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Trails of Hidden Tuscany TTY

Visiting: Italy
Trip Duration 8 Days

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Trails of Hidden TuscanyScores 8.8 out of 10 based on 36 reviews
(8 out of 10)


A beautiful part of the world, and a great chance to stay off the tourist trail in the rurality of Tuscany's hills. The agroturismo where we stayed was beautiful and really made the experience. With the exception of the Cinque Terre walk which was busy but stunning, the other trails were all very quiet, which was an added bonus!
Confirmed traveller: 15 May 2016
Published on: 13 June 2016
(9 out of 10)


Manningtree, Essex
Excellent tour with varied walks and a contrasting day off in Lucca. Downside was crowds in cinqueterre but they could not be avoided. Also suffered a bit of car sickness getting to start position of walks but this also was inevitable given how windy roads were
Confirmed traveller: 29 May 2016
Published on: 08 June 2016
(10 out of 10)


Loved every minute. Rupert and Angela were very welcoming, food was excellent,local and plentiful. The itinerary was varied and adaptable to the weather and Rupert was an excellent leader who looked after and encouraged everyone and the area was beautiful. Most relaxing week I've had in a long time and physical tiredness meant I slept like a log!
Confirmed traveller: 22 May 2016
Published on: 26 May 2016
(8 out of 10)


south petherton
Varied walking between villages in the mountains, along the coast & on the rest day in Lucca & on the final day in Pisa. The walking experience is very much weather dependent.
Also the walks can be very slippery if it is wet. The key attraction of this trip is the variety of beautiful landscapes within which to walk.
Meals are a highlight that are welcome after a wet walk. Accommodation is excellent with friendly & helpful hosts. Excellent guides with knowledge and enthusiasm.
Confirmed traveller: 15 May 2016
Published on: 18 May 2016
(8 out of 10)


Trip to coast was very long. Coastal path too busy.
Thoroughly enjoyed our holiday. Ben is a great guy, perfect leader. Angela is a chArming hostess, nothing is too much trouble.
Rupert also came up trumps on our free day , he provided transport to Lucca during one day train strike
All in all good fun.
Confirmed traveller: 24 April 2016
Published on: 26 April 2016
(10 out of 10)


Rupert and Angela and their farm were fantastic. The food and hospitality were outstanding. The photos don't do the trip justice. The walking was challenging but do-able and made the Italian homemade food and home grown wine all the more enjoyable at the end of the day! I was unaware of how mountainous northern Tuscany is and we went up to snow tipped peaks with stunning alpine views and to the coast in glorious sunshine. The variety was superb and I felt as if I was on a different holiday each day. I would reccomend this trip highly.
Confirmed traveller: 10 April 2016
Published on: 17 April 2016
(9 out of 10)

Confirmed traveller

An uncrowded area off the normal tourist routes(except for the busy Cinque Terre villages.)
Agriturismo La Costa was a very high quality conversion of old buildings run by a friendly local couple. Wholesome simple local food.
It is difficult to pick highlights from such a scenic area but I would say the Monte Forato arch, Cinque Terre walk and villages and the highest peak Monte Prado.
Most of us went to Lucca on our day off which is a wonderful compact city with walks on the intact city walls.
Where else would you get an Italian/Glaswegian bus driver and a bar owner of similar extraction straight out of Central Casting. The latter provided a multi course meal at a knock down price.
Confirmed traveller: 06 October 2015
Published on: 15 April 2016
(10 out of 10)


After joining many Explore treks this was my first Centre Based walking holiday. It was superb. The guide and his wife Angela made us very welcome. The accommodation and meals were excellent. The walking itinery was varied and the countryside incredibly beautiful. Rupert our guide has lived and worked in this wonderful valley for many years and gave us real insight into Tuscan life and culture. Our spare time was arranged with a rail journey to Lucca and a couple of evening meals in traditional restaurants. Overall a superb holiday and highly recommended.
Confirmed traveller: 10 April 2016
Published on: 11 April 2016
(10 out of 10)

Confirmed traveller

the highlights for me was the Cinque Terre coastal walk, the rock arch at Monte Forato and Appenine ridge walk to Tuscany's highest summit on the last day. I would highly recommend this tour if you enjoy walking and are looking for a break away in a beautiful, remote location.Ben was a fantastic leader, knowledgeable, fit, calm and had great leadership skills.
Confirmed traveller: 17 May 2014
Published on: 11 December 2015
(10 out of 10)


Calgary, Canada
Agriturismo was great! Hikes were well thought out. The isolation from the "big cities" and the true Tuscan experience was wonderful.
Make sure you understand what "moderate" means... 15kms with upwards of 800 vertical metres is a good challenge. Plan a full day in Pisa before meeting your tour in the late afternoon.
Confirmed traveller: 27 September 2015
Published on: 13 November 2015