Motorcycle Tour 10 The Hill Towns of Tuscany
Motorbike 10 Hill Towns of Tuscany – Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance
Tour 10 of Toby Ballentine's excellent book "Motorcycle Journeys through Western Europe" starts the reader and prospective traveller at the beautiful city of Siena then swings across vineyards and rolling fields visiting the hill towns of Tuscany. Montepulciano, Cortona, Arezzo, Lucca and San Grimignano rise like pantheons as you ride beside vineyards and rolling hills. Spend a day in Florence, and then journey up to the remote villages of Cinque Terre along the Ligurian coast before heading back through Pisa to Sienna.
Distance 524 miles 838 km
Suggested Time 6-7 days
2 Michelin regional maps at a scale of 1:400,000 cover this tour or alternatively 3 local maps are also available at a scale of 1:200,000.