Visit beautiful San Gimignano in Tuscany, Italy
and stay in a fine accommodation like a vacation rental. With options like villa and apartment rentals available, why not stay for a visit. Set on a hill in the green Tuscan countryside. The city is a mix of past occupiers - Pisan, Florentine, and medieval Sienese.The city is known as the city of Beautiful Towers
. Once landscaped with 72 towers, only 14 survive today. UNECO has named San Gimignano, Italy a world heritage site
for its architecture and is best described as a classic, Medieval walled, hill town. San Gimignano is home to just over 7000 people. Annually, more than 3 million people visit the town and up to 160 tour buses have been seen in the bus park at one time. When the tour buses leave, people take pleasure in the relaxed town by enjoying a classic tuscan meal and turning in for the night at one of many accommodation choices (apartment rentals, farms, house rentals or villa rentals). Villas are a popular choice of many accommodations in San Gimignano
If you're looking for a vacation rental in San Gimignano, like a villa rental, Owner Direct Vacation Rentals will assist you in finding your best lodging option. Choose from a condo rental, to a house or an apartment rental, or even stay in a villa rental. On the third Saturday and Sunday of June annually, the Medieval Costume Festival
is held in San Gimignano. This is a great event for the entire family to enjoy. The festival fills the streets and squares with medieval reenactments along with art and craft markets. It's easy to make a day trip to another city in Italy from San Gimignano. Rome
is about a 3 hour drive from San Gimignano while Florence
is just over 50 km away.
The San Gimignano area is filled with vineyards and is well known for the production of wine, Vernaccia di San Gimignano. This is one of the most well known wines
in all of Italy and hosts a golden yellow color. Find accommodations in San Gimignano through Owner Directs website and stay for a Tuscan wine tour. Olive oil
is also produced in San Gimignano since the area has the best soil, weather and trees to produce the olives. Lastly, Saffron is a spice and is grown best in the San Gimignano area. Through the Owner Direct website, it makes it fast and easy to find and compare our wide selection of vacation rentals (condo rentals, villa rentals, house rentals, apartment rental, etc.).