Get Inspired / Italy Italian Self Drive Itineraries - Tuscany Share on email Print this article Share on Facebook Get Inspired / Italy Italian Self Drive Itineraries - Tuscany story by: Inspire France & Italy 8 days/7 nights This is a place to come and experience Italy at its best. Drive around leisurely, shop at the local markets, wander through the villages and dine on the rustic foods that the area is famous for. Base yourself in a villa for 7 nights and head out and about on day trips. Driving distances are no great so you’ll have time to soak up your surrounds. Day 1: Florence - San Gimignano. Collect your car and head to your villa. Day 2: San Gimignano. Find your local shops before heading to gorgeous San Simi, famous for its towers. Day 3: Siena Day Trip. A charming hilltop town with a maze of pedestrian streets. Day 4: Perugia Day Trip. Umbria’s capital is a medieval, walled, university town that is amazing. Day 5: Greve Day Trip. The centre of the famous Chianti wine area and home of some of the best local restaurants you’ll fine. Day 6: Lucca Day Trip. A wonderful walled medieval city - a bit of a hidden treasure. Day 7: Pienza Day Trip. Take in the colour window boxes with shuttered windows. Make sure you try their famous cheese. Day 8: San Gimignano - Florence. Highlights worth seeing along the way: Bagno Vignoni - A picturesque village with a large thermal pool right in the town square. Montepulciano - a very hilly village renowned for its underground wine cellars Montalcino - Home to a 14th century fort. > Check out our HOT deals to Italy now! > More HOT deal to the UK & Europe. Enquire Now First name* Last name* Email* Phone How can we help? My preferred House of Travel Store* Select Outlet Auckland Albany: Auckland North Botany Junction: Auckland South Browns Bay: Auckland North Devonport: Auckland North Ellerslie: Auckland Central Hobsonville: Auckland West Howick: Auckland East Milford: Auckland North New Lynn: LynnMall Auckland West Newmarket: Auckland Central Orewa: Auckland North Parnell: Auckland Central Ponsonby: Auckland Central Remuera: Auckland Central St Heliers: Auckland East Takanini: Auckland South Takapuna: Auckland North Whangaparaoa: Auckland North Bay of Plenty Mt Maunganui Papamoa Rotorua Taupo Tauranga CBD the Crossing Canterbury Ashburton Barrington: Christchurch South Christchurch City: Christchurch Central Ferrymead: Christchurch East High Street Lanes: Christchurch Central Hornby: Christchurch West Merivale: Christchurch Central Northlands: Papanui Christchurch North Rangiora Riccarton: Christchurch Central Shirley: Christchurch North Timaru Upper Riccarton: Christchurch West Hawke's Bay / Gisborne Havelock North Jenny Nilsson: Hastings Nelson / Marlborough Blenheim Motueka Nelson Richmond Northland Kerikeri: Northland Whangarei: Northland Otago / Southland Alexandra Balclutha Dunedin Lakers Gore Lakers Invercargill Oamaru Wanaka Taranaki / Manawatu Broadway: Palmerston North New Plymouth Stephen Parsons: Palmerston North Wanganui Waikato Calder & Lawson: Hamilton East Cambridge Coromandel: Whangamata Hamilton: Hamilton Central Matamata Morrinsville Taupo Te Awamutu Wellington / Wairarapa Featherston Street CBD: Wellington City Hunter St CBD: Wellington City Johnsonville: Wellington North Kapiti Coast: Paraparaumu Lower Hutt: Wellington North Masterton West Coast Greymouth Hokitika Westport I would like to receive email updates on the latest HOT holiday deals HOT Privacy Statement * required fields Similar Journeys Add or remove from Wishlist Milan day trips for the budget-conscious Read more Add or remove from Wishlist These adventures should be on everyone's bucket list Read more Done this? Tell your friends about it.