Tuscany is a region of Italy with great artistic heritage. Its capital, Florence, is home to Michelangelo’s famous sculpture, David. If you are looking for one of the best destinations for adventure vacations for couples, this is the place.
Tuscany is both a romantic and adventure getaway. Imagine you and your beau pedaling together through rolling hills in the picturesque countryside. Cycling tours are aplenty in Tuscany. Cycling legends like Cipollini and Bettini trained in this panoramic district. It is no surprise to meet other cycling enthusiasts ply the same scenic route.
Tuscany’s vineyards produce some of the best wines in the region. Dine with your amour to Tuscan cuisine like steak Florentine and other dishes made from legumes, mushrooms, bread, cheese and fruits. Try a dessert like Paneforte di Siena. Cap the meal with a glass of wine such as Chianti or Brunello di Montalcino. Walk along the streets of Florence and marvel at the creations of the street artists. Visit the Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore, a Gothic cathedral and one of Italy’s largest churches. Shop at open markets in Florence and take home a souvenir or two. Italy is famous for their impeccable leather craftsmanship.
These are just glimpses of the many romantic activities you can enjoy in Tuscany. Start planning your European vacation today by checking out our travel itineraries online.