31 days in Tuscany Itinerary

31 days in Tuscany Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Siena
— 8 nights
2
Portoferraio, Elba Island
— 8 nights
3
Viareggio
— 7 nights
4
Fiesole
— 7 nights

8
nights
Siena

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Explore Siena's surroundings by going to Montalcino (Poggio Rubino & Podere Il Cocco), Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate) and San Gimignano (Guardastelle Vineyard, Historic Centre of San Gimignano, &more). There's much more to do: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Siena, learn the tricks of the trade with Take Me Out in Tuscany, and pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Siena trip planner.

Florence to Siena is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Portoferraio.

Things to do in Siena

Wineries Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

San Gimignano, Montalcino, Famiglia Buccelletti Winery, Fattoria di Montemaggio, Poggio al Bosco
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Scuola di Cucina di Lella ©
Scuola di Cucina di Lella
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

8
nights
Portoferraio, Elba Island

Portoferraio ©
Portoferraio is a town and comune in the province of Livorno, on the edge of the eponymous harbour of the island of Elba. Change things up with these side-trips from Portoferraio: Spiaggia di Cavoli (in Seccheto), Monte Capanne (in Marciana) and Stabilimento Balneare Mandel 2 (in Capoliveri). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Spiaggia Di Sansone, stroll through Spiaggia del Relitto, and make a trip to Bastioni Medicei.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Portoferraio holiday planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Siena to Portoferraio in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Siena in October: highs in Portoferraio hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Viareggio.

Things to do in Portoferraio

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Capoliveri, Marciana, Campo nell'Elba, Marina di Campo, Spiaggia di Cavoli
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Spiaggia di Seccione ©
Spiaggia di Seccione
Spiaggia Di Sansone ©
Spiaggia Di Sansone
Spiaggia La Sorgente ©
Spiaggia La Sorgente

7
nights
Viareggio

Viareggio ©
Viareggio is a city and comune in northern Tuscany, Italy, on the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea. Change things up with these side-trips from Viareggio: Lucca (St Martin Cathedral, Torre Guinigi, &more). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy breathtaking views from Leaning Tower of Pisa, look for all kinds of wild species at La Lecciona, kick back and relax at Bagno Maurizio, and make a trip to Piazza dei Miracoli.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Viareggio trip planning website.

Getting from Portoferraio to Viareggio by combination of ferry and car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and train. In October in Viareggio, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 24th (Wed), you'll travel to Fiesole.

Things to do in Viareggio

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Lucca, Pisa, Bagno Eva, La Vela BeachClub
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Bagno Maurizio ©
Bagno Maurizio
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Le mura di Lucca ©
Le mura di Lucca

7
nights
Fiesole

Fiesole ©
Fiesole is a town and comune of the Metropolitan City of Florence in the Italian region of Tuscany, on a scenic height above Florence, 8km northeast of that city. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fiesole: Florence (Pitti Palace, Piazza della Signoria, &more). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Fiesole trip planner.

Traveling by car from Viareggio to Fiesole takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Fiesole can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Fiesole

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

Florence
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

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