Excursion from Montecatini Terme to Volterra

Volterra is one of the oldest towns of Tuscany, founded by the Etruscans. The history of this town back to VII century BC, long before the Roman Empire was established. The Etruscan civilization constituted a union of twelve cities. Volterra played an important role as a part of this state. With the arrival of the Romans, the city became part of the Roman Empire. It’s architecture, which combines elements of Etruscan and Roman cultures, makes this town truly unique. Volterra attracts cinematographists and serves them many movies were filmed here. For example “TWILIGHT” and “MEDICI: THE MAGNIFICENT” films. The city is famous for the production of fine and refined items from the natural alabaster rock.

Things to enjoy during this excursion:

Not far from Volterra, there is a sheep farm, where cheese is produced. Many people are familiar with Italian cheeses (parmesan, grana padano, mozzarella), but not many know about the pecorino cheese. Tuscany produces many variaties of pecorino – young and soft, matured and fragrant, well matured and saturated, with trouffles, with pepper…  This cheese complements the taste of wine greatly. You will have the opportunity to visit the cheese-producing farm and taste cheeses and dished made of cheese.

The price of cheese tasting at the farm starts at €35 per person, depending on the selected degustation type at the farm.


Dear tourists, we offer you tours to the city of Volterra. You can choose the duration and the variation of the tour, which suits you the best.  You can explore the city independently or accompanied by a professional tour guide.

The price of the tour does not include the price of professional tour guide services. If you would like to order tour guide services, please activate this service when submitting your order in the ordering form.

The price of the professional tour guide service in Volterra is €50 per hour. The minimum duration of the guided tour is two hours

The price of cheese tasting at the farm starts at €35 per person, depending on the selected degustation type at the farm.

The tour duration is considered to be from the moment of departure to the time of your arrival back. 


Travel time

  • from Montecatini  Terme to Voltrrra it’s approximately 3 hours, depending on the location of your hotel
  • from Volterra to montevatini Terme it’s approximately 3 hours, depending on the location of your hotel
  • from Volterra to the farm about 25 minutes

Landmarks in Volterra:

  • Priors ‘ Palace
  • Roman theatre
  • Museum of the Etruscan
  • Shops and workshops that produce alabaster products

Useful information:

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Why trust us:

  • Professional drivers who have received training and instructions passed all the necessary exams and have the CAP(KB) certificates.
  • Licensed cars (NCC) which have the right to enter historical centres of the cities, and seaports.
  • Fixed prices, regardless of the road traffic.
  • New cars of various classes.
  • Special insurance for the passengers, in case of a car accident.
  • Punctuality, responsibility, politeness, confidentiality, many years of work experience in the sphere of passenger transport.