Romantic getaways in Tuscany
Are you planning a wedding or honeymoon or a romantic getaway with your loved one? Well, Tuscany makes for a perfect option as it has ready-to-book itineraries that carry all the romance of Italy. Nothing could be more romantic than to rent a villa in Tuscany countryside or book one of those true honeymoon hotels for a dreamy vacation. Just enjoy the togetherness with your other half on the rolling hills of Tuscany or the vineyards surrounded by a breathtaking panorama. This is your chance to impress your sweetheart and show your warm, fuzzy feelings. All you need to do is look for some inspiration in the small towns of Tuscany, with incredible views and savory flavors.
There are few provinces of Italy such as Tuscany that have so much to offer and so perfectly of as quintessentially Italian. Home to Italy’s best scenery, most iconic pasta dishes and the best wines, you will find that Tuscany is the perfect region to visit on your honeymoon or for some romance. Central Tuscany boasts of picturesque medieval hill towns, stunning scenery, and charming farmhouses. The Tuscan archipelago is perfect for those looking for sun and sand during their honeymoon in Italy. There are coasts with long and sandy beaches, rocky cliffs and steep headlands. Tuscany is indeed a region with many different facets.
Here are a couple of suggestions for you if looking for some romantic spots and getaways in Tuscany.
Florence is a city that is a synonym for art, beauty, and love. Plan a day in the magnificent city and with no precise routine. All you need to do is just wander on the cobbled stone streets, hand in hand with our partner and get lost in the lanes. Find the perfect wine & cheese shop and in your leisure time, indulge in some shopping. To top the day, make reservations at one of the specialty restaurants or buy a ticket for the opera.
The Tuscan Archipelago
Elba, Giglio, Capraia, Pianosa, Gorgona, Giannutri and Montecristo are the seven islands of the Tuscan Archipelago. Elba is the biggest of these islands, and each of those islands come with their own particular attraction. Nevertheless, the common factor among those islands is their fantastic landscapes and wild nature. Couples will never get bored of those beautiful panoramic views and lovely and characteristic urban areas. Walk hand in hand through the picturesque and winding streets and explore the coves near Punta Capel Rosso or the bay at Campese. Capraia is famous for snorkeling and scuba diving.
If you want to declare your love in a special way, then make a special visit to the Municipal Museum, for the Golden Tree, also known as the Tree of Love. The Golden Tree, in Lucignano, is known to strengthen the love promised between couples. The masterpiece from the 14th-15th century is a symbol of divine love and lovers love to exchange vows in front of its branches for good luck and eternal love. Later, you can explore the charming hamlet filled with small cafes and little vias.
Pistoia is well known for its unique and strong culture made of theater, concerts, and art. Get ready for a spectacular calendar of events in the fantastic town with so many hidden treasures. Explore those fabulous churches, the historic palazzos, and the underground passageways. Pistoia province is quite large and made of hilly and mountainous as well as valleys. One can go skiing or enjoy thermal baths, another important resource for the province of Pistoia. Enjoy some of the most renowned Italian artisan chocolates here.
Pienza towards the south of Luciano is a suggestive Renaissance gem. The picturesque town with its labyrinth of vias & vials is easy to get lost in. Just walk through its tiny streets, exploring its soul and right in the heart of the historical center, one will come across Via del Bacio (Street of the Kiss) and Via dell’Amore (Street of Love). What could be better than proposing your love here to your special one?
Located behind the Argentario, Orbetello stands in the center of the lagoon. The Orbetello lagoon is separated from the Tyrrhenian sea by the tomboli, low sandy bars. A part of a Natural Reserve, the road along the lagoon runs to the mainland. Enjoy the local culinary specialties in the lagoon, which is rich in fish. This is an ideal spot for those lovers looking for privacy, amazing views and great dining experience.
Cortona became popular and an international symbol with the film "Under the Tuscan Sun." The hilltop town captures the essence of Tuscany truly, what with its intriguing history, stone palazzos and quaint shops. Feast your eyes on the soft hills covered with low-lying forests and olive trees. Your love for each other will get a new life here, and there is plenty to do and see here. Just explore the town dotted with Etruscan tombs, delicious restaurants and do not miss the Etruscan museum.
If you are still not able to make your mind on your romantic getaway or how to impress your sweetheart, then simply settle down in any of the beautiful spots of Tuscany and watch the sunset. No matter where you are in Tuscany, you are sure to enjoy an incredible show. Just opt for a skyline of the city of Siena or the rolling hills of Val d’Orcia or the Terrace in Livorno. Wherever you choose to go, you are sure to enjoy an unforgettable souvenir of your time as you enjoy the panoramic view together.