4 days in Tuscany Itinerary

4 days in Tuscany Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Ljubljana
Drive:  5 h 15 min
1
San Gimignano
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Portoferraio, Elba Island
— 2 nights
Ferry + Drive:  3 h
3
Florence
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
End: Ljubljana

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San Gimignano

San Gimignano ©
A historical gem in the heart of Tuscany, San Gimignano is known as the Town of Fine Towers for its jutting skyline of high city walls.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Guardastelle Vineyard.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Gimignano trip planner.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to San Gimignano is an approximately 5.5- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of shuttle, flight, train, and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, expect San Gimignano to be a bit warmer, temps between 35°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Portoferraio.

Things to do in San Gimignano

Wineries
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Guardastelle Vineyard ©
Guardastelle Vineyard

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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. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): kick back and relax at Spiaggia Canata, then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia delle Tombe, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Cavoli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Luisi d'Angelo, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Schiapparello, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Di Sansone.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Portoferraio journey builder tool.

Drive from San Gimignano to Portoferraio in 3.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Portoferraio can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Portoferraio

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Spiaggia Luisi d'Angelo, Spiaggia Canata, Spiaggia delle Tombe, Spiaggia di Cavoli
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Spiaggia Di Sansone ©
Spiaggia Di Sansone
Spiaggia di Cavoli ©
Spiaggia di Cavoli

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Florence trip builder website.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Portoferraio to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

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