- Tuscany Family holidays
Take a break in Tuscany and experience Italy's most iconic landscape, with the area famed for its open hillsides and vineyards that reach to the horizon and beyond. There are individual landmarks too, like the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and together the countryside and the cities make a diverse range of different attractions to enjoy with your kids. family holidays in Tuscany can take it all in, although you might find you want to return again and again in future years if you feel like one visit just wasn't enough for a true taste of everything the region has to offer.
Family-friendly wine tastings
You might think a vineyard visit would be unsuitable for a family holiday in Tuscany, but it doesn't have to be. Many of the local vineyards have diversified so that as well as tasting their wine, you can have a lavish meal on a sun-soaked terrace that looks out over the neat rows of the vines themselves. The kids will love the delicious authentic local food, which is the epitome of the Mediterranean diet with its fresh flavours, and they can go and explore the maze-like grapevines while you sample a few glasses of the grapes' produce.
Watch the world go by
A relaxing way to spend an hour or two is just to watch the world pass by, and cheap family holidays in Tuscany give you a chance to do that. Head into one of the towns or cities, get yourself a fresh Italian coffee and a traditional lemonade for the kids, and take a seat outside one of the many little cafes. This is a holiday hotspot loved the world over, and you should be able to spot a diverse range of different cultures passing by while you enjoy your drink or snack.
Why Tuscany for a family break?
With its gorgeous countryside and world famous architecture in its cities, a family holiday in Tuscany has so much to offer for visitors of all ages. You'll love the atmosphere and the tranquillity of the rural areas, there are plenty of activities to keep the kids occupied, but it's also a great learning opportunity and a chance for them to experience a really inspiring part of the world - it's really no surprise that artists and writers from all over the world head to Tuscany when they need to find their motivation again.
Why Tuscany is so great for families
The people of Tuscany love children and always go out of their way to make sure that young visitors are just as well catered for as their parents. Incredible landscapes, tranquil countryside and incredible food can all be enjoyed during family holidays to Tuscany. You'll also discover a fantastic variety of family-focused attractions, suitable for kids of all ages. All of this, combined with a pleasant climate and Tuscany's famously laid-back lifestyle, ensures that tired families will have little trouble unwinding during their time in this unforgettable part of Italy.