Further Afield

Description

Many captivating Tuscan towns can be easily reached for day visits from Al Bastini with particular Tuscan highlights being San Gimignano, Volterra and Monteriggioni (90 minutes). Into neighbouring Umbria, you can reach Assisi, Perugia and Arezzo within 2 ½ hours. Travelling up the coast past Forte dei Marmi, you can visit the fabulously picturesque villages of Cinque Terre in 90 minutes.  The wonderful medieval university city of Bologna, arguably the food capital of Italy, is only 90 minutes away.  For longer stays, via Livorno (45 minutes), you can take ferries to the islands of Elba and Sardinia.

Manarola village, Cinque terre

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Piazza dell Anfiteatro at Lucca aerial view

15 mins

Lucca

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The leaning tower of Pisa

30 mins

Pisa

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View on the Alpi Apuane from the beach of Versilia (Mediterranean Sea), Viareggio, Tuscany, Italy

30 mins

Versilian Coast

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Duomo Florence at night

75 mins

Florence

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Aerial view of Siena, Campo Square (Piazza del Campo) in Siena, Tuscany, Italy

90 mins

Siena

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Bolgheri vineyard

Vineyards & Wine Tasting

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A statue of famous composer Giacomo Puccini

Puccini

GIACOMO PUCCINI
Pastries displayed in a bakery in Italy

Shopping

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Trattoria restaurant in Florence

Restaurants

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A tennis ball by the net on a tennis court

Sports

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