Tuscany, beautiful Italian region located in the central part of the country, its capital is the beautiful city of Florence, his heritage is shaped by its architecture, sculptures, paintings, so much so that six of the towns of this region were declared as World Heritage by UNESCO. Region beautiful spring countryside!.
Known also for its excellent wines and 120 nature reserves, home of great characters in the story as Dante Alighieri and Giovanni Boccaccio, Michelangelo, Piero della Francesca, Francesco Tetrarch, among many others. Tuscany has many attractions such as Florence, Pisa, Lucca, Cortona, Maremma, Crete Senesi and Siena.
Tourism in Tuscany is like stepping into the surrounding natural beauty everywhere, possessing a rich history that is seen in its culture, architecture and art. This region is ideal for rural tourism and to enjoy beautiful landscapes dominated by the intense green of its countryside adorned by the golden wheat fields, many old farmhouses, farm buildings away from the daily hustle and bustle of big cities, have been acclimated to serve lodgings respecting the style typical of the region where you can enjoy a unique experience in peace and quiet of a natural environment.
Access to the countryside of Tuscany is made by the cities of Rome or Florence, we suggest renting a car at the airport in Florence or Pisa, it is the best way to know more people hiding in the green countryside of the region But if you’ll be visiting a few days, we recommend using public transportation, since large cities are well connected by Trenitalia rail network and private bus companies.
Any month of the year is ideal for visiting the main cities of Tuscany, taking into account that in the winter months the days are shorter, and rainy, but if you want to rural tourism, the most appropriate season is between May and October. Spring is definitely the ideal time to enjoy the greenery of the fields where the poppies and colored flowers adorn the environment. The Tuscany Region has an exquisite Gastronomy as large handmade spaghetti, called pici, excellent meats, such as Florence and the Chianina, accompanied with exquisite wines like Brunello di Montalcino il Chianti and Vino Nobile di Montepulciano.
The region of Tuscany is a quiet area in which tourists will have no major problems during his visit. But Tuscany also has to offer to visitors, different shows, concerts, operas and ballet performed in halls and theaters in the cities of the region. Siena emphasizes in its cultural activity despite being a small town, Florence instead notable for its cultural festivals that are the delight of tourists, festivals like the Festival dei Popoli, Florence Biennale and Pitti Immagine are the most attractive. The city of Pisa is not far behind with its medieval festivals such as The Historical Regatta, the race in honor of St. Rainier, brightness, and the Gioco del Ponte.
Carnevale di Viareggio, certainly is a show with their parades and colorful costumes as well as fun to give everything. So from 7 to 28 February, the fun is guaranteed in Viareggio. Tuscany is waiting to show the beauty of rural landscapes and enjoy a unique holiday in touch with nature, history, culture and customs.