Sublime renaissance architecture, exquisite art collections, romantic medieval towns and picturesque rolling hills covered in vineyards, olive groves and cypress trees -- Florence and Tuscany have all this and much more to delight every traveller. Your DK Eyewitness Top 10 travel e-guide ensures you'll find your way around Florence and Tuscany with absolute ease.

Our newly updated Top 10 travel e-guide breaks down the best of Florence and Tuscany into helpful lists of ten -- from our own selected highlights to the best museums, places to eat and shops.

You'll discover:

- Ten easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day-trip, a weekend, or a week
- Detailed Top 10 lists of Florence and Tuscany's must-sees, including detailed breakdowns of the Uffizi, the Duomo, Pitti Palace, San Gimignano, Campo dei Miracoli, Siena's Duomo, Siena's Campo and Palazzo Pubblico, Chianti, Cortona and Lucca
- Florence and Tuscany's most interesting areas, with the best places for shopping, dining, and sightseeing
- Inspiration for different things to enjoy during your trip - including children's activities and things to do for free
- Streetsmart advice get ready, get around, and stay safe

DK Eyewitness Top 10s have been helping travellers to make the most of their breaks since 2002.

Staying for longer and looking for a more comprehensive guide? Try our
DK Eyewitness Florence and Tuscany or DK Eyewitness Italy.

Table of Contents

  1. Welcome to Florence and Tuscany
  2. Exploring Florence and Tuscany
  3. Top 10 Florence and Tuscany Highlights
    1. The Uffizi, Florence
    2. The Duomo Group, Florence
    3. Pitti Palace, Florence
    4. San Gimignano
    5. Campo dei Miracoli, Pisa
    6. Siena’s Duomo
    7. Siena’s Campo and Palazzo Pubblico
    8. Chianti
    9. Cortona
    10. Lucca
  4. The Top 10 of Everything
    1. Medici Rulers
    2. Churches in Florence
    3. Churches outside Florence
    4. Museums
    5. Tuscan Masterpieces
    6. Hill Towns
    7. Villas and Gardens
    8. Spas and Resorts
    9. Tuscany for Children
    10. Wine Houses
    11. Restaurants
    12. Tuscany for Free
    13. Festivals
  5. Florence and Tuscany Area by Area
    1. Florence
    2. Around Florence
    3. Siena
    4. Eastern Tuscany
    5. Northwestern Tuscany
    6. Western Hill Towns
    7. Southern Tuscany
    8. The Southern Coast and Maremma
  6. Streetsmart
    1. Getting To and Around Florence and Tuscany
    2. Practical Information
    3. Places to Stay
  7. Phrase Book
  8. Maps
  9. Acknowledgments
  10. Copyright