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Duration tour: 8 hours
This tour is designed for those who want to spend a relaxing day in the rolling hills of Tuscany, among olive groves and vineyards, in one of the most evocative region in Italy. You will see places rich in art, history and charm, old towns where you can taste typical Italian food, extra fine wine and visit the traditional handicraft workshops. The first stop is Montepulciano, between the Valdichiana and the Val d’Orcia. Its origins date back to the Etruscans in the fourth century B.C. and it is very famous for its excellent vineyards from which the Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG is produced. Here in Montepulciano, you will see the narrow streets of medieval origin and the “new” structures of the town such as: the Piazza Grande, the Cathedral, the Town Hall, the Well of Griffins and of the Lions, the Fortress and the Church of St. Blaise. The second stop of the tour is Pienza, a splendid Renaissance architecture model an example of which is the Palazzo Piccolomini, the summer residence of Enea Silvio Piccolomini, Pope Pius II. The architectural complex was the realization of the ambitious project of humanistic ideal city of Pius II. Pienza is a famous city, both for its historical and artistic heritage, and for its cheese that you should taste with local honey and jams. The tour continues with the next stop Montalcino. Situated in the heart of southern Tuscany, it is known for the production of Brunello wine. The imposing ancient castle of Montalcino remind us of its medieval origin, being its walls and towers still intact. Inside the main tower of the fortress, you will find one of the oldest and most famous wine bars where you can drink good wine and enjoy one of the best and most traditional Tuscan food. Our itineraries can be personalized according to your exigencies.
- Pick up and Drop off at your hotel
- Luxury air conditioned vehicle
- Professional driver
- Tolls, parking and luggage handling
- Flexible itinerary
- Admission fees if not mentioned
- Complete information are included in your reservation voucher.
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