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romantic things to do in Tuscany

The mere experience of being surrounded by the Tuscan atmosphere with your loved one is enough to make you feel the purest form of romance. It doesn’t matter what you do, where you visit, or where you eat. The Tuscan aura is fantastic and ideal for experiencing the most romantic moments of your life. Tuscany offers breathtaking landscapes throughout the year, delightful villages to visit and explore, delectable cuisine to taste, and surprises that will leave you fascinated. To live the best authentic experience, here are some of the most romantic things to do in Tuscany that you will absolutely adore. 

Romantic Things to Do in Tuscany

Hot-air Balloon Flights in Tuscany

romantic things to do in Tuscany

Flying in a hot air balloon over the stunning landscapes of Tuscany is an unforgettable experience. You can enjoy the beauty of the Chianti area with its outstanding vineyards, the city of Florence with its magnificent monuments and iconic places, Siena with its medieval town, or San Gimignano with its towers and dreamy surroundings. This is one of the most romantic activities you can do in Tuscany. 

Options: Balloon in TuscanyFirenze MongolfiereTuscany Ballooning

Romantic Dinner or Picnic in a Vineyard

romantic things to do in Tuscany

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A wine tasting in a vineyard can be a great experience, but for a more romantic option, consider an intimate dinner among the vineyards as you admire the beautiful Tuscan night sky illuminated by the moon. Savor delicious, typical Tuscan dishes paired with excellent wines to make the occasion even more special. Alternatively, you could also enjoy an evening picnic in the vineyard, surrounded by nature.

Options: Querceto di CastellinaVilla la ValianaTenuta Torciano

Florence Boat Ride along Arno River

A boat ride on the Arno River is considered the most romantic tour in Florence. It provides a unique and breathtaking view of the city from a different perspective. During the ride, you’ll pass under some of the most iconic structures in the city, such as the Ponte Vecchio, while enjoying a delicious aperitif. Additionally, you’ll have the opportunity to watch a beautiful sunset from the river.

Option: Arno Boat, Florence Town

Aperitivo on a Rooftop Bar in Florence

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Watching the views and sunsets can add romance and excitement to the activities we enjoy with our partners. For instance, enjoying an aperitif on one of the beautiful terraces that overlook the stunning historic center of Florence is an excellent idea. The combination of good music, exquisite cocktails, delicious finger foods, and the view of the sunset is a perfect way to celebrate love.

Options: Loggia Roof BarAngel Roofbar & DiningView on Art Cocktail BarLa Terraza Rooftop Bar

Luxury Villa Getaway in Tuscany

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Staying in a cozy villa in the Tuscan hills, yet equipped with all the necessary comforts and luxuries, is a plan that never fails. It offers the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, allowing you to enjoy the slow pace of life. Additionally, you can make your experience even more special by adding activities such as spa visits, romantic dinners, wine tastings, and more, depending on what your chosen location has to offer.

Options: Villa San MicheleBorgo Santo PietroThermae

Hot Spring in Tuscany

Tuscany is well-known for its abundant thermal spring water, which can be found in natural settings as well as city spas. The benefits for our skin are diverse, but more importantly, they provide an opportunity to rejuvenate and relax our lives. Therefore, it is an ideal activity for couples as they can enjoy this experience together and connect over the pleasure it brings.

Options: Terme Saturnia, Petriolo, Bagni di Pisa, Bagni San Filippo

Hi! My name is Yareli, and I am a travel and food writer from the Dominican Republic currently living in the breathtaking Tuscany region of Italy. As a traveler, I'm constantly seeking out new destinations to explore and learn about. My passion for travel and culture has led me to focus on writing about the fascinating histories, customs, and cuisines of the places I visit. Whether I'm sampling the local street food in a bustling city or savoring a gourmet meal in a quaint village, I'm always eager to share my experiences with others.