Things To Do In Tuscany | Natural Retreats
Tuscany Guide
with xplore expert Stacey T.

Why We Love Tuscany

Tuscany's idyllic undulating landscapes, pine edged beaches and rolling vineyards are the perfect setting for a quintessential Italian adventure! Whether you want to absorb the captivating renaissance art, explore the breath-taking national parks or feast on the humble and delicious regional cuisine, we're here to help. To encourage you to make the most of your visit, our travel expert Louise has outlined a sample 3-day itinerary for you to enjoy.

Captivating architecture, award-winning vineyards, breath-taking mountain vistas and a culture brimming with Italian provincial charm are just some of the reasons why families & couples flock to Tuscany for an indulgent escape or romantic getaway! Perfectly suited for those looking to blend peaceful countryside living with picturesque coastal adventures, this stunning region is popular with families and friends wanting to bask in the warming glow of regional Italy.

DAY 01

Sun, Sea & Relaxation

Spend your first day in Tuscany acclimatising, by exploring the Migliarino San Rossore Massaciuccoli Park. Lounge on the 23km of pine woodland-edged beaches, and enjoy the cooling sea breezes, before lighting a BBQ and tucking into some delicious Tuscan ingredients. With visitor centres dotted around the park, you can also sign up for horse riding, nature trails and canoeing if you're looking for more adventure.

Into The Wild

DAY 02

The City Of Culture

Spend a day in the city of Pisa today, soaking in the culture and feasting on the finest foods.


The Leaning Tower of Pisa

Take the tourist trail and arrive early to avoid the crowds


University Botanical Gardens

Enjoy a picnic here away from the hustle & bustle of the city


Casciana Terma Spa

End the day with soothing thermal baths - the ultimate destress tool!

La Dolce Vita

DAY 03

Eat, Drink & Be Merry

Spend a long lazy day navigating the local vineyards, testing out the most delicious grapes and learning about traditional wine-making techniques. After you've had your fill of award-winning bouquets, settle in to a sunset-backed dinner at a local boutique restaurant where you can tuck into hearty dishes such as fetunta, panzanella and pleady of pane!

Vineyards Galore

Local Tips & Expertise

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Stacey T.

Xplore Team Member

The hidden sanctuaries in the breath-taking Tuscan countryside are the perfect way to discover the traditional side of Italy.