommended restaurants:

Buon Gusto Gelateria
Buon Gusto Gelateria
Ranked #1 of 52 Restaurants in Pienza
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Drinks, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Le Contrade
Le Contrade
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Good for: Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Fattoria la Vialla
Fattoria la Vialla
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Marco Ottaviano Il Gelato Gourmet
Marco Ottaviano Il Gelato Gourmet
Ranked #1 of 2,512 Restaurants in Florence
Price: $2 - $7
Cuisines: Italian, Gluten Free Options
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Free Wifi, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Ischieto
Ischieto
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
Good for: Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Smart Hotel Bartolini
3.0 of 5
Smart Hotel Bartolini
$59 - $98 (€52 - €87)
Ranked #1 of 109 Hotels in Montecatini Terme
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Hotel Le Macinaie - Monte Amiata
2.0 of 5
Hotel Le Macinaie - Monte Amiata
$43 - $148
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Hotel Reali
3.0 of 5
Hotel Reali
$54 - $78
Ranked #1 of 87 Hotels in Chianciano Terme
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Villa Marsili
4.0 of 5
Villa Marsili
$111 - $412 (€98 - €365)
Ranked #1 of 24 Hotels in Cortona
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Meuble il Riccio
Meuble il Riccio
$113 - $180 (€100 - €160)
Ranked #1 of 29 Hotels in Montepulciano
Hotel Vecchio Asilo
1.0 of 5
Hotel Vecchio Asilo
$98 - $157 (€87 - €139)
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Ulignano
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Castello Banfi - Il Borgo
5.0 of 5
Castello Banfi - Il Borgo
$538 - $1,166 (€477 - €1,034)
Ranked #1 of 14 Hotels in Montalcino
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Portrait Firenze
5.0 of 5
Portrait Firenze
$526 - $2,275 (€466 - €2,017)
Ranked #1 of 421 Hotels in Florence
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Grand Amore Hotel and Spa
4.0 of 5
Grand Amore Hotel and Spa
$248 - $550
Ranked #2 of 421 Hotels in Florence
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