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Tuscany & Siena

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  • 7-day itinerary: 6 nights hotel accommodation (including breakfast)
  • 5-day itinerary: 4 nights hotel accommodation (including breakfast)

 

  • Support of an ATG Route Manager who will meet you at the start of your holiday for a briefing, move your luggage along the route, book restaurants for you, help you with any travel arrangements and be contactable at any time during your holiday.
  • Route booklet with detailed maps and easy-to-follow instructions, GPS coordinates, town maps, historical and background notes and comprehensive general information
  • Pre-trip information including travel advice, practical information relating to your trip and what-to-bring checklists

 

What’s NOT included?

  • Lunches: the route books provide information as to where you can purchase picnic supplies and/or bars and restaurants on the route.
  • Evening meals: for evenings when a meal at your hotel is not included, the route book has restaurant suggestions to suit a variety of budgets, and the Route Manager will be pleased to book restaurants on your behalf.
  • Transport to/from the start/end of the route.
  • Entrance fees to museums, churches etc.
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The recommended airports for this trip are Pisa and Florence. From Pisa airport take trains via Pisa Centrale to Empoli (max 1 hour 45 minutes) - or if coming from Florence - direct to Certaldo (1 hour). From Certaldo take a taxi to San Gimignano. Note: Booking a taxi (via the office) to San Gimignano is recommended as there are not usually taxis waiting at Certaldo station. Alternatively, alight at Poggibonsi (approx. 12 minutes beyond Certaldo), then take a bus to San Gimignano (25 mins). Trains from Pisa airport and Florence to Certaldo cost ~€6-€8. Taxi costs to the first hotel: From Pisa ~€100; from Florence ~€100; from Certaldo ~€30. Prices may be significantly higher on Sundays and public holidays. Taxis can be booked via the ATG office. For more detailed travel information see Frequently Asked Questions.

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We calculate your fitness level on a scale from 1-5

Each of our trips is graded according to terrain and length of walking/cycling routes. Your fitness level will give an indication of which grade of walk might suit you.

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Each of our trips is graded according to terrain and length of walking/cycling routes, providing an indication of which grade of trip might suit you.

Fitness Legend

Grade 1

Gentle terrain, walking/cycling along good paths, tracks and quiet lanes, with a few short, usually gentle, ascents and/or descents.

Grade 2

Walking/cycling along well-established paths and tracks. Occasional loose (gravel) surfaces, and open meadows. Ascents and/or descents up to 1 hour.

Grade 3

Walking/cycling along a variety of paths, some stony in places, with ascents and/or descents of 1-2 hours.

Grade 4

Walking/cycling along a variety of paths and surfaces, occasionally challenging, with ascents and/or descents of 2-3 hours.

Grade 5

Challenging walking/cycling with a variety of terrain, some long days, and/or long ascents and/or descents.

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