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Walking along the Via Francigena in Tuscany

10 reasons why Via Francigena is cool

Ten reasons why you should follow in the footsteps of the pilgrims along the Via Francigena

The Via Francigena crosses four countries!


The Via Francigena can be covered on foot or by bike

The Via Francigena is an excellent way to see the Tuscan countryside

The Via Francigena skirts many historical sights and towns

Piazza Aranci in Massa
Piazza Aranci in Massa - Credit: Matteo Dunchi

You can do urban trekking

Orto de' Pecci in Siena
Orto de' Pecci in Siena - Credit: Kinzica Sorrenti

Along the Via Francigena many cultural events take place

The food is delicious along the Via Francigena

Buccellato by Aurelio Barattini
Buccellato by Aurelio Barattini - Credit: Aurelio Barattini

The Via Francigena is not crowded

Via Francigena and Monteriggioni
Via Francigena and Monteriggioni - Credit: Kinzica Sorrenti

The Via Francigena is for everyone

It’s not all about Francigena!

Francigena and Historical Hikes
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Francigena and Historical Hikes
Tuscany offers a huge variety of historic pilgrimage routes of immense scenic and cultural value.  continue...