» In April the weather is pleasant and prices are reasonable.
» High summer can be hot away from the coast and crowded on the coast.
» Most attractions stay open to sundown during summer.
Low Season (Nov-Mar)
» Accommodation bargains abound, but many hotels close for the season.
» Some tourist information offices close.
» Many restaurants close for annual holidays.
Turismo in Toscana ( www.turismo.intoscana.it ) Official Tuscan tourism authority site.
Toscana & Chianti News ( www.toscanaechiantinews.com ) News and listings.
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