Pienza & Montepulciano

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Tour Number

Activity Level

3235


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Food and Wine, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (fluent), Italian (fluent), Portuguese (conversational)

Cheese & wine: Just like in the movies


A visit to Pienza, the city created by Pope Pius II, twice the property of Unesco, immortalized in memorable films like the English Patient and home of pecorino cheese. Continuing on to Montepulciano in search of Renaissance buildings which have enchanted the directors of New Moon and A Midsummer Night's Dream, among others. . We conclude with a Rosso di Montepulciano and Nobile di Montepulciano tasting in a true cathedral of wine.

Itinerary

A visit to Pienza, the city created by Pope Pius II, twice the property of Unesco, immortalized in memorable films like the English Patient and home of pecorino cheese. Continuing on to Montepulciano in search of Renaissance buildings which have enchanted the directors of New Moon and A Midsummer Night's Dream, among others. . We conclude with a Rosso di Montepulciano and Nobile di Montepulciano tasting in a true cathedral of wine

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pienza In the Dante Square

End location: Winery in Montepulciano

Duration: 3 hours

Transportation

walking tour

What’s Included

Other: The cost includes the visit to Pienza and Montepulciano, a historical winery and a Rosso di Montepulciano and Nobile di Montepulciano wine tasting

What’s Extra

Other: food, souvenirs or museum entrances

A Recent Review of this tour

Roberta is a great friendly and knowledgeable guide. She is enthusiastic, accommodating and speaks great English. She made our trip special
Rich Dragotta

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