The Amazing Tuscany Countryside Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

599073


Categories

Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Food and Wine, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. I can create a customized tour totally kids friendly (with activities and the right amount of walking time)

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced), Italian (fluent), Spanish (advanced)

A day trip in Montepulciano and Pienza: visit the villages, enjoy the food, wine and the views


Discover two Unesco world heritage sites: the town of Pienza, a typical Renaissance village, and Val d'Orcia. Surrounded by spectacular views, in the morning we'll take some time to visit Montepulciano, a characteristic medieval town, and have a lunch break for wine and local food tasting into a historical cellar of a renowned Winery. We'll taste the famous pecorino, typical goat cheese, and drink Tuscan red wine Nobile di Montepulciano.
In the afternoon we'll move to Pienza and visit the village where everything is built to recreate the perfect ideal city of Renaissance: Piazza Pio II, The Cathedral, Palazzo Piccolomini, Palazzo Borgia, Palazzo Comunale.

Itinerary

In Montepulciano:
- Piazza Grande
- Palazzo comunale
- Duomo
In Pienza:
- The Cathedral,
- Piazza Pio II,
- Palazzo Piccolomini,
- Palazzo Borgia,
- Palazzo Comunale
- the love route.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Suggested by Guide: Piazza Guido Monaco, Arezzo https://www.google.com/maps/place/Piazza+Guido+Monaco,+52100+Arezzo+AR,+Italy/@43.4629974,11.8759094,16.5z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x132bed5b52bc65ab:0xa8c6f75a607912d!8m2!3d43.4633532!4d11.8777959

Duration: 7 hours

The tour duration includes the time for transportation from our starting point, Arezzo.
There is 40 min by car to get to the villages.

Transportation

We'll get to the villages with a modern comfortable car, with ac, and private driver.
Once we get to the villages, it's a walking tour.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: Bottle of spring water per person
Lunch: food and wine tasting in Montepulciano

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Euro - When you get to Montepulciano and Pienza, and you taste the local cuisine you will not be able decide when to stop.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs

Other: You are responsible for any purchases of a personal nature

Restrictions

No restrictions

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    599073


    Categories

    Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Food and Wine, Day Trip / Out of Town

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. I can create a customized tour totally kids friendly (with activities and the right amount of walking time)

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (advanced), Italian (fluent), Spanish (advanced)

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