The 2 most beautiful medieval gems: San Gimignano & Certaldo (Funicular Tour)

Simple the best tuscan funicular & wine tour in Tuscany since 1980


The Certaldo Funicular has been active since 1999, it is a 128 meters long route and will give you a great emotion enjoying a panorama of Tuscany aboard an inclined funicular that travels slowly and will take you to the upper part of the medieval village of Certaldo

San Gimignano

Next is the town of San Gimignano, also known for its beautifully preserved medieval towers . 14 left out of 72 initially built in the 13th century.

per adult from




8 hours


Hotel pickup available


Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Taxes
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Private transportation
    • Lunch - Lunch and Tasting (wine, olive oil, balsamic vinegar, truffle oil)
    • Tickets entrance for Funicular in Certlado
    • Alcoholic Beverages - Wine tasting
    What's excluded :
    • Tickets entrance for Museums
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Tuscany, Tuscany

    9.30 am Departure from Florence or its vicinities.
    10.30 am Through the beautiful Tuscan countryside approaching Certaldo admire the beautiful Chianti hills. We will guide you through the Chianti wine area. Then go up the hills of Chianti and arrive in Certaldo.

    Stop At: Certaldo, Certaldo, Tuscany

    The Certaldo funicular is a funicular transport line located in Certaldo, connecting Certaldo Basso (piazza Boccaccio) to the height of Certaldo Alto (Alberti gate).Visit Certaldo Alto (Unesco Heritage site)

    Stop At: Chianti Road, Italy

    12.30 am Departure from Certaldo to Chianti wine region and stop to visit a Tuscan winery where we stop for typical tuscany lunch and wine tasting (Vernaccia white Wine, Chianti Classico, Chianti Riserva, Brunello from Montalcino, Super Tuscan, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Truffle Oil, Vin Santo with Cantuccini)

    After the lunch and the wine tasting, driving along the Tuscany hills where you can see the different types of vineyards and olive grooves and arrive in San Gimignano.

    Stop At: San Gimignano, San Gimignano, Tuscany

    03.00 pm Visit San Gimignano (the unique medieval city of towers). The town of San Gimignano, also known for its beautifully preserved medieval towers. 14 left out of 72 initially built in the 13th century. We suggest you climb the Torre Grossa (Bigger Tower) and taste the best Gelato in the world at Antica Gelateria di Piazza.

    Stop At: Florence, Florence, Tuscany

    4.30 pm We go back to Florence where the tour would be end by 5:30 pm but only after making a stop at Piazzale Michelangelo for a panoramic appreciate the exceptional view of Florence.

    Note: During this excursion transport will be made in a de-luxe limousine or minivan or motorcoach which offers the maximum comfort, with air-conditioning, large panoramic windows and comfortable seats. The price includes scenic stop at Piazzale Michelangelo (heartbreathing view on Florence).

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    9.30am - Meet your Driver-Guide directly at your address. Welcome sign ULTIMATE TOURS. Please be so kind to be ready outside in timeAirports
    • Peretola Airport, Florence Italy
    • Pisa International Airport, Piazzale D'Ascanio, 1, 56121 Pisa PI, Italy
    Departure Time :
    9:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Stroller accessible
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


English - Guide

Age Req.


Fitness Req.


Group Size


Organised by ULTIMATE TOURS - We Are The Ultimate Travel Company For A Reason

Activity ID: V-147154P75

More like this

Is this your business?

If this is your business, Claim Your Listing so you can manage and update your profile through our Business Portal.

Or you can improve this listing by Suggesting an Edit .