Excursions

Torre Prima Holidays is a complex situated in a position from which it is very easy and quick to get to other famous tourist destinations all over the world for their beauty and artistic treasures
San Gimignano, only 3 Km far from Torre Prima, unique for its architectures, small concentrated and noble, is a medieval village with ancient towers attracting people coming from everywhere.

Siena, laying on sweet hills, can be admired with all its simple beauty, winding in alleys, narrow streets,cramped suburbs and grand squares. Mostly famous for the Palio (the horses race at Piazza del Campo) occasion to renew the old rivalries between the neighbourhoods of the city.
Firenze is the jewel of our Tuscany: cradle of museums, work of arts, historical buildings and charm that can all be seen in one quick glance from Piazzale Michelangelo, a wide balcony place embracing all the city.
Volterra, small like San Gimignano, but evocative for its beauty wrapped up in ancient stone walls, is renowned for the alabaster mines, representing its beauty and for its archeological ruins dated back to Etrurian period.

 

Montepulciano presents itself to the visitors as in the Middle Ages, that is an ensemble of stone and brick buildings, on the edge of a rocking hill called Il Sasso. It is noteworthy for the wine Nobile di Montepulciano, ricognised as one of the most qualified and requested wines of these areas, conserved in cellars directly dig in the tuff and easly visitables.

 

 Also Montalcino is a medieval town, in the distance it can be admired its impressive fortress built by the Siena people, where to enjoy the view of the wonderful surrounding landscape; today it is mostly famous to be the native land of Brunello, the worldwide most appreciate and estimated red wine.

 

Monteriggioni is built on the top of a hill and the first thing you can note it is city wall surrounding the village with 14 towers, like a big stones crown; the village is small but it is a urban masterpiece.

 

Pisa is 13 Km far from the sea in a wide plain protected by the Pisano Mount. It is famous for its leaning tower and the Miracles Square, where it is possible to visit the beautiful Cathedral, the Baptistry and the Monumentary Cemetery.

 

San Galgano is famous for the uncovered church, result of the air raids during the last World War : the walls are intact instead the roof is completely collapsed. Closed to the abbey there is another church containing the famous sword in the rock.

 

Pienza is the miniature of a big reinassance town, not developed due to unlucky historical circustances. Very fascinating is also the country around it.

 

Lucca is an ancient and noble town, rich of churches and towers of the Common Age, reinassance buildings and nice streets. The oldest part of the town is hold in a well preserved circle of walls giving it a particular and typical aspect.